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Lots of stuff going on in LB this Memorial Day Weekend

SATURDAY @ Kenney Plaza

SUNDAY

The 38th Annual City Managers 10-Mile Trophy Run, on Sunday, May 25th at 8:00 a.m. [DETAILS HERE]

Please sponsor the Hope For The Warriors team:

Hope For The Warriors® is a national, nonprofit organization that supports wounded U.S. service members, their families, and families of the fallen. A group of military wives founded the organization in 2006. 

Donations Link Here

MONDAY (Memorial Day):

The Long Beach Annual Memorial Day Parade at 10am.  Steps off from Ohio Avenue at 10am and parades to City Hall. Over 50 organizations participating.  The Women of the Military are this year’s Grand Marshal [City of long Beach]

City of Long Beach Memorial Day Parade [News Release]

The City of Long Beach will pay tribute to our veterans with the annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 28, 2012.

This year, Gerald Hunt will lead the parade as Grand Marshal while City Manager Jack Schnirman will act as Master of Ceremonies.

The parade begins at Ohio Avenue and West Beech Street at 9:30am and ends at the reviewing stand on Park Avenue in front of City Hall. The American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, AMVETS, and Jewish War Veterans will be joined by city, county and state officials.

The Memorial Day Parade has been a Long Beach tradition since the 1920’s with over 50 organizations participating.Thousands of spectators will line the city malls and sidewalks to cheer and give testimony to the sacrifices of the United States Armed Forces.  Get out your red, white and blue and join in supporting our Veterans Organizations as they honor the men and women who have died for our country and to support those currently serving the nation.