In honor of Patriot’s Day on Monday, April 17, the City of Medford will host a Patriot’s Day Celebration at the Burial Ground Plaza on Salem Street beginning at 10:30 am.
This is a free family-friendly event with many activities for everyone. All are welcome to attend. Activities will include a reading of the Governor’s Proclamation and the famous poem “The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere”, face painting, Boston-themed food, balloon artists, music from the Medford High School Band, and more.
Attendees will then be invited to greet Paul Revere outside of Gaffey’s Funeral Home on High St. at approximately 12PM. This area of Salem Street and High Street in the Medford Square area will be blocked off during these events. Vehicle traffic will be detoured away from this area. Please plan accordingly. Thank-you.