Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday that we remember the men and women who died while serving. Many people use the Memorial Day holiday for a mini vacation because of the long weekend. With this past winter being extremely cold (especially in Morrison’s Cove) many are eager to get away and enjoy the warmer weather. Travel for this year is expected to be over 2% higher than the average over the last 10 years. Click here for an article that AAA posted to explain in more detail.