Memorial Day Parade

Parade Information


Sterling Heights' 40th Annual Memorial Day activities begin promptly at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 27 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 "Celebrating & Honoring Women in the Military." The ceremony will feature remarks from the 2019 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 May 3rd 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 
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