This 4th of July, the Raleigh tradition continues with an Independence Day celebration at the State Capitol, 1 E. Edenton Street, Raleigh. It will take place Monday, July 4th, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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This is a free, family-friendly event. It includes musical performances and several hands-on activities for kids.
Pie the redcoat or King George III, or dress up like a Revolutionary era citizen.
There will be supplies available so that you can write letters to support our troops, courtesy of the organization A Million Thanks.
The day will also include a ceremony during which the Declaration of Independence is read and a wreath is laid at the George Washington monument by the Sons of the American Revolution.
The Raleigh Concert Band will be performing. Bring chairs and a picnic lunch.
To celebrate America’s independence, the Capitol will have free birthday cucpakes at 1 p.m., for as long as supplies last. The Capitol will be open for self-guided tours from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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