Memorial Day Program-Presented by the Ames Patriotic Council

Full event details:

10:30am – Memorial Day Parade
From City Hall, north on Clark Avenue, to 9th Street, then east on 9th Street to Municipal Cemetary

11:00am – Program at Municipal Cemetary
Main Speaker is Army Lt. Col. Dan Runyon

Rain alternative:
In the event of rain, actual or strongly threatened, the parade will be cancelled.  Go/no-go decision will be made about 7:00 to 7:30 a.m. on Monday.
If the parade is cancelled, the program will move indoors at the Ames City Auditorium at 6th and Clark.  Program will still begin at 11:00 a.m.

Live and recorded video of the events will be viewable at and at


May 29 2023


10:30 am - 12:00 pm