No, we're not talking about the New England Patriots either. How often does Memorial Day go by without you so much as thinking about its meaning? Make this year different and check out The Patriot Festival. This all-day fest will honor military heroes who serve our country and simultaneously provide you with all you need for a good time, including live music, food, demonstrations of military maneuvers and more. $5. 11 a.m. Symphony Park at SouthPark Mall, 4400 Sharon Rd. www.patriotgala.com.