This State House Ceremony will honor the Pilgrim forefathers and Native people who are immortalized in the historic founding of Plymouth Colony. The General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Pilgrim families, and Wampanoag families will be in attendance. Additional, invited participants include the Governor and State Legislators, Federal Legislators, Representatives of The UK, The Netherlands, The Ancient and Honorables, and more.
The Opening Ceremony of the Plymouth 400 Commemoration will be a two-hour event of historical content, musical headliners, interpretive readings, choreographed movement, original productions, and visual narratives to create a once-in-a-lifetime spectacle. The Plymouth 400 Legacy Time Capsule will be introduced, and the first items will be placed inside by special guests. Honoring the past and celebrating the future, each of the commemoration themes – exploration, innovation, self-governance, religious expression, immigration, and thanksgiving – will be presented in creative ways. Invited participants include state and federal officials, representatives of the UK, The Netherlands, colony partners, and many more.
Debra Catania recently got a call from a British tour operator requesting room reservations at her Plymouth boutique hotel for 2020, the year marking the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims’ Mayflower voyage and the founding of Plymouth Colony. Catania, owner of the John Carver Inn & Spa, told the operator it was too soon, to […]Read More
You may have seen our Plymouth 400 Plates on the roads, and now is the time to order a commemorative plate of your own! Order a plate online or at the RMV, and bring your receipt to the Plymouth 400 Office (134 Court Street, 3rd Floor) to receive a $40 gift card to Sullivan Tire, an […]Read More
The State Pier was the place to be on Aug. 24 as the familiar masts of the Mayflower II were joined by the tall ship HMS Bounty, a small contingent of 18th century British “Redcoats,” and more than a hundred guests who were there to support the Plymouth 400. The event managed to raise more […]Read More