Independence Day at the Capital
Location:Capitol Building, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA
- 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
- 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.
- 1:30 p.m. Join us for the free birthday cake to celebrate our country’s birthday!!!
- Carriage Rides in circle drive by J & L Carriages
- Food Vendors - Sliced Wieners Food Truck