Regardless of the time of year, there is always something fun and unique to do in Los Angeles. This is especially true, however, for the long weekend that comes at the end of May with Memorial Day. Along with officially marking the beginning of summer, Memorial Day is an important time to do just that; remember the men and women who have fought for our freedom. There plenty of fun happening in Los Angeles, but there are also many ways to pay respects to these brave people. The following are just a few of the amazing ways you can spend Memorial Day in Los Angeles.
Topanga Days Country Fair
This has fast become one of the most beloved Memorial Day Weekend events in all of Los Angeles. From Saturday through Monday, countless people gather to celebrate this country and the people who have fought for it. They do this by coming together to enjoy amazing food, music, art, and incredible natural beauty. Nothing brings people together quite like these things, and you can find the best examples of them all at the Topanga Days Country Fair in the beautiful Topanga Canyon.
Endless Other Activities
The schedule for Memorial Day in Los Angeles is chalk full of incredible events. A great way to start to the day is with the best Memorial Service in town at the Green Hills Memorial Park. Over 15,000 people are expected to come out on May 28th to pay their respects during this moving service. There are also many fun ways to celebrate the weekend, with one of the most unique being the MAINopoly: A Taste of Main Street in Santa Monica. On Sunday, May 27th, the main street of this town is transformed into a life sized, interactive Monopoly game. There will also be great food and music. Fiesta Hermosa is also another incredible festival in Hermosa Beach.
Enjoy the Best Los Angeles Has to Offer
There are countless events throughout Memorial Day Weekend that are specific to the holiday, but there are also plenty of ways to celebrate with everything that Los Angeles always offers. This begins and ends with a day spent at the beach. You can find some of the most iconic beaches ever throughout Los Angeles from the action-packed shores of Venice Beach to the quiet and beautiful shores of El Matador State Beach near Malibu. Packing a lunch and relaxing on the beach always provides for an amazing day.
These are a few great options, but they do not even begin to scratch the surface of the options that you have during a Memorial Day vacation to Los Angeles. Regardless of what you decide to do, you can be sure that it will be a Memorial Day that you will never forget.
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