Memorial Day Music Playlist

By Becky Beggs and Laura Bennett

Whether you’re grilling up burgers at a backyard cookout, road tripping through the hill country with friends or kicking back and floating the river, Memorial Day weekend is sure to be a fun and relaxing way to kick off an amazing summer. Everyone knows no party is complete without the perfect tunes, so we’ve got the best playlist for all your weekend activities—country, reggae, pop, patriotic anthems and everything in between. Grab some cold drinks and get your dancing shoes on; you won’t be able to sit still for long!

Find the perfect song to fit your Memorial Day mood, then check out the entire list on Spotify!

When you’re on mile 170 of a 500 mile road trip: The Proclaimers – I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)

When you’ve just burned a batch of burgers on the grill but you’re having too much fun to care: Kacey Musgraves – Blowin’ Smoke

When you’ve got the sand between your toes-especially if that sand comes from a box in your back yard: Weezer – Island in the Sun

When you’re floating down the river in a giant tube: Blondie – The Tide is High

When the best plan for Memorial Day weekend is no plans at all: Eagles – Take it Easy

Check out our full playlist below!

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