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2023 Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend

Veterans Parade – Sunday, May 21, 2023

Town Picnic, Concert and Fireworks — Sunday, May 21, 2023

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 21, 2023 Our Beloved Weekend and Veterans Parade celebrates its 55th Year

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About Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend – 2023

2023 Theme :
Birth of America: Celebrating the 250th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party


Sunday, May 21, 2023
Fireworks, Picnic and Concert
4:30 p.m. — Picnic in the Park
6 p.m. — Concert
Dusk — Fireworks
2023 Theme
Birth of America:
Celebrating the 250th anniversary
of the Boston Tea Party

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Message from the Celebrations Committee

Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend is our annual town tradition that has been celebrated for more than 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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