UPCOMING EVENTS AT PATRIOT PLAZA

VETERANS DAY MASS

 This year marks the 10th consecutive year that the Diocese of Venice is holding a Memorial Mass on Veterans Day in honor of the men and women who have served our country and continue to serve and protect us today. The Mass is being held at 3:00 p.m., Monday, Nov. 11 at the Sarasota National Cemetery, 9810 State Road 72/Clark Road, approximately five miles east of I-75. All are invited to attend, and active military personnel are encouraged to wear their uniform. Although the event is held in the amphitheater, you are encouraged to wear sunscreen and bring a hat. There is ample seating and parking at the cemetery. For further information, please contact Gail Ardy at ardy@dioceseofvenice.org or 941-484-9543. 

MEMORIAL DAY FLAG PLACEMENT

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 Saturday, May 23, 2020

6th ANNUAL FLAG PLACEMENT 

This is a Ticketed Event with a limit on number of Volunteers.  Volunteers may register beginning February 1, 2020 at WWW.FLAGSFORFALLENVETS.COM

ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY

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Saturday, May 23, 2020 

10:00am

Patriot Plaza

Hosted by the Sarasota National Cemetery Advisory Council 

CELEBRATING THE STARS AND STRIPES

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 February 17, 2020

Patriot Plaza 

Hosted by The Military Officers Association

Mr. Vane Scott will once again present the "Many Faces of Old Glory" accompanied by The Pops Orchestra. 

Admission is FREE.

For additional information, please visit

https://www.sarasotamoaa.com/our-events

2019 AND 2020 EVENTS PATRIOT PLAZA

ADDITIONAL EVENTS WILL BE ADDED AS ANNOUNCED

  •  November 11, 2019 - Veterans Day Mass, 3pm, Patriot Plaza.   This year marks the 10th Consecutive year that the Diocese of Venice is holding a Memorial Mass on Veterans Day in honor of the men and women who have served our country and continue to serve and protect us today. The public is invited to attend, active duty military personnel are encouraged to wear their uniform.  For further information contact Gail Ardy at ardy@dioceseofvenice.org or call 941-484-9543.


  • December 14, 2019 - National Wreaths Across America Day, 10am Patriot Plaza. 


  • February 17, 2020 Celebrate the Stars and Stripes. 4pm Mr. Vane Scott will once again present the "Many Faces of Old Glory" accompanied by The Pops Orchestra. Admission is FREE to the community. This Event is sponsored by the Sarasota Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America. For further information https://www.sarasotamoaa.com/our-events


  • Saturday, May 23, 2020, 6th Annual Flag Placement.  This is a TICKETED Event with a LIMIT on number of Volunteers.  Volunteers may register beginning February 1, 2020 at www.flagsforfallenvets.com or by calling Event Director Meshia Richardson at 941-448-6299 


  • Saturday May 23, 2020 at 10am.  Annual Memorial Day Ceremony hosted by the Sarasota National Cemetery Advisory Council.


  • December 19, 2020  National Wreaths Across America Day

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