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When is Memorial Day?

Memorial Day Dates for 2014-2018: Plan Ahead!

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American Flags at Jennings Beach

When Memorial Day weekend arrives, New England travelers head to the beach. Here, American flags fly proudly along the pier at Jennings Beach in Fairfield, Connecticut.

© 2012 Kim Knox Beckius

Here in New England, Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of the summer travel season. But when is Memorial Day?

In the U.S., Memorial Day is always observed on the last Monday in May. The holiday honors members of the military who died in service to their country.

Whether you'll be joining the throngs of motorists headed to New England's beaches on Memorial Day or barbecuing at home, here is a handy guide to Memorial Day dates for the years ahead.

Memorial Day Dates 2014-2018

Monday, May 26, 2014

Monday, May 25, 2015

Monday, May 30, 2016

Monday, May 29, 2017

Monday, May 28, 2018

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Past Memorial Day Dates

Monday, May 27, 2013 | Monday, May 28, 2012 | Monday, May 30, 2011 | Monday, May 31, 2010 | Monday, May 25, 2009 | Monday, May 26, 2008 | Monday, May 28, 2007 | Monday, May 29, 2006

 

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