• The Star-Spangled Banner flying over Tangier Island, VA.

    Star-Spangled Banner

    National Historic Trail DC, MD, VA

Schedule Of Events

The links below provide just a sampling of events occurring at venues throughout Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC as the War of 1812 Bicentennial approaches.

To learn about events at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, click here.

For a schedule of events occurring on the National Mall and Memorial Parks in Washington, DC, click here.

View a calendar of War of 1812-related events throughout Maryland at www.starspangled200.org

Did You Know?

Bladensburg Waterfront Park

The Battle of Bladensburg in August 1814 was the only battle in American history where the President, the Secretary of War, the Secretary of the Navy and the Secretary of State were all present. The Americans lost.