U.S. Air Force Performs at Fort McHenry
Contact: Vince Vaise, 410-962-4290
The Bicentennial of the War of 1812 is FLYING HIGH with a special performance by the United States Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine on August 4 at 6:00 p.m.! Live music, precision drill, ceremony, and the firing of the fort's evening gun make every twilight tattoo a memorable occasion! This spectacular ceremony is FREE.
The Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team travels America and the world to inspire Air Force awareness among military and civilian audiences alike. The team personifies teamwork, professionalism and discipline of every Airman through precision drill maneuvers and representation. In over 40 years the team has visited all 50 states and many foreign countries.
Did You Know?
On September 12, 1914, the 100th anniversary of the British attack against Fort McHenry, 6500 local school children cloaked in red, white and blue, formed a giant replica of the Flag, which was appropriately named, “The Wonderful Human Flag.”