Arrival escortwill be on Thursday July 25 and open to all motorcycles and automobiles. Anyone wishing to participate in the escort please visit American Honor Guards website at AmericanHonorGuardsNC.org and visit the page Memorial Wall Updates to find the Escort Coordinator for your area. The staging area will be at the BP Station 1128 Green Swamp Road South, Bolton, NC 28423. This is located at the intersections of Highway 211 & Highway 214. The staging time is 0800 (8am). All those wishing to participate should be on property by that time to get signed in. KSU (leaving time) is 0900 for the escort into Wilmington. This ride is L E O (law enforcement officers) escorted.
The Committee meetings will be held at the Holiday Inn Express 1020 Grandiflora Dr, Leland, NC 28541. The meetings are held on Fridays at 6pm The following are the date(s) for the meetings:
Friday April 12
Friday May 10
Friday June 7 & 21
Friday July 12 & 19
A person does not need to be veteran or active duty to volunteer all Patriots are welcomed. There will be 4 shifts per day of 6 hours each from 0800 (8am) to 1400 (2pm) 1400 to 2000 (8pm), 2000 to 0200 (2am), 0200 to 0800 (8am). Volunteers are needed for security/visitor assistance, hospitality tent (volunteers), after hours locator tent. Those wishing to help may visit the page marked "Wall Volunteers" for more information.
The opening ceremony will begin at 1000 (10am) on Friday July 26 at Mayfair Town Center, 1055 International Dr., Wilmington NC
The closing ceremony will begin on 29 July at 0800 (8am). The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall will be dismantled after the closing ceremony.
The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall will be resting at Mayfair Town Center, 1055 International Dr., Wilmington NC.