Annandale Chamber of Commerce Chili Cook Off! Mark your calendars for the Annandale Chamber’s Annual Chili Cook Off! Come out to sample the finest chili recipies in all of Minnesota…well at least our corner of it…from our great local businesses! The contest will take place in the Annandale Municiple Parking Lot (behind Annandale Roadhouse/Grandpa Earl’s) … Continue reading Annandale Chili Cook Off

Each year the Memorial Day parade goes from Excelsior Elementary to Water Street, down Lake Street and Excelsior Boulevard to Oak Hill Cemetery. Note from MN Community Planner: We were unable to find a time for this event.  If you have information on it, please write a review or post it in the comments section, thank … Continue reading Excelsior Memorial Day Parade

Ceremonies at St. Joe’s Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, and Spirit Hill Cemetery. Parade led by Jordan Police includes the VFW, Firefighters, Boy & Girl Scouts, and High School Marching Band. Reading of “A Fireman’s Prayer” at Firemen’s Park.   Note from MN Community Planner: We do not have times for this event, please comment if you … Continue reading Jordan Memorial Day Ceremonies and Parade

Travel through the past with a special living timeline of military life through history during this special day honoring America’s soldiers. Costumed staff and reenactors will interpret different eras of military history through uniform and equipment displays as well as weapons demonstrations. See large-scale military demonstrations throughout the day, play children’s games, and explore Minnesota’s … Continue reading Fort Snelling Military History Living Timeline

Monday, May 30, 2016 Parade starts at 10:00 am in front of the Rockford Middle School on Ash Street. Navy Memorial at Crow River (Bridge St and Mechanic St) at approximately 10:15 am. Memorial Service at Elmwood Cemetery (Maple Street) at approximately 10:30 am. Historic Stork House Pie & Ice Cream Social – 8131 Bridge … Continue reading Rockford Memorial Day Parade and Celebration

Memorial Day Ceremony, 10:30 a.m.  Our traditional Memorial Day ceremony is held near the Soldiers Memorial monument. This year’s ceremony will include:  Gospel quartet led by Robert Robinson Minneapolis Police Band Dove release The playing of Taps Honor guard Please note: We provide chairs, but seating is limited. We welcome you to bring your own … Continue reading Celebrate Memorial Day at Lakewood

MN Community Planner Note: Event details for the Wayzata Memorial Day Commemorations have not yet been updated for 2016.  The details below are for 2015. Mayor Ken Willcox will be the speaker at the Wayzata Memorial Day commemorations at both Summit Park Cemetery at 10:30 a.m. and Heritage Park at 11:30 a.m. Summit Hill Cemetery, … Continue reading Wayzata Memorial Day Commemorations

Commemorate Memorial Day at the Eden Prairie Veterans Memorial in Purgatory Creek Park. MN Community Planner Note: The details are for 2015, as of our last update we were unable to find updated 2016 info.  If you have updated information please leave a comment at the bottom, thank you! 2015 MEMORIAL DAY HONOREES Woody Franklin … Continue reading Eden Prairie Memorial Day Ceremony