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74th Annual Memorial Day Parade 
Monday, May 28, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.
Rockville Town Center 
About the Parade
The City of Rockville's 74th Annual Memorial Day Parade will top off a weekend-long celebration with more than 60 parade units including marching bands, drill and majorette units, floats and more!  More than 20,000 spectators are expected to attended this year's parade.

Parade application for the 2018 parade will be available in February. 

Parade Route 
N. Washington St. beginning at Martins Ln., head South on N. Washington St. making a left onto Beall Ave. turning right on Maryland Ave. through Rockville Town Square and turning left onto E. Montgomery Ave.  View a map of the parade route

Participation Information 
The city aims to attract marching bands, drill and pom pon units, floats and specialty units for the parade. The parade is a juried event, which limits the number of parade units to no more than 70. Parade participants are eligible to win more than $3,000 in cash prizes which are distributed over five categories. 

Politician Parade Information
Candidates for City of Rockville Mayor and Council offices may participate in parades if they are certified to appear on the ballot by the City’s Board of Supervisors of Elections. For the Memorial Day parade, participants must be certified by May 15. If you are a politician, please review the parade rules and regulations, and complete a parade application using the links above. 

Individuals who are not elected officials and are candidates for non-City of Rockville elected office may not participate in parades sponsored by the City of Rockville. 

Please review the City of Rockville's Campaign Policy for additional information. 

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