Memorial Day Parades and Celebrations in New Jersey
If you can't find a parade by county below, try the VetFriends website for listings of parades in NJ and other states
Also check out our Annual county events
Also check out our Annual county events
Oakland Parade- The annual Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony, sponsored by the American Legion and the Borough of Oakland, will be held on Sunday, May 25 beginning at 1:00 PM at Grove Street and Ramapo Valley Road. The parade will close with a ceremony in Veterans’ Park. Complimentary food and refreshments will be served at the American Legion Post at 65 Oak Street immediately following the parade.
Tenafly - Please join us on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014; Parade starts at 10:00 a.m. with ceremony to follow at Huyler Park.Bergen County events - parades and other Memorial Day weekend events posted on MyBergen.com
Cape May County
Cape May - Memorial Services May 27
Cape May County events - posted on the county's Chamber of Commerce website
Weehawken - The Weehawken Memorial Day parade on Monday will begin at Gregory and Highpoint avenues at 9:30 a.m. The parade will head through town and end at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument, located between El Dorado and Hudson Place on Boulevard East, where a ceremony will take place at 11 a.m.
Other Hudson County Memorial Day Events
Hamilton Township - Two parades will take place in Hamilton. Groveville Memorial Day Parade begins at 8:30 a.m. at the intersection of South Broad Street and Sunnybrae Boulevard, continuing down South Broad Street to Yardville-Allentown Road, to Route 156, to Church Street and continuing down Church Street until its intersection with Main Street. Nottingham Way Memorial Day Parade begins at 10:30 a.m. on Nottingham Way at Shady Lane, continuing down Nottingham Way to Coleman Road, to Acres Drive and ending at Nottingham Firehouse. Lawrence Township - The Township of Lawrence will hold it's annual Memorial Day Observance on Saturday May 24 beginning with the parade at 10 am from Lawrence High School. Services to remember all those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in service of our country wil be held in Lawrence Veterans' Park at 11:30 am.
Princeton Memorial Day Parade - Memorial Day Parade, Saturday, May 24th, starts at 10 am from the corner of Princeton Ave and Nassau St , goes to Princeton Boro Hall. Please join us for a short ceremony at Boro Hall at 11am.
Middlesex Borough - Memorial Day ceremony starts 11 am on Monday, May 26, 2014 at Victor Crowell Park
and the Parade begins at 11:30 AM
Bradley Beach - Memorial Day weekend Parade and Festival; events from Saturday through Monday
Freehold - The 140th Freehold Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 26, 2014. The parade will step off at Brinkerhoff Avenue promptly at 10 am. Check-in for groups marching in the parade will begin at 7:30 am at the corner of Brinkerhoff Avenue and Main Street in Freehold.
Imagine That! Museum (Florham Park) - In honor of Memorial Day, let’s remember our soldiers by making a red, white & blue painting on May 24 and May 25
Ocean County Memorial Day Guide - events & parades posted on Ocean Happening
Franklin Township - Memorial Day Parade starts 11 am on May 26; New Brunswick Road to DeMott Lane, ends at Veterans Memorial in Municipal Complex
Somerville - Memorial Day Parade and Service starts 9 am May 26; also Tour of Somerville on May 26
Warren Township - The American Legion Post 293 of Warren Township will again sponsor the annual Memorial Day Parade And Memorial Service on Monday, May 26, 2014; The parade will commence at 11:30 a.m
Branchville - parade starts 10 am on May 26
Newton - Annual Newton Memorial Day Parade is scheduled for Monday, May 26, 2014 beginning at 10:00 AM
Sussex County Parades - posted on the Sussex 4-H website
Rahway - Memorial Day Parade starts 1:30 pm May 25 at City Hall Plaza; Mayor's Trophy 5K Road Race. Begins 9 am May 26 in front of city hall.
Hackettstown - The American Legion Post 164 hosts thier annual Memorial Parade on Monday, May 26, 2014 kicking off at 9:30 am. The parade begins near the post office on Washington Street and continues to Grand Avenue and Main Street and ends at Union Cemetery on Mountain Avenue.
Phillipsburg - The parade will go from Main Street to Shappell Park where the events will take place at approximately 9 AM.