Memorial Day Ceremony


The Memorial Day Ceremony has become one of the most time-honored traditions in La Palma. Having existed for over 40 years, the Ceremony pays tribute to the dedication and sacrifices the men and women of our Nation’s Armed Forces have made. Every Memorial Day, the City of La Palma honors their service in defense of our Freedom and their sacrifice for Liberty throughout the world. This year the Ceremony will be virtual and released on Monday, May 31.

Honoring La Palma Veterans

The Community Activities & Beautification Committee would like to recognize all veterans, who have passed away. Please submit a photo of the service member along with their name, military branch, rank and years of service. Each services member’s photo will be showcased in the Memorial Day Ceremony video.

Please submit photos by Sunday, May, 16, 2021, to be included in the Memorial Day Ceremony video.

Ways to Submit:

La Palma Military Registry

The Community Activities and Beautification (CAB) Committee is creating a historical registry of La Palma Community members who have served or are currently serving in the United States Military. If you would like to be a part of this registry or want to honor a friend or family member, come by the Community Services Department to pick up a form or email the La Palma Military Registry Form to For more information please call 714-690-3356.

City of La Palma’s Virtual Memorial Day Remembrance

May 25, 2020