A Message from Parade Chairman Bill Taylor:
We are so sorry to inform you that due to inclement weather, we must
CANCEL THE KENNETT SQUARE MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
on Monday, May 30th, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m.
Huge thank you to our veterans, sponsors, participants, spectators and volunteers for your effort and contributions in making this a hometown favorite patriotic parade.
Bill Taylor, Chairman
KENNETT SQUARE MEMORIAL DAY PARADE COMMITTEE
Kennett Square’s traditional Memorial Day Parade honoring local veterans will kick off on Monday, May 30th, at 10 a.m. With over 1,000 participants the parade will last for at least an hour and a half. Included in the parade are antique military vehicles and convertibles, bag pipers, fife and drums, Civil War and Revolutionary War Re-enactors, color guard groups, high school bands, little league teams, Mummers and more. The parade ends at the Union Hill Cemetery with a memorial gun salute.
Parade route for Memorial Day Parade: Kennett High School to East South Street, South Union Street to East Cypress Street, South Broad Street to West State Street, to North Union Street to the Union Hill Cemetery on the left. To see pictures from the 2015 parade click here. If you have questions about the parade feel free to contact organizer Bill Taylor at 610-960-8471 or email at email@example.com.
PARADE ROUTE MAP–the bolded area beginning at High School and ending at the cemeteries with a special ceremony.