ASTORIA: Maritime Memorial Park Ceremony 3:00pm Maritime Memorial Park10 Bay StreetAstoria, OR 97103 Program Details | Directions The Memorial Day event in Astoria occurs at Maritime Memorial Park located directly under the Astoria/Megler bridge. Access to the park is from Bay St, Columbia Ave. and the Astoria Riverwalk. The park honors 1,200 beloved Astorians from the maritime industry or with other close connections to the river or the ocean, who have been lost over the years and whose names are memorialized on the wall. The service honors all in the U.S. military who gave their lives in war, but is also maritime-themed. All names on the memorial wall are read in alphabetical order. Family and friends bring flowers to toss into the river when their loved ones names are called.