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June 14, 2006

Flag Day

Fort celebration

Flag Day events run from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, 2400 E. Fort Ave. At 7 p.m., the fort will take part in the nationwide "Pause for the Pledge of Alle giance." Afterward, there will be a band concert of patriotic music, a fly-over by the A-10 Thunderbolt Jets of the Mary land Air National Guard, a cer emonial wreath-laying, a pa rade of state flags and a fire works finale. The event is spon sored by the National Flag Day Foundation. Free; admission to the fort is $5; free for ages 15 and younger. Call 410-962-4290 or visit nps.gov/fomc.

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