Plymouth Rock Foundation, begun in 1970 at the 350th anniversary of the arrival of the Pilgrims, exists to inform Americans to cherish their heritage beginning with the Pilgrim story and to learn of the faith that inspired them to come to Plymouth more than 400 years ago.
PRF will conduct its premiere event called the American Pilgrimage 400 on October 2-6, as well as sponsoring events throughout the year that commemorate the Pilgrim adventure such as The Pilgrim Progress, America’s Hometown Thanksgiving Celebration, and others.
Consulting the PRF website will give details on how to obtain books, materials and attend upcoming events.
– June 27 – as part of Plymouth 400’s Signature Maritime Festival, PRF will sponsor the Pilgrim Progress reenactment of a Pilgrim Church Service.
– August 6, 13, 20, 27, November 25 – PRF will be a sponsor of the Pilgrim Progress reenactment of the Pilgrims going to Church.
– October 2-6 Plymouth Rock Foundation’s premier event – The American Pilgrimage 400 will feature the following: a professional ballet honoring the women and children who came on the Mayflower, a dramatic presentation of why the Pilgrims came, seminars, tours, and an event honoring the landing of the Pilgrims.
– November 19-21 – Plymouth Rock Foundation will again be a sponsor of America’s Hometown Thanksgiving Celebration which will honor the 400th anniversary of Thanksgiving in America with its historic parade, village and events.