Memorial Day Parade

Parade Information

Sterling Heights' 41st Annual Memorial Day activities begin promptly at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 25 in the City Center Courtyard between City Hall (40555 Utica Road) and the Police Department as hundreds gather for a solemn tribute to all veterans who died in the line of duty. This year's theme is "Valor". The ceremony will feature remarks from the 2020 Grand Marshal, Mayor Michael C. Taylor, and Chairperson of the Arts Commission Jeanne Schabath. 

At 10 a.m. the parade kicks off from the City Center parking lot onto Utica Road and veers south on Dodge Park Road to Heritage Junior High.

For more information on the Memorial Day Parade or Ceremony, please contact the Sterling Heights Community Relations Department at (586) 446-2470.

Applications for the parade are due by Friday, May 4th to:

Sterling Heights Arts Commission
c/o Community Relations
40555 Utica Road P.O. Box 8009
Sterling Heights, MI 48311-8009

Band Application
Scout Troop Application
Participant Application