Nominations are due by March 4.
The Recreation and Parks Department seeks nominations for Grand Marshal of the 33rd Annual City of Falls Church Memorial Day Parade and Festival; past honorees include:
2013 - Janet Haines and Audrey Luthman
2012 – Harry Shovlin
2011 – Howard Herman
2010 – Edna Frady
2009 – Jessie Thackrey
2008 – Pete Geren
2007 – John Gannon
2006 – Roger Neighborgall
2005 – Ken Burnett
2004 – Mary Ellen Shaw
The 2014 event is scheduled for Monday, May 26. Nominees shall have made a significant contribution to the City of Falls Church community; previous Grand Marshals are not eligible for selection.
Suggestions should be submitted to Amy Maltese in the Recreation and Parks Department firstname.lastname@example.org by March 4. Please send the nominee's name and why they deserve the honor of Grand Marshal. If you have questions, please call 703-248-5199(TTY 711).
Businesses, organizations and vendors interested in sponsoring part of the festivities or setting up a booth at the Memorial Day Festival should visit www.fallschurchva.gov/VendorInfo.