Wreaths Across America

Please note: If you are feeling sick, have had any COVID symptoms which include fever, cough and shortness of breath in the past 14 days, or identify as having a higher risk for severe illness please stay home and be safe. While we encourage participation for those that are low-risk and in good health, we ask everyone, irrespective of age and health status, to adopt extra safety measures. We welcome you to join any of our virtual service events and look forward to seeing you healthy at a future project.

Platoon Leaders will ensure the safety of our volunteers, partners and the community by implementing safety protocols and procedures .  Please contact the event organizer if you have any questions.

December 19, 2020 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Houston National Cemetery

10410 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77038
Houston, TX 77038

Contact :

Mallory Valle
(713) 213-5267
Join The Mission Continues- Houston 2nd Service Platoon, Wreaths Across America, and Project Respect as we honor the fallen by placing wreaths on their grave sites. We will meet at R1 and R2. Please see cemetery map to find our meeting spot.


07:30am : Shuttle and Bus service starts.

08:00am : Motorcycle Escort and Trucks arrive.

11:00am : Ceremony Starts.

11:45am : Wreath Laying Starts – no wreaths will be laid until the ceremony is over.

02:30pm : Shuttle and Bus service stops.


The best place to park is at Greenspoint Mall and take the free shuttle.
Also available is the Shepard Park & Ride for $1.25.
Cemetery grounds will fill very quickly so please try to use one of our other options.

Buses are not permitted in the cemetery. Please pull to the front gate to let your passengers off and then park at Greenspoint to take the shuttle. Most buses are wheelchair equipped.

NOTE – after the ceremony all the buses will be there to help take people back. Please be patient as we get 17,000 people delivered back to Greenspoint Mall. There will be a line but it goes quickly.

What To Wear :

TMC shirt

What To Bring :

You may bring chairs, blankets, water bottles, etc.

Parking :

Parking available at cemetery if you arrive early enough. If not, shuttles is your best transportation to and from cemetery.

Inclement Weather Plan :

There will be people in jeans, suits and uniforms. Please be respectful of those around you.

Wreaths Across America

With the Houston 2nd Service Platoon

December 19, 2020 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM