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As we continue our recovery and cleanup efforts, please visit the Emergency website for the latest information on openings and closings in Miami-Dade County.

Memorial Day

This Memorial Day on Monday, May 29, we remember and honor the sacrifices of men and women who served to preserve our freedom. Take a look at some activities you can enjoy during the holiday, and tips to ensure a safe Memorial Day weekend.

County Services

Miami-Dade County offices will be closed on Monday, May 29.

- Transit will be running on a Sunday schedule.
Waste and recycling collection services and facilities will operate under normal operating hours.
Miami-Dade County Libraries will be closed Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29.
- The Pet Adoption and Protection Center will be closed May 29. Cats being presented for Trap, Neuter, Return Services must be dropped off Friday, May 26 in order to allow for proper recovery from sterilization and safe return to the community prior to the holiday. Regular services will resume Tuesday, May 30.

Events and Activities

Salute to Heroes Week May 22-29
Military, veterans and first responders receive free admission to Miami Seaquarium, plus 50% off for up to four family members.

National Salute to America's Heroes Air & Sea Show May 27-28
The two-day affair includes a Display Village, boat races, a hover board demonstration, and four hours of military-might-display up in the clouds. The event starts at 9 a.m. at Lummus Park South Beach.

Sea Kayak and Snorkel Adventure May 28
Kayak on the beautiful shallow waters of Key Biscayne and explore the protected areas of the Bear Cut Preserve where land meets the sea.

World Turtle Day & Whooping Crane Day May 28
Visit Zoo Miami for a day of education and fun! Learn about Whooping Cranes and wading birds and how to prevent plastic pollution in the ocean.

Memorial Day BBQ at Pérez Art Museum Miami May 29
PAMM kicks off its participation in Blue Star Museums with a Memorial Day BBQ. Enjoy live music and barbecue food and refreshments on the terrace, as well as a special appearance by Coast Guard Air Station Miami.

Traffic and Safety

- Traffic and parking restrictions
- Miami-Dade Marina Alerts 
Summer safety tips
Pool safety tips 
- Barbecue and grilling tips
- Beach safety tips

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