Where will you be Memorial Day?


As Memorial Day is the unofficial start to summer, TripAdvisor asked more than 2,200 people about their Memorial Day plans.

While 70% are traveling for the holiday, 26 percent will enjoy a beach/ocean vacation and 25 percent will visit a city. 

The top Memorial Day activities include:

  • Attending a cookout or BBQ (50 percent)
  • Participating in swimming or water sports (22 percent)
  • Shopping (18 percent)
  • Going hiking (14 percent)
  • Visiting a park or national park (13 percent)