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Defenders’ Day 2019

September 13

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until September 15, 2019

Free with Paid Admission

Join in celebrating Baltimore’s oldest holiday and commemorate Defenders’ Day 2019 at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine! This year’s event will take place Friday, September 13 – Sunday, September 15, 2019. Join us as we commemorate Baltimore’s oldest holiday, which honors the successful defense of the city from British attack and the writing of ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ in 1814! Highlights of the weekend long event will include a parade, ranger programs, living history and music, fireworks, and more!


Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine
2400 E Fort Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21230 United States
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(410) 962-4290