Fun Things To Do Outside for Memorial Day Weekend

Posted by Blanchard and Calhoun on Monday, May 24th, 2021 at 1:48pm

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Looking for something festive to do for Memorial Day? Whether you plan to lounge by the pool, throw some hamburgers on the grill, or head outdoors with family and friends, there are so many ways to celebrate the holiday. If you are looking for something to do during the three-day weekend, keep reading! Below is a list of fun things to do outside for Memorial Day.

 Dine Outdoors: Gather your family and friends for a cookout or a picnic. Keep a memorial theme by decorating with red, white, and blue colors; Add a flag or two to up the patriotic factor. Don’t feel like cooking? We get it! Try some of these local restaurants with outdoor seating:

Or let Augusta To Go pick up something from your favorite restaurant and deliver it straight to you.

Yard Games: Take advantage of the warm weather with some of these classic lawn games! 

*Places to play Disc Golf: Lake Olmstead; Fort Gordon; Wildwood Park; Pendleton King Park

Outdoor theater: Enjoy a backyard movie night by setting up a projector and an outdoor screen. Here is a list of some Memorial Day War movies you might enjoy:

 Tip: An old white bed sheet makes a great and inexpensive outdoor projector screen. 

 Family Friendly: Put the phones away, get the fam together, and enjoy some nature.

 Whatever your interests, don’t forget to take a moment to remember and honor those who sacrificed for our country. Have a happy and safe Memorial Day weekend!

Do you have a Memorial Day event you’d like to share? We’d love to add it to our list. Let us know in the comments below!

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