Essex Town honors those who served and proudly contributes the Essex Community Memorial Day Service and Parade.
9:30 am - Service at Veterans Memorial Park, Five Corners, Essex Junction
10:00 am - Parade begins
For participation and event information, please visit www.essexmemorialdayparade.net.
Essex Police Department Announcement:
The Memorial Day parade is Saturday, May 27th. Road Closures will begin at 9AM, the parade will begin at 10AM.
If you plan to attend the parade, please leave early to make sure you are able to get a space. We recommend walking to the event or carpooling if necessary. Please keep in mind parking is limited and the roads will start to close at 9AM.
If you are not attending the parade please seek alternate routes to avoid delays from the road closures. The roads will begin to
close at 9AM and stay closed until approximately 12PM.
Five Corners (Lincoln St/ Rt 2A) to Pinecrest Dr will be closed to all traffic at 9AM.
Five Corners (Pearl St) to South Summit St will be closed to all traffic at 9AM.
Pearl St at South Summit Street to Gate B (the main fair gate) will be open to westbound traffic only until 9:30AM.
Park Street, Main Street, and Maple Street will be reduced to one lane of traffic at the Five Corners for the duration of the parade.
There is no Parking along Lincoln Street, vehicles will be towed starting at 7AM.