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Celebrate Maryland Day!

3/21/2014, 11:03 a.m.
Celebrate Maryland Day with the Star Spangled Banner!
The Maryland Historical Society recruited experienced stitchers and volunteers to recreate the 30x42 foot Star Spangled Banner flag during the same six-week period that orignal flagmaker Mary Pickersgill did 200 years ago. (Courtesy photo)

— The Maryland Historical Society recruited experienced stitchers and volunteers to recreate the 30x42 foot Star Spangled Banner flag during the same six-week period that orignal flagmaker Mary Pickersgill did 200 years ago.

A procession featuring the recreated Star-Spangled Banner will take place from the Annapolis City Dock to the steps of the State House on Maryland Day, Tuesday, March 25, 2014. The recreated Star-Spangled Banner will be unfurled for the first time at the State House at 12:30 p.m..