Memorial Day is more than just a day off; it’s a time to honor and commemorate those who have served and show appreciation for those still in uniform. We’ve rounded up a list of attractions and restaurants offering a special deal or hosting an event for Memorial Day 2023:

Corpus Christi Hooks 

Don’t miss out on a Hooks game at Whataburger Field, especially one with post-game fireworks.  

Game Schedule
  • Friday: Hooks vs. Midland RockHounds 7:05 pm; Bud Light Friday fireworks 
  • Saturday: Hooks vs. Midland RockHounds 7:05 pm 
  • Sunday: Hooks vs. Midland RockHounds 6:35 pm; Memorial Day weekend fireworks 


Texas State Aquarium

Enjoy the variety of marine life exhibits, educational programs, and hands-on experience at our world-class aquarium for a discounted rate. Military personnel and veterans receive $2 off regular admission. To redeem this discount, please show identification verifying your service on-site, such as a valid military ID or a driver’s license identifying you as a veteran.  

The aquarium will also start its extended summer hours for Memorial Day Weekend (10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.). For more information, please call (361) 653-2616.



USS Lexington Museum on the Bay 

What better way to honor those who have 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 every year!


Restaurants Offering Military Discounts


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