Here is a list of 2018 Memorial Day parades in Rhode Island.
Barrington Memorial Day Parade
Where: Lincoln Avenue
The parade starts at Lincoln Avenue, follows Upland Way, Barrington and Maple avenues, and ends on County Road.
Where: Academy Field, 50 Rector Street
The parade will kick off from Academy Field and wind through the Hill District by way of Mawney Street. It will then continue to First Avenue (Rt.401) for a brief wreath-laying ceremony at the World War II Memorial on the corner of Cliff Street. The parade then proceeds north on Main Street to the Town Hall for closing ceremonies to conclude at about 11:00 AM. There is NO RAIN DATE. In the event of inclement weather, a ceremony will be held inside the Swift Community Center, 121 Peirce Street, at 10am including participants from Divisions 1 and 2. All are welcome as capacity allows for.
Where: Crescent Park Loof Carousel 700 Bullocks Point Lane
The parade will begin just north of the Carousel on Bullocks Point Avenue. It will continue North on Bullocks Point Ave and will end at the American Legion. Refreshments will be served for parade participants.
Where: Main Street (Route 44) in historic Chepachet village
Local veterans march along Main Street (Route 44) in historic Chepachet village to honor America’s war heroes, followed by ceremonies at Town Hall.
Where: Smithfield Avenue
Parade steps off at Smithfield Avenue and marches along Higginson Avenue, Walker Street, Chapel Street and ending on Great Road. There is a post Parade Celebration at Chase Farm, 667 Great Road.
Where: Wilson Park
The commemoration of Memorial Day in North Kingstown will begin at 9am with wreath laying ceremonies at the Civil War Memorial on the grounds of the Town Hall & at the memorials at the nearby Veterans Memorial Park. Parade marchers will begin forming at 9 AM at Wilson Park & the parade will start at 10 AM. The parade route will follow West Main, Brown & Phillips Streets through Wickford Village and then onto Tower Hill Road (Rte. 1 south) to the Grand Army of the Republic Memorial on the grounds of Elm Grove Cemetery for the concluding ceremonies which are expected to begin at 11 AM.
Where: North Providence High School, 1828 Mineral Spring Avenue
Parade begins at North Providence High School and ends at Governor John A. Notte Jr Park. There will be a festival including vendors, music and more immediately following the parade until 6pm.
South Kingstown Memorial Day Parade
Where: Holly Road
The parade starts on Holly Road, down Main street and High street.
When: 9:30am – noon
Where: Pawcatuck Shopping Center, Rt 1, Pawcatuck, CT
Start at Pawcatuck Shopping Center, marches down West Broad Street, stop on the bridge to honor our departed heroes. Enters Westerly turns onto High Street and enters Wilcox Park at High Street entrance for ceremonies at the bandstand.
Where: The Corner of Clinton and Cumberland streets
The parade begins at the corner of Clinton and Cumberland Streets. The parade will march from Clinton to Worral street toward the Korean War/Vietnam Memorial. Then the parade will march up Worral street onto Social street to the Civil War Memorial at Monument Square, from there they will continue to Veteran’s Memorial Bridge.