Greenfield's Memorial Day Activities Include Parade
We welcome all to the annual Greenfield Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony, held on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2023 at 10 a.m.
The parade and ceremony are dedicated to service members who lost their lives in service to our nation and will include prayers, the Pledge of Allegiance, the national anthem, the governor’s proclamation as presented by Mayor Wedegartner and remarks by Deputy Director Stacey Geneczko.
We will begin lining up in marching order at 9:30 a.m. at the Greenfield Middle School on Sanderson Street, with a parade kick-off time of 10 a.m. sharp.
The parade will head south on Federal Street for services at the Federal Street Cemetery, honoring those killed in the Revolutionary War; continue south on Federal Street, east on Church Street, south on Franklin Street and west on Main Street, where services for veterans killed in the Spanish-American War will be held at the Greenfield Public Library. Marchers will proceed to the Common to pay respects to veterans killed in the Civil War. The parade will continue west on Main Street where it will end at the Veterans’ Mall for services honoring those killed in all wars.