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DON PEDRO MENÉNDEZ DE AVILÉS AND THE FOUNDING OF ST. AUGUSTINE

St. Augustine
 
Statewide Events

All Day Event

September 8, 2012
St. Augustine, Florida

The 447th anniversary of the founding of the city of St. Augustine will be commemorated on Saturday, September 8, 2012, in St. Augustine, Florida. Hosted by Mission Nombre de Dios and Florida Living History, Inc., this heritage Event will feature:

• the historical re-enactment of Admiral Don Pedro Menéndez de Avilés’ landing in 1565;
• a Grand Procession following the Mass of Thanksgiving;
• a lecture on the founding of St. Augustine by Dr. Timothy J. Johnson will follow the Mass and Procession.

For further information, please contact” info@floridalivinghistory.org”:http://www.example.com/ or (toll-free) 1-877-FLA-HIST (1-877-352-4478).