Dive into Memorial Day weekend with fun-in-the-sun events that are perfect for family, friends and kicking off the beginning of summer on a high note. The following are some of the best events to help celebrate the long weekend in California.
Topgolf Swing Suite
The Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in Downtown San Diego hosts its own Memorial Day weekend celebration at its newly debuted Topgolf Swing Suite. The suite is an indoor putting ground that is perfect for both non-golfers and golf enthusiasts alike by offering carnival-style games, zombie dodgeball, hockey and more, alongside a few swings of golf. In addition to the fun, some American-style bites and sips are also available to tie the whole celebration together. The suite is $150 per hour.
To learn more about Topgolf Swing Suite, visit sandiegomarriottmarquis.com.
Fiesta Hermosa is back for Memorial Day weekend from May 28 to May 30. The fiesta will take place on the beach with rides, carnival games, live music across three stages, fried food favorites, refreshing sips, beer gardens, art and shopping vendors and much more fun. The event is free and open to the public.
To learn more about Fiesta Hermosa, visit fiestahermosa.net.
Hillsborough Memorial Day Event
The Hillsborough Memorial Day Event is back this year and will be taking place on Monday, May 30. Kicking off at 10 a.m., the annual event will feature a Memorial Day parade starting at the town hall, a respectful observance ceremony and a music festival with local musicians. The event is free, open to the public and will run until 2 p.m.
To learn more about the Hillsborough Memorial Day Event, visit hillsborough.net.
Memorial Day Family Camp
Floating Sea Camp is offering a special Memorial Day weekend camp for the whole family from May 29 to May 31. Some fun activities guests can expect to enjoy while on the trip include snorkeling, kayaking, hiking, historic site tours, evening stargazing, astronomy classes and more activities for everyone in the family. The camping event is $325 per person and must be booked online.
To learn more about Memorial Day Family Camp, visit floatingseacamp.com.
Lightning in a Bottle Festival
Buena Vista Lake
With headliners like Glass Animals, Griz and Chet Faker, the Lightning in a Bottle Festival is going to be a hotspot for Memorial Day on Buena Vista Lake. In addition to a multitude of live performances, the festival will also house food and drink vendors, art and crafts, yoga classes, camping grounds and more fun in honor of Memorial Day. General admission starts at $435.
To learn more about Lightning in a Bottle Festival, visit libfestival.org.