It was the 200th anniversary of the historic gathering to draft a constitution that would define the morals and goals of a new country.
They poured onto the Parkway, enjoyed the entertainment and a day of fantastic weather. But for those, putting together the 1976 bicentennial celebration it was a dramatic nod to their ability to stage a successful event for an unimagined crowd.
These regional events are being held to commemorate a 200-year-old war during nationwide bicentennial celebrations. Here’s where you’ll find them in Pennsylvania and neighboring states.
Too much of the time we feel we’re watching something that’s taking place after the drama has already unfolded.