Sat, May 16|
Newark Memorial Day Parade (2020)
This is an a ceremony and then a parade on Main Street in Newark, DE. This is the official State of Delaware ceremony for Memorial Day.
Time & Location
May 16, 2020, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Memorial Hall, S College Ave, Newark, DE 19716, USA
About the event
Notes: This is an a ceremony and then parade on Main Street in Newark, DE. See below for more information.
Length of Event: All Day – 10am – 2pm
Arrival Time For Regiment: 9am
Parking: Please park near the location of the ceremony which is on north side of Memorial Hall
Restrooms: Indoors – fully functioning on campus
Food and Beverages Provided: Yes – by Regiment or event organizer for lunch.
Encampment Setup Level: None. Ceremony and parade only
Camp Kitchen Setup: No
Camp Kitchen Tent Fly: No
Supply Tent Setup: No
In Ground or Above Ground Fire Permitted: No
Individual Soldier Tents Permitted: No – Indicate to Officer of the Day if bringing your own soldier tent.
Water Provided: Yes – from event organizers
Straw Provided: No
Firewood Provided: No
Impression: Delaware Continental uniform preferred. Otherwise, militia.
Kit Level: Full kit
Musket Firing: Yes
Contact Musician Sergeant-Major for music to be played at this event. Military calls also to be demonstrated too if possible.
Impression: Civilian followers of a military camp.
Table Displays Permitted: No.
Please assist in setup and/or breakdown if possible. Also – please bring camera or video camera to take photographs or video if possible. We will look to take posed photos that will be used to help educate the public if possible at each event this year.
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