From balloons to blues music, there won’t be a shortage for Memorial Day Weekend 2016 events in Morgan and Limestone County AL. We’d encourage you to get out and enjoy at least one of the many events in the area over the Memorial Day Weekend.
The unofficial start of summer means that the summer driving season is here! Get your vehicle (no matter make or model) to our service center and get it ready for the long, hot Alabama summer ahead.
Please keep in mind that none of our times or dates below are official and are subject to change.
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Alabama Jubilee Hot-Air Balloon Classic – Decatur
When: May 28 – 29
Where: Point Mallard Park
Schedule of Events
The biggest event of the summer in Decatur takes place over the Memorial Day weekend! Funded by sponsors and volunteers, the Hot-Air Balloon Classic is the only hot-air balloon festival where you can walk right alongside the balloons before they take off!
Madison Veterans Memorial Park – Madison
When: May 30*
American Legion Post 229 hosts a service at Madison Veterans Park in Madison along with the Madison Community Band.
Memorial Day Program – Athens
When: May 30
Where: Limestone County Event Center
The Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives, along with area veterans organizations team up for this Memorial Day celebration. More details about the event are upcoming…
Memorial Day Watermelon Eating Contest – Rogersville
When: May 28
Time: Ages 5-7 at 2pm / 8-12 at 2:30pm
Where: Joe Wheeler State Park
In an event put on by Joe Wheeler State Park, come join a Memorial Day event that all ages will enjoy! Bring the whole family and watch your kids sink their teeth into all the delicious watermelon they can eat!
24th Annual Huntsville Downhome Blues Festival – Huntsville
When : May 23
The Annual Downhome Blues Festival doesn’t fall on Memorial Day Weekend this year. You’ll have a chance to get down and boogie to some sultry blues music the weekend prior to Memorial Day in Huntsville. There are a variety of ticket options available for you or group to enjoy all the great music!
*Times based on previous year celebrations. Please check back here or contact the local event coordinators for more information.