Fort Phoenix July 4th Ceremony

Fourth
Fort Phoenix Independence Day Ceremony
and Cannon Salute
Wednesday, July 4, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
Fort Phoenix, Fort Street, Fairhaven

At the conclusion of the Car Cruise and Parade (scheduled for 9 a.m.), a patriotic program will be held at historical Fort Phoenix.

The ceremony will feature a brief history of Fort Phoenix, a reading of the Declaration of Independence, and the singing of the National Anthem as the flag is raised. After the flag raising the fort’s five 24-pound Seacoast Defense cannons will be fired over the harbor.

Sponsored by the Town of Fairhaven and the Fairhaven Village Militia. Free. Handicap parking available. For more information, call 508-979-4085 or email FairhavenTours@fairhaven-ma.gov.

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