Schedule for 2019

Note: When events are confirmed for 2019 they will appear on the schedule.


Monday, May 13, 2019

31st Annual Candlelight Vigil
The Candlelight Vigil will be held at 8:00 p.m. at the National Mall between 4th and 7th streets. The event is sponsored by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. No tickets are required and everyone is welcome. For additional information please call 202-737-3400.


FOP DC Lodge #1 Events
The FOP DC Lodge will be hosting the local daily events on Lot 8 at RFK Stadium, 2400 East Capital Street S.E. Washington D.C. 20003. The event starts at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 2 a.m. Vendors will be set up during this time and will be there for all three days. Our bar and food service will also be open along with music and entertainment. Pipe bands will be required to check in with security before starting to play. No pipe bands will be allowed to play on May 15 at the site.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

FOP DC Lodge #1 Events
The FOP DC Lodge will be hosting the local daily events on Lot 8 at RFK Stadium, 2400 East Capital Street S.E. Washington D.C. 20003. The event starts at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 2 a.m. Vendors will be set up during this time and will be there for all three days. Our bar and food service will also be open along with music and entertainment. Pipe bands will be required to check in with security before starting to play. No pipe bands will be allowed to play on May 15 at the site.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

38th Annual National Peace Officers' Memorial Service
Sponsored by the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police and the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police Auxiliary. The Memorial Service will be held on the West Front of the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C.

The Service begins at 11:00 a.m. and is expected to run approximately 2 hours. Contact: Lou Cannon (lcannon@dc-fop.org) or Linda Hennie (lshennie@aol.com). The Wreath Laying Ceremony will be held immediately following the Memorial Service. Media inquiries: media.policememorialservice@gmail.com.

Honor Guard and Color Guard Teams participating in the Memorial Service should report to First Street and Maryland Avenue SW to meet the USCP Honor Guard Commander. Plan to be in position from 0830 hrs to 1500 hrs when the service concludes. As a reminder, all honor guard rifles must be inert.

Please note: Service begins promptly at 11 a.m.


FOP DC Lodge #1 Events
The FOP DC Lodge will be hosting the local daily events on Lot 8 at RFK Stadium, 2400 East Capital Street S.E. Washington D.C. 20003. The event starts at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 2 a.m. Vendors will be set up during this time and will be there for all three days. Our bar and food service will also be open along with music and entertainment. Pipe bands will be required to check in with security before starting to play. No pipe bands will be allowed to play on May 15 at the site.