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2018 Schedule

USS Constitution 1812 Marine Guard public schedule of events
DateEventLocationTimeMore Info
April 21Yard 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 28Gore Place Sheep Shearing FestivalGore Place, Waltham, MAsee web link2018 Gore Place Sheep Shearing
May 12Burning of the Ships Commemoration
(Historical Presentations)
Connecticut River Museum, Essex, CTsee web linkConnecticut River Museum Main Page
May 19Yard 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 16Yard 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 23 & 24War of 1812 / Jane Austen WeekendGenesee Country Village, Mumford, NYsee web linkGenesee Country Village - 1812 Weekend Page
July 21Yard 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!
July 28 & 29War of 1812 Grand TacticalOld Fort Niagara, Youngstown, NYsee web link2018 - War of 1812 Grand Tactical Event Page
Aug 18Yard 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 CommemorationCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MAtbdThe 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!
Sept 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!
Sept 22Rehoboth Historical TimelineRehoboth, MA9:00 AM - 4:00 PMRehoboth Minutemen - Event Page
Oct 6 & 7Topsfield FairTopsfield Fairgrounds, Topsfield, MAopening to dusk each dayTopsfield Fair Website
Oct 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!
Nov 11Old Sturbridge Village Veterans DayOld Sturbridge Village. Sturbridge, MAsee web linkOld Sturbridge Village - 2018 Veterans Day page
Nov 18America's Hometown Thanksgiving Day ParadePlymouth, MAsee web linkParade Website
Dec tbdUSS Constitution Christmas Tree LightingCharlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historic Park, Boston MAtbdtbd