Derby-Shelton 2017 Memorial Day Parade Information

The organizers of the Derby-Shelton Memorial Day Parade have a website packed with information about the upcoming event.

According to, a memorial service is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 28 at Shelton High School.

“There is a special part of the ceremony during which the name of each Veteran who has passed during the year is honored and a red carnation is presented to their family,” according to organizers.

Then, the Derby-Shelton Memorial Day Parade is scheduled to start 9 a.m., Monday, May 29.

The parade begins at Howe and White Wharf streets in Shelton, and ends at Cottage and Elizabeth streets in Derby.

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The information below is from the parade organizers to groups participating:

As you all know, the parade is starting in Shelton this year and will be stepping off promptly at 9 a.m. (rain or shine).

Units should arrive between 8 a.m. and 8:15 am

Drop off will be in the MUNICIPAL LOT Which is located behind the FARMER’S MARKET.

Remember — Howe Avenue in Shelton will be blocked off from Center Street to Wharf Street at approximately 7 a.m.

The map below shows the start of the parade on the Shelton side. Click here to print out a larger version of the parade route.

The parade lineup is below. The information was current as of May 22, 2017.

2017 Line Up by The Valley Indy on Scribd


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