Memorial Day Events & Closures

Last Updated on May 30, 2022 by Cass County Communication Network | Cass County Online

In honor and recognition of all of our fallen service members, the Congress, by a joint resolution approved May 11, 1950, as amended (36 U.S.C. 116), has requested the President issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United States to observe each Memorial Day as a day of prayer for permanent peace and designating a period on that day when the people of the United States might unite in prayer.  The Congress, by Public Law 106-579, has also designated 3:00 p.m. local time on that day as a time for all Americans to observe, in their own way, the National Moment of Remembrance.

Flags should be flown at half-staff from sunrise to noon on Monday, May 30.  Flags are also at half-staff until sunset Saturday, May 28 in honor and remembrance of the victims of the in Uvalde, Texas.

Federal, state and local government offices, including LMU, will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of the holiday.

Trash pickup for Logansport residents will be delayed one day the week of May 30.

Indy Dive Center will present the new “Ring of Honor” Underwater Veterans Memorial at France Park during a ceremony from 2-3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 29, 2022 at the swimming beach. | More info

Cass County’s Memorial Day Parade will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, May 30 at the Logansport City Building. Lineup will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the public and all military veterans are invited to participate. The parade route will include brief programs at the City Building, Cass County Government Building on 4th Street and the 6th St. Bridge. The parade will then travel to the Civil War monument in Mount Hope Cemetery for a brief program, followed by a brief program at Legion Circle in Mount Hope Cemetery. | Details

The Memorial Day Service at the Walton IOOF Cemetery will be held Monday, May 30 at 2 p.m.

Taps Across America National Moment of Remembrance will take place at 3 p.m. Monday. | Details

All Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicle (BMV) branches will be closed Saturday, May 28 through Monday, May 30 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Branches will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, May 31.

The Postal Service reminds customers that Post Offices will be closed for retail transactions on Monday, May 30 to observe Memorial Day. There will be no mail delivery, caller service or Post Office Box service. All services will resume on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

The Cass County Carousel will open for the season on Memorial Day Weekend. | Details