10–10:30AM: Special Fort McHenry Quarter Launch! The newest quarter in the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters® Program for 2013 features Fort McHenry! Join representatives of Fort McHenry, the Treasurer of the United States, elected officials and students for a traditional "coin pour." Exchange cash for new Fort McHenry quarters in $10 increments, courtesy of M&T Bank.
5:45PM: Flag Ceremony at Federal Hill and Procession down Riverside Avenue. Featuring the hand-stitched "Star-Spangled Banner Flag," visitors are invited to participate in an unrolling ceremony. Living Historians will place a wreath at the General Sam Smith and Major George Armistead monuments. Join the Fort McHenry Guard as they lead a procession to Riverside Park for a fife and drum concert before parading to Fort McHenry.