Overall Events & Exhibits

Waterloo Memorial Day Celebration

The Celebrate/Commemorate Memorial Day Committee hosts many village-wide events and exhibits.

2019 Celebrate Commemorate Parade May 25th

2019 Celebrate Commemorate Parade May 25th

Waterloo Remembers Some Suggested Parade Etiquette for those attending Parade Co-Chair - Sarah Smolinski    315.745.9928    sarahemcmaster@yahoo.com Parade Co-Chair ...
OPERATION BUILD UP

OPERATION BUILD UP

New to this year's celebrations, we have joined forces with an organization that goes by the name of Operation Build ...
2019 Henry Welles Award

2019 Henry Welles Award

The Henry C. Welles award honors those individuals who “embody the character and commitment of the founder of Memorial Day ...
Food, Food, Food for Everyone!

Food, Food, Food for Everyone!

 At 4pm on Saturday May 25th: Patriot Pizza Eating Contest sponsored by Ciccinos Pizzeria!  FOOD CONCESSIONS:  * Chicken BBQ's by ...
Schedules - Applications - Maps available

Schedules – Applications – Maps available

If you are looking for a Schedule of Events, Event Map or 5k Race Map, or need an  Application for ...
Illumination Ceremonies held at the American Civil War Memorial

Illumination Ceremonies held at the American Civil War Memorial

Friday, May 24, 2019  7:30 PM Some photos from past ceremonies Roll Call of Waterloo Fallen - Gen. George B. McClellan, ...
US Engineers during the Civil War

US Engineers during the Civil War

The Civil War encampment this Memorial Day weekend on Oak Island will feature a two day long “School of Instruction ...
The Information Booth

The Information Booth

Stop at the Visitor’s Booth at the corner of Lafayette Park to pinpoint your state on the giant map, or to learn about what is happening and where ...
Fritz Klein as President Abraham Lincoln May 24th-26th

Fritz Klein as President Abraham Lincoln May 24th-26th

Klein's portrayal of Lincoln brings this American icon to life. He bears a striking physical resemblance to Lincoln. His programs are ...
The boating experience that should not be missed!

The boating experience that should not be missed!

Depart Oak Island, Waterloo, aboard the Seneca Lake Reel Tours, a 50-foot catamaran, and travel down the Cayuga-Seneca Canal passing through ...
The Seneca Soundwaves Chorus

The Seneca Soundwaves Chorus

Sunday May 26th 12:00 - 12:30pm Lafayette Park Stage Seneca Soundwaves Chorus of Sweet Adelines International performs locally at community ...
Historical dialogue featuring Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Portrayed by Dr. Melinda Grube

Historical dialogue featuring Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Portrayed by Dr. Melinda Grube

We are proud to have Women's Rights National Historical Park as a sponsor again this year. The M’Clintock House on ...
Federick Douglass

Federick Douglass

 The most Prolific and Highly Regarded Frederick Douglass Presenter to Attend Frederick Douglass / aka Michael Crutcher Sr., will speak on ...
Flag Education and Retirement Ceremony - Sunday May 26th, 2019 at Noon

Flag Education and Retirement Ceremony – Sunday May 26th, 2019 at Noon

This will truly be one of the finest Flag Retirement Ceremonies you will ever see!! Please join us! ...
Tribute To The Fallen – 5K Run/Walk   5-25-19   8:30 AM

Tribute To The Fallen – 5K Run/Walk 5-25-19 8:30 AM

USAT Certified Course! Saturday, May 25, 2019    8:30 AM Join us for a morning run at 8:30 AM. You will ...
Twelfth Annual Celebrate Commemorate Memorial Day Biker Rally 2019

Twelfth Annual Celebrate Commemorate Memorial Day Biker Rally 2019

MONDAY MAY 27th, 2019  Lead by The Patriot Guard Riders of NY and Waterloo Legion Riders Sponsored by Molly M. Headley Insurance Ride with ...
Celebrate Commemorate Memorial Day one of 30 NYS Events sponsored!!

Celebrate Commemorate Memorial Day one of 30 NYS Events sponsored!!

GREAT NEWS!!! Celebrate Commemorate Memorial Day 2019 is among 30 festivals and events sponsored by the Erie Canalway National Heritage ...
Kid’s Korner & Tee Shirts! (Located on Williams Street behind the Main Street School)

Kid’s Korner & Tee Shirts! (Located on Williams Street behind the Main Street School)

Kids Korner Printable Schedule Stop in the Kid’s Korner tent. Get busy and create.  It’s fun. And - for $5.00- ...
Memorial Day (May 30th) Keynote Speaker - Greg "Doc" Gibbs

Memorial Day (May 30th) Keynote Speaker – Greg “Doc” Gibbs

Sons of The American Legion National Commander 2018-2019 Greg "Doc" Gibbs was elected national commander of the Sons of The ...
EXTRAVA"CAN"ZA 2019 - Sat. May 25 & Sunday May 26

EXTRAVA”CAN”ZA 2019 – Sat. May 25 & Sunday May 26

You can help the Waterloo Rotary Club fight hunger locally by joining us in a little friendly competition called EXTRAVA"CAN"ZA ...
Save the Date for the 2019 Celebrate Parade!!

Save the Date for the 2019 Celebrate Parade!!

Saturday May 25th, 2019 Click here for the reminder card ...
Female Heroes of the Civil War

Female Heroes of the Civil War

Espionage and Samaritans are as old as conflict itself, and women have often played major roles as spies, doctors and ...
Taste of Seneca Culinary Tent

Taste of Seneca Culinary Tent

"The Culinary tent is a great resource to learn about foods grown and produced locally in Seneca County and the ...

Waterloo Remembers

May 24-27, 2019

153rd Consecutive
Memorial Day Observance
May 30, 2019

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Waterloo New York the official Birthplace of Memorial Day, honors our veterans you should too.Almost every holiday has its song - "White Christmas" and "Easter Parade" are classics, but somehow a song for Memorial Day had been missing, until now. This... ... See MoreSee Less

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Call all veterans young and old!! We would love to have you on our veterans float this year in the memorial day parade on Saturday May 25 at 11am!! If you are interested please contact Sarah Smolinski at 315.745.9928 or Nicole Hunsberger at 315.719.5247! Hope to see everyone there!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Celebrate Commemorate Memorial Day

Enter to win a special Celebrate Commemorate Prize Package ($25 Food Voucher, $25 Merchandise Voucher, and Vouchers for 4 Rides at both Water Adventures & Horse and Wagon Tours) by leaving a comment with your favorite event during Celebrate Commemorate!
Winner will be announced May 24th.
Find a full list of the events for Celebrate Commemorate at www.WaterlooNY.com!
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This playlist is a collection of more than 20 videos from several years of Celebrate Commemorate events. Have fun looking for lots of familiar faces. Click below to see all.youtube.com ... See MoreSee Less

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