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Celebrate George Washington’s Birthday with Mount Vernon
February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
We have partnered with Mount Vernon to offer you free access to their virtual party on February 22nd at 7 pm for George Washingtons’ 290th birthday.
Americans from across the country will gather in the comfort of their own homes to salute George Washington: A Man of Firsts, with an online program featuring:
· Historians Joseph J. Ellis and Nathaniel Philbrick discussing why Washington matters today,
· A first look at the film for the upcoming museum exhibition Mount Vernon: American Icon,
· A birthday auction supporting Mount Vernon,
· A classical music concert on the piazza,
· A spectacular fireworks show over the Potomac,
· A birthday toast delivered to General Washington.
Register here in advance and we will send you the online link to join the celebration for free.
You can also register to visit Mount Vernon for their in-person festivities of the day for free or join the online event for a donation at https://www.mountvernon.org/…/virtual-birthday…/.