Date(s) - 05/29/2017
Rockford Community Cabin
Memorial Day Parade – American Legion
Monday May 29, 2017
Begins at the Rockford Community Cabin at 9:00 a.m.
Parade Route: from Community Cabin proceeding north on Monroe to Lewis St., proceeding west on Lewis to N. Main St., proceeding south on N. Main St. to Courtland St.(by the Corner Bar) where the parade briefly halts for the playing of the Star Spangled Banner and a speech. The parade then continues south on Main St. to Bridge St., proceeding east on Bridge St. to Lincoln St., and south on Lincoln St., across 10 Mile Rd (E. Division) to the Rockford Cemetery.
10:00 am Rockfod Cemetery Ceremony ~ music by the Rockford High School as well as Rockford North and East Middle Schools Band. Presentation of the Wreath, 21 Gun Salute, Taps, and speech by Keynote Speaker, Cheryl Scales, Mayor Pro Tem.
Afterwards ~ Open House at Rockford American Legion Merrit Lamb Post #102 (330 Rockford Park Drive, Rockford, MI)~ lunch will be provided and military items will be on display ~ All are welcome