Little Girl Standing in a Military Cemetery on Memorial Day with Black Rectangle Text Box and Red, White and Blue Memorial Day 2019 Text

Things To Do for Memorial Day 2019 in the St. Louis Area

2019 Memorial Day Parades, Events and Concerts St. Louis MO

Memorial Day is a day to remember the fallen in service of the United States – an opportunity to celebrate the lives of the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice. With Memorial Day just around the corner – Monday, May 27, 2019 – many families in the St. Louis area are looking for fun ways to celebrate this great holiday. Find the right fit with this list of 2019 Memorial Day parades, events and concerts near St. Louis, MO.

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St. Louis Memorial Day Ruck March 2019 

WHEN: Monday, May 27 at 8 a.m. 

WHERE: VFW Post 3500 – 1717 S. Big Bend Blvd. Richmond Heights, MO 63117 

Did you know that 22 veterans commit suicide each day? Help raise awareness for veteran suicide and take a moment to celebrate the heroes of the United States Armed Forces who are still fighting – even at home – at the St. Louis Memorial Day Ruck March hosted by the Veteran Suicide Awareness Project. Lace up your boots, strap on your backpack and join in this 22-mile march for awareness that will start at VFW Post 3500 and end at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. 

2019 Alton Memorial Day Parade 



WHEN: Monday, May 27 at 10 a.m. 

WHERE: Alton Middle School – 2200 College Ave. Alton, IL 62002  

Honor the fallen this Memorial Day and spend a great day with friends and family at the 152nd Annual Alton Memorial Day Parade – the oldest parade in the United States. With more than 50 patriotic floats and displays, local marching bands playing your favorite patriotic tunes and much more, this Memorial Day parade promises to be plenty of fun for all ages. Hop in your 2019 Lamborghini Aventador and join in the Memorial Day fun this year! 

Foggy Memorial Day Cemetery
Marine Corps Memorial in Washington DC at Sunset

2019 Memorial Weekend Festival 



WHEN: Saturday, May 25 – Monday, May 27 

WHERE: Eckert’s Family Farms – 951 S. Greenmount Rd. Belleville, IL 62220 

Memorial Day is the perfect opportunity to spend time with family and the Memorial Weekend Festival at Eckert’s Family Farms promises plenty of excitement. An all-American festival that is fun for all ages, this Memorial Day event features live music, delicious food, carnival rides, a petting zoo, inflatable obstacles, pony rides and much more.

2019 Memorial Day Concert at Tower Grove Park 

WHEN: Monday, May 27 at 3 p.m. 

WHERE: Tower Grove Park – 4256 Magnolia Ave. St. Louis, MO 63110 

The Compton Heights Concert Band kicks off its Sunday Serenades and Musical Mondays 2019 summer concert series with the annual Memorial Day Concert at picturesque Tower Grove Park. Enjoy your favorite patriotic music in an incredible location this Memorial Day with special guest soloist Bob Ellison. The annual Memorial Day Concert is FREE for everyone – make sure to bring your lawn chair.

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Spend more time with friends and family this Memorial Day to celebrate the fallen heroes of the United States Armed Forces with a guide to 2019 Memorial Day parades, events and concerts in and around St. Louis, MO. Visit the St. Louis Motorcars inventory today to find your dream car with an incredible selection of Aston Martin, Rolls-Royce, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Lotus and Bentley vehicles!