The Origin Of Memorial Day

Dated: 04/17/2018

Views: 41

Ever wonder how the Memorial Day Holiday (or Decoration Day, as it was originally dubbed) began? 

Interestingly, it did not become a federal holiday until 1971.

Thank you to all service men and women, who have served or are currently serving. We are thankful to you for our freedom!

https://www.history.com/topics/holidays/memorial-day-history 

(if link does not take you directly to the video, copy and paste it into your web browser)

Latest Blog Posts

The Start Of Fiesta And More To Do This Weekend

VIVA FIESTA!It's officially the start of Fiesta San Antonio! Just this weekend alone there are 60+ events and over half of them are FREE admission! If you go, make sure to take some pictures and

Read More

The Origin Of Memorial Day

Ever wonder how the Memorial Day Holiday (or Decoration Day, as it was originally dubbed) began? Interestingly, it did not become a federal holiday until 1971.Thank you to all service men

Read More

San Antonio Home Show Is Coming

San Antonio’s Home and Garden Show is coming! The home show is FULL of ideas and helpful projects tips to help you around your home. Click the link to learn more on dates, times, and location:/

Read More

New Listing In San Antonio Texas

Are you in the market to buy a home in San Antonio?  This beautiful home just listed!  Located in a cul-de-sac is this gorgeous 2 story, 4br, 2.5bth home w/study and game rm. It has a

Read More