Memorial Day (Monday May 30 2022) events in Arlington Heights include a Parade (9:30 a.m.) through downtown from Sigwalt Street and Arlington Heights Road to Memorial Park at Chestnut and Fremont, and a Ceremony in Memorial Park immediately after the parade (about 11 am).
WEATHER UPDATE …
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. The air temperature during the parade is forecast to climb from 81°F to 88°F from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Following the Annual Memorial Day parade, there will be a Memorial Day Ceremony at Memorial Park, Fremont and Chestnut, at 11 a.m.
Memorial Day is dedicated to honoring and remembering our Nation’s Fallen Heroes, and in Arlington Heights, there is a special honor and remembrance for Arlington’s Fallen Heroes – the 58 individuals from the Village of Arlington Heights who died during military service of the United States.
The Veterans Memorial Committee is hosting its annual Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Ceremony on May 30, 2022. The parade is expected to include approximately 3,000 marchers with 5,000 – 8,000 viewers. The Memorial Day Ceremony at Memorial Park has been attended by approximately 1,500 people.
Memorial Day Parade: Monday, May 30th at 9:30 a.m.
The Arlington Heights Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 30th, beginning at 9:30 a.m. The parade route begins on Sigwalt Street, in front of Village Hall and will travel west across Arlington Heights Rd., before turning right/north on Dunton Ave. The route travels north to Euclid and turns left/west, before traveling left/south on Chestnut. The parade ends at Memorial Park on Chestnut and Fremont Streets.
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 …
PICTURES from 2013 Memorial Day Parade
528 PICTURES from 2013 Memorial Day Parade …
PICTURES from 2012 Memorial Day Parade
The Cardinal — Arlingtoncardinal.com Photos: Memorial Day Parade Arlington Heights 2012
Including Two Facebook Albums (1) Preparation and (2) On the Route
VIDEOS from 2011 Memorial Day at Memorial Park Ceremony Traditionally held after the Memorial Day Parade …
Memorial Park Wreath Laying Ceremony.
Aristo ‘Art’ Nicholson Receives Bronze Star, Purple Heart.
Nick Marchese Purple Heart.
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