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July 2

10 am - 5 pm

Patriot’s Day! World War II Patriotism in Portsmouth

Outside of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard & Lightship Portsmouth

Celebrate American independence 1940’s style! Learn about life on the home front in World War II Portsmouth. Sign up to become a W.A.V.E., fly a target kite, and experience live Swing Music and Swing dancing throughout the afternoon!

Free open-air event! Sponsored by the Friends of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum in collaboration with the Portsmouth Museums.


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