Open to the public.
Thank you to the Omaha World-Herald, for hosting the Iowa and Nebraska "Remembering Our Fallen" memorials in the lobby of the Century Link Center during the Auto Show.
"Remembering Our Fallen" memorials for Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska will be at the GRAND REUNION 2016 event. This event will be a celebration of our veterans (over 2,600) who have been a part of the Honor Flights and Vietnam Veterans' Flights from Nebraska to Washington D.C. since 2008.
It will also include the formal announcement, plans and design of the national (traveling) photo memorial for "Remembering Our Fallen."
Aksarben Stock Show & Rodeo
To be displayed alongside the Nebraska memorial
The Iowa Memorial of "Remembering Our Fallen" will be at the Carver Hawkeye Arena for a 2pm ceremony for the Gold Star children of Iowa's Fallen from The War on Terror.
The University of Iowa has made it possible for Iowa's Gold Star family members to attend the evening football game. Earlier in the day, family members will write a note to their Fallen loved one, attach it to a gold balloon, and release them - heaven bound.
A special thank you to the University of Iowa and Casey's for making this event possible.
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30am-9pm / Sat 9am-9pm / Sun 11am - 6pm
The Historical Museum will be open: