Here is the list of all the Tax Day Tea Parties in the great State of Delaware:
- Georgetown: The Circle, 12:00 – 2:00 PM
- Dover: Legislative Mall on the Green, 4:00 – 6:00 PM
- Middletown: Middletown Town Square, 4:00 – 6:00 PM
- Wilmington: The Riverfront, 4:00 – 6:30 PM
- Laurel: Janosik Park, 4:00 – 7:00 PM
If I get any updates, I will post them as soon as possible.
Several folks have asked this question: where will Laurel’s Number One blogger be attending? As it stands right now, I will probably only attend the Laurel Tax Day Tea Party. Hope I can see you there!
Outraged Richard has a list of Maryland’s Tea Parties on his blog, particularly highlighting the party in downtown Salisbury.
UPDATE: Here’s the latest from Chris Shirey, state coordinator:
Wilmington – The Riverfront – 4-6:30p
The Wilmington Tea Party will start with the Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer, and National Anthem. There will be several speakers, kids programs, voter registration, and the food drive. They will also have a symbolic tea tossing in the river and will have a toilet toss to collect change with proceeds going to the Food Banks of Delaware.
Special requests: Bring canopies and umbrellas. Come rain or shine!
Middletown – Town Square (the Four Corners) 4-6p
The Middletown Tea Party will start with the Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer (by Wounded wingtip) They will feature the Congressional Petition, and read from the PIG BOOK! HOW Representatives in Washington will spend
YOUR MONEY! We will end with a Prayer.
Special requests: Needed a producer for the camera to record the event. We need READERS for pig book
Dover – Legislative Mall, on The Green – 4-6p
The Dover Tea Party will start off with a flag presentation by the Boy Scouts, who are also providing tents and traps. The will also have the National Anthem, prayer, and Pledge of Allegiance. They will have a couple of speakers. They would like to point out the Legislative Mall has restrictions against tents. Umbrellas might be helpful
Special requests: Pray for Sunshine
Georgetown – on The Circle – noon to 2p
The Georgetown Tea Party will be starting off with the Star Spangle Banner, Pledge of Allegiance, and prayer. They will have several speakers, a reading of the Bill of Rights, and music, They will feature a letter correspondence with a citizen.
Special request: They need a video camera to film the event.
Laurel – Janosik Park – 4-7p
The Laurel Tea Party will start with a blessing and the Pledge of Allegiance. We will have several speakers, music, and a kids program. We will then be turning the microphone over to you. This is a day for the people to speak. We are still making final arrangements so the rest will have to be a surprise. We where unable to find someone to provide food. You are permitted to bring a grill or the Georgia House Restaurant is right across the street and will prepare take out for us. Food Donations from Laurel will be given to the Good Samaritan Food Panty. We have a tent that will be set up to provide protection from the rain.
Special request: Bring your neighbor.
Please remember the food drive, to bring your signs, pray for sun, pack an umbrellas, and bring your voice to add to ours.
Delaware Tea Party