MEMORIAL DAY

Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony
Sunday, 19 May 2024
Stamford, Connecticut
 
Check often for updates
 
City of Stamford Link
Live Stream Video Link
Stamford Advocate Link (last year)
 Tony Pavia Letter to the Editor (last year)
 

 Westhill High School Memorial Day Ceremony TBD
 Stamford High School Memorial Day Ceremony  TBD
Brighton Gardens Visit with Veterans  TBD
 Memorial Day Mass at St. Benedict's TBD
 Stamford Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony Sunday, 19 May @ 11:30 am 
 
11:00 to 11:30 am - Assemble for the Memorial Day Parade. Starting point for the parade is North and Bedford St. A trolley will be available ahead of the parade at Veterans Memorial Park to take veterans to the assembly point. The VFW Trailer will be available for those who cannot walk the parade. Parking is available for free at the Stamford Town Center level 3 (mall and easiest access to the park). Also you can park for free at the city parking garages at Bell Street and Bedford/Broad Street.
 
 
Parade Route
A trolley will be available for veterans with pick up on Atlantic St next to Veterans Memorial Park. The shuttle will run from 11:00 am to 11:30 am to take veterans to the parade start on Bedford and North St.
 
Trolley 

12:00 pm - Parade step off starting at North and Bedford Streets. at Latham Park, proceeds south on Bedford St, across Broad Street, south on Atlantic St to Veterans Memorial Park. The Grand Marshal is our own Vasta, U.S. Navy Veteran.

1:00 pm - Memorial Day Ceremony at Veterans Memorial park. Actual start time will be contingent on the ending of the Parade. Folding chair seats will be available to veterans who do not wish to sit on the built in park seating. A port-a-john will be available at the parade start and at the park. Check the Stamford Advocate for event advertising and articles in the next few days. The city has a webpage dedicated to the parade and ceremony here. Check as things may change.
 
Grand Marshal - TBD
 
Past Memorial Day Parade Grand Marshals

 2023  Joseph Vasta, Aviation Machinist's Mate Petty Officer Third Class, United States Navy
 2022  James Lyles, Sergeant, United State Army
 2021  
 2020  
 2019