Memorial Day Celebration - Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum Trust, Inc.

Memorial Day Celebration

Joseph A. Dugan, Jr. Hall of Valor Induction Ceremony
November 26, 2018
Glory Denied: Pittsburgh Opera at Soldiers & Sailors
December 6, 2018
May 27, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
4141 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15213
Amber McBride


This rain or shine event is FREE and open to the public. Honor those who have served our country at our annual Memorial Day Celebration.

At 11am we begin the day with a ceremony paying tribute to our fallen PA service members from the war on terrorism.

In recognition of the 75th anniversary of D-Day, Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum presents a special exhibit highlighting artifacts from the museum’s collection that have a relevant connection to this historic event. The display is in exhibit number 20 which is located in the North Hall.

Throughout the afternoon enjoy family-friendly activities like crafts, face painting, balloon art and a bouncy house. Try your luck at winning a prize at one of our afternoon contests. reasonably priced BBQ favorites hot off the grill from Pgh Barbeque Company, as well as cold beverages, desserts and other novelties.

At 3pm our ensemble- in- residence, The Brass Roots, will perform a live concert featuring patriotic classics and a military medley, followed by Taps to close out the day.

Veteran Community Tables include Pittsburgh Hires Vets, Friends of Pittsburgh Fisher House, Dept of Military & Veterans Affairs and Operation Troop Appreciation. Operation Troop Appreciation will be conducting a collection drive onsite. All items collected are used for Active-Duty Wish-List and Veteran Welcome Home Programs.

Join us, and honor them with your presence.


Memorial Day Celebration Presented by:

National Physique Committee of the USA, Inc.

The John G. Rangos Sr. Charitable Foundation

Thank you to our additional sponsors:

McCormick Dorman VFW Post #694

American Legion Post #902

American Telecom

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Col Samuel D Foster Chapter 76

South Fork VFW Home Association

Patton VFW Post 779

FireDex of Pittsburgh

Keystone Mountain Lakes Regional Council of Carpenters

Department of Military and Veterans’ Services of Allegheny County