The cities of Lewiston and Auburn will celebrate Memorial Day on Saturday, May 25, 2013 with a parade starting at 9:30 a.m. from Kennedy Park in Lewiston (going to Chestnut Street, to Lisbon Street, to Main Street and then across the Longley Bridge). After going into Auburn (turn right off Longley Bridge at Great Falls, onto Turner Street, onto Court Street & back across the Longley Bridge), the parade will end at Veterans Memorial Park in Lewiston (near Falls) for a ceremony. The ceremony will feature stone unveiling, bench unveiling, entertainment, placing of wreaths, speeches, branches of the military songs, taps, prayer, etc.
The parade and event are being sponsored by the Lewiston/Auburn Veterans Council. For more information, please contact Willie Danforth at 777.4759 or Bert Dutil at 786.2305.