Memorial Day parade: 8:30-11:30 a.m. May 27; Adjacent from the Beaufort National Cemetery on Rodgers St.; 843-682-4171. Artie Heape will be the Parade Grand Marshal. Following the parade, there will be a community service remembrance for fallen American service members.
Memorial Day celebration: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 25-27; $9, $8 ages 62-plus, $5 ages 6-17, free 5 and younger, $5 parking; Fort McAllister State Historic Park, 3894 Fort McAllister Rd., Richmond Hill. tour the fort and museum, Saturday events include cannon and musket firings each hour.
Cruise In Discount: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 27; Savannah Classic Cars Dealer and Museum, 248, E. Lathrop Ave.; 912-235-2347. Bring your classic car and enjoy a discounted admission of $6 for the day. Free hotdogs and water. All military members have free admission.
Free park admission: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 27; Oatland Island Wildlife Center, 711 Sandtown Rd.; 912-395-1212. Military veterans are welcome to tour the grounds and visit the animals of Oatland for free with Military ID out of appreciation for their sacrifices.
Memorial Day Trail Ride: 1 p.m. May 27; Lakeview Plantation: Equestrian Outfitters, 757 Cedar Knoll Rd.; 803-584-0689. Come and celebrate Memorial Day with a trail ride.
Putting for Patriots: 10 a.m. May 25-10 p.m. May 27; Pirate’s Island Adventure Golf of Hilton Head Island, 8 Marina Side Dr.; 843-686-4001. Over Memorial Day weekend, 34 miniature golf courses unite to raise money for three charities—Hope for Warriors, TAPS and Homes For Our Troops. A portion of the proceeds will go to these three causes.
Memorial Day Salute to the Military: 10:30 a.m. May 26; Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1814 E. 38th St. Maj. Luis N. Anda, chaplain of Hunter Army Airfield, will bring the message. The Dorothy F. Ponder Scholarship Fund Committee of Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church will honor active and retired military personnel with its annual program A Salute to the Military: We Remember. Retired and active military personnel, their family and friends are invited.
Interfaith Memorial Day Service: 11 a.m.-12 p.m. May 27; Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum, 175 Bourne Ave., Pooler; bit.ly/2HsXb7G. A service in remembrance for all Savannians who gave their lives in service of our country. Service leaders include Rev. David Messner and Rabbi Steven Henkin.
Memorial Day Celebration: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. May 27; Grand Lake Club at Southbridge, 815 Southbridge Blvd.; 912-233-2466. At the club pool a traditional BBQ will be served from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Treats for the adults and kids served all day long.
Richmond Hill Memorial Day Observance: 11 a.m. May 27; J.F. Gregory Park, 521 Cedar St., Richmond Hill; firstname.lastname@example.org. An honor guard from Fort Stewart will speak and a 21-gun salute, posting of colors and laying of wreath will be held to celebrate and remember the men and women who died while serving our country.
Memorial Day Ceremony: 11:30 a.m. May 27; Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 8819 U.S. HWY. 301, Glennville; 912-654-5398. Glenville VFW Post 8379, American Legion Post 95 and Ft. Stewart’s 3rd Infantry Division host ceremony. Keynote speaker Lt. Col. Luke Richards, U.S. Army. Veterans and general public welcome.
Fan Fest: 5-7 p.m. May 27; Grayson Stadium, 1401 E. Victory Dr.; Free; bit.ly/2Ej7XeQ. The Savannah Bananas host a Memorial Day party with free all you can eat hot dogs, burgers, chicken sandwiches, snacks and drinks. Autographs, batting practice and the Banana Band.
Memorial Day Program: 6:30 p.m. May 26; Emmet Park, 4089 E. Bay St.; email@example.com; 912-656-6818. Chapter 671 of the Vietnam Veterans of America host annual program honoring 106 fallen veterans from the Vietnam War of the Savannah area.
Taps at Twilight: 6:45-8 p.m. May 27; Pier Village, St. Simons Islands, 100 Mallory St.; ssirotary.org/. Presented by St. Simons Island Rotary to remember and honor the women and men who have fallen in service to our country.