Colorful fireworks blast over the water at night

Fireworks at Callaway Resort & Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia. Photo by @CallawayGardens

Top Things to Do on Memorial Day Weekend in Georgia

Start your summer vacation with music, art, games, food and more at these Memorial Day festivals and events throughout Georgia! Spend the long weekend listening to bands, shopping for art, watching baseball, and taking time to remember those who gave their lives for the country.

Browse the list below to plan your weekend and look for even more things to do on the Explore Georgia Calendar of Events.

Memorial Day Weekend Events & Festivals

Spring Arts in the Park in Blue Ridge, Georgia
Spring Arts in the Park in Blue Ridge, Georgia

Memorial Day Tributes & Parades

Memorial Day Remembrance in Norcross, Georgia
Memorial Day Remembrance in Norcross, Georgia

Baseball Games

Rome Braves baseball game in Rome, Georgia
Rome Emperors baseball game in Rome, Georgia

Memorial Day Weekend Fireworks

American flag image with fireworks at Stone Mountain Park on Memorial Day
Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Georgia

Memorial Day Weekend at Georgia State Parks

Waterfall at James H. Sloppy Floyd State Park in Summerville, Georgia
Waterfall at James H. Sloppy Floyd State Park in Summerville, Georgia. Photo by @westy4xer

From the mountains to the coast, Georgia State Parks always have special events and activities to entertain the whole family. Join the Memorial Day Commemoration at Fort Morris State Historic Site & Museum in Midway, Cool Pool Summer Splash Celebration at F.D. Roosevelt State Park in Pine Mountain and much more. Check their calendar of events for the full lineup, and check to see which parks have available campsites and cabins.

Published: May 2024
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