Friday! 3-day weekend! Memorial Day Monday! Most importantly, along with the BBQ's, celebrating with family and friends and the kick-off to the Summer season, please remember those who died in active military service that have helped to secure our freedom to BBQ, celebrate and enjoy the Summer season in a free land! The Meaning Of Memorial Day - CBS Dallas / Fort Worthdfw.cbslocal.comMany people think of Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer, but it is also a time to pay respect to the service men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation.