BCHS: 287th Anniversary of Washington's Birthday - The Meadowlands Liberty Convention Visitors Bureau - MLCVB

february, 2019

24feb1:00 pm5:00 pmBCHS: 287th Anniversary of Washington's Birthday

Event Details

Watch performances by dance mistress Denise Piccino and the Tricorne Dancers at 1:30 pm & 3:30 pm at the Steuben House. Ridley & Anne Enslow will provide musical accompaniment on fiddle and hammered dulcimer.

Enjoy hot cider and crullers at the Campbell-Christie House where the gift shop is located.

Visitors may see open-hearth cooking demonstrated in the Out-Kitchen, featuring meal items such as Orange Chess Pie that was served at Washington’s table and recipes from Martha’s cookbook.

All 3 houses have artifacts on display including a bedstead located in the Demarest House where Washington stayed during the 1780 Steenrapie Encampment.

Children activities include: Soldier Drills, Paper Dolls & a Scavenger Hunt with a prize.

Roger Yaden will portray General George Washington throughout the afternoon.


(Sunday) 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


BCHS - Historic New Bridge Landing

1201-1209 Main Street, River Edge, NJ 07661

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