Patriots' Day 2010 Photos
Town Celebrations Committee
Lexington Historical Society
Minuteman National Park
National Heritage Museum
10th British Regiment
Lions Club - road race
USAF Heritage of America Concert Band
William Diamond Jr. Fife & Drum Corps
Edwin B. Worthen Collection at Cary Library
Lexington Chamber of Commerce
Merrimac Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau
Patriots' Day in Lexington
The Battle of Lexington is commemorated every April on the third Monday of the month. The highlight is a historical reenactment of the battle that pays tribute to those patriots who first fell on the Lexington Green on the morning of April 19, 1775.
Patriots' Day will be celebrated on Monday, April 20, 2015. (see below - afternoon parade cancelled)
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Patriots' Day - afternoon parade cancelled
Morning events will take place as scheduled on Patriots' Day, Monday, April 20, 2015. As of 7:30 am on 4/20/15 the afternoon parade has been cancelled.
The schedule of events for Patriots' Day weekend includes a full range of activities including several battle reenactments, parades, the Liberty Ride, historic house tours, pancake breakfasts, and a road race. Other events occur in April along Battle Road.
The reenactment of the Battle of Lexington, performed by members of the Lexington Minute Men Company and His Majesty's Tenth Regiment of Foot, is staged annually at 5:30 A.M. on Monday morning. This event evokes the revolutionary spirit that signaled the start of the American Revolution.