Pilsen holds memorial ceremonies commemorating end of World War II
At memorial ceremonies held on Náměstí Míru, Chodské Square, and Husova Street, Pilsen residents joined war veterans in honoring the memories of those who fell in the war. On Sunday, 10:30 a.m., a commemoration service will be held at the memorial plaques on the stairway to Pilsen City Hall, and there will be a memorial ceremony at the “Thank You, America!” monument on Americká Boulevard at 3:30 p.m. The Liberation Festival 2012 will officially close with a gala concert at Měšťanská beseda starting at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Gustav Brom’s Big Band and guest Laďa Kerndl will be performing.