2017 Memorial Day Parades and Celebrations


Memorial Day Parade
 – Saturday, May 27th

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

Downingtown Borough

Monday, May 29th at 10 am: Memorial Day Parade and Service at the Veterans Memorial at Marinelli Park

West Bradford

The annual Marshallton Memorial Day Activities will be held on Sunday, May 28th. 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 2017 Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 29th 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 4th at 1:30 pm, The Upper Main Line Memorial Association will sponsor the 149th 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 27th - May 28th  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.