The event begins at 10:30 am at the Presidio Main Post Parade Ground. A parade led by the 91st Division Color Guard Pipes and Drum Band will proceed to the nearby National Cemetery.
At 11 am, the formal ceremony will include a laying of wreaths, remarks, a reading of the Gettysburg address, music by Pleasanton Community Concert Band, and a 21 gun salute. The ceremony will be followed by tours led by National Park Service rangers. A 1 pm Memorial Day event will follow at the Presidio Interfaith Center.
Park near the Presidio Officers’ Club, 50 Moraga Avenue, on the Main Post. For more information, call the Presidio Events Line at (415) 561-5500.
Official Website: http://www.presidio.gov/calendar/memorial.htm
Added by folkie on May 17, 2007