The flag will be lowered at 10 a.m. with taps playing and then the “Star-Spangled Banner” will be sung by Barbara Cooper. State Rep. Dan Flynn and Field McConnell, from Wisconsin, who flew the F-4 Phantom Jet for seven years, will speak.
Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served for free.
The program will end at 2 p.m.
TYLER MEMORIAL PARK
More than 500 people are expected to attend.
A flyby of four F-16s is scheduled along with a rifle salute.
Local veterans will speak. Taps will be played, along with the “Armed Forces Medley” and “God Bless America.”
A procession of veterans also will be a part of the event.
All Smith County and federal courts will be closed.
Tyler ISD, Tyler Junior College, Texas College and The University of Texas at Tyler will be closed.
Some Tyler city offices plan to close today to observe the Memorial Day holiday.
Tyler Solid Waste will not run Monday. Routes normally collected on today and Tuesday will be picked up a day later. There are no changes to Thursday and Friday collections.
Tyler Pounds Regional Airport will be open throughout the holiday, but administrative offices will be closed.
The airport administrative offices will be closed on today. Airport customers should contact their airline or check the airport website at www.TylerAirport.com for special holiday travel schedules.
The Tyler Public Library plans to close today.
Tyler Transit, Tyler Municipal Court, Gallery Main Street, Parks and Recreation offices, Rose Garden Center and Tyler Water Utilities are closed today.
For more information, visit www.cityoftyler.org.
Bullard City Hall will be closed today.
City of Jacksonville offices will be closed today.