Memorial Day Monday in the Washington, DC, area means many opportunities to honor the day and remember the fallen, including remembrance ceremonies at Arlington Cemetery and various monuments, plus a big parade downtown. Closer to home in Fairfax is the City of Falls Church Memorial Day Parade and Festival celebrated each year.
This year’s event is on Monday, May 30. 2016, and as always, the all-day event leads with a tribute to veterans plus fun activities to enjoy the federal holiday. The day’s activities include: