You are invited to participate in a September 11 memorial service at the Horseshoe on Main Street. This year marks the 21st anniversary of September 11.
6:30 pm – Rolling Thunder Grand Strand SC 3, escorted by North Myrtle Beach Public Safety down Main Street towards Ocean Blvd. Flag Bearers will line Main Street to Ocean Boulevard.
6:45 pm – Quintet – NMB Community Band - (15 minutes of music) as color guards and wreath bearers take position.
Color Guards and Wreath Bearers:
7:00 pm - The Master of Ceremony, Nils Regnell, will recognize the following participants:
7:10 - Invocation from NMB Public Safety Chaplain, Jay Ortiz
7:12 – Marlisa Small to sing The Star-Spangled Banner. Also Musical Hands of the Grand Strand Pledge of Allegiance.
7:15 – Welcome and Remarks from North Myrtle Beach Mayor, Marilyn Hatley.
7:25 – Coastal Carolina Shields Pipes and Drums plays Amazing Grace.
7:30 – Wreath Presentation/Blessing of the Wreath – Chaplain Ortiz.
7:35 - Master of Ceremonies, Nils Regnell will acknowledge the following groups:
The Ceremonies will conclude with four Five Bells and Taps played by the NMB Community Band. FDNY Retired Battalion Chief, Bill Blaich, will transmit the 5-5-5-5 signal.
Marlisa Small and the Musical Hands of the Grand Strand will sing God Bless America.