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2019 Schedule

USS Constitution 1812 Marine Guard public schedule of events
DateEventLocationTimeMore Info
April 20Yard DayCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MA9:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. They also served aboard ships like USS Constitution during the War of 1812. Come learn how they served both ashore and at sea!
April 27Gore Place Sheep Shearing FestivalGore Place, Waltham, MAsee web linkGore Place Sheep Shearing Festival
May 11Burning of the Ships Commemoration
(Historical Presentations)
Connecticut River Museum, Essex, CTsee web linkConnecticut River Museum Main Page
May 25Yard DayCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MA9:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. They also served aboard ships like USS Constitution during the War of 1812. Come learn how they served both ashore and at sea!
June 15Yard DayCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MA9:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. They also served aboard ships like USS Constitution during the War of 1812. Come learn how they served both ashore and at sea!
June 22 & 23War of 1812 / Jane Austen WeekendGenesee Country Village, Mumford, NYsee web linkWar of 1812/ Jane Austen Weekend
July 4USS Constitution Underway demonstrationUSS Constitution
Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston
Open to the public via US Navy Lottery
see web link
to be published
July 27Yard DayCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MA9:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. They also served aboard ships like USS Constitution during the War of 1812. Come learn how they served both ashore and at sea!
Aug 8, 9 &10War of 1812 Grand Tactical
The Battle of Georgina Bay
Discovery Harbor
Penetanquishene, ON
Canada
see web linkto be posted
Aug 24Yard DayCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MA9:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. They also served aboard ships like USS Constitution during the War of 1812. Come learn how they served both ashore and at sea!
Aug 19USS Constitution vs. HMS Guerriere CommemorationUSS Constitution
Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston
Open to the public
see web link
to be published
Sept 7 & 8Battle of PlattsburgPlattsburg, NYsee weblinkto be published
Sept 28Yard DayCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MA9:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. They also served aboard ships like USS Constitution during the War of 1812. Come learn how they served both ashore and at sea!
Oct 5 & 6Topsfield FairTopsfield Fairgrounds, Topsfield, MAopening to dusk each dayTopsfield Fair Website
Oct 26Yard DayCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MA9:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. They also served aboard ships like USS Constitution during the War of 1812. Come learn how they served both ashore and at sea!
Nov 11Old Sturbridge Village Veterans DayOld Sturbridge Village. Sturbridge, MAsee web linkOld Sturbridge Village - 2018 Veterans Day page
Nov 16America's Hometown Thanksgiving Day ParadePlymouth, MAsee web linkParade Website
Dec tbdUSS Constitution Christmas Tree LightingCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MAtbdtbd