{LOCAL} Memorial Day Guide 2015

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Saratoga Springs Memorial Day Parade 2015 Thursday, May 21st The parade will step off in front of the City Center at 6:30pm and will move south on Broadway towards Congress Park, where a ceremony will be held in remembrance of those who gave their life for their country. Broadway, from Van Dam Street to Circular Street, will be closed to all motor vehicle traffic during the parade and streets that intersect with Broadway in the designated area will be detoured around the event. Police warn motorists to expect traffic delays when approaching Broadway during the event.

Ballston Spa Memorial Day Parade 2015 Sat, May 23rd 9am Ballston Spa, NY

Lake George Memorial Day Parade 2015 Sat, May 23rd 11:30am The Memorial Day Parade will form on Westbrook Road and proceed at 11:30am, north on Canada Street to Shepard Park.

Memorial Day at Fort Ticonderoga Sat, May 23rd until Mon, May 25th | 9:30am to 5pm Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga, NY Cost:$17.50 adults, $16 seniors (65+), $8 children (5-12), FREE for children 4 and under Salute the service of the Armed Forces of the United States on the grounds where so many American soldiers fought and sacrificed. Parade into Fort Ticonderoga behind the Fife and Drum Corps, stepping back in time to look at the soldiers of the American Revolution. See Fort Ticonderoga at the beginning of the American Revolution in 1776.

Glens Falls Memorial Day Parade 2015 Mon, May 25th 10am to 1pm Civil War Monument Glen St, Glens Falls From the Civil War Monument on Glen Street to Crandall Park Pond

Hattie's Annual Crawfish Festival Mon, May 25th 10am to 4pm Where:Hattie's, 45 Phila St., Saratoga Springs Jasper is flying in live crawdaddies again! Come to Hattie’s from 10-4 and enjoy live music, local vendors and of course a traditional Crawfish Boil along with the famous Fried Chicken Sandwich. With live music by Garland Nelson!

click the photo below for a super easy Memorial Day craft for the kiddos

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