Altamont Memorial Day Parade Plans Announced


Published on May 15 2013 4:21 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

The Altamont Memorial Day Parade will take place on Monday, May 27th at 10 am.

The parade route will begin at Altamont Community High School, proceed west on Division St. and then north on Main St. It will end at the Union Cemetery where the Altamont VFW will have a ceremony honoring our fallen veterans.

Guest speaker will be Altamont School Superintendent Jeff Fritchnitch. Afterwards, a luncheon will be held at the Altamont VFW honoring veterans. All are invited.

The parade will line up beginning at 9:00 am at the Altamont High School parking lot. There will be a registration booth at the high school parking lot. Organizers ask that no political campaigning be done during the parade and ceremony.

For more information contact Tom Denton 618-214-9386, Jeff Simpson 217-821-0110, Kent Stuckey 618-322-6987 or any member of the Altamont Masonic Lodge.