Looking to celebrate Memorial Day Weekend? Here's a list of events in the Valley
Memorial Day weekend is here and there are plenty of ways to celebrate in the Valley. Below is a list of all the events you can find across the Valley this Memorial Day weekend.
- Live Music with D'Angelo & the Dead Foxes at Noble Creature Wild Ales & Lagers (126, East Rayen Avenue, Youngstown) Saturday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m.
- 119th Annual Boardman Memorial Day Parade & Service Monday, May 29 at 10:00 a.m. The parade starts at the Center School, then proceeds north on Route 7 to the Route 224 intersection, then proceeds east on 224 to Boardman Township Park. Walkers will hand out candy as they walk along the street curbs. A service will be conducted in Boardman Park at 11:00 a.m. following the parade.
- 94th Poland Memorial Day Procession and Ceremonies, Saturday, May 27 at Riverside Cemetery starting at 9:00 a.m. A Flying Flags for Heroes ceremony will be conducted in conjunction with the annual graves decoration. Additionally, the Sons of the American Legion will conduct its annual Four Chaplains ceremony on Monday, May 29 honoring four military chaplains who gave up their life jackets after the USS Dorchester was sunk by a torpedo. The event will take place at 35 Cortland Street.
The procession will take place at 10:00 a.m. Monday starting from Post 15 on Cortland Street and traveling down College Street turning right on South Main Street where a ceremony will take place for those lost at sea. The procession will continue on South Main continuing onto Riverside Drive and into Riverside Cemetery for full ceremonies.
- Memorial Day Weekend Picnic at Soverign Grace Chapel (1933 Canfield Road, Youngstown) Friday, May 26 at 6:00 p.m. There will be free food and inflatables for guests.
- Canfield Memorial Day Parade: Monday May 29 beginning at 10:00 a.m. The parade will be from the Village Green to the cemetery on East Main Street.
- NEO Retreat Center Memorial Day Camping Weekend: Friday, May 26 through Sunday, May 28 hosted by the Great Trail Community Church of God in Berlin Center. Activities include a community campfire with s'mores on Friday, a pancake breakfast Saturday morning from 8:00 to 10:00 for a $5 donation, crafts for kids at 1:00 p.m. at the Jennings Pavilion, a worship service at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday and a carry-in potluck with hot dogs provided at 5:00 p.m. Sunday evening.
- Memorial Day Weekend at Berlin Lake KOA Holiday in Lake Milton: Friday, May 26 to Sunday May 28. Activities include Bingo, a fire truck ride, wood carving, crafts for kids, music on the beach, a foam party, a golf cart poker run and 50/50, a hayride, an obstacle course and more. A complete itinerary can be found here.
- Austintown Memorial Day Parade: Monday, May 29 beginning at 10:00 a.m. Parade route will be from Marc's on Mahoning Avenue to Austintown Fitch High School on Falcon Drive.
- Hubbard Memorial Day Procession: Monday, May 29 at 10:00 a.m. in the Hubbard Union Cemetery. The procession will exit the cemetery and proceed to the Hubbard War Memorial next to Tylee Park for the conclusion of the service.
- Champion Memorial Day Parade & Service: Monday, May 29 at 9:00 a.m. Parade route will start at St. William Church and will cross over Route 305 where the parade will conclude at the North Cemetery Entrance with a service taking place at the cemetery following the parade.
-Vienna Township Memorial Day May 29, 2023 at 12:30 presentation of colors by Vienna VFW Post #3521,Memorial service and Mathews local School band playing Star Spangled Banner and Taps.
- 100-year "Chilli'bration" at MP Coney Island in New Castle: Saturday, May 27 at 11:00 a.m. with a chili dog eating contest taking place at 3:00 p.m. There will also be live music from noon to 3:00 p.m. and CR Brewing Company brews.
- Jason Michaels Memorial 5K - Monday, May 29 at the Mercer County Courthouse (5 Ct. House, Mercer) Race starts at 8:30 a.m. sharp. Registration is open here until May 28 at the cost of $30 per person.
- Greenville Memorial Day Parade: Monday, May 29. The parade will travel east on Main Street to College Avenue, turn north on College Avenue and head to the Shenango Valley Cemetery. The parade will then return to Main Street and the American Legion Home to conclude the event.
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