The Keyport American Legion, Raritan Post 23, will kick off the Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30, 2011 at 12:00 PM. The parade route begins on Maple and Broad Street, turns left onto West Front Street ends at Fireman’s Park on West Front Street.
Members of local American Legion and VFW posts representing the military will lead the parade. There will be parade participants featuring marchers and floats with our local Civic, Church, Environmental and Community organizations, the Keyport Senior Center, Recreation Committee, Keyport Fire, First aid and Rescue units, Keyport Schools and more.
There will be a Memorial Day Service imediately following the parade. Members of the Keyport VFW, American Legion, Police and Fire Departments will honor our fallen men and service woman with a 21 gun salute.
Keyport’s downtown stores, restaurants and cafes will be open offering parade specials. If you wish to register your organization in the parade, please call Tom Scheider at 732-264-9450.