WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) - West Chester's annual Memorial Day parade will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, May 27 from Union Day School on Cincinnati-Dayton Road. The parade route continues along Cincinnati-Dayton Road, to West Chester Road and end at the West Chester Cemetery.
A ceremony honoring fallen veterans follows at the cemetery. The ceremony includes the Lakota East and Lakota West high school bands, the Caledonia Pipes & Drums, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts from throughout the community, various honor guards and honored guests.
The parade and ceremony are hosted each year by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7696.
Cincinnati-Dayton Road will be closed for the parade from approximately 9:15 a.m. until 11:15 a.m.