Naperville pays tribute in many ways
While the parade is certainly a time honored tradition in naperville, it is not the only way we stop to honor our veterans or the fallen on memorial day:
Memorial day weekend: decorating over 2,000 graves of veterans
memorial day morning at 7:45 am: services at veterans monuments
7:45am- flag raising ceremony at city hall
8:15am- Service at veteran's park
8:35am- Service at burlington square
9:00am- service at s.s. peter and paul ceremony
9:45am- service at g.a.r. monument
Memorial day morning at 10:30 am: the parade
Central park after the parade at 12:15pm (11:30AM if parade is cancelled): memorial day ceremony
including service at Blackhawk/silver star memorials
The ceremonies and grave decoration take place regardless of parade status.
All are welcome at these events.
Questions regarding the Naperville Memorial Day Parade may be directed to email@example.com