Best Activities to do for Memorial Day Weekend

Get outside and spend some time with friends and family this Memorial Day weekend with these activities!

  1. Attend the National Memorial Day Parade

The National Memorial Day parade takes place in Washington D.C. on Memorial Day at 2 pm. This is the largest Memorial Day parade in the country, featuring marching bands, floats, performers, and veterans themselves all throughout our nation’s capital.

2. Visit Arlington National Cemetery

Get a group and volunteer to help lay flowers to honor hundreds of thousands of our servicemen and women’s graves.

3. Go to the beach

Enjoy your long weekend and take a trip to the beach! Have some fun outside in the sun, and get to enjoy some fireworks at the end of the day. 

4. Go to a local rooftop bar

Check out this list of the best rooftop bars in the country to see if there is one nearby you to visit.  Any outdoor restaurant or bar will make the holiday enjoyable.

5. Backyard BBQ

Spend Memorial Day with a classic holiday bar-b-que, grilling out with neighbors and friends.

6. Go to the pool

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the start of when all of the outdoor pools open up, so go put on a bathing suit and go to your local pool!

7. Play lawn games

Get the whole family outside and set up some lawn games.  Everyone from all ages will love lawn games like corn hole, horse shoes, spikeball, frisbee, football, kan jam, and so much more! 

Whether you’re out with friends or relaxing with family, Zippy Shell wishes you a happy Memorial Day weekend!  Contact us for any of your moving and storage needs!