The parade will feature veterans groups, military units, the Fairfield High School Marching Band, community groups and organizations, the Fairfield Police Department, and Fairfield Fire and EMS units.
The parade will form in the parking lot of Express Scripts, located at 4865 Winton Road. Access to the parking lot will be from the Winton Road entrance only. Starting at Express Scripts; left on Hicks; right on Nilles; left on Bibury; right on Wessel; ending at Fairfield Veterans Memorial Park.
The Hamilton-Fairfield Concert Band will be performing patriotic music and other favorites at Veterans Memorial Park from 10:00 am until noon. The parade concludes with a ceremony to pay tribute to our veterans, both past and present at Veterans Memorial Park. Guest speakers include representatives from local veterans groups and City of Fairfield Mayor Steve Miller. The ceremony will also include the dedication of the new Gold Star Family Memorial with special guest Hershel "Woody" Williams of the Hershel Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation.
Parade Parameters: Political campaigning of any kind is prohibited. Only seated elected officials are eligible to participate. For safety reasons, throwing candy is prohibited. The Fairfield Parks & Recreation Department reserves the right to reject all registrations deemed inappropriate for the parade. Parade line up is from 9:15 to 9:45. The parade will step off at 10:00 am SHARP!
Deadline to register is Monday, May 18, 2015. If you have any questions regarding the parade, please contact Ben Strickler at 896-8414 or firstname.lastname@example.org.