A few hours later, nearly half the crew took part in a Bunker Hill Day
commemoration in Charlestown, Mass.
Patriots Day and Bunker Hill Day became staples of the holiday schedules for both Boston teams, typically alternating each year between the two teams.
Boston teams continued separate-admission twin bills for the unique Boston holidays of Bunker Hill Day and Patriots Day, which were last scheduled during the 1949 and 1955 seasons, respectively.
Bunker Hill Day - also known as a good day to hit the beach - commemorates the June 17, 1775, Battle of Bunker Hill.
As paid days off, Evacuation Day and Bunker Hill Day celebrate important moments in Massachusetts history in name only.
A handful might have even cracked open a history book while they kicked back on the couch or at the beach for Bunker Hill Day
BOSTON - There was something different about yesterday's celebration of Bunker Hill Day
in Suffolk County.
House, on a 78-78 tie vote, rejected a Republican-sponsored amendment that would have abolished the Suffolk County legal holidays of Evacuation Day (March 17) and Bunker Hill Day
Require state employees to work on Evacuation Day and Bunker Hill Day