The Ferndale Memorial Day Parade is the oldest continuous Memorial Day celebration in the state of Michigan. The next parade will take place on Monday, May 28, 2018. The parade begins at 10:00am near the corner of Livernois Street and West Maplehurst Street. Participants will march east along West Maplehurst Street, toward Woodward Avenue. The parade continues southbound on Woodward Avenue to Nine Mile Road, then westbound to Livernois Street and south to the Memorial Mall. A memorial ceremony will take place at the Memorial Mall immediately after the parade and includes a reading of the names of local veterans who have passed in the last year.