Memorial Day weekend is vastly approaching and many people are looking forward to spending the spare time with family and friends. For many this means taking a dip in the pool, attending a BBQ, sipping on a brew, and most importantly – honoring the lives of men and women who have died while serving our country.
How do you plan to celebrate Memorial Day in St. Mary’s County? Before the weekend kicks off, consider attending the NAS Patuxent River Memorial Day Commemoration on Thursday, May 26. Let us tell you more about this event.
NAS Patuxent River Memorial Day Commemoration
The patuxent river is a tributary of the Chesapeake Bay that all of us Marylanders know and love. The Naval Air Station Patuxent River is located in the beautiful St. Mary’s county, which is extra convenient for residents of The Apartments of Wildewood who hope to attend this event because they are in ideal proximity of one another. NAS Patuxent River is welcoming The Navy Ceremonial Guard for this special Memorial Day Commemoration. Their Navy Color Guard, Firing Party, Drill Team, and Flag Support will all assist in the recognition of their Memorial of the Fallen Ceremony and the Vietnam War 50th Commemoration.
The Memorial Day Commemoration is a FREE event that is open to all with base access. Here are the event details:
- Date – Thursday, May 26, 2016
- Location – NAS Pax River Parade Field (Tate Rd & Cedar Point Rd)
- Features – outdoor activities, beverages for purchase, free food on the grill, etc.
- Events –
- Memorial of the Fallen Ceremony at 11 a.m.
- American Picnic at 12 p.m.
Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in Your Apartment
Interested in celebrating Memorial Day weekend in a different way? Host a fun gathering in your apartment! Incorporate red, white, and blue colors into your theme wherever you can (cupcake frosting, apparel, cups/plates, napkins) and make sure you have enough seating for your guests. And remember, do your best to honor our lost and beloved U.S. soldiers along the way.
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At The Apartments of Wildewood, located in beautiful in St. Mary’s Maryland, we offer homes with access to pools, an on-site gym, and maintenance whenever you need it – and have access to all the information you need to affordably rent a warm apartment in winter. To set up an appointment to check out an apartment rental from The Apartments at Wildewood, call us at 301.737.0737 or visit the website!