Battle of Bladensburg

Re-enactors, racers mark Bladensburg bicentennial

August 14, 2014

Saturday, August 23, 2014 11:00am – Dedication of “Undaunted in Battle” Monument at Monument Park, program includes dignitaries, Marine Band, and mixed services color guard 12:00pm to 6:00pm – Battle of Bladensburg Festival at Bladensburg Waterfront Park, evening [read more]

Re-enactors prepare for epic battle

August 10, 2013

  Members of the Baltimore United Volunteers march in formation in front of Riversdale in an annual tradition, the Battle of Bladensburg re-enactment. BY MEGAN J. BROCKETT —  On August 24, Kathy Norvell will wake up and start getting ready to go back in time. Norvell, a veteran War of 1812 [read more]