Memorial Day weekend is just around the corner, which means the kick-off to summer. By the time that weekend rolls around, tons of people will flock to the beach or prepare for barbecues with family and friends. If you’re looking to do something different this year, check out these awesome Memorial Day weekend getaways!
Palm Springs, California
This city is located right in the middle of the California desert, making it the perfect getaway for some sunbathing, golfing, and art gallery browsing. Palm Springs is gorgeous and offers you a bunch of great chances to explore the desert landscape. Enjoy mountain biking, hiking or rock climbing, and don’t miss a scenic ride on the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway!
Charleston, South Carolina
With its colorful gardens and cool ocean breezes, Charleston has tons to offer for Memorial Day Weekend. Many visitors head to this city in hopes of exploring its numerous historic attractions including The Citadel and different Civil War sites. Memorial Day kicks off Charleston’s world-known Spoleto Festival, which entails 17 days and nights of dance, theater, jazz music and so much more.
Visit Washington D.C. for the most patriotic celebration featuring a parade and plenty of pomp and circumstance taking place during special military ceremonies. SOldiers at Arlington National Cemetery place flags by each gravestone and the U.S. Army Band performs.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Memorial Day weekend in Vegas is one of the busiest times of the year besides New Year’s Eve. Parties are held at a bunch of the resorts’ elaborate pools, which become daylight nightclubs with DJs, bottle service, cabanas, and much more. While the pool parties are the main events of the weekend, there are also tons of clubs, restaurants, bars and shows to attend as well.
Restaurants, fabulous shopping, museums, and hundreds of arts and culture venues are just a few of the things you can do in Atlanta on MDW. Home to the world’s largest aquarium, a bunch of stunning parks, and the World of Coca-Cola, you’ll never be bored in this amazing city.