Miami-Dade County

Constitution Day 2014 at MDC’s Freedom Tower

Constitution Day 2014 at MDC’s Freedom TowerWednesday, September 17, 5:30pm-7:30pm – Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami

Miami Dade College (MDC) will commemorate the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution at its National Historic Landmark Freedom Tower in downtown Miami. College President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón will deliver opening remarks in the fitting, iconic venue. Celebrities, judges, elected officials, attorneys, war veterans, and other prominent community and business leaders will read sections of the Constitution in celebration of the third annual Constitution Day Miami 2014. Constitution Day (or Citizenship Day) is a federal observance recognizing the country’s citizens, as well as the day the U.S. Constitutional Convention signed the Constitution in 1787. It also honors the rights and liberties granted and protected by the nation’s supreme law. This event is made possible with the generous support of Higer, Lichtner & Givner.