Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Patriot's Day, Monday April 20!

The Battle of Lexington is commemorated every April on the third Monday of the month. The highlight is a historical reenactment of the battle that pays tribute to those patriots who first fell on the Lexington Green on the morning of April 19, 1775.
Patriots' Day will be celebrated on Monday, April 20, 2015.

                                               Schedule of Events 

Volunteer opportunity - Sign up to be Parade Ambassador in the Patriots' Day parade! Parade Ambassadors carry the banners that are in front of every parade unit. Community service hours are available.

The schedule of events for Patriots' Day weekend includes a full range of activities including several battle reenactments, parades, the Liberty Ride, historic house tours, pancake breakfasts, and a road race. Other events occur in April along Battle Road

The reenactment of the Battle of Lexington, performed by members of the Lexington Minute Men Company and His Majesty's Tenth Regiment of Foot, is staged annually at 5:30 A.M. on Monday morning. This event evokes the revolutionary spirit that signaled the start of the American Revolution.

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