Memorial Day Parade

The annual Memorial Day ceremony and parade brings together a grateful community to memorialize the nation's war dead, and to honor local heroes serving in all branches of the military.


City Hall front lawn, 9 am: Placement of a wreath at the war memorial, gun salute, and a brief ceremony of commemoration.


Immediately following the ceremony, the parade proceeds east to the Van Aken District in the westbound lane of Van Aken Boulevard. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy the remarkable Shaker Heights High School Marching Band.