According to Bostinno, everyone can enjoy Memorial day in Boston on a boat! That is right, here is the article that lists three apps, Boatbound, GetMyBoat, and Boatsetter, that are “the Airbnb’s of the nautically inclined.” (Alex A. Weaver, Bostinno Lifestyle editor). Whether you decide to test out the waters with your boat rental this memorial day or plan to stick to land, here are a few options for how to spend your days.
Memorial Day in Boston
- Massachusetts Military Heroes Garden of Flags
Take a moment to visit the Boston Common where 37,000 flags are planted to “represent every brave Massachusetts service member who gave his or her life defending our country since the Revolutionary War.”. (Source)
- Check out a Museum
“Blue Star Museums offers free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day, May 30, through Labor Day, September 5, 2016.” Check out their full list of museums here! Also Museum of Fine Arts is free on Memorial Day!
- Teddy Bear Parade
You read that right! May 29-30th in Newburyport, MA there is a Spring Fest which includes music, food, and a teddy bear parade. Hours and more details are here!
- 12th Annual Troops In the Spotlight
If you are looking to honor those who have served, join the many others who will be attending this fun and commemorative event. Activities include a kids tent, an honor ceremony for Vietnam Veterans, peddle cart racing and a lot more! Read where and how to get there here!
We hope you have a great Memorial Day Weekend no matter what you do! Feel free to share with us on social media your weekend plans. If you decide to rent a boat maybe you’ll see Regan and the crew on The Princess…who knows!