Memorial Day is a special day to remember our heroes who have given their lives so that we can breathe the air of freedom. Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday of May. Before this, the Memorial Day was celebrated as Decoration Day. This day was at first celebrated to honor Union soldiers who died during the American Civil War. This day is also observed with the families visiting the cemeteries and memorials so that they can pay homage to their loved ones. Another interesting fact is that the US Flag is at half staff from dawn till noon.
On Memorial Day, there are a lot of other activities that take place. On this day, the families gather and have picnics and there are also a lot of sporting events that are organized. Memorial Day is also considered as the unofficial start of summer. An event that takes place at the beginning of the Memorial Day is Click It or Ticket campaign, which is being celebrated to bring about awareness of the auto accidents and other incidents that are safety related.
With knowing all these interesting facts about Memorial Day, those of you who are interested in throwing a Memorial Day party, just know that it is fun and really interesting. It would require creativity from your end with all the arrangements that you have to make to celebrate a successful party and that can be achieved with proper planning. You just have to stay focused and distribute the work for arrangements equally among all so that it just does not burden any one and also to make sure that things are managed in an organized pattern. Best of Luck.
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