Memorial Day is more than just a day off, it's a time to honor and commemorate those who've served and show appreciation for those still in uniform. We've rounded up a handy list of attractions and restaurants offering a special deal or hosting an event for Memorial Day 2022:

Corpus Christi Hooks

Don't miss out on a game at Whataburger Field, especially one that involves post-game fireworks and a ticket special for Vietnam War veterans (be sure to call the Corpus Christi Hooks office directly for the special at (361)-561-4665).


Marker 37

Marker 37 (also known as Sunset Island) will have live music all three nights of Memorial Day Weekend! The shows are free and outdoors on Marina's Grand Deck. Check out the music schedule below:

  • Friday: Rich Lockhart Band
  • Saturday: The Chainlinks
  • Sunday: Dreaming in Color


Texas State Aquarium

The aquarium will start its extended summer hours for Memorial Day Weekend (10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.) PLUS a new 4-D movie premiere and new restaurant openings for "Canopy" and "Back Porch". Canopy will feature South Texas fare while Back Porch will serve American food like gourmet hotdogs and cocktails.

For more information, please call (361) 653-2616.


USS Lexington Museum on the Bay

What better way to honor those who've served than aboard the longest-serving Essex Class aircraft carrier in World War II? Join this naval history museum for a special Memorial Day ceremony that is free and open to the public. For more details, visit the event page.


Restaurants offering military discounts: