WAA Events


HART Ceremony

HART Ceremony

The HART (Honoring Allies and Remembering Together) Ceremony is held on the U.S.-Canadian Border Bridge in Calais, Maine at 10:00am.

Touch-a-Truck & Trucking Awards

Touch-a-Truck & Trucking Awards

12:00pm-4:30pm Touch-a-Truck Event and Trucking Awards Ceremony-Narraguagus HS Harrington Join Wreaths Across America for our Touch-A-Truck Event featuring the big rigs hauling remembrance wreaths and law enforcement agencies. A free concert and our annual trucking awards will also be held at Narraguagus H.S. followed by a fireworks display.

 

 

 

Truckers Appreciation Dinner

Truckers Appreciation Dinner

Dinner and send off at Wreaths Across America Headquarters.

Escort in Maine Day 1

Escort in Maine Day 1

(All schedules are subject to change)

9:10am Arrive at TJ MAXX, High Street Ellsworth, ME.

9:20am Ceremony Begins

10:20am Ceremony ends

10:30am Leave TJ Maxx

12:00pm Arrive at Bank of America, 21 Schoodic Drive Belfast, ME.

12:10pm Lunch/ceremony begins

1:00pm Lunch ends

1:15pm Leave Bank of America

3:00pm Arrive at Medomack Valley High School, 320 Manktown Rd Waldoboro, MA

4:30pm Leave Medomack Valley High School, Route 1 South to 295 Brunswick to Yarmouth Route 1, to Falmouth, into Portland, ME

6:15pm Arrive at Elks Lodge 1945 Congress Street Portland, ME

Escort Maine, NH & Mass.

Escort Maine, NH & Mass.

(All schedules are subject to change)

7:00am Arrive at Westbrook Middle School 471 Stroudwater Street Westbrook, ME

7:15am Ray Richardson's radio show begins

8:30am Leave Westbrook Middle School, 95 South to Scarborough exit.

9:45am Arrive at Kennebunk High School 89 Fletcher Street, Kennebunk, ME

10:00am Ceremony begins

10:45am Ceremony ends

11:00am Depart Kennebunk High School Route 1 South

11:45am Arrive at Kittery Trading Post Route 1 Kittery

12:00pm Ceremony begins

12:45pm Ceremony ends 1:00pm Depart Kittery Trading Post, Route 1 south to 95

1:45pm Arrive at American Legion Post 35, 69 High Street Hampton, NH

2:00pm Ceremony begins

2:45pm Ceremony ends

3:00pm Depart New Hampshire for Massachusetts

4:45pm Escort arrives at Topsfield Fairgrounds, 207 Boston street

5:30pm Dinner/Ceremony begins

6:30pm Ceremony ends

7:30pm Depart fairgrounds for Marlborough, MA

Escort Mass. & CT

Escort Mass. & CT

(All schedules are subject to change)

8:15am Escort departs for Vincent F. Picard American Legion Post 234 345 Hudson Street Northborough, MA

8:45am Ceremony Begins

9:45am Ceremony Ends

9:45am Depart for Uncasville, CT

11:00am Escort arrives at St. Bernard School 1593 Norwich-New London Turnpike Uncasville, CT

11:15am Ceremony begins

12:30pm Ceremony ends

12:45pm Depart St. Barnard School 2:00pm Escort arrives at the Savin Rock Community School, 50 Park Street, West Haven, CT

2:15pm Ceremony begins

3:00pm Ceremony ends

3:15pm Depart

4:30pm Escort arrives at St. Ann Club 16 Hendricks Avenue Norwalk, CT

5:00pm Dinner and ceremony begins

6:30pm Dinner and ceremony ends

Escort Day 4 NY & NJ

Escort Day 4 NY & NJ

(All schedules are subject to change)

7:00am Escort hits the road

7:15am TBD

7:50am TBD

8:15am TBD

8:45am Escort travels to Liberty Park 200 Morris Pesin Drive, Jersey City, NJ

10:00am Arrive at Liberty Park

10:15am Ceremony begins at Liberation Memorial

11:00am Ceremony ends

11:20am Depart liberty Park, travel to Holmdel, NJ

12:30pm Arrival at Vietnam Memorial Museum, 1 Memorial Lane Holmdel NJ.

1:15pm Ceremony begins

2:30pm Ceremony ends

3:00pm Ceremony ends

3:15pm Depart Vietnam Memorial Museum, travel to Bordentown, NJ

4:15pm Escort arrives at Petro Stop, 402 Rising Sun Rd Bordentown, NJ

Escort Day 5 Delaware & Maryland

Escort Day 5 Delaware & Maryland

(All schedules are subject to change)

7:00am Escort leaves hotel for Silver Lake Elementary School, Middletown Delaware, 200 E Cochran St

9:00am Escort Arrives at Silver Lake Elementary 9:15am Ceremony Begins

10:30am Depart

11:00am Arrive at Smyrna Rest Area 5500 North DuPont Highway, Smyrna, DE

12:30pm Depart Rest Area for Stevensville, MD

2:00pm TBD

2:15pm TBD

3:00pm TBD

5:00pm Arrive at American Legion Post Stevensville MD (around the corner from school)

5:15pm Dinner Stop. Trucks will park overnight in American Legion Lot

Friday in D.C.

Friday in D.C.

(All schedules are subject to change)

7:00am Escort Departs for D.C.

TBD Pentagon

TBD Vietnam Wall, World War II Memorial, Korean Memorial

TBD Evening Event

The Maine Sheriff's Association joins us in Washington, D.C. for several wreath-laying ceremonies at the Pentagon's 9-11 Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, World War II Memorial and Korean War Memorial.

National Wreaths Across America Day

National Wreaths Across America Day

(All schedules are subject to change)

The Escort to Arlington arrives for the twenty-fifth year of paying tribute to our fallen. Thousands of volunteers will help lay remembrance wreaths as we SAY THEIR NAMES.

9:30am Opening ceremonies begin at the McClellan Arch.

Wreath-laying ceremonies are as follows:

10:30am - President Taft's Monument.

11:00am -  President Kennedy 's Memorial

11:30am -  USS  Maine Monument

12:00pm - Tomb of the Unknown