Memorial Day Activities!

All my fellow Americans out there, who agrees this is the best week of the summer?! I’m grateful for our freedom and independence here in the good ol’ USA! Bring on the parades and food🥨🌭But that’s not all! I’m all about making new traditions so we’ve put together the ultimate list of Memorial Day activities! Whether you’re breaking in your swimmers for the holiday or honoring your loved ones, let’s make this the best Memorial Day yet!
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Create a Sidewalk Chalk Mural
Get everyone in on thee fun & create a giant sidewalk mural of a flag or other festive art celebrating Memorial Day
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Offer a Moment of Silence
With all the hustle and bustle of a three-day weekend, it’s easy to forget why we celebrate Memorial Day. Take a moment to  remember those who have served. 
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Do a Patriotic Craft 
Paint a flower pot red, white, and blue, stencil stars into an old tarp for a festive picnic blanket, or craft a patriotic pom pom wreath! Skies the limit on patriotic crafts!
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Your little ones will love exploring these historic rooms
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Have a Bake Sale + Donate to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Donations are greatly appreciated by all our veterans!
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Camp Out in Your Backyard
Pitch a tent, make some smores over a fire, and enjoy the great outdoors in your own backyard! 
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Put Together + Send a Care Package
Honor heroes of the past by sending a care package to an active duty service member.
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Decorate Your House
Mix things up with red, white, and blue decor to show your appreciation for the people who have served our country. 
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Outdoor Movie Night
Grab some pillows, blankets, a sheet, and a projector for a holiday movie night outside! You could even stay on theme with a patriotic movie! 
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Celebrate all our country has to offer by soaking up the warm weather at one of our many National Parks! Just be sure to check the park website for updates on operating schedules. 
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We are so grateful to all those who have protected the freedoms we enjoy today. Be sure to celebrate Memorial Day with those heroes in mind, but don’t hold back from bbqs and pool parties too. What is your favorite way to spend Memorial Day? Let us know your traditions below! Bring it on! 🇺🇸
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xoxo
Kortni + Team

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