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3rd Annual Middlesex County History Day
Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Middlesex County Office of Culture and Heritage will hold its third annual History Day on Sunday, May 21, 2017, from 10:00am to 4:00pm at East Jersey Old Town Village, located in Johnson Park in Piscataway.
History Day is a FREE site-wide open house featuring family-fun activities for all ages and vintage children’s games and crafts.
Join us for historic craft demonstrations throughout the buildings and grounds, carriage rides in the park, period music, vintage children’s games & crafts and a presentation by the American Historical Theatre.
Visit East Jersey Old Town Village, a gateway site to the Crossroads of the American Revolution, where 14 historic buildings were relocated and renovated for use as a village devoted to New Jersey’s rich heritage.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
All Day Historical Craft Demonstrations
Opening Day of the Restored Runyon Barn
18th Century Music & Strolling Musicians
Vintage Children’s Games and Crafts
History Exhibitor Tent
11am, 1pm & 3pm Performances in the Indian Queen Tavern
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, The Legacy of Historic Preservation produced by the American Historical Theatre
12pm & 2pm
James Reams & the Barnstormers, Old-School Bluegrass
12 – 4pm
Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides through Johnson Park
1 – 4pm
Antique Appraisals by Alan G. Snyder (Limit 2 items per person.)