Observed the last Monday in May, was established to honor men and women who have died serving the country in the armed forces.
Originally called “Decoration Day,” for the flags and flowers survivors place on the graves of the fallen, Memorial Day is a federal holiday.
The following are closed on Memorial Day:
- City offices and
- Napa Patch
- Post office windows
- Schools and offices in the
- (closed for renovation)
- VINE bus service
For activities in Napa, see our and events calendar.
For information on Memorial Day weekend law enforcement patrols, see .