Gilbert Hosts Largest Constitution Week Celebration in the Nation

Gilbert’s Constitution Week is recognized as the largest celebration of the Constitution in the nation. This year, the celebration will include a variety of activities between Sept. 17 and 23.

The main event, the Constitution Fair, will be held at the Plaza / Town Square in Gilbert, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Sept. 21. The Fair will feature international recording artist David Osmond, along with food, fun, community booths, kid zone, fireworks, military fly-overs, paratroopers, informative displays and other musical acts from the Gilbert area.

            The weeklong celebration will include a Treasure Quest, Boy Scout merit badge clinics and student art and essay contest, as well as an adult fine art competition with a patriotic theme. On Thurs., Sept. 19, “One Nation Under God” will bring together spiritual leaders from across the country from many denominational backgrounds for an inspirational evening.

            For details about each of the events and to learn how to get involved, visit http://www.constitutionweekusa.com/

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