Plan Ahead for Memorial Day 2017 with this List of Events and Parades

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Friday, May 5th, 2017 at 3:49 pm
American Flag, Army Camouflage and Dog Tags with Happy Memorial Day Banner

Things To Do for Memorial Day 2017 in San Antonio TX

Memorial Day is right around the corner on May 29. Are you ready to celebrate this patriotic holiday? If you are looking for things to do for Memorial Day 2017 in San Antonio, TX, this short list of events and parades may fit the bill. While you celebrate a long holiday weekend spent with family and friends, remember why we celebrate Memorial Day — to honor American service members who have made the ultimate sacrifice.

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Armed Forces River Parade

WHEN: Saturday, May 20 at 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: San Antonio River Walk

Military Headstones on Memorial Day with Small American FlagsDedicated to the men and women who serve in the American military, the Armed Forces River Parade is an excellent precursor to Memorial Day. Get a great seat along the San Antonio River Walk and enjoy patriotic floats clad in red, white and blue that celebrate each branch of our armed forces as you listen to patriotic music along the way.

Memorial Day Artisan Show

WHEN: May 26 – May 29
WHERE: San Antonio River Walk

This Memorial Day, enjoy time spent with family and friends along the picturesque San Antonio River Walk as you take part in the Memorial Day Artisan Show. Countless artisans provide handcrafted jewelry, pottery, fine art and much more at this incredible Memorial Day weekend event.

Alamo City Comic Con

WHEN: May 26 – May 28
WHERE: Herb B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio

Before you celebrate true heroes on Memorial Day, take some time out to enjoy your favorite comic book heroes at the Alamo City Comic Con. An annual convention that highlights comic books, film and television, this event is fun for all ages. Participants at this year’s comic con will have the chance to meet comic book artist Frank Miller, stars from The Walking Dead and Ian McDiarmid from the Star Wars franchise.

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Amid all of the cookouts, parades and camping trips this Memorial Day, it is important that we take some time out to remember why we celebrate this holiday and why we have a long weekend to spend with family and friends. As you look for things to do for Memorial Day 2017 in San Antonio, TX, make sure to take some time to remember veterans who have paid the ultimate price and have fun with family and friends. Make this Memorial Day even more exciting and get behind the wheel of the 2018 Jaguar F-PACE today when you visit the Barrett Jaguar inventory.

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