Memorial Day Events In The Kalamazoo Area 2017
Memorial Day is on Monday and many communities in the area will honor those lost with parades and ceremonies.
According to M-Live, here is a list of communities who will be holding Memorial Day events.
Comstock: The community will gather at VFW Post 6252 around 11 a.m. for the parade at noon that will be from Comstock Ave. to Peer Park.
Galesburg/Augusta: Fort Custer National Cemetery will have their service at 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 28th.
Gull Lake/Richland: Prairie Home Cemetery will host a program at 11 a.m.
Kalamazoo: Kalamazoo County Memorial Day parade will be at 10 a.m. and run from Michigan Avenue to Riverside Cemetery on Gull Road.
Mattawan: Parade will start at 11 a.m. from Mattawan Elementary School to a ceremony that will be at village park.
Schoolcraft: Parade will line up at 10:40 a.m. and will head to Schoolcraft Cemetery for a ceremony at 11.
Vicksburg: Parade will start at 10 a.m. and will travel from Vicksburg Middle School to Vicksburg Cemetery for a ceremony featuring speaker Captain Kenzi Pridgeon.
All of these events are on Memorial Day Monday other than the ceremony at Fort Custer National Cemetery on Sunday.