For those who are patriotic, this is always a very touching ceremony. It should be noted that each year, AL 250 Honor Guard provides men and women for dozens of military funerals in Alabama.)
Following the opening ceremony, Samantha Tillman Bridges will sing the National Anthem.
The Pecan Festival November 6-8 includes three days of music, games, rides and other family entertainment, as well as a variety of foods for purchase. Admission, parking, exhibits and grandstand shows are free.
For more information on the 30th Annual Alabama Pecan Festival, log onto www.alabamapecanfestival.com or call Executive Director Billy Bolton at 251-401-5555.