San Diego Holiday Guide: Memorial Day

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Memorial Day is the official kick off of the summer season, and what better place to kick off summer than Memorial Day events in San Diego. To celebrate the beginning of summer, Memorial Day San Diego has amazing events and attractions for you to enjoy over the Memorial Day weekend. These events include 90 miles of beaches, fun family attractions, world renowned theaters and museums, award winning craft breweries and wineries, and over 90 different golf courses. Here are some of the major events that we are big fans of in Memorial Day San Diego.

Memorial Day San Diego: Legacy Week

Memorial Day weekend is the busiest weekend of the year, and this event looks to celebrate and honor our heroes aboard the Midway. Memorial Day events in San Diego offer the community an affordable and inspiring way to kick off summer and celebrate all of our military members, both those with us and those who we have lost.

Memorial Day San Diego: Balboa Park Garden Party

The Garden Party at Balboa Park will feature garden tours and talks that guests and flower lovers will enjoy. The staff will lead special horticulture discussions, a butterfly release in Zoro Gardens, and a wide variety of different events. Guests who get hungry at this event can enjoy a delicious selection from some of San Diego’s best food trucks.

Memorial Day San Diego: Santee Street Fair and Craft Beer Festival

On Memorial Day in San Diego, the Santee Street Fair and Craft Beer Festival opens up for a day of fun. The festival will have more than 300 food and vendor booths, including a crafter’s row and artist alley, two stages of entertainment, carnival rides and more. Guests will be able to enjoy craft beer, entertainment, and beautiful weather at this great event.

Memorial Day San Diego: Lunch and Weekend Cruises

Enjoy Memorial Day events in San Diego out on the ocean. Guests can get out on the ocean during the first days of summer and enjoy the views and breeze. The cruises feature lavish buffets featuring savory selections of all their favorite foods and drinks, including a vast selection of beer and champagne.

Memorial Day San Diego: Miramar National Cemetery Veterans Memorial Service

The Miramar National Cemetery will be putting on a memorial service for all of our fallen military members. The service will feature a guest speaker that will give a moving speech to honor the fallen men and women who have served our country proudly. The service will also feature another guest speaker to be announced closer to Memorial Day. This event is always a great way to honor the fallen on Memorial Day in San Diego.