Nevada Day is a state holiday in Nevada and 
celebrated on the last Friday of October each year. Before 2000, Nevada Day was celebrated on the Day of Admission to the United States, Oct. 31.
The day commemorates Nevada's frontier legacy and its entry into the Union as the 36th state by President Abraham Lincoln.
 
NEVADA DAY QUIZ:
 
1. What State Flower is depicted on the Nevada State Flag? 
a. Golden Poppy 
b. Desert Marigold   
c. Sagebrush
d. Yellow Bells 
 
2. What is the name of Nevada's National Park? 
a. Toiyabe National Forest 
b. Lake Mead National Recreational Area 
c. Great Basin National Park 
d. California National Historic Trail 
 
3. Nevada is known for mining and produces more of this mineral than all other states in the USA, and second only in the world to South Africa.  
a. Gypsum
b. Gold
c. Silver
d. Lithium
 
4. A portion of land in Nevada is used by the US Department of Defense and believed to be used for the primary purpose of operations and analysis of enemy systems and secret developments. 
a. Area 51 
b. Creech Air Force Base   
c. Nellis Air Force Base 
d. National Atomic Testing Museum 
   
5. How long has the Las Vegas family owned business of Flags Unlimited, been operating in the state of Nevada? 
a. 154 years 
b. 25 years 
c. 12 years 
d. 40 years 
 
6. For the first time in Nevada, a major league pro sports team is home based in Nevada.  What National team makes Nevada Home?
a. Raiders
b. Vegas Golden Knights
c. Las Vegas Lights
d. Las Vegas Aces  
 
 
The first person to return all correct answers to:  
Randy at flags@flagslv.com will receive a 3' X 5' Vegas Golden Knights official NHL Flag! 
  
 

HAPPY NEVADA DAY!
Early Voting is October 20 - Nov 2, 2018.
Election Day is November 6, 2018. 
 

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Sincerely,
 
 
Randy Kopf
 
 
Mel Benedict



U.S. Flag Code
Link to the most current and complete compilation 
for the  U.S. Senate.
 


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Flag Holidays 

It is appropriate to fly the flag every day. This list of days is declared in the U.S.Flag Code.

New Year's Day - January 1
Martin Luther King Day - Third Monday in January
Inauguration Day - January 20
Lincoln's Birthday - February 12
Washington's Birthday - February 22
Presidents' Day - Third Monday in February
Easter Sunday- Movable- 
                   (first Sunday after the first full moon on  
                    or after the March equinox)     
Mother's Day - Second Sunday in May
Peace Officers Memorial Day (half-staff)- 
 May 15
Armed Forces Day - Third Saturday in May
Memorial Day (half-staff until noon) -Last Monday in May
Flag Day - June 14
Independence Day - July 4
Korean War Veterans Day (half-staff) - 
 July 27
Labor Day - First Monday in September
Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance - (half-staff from sunrise to sundown)       
                      September 11
Citizenship Day - September 17
Air Force Day - September 17
Constitution Day -- September 17
POW/MIA Recognition Day - September 21
Columbus Day - October 12
Navy Day - October 27
National Election Day - First Tuesday in November
Marine Corps Day - November 10
Veterans Day - November 11
Thanksgiving Day - Fourth Thursday in November
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day (half-staff from sunrise to sundown) - December 7
Christmas Day - December 25
Election Days
and such other days as may be proclaimed by the President of the United States; the birthdays of States (date of admission); and on State holidays. 

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