June 16th Governor General Visiting The Opening Weekend at Queenston Heights
- Hello Folks
The Niagara 1812 Legacy Council will be commemorating the official "Declaration of the War of 1812" during their Opening Ceremonies Weekend, June 14-18th. Almost 20 events showcased by the Legacy Council all across Niagara make up the Opening Ceremonies weekend.
On Saturday June 16th, at 10:00 a.m., the public is invited to gather at Queenston Heights, to commemorate the Declaration of War, and reflect on the beginning of the conflict that helped shape Canada.
Join The Governor General of Canada, David Johnston for this historic occasion under the shadow of Brock's monument, with a presentation by the Six Nations Legacy Consortium to follow.
Reenactors, Merchants and Sutlers are welcome to attend. For more information, check out www.discover1812.com/files/Heritage_Fair_Registration_Form.pdf or please contact Pam Seabrook at seabrook1812@... or Jim Hill jhill@...