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Hill of Heroes Day

Event Date:
Friday, June 23, 2023
Event Location
Virginia War Memorial
621 S Belvidere St
Richmond, VA 23220
Event Region
Central Virginia
Event Contact

Mary-Michael Wachur

Event Type
Virginia War Memorial
Additional Information

The Virginia War Memorial Foundation is proud to invite you to the first Annual “Hill of Heroes” Day.

Our volunteers work diligently to install 12,000 flags on the hillside on Friday, June 23rd, as soon as the last flag is placed in the ground, a celebration will begin. Join us and take part in special programming for children and families.

This event is FREE and open to the public. Guests of all ages are welcome.

Interested in volunteering to help with the event? Email us at for more information.

Alongside the Hill of Heroes flag display, we will be having:

  • Military Demonstrations, including K9 demonstrations, virtual reality, and robotics!
  • Docent-Led Tours for all ages
  • Crafts
  • Tactile Learning Opportunities for young learners
  • Letter-writing to active service personnel
  • Used Book Sale
  • Live music
  • Food Trucks
  • and more!

Hill of Heroes Day