Patriot's Day Weekend, 2019 will be held on Saturday, April 13 [Battle Road], Sunday, April 14 [Barrett Farm], and Monday, April 15 [Patriot's Day/Lexington Green/North Bridge Fight]. Additional commemorative events will take place on Thursday, April 18, and Friday, April 19.
Pre-registration (invitation only) is required for all reenactment units and participants. Registration materials will be sent directly to unit commanders. However, all registered participants are responsible for complying with event safety and authenticity standards. See the links below for more information.
If you have any questions, please contact Park Ranger Jim Hollister, (978) 318 - 7829 e-mail us
Upcoming Dates and Schedules
Saturday, April 13th - Battle Road (Participant Schedule)
Event Parking Information and Directions for ParticipantsApril 13th
For Provincial forces not marching in with the Acton Minute Men, please park in the field next to the Maj. John Buttrick House - Yellow Colonial house across Liberty St. from North Bridge Visitor Center parking area, 174 Liberty St. Concord MA.
NB - Concord Roads close at 8:30 a.m. so, unless your marching in with Acton, make sure to arrive before that time. Please park across the street from North Bridge Visitor Center in the field next to the Maj. John Buttrick House. Space is limited. Carpooling is encouraged.
From I-95: Take exit 30B. You will be on Route 2A west. The visitor center is 1/2 mile west off ramp on the right. Parking is on the opposite side of the road at Minuteman Regional High School. 758 Marrett Rd. Lexington MA 02421
From MassPike: Take I-95 Exit (exit 14) and follow above directions.
From Route 2: Follow Route 2 to I-95 North. Proceed north one exit to 30B. Follow directions above. Paul Revere Capture site: Follow directions above. Paul Revere Capture Site is on Rt 2A, less than half a mile west from Minute Man Visitor Center.
Hartwell Tavern: 101 North Great Road, Lincoln MA 01773
From I-95: Take exit 30B. You will be on Route 2A west. Hartwell Tavern parking area is 1.5-miles west off ramp on the right (you will pass by the entrance to Hanscom Dr. and Air Terminal on the right).
North Bridge Visitor Center: 174 Liberty St. Concord MA 01742
Follow directions for Minute Man Visitor Center. Continue on Rt 2A. for approx. 2.5 miles. Bear right onto Lexington Road. Continue for approx. 3 miles to Concord Center. In Concord Center, take a right onto Monu-ment St. Continue for approx. 1/2 mile. Cross the River and take a left on Liberty St. The North Bridge Visitor Center is at the top of the hill on your left.
Park map https://www.nps.gov/mima/planyourvisit/maps.htm
Last updated: April 4, 2019