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Memorial Day for kids in New York City

Memorial Day activities in New York City look different this year, but we'll help you honor those who served our country

Allie Early
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Danielle Valente
Allie Early

Need a guide to Memorial Day for kids in NYC? Check out this year's virtual weekend happenings that honor those who have served our country.

We'll help ensure that your three days off are busy and meaningful with our go-to picks for Memorial Day activities.

Don't forget to check out our guide to the Memorial Day parade in NYC, too. 

What is Memorial Day?

Memorial Day, which takes place on the final Monday in May, is a federal holiday honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. armed forces. It originated after the Civil War and is often marked with parades and memorials. 

When is Memorial Day?

Celebrate Memorial Day 2020 on Monday, May 25.

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