Memorial Day Parade 2017

  • Monday, May 29, 2017

  • Time: 10:00 a.m.

  • Weather Forecast: Partly cloudy with a high of 67 degrees. There is a 40% chance of showers & thunderstorms throughout the day.

    As noted in the past, the parade will commence at 10:00 a.m. rain or shine. If heavy downpours occur, the route below is shortened leaving the rear of the Riggio Building and going directly to the Town Green.

  • Parade Route

  • - Start 10:00 a.m. leaving the rear of the Riggio Building, near the Wilcox entrance and turning left onto Boston Post Road
    - Turn left onto South Main Street
    - Short ceremony at the cemetery on South Main Street
    - South Main Street to Boston Post Road (west)
    - Turn right onto Wesley Avenue (Dunkin Donuts & Seaside Avenue intersection)
    - Turn right onto Old Clinton Road
    - Short ceremony at Clark’s Bridge
    - Turn left onto Boston Post Road, going around the Town Green / Essex Road (RT153)

    Ceremony on the Town Green at the War Memorial.

    All parade participants will leave the Town Green, back onto Boston Post Road and proceed to the entrance of the parking lot of the Riggio Building (Wilcox side).

  • Temporary Road Closures

  • The CT State Police, Westbrook Resident State Troopers and Westbrook Constables will have the following locations temporarily shut down during the parade procession.

    - Boston Post Road / Essex Road – Walgreens
    - Boston Post Road / Essex Road – North side of the Town Green
    - Boston Post Road / South Main Street / Old Clinton Road
    - Boston Post Road / Seaside Avenue / Wesley Avenue
    - Old Clinton Road / Wesley Avenue
    - Old Clinton Road / Willard Avenue

    These intersections will be reopened for motorist traffic once the parade has passed through the intersection.

    intersections could be closed for an additional time periods based on the parade route.