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Welcome to the unofficial kickoff to summer! We’ve got everything you need to know about barbecues, beaches, bargains, and, of course, why we’re celebrating this day in the first place. Browse to learn more about Memorial Day historyMemorial Day activities, which Memorial Day movies to watch, and more.

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The Best Memorial Day Mattress Sales of 2022

Memorial Day sales offer some of the steepest bedding discounts of the year—so don't sleep on these deals.

25 Last-Minute Memorial Day Getaways You Won’t Want to Miss

From patriotic parades to sunny beach destinations, don't miss these great vacation getaways for Memorial Day weekend around the United...


111 Memorial Day Sales You Need to Shop in 2022

Trust us: You can't afford to miss these warm-weather deals.


27 Restaurants Open on Memorial Day in 2022

Don't feel like cooking or cleaning up during the long holiday weekend? Check out these restaurants open on Memorial Day—they'll...


40 Patriotic Quotes That Honor the United States of America

You'll be filled with American pride after reading these patriotic quotes.

25 Best Memorial Day Movies to Commemorate the Holiday

To honor the fallen this Memorial Day, add blockbusters about battles and the brave men and women who fought them...


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When Is Memorial Day 2022, and Why Do We Celebrate It?

It's not just the unofficial beginning of summer. Read up on this holiday's meaning and history before Memorial Day 2022...

Memorial Day vs. Veterans Day: What’s the Difference?

If you're not sure what the difference is between Memorial Day and Veterans Day, you're not alone. Here's what you...


40 Memorial Day Quotes to Share in Honor and Remembrance

Honor the sacrifice of our heroic fallen with these words of wisdom that remind us of the true meaning of...


Here’s Why the Poppy Is a Symbol of Memorial Day

Memorial Day poppies appear every year and raise funds for a great cause. But what is the history behind wearing...


Wayfair’s Memorial Day Blowout Is Epic!

If you thought Wayfair's Way Day sale was good, wait until you see their Memorial Day sale!

The Walmart Memorial Day Sale Is Early This Year!

You can save how much on a vacuum mop?! Shop the Walmart Memorial Day Sale 2021 early.


22 Things You Never Knew About Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington National Cemetery honors those who have fought for our country’s freedom and is also steeped in a treasure trove...


15 Memorial Day Activities for the Whole Family

There are lots of great ways to celebrate Memorial Day, even now when we're still trying to keep our distance...


60 American Flag Pictures That Will Make You Feel Patriotic

Because every heart beats true under red, white, and blue.


17 Memorial Day Furniture Sales You Can’t Miss

Looking to upgrade your abode? This year’s Memorial Day sales offer up to 70 percent off indoor and outdoor furniture,...

30 Stores Open on Memorial Day in 2022 (and 4 That Will Be Closed)

Unlike many other holidays, there are many stores open for Memorial Day, including most retail stores, grocery chains, and gas...


17 Red, White, and Blue Memorial Day Decorations

Kick off a star-spangled summer with these festive, inexpensive patriotic decorations.


The Nicest Place in Michigan: Buchanan

With Memorial Day parade cancelled, locals find another way to honor the troops.


9 Secrets to Traveling Cheap, According to Travel Agents

Whether you're a first-time traveler or a seasoned flyer, budgeting for a trip can be tricky: Do you splurge on...