Christmas Honors invites the citizens of the Fort Smith Region to help honor the servicemen and women of our community who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation at the Annual Christmas Honors event.

This December, family, friends, and volunteers will transform the United States National Cemetery at Fort Smith by placing one wreath on each of the 16,000+ headstones in their honor.

Wreath Workshop/Assembly
Friday, December 2, 2022
Fort Smith Convention Center Hall C from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM

Christmas Honors Wreath Event
Saturday, December 3, 2022
Fort Smith National Cemetery
Family time 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Please respect this time to allow the families of our heroes to lay wreaths on their loved one’s headstones.
Public Ceremony 11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. – Immediately following the ceremony, attendees will be asked to lay wreaths on all remaining headstones. Please do not start to lay wreaths until the ceremony is complete.

Wreath Pick Up and Storage
Thursday, January 5, 2023
Fort Smith Convention Center Hall C from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM


PO Box 10696
Fort Smith, AR 72917