5 Perfect Swimsuits for Memorial Day Weekend

05/19/2015 10:13 am ET | Updated May 19, 2016

Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner, and with BBQs and beach days to plan for, a patriotic swimsuit is a must for the celebration. Take a look at the options below, and remember to pack plenty of SPF!

Bargain Buy
You shouldn't shell out for a bikini that will only be worn a couple weekends a year, so this Old Navy option is perfect for stashing in your bottom drawer the rest of the year.

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Retro One-Piece
Still trying to shed those extra winter pounds? Wildfox's 80s Stars Swimsuit is a chic alternative for those wanting a bit more coverage.

Courtesy of SHOPBOP

Festive With an Edge
If you aren't into the run-of-the-mill stars and stripes look, check out this color-block bikini from Lisa Marie Fernandez. Available in both white/navy and white/red, you can still pay subtle homage to the flag without wearing it.

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Perfect for Curves
For those of us with curves in all the right places, this sailor-inspired polka dot Lauren by Ralph Lauren swimsuit is a fun and flirty option for the holiday.

Courtesy of Macy's

On Trend
Who said you can't stay on trend while being festive? Luckily, this summer's gingham trend goes hand-in-hand with #MERICA style. Polo Ralph Lauren's white and blue gingham print bikini practically screams "Backyard BBQ."

Courtesy of Bloomingdale's