ATLANTA -- The unofficial start to summer is always kicked off by fun events on Memorial Day weekend!

Here is a list of some of them happening.


  • FALLEN HEROES MEMORIAL CEREMONY: This is an annual event. It will on Monday, May 28 at 1 p.m. at 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville. Event details can be found here.
  • MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY: The Marietta National Cemetery will hold an event at noon. It's located at 500 Washington Avenue. The event will honor service members who have died.
  • MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY AT BRAVES GAME: The Atlanta Braves will play the New York Mets at 1:20 p.m. on Memorial Day. Get ticket information here.
  • ROSWELL REMEMBERS: The event is held on the grounds of Roswell City Hall which is located at 38 Hill Street. Get program details here.
  • SMYRNA MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY: The program begins at 9:30 a.m. It will be held at the Twentieth Century Veterans Memorial located at 2800 King Street SE. Check out the program schedule on the city's website.
  • ALPHARETTA ROTARY TRIBUTE: The City of Alpharetta and the Rotary Club of Alpharetta will host a tribute to Honor Fallen Heroes at Alpharetta City Hall located at 2 Park Plaza. The event is free and will feature speakers who have served in the Army and the United States Military Academy. The event starts at 9:30 a.m.

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