Ceremony begins after the completion of the parade. The parade steps off from Mt. Prospect Village Hall at 9:20 am
Hosted by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1337 and partnered by American Legion Post 525, the ceremony features Medal of Honor Recipient Allen Lynch as the keynote speaker.
The ceremony includes a 21 gun rifle salute, patriotic songs presented by the Mount Prospect Community Band and the Prospect Marching Knights and Revolutionary War and Civil War reenactors.