Stripes and Stars Festival-

This year’s Stripes and Stars Festival commemorates the U.S. Army’s 243rd anniversary and the American flag’s 241st birthday. The festival will take place on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at locations throughout Independence National Historical Park and Historic Philadelphia, including Independence Hall, Betsy Ross House, Christ Church Burial Ground, and the National Constitution Center. Events... Read more

National Flag Day of Canada

Canada celebrated the 51st anniversary of its flag this Monday for National Flag Day of Canada. Though the country has been celebrating Canada Day for nearly 150 years, the country did not adopt its current flag until 1965. The day is celebrated by flying the national flag, some public ceremonies,... Read more

Military General with American flag

Bel Air Celebrates Flag Day

Over 100 community members came out to a local park as the city of Bel Air celebrates Flag Day a little early. Early last weekend, over 100 Bel Air community members came out to Shamrock Park to help celebrate Flag Day. Although Flag Day is officially June 14th, the city... Read more

Largest American flag on Flag Day

Great American Picnic on Flag Day

The Longaberger Homestead is set to celebrate Flag Day with a Great American Picnic and unveil a massive version of Old Glory. In Frazeysburg, Ohio, the Longaberger Homestead plans on breaking a world record this Flag Day. Along with holding a festive community picnic, they will unveil the world’s largest... Read more