2016 Chester County Memorial Day Parades, Celebrations, and Fireworks


Memorial Day Parade
 – Saturday, May 28th

Starting at 9:00 AM at the Avon-Grove High School Parking Lot.

Downingtown Borough

Monday, May 30th at 10 am: Memorial Day Parade and Service at the Veterans Memorial at Kerr Park

West Bradford

The annual Marshallton Memorial Day Activities will be held on Sunday, May 29th. The parade begins at 1:30 P.M. at the Goddard School (on Strasburg Road - just east of the intersection of Sugars Bridge Road). Join other Township residents and friends lining Strasburg Road to honor the memory of the men and women who served our country.

Kennett Square

The Kennett Square 2016 Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 30th at 10 a.m. Line-up will be at 9 a.m. at Kennett High School (South Union St. and South Street). The parade will end at Union Hill Cemetery located on North Union Street near the Route 1 bypass.


On June 5th at 1:30 pm, The Upper Main Line Memorial Association will sponsor the 148th Annual Memorial Parade in the Borough of Malvern, Chester County, PA. Recognized as the oldest continuously held Memorial Parade in America. The Parade route will follow King Street from the Malvern Fire Station west to Warren Avenue, south to Monument Avenue then west to the Memorial Park.


Sesame Place
May 28th - May 29th  at 9:00 PM
The night sky will sparkle at Sesame Place, with a spectacular fireworks show, set to Sesame Street music, making the festivities on Memorial Day weekend truly memorable. Fireworks will begin at 9pm. Sunday Only. Twilight admission not valid.