2019 Valley Forge Wreath Laying


2019 Valley Forge Wreath Laying
Date/Time
Registration Begins
1/1/2019 6:00 AM
Last Day To Register
3/9/2019 7:00 AM
Location
40°6'5" N  75°25'32" W
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Valley Forge Wreath Laying

What: The tradition of the Pilgrimage will continue in 2019 with a wreath-laying ceremony at the Valley Forge National Historical Park (VFNHP) on the Saturday of Presidents' weekend. The program will consist of a brief presentation followed by the wreath laying. The event will be free for participants and staff. A special patch will be created, commemorating this auspicious occasion and will be available during registration and at the council office.

When: A Shuttle will start at 8 AM and the wreath-laying ceremony will start promptly at 9 AM. The ceremony will last about 40~45 minutes. This will conclude the 2019 Valley Forge wreath-laying. Participants are welcome to visit the rest of the park or participate in the Valley Forge Historical Trails Program. Trail pamphlets and medals are available through the council's website.

Where: Lower visitors parking lot 1400 N Outer Line Dr, King of Prussia, PA 19406 When you enter the main park entrance stay to the right and you will enter the lower parking lot. From the parking lot, there will be shuttles to and from the Valley Forge National Memorial Arch.

Why:  Scouts and Scouters will gather to honor General George Washington and his soldiers that participated in the encampment of Valley Forge at the National Memorial Arch.

 

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Cost
$5.00 per Commemorative Patch

Copyright © 2019 Cradle of Liberty Council | 1485 Valley Forge Road, Wayne, PA 19087 | 610-688-6900 | colbsa.org

Copyright © 2017 Cradle of Liberty Council | 1485 Valley Forge Road, Wayne, PA 19087 | 610-688-6900 | colbsa.org