City of Green’s Annual Memorial Day Ceremony, Parade and Activities are Monday, May 29
GREEN, OH – The City of Green invites all veterans and the community to attend the annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 29 at 12 p.m. at the Green Veterans Memorial Park, 1900 Steese Road. Additional Memorial Day activities planned in Green include a pancake breakfast, Memorial Day parade, and community picnic and car show.
Activities for the day include:
Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast,sponsored by Green Fire Local 2964, begins at 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Fire Station #1, 4200 Massillon Road. Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, orange juice, and coffee. Donations will be accepted for the Green Veterans Memorial Park and First Responders Monument.
Memorial Day Parade steps off at 10 a.m. from Green High School, 1474 Boettler Road. The parade route travels east on Boettler Road to Massillon Road south (south bound lanes only) to Steese Road west to the Green Intermediate School, back to the Green High School parking lot via Bulldog Boulevard. Those interested in participating in the parade may sign-up with the Parks and Recreation office through Friday, May 26 by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Parade line up begins at 8 a.m. in the Green High School parking lot.
Memorial Day Ceremony begins at 12 p.m. at the Green Veterans Memorial Park, 1900 Steese Road.
Community Picnic and Car Show begins immediately following the Memorial ceremony at approximately 12:30 p.m. The annual community picnic will be served at the John Torok Community/Senior Center, 4224 Massillon Road, adjacent to the Green Veterans Memorial Park. The free picnic includes hot dog, chips, and drink. Donations will be accepted for the Green Veterans Memorial Park and First Responders Monument. For those interested in displaying a car in the car show, enter the park from the back entrance to Queen of Heaven Church, just west of the Veterans Memorial, before 11:30 a.m. or after 12:30 p.m.
Parking for the pancake breakfast, Memorial Day Ceremony, and picnic is available at the Fire Station #1 (handicap parking only), John Torok Senior/Community Center, Queen of Heaven Church, and the Anthony Funeral Home. Please note Steese Road will be shut down to traffic during the Memorial Ceremony.
The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive and promising city with more than 25,000 residents. Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County. Visit www.cityofgreen.org. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cityofgreenohio