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DC-area Memorial Day Events

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Here are some events celebrating Memorial Weekend across the D.C. area:

National Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 28 - 2 p.m.
Washington, D.C. - Constitution Avenue
http://www.nationalmemorialdayparade.com/

2012 Memorial Day Concert on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol
- Sunday, May 27, at 8 p.m. 
Gates will open to the public at 5 pm.
- Full concert dress rehearsal for this event on Saturday, May 26, at 8 p.m.
Gates will open to the public at 5 pm.
http://www.pbs.org/memorialdayconcert/

Rolling Thunder
May 25 - 27
http://www.rollingthunder1.com/PDFs/Schedule.pdf

Ride of the Patriots 2012
Sunday, May 27
West of Fairfax Circle on Fairfax Boulevard
http://www.dwcllcsolutions.com/rop_new/default.asp

Arlington National Cemetery - Memorial Weekend Events
May 26-28
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington, VA 22211
http://www.arlingtoncemetery.mil/News/NewsItem.aspx?ID=e24361e7-8ae2-4d92-bba3-2b77aee87b1c

U.S. Navy Memorial - Free Memorial Day Weekend Events
May 25-28
701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
http://www.navymemorial.org/

Memorial Day Observance at World War II Memorial
Monday, May 28 at 8 a.m.
17th Street between Constitution and Independence Aves., Washington, D.C.

Memorial Day Ceremony at Air Force Memorial
Monday, May 28 at 9 a.m.
One Air Force Memorial Drive
Arlington, VA, 22204
http://www.airforcememorial.org/

Bowie Memorial Day Parade
Saturday, May 26 from 10:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Bowie High School
3021 Belair Drive
Bowie, Md.

National Museum of the Marine Corps Hosts Band of America's Few for Memorial Day Performance
Sunday, May 27 at 10:30 a.m.
18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
Triangle, VA 22172
http://www.usmcmuseum.com/index.asp

City of Alexandria Hosts 35th Annual Memorial Day Jazz Festival
Monday, May 28 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Waterfront Park
1A Prince St.
Alexandria, Va.
In case of inclement weather, the festival will be relocated to the Lee Center's Kauffman Auditorium, located at 1108 Jefferson St.
http://alexandriava.gov/recreation/info/default.aspx?id=60996

City of Alexandria Holds 10th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony to Honor 67 Alexandrians KIA/MIA in the Vietnam War
Monday, May 28 at 11 a.m.
Mount Vernon Recreation Center
2701 Commonwealth Ave.
Alexandria, Va.
http://alexandriava.gov/recreation/info/default.aspx?id=61092

31st Annual City of Falls Church Memorial Day Parade and Festival
Monday, May 28, 2012 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
City Hall
300 Park Avenue
Falls Church, Va.
http://www.fallschurchva.gov/Content/Government/Departments/RecParks/Events/2012/MemorialDay.aspx?cnlid=4683

Memorial Day Festival Honoring Wounded Warriors
Sunday, May 27 - 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Great Meadow Event Center
5089 Old Tavern Rd
The Plains, VA
http://www.beethovenfound.org/pages/past-events/memorial-day.php

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