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Village Announces Patriots' Weekend

The two-day event will include fireworks and a parade on Memorial Day weekend.

The Village of Lynbrook's Recreation Department has announced it schedule for the 2012 Patriots' Weekend celebration.

The two-day event will take place on Sunday, May 27, and Monday, May 28, at Greis Park.

The schedule is as follows:

Sunday, May 27

  • 3 p.m. – 3:20 p.m. Opening Ceremony at Greis Park
  • 3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Mayor's Picnic
  • 3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Live Entertainment at the Plaza
  • 3:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Amusement for kids - Inflatables
  • 4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. The USO Girls at the Plaza
  • 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Magic Show for kids at the Gazebo
  • 6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mad Science for kids at the Gazebo
  • 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Softball Game
  • 8:45 p.m. – Fireworks, "A Salute to Our Veterans"

According to the recreation department, there will be a special veterans' VIP tent at Greis Park for all attending veterans. The veterans' dinner is sponsored by Atria Tanglewood.

The Lynbrook Pool will be open for all Lynbrook Village Residents between the
hours of 3:00pm to 7:30pm with identification and proof of residency.

The rain date for Sunday's festivities will be Monday, May 28 at 5 p.m.

Monday, May 28

  • 8:45 a.m. – Assembly for VFW Post Service
  • 9:45 a.m. – Memorial Day Parade, followed by Dough Boy Services

Click here to go to the village's calendar for the parade route and all street closings.

Alejandro Arroyave May 20, 2012 at 10:21 AM
Sure wish I was back home for this. Happy early Memorial Day to all the veterans back home, thank you for your service.
Joseph Lavignani May 25, 2012 at 12:08 AM
I Love Lynbrook, it's such a wonderful place to live for my family of three small children we enjoy this event every year...
Matthew Hogan May 25, 2012 at 04:24 AM
@Joseph Lavignani: Glad to hear that! Patch will be there for the opening ceremonies! -- Matthew Hogan Associate Regional Editor

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