ROLLING TO REMEMBER (R2R) 2020

2021 ITINERARY / ROUTE

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Friday, May 28, 2021*

9 PM    Candle Light Vigil & Wreath Laying at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

 

Saturday, May 29, 2021

Many veterans organizations, motorcycle other groups and Harley-Davidson dealerships in the area will be holding events on Saturday. Parking will be extremely limited at the National Mall, but many will visit the memorials. Two gatherings will be attended heavily by those in town for Rolling to Remember. They are:

Sunday, May 30, 2021

7 AM    Parking lot opens, rallying begins in Lot 8 of Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium**

12 PM  The 2021 “Rolling to Remember” Demonstration Run begins from RFK Stadium

 

 

 

 

 

 

There will not be a formal ceremony or gathering on the National Mall after the Rolling to Remember Demonstration Ride this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Monday, May 31st - Memorial Day

9 AM   World War II Memorial Wreath Laying Ceremony***

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11 AM   Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Wreath Laying Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery***

 

1 PM   Vietnam Veterans Wreath laying ceremony

 

3 PM   National Moment of Remembrance

 

* The annual Blessing of the Bikes at the National Cathedral will not be held in 2021 because of the pandemic


** A large showing is expected. Only motorcycles and trikes will be allowed in the rally area. Only bikes and trikes originating from the rally area will be permitted on the demonstration route. Volunteer parking will be available in another lot. Please arrive at the rally point no later than 11 AM.

*** These annual ceremonies are not run by AMVETS and are pending approval by local and federal officials. They may not formally occur in 2021.

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