Memorial Day Guide: Family Festival, Remembrance Planned
Patriotic observance, family festival planned.
Teaneck will mark Memorial Day with a family festival on Cedar Lane and a ceremony on the Municipal Green.
Monday’s events begin with a ceremony honoring fallen service members held by the Township Council and Patriotic Observance Advisory Board. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. at 818 Teaneck Road, outside the Municipal Building.
Full details are attached above and available at the town website.
All non-emergency township offices will be closed.
Some of the day's events will include:
What: Ceremony Honoring Fallen Service Members
Details: The Township Council and Patriotic Observance Advisory Board will hold a ceremony remembering fallen service members at the Municipal Green. Mayor Mohammed Hameeduddin will deliver opening remarks. Speakers will include retired Petty Officer Jim Cava of the US Navy and musical performances.
When: 11 a.m. Monday
What: Memorial Day Veterans Tribute
Details: Opening ceremony with guests Walt Nygard and Jan Barry, both Vietnam veterans.
When: 12:15 p.m.
What: Cedar Lane Family Fun Festival
Details: The Cedar Lane Family Fun Festival will feature a host of events, including a pie eating contest and display boths from local merchants.
When: Merchants will start setting up at 11 a.m. for outdoor shopping. Festival runs until 6 p.m. and is rain or shine.
Where: Cedar Lane, from American Legion Plaza to Elm Avenue