By TMoM Team Member Sandy Harper
Memorial Day weekend is coming up and there is a lot to celebrate and honor! This nation could not be what it is today if it was not for the men and women that have served this country in the armed forces. Here at TMoM, we thought it would be helpful to compile a few of the events in the Triad that are celebrating Memorial Day.
Below, the events are listed by city and surrounding areas. Always check the event website before leaving home, in case of time changes or cancellations.
Fri – Sun, May 26 – 28 – Greensboro Grasshopper home games at First National Bank Field in Greensboro
Fri, May 26 10am – 12pm – Memorial Day Create & Take Craft Event at Everyday Kids Community Center in Burlington
Sat, May 27 12pm – Memorial Day Weekend Community Cookout at Doggos Park & Pub in Greensboro
Sat, May 27 4pm – 6pm – Free Memorial Day Weekend Wine Tasting at The Loaded Grape in Greensboro
Mon, May 29 7:45am – Memorial Day Flag Raising at Friendly Center in Greensboro
Mon, May 29 12:30pm – Memorial Day Car Parade/Park and Chill at Camden Health and Rehab in Greensboro
Sat & Sun, May 27 & 28 10am – 6pm – Annual Memorial Day Weekend Food Truck Festival in Denton
Mon, May 29 10am – The 19th annual High Point Memorial Day Service in downtown High Point
Mon, May 29 11am – Memorial Day Event at The Carolina Field of Honor in Kernersville
Sun, May 28 7pm – 208 The Army Band concert at Finch Auditorium hosted by the Memorial Day Parade Committee in Thomasville
Mon, May 29 1pm – Thomasville’s Annual Memorial Day Parade – Thomasville Downtown Historic District
Winston-Salem and Surrounding Areas
Sun, May 28 1pm – 7pm – Winston-Salem Food Truck Festival at the Radar Brewing Company in Winston-Salem
Mon, May 29 11am – 4pm – Memorial Day Community Event at Vernon Forest Baptist Church in Wallburg
Mon, May 29 12pm – 5pm – Memorial Day Cookout at Sanders Ridge Winery in Boonville
No matter how you plan to celebrate this weekend, remember it is thanks to all the men and women who gave it all for our freedom!