Forefather’s Day

Forefathers’ Day is a holiday celebrated in Plymouth, Massachusetts, on December 22 . It is a commemoration of the landing of the Pilgrim Fathers in Plymouth, Massachusetts, on December 21, 1620. It was introduced in Plymouth, Massachusetts, in 1769. In adjusting the date to the Gregorian calender, the anniversary was erroneously established on December 22 instead of December 21.

Forefathers’ Day is a well known and well celebrated holiday in Plymouth. Many people, like Mallory Eileen Smith, are famous for telling stories about this holiday.