Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.  Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971.

 The City of Maywood will be honoring those who past while serving our Country on Thursday, May 26, 2022. Time and Location TBD.

Please join us as we celebrate and pay tribute to our fallen heroes.


Past Celebrations

Thursday, May 25, 2021, Riverfront Park

Mayor Lara with Color Guard saying the pledge of allegiance.

Council with Sheriffs and Veterans taking picture in front of Memorial
Memorial Day Celebration at Riverfront Park with wreath next to American flag