Memorial Day Weekend is coming up! What’s happening in DC?
Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died serving our country. This is a great time to honor our veterans and famous Americans by visiting the monuments in Washington, DC. Remember that Fidelis Property Group is a veteran owned real estate group dedicated to serving military families with their real estate needs and honors all the veterans over Memorial Day.
On Saturday, May 24, at 11 a.m, Rolling Thunder Motorcycle Rally visits the Navy Memorial and holds a wreath-laying ceremony featuring special guests and live performances.
On Sunday, May 25, at 8 p.m, PBS is sponsoring a FREE concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The concert features actors Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise, and other guest artists along with the National Symphony Orchestra. Gates open at 5 p.m.
On Monday, May 26, beginning at 2 p.m., the parade of Marching Bands and Veterans units from all 50 states steps off at the corner of Constitution Avenue and 7th Streets, NW and proceeds along Constitution Avenue, past the White House, ending at 17th Street. The National Memorial Day Parade is sponsored by the World War II Veterans Committee and includes patriotic floats and helium-filled balloons.
For more events, go to http://dc.about.com/od/hoildaysseasonalevents/a/MemorialDay.htm and enjoy a safe Memorial Day Weekend!!