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    War of 1812 Signature Event Weekend

    Title:War of 1812 Signature Event Weekend
    Date & Time:Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Location:Waterfront Park, 1 Prince St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Challenge #2: Yacht Race | 11 a.m.
    Old Dominion Boat Club, 1 King Street, Alexandria
    Team Alexandria (Old Dominion Boat Club) v. Team Britain (British Defence Staff, UK Embassy) 

    Signature Event  | Noon - 5 p.m.
    Waterfront Park, 1A Prince Street, Alexandria
    Waterfront Park will be transformed into a festival to commemorate the events that transpired on our shores 200 years ago. Meet the townspeople of 1814, enjoy boat tours of the river courtesy of the Alexandria Seaport Foundation, and learn about the War of 1812 through author & historian talks as well as a variety of hands-on activities and information booths.
    Fees:FREE
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Charity, Community Event, Family, Recreation


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/7213QR Code

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