Memorial Day 2022

May 27, 2022

On Fri May 27 at 10:30 am, the traditional Burial at Sea service takes place in Prescott Park at 10 am.

On Mon May 30, the Memorial Day parade returns, starting from Junkins Ave/Parrott Ave at 1 pm and proceeding to South Cemetery for a commemoration program at 2 pm. A public cookout follows at Prescott Park.

Holiday Hours at City Facilities:

  • City Hall is closed from Fri May 27 at 1 pm through Mon May 30, reopening at 8 am on Tues May 31.
  • The Portsmouth Public Library is closed on Sat May 28, Sun May 29, Mon May 30.
  • Recreational Facilities are closed on Mon May 30 (open on Sat & Sun).
  • Trash pickup normally scheduled for Mon will be picked up on Tues (Recycling Center is open on Sat May 28).