Patriots Week Saturday, December 30th

 

11:00 a.m.
FIRST BATTLE REENACTMENT
Old Barracks Museum, 101 Barrack Street
 
Follow the Battle of Trenton from the Battle Monument down Warren Street to Mill Hill Park! Meet up at the Old Barracks Museum to march to the monument with the soldiers. Freewww.barracks.org
 
 
12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
PUPPET SHOW: THE TROUBLE WITH TRENTON
Warren Street Plaza, West Hanover and North Warren Streets
 
A "mini" historical look at some amazing American history presented with marionettes and rod puppets - and lots of help from the audience! The show includes live music, large puppets and props, and plenty of "revolting" action. Free

 

12:30 p.m.
MUSKET DEMONSTRATIONS

Old Barracks Museum, 101 Barrack Street
 
Soldiers of the 17th Regiment of Infantry will drill and fire their muskets on the Parade ground of the Old Barracks Museum. Included in $5 admission with unlimited re-entry. www.barracks.org 

 

1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
HOGMANAY!

1719 William Trent House Museum, 15 Market Street

Celebrate the Scottish New Year at the Trent House! William Trent, founder of the city of Trenton, was an immigrant from Scotland who became a wealthy merchant. We honor his heritage with Hogmanay, the Scottish New Year celebration. Join us for hot mulled cider, Scottish sausage rolls, shortbread, and other light refreshments while listening to bagpipers. Tour the Trent House decorated for the holidays. End your visit by tossing your wishes for 2018 into the bonfire! Free. www.williamtrenthouse.orgfacebook.com/trenthousemuseum
 
  
 
2:00 p.m.
CIVIL WAR FLAG UNVEILING 

New Jersey State Museum, 205 West State Street
 
Enjoy a gallery talk and ceremony unveiling the latest rotation of historic flags from the Civil War Flag Collection, one of the largest collections of its kind in the nation. Admission: Free

 

2:00 p.m.
CAPITAL SINGERS OF TRENTON

The Corner Historic, 1 West State Street
 
Enjoy a selection of choral songs performed by the Capital Singers of Trenton in one of the most historic locations in the city. Free
 
 

3:00 p.m.
SECOND BATTLE REENACTMENT
Mill Hill Park, 165 East Front Street

See the action of the Battle of the Assunpink in Mill Hill Park! Free www.barracks.org

 

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 ALL  EVENTS ARE FREE OF CHARGE UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

 

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