Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2013, Rachel Wyatt, will help the nation celebrate its 237th birthday today by participating in the 2013 Independence Day Parade in Washington, D.C.
The parade will begin at 11:45 AM on Constitution Avenue from 7th to 17th Street before a street audience of hundreds of thousands of spectators.
The Parade consists of invited bands, fife and drum corps, floats, military and specialty units, giant balloons, equestrian, drill teams, VIP’s, national dignitaries, and celebrity participants.
The Parade is a major national event which seeks to draw the attention of Americans to the real meaning for the holiday. It is a patriotic, flag-waving, red white and blue celebration of America’s birthday!
The parade is directed by the National Park Service and Diversified Events, LLC, and produced by John Best, President of JM Best Entertainment from Orlando, FL.
- Click here to watch the National Independence Day Parade. Tune in at 11:45 AM Eastern!
Photo credit: Photo by Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization
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About Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Pageant
Miss America’s Outstanding Teen is a scholarship-based program offering accomplished teens the opportunity to be awarded funds for college. The program promotes scholastic achievement, creative accomplishment, healthy living and community involvement for America’s teens. In the past five years, the organization has made available more than $4 million in college scholarships.
For more information, please visit www.maoteen.org
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