There are several Memorial Day Weekend activities in Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough, May 27-30, 2016. Below are various events taking place over those four days. Memorial Day is a Day of Remembrance. Throughout the weekend there are events including placing flags to mark veteran's gravesites to a special Memorial Day Service. You'll find music and food events, movies on the lawn, beer festival, block party, auctions and more. The weekend is filled with numerous family activities. Click below for a special multi-page Orange County, NC Memorial Day Weekend Events List.