Nothing kicks off the start of Summer like Memorial Day weekend to remember & honor those who have served our country. From parades & ceremonies to ball games & BBQ’s, Memorial Day is always a busy weekend filled with celebrations and activities! We’ve put together a list of events taking place throughout Milwaukee this holiday weekend to help make your planning a little easier. Get the family together and plan a weekend filled with activities that everyone will enjoy! Milwaukee's 154th Memorial Day Parade Starts promptly at 2pm Starts at the corner of Fourth St. and Wisconsin Ave. The parade runs east on Wisconsin Ave. to the War Memorial Center where there will be a wreath-laying ceremony.