Each year, there are Memorial Day ceremonies in San Diego to remember and reflect on all of our fallen heroes as a way to thank them for protecting our freedom. This includes Miramar National Cemetery on May 29th at 1:00p.m. and Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery on May 30th at 10:00a.m.

The USS Midway Museum also hosts its annual Legacy Week to celebrate Memorial Day with many activities and events. On May 28th at 9:00a.m., there is the Veterans Wreath Ceremony as well as Concert at 7:30p.m. with former members of many American rock bands. May 28-30th offers a Kids Adventure Discovery Zone while May 29-30 is Meet the Aviators and their Planes. May 30th at 11:00a.m. is the US Coast Guard Auxiliary Band Arizona Performance and a Blood Drive from 10:00a.m. to 3:00p.m.

You may be planning your own personal remembrance by visiting a cemetery or sending someone flowers to let them know you are thinking of them and their fallen hero on this day of observance.

Here in San Diego we offer special flower arrangements, wreaths, and bouquets for Memorial Day that you can use to decorate an event or send to someone special. We have numerous patriotic-themed flower arrangements to choose from.

For example, A Patriot Tribute includes a patriotic mix of colors and numerous flower varieties, such as hydrangea, roses, miniature carnations, snapdragons, chrysanthemums and more, in a white urn. It comes in two sizes. Another option is A Grace and Love, which has red gladioli and carnations as well as white Asiatic lilies, myrtle, sword fern and salal. It also comes in an urn.

We also have wreaths and sprays that provide a touching tribute for Memorial Day. A Patriot Spray includes lilies, snapdragons, delphinium, carnations and mini carnations in red, white, and blue along with eucalyptus. A Patriot Wreath includes blue hydrangea and delphinium, red roses and spray roses, red gladioli and white cushion spray chrysanthemums in a circular floral display. The Sympathy Tribute includes white calla lilies and roses with lush greenery, including sword fern and aspidistra.

Order today by visiting or calling our San Diego flower shops. You can also order through our website. We deliver throughout the San Diego area.