• Springwood, The Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Home Of Franklin D Roosevelt

    National Historic Site New York

Event Details

  • 10/12/2012

    Torchlight Parade 1940, Hyde Park NY
    Location: Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site Time: 6:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Phone Number: 845-229-6214

PARTICIPATE IN HISTORY
March In A Recreation Of A Historic Hyde Park Election Eve
Torchlight Parade


October 12, 2012-6:30 PM

An Evening Of History, Music and Fun Will Include:

Marching From The Wallace Center To the Home Of Franklin D. Roosevelt

Music by The Beckers from the Hudson Valley Folksingers

Keynote Address David Roosevelt

Reminiscences of Hyde Park Torchlight Parade by John Golden

FDR's Radio Address from the Nelson House, Election Eve 1940

Historic Reenactment of FDR's Speech of November 5, 1940

Refreshments at the Wallace Center after the Parade

Period Dress of the 1940s in encouraged