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General Information

FACTS:

Date: May 10, 2014

Hours: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FREE CONCERT at 5:30pm

Location:

Washington Crossing State Park
County Route 546
Titusville, NJ 08560

Suggested Parking Donation $8 per vehicle

Rain or Shine
Check Local Weather

Directions on how to get there

CONTACT:
609-737-0623
http://www.njparksandforests.org/parks/washcros.html

Start Time

Visitor Center
Auditorium
(A)

Main Tent
( C )
East Jersey Theater
( E )
Stone Barn
(G)
West Jersey Theater
(I)
Johnson Ferry House
(H)
Artillery Firings (F) 
River Area
(J)
11:00
19th Century
Baseball Game
Hoboken Nine vs.
Elizabeth
Resolutes
11am - 2pm
(1864 Rules)
VC Field
Phydeaux Flying Flea Circus & Wahoo Medicine Show
ALL DAY
"Meet the Edwards'" Rev. Jonathan and Sarah Edwards will be taking questions and responding, discussing life in the early colony, as president of the College of New Jersey, especially during the Great Awakening; Country Fiddler in the parlor, music and narrative; Dutch cooking outside by Mercy Ingraham; Gardening by indentured servant, spinning wool, quill pen writing; Hymn singing;            "Hands-on"-Water carrying, bean shelling, corn grinding, mattress stuffing
Canal Boat Rides on the Delaware & Raritan Canal and English Hearth Cooking Demonstrations in the Nelson House All Day
11:30
Storytelling-
The Big Battles
in Trenton
Walt Whitman
Revolutionary War
(F)
12:00
NJ Facts & Firsts
Presentation
by
Eve Mande
Alice Paul
Sojourner Truth
Levram
the Great
Benjamin  Franklin
12:30
David Messineo -
Poet of History
Annie Oakley
Practitioners of Musick
George Washington
1:00
NJ History Day
Student
Performances
1pm - 3pm
Thomas Edison
Abraham Lincoln
Jonathan & Sarah Edwards
Molly Pitcher
1:30
10th Anniversary
Flag Raising, Proclamation
Reading &
Cake Cutting
Ceremony
Victorian
Mourning
Customs
Levram
the Great
General William Howe
Revolutionary War
(F)
2:00
Sidesaddle
Demonstration
Visitor Cen. Field
Walt Whitman
Francis
Hopkinson
Francis Hopkinson
2:30
1873 Rules
Baseball
2:30 - 4:30
Alice Paul
Annie Oakley
Practitioners of Musick
Benjamin  Franklin
3:00
NJ Facts & Firsts
Presentation
by
Eve Mandel
David Messineo -
Poet of History
Sojourner Truth
Jonathan &
Sarah
Edwards
George Washington
3:30
Thomas Edison
Victorian
Mourning
Customs
Levram
the Great
Molly Pitcher
Revolutionary War
(F)
4:00
 
Storytelling-
The Big Battles
in Trenton
Abraham Lincoln
Practitioners of Musick
General William Howe
4:30
 
Feu-de-joie
"A Joyful Firing"
Francis Hopkinson

 


 

 

 

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