Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 27, 2024 at 9:15am


Once again, The Martin Wallberg American Legion Post 3 will host this beloved tradition to honor America's heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice. The parade will take place on Monday, May 27. 

The day's events will begin with the traditional ceremony at 10:00 in Memorial Plaza to honor our fallen heroes. The parade will then process down East Broad Street and turn left on North Euclid, ending in Mindowaskin Park. The Westfield Police Department will then escort all participating veterans to Fairview Cemetery for the annual solemn service held there. Following the parade, all members of the public are invited for a gathering in Mindowaskin Park, and the American Legion will also host its annual barbecue with music and entertainment. 

Event schedule details:

9:15 -- All parade participants to line up on North Avenue near Memorial Plaza

10:00 -- Memorial Day traditional solemn ceremony in Memorial Plaza

10:45 -- Parade begins down East Broad Street and proceeds left onto Euclid Avenue, ending at Mindowaskin Park

11:30 -- Memorial Day service at Fairview Cemetery (1100 E Broad Street)

11:30 - 1:00 -- Community gathering in Mindowaskin Park with food and entertainment

2:00 - 5:00 -- Picnic with live music and entertainment at the American Legion Hall (1003 North Avenue)

For additional information, contact James McDonald at [email protected] or 612-910-4100. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Joe Mindak at 201-410-8282 or [email protected].

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