Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony
Monday, May 27, 2024 – 8:15am
The City of Two Rivers, in cooperation with the Robert E. Burns Post 165 of The American Legion, observes Memorial Day.
Activities begin in Central Park East at 8 a.m. with a reading of the honor roll and tolling of the bell to honor the 43 members of the U.S. Armed Forces from Two Rivers who were killed in action from the Civil War to the present. A wreath-laying ceremony will follow at the Soldiers Monument.
The parade begins at 9 a.m. The route begins at Washington Street and 18th Street, north to 22nd Street, west to Forest Avenue, and north to Calvary Pioneers Rest Cemetery at 1801 26th Street.
At 9:30, a ceremony will be held on the platform at Pioneers Rest. Following that program, the combined firing squads of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars will also pay tribute to veterans at Forest View/Holy Cross Cemetery located at 3801 Mishicot Road.
In the event of rain, the observance will be held in the J.E. Hamilton Community House (1710 West Park Street).
For additional information regarding the parade or questions about how to be a participant in the parade, contact PJ Stephens, American Legion Post/Unit 165, at email@example.com.
The dates and information listed here are subject to change. Please call to verify dates and details.