(FOX 2) - Several southeast Michigan communities are holding parades and special services today as we pay tribute to those who died for our country.
In Farmington Hills, the parade will begin at 10 a.m. It starts near Grand River and Orchard Lake Road, ending at the Farmington War Memorial Monument in Memorial Park.
In Inkster, the parade starts at noon. but there's a memorial service that begins at 10 a.m. at Inkster City Hall. The parade begins at Michigan Avenue and Inkster Road. This is the 50th year for the Inkster Memorial Day Parade.
Ferndale's parade starts at 10 a.m., beginning at Livernois and Breckenridge. A ceremony will follow. It's the oldest memorial day celebration in Michigan.
In Canton, the service begins at 10 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Center in Heritage Park.
And in Troy, the annual WWI Polar Bear Memorial Day service will be held at White Chapel Cemetery at 11 a.m.