Confederate Memorial Day Columbia SC
7 May 2022
The United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Sons of Confederate Veterans cordially invite all Southern people to Honor our brave Southern Ancestors with a gathering of descendants at the Soldiers Monument on the North grounds of the South Carolina State House and Remembrance Service at the Confederate Burial section at Elmwood Cemetery.
Period or Dress Attire is requested for this solemn event honoring our heroes.
South Carolina State House
Memorial Day Service
After the Memorial Service at Elmwood, you are invited to bring a picnic dinner for your group and spend time visiting and remembering all of the Confederate Heroes that are interned at the Cemetery. A self guided tour will be included of Elmwood Cemetery in the program for everyone.
Parking for the prayer service is located at any parking space around the State House.
Parking for the Memorial Service at Elmwood Cemetery is outside of the entrance of the Cemetery with Handicap Drop off at the Confededate Section and Handicap Parking at the Entrance Parking Lot.
Artillery and Infantry salutes will be at Elmwood Cemetery with the wreath laying at the Confederate Monument at the Confederate Section.
*** No weapons are allowed at the State House Grounds***
The SC Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum invite all UDC, SCV, and Children of the Confederacy members attending the May 7 Confederate Memorial Day programs in Columbia to visit the Museum free of charge that Saturday.