Attend The Naperville Memorial Day Parade

Fire Department drives their fire trucks in the local Memorial Day Parade while locals line the sides of the street to watch. This is an annual parade honoring those men and women that have served and died in the Armed Forces of the United States. The parade consists of local service people, as well as men, women and children involved in community organizations such as Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, 4H club, bands and much more.

Did you know that Naperville has a special connection to the United States┬ámilitary? That’s right! After WWII, returning American G.I.s sought higher education. Due to Naperville’s proximity to North Central College and new residences built under the G.I. bill, DuPage County became home to a large number of veterans. So it’s only fitting that the […]

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