The City of Aurora will celebrate the 155th anniversary of Memorial Day during the 2023 Aurora Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 29.
The parade is held in honor of the brave men and women who paid the ultimate price and gave their lives for our country. With the theme, “Remembrance and Respect,” the parade will step off at 10 a.m. from the intersection of Benton and River Streets, head east on Benton, north on Broadway, west on Downer Place and ending at River Street.
The pre-parade program will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the reviewing stand in front of the Aurora GAR Memorial Hall and Museum, 23 E. Downer Place.
Parking is available in various Downtown public parking lots, not including lots located along the parade route.
Click here to view the Downtown Aurora Public Parking Map – Downtown Aurora Public Parking.