The annual Memorial Day parade will close a section of Monona Drive for about 3 hours, officials said.
Monona police Sgt. Jeremy Winge said that on May 25 Monona Drive will be shut down from 9 a.m. to noon from near Monona Grove High School to Owen Road, where the parade will disband at Village lanes.
Winge said the parade, which begins at 10 a.m., is the state’s largest with more than 100 units taking part. It's also the longest-running Memorial Day Parade, celebrating 60 years, according to the release.
Military color guard, clowns, marching bands, animals, fire trucks, scouts, floats, antique autos, dance groups and more will stroll down Monona Drive. Med Flight will fly over the area when the parade starts.