-- Various Memorial Day events to honor veterans will take place over the three-day weekend.
Palm Mortuary will hold its 49th Annual Memorial Day service on Monday, May 26 in honor of those who have lost their lives defending the United States.
Speakers will include Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Congresswoman Dina Titus, and representatives from the offices of Senators Harry Reid and Dean Heller. Guests will also be treated to performances by a singer and bugler.
- The event at the Palm Mortuary's downtown location will start at 8:30 with coffee and refreshments available. The service will start at 9 a.m. The location is 1325 N. Main St.
- There will also be services at Palm Mortuary in Henderson at 88 S. Boulder Highway. It begins at 11 a.m. in the large chapel.
- Palm Northwest will host a ceremony at 2 p.m. at 6710 N. Jones Boulevard.
The Nevada Department of Veterans Services will hold a ceremony:
- Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City1900 Veterans Memorial Drive Ceremonies begin at 1 pm.