Downtown Allentown, North Main St - Allen Drive - High Street,
Allentown, PA 18102 (map) Date: 5/29/17 Time: 10:30am WEBSITESponsored by: Allentown Lions Club
The 2017 Allentown Lions Memorial Day Parade will be held Monday, May 29. The Parade is rain or shine and begins at 10:30 AM. Please arrive early and Show More...remember Main Street and High Street will be closed. A Memorial Service will follow the parade on the Allentown Grammar school grounds. In addition, prior to the start of the parade there will be a bicycle decorating contest sponsored by the Allentown Business Community Association at 16 Allen Drive. All participants are welcomed to ride their bicycles in the parade.
The Parade Route
The parade route is 3/4 of a mile long. It begins on North Main Street (Rt. 524) at the Allen Drive exit from the staging area, heading south on Main Street through town and turning left on High Street (Rt. 539) to the Elementary School.
At the entrance to the Elementary School on High Street, participants in the Memorial Service will be directed onto the school grounds. Drivers and passengers of vehicles taking part in the parade who would like to attend the Memorial Service may park their vehicles in the large parking area just past the Elementary School building.
Immediately after the last group finishes, a Memorial Day Service will be held near the front of the Elementary School. Everyone is invited to attend. If rain threatens, the Memorial Service may be postponed..