Independence Day Events 2012
Numerous activities are available on July 3rd and 4th, 2012. The daytime activities for July 3rd are listed below.
Click here to view the evening activities for July 3rd.
Click here to view the daytime activities for July 4th.
Click here to download the complete schedule (60k PDF).
Our regular Evening Lighting Ceremony will be held July 4th at 9:00 p.m.
July 3rd Daytime Events
Sequoia Crosswhite (Flute Player)
Carl Closs (as George Washington)
Tom Pitz (as Thomas Jefferson)
Fritz Klein (as Abraham Lincoln)
Gib Young (as Theodore Roosevelt)
Did You Know?
Many American Indian tribes used prairie coneflower to treat headaches and to produce a yellow dye. This flower blooms at Mount Rushmore from late June to September.