What to Do on Memorial Day Weekend

nycgo.com staff

Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start of summer. You should celebrate by doing something fun in New York City. Here are some of our best ideas.

Apr
2

Sports
New York Mets

Take in a game at their home in Queens, Citi Field, where in addition to America's pastime you can enjoy some delicious food options.

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Apr
2

Sports
New York Yankees Baseball

One of the most storied and successful franchises in sports, the Yankees are synonymous with baseball legends such as Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera. The team plays at the world-famous Yankee Stadium in the Bronx.

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May
20

Attractions
Fleet Week

Thousands of men and women from the US Marine Corps, Navy and Coast Guard touch down on dry land during the week leading up to Memorial Day, giving the public the chance to meet service members, tour Navy ships and watch military formations.

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May
25

Festivals & Parades
Memorial Day Parade

The City honors fallen military members with processions throughout the five boroughs, including the Little Neck–Douglaston parade in Queens, Brooklyn’s Memorial Day Parade and Manhattan's Inwood neighborhood parade.

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