New Market Day Parade & Ceremony

New Market Day Parade & Ceremony
New Market Day Parade & Ceremony
Venue
Virginia Military Institute
Address
Virginia Military Institute
Letcher Ave to VMI Parade Grounds
Lexington, VA 24450
Region Shenandoah Valley
Locality Lexington City
Date(s)/Time:
Thursday, May 15, 2014 (2:30 PM-3:30 PM)
Phone: (540) 464-7207
Visitor Center: (540) 463-3777
Website www.vmi.edu

Every May 15, the Virginia Military Institute honors those cadets who fought and died in the Battle of New Market. Cadets march in a full dress parade, roll is called for cadets who "died on the Field of Honor" and wreaths are placed on the graves of those buried on VMI grounds. Free and open to the public.




Last Updated: 7/23/2012 3:18 PM
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