Memorial Day Family Guide - Greenwich Moms

This weekend marks the unofficial beginning of summer and there is lots of family fun to be had! To honor our troops and celebrate the holiday, parades will take place all over town. Most are free to attend.
Byram Veteran’s Association Memorial Day Parade
All Veterans, civic organizations, schools and groups are invited to march. After the parade please join us at the club for some beverages and light food. In honor of all who have died serving our country.
Downtown Byram
Sunday, May 29
2pm – 3pm
Cost: Free
Annual Glenville Memorial Day Parade and Service
The 9th District Veterans Association and the Glenville Volunteer Fire Company cordially invite you to the parade on Sunday, May 29. The parade route moves along Glenville Street from Walker Court to the Glenville Fire House. Following the parade, there will be a brief ceremony and wreath laying at the Veterans Monument adjacent to the Fire House. Refreshments will be served at the American Legion and the 9th District Veterans Association buildings following the ceremony. Held at 5:00 P.M. Children who are not part of Scouts of Mavericks teams are encouraged to patriotically decorate their bicycles and participate in the parade.
Glenville Street from Walker Court in Glenville
Sunday, May 29
5pm – 6pm
Cost: Free
Any questions should be directed to Greenwich Police Chief Heavey at [email protected] or call the Glenville Volunteer Fire Company at (203) 532-9606
Jim Fixx Memorial Day Run
Join for the next segment of the Greenwich Cup, the Betteridge Jim Fixx Memorial Day Run, honoring Frank Keegan. This scenic 5 mile road race goes through downtown Greenwich and the surrounding parks and roadways. There is also a 1/2 mile race on the track for kids on the historic Havemeyer track.
PRE-Register at
1/2 MILE Havemeyer Track, 290 Greenwich Avenue 5 MILE Betteridge, 239 Greenwich Ave
Monday, May 30
8:15am – 10am
COST: 5 Mile $30 pre-registration, $40 on day. 1/2 mile Kids $15
Sound Beach Volunteer Fire Department Memorial Day Parade
The SOUND BEACH VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT Memorial Day Parade steps off at the corner of Sound Beach Avenue and Shore Acre Drive! A ceremony in BINNEY PARK follows the parade.
Starting in Old Greenwich off Shore Acre Drive
Monday, May 30
10am – 11pm
Cost: Free

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