When: Sat., June 23, 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 2012
10:30 am-noon: Reenactment of reading of War Declaration & living history demonstrations, west side grounds of State Capitol, 1 E Edenton St, Raleigh. 1-4 pm: Learn about civilian & military life in 1812 through living history demonstrations, Mordecai Historic Park, 1 Mimosa St, Raleigh. 7-10 pm: Re-creation of a ball held in 1812 to celebrate NC's entry into the war, Raleigh City Museum, 220 Fayetteville St. Presented by Wake Volunteer Guard & NC Bicentennial Company.