Chicago Memorial Day Parade 2017 Photos

Members of The Coalition of Veterans Organizations at the Chicago Memorial Day Parade, May 27, 2017.

Chicago Memorial Day Parade 2015 Photos

Memorial Day Parade 2015

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Join CVO in the Memorial Day Parade at 11 AM on Saturday, May 23rd. We’ll have vehicles. You can walk or ride. Bring the family! It will be a lot of fun! Wear your CVO hats and shirts!

We’re number 81 and we’re forming up on Wacker Drive between LaSalle and Wells. The kick off is at noon and we march down State Street. You may be on TV. The parade will be over by 2 PM or so.

All member organizations are invited to march with CVO. Join us!

2015 Parade Map

Next CVO Meeting April 18, 2015

The next meeting of the Coalition of Veterans Organizations will be held on this Saturday, April 18th, at Jesse Brown VA (820 S Damen in Chicago) in the second floor Conference Room from 10 AM to 12:30 PM.

Key agenda points will be the election to the Executive Committee, the May 2nd Fundraiser and the Memorial Day Parade.

As usual, coffee and donuts will be served!!

See you there.

Bruce Parry
CVO Chair

ABC7 broadcast of the 2014 Memorial Day Parade

Watch Coalition of Veterans Organizations march in the 2014 Chicago Memorial Day Parade on May 24.  ABC 7 Chicago salutes the nation’s veterans with the broadcast of Chicago’s Memorial Day Parade, one of the largest annual Memorial Day Parades in the country.

Watch The entire Broadcast from ABC 7 Chicago below or at http://abc7chicago.com/society/abc7-broadcast-of-the-memorial-day-parade/75017/

Memorial Day Parade 2014

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We hope to see everyone at the Memorial Day Parade on Saturday, May 24th. We are Number 19, which means we will DEFINITELY be on TV this year!

Meet up at 11 AM on Wacker Drive between State and Wabash. Again, we are No. 19. Look for us, our signs and our vehicles there. View Map

Everyone is invited! Bring family and friends. You can walk or ride. The Parade is lots of fun and should be over by 2 PM or so. Be on time, we’ll be kicking off early this year due to our low number!

Come out and have fun!!!


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Memorial Day Parade 2013

We hope to see everyone at the Memorial Day Parade
on Saturday, May 25th. We are Number 91.

If you prefer, you can meet at Montford Point Marine Association (7011 S Vincennes in Chicago) at 7:30 AM and ride a school bus to and in the Parade. They are asking a $3 donation to defray costs. You can also board the bus on Wacker after it arrives. CVO will pay the $3 for any CVO member who needs it.
Meet up at 11 AM on Wacker Drive between Clark and LaSalle. Again, we are No. 91. Look for us, our signs and our vehicles there. View Map


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Everyone is invited! Bring family and friends. You can walk or ride. The Parade is lots of fun and should be over by 2:30 PM or so.

Come out and have fun!!!