Memorial day is the mark of the start of summer in America. The weather is just beginning to get warm and the grills are starting to light up. People hit the roads, travelling near and far, from the beach to the mountains, small towns to the cities, most people are breaking the normal weekend routine. If your looking to head to the big city of DC, the nation’s largest Memorial Day event, the 2017 National Memorial Day Parade, will take place along Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC on Monday May 29th at 2pm. This is a must-see event, especially for families.
Many servicemen from the Revolutionary War, to the Civil War, to WWI, WWI, Vietnam, the Gulf War, Afghanistan, Iraqi Freedom and many more in between, have lost there lives while fighting for the freedom we have and get to experience each day in America. The true meaning of Memorial Day isn’t all the celebrations or vacations, its to lift these men and women up in the rightful honor they deserve. At the National Memorial Day Parade, this is what everyone gets to experience, everyone gets the opportunity to lay hold of. Thousands and thousands of people come from all over the nation and the world to witness this event that has gone on for years.
If you’re looking for a comfortable and cozy place to stay while visiting the city during the Memorial Day weekend, please check out our Washington DC Bed and Breakfast with rates that start at $149. Price includes a fresh made breakfast, free WIFI, Flat screen TV, private bath, and central location to all the festivities. Also, take time on your trip to check out the National Zoo which is a .7 mile walk from the front door. We look forward to your stay with us!