The Glorious Fourth

Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 9:00am

In 1783, North Carolina Governor Alexander Martin became the first American governor to issue a state order for celebrating the Fourth of July. Step back in time and join us online in one of our earliest celebrations of the Glorious Fourth! There will be a reading of the Declaration of Independence done at the Palace following the Fife and Drum Corps Parade.

The 1st NC Regiment of the Continental Line will perform a firing demonstration directly after the reading of the Declaration of Independence. 

  
Watch the broadcast here

Location: 
Virtually from Tryon Palace

Event Price

Free
Contact Email: 
info@tryonpalace.org
Contact Phone: 
252-639-3500
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