Harker Heights Memorial Parade
With approval of the Texas Department of Transportation, FM 2410/Knight’s Way from Wildewood Dr. to Walgreen’s will be closed from 8:45 am – 10:30 am on Saturday, May 27, 2017 for the City of Harker Heights & Harker Heights Veterans Council Memorial Parade. The section of FM 2410/Knight’s Way from Verna Lee and Wildewood Dr. will be closed at 7:15 am for the parade line up.
The City of Harker Heights & Harker Heights Veterans Council invites the whole family to come out for the Memorial Parade and Ceremony 2017 on Saturday, May 27, 2017. The parade is at 9:00 am starting at Wildewood Dr. and proceed on FM 2410/Knight’s Way; turning right onto Miller’s Crossing and continuing to the Harker Heights City Hall. As soon as the parade traffic clears, FM 2410/Knight’s Way will reopen. The parade theme is “Honoring the Fallen”.
Following the parade, approximately at 10:30 am a Memorial Ceremony will begin at the Veteran’s Monument in front of City Hall, 305 Miller’s Crossing. The ceremony will feature a traditional wreath laying to honor those who gave their lives.
Businesses, groups, and organizations can enter to be in the parade (no entry fee required). The deadline for parade entries is Tuesday, May 23, 2017. For more information, parade rules/forms and route, please visit the City of Harker Heights Parks & Recreation website at www.ci.harker-heights.tx.us/parks or call 254-953-5465.
Harker Heights Memorial Parade & Ceremony 2017
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Parade: 9:00 am
Route: Wildewood Dr. to Miller's Crossing on FM 2410/Knight's Way
Ceremony: 10:30 am
Location: Veterans Monument, 305 Miller's Crossing in front of City Hall