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Memorial Day TAPS Ceremony

3:00p to 3:30p
Sat, May 29, 2021
Amy Kocurek
(409) 698-6636

Join us to honor service members who paid the ultimate price for our freedom.

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park recognizes the importance of those soldiers who lost their lives fighting for our country and freedom. We’ve chosen to honor them by holding a Taps ceremony. 


Saturday 3 pm


At the Hen House waterfront, day-use area.

What to expect:

Expect a short ceremony.

Make sure to show up before the ceremony begins.

Expect to wear your casual clothes.

Expect to stand still and be silent, with your hand over your heart during the ceremony.

There is no fee for attending this event; however, payment of park entrance fees is required. Entrance fees are paid at Park Headquarters or the self-pay stations and are $4 per person over the age of 13, children 12 and under are free.