Things To Do Memorial Day Weekend
Each year, we celebrate Memorial Day with barbecues, baseball and plenty of booze. This long weekend kickstarts the beginning of summer fun, but don’t forget, it is also a time to remember men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. So in between all that rest and recreation, be sure to check out the local memorial services in your area and take a moment to remember America’s fallen heroes of the armed service.
National Memorial Day Concert
On Sunday, May 29th at 8 p.m., PBS will host its annual National Memorial Day Concert. Tune in to celebrate the women and men in uniform and their families who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Plus, see guest performances from Joe Mantegna, Gary Sinise, Jean Smart and many more.
Washington Nationals Game
Watch the Washington Nationals play the New York Mets on Memorial Day at 7:10 p.m. If you’re in the New York area, grab your tickets and experience America’s greatest pastime just above the dugout! If not, grab your peanuts and Cracker Jacks and tune in on TV!
BBQ n’ Booze
Gather your friends and family for a patriotic barbecue! Serve up all of the American cookout classics along with some colorful cocktails. Try the GameDay All-American Mule garnished with raspberries, strawberries and blueberries for a patriotic touch. Bring the party with some Red, White and Blue Jell-O Shots.
Gary Clark Jr. at Red Rocks Amphitheater
Calling all Coloradans! Gary Clark Jr. is performing at Red Rocks Amphitheater on Memorial Day at 7:30 p.m. Enjoy this outdoor concert featuring breathtaking views and a blend of blues, rock and soul music. Get your tickets now to join the party!