Finding free and family-friendly events that everyone can appreciate can be difficult. The Raleigh-Durham Triangle area offers a little bit of everything this Memorial Day including events on the weekend for the family to enjoy. Spend Memorial Day celebrating at these nearby and FREE events in the Raleigh-Durham Triangle area:
The town will be hosting its annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Lake Benson Park Monday, May 26 at 1:30. The ceremony will offer music, speakers, and more. For more information, visit the Town of Gary website.
The City of Raleigh will be observing Memorial Day by holding a ceremony of tribute in Historic Oakwood Cemetery Monday, May 26 starting at 4 featuring music and a keynote speaker. More information can be found on the Visit Raleigh page.
A Memorial Day Remembrance will be held on Saturday, May 24 10-4 and Sunday, May 25 10-3 at Bennett Place Historic Site with a living military historian presentation. More information can be found on the Bennett Place website.
As usual, Wake Forest will honor veterans by hosting its Memorial Day Picnic at Hope Baptist Church on Monday, May 26. There will be veteran stories, music, free food and more. For more information, visit www.celebratememorialday.com.