Remembrance Day Across The Region

Communities across Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent will host Remembrance Day ceremonies on Tuesday, November 11.

For your convenience here is a comprehensive list of events being held and will be updated periodically as new information is made available.

Windsor-Essex

  • Windsor – A Remembrance Day ceremony¬†will be held at the Cenotaph located at City Hall Square. The service begins at 11am. Parking will be free Tuesday morning at all municipal lots surrounding city hall.
  • Essex – Royal Canadian Legion Branch 201 will march from the Essex Legion Hall to Essex United Church starting at 9:45am. A service at the Cenotaph will be followed by a church service, with a return to the Legion at 11:30am
  • LaSalle – Remembrance Day ceremony to be held at the new Cenotaph at 11am.
  • Leamington – Parade starts at around 10:30am at the Legion on Erie St. N. It will travel down Erie, turn on Mill St. and arrive at the Cenotaph for 11am.
  • Kingsville – Parade starts at around 10:50 leaving from Sykes Funeral Home and travelling to the Cenotaph at 145 Division Rd. S for 11am.
  • Amherstburg – Parade starts at 10:30am from the Legion on Dalhousie St. to the Cenotaph at Navy Yard Park. Ceremony will take place at the Cenotaph once the parade arrives.
  • Lakeshore – Remembrance Day ceremony starts at 11am at the Cenotaph.
  • Tecumseh – Held service and parade Saturday November 8.

Chatham-Kent

  • Ridgetown – Parade from Legion on Broadway St. to the Cenotaph on Main St. and back. Ceremony at Cenotaph from 10:30-11:45am
  • Blenheim – Parade from the Legion on Catherine St. to St. Mary’s Hall for a service and back, 10:30am-12:45pm
  • Erieau – Parade from Molly & OJ’s restaurant to Veterans Memorial Garden, 1:45-2:45pm
  • Wheatley – Parade from the Legion on Erie St. N to the Cenotaph on Talbot Road for a service, 10:30-Noon
  • Merlin – Parade from the Legion on Stanley St. to the Cenotaph at Kinsmen Park for a wreath service, 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Tilbury – Parade from the Legion on Stewart Ave. to the Cenotaph on Canal St. E for a service, 10:30-11:45
  • Chatham – Ceremony at Cenotaph on King St. W. from 10:30-11:30am
  • Chatham – Ceremony at John D. Bradley Convention Centre, beginning at 9:30am