2017 D-Day Events (June 1 & 3)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please join us for two events to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of D-Day:

Lecture (First of our 2 D-Day Events)

Thursday, June 1

The Battle for Caen, June/July 1944

Lecture by LTC (R) Tom Christianson,

Senior Historian to the Secretary of Defense

7:00pm

Lyceum

201 S. Washington Street, Old Town Alexandria

$5/person includes wine and dessert reception afterward

RSVP: shop.alexandriava.gov

D-DAY ANNIVERSARY FETE (Second of our 2 D-Day Events)

Saturday, June 3

7th Annual D-Day Event on Market Square

2:30pm-5:00pm

Alexandria City Hall

WWII Re-enactors and Memorabilia

1940s Music and Swing Dancing

Commemoration Ceremony with Special Guests

US Army Old Guard Color Guard and Fife and Drum Corps

Children’s Activities

This event is free to the public!

Media Contact and Public Inquiries: AlexandriaCaenSisterCities@gmail.com

http://dday2016.eventbrite.com

See our flyer here: 2017 D-Day Flyer

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