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September 6, 2013

Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration begins



10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Boy Scout BOP Stamp Cancellation, Trinity Park.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Boy Scout Booth Cachet, Trinity Park; Kent-Delord House Museum, 1814 Military Encampment on museum grounds (closed during parade); Battle of Plattsburgh Association, War of 1812 Museum, 31 Washington Road; Champlain Valley Transportation Museum, 12 Museum Way; Clinton County Historical Association Museum, 98 Ohio Ave.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Boy Scout Historic Trail, starts at Trinity Park; Macdonough Monument, self-guided tours; Confiance anchor exhibit/talk with Bill Van Stockum, City HalI, second floor; and kids games in Trinity Park.

10 a.m. to noon: Kids Station, Transportation Museum, 12 Museum Way; and various fife-and-drum and pipe-and-drum units performances, Trinity Park and downtown area.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Historic First Presbyterian Church, self-guided tours, 34 Brinkerhoff St.

11 a.m. to 11 p.m.: Israel Green Tavern, vintage dining and entertainment. (cIosed 1:30 to 4 p.m.) 18 Trinity Place.

11 to 11:45 a.m.: The Connecticut Peddler (Stan Ransom) concert, Israel Green Tavern, 18 Trinity Place.

11 a.m. to  12:30 p.m.: Battle of Plattsburgh Challenge Cup, bateau race, Champlain Monument, Cumberland Avenue.

Noon to 8 p.m.: W2W ham radio on the air, Trinity Park.

Noon to 1:45 p.m.: Tom 24 (Tom Ventiquattro II) concert, Israel Green Tavern, 18 Trinity Place.

12:15 to 1 p.m.: Kids Muster, immediately followed by Kids Parade, Trinity Park.

1 to 4 p.m.: Parade starts at Elks Lodge on Cumberland Avenue. Immediately following: Beat Retreat by massed bands, City Hall, then Roducky Derby, Macdonough Monument and then the Rotary Bed Race, City Hall Place.

4 to 5 p.m.: Music by the Rogues, Israel Green Tavern, 18 Trinity Place.

5 to 6 p.m.: Eliza Mooers Historic District Walking Tour, Melissa Bistor-Cross, starts at Macdonough Monument.

5 to 7:30 p.m.: Green Beans concert, Israel Green Tavern, 18 Trinity Place.

7:30 to 9:30 p.m.: Her Majesty’s Royal Marine Band of Cobourg, Ontario, concert, Strand Theater, 25 Brinkerhoff St.

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