EBENSBURG SEEKS MEMORIAL DAY PARADE PARTICIPANTS

Ebensburg – Organizers of Ebensburg’s annual Memorial Day parade are seeking participants for this year’s event on Monday, May 29th at 10:00 a.m. in downtown Ebensburg.

The annual parade and Memorial Day ceremony are sponsored by VFW Post 4963 and American Legion Post 363.

The ceremony will follow the parade at 10:30 a.m. In the case of inclement weather, the parade will not be held and the ceremony will take place inside at the Ebensburg Presbyterian Church, 200 North Center Street at 10:30 a.m.

“Anything people can do to help remember the men and women that have sacrificed is appreciated”, said Robert Slebodnick, Commander of VFW Post 4963. “Ebensburg’s Memorial Day parade and ceremony is a very special tribute to those who have served and sacrificed from the American Revolution to our current generation of service members.”

Any businesses, organization, military service men and women, Boy Scout & Girl Scout Troops, marching bands, Church groups, and classic vehicle owners wishing to participate in the parade and help commemorate this special Memorial Day celebration are to contact the Ebensburg Borough office at 814-472-8780. All participants will assemble at the former Central Cambria Middle School on Highland Avenue between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.