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or many RVers, Memorial Day is known to be the kickoff to camping season and a day to remember and honor those who’ve lost their lives in service.

Before the first camping trip of the year, keep your eye out for these Memorial Day must-haves!



RV Camping | Last Minute Memorial Day Must-Haves!



RV patio mat

Add some style and comfort to your campsite! The reversible design and durable polypropylene material that’s UV protected makes EEZ RV Products Patio Mats a favorable accessory for the new season.



Indoor/outdoor decor pillow covers

Decorate the inside or outside of your camper with this pillow cover set. Covers can be easily swapped out for different holidays. (Pillow inserts are not included.)


Outland Living Portable Firebowl 

The Outland Living Portable Propane Firebowl ditches wood and instead burns a realistic propane campfire– without the smoke, ash, or expensive firewood. It’s safer for campers, providing a spark-free atmosphere, protecting you, others, and the environment around. Another impressive alternative– the Solo Stove Bonfire uses wood for fuel offering a clean fire, efficient burn, and minimal smoke– all while safely contained.


Memorial Day garden flag 

Remember and honor those with this meaningful garden flag. Double-sided, durable, and weather resistant.


Ladder Toss game 

We’ve all been waiting patiently for warmer temperatures. Get the family something special for the new season, like a new outdoor game! In fact, have a first-time RVer on board? Check out: The Cutest Camping Toys & Accessories for Your Little Adventurer’s First RV Trip!



Disposable paper plates

Make your gathering memorable with these red, white and blue flag paper plates


Picnic table cover

Picnic tables take a beating from weather, bird droppings, and other animals scrounging for leftovers. A picnic table cover can help keep the table protected and clean for family cookouts. Plus, this one wipes clean and is reusable. 


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These simple firestarters consist of a two ounce paper portion cup filled with pine shavings and recycled candle wax. Each starter will burn for approximately 10 minutes. Get ready to have a crackling campfire in no time! (For more fantastic firestarters, click here!)


Patriotic wreath 

This beautiful wreath is a great way to show respect from the campsite this Memorial Day! Hang on your camper door, patio, or porch.


Outdoor rocking camp chair

Don’t forget a good set of camp chairs! The GCI Outdoor Freestyle Rocking Camp Chair’s patented design lets you smoothly rock at the campsite and finally do what you’ve been waiting to do– RELAX! It also comes with a convenient carry handle and folds compactly for storage.


Outdoor blanket 

From camping, sports events, beach dates, picnics, family reunions, outdoor concerts, fireworks, and more– this blanket is due to wrap up and hold the best of memories yet.


Personalized Welcome To Our Campsite Sign by CountryLaneLiving via Etsy

Campsite decor 

A durable site sign adds a touch of decor and personalization to a campsite no matter where you’re parked or how long you’re calling it home.



Be prepared for some May showers and have the right gear. Need rainy day camping ideas? See: Ideas for a Rainy Day!



Invest in comfortable rain coats for the whole family! Plus, it saves you having to line-dry wet camp clothes or burn through quarters at the campground laundry.


Patriotic lights 

Decorate your campsite for the holiday. These patriotic rope lights are water resistant for indoor or outdoor use. The lights provide 50,000 hours of illumination.


Home is Where you Park It Mat by WoodByStu
Welcome mat – Home is Where you Park It Mat by WoodByStu via

Welcome mat

Anyone else’s welcome mat make it through last season? Give your entrance a little TLC and update your camper doormat



Portable heater

Speaking of chilly nights, don’t crank the furnace up just yet. In fact, save propane and grab a portable heater to keep the rig toasty!


Personalized Camping Cutting Board by SugarTreeGallery via Etsy

Charcuterie board 

Charcuterie boards are not only stunning but helpful for the campsite! Slice and serve fruits, veggies, meats, cheeses, and more for snacks and simple lunches. Certain boards can also double as stove covers, extending RV kitchen counter space for more prep room.


Smores Bar by BlankCanvasbyPotter
Smores Bar – BlankCanvasbyPotter via

Smores Bar

No campfire is complete without a S’more in hand! This Smores Bar is sure to be the centerpiece of any camping trip.


Making Memories Sign by FallsCustomSigns
Camper decor – Making Memories Sign by FallsCustomSigns

Camper decor

Add a touch of decor with this perfectly-sized sign that’s also durable for the road.


Camper Sweet Camper Kitchen Towel
Camper Sweet Camper Kitchen Towel by AddieKakesKreations via Etsy

Hand towels 

Update your RV kitchen with a cute set of hand towels, like these Camper Sweet Camper Kitchen Towels.



Cornhole game

Enjoy a game of Cornhole with these rustic boards featuring the American Flag. The set includes two premium foldable cornhole boards, 8 all-weather regulation bean bags, and a portable carrying case.


Blackstone 22” Griddle

Ready for the first cookout of the season? Plus, Father’s Day is just around the corner… Grab that Blackstone he’s been wanting! (Check out: Father’s Day Camping Gifts, for more ideas!)


Still in need of the basics? Figure out the essentials you need this camping season: RV Camping Essentials| Bare Minimum Basics for Your RV 







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