Memorial Day Ceremony Press Release
Memorial Day Ceremony to be hosted at Pensacola’s Veterans Memorial Park

Media Contact: Rob Gregg 850-529-4350

Event Date: Sunday, May 28, 2023

Place: Veterans Memorial Park of Pensacola

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Pensacola, Fla. – The Veterans Memorial Park Foundation of Pensacola invites active-duty military personnel, veterans, families and all community members to attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at the park, scheduled for Sunday, May 28th at 1 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, 200 S. 10th Avenue in Pensacola.


This year’s guest speaker is Dan Shugart, popular and well-known sports director at WEAR-TV3.


A Marine Corps Color Guard will present the colors and the Pensacola Opera Chorus will perform a patriotic medley of songs. In addition, the Blue Anchor Belles will sing an assortment of 40’s and 50’s and patriotic style music, and McGuire’s Pipe Band will also be featured at the ceremony. A Marine Corps bugler and honor guard will close the ceremony by rendering honors.


“We owe a debt of gratitude to those who have given their lives in the service of our great nation,” said Veterans Memorial Park Foundation of Pensacola President, Rob Doss. “Memorial Day is set aside to honor and remember these men and women so that their service and their sacrifice is never forgotten.”


Additional information about Veterans Memorial Park may be found at  


The Memorial Day Ceremony is open to the public and we extend an invitation to everyone to participate. We thank our community for your continued support as we carry on the legacies of those who are remembered and honored at Veterans Memorial Park.


MEDIA NOTE: To arrange interviews or for more information, please contact Veterans Memorial Park Board Member Rob Gregg at (850)529-4350.



Veterans Memorial Park of Pensacola honors the memory of those who have sacrificed their lives in the service and defense of our nation. Veterans Memorial Park exists as a place of repose and veneration in remembrance of the fallen.

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