2022 Parade Line of March – As of Thursday, May 19th

Wellesley Residents – Recipients of Purple Hearts

All Wellesley Veterans — Sign Up Here for Participating in Parade, Reviewing Stand and Reception

2022 Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend

Veterans Parade – Sunday, May 22, 2022

Town Picnic, Concert and Fireworks — Sunday, May 22, 2022

Many special events are being held on Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend. We honor those who serve our community. One group that we are proud of is Wellesley’s Department of Public Works. On May 21st, the DPW will help charities by collecting non-perishable food for local food pantries. Come join the fun and help others.

Annual Veterans Day Parade, fireworks, town picnic and celebrations

Historical Look Back – Veterans Parade 1970 — Rain or Shine, Parade Marches On — Names on Buildings May Change But On May 22, 2022 Our Beloved Weekend and Veterans Parade celebrates its 54th Year

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About Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend – 2022


Sunday, May 22, 2022
Fireworks, Picnic and Concert
4:30 p.m. — Picnic in the Park
6 p.m. — Concert
Dusk — Fireworks
Rain Date: June 5, 2022

Our theme is 90th Anniversary of the Purple Heart

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Message from the Celebrations Committee

Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend is our annual town tradition that has been celebrated for over 50 years. This wonderful event cannot happen without the participation of our parade volunteers, and the support of our donors and local businesses.

The Celebrations Committee thanks you for your support and participation!

If you have any questions, please contact us at wellesleycelebrations@gmail.com

Meet the Celebrations Committee

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