Break out the red, white, and blue to celebrate Memorial Day weekend 2022 in Maryland! Many events are back live and in-person this year.
Memorial Day Parades
Bowie Memorial Day Parade – May 28, 2022
The City of Bowie’s Memorial Day Parade is back! It is organized as a way to recognize members of the Armed Services, past and present, and to honor the memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country. This popular patriotic event features an entertaining variety of marching bands, performing groups, floats, and local clubs and organizations. Check their website for where to watch.
Annapolis Memorial Day Parade – May 30, 2022
Our Annapolis Memorial Day Parade is a patriotic recognition of those who made the final sacrifice serving our country. Parade starts at 10am. annapolis.gov
Memorial Day at Henry Park – May 29, 2022
Join our local American Legions at the Veterans Monument on the corner of Main and West Streets for a special ceremony to honor our veterans. 8am. berlinmd.gov
National Memorial Day Parade – May 30, 2022
The American Veterans Center is proud to announce the return of the National Memorial Day Parade Live on Constitution Ave Monday May 30, 2pm. americanveteranscenter.org/avc-events/parade/
Memorial Day in Maryland
Chestertown Tea Party Festival – May 27-29, 2022
Join us for a weekend of entertainment, education, food and fun.
Stars and Stripes Festival – May 28, 2022
The Stars and Stripes festival is an annual festival sponsored by the Town of Chesapeake Beach. The Town strives to educate the public and youth as to the meaning of Memorial Day through this weekend long Memorial Day outreach. Every year brings a new theme for the event and new additions to increase awareness of those that made the ultimate sacrifice for our Country, our Citizens and our Freedom. chesapeakebeachmd.gov
National Memorial Day Concert – May 29, 2022
On the eve of Memorial Day, a star-studded lineup will grace the stage for one of PBS’ highest-rated programs. This multi-award-winning television event honors the military service and sacrifice of all our men and women in uniform, their families and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Broadcast on PBS, 8pm. pbs.org/national-memorial-day-concert/home/
For more fun things to do, check out our Calendar of Events.