City of Alexandria, VA
War of 1812 Signature Event Weekend
|Title:||War of 1812 Signature Event Weekend|
|Date & Time:||Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Location:||Market Square, 301 King St. (Map This)|
Market Square in front of Alexandria City Hall
|Event Details:||Wreath Laying at the Grave of Robert Allison, Jr. | 10 a.m
Presbyterian Meeting House Cemetery & Columbarium, 600 Hamilton Lane, Alexandria
Help honor the Veterans of the War of 1812. At its conclusion, guests will mark War of 1812 Veterans’ graves throughout the cemetery.
Challenge #1: Cricket Match | Noon – 6 p.m.
Jefferson Cricket Field, Potomac Park, Washington, DC (north of 14th Street Bridge)
Team Alexandria v. Team Britain (British Defence Staff, UK Embassy)
US Navy Band Concert | 3 – 4 p.m.
Market Square, 301 King Street
Honors Ceremony | 4:30 – 5 p.m.
Alexandria National Cemetery, 1450 Wilkes Street, Alexandria
Featuring the Continental Color Guard with Fife and Drum. Seating opens at 4:15 p.m.
|Audience:||Anyone may attend|
|Tags:||Charity, Community Event, Family, Recreation|
For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/8702
Maps produced by the City of Alexandria GIS & Maps division.