Marksville, LA (May 19, 2014) – Officials of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana and veterans organizations throughout Central Louisiana extend an invitation to all veterans, their family members, and the general public to attend a Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 26 at the Avoyelles veterans monument on Highway One at 10 a.m. The ceremony will include a 21 gun salute performed by the Avoyelles Parish Honor Guard. Plus, all veterans and active military personnel can enjoy a free buffet on Memorial Day. Must present military ID to the Preferred Players Club to receive voucher for a free buffet. Limit is one per person.
“For over a decade, the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana has shown its support for our military by honoring veterans from throughout Louisiana,” states Tunica-Biloxi Tribal Chairman, Joey P. Barbry. “The monument is a tribute to those men and women who made sacrifices for our freedom. The ceremony held at the monument will keep the memory of our fallen soldiers alive.”
A reception will immediately follow the ceremony. In case of rain, the ceremony will be moved inside the Mari Showroom at Paragon Casino Resort.
For more information about other upcoming events at Paragon Casino Resort, please visit www.paragoncasinoresort.com.