Flying the American Flag

USA flag with US military uniform over it - studio shot

Many people choose to honor our military by flying the American flag.  This pastime usually take place during specific holidays such as:

  1. President’s Day
  2. Memorial Day
  3. Flag Day
  4. Independence Day (4th of July)
  5. Labor Day
  6. September 11th
  7. Veteran’s Day (November 11th)
  8. Thanksgiving Day
  9. Pearl Harbor Day (December 7th)

Here are a few rules when displaying the American Flag

  • The flag should never be flown upside down.
  • The flag can be displayed at night only if it is lighted.
  • The flag should be taken down in rough weather.

Make sure you take the time to think about it when you choose to display the American flag.