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A Brief Overview Of Memorial Day 2017

People have been planning to do something different on Memorial day 2018.Therefore they have been looking for the activities that performed on Memorial Day 2017. However, they have been looking for the different websites and articles to look for different events that took place last year. Hence, this article will be helpful enough to provide you with enough data about Memorial Day 2017.

Reason for celebrating Memorial Day

However, most of the people are familiar with the fact that why do we celebrate Memorial Day. Whereas for all those who have no idea or little idea about the Memorial Day. You can get know after reading this article. Memorial Day celebration starts by placing flowers, flags, and wreaths on the memorials and cemeteries of the military soldiers. These soldiers gave their lives for the sake of their country.

Furthermore, people celebrate this day on every last Monday of the month of May. Therefore it is the long weekend of the month.

Memorial Day And Veterans Day

Moreover, before we move to the Memorial Day 2017, it is important to know the difference. People confuse Memorial Day with Veterans Day. However, both of them have different meaning and importance in terms of celebrations.

People celebrate Memorial Day to remember those who died in the battle. Whereas people celebrate Veterans Day, however, celebrates the day in the remembrance of those who ever served in any battle. Dead or alive is not the concern.

When Was Memorial Day 2017

Are you looking for the answer to the question When Was Memorial Day 2017? So, the answer is that according to the Memorial Day calendar people celebrated “Memorial Day 2017” on the last Monday of May. This Monday however, fell on 29th May.

Memorial Day 2017 Facts
Without further ado, let’s start with some of the Memorial Day 2017 activities.

1- Memorial Day was started form the commemoration of the street ceremonies and musical and cultural festivals.

2- However, the National Moment of remembrance took place at 3:00 pm local time.

3-Patriotic Memorial Day Programs took place at Forest Lawn.

4-Rose Hills Memorial Day Observance at The Gardens at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier.

5-The Gardens at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier at USS Iowa, 250 S.

6-Queen Mary Salutes U.S. Military Personnel at Queen Mary, 1126 Queen’s Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90802.

7-Annual Topanga Days Country Fair at The Topanga Community House, 1440 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga, CA 90290.

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