List of Memorial Day Events Around SoCal

May 27, 2019 - 8:55 am
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(KNX 1070) -- There are numerous Memorial Day events planned across SoCal Monday to honor America's fallen warriors. 

A FULL LIST OF EVENTS HERE: (courtesy of The Los Angeles Times)

Canoga Park: The San Fernando Valley community will hold its 29th annual Memorial Day parade, starting at 8 a.m. The route is along Sherman Way, from Topanga Canyon Boulevard east to Mason Avenue.

San Pedro: A Memorial Day tribute will be held at the battleship Iowa in San Pedro from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Active, retired and reserve military members receive free general admission to the Battleship Iowa Museum.

Yorba Linda: A wreath-laying ceremony followed by a panel discussion with POW wives from the Vietnam War will be held at the Nixon Library. The events run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Long Beach: The Queen Mary will conclude a three-day “Salute to Service” with reenactments, demonstrations and lectures aboard the historic vessel. The event is from noon to 8 p.m. Admission is free to active and retired military members, veterans and first responders.

Inglewood: The city of Inglewood will hold its 71st annual Memorial Day Service, starting at 11 a.m. at City Hall.

Lake Forest: Mission Viejo Mayor Greg Raths, a retired U.S. Marine Corps colonel, will be the featured speaker at a program beginning at 11 a.m. at El Toro Memorial Park.

Glendale: A program featuring a wreath laying, patriotic music and a rifle and cannon salute will run from 1 to 3 p.m. at Forest Lawn Glendale.