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 Tuesday, July 4th, 2023, at 11:30 a.m.
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This free event takes place outside the capitol building, as the building is currently closed to visitors.
The celebration includes:
- An outdoor naturalization ceremony for new citizens
- A reading from the Declaration of Independence
- A wreath laying at the George Washington monument by the Sons of the American Revolution
- Music by Raleigh Concert Band
The music by Raleigh Concert Band is from 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., and the ceremony will begin on the south grounds at 12 p.m.
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