Upcoming Events

  • Taps For General Colin Powell

    TapsForVeterans.org is organizing a nationwide sounding of Taps to honor General Colin Powell, the former national security adviser, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Secretary of State, who passed away October 18 at the age of 84. Register with TapsForVeterans.org.Find out more

  • Taps in Honored Glory

    On November 7, 2021, we commemorate the centennial of the Tomb of the Unknowns. Find out more

  • The National Salute

    Tomb of the Unkowns

    The National Salute is a means to show our deep respect for our Unknown Soldiers and all veterans. On November 11, at 11:00 am your local time, we ask that you sound Taps as a remembrance of our honored Veterans.Find out more

Ongoing Events


    At 5 pm each day, Taps is sounded by a bugler at the National WW1 Memorial to honor the memory of 4.7 million Americans who finished a fight they did not start, in a land they had never visited, for peace and liberty for people they did not know. Find out more

Past Events

  • 20th Anniversary of September 11 Attacks

    TAPS FOR VETERANS encourages all buglers across the nation to sound Taps marking the 20th anniversary of 9-11 on Saturday September 11, 2021.Find out more

  • 100 Nights of Taps Gettysburg 2021

    With 100 Nights of Taps we honor the fallen laid to rest at the Gettysburg National Cemetery. Beginning on Memorial Day and ending on Labor day, each evening a bugler will sound taps at the cemetery in Gettysburg, PA. Buglers and Trumpeters of all ages are invited to register to sound Taps. Closing Ceremonies will be held September 11, 2021.Find out more


    Taps Across America promotes our National Moment of Remembrance on Memorial Day at 3 pm.Find out more

  • D-Day Commemoration, 2021

    D-Day Landing Sight

    In the United States, D-Day is celebrated in remembrance of the brave soldiers who landed on the beaches of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944. These American and Allied soldiers, some of which were killed in action, fought to liberate northwestern Europe from Nazi occupation and bring an end toFind out more

  • Independence Day, 2021

    American flag

    July 4th, 2021 is the day the United States of America celebrates our independence from the British. It is the anniversary of the publication of the Declaration of Independence from Great Britain in 1776. Independence Day for the year 2021 will be observed and celebrated on Sunday, July 4. Buglers andFind out more

  • Gettysburg Brass Band Festival, 2021

    The Gettysburg Brass Band Festival brings local and national brass bands to Gettysburg for 3 days of music, fun and festivities. Mark you calendar for June 9, 2021 to attend our opening event. Contact us here to find out more. Past attending bands include: Adams County Community Band Allentown BandFind out more

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