It’s hard to believe tomorrow marks 20 years since 911. I think we all remember exactly where we were and what we were doing at the time. It will be forever engrained in our memories. There are several events happening in DFW to honor the victims of 911. See more.
Tomorrow marks the 20th anniversary of a day Americans will never forget. As we remember and reflect on that horrific moment in time there are several remembrances across DFW. The Dallas Symphony Orchestra will host a Remembrance Concert Saturday night at the Meyerson Symphony Center. Proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to Carry The Load.
Read more HERE.
Special observances across North Texas mark the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Events commemorating Sept. 11, designated as Patriot Day, this year include flag displays, speakers, music and other remembrances of the 9/11 victims and tributes to first responders and the U.S. military. See more HERE.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks against the U.S., the Department of Veterans Affairs will host several tributes throughout its enterprise to recognize loved ones lost, loved ones injured and those forever changed by the tragic events. Read more HERE.
This weekend around Dallas is absolutely overflowing with big-name singers and local theater. There are no fewer than five concerts featuring well-known singers taking place on either Friday or Saturday, and five local theater companies will debut new productions, including two from Dallas Theater Center. Add in an arts festival, a horror convention, and a 9/11 remembrance concert, and this weekend is stuffed to the gills.
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Dallas, TX — This is a list of information from the organizers about what is happening, when and where, and how they praise the 9/11 victims.
Saturday marks the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. In memory of those who died that day, a full schedule of events is planned throughout northern Texas this weekend. Read more.
The Department of Veterans Affairs, Fort Sill National Cemetery has partnered with Carry The Load for the second annual National Day of Service and Remembrance.
This volunteer based event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday at Fort Sill National Cemetery, 2648 NE Jake Dunn Road. Volunteers are asked to come out and help clean the cemetery in honor of the fallen service members. Read more.
“After serving on active duty post-9/11, many of us returned home having lost good men and women whom we served alongside,” Stephen Holley, co-founder, president, and CEO of Carry The Load, said in a statement. “This Patriot Day, I want to challenge Americans to do an act of service in their community, teach the next generation about how 9/11 unified our nation, and always remember those left behind.”
See the full article, HERE.
Concert season is officially in back in full swing this weekend. From Harry Styles to Leon Bridges, there are several big name acts you can still get tickets for. Two favorite local festivals (for both beer and art) are also returning after 2020 cancellations. These are the best things to do in Dallas this weekend. Read more.
BAY PINES, FL — Volunteers are needed at Bay Pines National Cemetery for the upcoming commemoration and day of service that will honor the memory of those who lost their lives 9/11.
Activities are scheduled Friday, Sept. 10, starting at 9:30 a.m. A brief ceremony will kick off the events at the Veterans Monument in the roundabout area of the cemetery at Veterans Affairs Bay Pines. See more HERE.