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Memorial Day Weekend Events Across The Yakima Valley

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Ceremonies honoring those who have died in military service will be happening across the Yakima Valley this weekend.

One of the biggest events will come Saturday with Yakima's Memorial Day Parade.  It's put on by the Marine Corps League Yakima - Kittitas Detachment.  The Capitol Theatre, Eisenhower High School's Marching Band, and local veterans groups will all be participating.  This is the fourth year of the parade in Yakima. 

It starts at 10:00 a.m. and will work its way down Yakima Ave. from 6th Ave. to Naches Ave.  It is not too late to be a part of the parade, for more information call (509)966-0760.

Here are other events happening Memorial Day Weekend:



Volunteers will place almost 1,400 flags on veterans' graves

Lower Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery

Saturday, 6:00 a.m.



Veterans groups will place flags on veterans' graves

Grandview Cemetery


Walla Walla

Flags and floral displays

Mountain View Cemetery

All Weekend