Shippensburg Memorial Day Parade

When:
May 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
2017-05-29T14:00:00-04:00
2017-05-29T14:15:00-04:00
Where:
Shippensburg, PA
Cost:
Free

Come out and support the Shippensburg Memorial Day activities on Monday, May 29.

Events 10AM – Ceremony at Locust Grove Cemetery, 11AM – Ceremony at Spring Hill Cemetery, Noon – Flag raising ceremony at Shippensburg Veterans Memorial Park, 1:15PM – Navy & Marine Memorial Service at Branch Bridge on King St., 2PM – Parade.

The Parade begins at the corner of King and Prince streets and marches down King Street toward Morris Street.

2017 Memorial Day Parade Lineup
First Division
The first division forms along East King Street between Prince and Washington streets:
Shippensburg Police Department, Chief Fred Scott (car)
Boy Scouts carry Christian flag and banner
American Legion Post 223 Minute Men Colors and Guard and Firing Squad
Honorary Parade Marshal Glenn Lytle
Veteran’s Council Chaplain Jim Clever
WWII veteran (cars)
Community veterans (cars)
Tim Wright Wall of Fallen Heroes
Blackout
WWII veterans
VFW Colors and Guard
Shippensburg Veterans Marching Group
James W. McCartney American Legion Post 232 Colors and Marching Unit
Landis McCleaf Marine Corps Colors and Marching Unit
VFW Post 6168 and American Legion Post 223 auxiliary presidents (car)
Young Veterans (SU)
VFW Poppy Princess
Shippensburg Fair Queen Andrea Crawford
Fair Sweetheart Miranda Rhoads
Little Miss Shippensburg Kylie Connelly
Little Miss Shippensburg Princess Annsley Strite
Franklin County Fair Royalty
Second Division
The second division forms along North and South Prince streets:
Shippensburg High School Marching Band
Franklin County 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Club
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts marching unit
Girl Scouts and Brownie marching unit
Spinning Illusions marching unit
DB Schenker marching group
Turkey Hill marching group
Super Twirlers marching unit
Firefighters marching unit
West End Fire & Rescue
Vigilant Hose Co.
CV Hose Co. and apparatus
Shippensburg Area EMS ambulance

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