Memorial Day Salute In The Planning

FULTON, NY – Plans are under way for the 31st Annual Memorial Day Salute event to be held May 25 and 26 at the Fulton Community Center.

The theme for the celebration will be “AMERICA  … WORTH FIGHTING FOR.”

Charles Callen, Veteran of the Year, will serve as Grand Marshall of the Saturday parade.

Friday night’s entertainment will be Domicolo & Barlow , followed by the fireworks.

The entertainment for Saturday night will be announced soon.

Memorial Day Salute
Memorial Day Salute under way in Fulton

The Memorial Day Salute Committee is made up of representatives from the Lions, Kiwanis, Rotary and Sunrise Rotary service clubs, along with the Veterans Council of Fulton.  Chairman of this year’s planning committee is Dick Kemmis.

Pictured making plans standing from left: Diane Sokolowski, Sandy Farrands, Carol Vescio, Zack Menter, Peggy Donnelly, Judy Young, Cathy Trowbridge, Jim Sokolowski and Larry Macner. Pictured in front are: Holly Carpenter, Jim Myers, Dick Kemmis and Tom Mirabito.

Absent from photo were John Kruk,  Ro Kemmis, Carl Nyland and Frank Kehoe.