As Memorial Day rapidly approaches, now is the time to get your ducks in order and start making plans for how you will celebrate. Many local venues will be hosting events for your entertainment, education, and recreation, and you should easily be able to find something local to the Morrow area that fits your specific interest. Here are four Memorial Day events specific to the Morrow, Georgia area that will be taking place during the Memorial Day weekend.
Sports fans will be excited to know that for a 15-minute drive they can spend part of the day with Atlanta’s premier baseball team-the Atlanta Braves.
Date: Monday, May 26th
Opposing team: The Boston Red Sox
Where: Turner Field, 755 Hank Aaron Dr SE; Atlanta, GA 30315
Get your tickets now!
Party animals, this one’s for you. RTR will be hosting its Annual Memorial Day Pool Party. Highlights include an appearance by Panama Duce, a “twerk contest,” and an open mic session.
Date: Saturday, May 24th
Where: Windsor Hotel; Atlanta Airport 5010 Old National Pkwy; College Park, GA 30349
Tickets are required for entrance. Ladies get in free with swimsuit attire.
If you’re more interested in elevating your lifestyle pursuits than partying, Clayton State University is hosting the Money Does Matter Financial Workshop. This is a free financial workshop that will teach money management skills and strategies for reaching financial goals, improving credit, and reducing debt.
Date: Saturday, May 17th
Where: Clayton State University Center for Continuing Education; 2000 Clayton State Blvd., Morrow, GA, 30260
Visit www.moneymattercw.com for more details.
Movie lovers, you’re simply going to love this. Morrow’s sister city, Hapeville, will be sponsoring another evening of Movie Nights Under the Stars. Feature movie for this night will be a special edited, family-friendly screening of Iron Man 3.
Date: Friday, May 16th
Where: Hapeville Football Stadium; 3444 N. Fulton Ave., Hapeville, GA, 30354
Admission is free. Bring your own blanket or chair.
Click here for more information.
As you can see, there are a variety of events for varied interests slated for the Memorial Day weekend for local Morrow residents. There’s no reason that you should sit home alone in front of the television. Get out, get to know your neighbors, and enjoy your holiday.
And while you’re celebrating don’t forget to pause a moment and remember those who sacrificed their lives in service for our country so that we can enjoy the many freedoms that we have.
Happy Memorial Day!