It's amazing how fast 2019 is flying by but we are quickly approaching Memorial Day and Nampa is throwing a celebration and you're invited. The event is being put on by the Nampa Parks & Recreation getting started at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 27th.

The Memorial Day Ceremony will be to honor the men and women who were in the service and many who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. The ceremony is set to last one hour beginning at the Veteran's Loop of Kohlerlawn Cemetery. The exact address is 76 6th St. North in Nampa.

The keynote speech will be given by Lieutenant Colonel Bobby Sanchez (RET). The will be parking available for those in attendance within designated areas around the cemetery. If you're looking for more information you're encouraged to call 208-468-5797. There is also a Facebook event page with information, click here.

The words at the bottom of their flyer say it all, REMEMBER OUR FALLEN HEROES THEY ARE THE REASON WE ARE FREE.

Photo courtesy of Nampa Parks & Recreation