2018 Memorial Day Parades and Events


Memorial Day Parade
 – Saturday, May 26th

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

Downingtown Borough

Monday, May 28th 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 27th. 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.

Monday, May 28th at 10am: Memorial Day Parade the route runs from South Street to Cemetary

Kennett Square
The Kennett Square 2018 Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 28th 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 3rd 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 26th and 27th  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. 

Fireworks and Fountains Show at Longwood Gardens
Sounds of Summer—May 26 at 9:15 pm
Celebrate summer’s arrival with iconic anthems of the season from The Beach Boys, The Go-Gos, Justin Timberlake, and more. This upbeat show will get you in a feel-good, summer state of mind.