Memorial Day Parade

The Town of Trumbull hosts an annual Memorial Day Parade to remember and honor the military personnel who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. The event typically feature veterans and dignitaries, antique cars, marching bands, color guards, schools, scouts, and sports teams.

Parade Event Details

When: Monday, May 30, 2022 at 10:00 AM
Where: Main Street, Trumbull

Memorial Day Parade (JPG)

Apply to Participate

Groups can apply to participate in the Memorial Day Parade by using our online Memorial Day Parade Application form or by downloading an application and mailing it to Town Hall.

Schedule of Events

In recognition of the lives lost in Vietnam, a rededication ceremony and wreath-laying will occur at 8:00 AM at the Vietnam Memorial on White Plains Road. 

The Town Hall ceremony, honoring parade Grand Marshal Captain Daniel Geraghty, who served with the CT National Guard and as an Army Ranger and now teaches at Trumbull High School, will begin at 9:00 AM in front of Town Hall. A wreath-laying ceremony, honoring those lives lost in other wars will also be held at Town Hall. 

The parade itself will step off at 10:00 AM, beginning at the new shopping plaza, Long Hill Market, and end at Town Hall.

The town will fly flags on Main Street from Memorial Day until September 11th. If you wish to sponsor a flag, please complete and submit a Flag Sponsor Form (PDF) . You may purchase a flag in honor of, or in memory of, a soldier who is deceased, has served, or is currently serving. Anyone can sponsor a flag in honor of all soldiers. The names of those being remembered or honored will appear in the program.

Please join us in honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom by attending and/or by marching in the parade: Trumbull Memorial Day Parade Application (PDF).

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