Largest Memorial Day Celebrations

When it comes to the holidays, there are always celebrations taking place. Memorial Day is no different, with people from around the country remembering the fallen heroes of the United States Military. Common Memorial Day celebrations include flying flags at half-staff until noon, placing American flags at each gravestone in military cemeteries,... Read more

The National Moment of Remembrance

In 2000, President Bill Clinton signed the National Moment of Remembrance Act, which designates 3:00 p.m. local time on Memorial Day each year as the National Moment of Remembrance. In 1996, a humanitarian organization based in Washington, D.C., known as ‘No Greater Love’ conducted a survey on American children asking... Read more

Rare 1890 American flag

Rare 1890 American Flag on Display

After finding a unique 1890 American flag, it will be on display for the public in honor of Memorial Day. A rare American flag was recently uncovered, that dates all the way back to the 1890’s. Even though it’s slightly faded and has a few tears, the enormous flag is... Read more

Memorial Day military figures

Celebrating Memorial Day

Find out the meaning behind celebrating Memorial Day and plenty of fun and patriotic ways to spend the day. Why do we celebrate Memorial Day? This American holiday, always observed the last Monday in May, is meant to honor all the men and women who have given their lives while... Read more