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Date:
May 27, 2017
Time:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Address:
1303 Round Swamp Road
Old Bethpage, NY 11804

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MANGANO ANNOUNCES DECORATION DAY CELEBRATION AT OLD BETHPAGE VILLAGE RESTORATION

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Old Bethpage, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced Old Bethpage Village Restoration will commemorate Decoration Day as observed in the 1860’s on Saturday, May 27th and Sunday, May 28th from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. Old Bethpage Village Restoration’s annual celebration offers a look at the region’s past, culminating with the village’s commemoration of Decoration Day, as it was observed in the early years of this holiday. Decoration Day entertainment features a parade and ceremony, historic craft demonstrations, storytelling, and brass band concerts. The ceremony and parade begins at 2:15 p.m. About Old Bethpage Village Restoration: Old Bethpage Village Restoration provides visitors with a unique and wonderful opportunity to step back in time and experience life in a recreated mid-19th Century American village set o