"Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Formerly known as Decoration Day, it originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers who died in the Civil War." - wikipedia
The Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, near Colorado Springs houses a variety of canids in addition to wolves. Here's a fox, rescued from a fur farm enjoying the warm day. The white coat is due to selective breading for their fur.
The city of Lafayette has started their summer festivals for the 2013 season with Lafayette's Art night Out. All of the local businesses stayed open late, and the city hosted a free concert by Hey Lady, a B 52's cover band.