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Sheboygan’s Memorial Day celebration is a collaboration between United States Veterans and active-duty personnel, the City of Sheboygan, and Launch: Lakeland Student-Run Businesses. Kohler Credit Union is sponsoring the parade. The parade will be held on Monday, May 31, 2021 in downtown Sheboygan starting at 9:00 am with a ceremony and brat fry to follow at Fountain Park.
Parade info:
The parade route starts at 7th Street & Wisconsin Avenue, goes north on 7th Street to Superior Avenue, goes west on Superior to 9th Street, goes south on 9th Street, and ends at Fountain Park.
If you would like to participate in the parade, please scroll down to access the registration form.
Please keep in mind the purpose and solemnity of the Memorial Parade when considering your entry. All entrants must reflect a Memorial Day theme and should not be solely for the purpose of advertising a for-profit venture. Parade participants will be required to be in position between 7:45 am and 8:15 am. Instructions and positions for the parade will be sent out closer to the parade date.
Ceremony info:
Begins immediately after the parade at Fountain Park
Tributes to veterans and active-duty men and women
Musical Performances
Moment of Silence
Guest speaker: David Jones
Co-Master of Ceremonies: Jamie Schramm & Damien Mohorne

Damien Mohorne:

Currently I am an instructor at Lakeland University and a Physician Integration Specialist at Advocate Aurora.
Served active-duty Army from 2001 – 2013.

Jamie Schramm:

Married to wife, Tammy
Born and raised in Sheboygan, WI, graduate of Sheboygan North, UW-Sheboygan and Lakeland University
Currently serve as the Campus Executive Officer for UW-Green Bay’s Sheboygan and Manitowoc Campuses
Serve on the UWGB Veterans Affairs Committee and provide civilian oversight for UWGB’s ROTC and WI National Guard programs
Father-in-law served 23 years in the United States Marine Corps retiring from MCAS-Beaufort and my son, Zach, currently serves in the United States Marine Corps
Past associate member of the Marine Corps League
Certified by the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs in Military Funeral Rites, have supported Sheboygan County’s Joint Military Rites unit
Member of United States Marine Corps Heritage Foundation
Coordinate annual Toys for Tots collection sites in conjunction with USMCR within multiple county footprint

Brat Fry info:
Begins immediately after the parade at Fountain Park
100% of proceeds will go to Triple Nickel Post 555, American Legion – Sheboygan & Marine Corps League Detachment 1446
Volunteer Information:
Post-parade program
Time 9 a.m. Noon
Tasks Set-up stage: chairs, flags, wreath area, hand out programs, etc.
# Volunteers 4
Parade division marshal & lineup assistance
Time 7 a.m. 11 a.m.
Tasks Assist parade participants find line-up location, be sure all participants are in proper order, answer general questions, present flowers to veterans, etc.
# Volunteers 6