The 2013 Chicago Memorial Day Parade (May 25, 2013) draws more than 10,000 spectators each year, and commemorates the nation’s soldiers and veterans. This year’s parade features Marching Bands, Drum and Bugle Corps, floats, and more. The Grand Marshall is General Raymond T. Odierno of the United States Army. Prior to the parade (11am), a Wreath Laying Ceremony will take place at the Eternal Flame on Daley Plaza, located at Dearborn and Washington Streets.
WHAT: 2013 Chicago Memorial Day Parade - Free Admission.
WHEN: May 25, 2013, starting at noon.
WHERE: The parade will start at the corner of State St and Lake St, and proceed south on State St to Van Buren St.