WESTPORT, Conn. – Westport residents will be waving their flags and honoring those who gave their lives for their country as towns across the state hold their Memorial Day celebrations.
Here’s a rundown of parades and other Memorial Day activities across Fairfield County:
The parade will be held at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 25, starting on Riverside Avenue and conclude with a ceremony at Veterans Green.
The parade will begin Monday, May 25 at 10 a.m. It will move from South Pine Creek Road, move along Post Road to the library, and continue on Old Post Road past the Town Green to South Benson Road. A town picnic will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on the Historic Town Hall Green.
The parade will begin at 10:45 a.m. on Monday, May 25 on School Road and continue to Weston Town Hall, where a ceremony will be held.
Weston will also hold its Memorial Day Fair Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 10 p.m. and on Monday from noon to 4 p.m. at Hurlbutt Elementary School.
Rowayton will hold its parade on Sunday, May 24 at noon. The parade will begin at the Community Center and continue to downtown Rowayton.
Norwalk will hold its parade Monday, May 25 at 10 a.m. The parade will start at Veterans Park and conclude at the Town Green on East Avenue.
A parade will be held Monday, May 25 at 10 a.m., starting at 21 River Road and continue to Hillside Cemetery.
The parade will be held Monday, May 25 at 9:30 a.m., starting at St. Mark’s Church on Oenoke Ridge and conclude at Lakeview Cemetery, where a ceremony will be held.
There will be a ceremony at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 25 at Seaside Park.
The parade will begin Monday, May 25 at 9:30 a.m. at the Easton Fire House on Center Road and conclude with a ceremony at 10 a.m. at Easton Town Hall.
A parade will be held Saturday, May 23 from noon to 1 p.m. The parade will being at Redding Elementary School and conclude at the Memorial Stone at the intersection of Cross Highway and Sanfordtown Road.
The Byram Veterans Association will hold its Memorial Day parade Sunday, May 24. The parade will begin at 2 p.m. at the Byram Veteran’s Club at 300 Delevan Avenue and march to the Byram Library and back.
The Glenville parade will also be held Sunday at 5 p.m. The parade will begin on Glenville Street and end at the Glenville Volunteer Fire Company on Glenville Road, where a ceremony will be held.
The Old Greenwich parade will be held Monday, May 25. It will begin at 10 a.m. on Sound Beach Avenue and end at Binney Park, where a ceremony will be held.
The parade will be held on Sunday, May 24 at 12 p.m., beginning at the corner of Summer and Hoyt Streets and concluding with a ceremony at Veterans Park.
The parade will held at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 25, beginning at the Goodwives Shopping Center on Old Kings Highway North and continue to Spring Grove Cemetery, where a ceremony will be held.
A parade will be held Monday, May 25 at 9:30 a.m. It will begin at Kennedy Park and conclude at Rogers Park, where parachutists will descend onto the baseball field and a ceremony will be held at the Rose Memorial Garden.
The parade will begin Monday, May 25 at 11:30 a.m. at Jesse Lee Memorial United Methodist Church and continue down Main Street to Ballard Park.
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