A Memorial Day ceremony honoring military members will occur at 8:30 a.m. May 29 at the New Braunfels Veterans Memorial located at 3030 W. San Antonio St. in front of the New Braunfels Police Headquarters.

The overview

The city of New Braunfels will be partnering with multiple local agencies, and city staff will join members of the New Braunfels community in celebration. Groups expected to be in attendance include:
  • VFW Post 7110
  • American Legion Post 179
  • Cadets from the New Braunfels High School and Canyon High School Junior ROTC programs
  • Members of the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee
  • New Braunfels Noon Lions Club
  • Comal Community Band
What they are saying

“The city of New Braunfels is honored to be a part of this event commemorating those who have died in service to our great country,” former New Braunfels Mayor Rusty Brockman said. “I would encourage all residents to attend this ceremony or to take time out of their long holiday weekend to honor the sacrifices made by the service men and women who have died while in active duty in the United States armed forces.”

What’s happening?
  • Patriotic music
  • Rifle salute
  • Wreath placement
  • Flag lowering
  • Comments from various speakers and elected officials
More about the city of New Braunfels events can be found at www.newbraunfels.gov.