2019 Memorial Day Parades and Events


Memorial Day Parade
 – Saturday, May 25th

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

Downingtown Borough

Monday, May 27th 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 26th. 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 27th at 10am: Memorial Day Parade the route runs from South Street to Cemetary

Kennett Square
The Kennett Square 2019 Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 27th 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 2nd at 1:30 pm, The Upper Main Line Memorial Association will sponsor the 151st 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 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. 
To Philly with Love—May 26 at 9:15 pm

Come Rock Around the Clock, do The Twist, and Raise Your Glass along to songs inspired by and performed by artists with strong ties to Oh, What A Beautiful City— our beloved Philadelphia.

Penns Landing
Saturday, May 25th at  8p.m.

On Saturday, May 25, guests can enjoy a concert and fireworks at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing. The Full Spectrum Band,  a “pop and hip-hop” band comprised of active duty Air Force members, performs at 8 p.m., then a brilliant fireworks show above the Delaware River takes place at 9:30 p.m. The events are free and open to the public, so plan to arrive early to get the best view.