Memorial Day is a unique observance In accordance with United States Code, 2006, Supplement 1, Title 4 — which was enacted in 1947 — Chapter 1, "The flag, when flown at half-staff, should be first hoisted to the peak for an instant and then lowered to the half-staff position. On Memorial Day the flag should be displayed [...]
Armed Forces Day. Usually, Mother's Day weekend marks the beginning of a series of observations — including Military Spouse Appreciation Day on Friday prior — that culminate in Armed Forces Day. In 2017, Armed Forces Day is designated as Saturday, May 20. In the United States, Armed Forces Day is intended to be [...]
No matter how you and your loved ones choose to celebrate or commemorate Memorial Day, American Stick Flags are the perfect, versatile addition to your holiday.
National Arbor Day in 2019 will fall on Friday, April 26. Arbor Day is the annual holiday encouraging all U.S. citizens to plant, care for, and celebrate local trees. Nationally, the observation falls on the last Friday in April each year (local observations are usually timed to coincide with optimum planting weather)
Just in time for St. Patrick's Day St. Patrick's Day has been celebrated for centuries — long before there was a United States of America — but American traditions have kept St. Patrick's Day celebrations in perpetual bloom. From New York City hosting the world's first ever St. Patrick's Day Parade (March 17, 1762) to Chicago's [...]