Memorial Day will be held on Monday, May 26, in 2014. Lots of people will have a nice three-day weekend, by either enjoying a fun trip or by paying tribute to men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice.
If you live in the East Bay, in counties such as Alameda County or Contra Costa County, you may be wondering if there is a special event in your neighborhood. Well, you can bet there is and that you are welcome there.
2014 Memorial Day Events in the East Bay
Memorial Day is a holiday to remember those veterans who died during service. You can find more information about the history behind this holiday by going to the website of history.com. This site has good background on the development of this holiday.
If you are looking for tips on finding cemetery events and ceremonies in the East Bay, you should check out the vetfriends.com. This site has helpful information on California cemetery ceremonies in East Bay cities like Alameda, Hayward, Oakland and Placerville.
Fun Family Memorial Day 2014 Events in the Bay Area
What about fun trips and events for the whole family? Yes, there are plenty of affordable outings and events for everyone. Take a peek at the following events to see if you would like to attend.
First, KidFest 2014 will be held May 24-26, 2014, in Concord, California. You can find out more details at their website at kidfestconcord.com.
Next, if you will be in San Ramon, you should be on the lookout for the 2014 San Ramon Art & Wind Festival. You can get the information at this website.
Also, lots of people will be attending the 2014 Fiesta Days event in Vacaville, California from May 22 through May 26. Check out fiestadays.org for all the dates and information.
Have lots of fun this 2014 Memorial Day weekend. If you are going anywhere, make sure you plan your trip in advance and allow extra time for parking and traveling. Try and have a good time with your friends and neighbors. And also try to remember to take an extra few minutes to remember those in the military who sacrificed much for their country.