10 Best Memorial Day Parades and Events in Louisiana!
Celebrate the season and honor those who have served with these amazing Memorial Day events from May 26 to May 30, 2023! From car races to 5Ks, garden of flags and ceremonies to picnics and observances, there's something for everyone to participate in this Memorial Day throughout Louisiana.
May 26, 2023 at 7:30pm
Rev up your engines and come to Sabine Speedway on Memorial Day for an unforgettable evening of high-octane racing. Experience the excitement of sportsters, FWD, Foy Motor's Crate Late Models, BOM Bank USRA Limited Mods and Sideline Graphics USRA Factory Stocks in action. Grab your general admission tickets and pit passes and prepare for an exciting night at the racetrack!
May 27, 2023 at 7:30am
Come to the Louisiana State Capitol on May 27th to remember and honor the men and women who have fallen in the line of service to their country. BSM and volunteers will be planting 11,000 American flags in the Memorial Day Garden of Flags to pay tribute to our country's heroes. The ceremony will begin at 8:30am and seating is limited, so be sure to bring your lawn chairs.
May 27, 2023 at 8:00am
This Memorial Day weekend, support the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum at the Run for the Red, White and Blue 5K and 1K. Participants will pass through the Flags of Freedom for the last quarter mile, and the race will begin and end at the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum. Timing will be provided by McDuffie Timing of West Monroe.
May 27, 2023 at 3:00pm
Enjoy the music of the Cajun Country Jam Memorial Day Festival at the North Park Recreation Center! Join for performances throughout the day from Nelson Blanchard, Konner James, Ben Ragsdale, Abby Leigh, Chase Tyler Band, Kendall Shaffer, Shenandoah and Travis Tritt. Plus, Randy Travis will be inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame!
May 28, 2023 at 10:00am
Spend Memorial Weekend on the lakefront near Lafayette Street - Under the Oaks! Heroes At Home a/k/a Mandeville Family Reunion is hosting their 10th annual Memorial Picnic. Listen to live music, play games, and relax all day. Contests will be held for door prizes including Largest group/ family gathered, most patriotic decorated tent/table, and most patriotic dressed person.
May 29, 2023
Experience Memorial Day celebrations at the Historic Downtown Natchitoches Riverbank Stage - 105 Rue Beauport. Join the Natchitoches Parish Veterans & Memorial Park Committee to honor our service members and show appreciation for their sacrifice. Celebrate and commemorate together as a nation with a special program.
May 29, 2023 at 9:00am
The City of Donaldsonville will be hosting a Memorial Day Celebration on May 29th in various venues around the city. The festivities will begin with a parade from City Hall to Louisiana Square, followed by a Memorial Day Ceremony at Louisiana Square. Join the City of Donaldsonville for a day of remembrance, reflection, and celebration!
May 29, 2023 at 11:00am
The Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery will host a Memorial Day celebration on May 29th, 2023 at 11:00am. Attendees will have the opportunity to honor and remember our nation's heroes. Refreshments and activities for the whole family will be available and encouraged.
May 30, 2023 at 11:00am
At The National WWII Museum, visitors will have the opportunity to commemorate and honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice this Memorial Day. The day will begin with an 11:00 a.m. ceremony at the US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center, both in-person and livestreamed. Join the Museum to remember and celebrate the legacy of those who have served.
May 30, 2023 at 11:00am
The City of Slidell invites residents and visitors to a Memorial Day Observance at Veterans Memorial Park. Attendees will honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice while defending our nation's freedom. Gatherings and the presentatin of wreaths will occur on May 30, 2023 at 11:00am at 2602 2nd Street.
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