As Memorial Day weekend is considered as the longest weekend of the month. It’s because of the fact that Memorial Day happens every last Monday of May. People get excited enough for this weekend. As this weekend means local festivals, patriotic attractions, and incredible food. However, this holiday means having spectacular celebrations on Memorial Day. So, instead of thinking about this year’s weekend let’s see what happened on Memorial Day weekend 2017.
Furthermore, as we know that Memorial Day weekend marks the beginning of the summer season. There is an abundance of activities that make the weekend perfect.
Memorial Day Weekend 2017
There were a number of activities that took place on the Memorial Day weekend 2017. We can discuss them here.
1- Movie In The Park
There was an offer of the free movie in the Part at Moore’s Central Park. There was a screening of Rogue One. However, Star Wars characters were present for the photo opportunities.Thus concessions were available for the purchase from 7 to 10 p.m
2- Mayor’s Red Dirt Ball
At the Memorial Day weekend 2017, there was a golden opportunity to explore the strange outlook of the Medicine Park. Free Mayor’s Red Dirt Ball was arranged at the Medicine Park’s Town Centre. It was a three-day festival where people enjoyed the music, food, and fun.
3- Chuck Wagon Festival
This festival took place National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. This festival was held on Memorial Day weekend 2017. This was a two-day event. It featured the Old West-themed fun from stagecoach rides to weaving, rope making and more. However, the price for one day pass was $15 for Members & Kids 12 & under.
4- Paseo Arts Festival
This was a three-day festival. It took place from 27th to 29th of May. This festival took place at Historic Paseo Arts District.Consequently, it featured more than 80 artists selling original works. Furthermore, dozens of musicians performed on the stage.
So this is it about the Memorial Day weekend 2017. These are some of the important events that took place last year. I hope that this article was helpful enough to add to your knowledge.