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2018 Memorial Day Parade and Service

Post Date:04/18/2018 10:30 AM

The Crystal Lake American Legion will conduct its annual Memorial Day Parade and Cemetery Service on Monday, May 28, 2018.

Parade Units will assemble at the Crystal Lake Central High School parking lot at 10:00 a.m. and the Parade will start at 11:00 a.m. The Parade route will be east on Franklin Avenue, north on Williams Street and west on Woodstock Street to Union Cemetery, where the Memorial Service will be held.

Veterans, civic, Scout and youth organizations are invited to participate in the parade and cemetery service. If you are interested in participating, please complete the application and return it to Jillian Austin at the City of Crystal Lake by email at, by fax at 815-459-3780 or by mail at 100 West Woodstock Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60014.

If you have any questions, please contact Jillian Austin at 815-459-2020.

City Hall is closed on Saturdays and Sundays, and will also be closed on Monday, May 28 for Memorial Day. 

As a reminder, the Memorial Day Parade and Cemetery Service is a solemn event intended to honor veterans and those who have given their lives for our country. Please do not distribute candy or fliers during the parade, and please keep the marching units and floats consistent with the nature of this event.