2018 Bayonne Memorial Day Parade


2018 Bayonne Memorial Day Parade on Monday May 28th The parade steps off at 10:30am from 5th Street and Broadway and ends at 32nd Street and Broadway. A wreath laying ceremony at the World War I Monument at 5th Street and Dodge Street will be held at 10am. Our parade has been honoring our Veterans for more than 100 years.

If anyone is interested in participating in the 2018 Bayonne Memorial Day Parade, please contact John Nicaretta, Commander, Catholic War Veterans Post 1612, at 201-206-6971.

Photo credit: Joe Passantino.

Marshal for Pulaski Day parade

kopaczHudson County Freeholder Kenneth Kopacz has been selected to represent Bayonne’s Polish-American community as the Bayonne Contingent Marshal of the tri-state Pulaski Day Parade Oct. 7 in Manhattan, Bayonne General Casimir Pulaski Memorial Parade Committee Chairman Richard M. Romelczyk announced.

Kopacz, whose family emigrated from Poland to Jersey City and then moved to Bayonne in the 1950s, will be honored at a sashing brunch hosted by the city’s parade committee on Saturday, April 14, at 11:30 a.m. at the Chandelier Restaurant.

A lifelong Bayonne resident, Kopacz has been an avid participant in the annual Pulaski commemorative festivities, officials said.

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