Independence Day at the Capital

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Location:Capitol Building, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

East Entrance:

  • 11:00 a.m. Welcome!
  • 11:45 a.m. Raleigh Concert Band
  • 12:00 p.m. Salute to Independence & Naturalization Ceremony
  • 12:45 p.m. The Raleigh Concert Band
  • 1:30 p.m. Wake & District Pipe and Drum State

Capitol:

  • Replicas of Historic Early American Flag Display
  • A new exhibit, "Inflamed by Spirits: North Carolina's Role in Temperance and Prohibition" Self-guided Tour of Capitol- (Docents on site to answer questions) East Grounds:
  • Join in a variety of activities and games!!!
  • Pie the Redcoat, Washington
  • Photo Op, Dress in 18th Century Clothing, Quill Pen Writing
  • 1:30 p.m. Watermelon seed spitting contest-please sign up at the Information Table.

Information Table:

  • 1:30 p.m. Join us for the free birthday cake to celebrate our country’s birthday!!!

North Grounds:

  • Carriage Rides in circle drive by J & L Carriages
  • Food Vendors - Sliced Wieners Food Truck

Upcoming events

  • July 04, 2020 11:00 AM - July 04, 2020 4:00 PM
    Join us at the North Carolina State Capitol for the annual Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony. We will set-up a table in the Rotunda and provide color guard services for the naturalization ceremony.  We will then lay a wreath at the George Washington statue on the grounds.  After the ceremony, we will proceed to the Museum of History to ring the Liberty Bell 13 times.  The dress is a blue blazer or period costume.

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    Stephen A. Morris, President
    Raleigh Chapter
    North Carolina Society Sons of the American Revolution
    Ph. (919) 210-9005
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    Fourth of July annual Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony:
    Dress: Color Guard (Blue Blazer) or Traditional Period Dress

    East Entrance:

    • 11:00 a.m. Welcome!
    • 11:45 a.m. Raleigh Concert Band
    • 12:00 p.m. Salute to Independence, Laying of the Wreath, and Naturalization Ceremony
    • 12:45 p.m. The Raleigh Concert Band

    Capitol:

    • Join in a variety of activities and games!!
    • Carriage Rides in circle drive by J & L Carriages
    • Food Vendors – Sliced Wieners Food Truck

    Information Table:

    •  Join us to celebrate our country’s birthday!!!