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Remember and Honor
National Memorial Day Concert
On the eve of Memorial Day, a star-studded lineup will grace the stage for one of PBS’ highest-rated programs.
This multi-award-winning television event honors the military service and sacrifice of all our men and women in uniform,
their families and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.
Wall of Remembrance (PBS)
Each year viewers send thousands of letters and emails in honor of loved ones and friends who have been wounded or died in one of America’s conflicts. Your contributions are a central part of the Memorial Day narrative, honoring the sacrifice of our brave service members in uniform.
LA Fleet Week Memorial Day Weekend
LA Fleet Week® is an annual, multi-day celebration of our nation’s Sea Services held on the LA Waterfront at the Port of Los Angeles over the extended Memorial Day Weekend. This year’s public events include:
Active duty ship tours
Military displays and equipment demonstrations
Wells Fargo Veterans Village
Snapdragon STEM Expo
Galley Wars presented by FOX Entertainment culinary cook-off competition between Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and Army teams
Wyland Clean Water Mobile Learning Experience
Military band performances across L.A.
LAMC Veterans Resource Center
The Veterans Resource Center at Los Angeles Mission College is committed to supporting the academic and personal achievements of our student Veterans, Reservists, Active-Duty Military, and Dependents. The VRC is the bridge between military-connected students and the College. We offer many student resources of academic counseling, peer-to-peer networking, transfer and career services, tutoring, and much more.
National Parks-Free Passes
A pass is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites. Each pass covers entrance fees at national parks and national wildlife refuges as well as standard amenity fees (day use fees) at national forests and grasslands, and at lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. A pass covers entrance, standard amenity fees and day use fees for a driver and all passengers in a personal vehicle at per vehicle fee areas (or up to four adults at sites that charge per person). Children age 15 or under are admitted free.
LA Public Library Veterans Resource Center
If you are a veteran who needs assistance with housing, job placement, health care, education, legal services, mental health care, or substance abuse treatment, contact the Veteran Peer Assistance Network (VPAN). Speak to a live person from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. by calling the helpline at (800) 854-7771 (ext. 3). For online requests, email email@example.com, or fill out the VPAN referral form.
The California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet) works to serve California veterans and their families. With nearly 1.6 million veterans living in the State, CalVet strives to ensure that its veterans of every era and their families get the state and federal benefits and services they have earned and deserve as a result of selfless and honorable military service. CalVet strives to serve veterans and their families with dignity and compassion and to help them achieve their highest quality of life.
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