Memorial Day Parade

Memorial Day Parade

05/27/20199:30 am - 11:30 am

Memorial Day Parade

Don't miss this popular event!

PARADE STEPS OFF AT 9:30am

The River Forest Park District, River Forest Civic Association, and the Village of River Forest are proud sponsors of the 94th Annual Memorial Day Parade!  The Parade begins at 9:30am traveling from Constitution Park, south on Ashland Avenue to Lake Street, then west to Keystone Park, and will finish with a FREE hotdog lunch.
 

Parade Grand Marshal

Staff Sergeant Richard Gadek

       
 

SPONSORSHIP:

Parade sponsorship opportunities will be offered at the $1,500 and $500 levels.  Each level of sponsorship offers a value of benefits depending on the sponsorship level selected.  These benefits are listed in the 2019 River Forest Memorial Day Parade Sponsorship Packet.  
 

2019 SPONSORS:

 

Community Picnic Sponsor

 

Premium Sponsors

 

SunStar-Dental-Logo

 

Sponsors

 

Grace Lutheran School

Kelty Lawn Care

Fifth Third Bank

Novick Orthodontics

Pan American Bank

Wednesday Journal of Oak Park and River Forest

West Cook YMCA

 

 
 

REGISTRATION:

  • The parade registration fee to participate in the Parade is $50/entry.
  • Only 1 group will be allowed to register under 1 entry.
  • ALL parade registrations will be required to pay the $50 fee.  We will no longer waive the fee for non-profit, community, or governmental groups.
  • Parade line-up will go out on Thursday, May 23.
 

Any individual or business interested in entering a float or walking in the parade should fill out the Registration Form by Monday, May 20th.

  Forms can be dropped off or mailed to The Depot (401 Thatcher Avenue, River Forest) or emailed to randreolas@rfparks.com.

 


RESOURCES:

PARADE MAP

PARADE BROCHURE

PARADE FAQ

PARADE SPONSORSHIP FORM

PARADE LINE-UP

*Donations are encouraged if you cannot attend on Parade Day*


WANTED:

Information on any River Forest residents who: 

  • are on active military duty for our country, or
  • are a veteran of our country’s armed forces. 
 

SUBMIT INFORMATION TO THE RIVER FOREST CIVIC ASSOCIATION

May 27, 2019

Lets join together!

Parade Start

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