Guide: 2019 Memorial Day Parades on LI

Memorial Day parades are planned across Long Island. Here is a list of some parades. Please check before heading out as dates and times are subject to change.

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Saturday, May 25 and Sunday May 26
Memorial Day Weekend Airshow Cruises
Time: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location/Route: 211 Woodcleft Avenue, Freeport

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Sunday, May 26

Hempstead Memorial Day Parade
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location/Route: 160 Marvin Avenue, Hempstead
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Riverhead Street Painting Festival
Time: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Location/Route: 133 East Main Street, Riverhead

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Monday, May 27

Bay Shore's Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Lanier Lane and Main Street, Bay Shore
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East Meadow Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: East Meadow High School parking field on Carman Avenue; south to Hempstead Turnpike, left turn proceeding east on Hempstead Turnpike to Prospect Avenue, right turn proceeding south on Prospect Avenue to the Town of Hempstead Veterans Memorial Park located on Prospect & East Meadow Avenue
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Elmont Legion Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Starts at Sewanhaka High School on Covert Avenue, march south to Hempstead Turnpike, and end at the Elmont Memorial Library on Hempstead Turnpike.
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Farmingdale’s  Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Village Green on Main Street, Farmingdale
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Freeport Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Parade will start on Brookside Avenue in front of Freeport High School to Merrick Road; West on Merrick Road to the Freeport Memorial Library, where a Memorial Day Observance will be held.
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Glen Cove Memorial Day Parade
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Route: Monument Park
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Great Neck Memorial Day Parade
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location/Route: From Susquehanna Avenue north to Village Green; Parade review starting at 1030 on Village Green and concluding Ceremonies at War Memorial.
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Hicksville Memorial Day Parade
Time: 9 a.m.
Location/Route: Start at south lot of old Sears building on North Broadway; end at Hicksville Middle School
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Levittown Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Island Trees Middle School on Wantagh Avenue.

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Long Beach Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Ohio Avenue and West Beech Street, Long Beach
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Malverne Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Kicks off from Church Street. Ceremony immediately following at the Gazebo at Reese Memorial Park.
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Mastic Fire Department Memorial Day Service
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Corner of Montuak Highway/Herkimer Street.

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Massapequa Park Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Front Street, Massapequa Park
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Memorial Day Parade & Open House at Raynham Hall Museum
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location/Route: Raynham Hall Museum, Oyster Bay
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Merrick's Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony
Time: 8:45 a.m.
Location/Route: Broadcast Plaza, Merrick
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Mineola Memorial Day Parade
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Route: Starts at Wilson Park, proceeding along Westbury Avenue - Roslyn Road - Jericho Turnpike - Marcellus Road ending at Memorial Park
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Montauk's Memorial Day Flag Ceremony
Time: TBA (Check Website)
Location/Route: Montauk Village Green, Montauk
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Northport Memorial Day Parade and Services
Location: Village Park
Time: 10 a.m.
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Oceanside Memorial Day Parade
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location/Route: Corner of Foxhurst and Long Beach roads; A ceremony at Oceanside High School will follow.
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Parade of American Flags
Time: 9 a.m.
Location/Route: Heritage Park, Mount Sinai
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Plainview-Old Bethpage Memorial Day Parade
Location/Route: Old Country Road to the POB Town Park
Time: 9:30 a.m.
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Ronkonkoma Memorial Day Parade
Time: 11 a.m.
Location/Route: Hiawatha Elementary School Lake, Ronkonkoma
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Sayville Memorial Day Parade
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Main Street
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Smithtown Memorial Day Parade - Knights of Columbus
Time: Noon
Location: Parade begins at Main Street and Singer Lane, continuing west on Main Street to the Town Hall, ceremony follows.
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Southold Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: 
Steps off from Steamboat at the corner of 1st and Main streets and ends at 3rd and Front streets. 

St. James Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Steps off at Woodlawn and Lake avenues, proceed north on Lake Avenue to Saint James Elementary School for a ceremony, sponsored by VFW Post 395.
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Syosset Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Parade on Jackson Avenue; Followed by ceremony on Underhill Blvd.
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Three Village Memorial Day Parade
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Parade will kick off at the village green near Setauket Presbyterian Church and the Emma S. Clark Memorial Library; will travel down Main Street to head east on Route 25A.  At the conclusion of the parade, there will be a remembrance ceremony at the Setauket Memorial Park.
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Uniondale Memorial Day Parade
Time: Meet at 9:30 a.m.
Location: Uniondale Avenue
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West Babylon Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10 a.m.
Location/Route: Starts at the corner of Arnold Avenue and Route 109. 
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West Islip Memorial Day Parade
Time: 10: 30 a.m.
Location/Route: The parade gathers at the corner of Rodrick and Udall Road at 10 a.m. It kicks off at 10:30 a.m. and proceeds south to Higbie Lane, where it will make a stop for a prayer service and wreath-laying at the memorial at the intersection of Udall Road and Higbie Lane. Continuing south, the parade ends at the Paul J Bellew Elementary School, where a ceremony and wreath-laying will take place.
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