Bicentennial Commemoration
Events Schedule

May 3 - 8, 2011

Cumberland, Maryland

 
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Saturday, April 30:  
Time capsule unveiling with Lt. Governor Brown (Allegany Museum) 9:30 AM
   
Tuesday, May 3:  
Alice Rush McKeon Tree Planting Ceremony (Riverside Park) 11:00 AM
(Cumberland Garden Club/Federated Garden Clubs of MD)  
   
Thursday, May 5:  
Cinco de Mayo Family Junction Benefit (Allegany Museum)   6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
   
Friday, May 6:  
   
Display of National Road Time Capsule Artifacts (area museums)   Throughout the day
National Road Geofoto On-Line event   Throughout the weekend
C & O Canal NHP Visitor Center & Museum  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
LaVale Toll Gate House 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Allegany Museum 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Gordon-Roberts House 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Queen City Transportation Museum
(Queen City – A National Road Exhibit)
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
WMSR Train Excursion – Round Trip to Frostburg   11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Gilchrist Gallery 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Friday after Five (Baltimore St. Pedestrian Mall - DDC)   5:00 PM
Stand Up and Fight Showing (New Embassy Theatre) 7:00 PM
   
Saturday, May 7:  
Special Amateur Radio Club Station (Canal Place) Saturday into Sunday

National Road Antique Vehicle Caravan Arrival (Mechanic Street)

Approx. 12:30 PM
Queen City Transportation Museum 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Saville Gallery (Special Reception – 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM)   10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Allegany Museum   10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
WMSR Train Excursion – Round Trip to Frostburg   11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Michele Beaulieu 5K National Road Run (Registration Form) 12:00 PM
Display of National Road Time Capsule Artifacts (area museums) Normal Sat. Operating Hours

National Road Bicentennial Parade (County Tourism)

1:00 PM – Approx. 3:00 PM
National Road Monument Ground-Breaking Ceremony (Riverside Park Gazebo)   Approx. 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Antique Vehicle Display (Allegany Museum) Approx. 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Gilchrist Gallery Reception 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Tri-State Youth Orchestra Performance (Canal Place)

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Cumberland Arts Walk/Arts Bus Children’s Activities   5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Dancing With the Local Stars & Raffle (Allegany Museum)

7:00 PM

U.S. Navy Band Country Current (Canal Place)

7:45 PM – Approx. 9:00 PM
Canal Place Fireworks Display 9:00 PM
   
Sunday, May 8:  
Saville Gallery 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Gilchrist Gallery

1:00 – 4:00 PM

Allegany Museum   1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Public viewing of National Road Wagon Bells
(Queen City Trans. Museum)
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
WMSR Train Excursion – Round Trip to Frostburg 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Sealing of National Road Time Capsule
(Allegany Museum)
2:30 PM
Public viewing of Madonna of the Road submissions
(Allegany Museum 
3:00 PM
   

 

 


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