On Monday, May 27, 2013, Memorial Day events in Arlington Heights include a Parade (9:30 a.m.) through downtown from Sigwalt and Arlington Heights Road to Memorial Park at Chestnut and Fremont, and a Ceremony in Memorial Park immediately after the parade (11 am). A new unit marching for this year is an Honor Flag Unit sponsored by Glueckert Funeral Home.
Parade route …
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS MEMORIAL DAY PARADE ROUTE
> Sigwalt and Arlington Heights Road westbound
> Right turn at Dunton Ave, proceeds northbound Dunton Ave
> Continues northbound to Euclid Avenue, crossing Route 14
> Left turn at Euclid Ave, proceeds westbound Euclid Ave
> Left turn at Chestnut Ave
> Ends at Memorial Park at Chestnut Ave and Fremont St
Marching route approximately 4900 feet.
Memorial service at Memorial Park after parade.
PARADE ROUTE MAP …
American Post No. 981 Veterans of Foreign Wars will host the Memorial Day Parade at 9:30 a.m. May 27, 2013.
See complete details from the Arlington Heights Park Foundation list [PDF].
VIDEOS from 2011 Memorial Day at Memorial Park …
Memorial Park Wreath Laying Ceremony.
Aristo ‘Art’ Nicholson Receives Bronze Star, Purple Heart.
Nick Marchese Purple Heart.