Glorious 4th

Join the citizens of 1836 Prairietown in celebration of the United States’ 60th birthday!

Glorious 4th

July 4, 2019

Activities

Scheduled Events:

  • 10 a.m. – Militia Raises Colors
  • 10:30, 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, and 4:15 p.m. – Sing Along with Lady Liberty
    Lilly Theater in Welcome Center, All ages.
  • 11:30 a.m. – Taste of the Paste, Muster Day Cakes
    Curtis House, All ages.
  • 11:30 a.m. & 3 p.m. – Cherry Pit Spitting Contest
    Overlook Lawn, Age Categories: 6 and younger, 7-12, 13-18, and 19+
    Please sign up at Clowes Commons Information Desk. Space is limited.
  • 12:30-1 p.m. – Hot Dog Eating Contest
    Overlook Lawn, Age Categories: 12 and younger, 13-18, and 19+
    Please sign up at Clowes Commons Information Desk. Space is limited.
  • 1:45 p.m. – Militia marches to Golden Eagle and then to the Schoolhouse Grove to gather guests
  • 2 p.m. – Prairietown Patriotic Program (including reading of Declaration of Independence and singing of patriotic songs)
    Schoolhouse Grove
  • 4:45 p.m. – Toast at Golden Eagle (lead by Militia)

On-Going Activities in Prairietown:

  • History Quiz – School House
  • Decorating with Bunting – Everywhere with focus at Store and Golden Eagle
  • Games (Hoop & Stick, Jump Rope, 9 Pins) – Curtis House & Golden Eagle
  • Coleman Theater Troop performing mini scenes from Shakespeare – guests will be invited to participate
  • Militia Drills
Glorious 4th

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