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July 4th Celebration & Reading of the Declaration of Independence

M, 2020

04julAll DayJuly 4th Celebration & Reading of the Declaration of IndependenceAt Keeler Tavern MuseumKeeler Tavern Museum and History Center

Event Details

July 4, 2020
FREE Admission

This year’s July 4th celebrations will be different, but no less patriotic.

Join us for a virtual celebration from the safety and comfort of your home and enjoy:

  • A dramatic reading of the Declaration of Independence followed by the ceremonial slicing of a watermelon with Don Daughters and Mark Blanford outside the historic Keeler Tavern. This video will premiere LIVE.
  • Watch Patty Linnon, Cheryl Crowl, and Carol prepare an old-fashioned picnic and learn how to make such delectable dishes as corn pone, watermelon pickles, apple pandowdy, and a special roast pork!
  • Flag Etiquette – hear Hilary Micalizzi tell you about the history of the Stars & Stripes and how to make a special flag craft.
  • Listen to the Angry O’Haras play some favorite Bluegrass tunes.
  • Watch a video about flag retirement with the Marines Corps, and
  • Enjoy a slideshow of past July 4th celebrations at KTM&HC

Check back for links to this free, family-friendly virtual entertainment. 

Time

All Day (Saturday)

Location

Keeler Tavern Museum and History Center

132 Main Street, Ridgefield CT 06877

Organizer

Keeler Tavern Museum and History CenterPhone: (203) 438-5485 132 Main Street, Ridgefield CT 06877

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