The Hyde Park Education Foundation is sponsoring the Field of Honor® on Memorial Day weekend, May 27-29, 2023, on the lawn at the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site in Hyde Park. The Field of Honor® displays 200+ American flags, 3’ x 5’, mounted on 8’ poles.
At the HPEF website, https://www.HydeParkEducationFoundation.org, flags can be purchased or dedicated; click on HOW TO DONATE. Each flag purchased can be labeled in memory or in honor of a veteran, a fallen soldier, or any Hometown Hero. If you or your business would like to make a sponsorship donation, please visit the website.
The Field of Honor® Opening Ceremony is on Saturday, May 27, at 10 a.m. (Rain date is Sunday May 28) There will be entertainment, and activities and games for kids on Saturday, from 11 am to 4 pm. At 4 pm, FDR High School Music alumni will perform a concert on the Main Stage. All events at the Field of Honor® are free to the public, and open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.