Local

Baltimore Residents Celebrate Defenders Day

View Comments
Defenders Day
Popular Entertainment Photo Galleries

POEts: The Legendary, The Celebrity, The Local, The ControversialPOEts: The Legendary, The Celebrity, The Local, The Controversial

Celebrities Born Outside The U.S.Celebrities Born Outside The U.S.

Top Celebrities On TwitterTop Celebrities On Twitter

Ranking Stephen KingRanking Stephen King

Famous Women Who Underwent Double MastectomiesFamous Women Who Underwent Double Mastectomies

» More Photo Galleries

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore residents celebrated the city’s oldest holiday, Defenders Day, on Sunday.

Events took place all weekend. The U.S. Naval Academy Band, as well as reenactors, made appearances.

Defenders Day honors the successful defense of Baltimore from British attacks.

It also commemorates the writing of the National Anthem in 1814.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,436 other followers