Memorial Day


Memorial Day observations

ARUNDEL: 11 a.m. Sunday. The Arundel Historical Society holds a service at the Veterans Memorial at the fire station on Limerick Road.

KENNEBUNKPORT: 9:30 a.m. Monday. The Memorial Day parade in Dock Square will start on Temple Street and wind its way along Spring Street and down Western Avenue to Cooper’s Corner in Kennebunk and back again.  A 21-gun salute will be held at the Mathew Lanigan Bridge. (Hint: the Bushes usually attend), 

CAPE PORPOISE: 11+/- a.m. Monday. Half an hour after the ceremony in Dock Square, a smaller version of the parade will regroup around 11 in Cape Porpoise for a second parade.

KENNEBUNK:  2 p.m. Monday. This Memorial Day parade featuring the Kennebunk High School marching band starts at Town Hall, winds down Main Street to High Street and back again, stopping for a brief 21-gun salute ceremony at the Mousam River bridge. At 1:30 p.m., the Kennebunk High School band performs a concert of patriotic music from the steps of Kennebunk Town Hall.