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may, 2021

31may9:00 PM12:00 PMFeatured2021 Memorial Day Parade

Event Details

The City of Elyria will honor our country’s fallen military personnel this Memorial Day on Monday, May 31 through a series of events and collaborations throughout the day. An outline of the day is available below:
➡️ PRE-PARADE CEREMONY:
Join us ahead of the parade for a brief ceremony to begin the day, as well as turn on the new Ely Square Fountain for the season.
⏲️ 9:00 – 9:15 a.m.: Welcome & Opening Remarks
⏲️ 9:15 – 9:50 a.m.: Color Guard, Pledge of Allegiance, National Anthem, and other selections
⏲️ 9:50 – 10:00 a.m.: Brief Ely Square Fountain Turn On Ceremony
➡️ TRADITIONAL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE:
⏲️ 10:15 a.m. – Firing of the Cannon
⏲️ Begins @ promptly at 10:30 a.m.
PARADE ROUTE:
• Court Street & Broad Street
• East on Broad Street to Washington Avenue
• Washington Avenue to Harrison Street
• East on Harrison to Glenwood Street
• Ends at Harrison & Glenwood
➡️ HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Interested individuals, organizations, and/or businesses must complete the Elyria 2021 Memorial Day Parade Application available here: https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLScSux9QcckYmg…/viewform
➡️ POST-PARADE CEREMONIES:
⏲️ Parade End – 1:00 p.m. – Refreshments at American Legion Post 12
⏲️ 1:00 p.m. – Memorial Day Service at Ridgelawn Cemetery
⏲️ 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Taps Played at Cemeteries throughout Lorain County
For additional information, flyers, and the parade application, please visit cityofelyria.org/memorialday2021

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(Monday) 9:00 PM - 12:00 PM

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