Memorial Day Festival & Parade

Memorial Day 2020

The 29th Annual Memorial Day Parade and Festival will be held on Monday, May 25, 2020. 

Memorial Day 2019

The 38th Annual Memorial Day Parade and Festival was held on Monday, May 27, 2019. 

Schedule of Events 

(Subject to change)

  • 9:00 A.M. -- Don Beyer Volvo 3K Fun Run (no registration required!) 
  • 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. -- Music on the Main Stage 
  • 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. -- Festival with Children's rides, food, and vendors 
  • 10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. -- Tours of Cherry Hill Farmhouse 
  • 11:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. -- Veterans' Ceremony at Veterans Memorial, Community Center. Keynote Speaker is Tracy Roou 
  • 11:00 A.M. - 3:15 P.M. -- Blood Drive (INOVA Bloodmobile parked on Little Falls St. near Community Center. Make an appointment at bit.ly/COFC0527)  
  • 2:00 P.M. -- Parade begins, led by Grand Marshal Rob Donovan

Rob Donovan is the 2019 Memorial Day Grand Marshal

Congratulations to Mr. Rob Donovan on being named the Grand Marshal for the 38th Annual City of Falls Church Memorial Day Parade. Mr. Donovan will preside over the City’s annual festivities on Monday, May 27, 2019. The Recreation and Parks Advisory Board selected Mr. Donovan based on his extensive and tireless volunteer efforts, particularly with Falls Church City Public Schools, over the past 19 years. 

Read more about Mr. Donovan on the Grand Marshal page.

Thank You to Our Event Sponsors!

Beltway BlindsBeyer Auto GroupColumbia Baptist ChurchFalls Church News-PressGoldfish Swim School - Falls ChurchHarris Teeter Flower GalleriaJD Callander and AssociatesKitchen SaverLeafFilter Gutter ProtectionMerrifield Pediatric DentistryMill Creek ResidentialNavy Federal Credit UnionPassanante's Home Food ServicesT-Mobile

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