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Oakland County Memorial Day Events – Parades – Ceremonies

Posted by Lisa LaGrou May 26, 2013 Local Activities

altMemorial Day parades, events and celebrations in Oakland County, Michigan to honor those who died serving our country. Memorial Day is Monday, May 27, 2013.

In addition to Memorial Day Weekend parades and ceremonies, Oakland County Moms has put together a weekend family fun page for more Metro Detroit events taking place this holiday weekend.

Southfield, MI Memorial Day Ceremony
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 9a
The City of Southfield will be holding a Memorial Day ceremony at City Hall (26000 Evergreen Road) at 9a.

Madison Heights, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 10a
Honor those who served or lost their lives for our country at the Annual Memorial Day Parade on Saturday, May 25th. The Memorial Day
Parade begins at 10:00 a.m. at N. of Dartmouth and John R, travels north along John R to 13 Mile, and will conclude in front of City Hall. Look for details on the City cable channels. People are asked to bring their own lawn chairs, and sit along the parade route. For additional information call Martha Kehoe at 248.548.7929 or Andy McGillivray at 248.589.9207. Prior to the parade, everyone is invited to attend the Community Pancake Breakfast at the Senior Citizen Center (located at 29448 John R) from 8:00 – 10:00 am on Memorial Day. All you can eat pancakes for $6.00 per adult and $4.00 per child
will be available. After enjoying a pancake breakfast, head out to
the Soccer Complex north of Dartmouth and enjoy one of the best locations to see the parade! Email: amcgill251@yahoo.com.

Auburn Hills, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11a
The 2013 Memorial Day Parade will take place in Downtown Auburn Hills (Adams and Squirrel).

Beverly Hills, MI Memorial Day Parade and Carnival
Monday, May 27, 2013 from 11a-3p
The Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. from the Groves High School parking lot. It travels north on Evergreen and then east on Beverly Road all the way to Beverly Park. Participants in the parade will include a contingent of U.S. Marines, marching bands, a bagpiper, calliope, local Boy Scout, Girl Scout, Cub Scout, Brownie and Little League representatives, brightly decorated bikes, fire trucks, police and sheriff vehicles, along with classic cars and other parade regulars. Carnival follows the Parade at Beverly Park from noon-3p.

Clawson, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 10a
Come join the Clawson American Legion Post in honoring our fallen heroes each Memorial Day. The parade for this year has been canceled.

Farmington, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 10a
Parade route will be along Grand River Ave in Farmington.

Ferndale, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 10a
For Memorial Day, the Parade will start at 10:00am.  For the Parade Route, The Parade participants enter the parade along Livernois from Maplehurst, Lewiston, Cambourne, and Breckenridge Streets. The Parade officially starts on Livernois at West Breckenridge, and heads north. The parade will march east on Maplehurst, south on Woodward, west on 9 Mile, and south at Livernois, ending at the Memorial Mall in front of Ferndale Fire Station #1.

Holly, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 10a
The Annual Holly Memorial Day Parade will begin at the Hulet-Bravender VFW Post on Airport Road, continue through Downtown Holly and over to Lakeside Park for Memorial Day Services.
DONE 5/2 confirmed by phone.

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Milford, Michigan Memorial Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11a
The Annual Milford, MI Memorial Day Parade will take place on Main Street in Downtown Milford.

Northville, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 10a
Downtown Northville
VFW Post 4012 presents the 2013 Memorial Day Parade! Parade steps off at 10am sharp from Griswold and Main, proceeds west on Main to Wing, south on Wing to Cady, west on Cady to First, south on First to Fairbrook and over to Rural Hill cemetery for the ceremony.

Novi, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 from 10a-noon
Novi Civic Center
Show your community pride and spirit and join Novi’s Memorial Day Parade! We invite all Veterans, bands, scout troops, kids, businesses and other civic organizations to be a part of this wonderful annual community event. Form a group and create a fitting parade entry such as a float to march proudly through Novi showcasing your community pride and spirit! Following the parade, join us to honor the sacrifice and service of Veterans for the Memorial Service at the Novi Civic Center.

Rochester, MI Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 9:15a
Ceremony begins at 9:15a at Mt. Avon Cemetary (between first and third streets and Taylor and Wilcox) followed by the Memorial Day Parade at 10a. Parade ends at Veterans Memorial Pointe at SE Corner of Avon and Livernois roads).

Rochester Hills, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 10a
Ceremonies are held at Veterans Memorial Pointe (southeast corner of Avon and Livernois Roads) on Memorial Day following the Memorial Day Parade. Parade starts at 10a.

Royal Oak, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 9a
The Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 27th, beginning at 9:00 am. The parade route starts at South Main Street and Harrison, heading North to 2nd Street, then East to the Veteran’s Memorial Plaza where the Annual Memorial Service will be held.

Sylvan Lake, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11a
Beginning at at City Hall The parade will end at Memorial Park with a brief ceremony. Bike and Stroller decorating will take place at 10:15 the morning of the Parade at City Hall.

Troy, Michigan Memorial Day Ceremony
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11a
The City of Troy is holding their Memorial Day Ceremony at 11a at City Hall (500 W Big Beaver Rd in Troy).

Walled Lake, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11a
The Walled Lake Memorial Day parade begins at 11a at Walled Lake Dr and Maple and runs along Pontiac Trail and culminates at City Hall.

Waterford, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 10a
Parade starts at Dixie Highway and Sashabaw roads. Parade heads north to a ceremony at the cemetary at the end of the parade.

White Lake, MI Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast
Monday, May 27, 2013 from 8:30a-11:30a
Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast at White Lake Inn (3955 Ormond Rd  White Lake, Michigan 48383). Breakfast is from 8:30-11:30a and a Flag Raising Ceremoney is at noon.

This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

List researched and compiled by Glen LaGrou of Oakland County Moms.

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