Memorial Day weekend 2017 takes place from Friday, May 26th. through Memorial Day on Monday, May 29th. The Memorial Day holiday is in remembrance and commemoration of members of the United States Military who died while serving our country.
Held each year on Memorial Day weekend, this years Blue Crab Festival will feature carnival rides, live music, arts and crafts, commercial display vendors, and more along the newly renovated riverfront in downtown Palatka.
The parade will feature marching bands, community groups and organizations, and various other floats and units. The Blue Crab Festival will continue through 5 p.m. May 29th.
Due to the County wide burn ban, this years fireworks have been cancelled.
As Always… Admission and parking are free, with free live entertainment throughout the the day and night.