The Pentagon Memorial does hold events regularly, but there are currently no upcoming events scheduled. Please check again soon.
Individuals or organizations requesting a special event at the Pentagon Memorial Park must submit a request for the event on a Department of Defense (DoD) Form 2798, Application/Permit for Use of Space on the Pentagon Reservation. The DoD Form 2798 should be submitted via fax, email, mail, or in person, to the Pentagon Building Management Office, ATTN:
Special Events Section, Room 2E122
Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-1155
Click here for DoD Form 2798.
Wreath Ceremony Information
A wreath-laying ceremony is a special event that may be held at the Pentagon Memorial Park. Groups and individuals must follow the same application process for these events. The operation and maintenance program for the Pentagon Memorial has been resourced to provide support for four wreath laying ceremonies a day, 365 days a year.
The four time periods available for these ceremonies each day are:
The ceremonies will normally be held adjacent to the Memorial flag pole.
These wreath laying ceremonies will be supported with the following:
- An individual knowledgeable of the Pentagon Reservation and Pentagon Memorial procedures
- A portable podium with built in sound system
- Twenty (20) folding chairs
- A tripod for display of the wreath
Requests will be handled on a first come, first served basis. Groups should request a ceremony time as soon as possible, but requests may be accepted at any time prior to the day of a visit.