Celebrating our

Hometown Heroes

Memorial Day to Labor Day 2019

 

“Celebrating Hometown Heroes” Walking Tour honors military veterans from WWI to Desert Storm with banners throughout our Steptoe’s dining and shopping district. Take this self-guided, walking tour of over 100 banners and learn the stories of these veterans as you stroll Main Street.

On display all summer long, these banners honor these heroes and their service. Grab a story booklet at the Town Hall at 1 N. Main Street  or from one of our participating merchants and learn more about the contributions of these hometown heroes. Makes a great family event and totally FREE.

Orders for 2019 banners can be placed after December 1, 2018.

order form 2019: please print, complete and bring to the Kilmarnock Town Hall at 1 North Main Street in Kilmarnock

Last date that orders are accepted is April 1, 2019

Each year a booklet is created of all the banners that are displayed including the hero’s picture and a brief biography. Click here for the 24 page Hometown Heroes Booklet_2018.  

The banners are kept at the Town Hall in the “off season”. Each family can request their banner be returned to them at any time.

No order is placed until payment is received in full.

Banner locations are at the sole discretion of the Town of Kilmarnock.

Families are invited to our “Preview Party” where the new banners are unveiled for the first time.  Features a patriotic program of Date: May 18, 2019 Time: TBD Place: Lancaster Middle School auditorium