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Memorial Day events near Cobb County luxury homes

School’s almost out and the temperature outside is rising, which can only mean one thing: Summer is about to take over Atlanta. To make sure your vacation starts off on the right foot, why not make some fun plans for Memorial Day weekend? There is an event for every family, with celebrations near your Atlanta or Cobb County luxury homes. Just take some time to find which one suits you best.

For the music lovers in the area, the 35th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival may be calling your name. Starting on Saturday, May 26 in Piedmont Park, come out and enjoy a day packed full of performers including Kathleen Bertrand, the Lionel Loueke Trio and the Grace Kelly Quintet. The festival is free and provides a great, picturesque setting for a lunch or dinner picnic.

For families with children, you might consider a day at Stone Mountain Park. From Saturday to Monday on Memorial Day weekend, the park is offering fun-filled activities including the all new Geyser Towers, adventure courses, mini-golf, the Laser show Spectacular and, to top it all off, a special fireworks finale all three nights. The park is also offering active and retired military personnel a free Adventure Pass with a valid ID, as well as other discounts for immediate family members. Read More→

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Ah, Memorial Day weekend. The weather is warm, many pools and water parks are now open, children are out of school and many adults get to enjoy an extra day off of work.

While you are enjoying your day off, be sure to remember the men and women serving here and abroad as well as the veterans whose years of service helped keep America safe. There are several celebrations around the metro Atlanta area that celebrate and honor our service men and women.

Marietta National Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony

For the past 63 Memorial Days at noon, countless visitors flock to the cemetery, located just off Roswell Street near the Marietta Square for a moving ceremony. Visitors will experience patriotic music, the posting of the colors and a gun salute among the headstones of our nation’s heroes.

Roswell Remembers

The city of Roswell boasts one of the largest Memorial Day celebrations in the state of Georgia. The non-political, non-commercial ceremony honors veterans and their sacrifices to maintain our freedom. A full day of remembrance starts at 10 a.m. at City Hall. Read More→

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