Memorial Day Parade - East Haddam

  • Town Office Building
    P.O. Box 385
    1 Plains Road
    Moodus, CT 06469
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  • Memorial Day Parade

    Date: May 28, 2018
    Time: 8:30 AM

    Location:  Steps off from the Municipal Office Complex

     

     

    The Memorial Day Parade will step off at 10 a.m. from the Municipal Office Complex, 1 Plains Road, Moodus on Monday, May 28.  All community groups are encouraged to join the parade.  If you have any questions, please call the Selectmen’s Office at 860-873-5021 (During evening/weekend hours please leave a message - we will call you back).  If you aren’t a marcher, please join us on the sidelines.  It is a great community event!.

    8:30am - Ceremony at Swing Bridge
    8:45am - Ceremony at former Town Office Building - Vietnam Memorial and POW/MIA
    9:15am - Parade formation at the Municipal Office Complex
                                                        (foot marchers-front of building & floats and vehicles-rear of building)
    10:00am - Parade steps off
    11:00am - Approximate time for Memorial Day program at the American Legion Post 156, 34 Neptune Avenue

    Weather Alert:  The extended weather forecast shows cloudy, with a 20-30% chance for a shower or thunderstorm with temperatures in the upper 60’s.  Hopefully the rain will hold off so we can complete our services but should we encounter inclement weather the memorial ceremony will be held at the American Legion Hall at 10:30am.  Please check the Town website for any parade cancellation information.

    Shuttle Bus:  The Senior Center bus will be running a shuttle loop from the American Legion Field back to the Municipal Office Complex parking lot for anyone needing a ride back to their car at the conclusion of the parade and ceremony.  The shuttle bus stop is noted on the American Legion map below.

    2018 Parade Itinerary
    Municipal Office Complex Assembly Map
    American Legion Field Map