Fishers Honors

liberty plazaFishers is proud to honor and remember the brave men and women who have courageously served in the armed forces at these special annual events in the Nickel Plate District. These events are free and open to the public.

For more information, please email Jordan Patterson, Fishers Parks & Recreation Events Manager.


Memorial Day Ceremony

This Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, join the City of Fishers as we honor the service men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifices for our freedom. Residents are invited to a free Memorial Day ceremony at Liberty Plaza on the Central Green as we honor fallen service members in our community and nation-wide.

Beginning at 10 a.m., a short ceremony will include:

  • Presentation of Colors by Boy Scout Troop 303
  • Singing of the National Anthem by the White River Brass Troupe
  • Welcome by El Ahlwardt
  • Mayoral Address by Mayor Scott Fadness
  • Keynote Speech by Jessica White Mendenhall of Folds of Honor


Hometown Help for Heroes

In addition to the annual Memorial Day and Veteran's Day ceremonies, the City of Fishers' Department of Public Works is also proud to spearhead the Hometown Help for Heroes initiative to alleviate some of the practical burdens that families of deployed heads of household will face. Fishers DPW provides lawn care services and snow removal for military families with one or more heads of household deployed in service to our country.

Fishers families with at least one currently deployed head of household are encouraged to submit an application to participate. Learn more about the Hometown Help for Heroes initiative.

Veteran's Day Ceremony

Join the City of Fishers as we honor local veterans during the annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony. The free event includes music, remarks from Mayor Fadness, and opportunities for Veterans to tell a short story about their service.

Hometown Help for Heroes

In addition to the annual Memorial Day and Veteran's Day ceremonies, the City of Fishers' Department of Public Works is also proud to spearhead the Hometown Help for Heroes initiative to alleviate some of the practical burdens that families of deployed heads of household will face. Fishers DPW provides lawn care services and snow removal for military families with one or more heads of household deployed in service to our country.

Fishers families with at least one currently deployed head of household are encouraged to submit an application to participate. Learn more about the Hometown Help for Heroes initiative.