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When Is Memorial Day 2022?

When is Memorial Day and how you can celebrate it

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Did you know that Memorial Day became an official United States holiday in 1971? Since that time, we have been using the extra weekend day to commemorate those who have served in the military. In 2022, Memorial Day will be Monday, May 30. It’s also a great time for a picnic full of the best party foods or to take advantage of the long weekend with a great weekend getaway.

Food for Memorial Day
One of the best ways to spend any holiday is by eating, and Memorial Day is no different. The weather is perfect for firing up the grill and enjoying a nice picnic outside. Just make sure you know the best burger recipes, how to grill chicken that isn't boring and how to grill a steak perfectly every time. If you want something on the healthy side, make sure you also know how to grill salmon correctly.

Activities for Memorial Day
Considering Memorial Day is a holiday to celebrate those who have served in the military, many people visit military cemeteries or memorials, which are among the most historic spots in America. Memorial Day is also a great time to check out the best museum in your state.


Where to travel for Memorial Day
Memorial Day is always on a Monday, so it’s the perfect time to take a short vacation. Perhaps consider checking out some of the things every American should see or do in a lifetime or heading to the best summer vacation spot in your state.