Hundreds Gather for Memorial Day Parades
NBC26 News Team
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Hundreds gathered in Appleton Monday morning for the annual Memorial Day Parade.
The parade started on College Avenue downtown and ended at Riverside Cemetery. Organizers say it's important for people to remember what the holiday is all about. After the parade, a special service was held inside the cemetery honoring our nation's veterans.
Hundreds also lined the streets in De Pere to take part in the city's annual celebration. Monday's parade was part of Celebrate De Pere. It featured a marching band and a large number of colorful floats.