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National History Day California

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National History Day California


Riverside Convention Center

Start Date/Time

4/27/2012 9:00 AM

End Date/Time

4/27/2012 10:00 PM

Type of Event

Special Events


Riverside Convention and Visitors Bureau,



National History Day California competition for elementary, middle, and high school students. Competition takes place Friday and Saturday at the Convention Center. Public viewing of exhibits from 8 pm to 10 pm on Friday. Variety of activities for students, some of which will be open to the public.

Cost: Free

Riverside Convention and Visitors Bureau,


History themed free public activities to support National History Day California competition.  Sons of the America Revolution historical reenactments including march down Main Street from 5th at 1:30 pm and 3:15 pm.  Cannon volleys at 2 pm and 3:45 pm at Main by University with speech by George Washington following.  Yesteryears dancers performing at 1:15 pm, 2:30 pm, and 4 pm on Main near 6th.  Free public activities also include presentation by Martin Dugard, Author of 'Killing Lincoln', at 6:30 pm on Convention Center Plaza and showing of movie, ‘Captain America’, at north end of the Convention Center Plaza around 7:30 pm (depending on sunset).  Full schedule available at   For more information, contact Janice Penner at 951-781-7339.


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