Queen's Platinum Jubilee
When: June 2nd at 9:00pm
Where: Wren Building at William & Mary
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You are invited to join us for a historic event in Williamsburg, Virginia to celebrate Her Majesty's 70 years on the throne.
The ceremony begins at 9:00pm at the Wren Building and will include bagpipes, the reading of proclamations and conclude with the lighting of colonial cressets at 9:45pm local time, as prescribed by Buckingham Palace.
Similar celebrations will be happening around the world, hour-by-hour. This is a great opportunity for disparate nations, communities, faiths and generations to join together in fellowship and camaraderie.
This event is free and open to the public. Dress is casual and may include red, white, and blue or purple in honor of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Fancy hats are encouraged!
Massed Band Concert
You are invited to join us for a massed band concert and parade at 6pm in front of the Governor's Palace at Colonial Williamsburg. The massed band will be accompanied by the CW Fife & Drum Corp and the St. Andrew's Society of Williamsburg Color Guard.
We have invited bagpipers and drummers from the area to join us for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebration happening at 9pm this same day at the Christopher Wren Building. BUT: we are just so excited to play for you that we we just couldn't wait until 9pm. Therefore we are bringing you a 6p show in front of the Governor's Palace!