Memorial Day Parade (Essex Junction, VT)
Ages: 0 and up
Parking: No - Parking in and around the parade route is available at Essex High School, Railroad Ave by the Amtrak Station and surrounding areas.
Parade steps off and leaves gate F of the Champlain Valley Exposition, follows access road to Rte 2A and turns right onto Rte 2A South (Lincoln St), follows Rte 2A south to the Essex Junction 5 corners (where reviewing stand is). Parade turns right at the 5 corners onto Rte 15 West (Pearl St) follows Pearl St to Exposition gate B (by Bouchard Pierce) where they will turn right and continue to the dispersal area. Total distance approximately: 1 ½ miles
VFW Post 6689 Chicken barbecue begins, located at 73 Pearl Street. Tickets available through post members and there.
- The Five Corners in Essex Jct. and exits to Route 2A and Pearl St in Essex will be closed from the hours of 9am – to approximately 12 noon to allow for the passage of The Essex Memorial Day Parade.