Memorial Day Parade and Events at Princeton Battlefield, and the Princeton Battle Monument on Monument Drive

Saturday, May 27, 2017  From 10am to 7pm

  • 10am to 11am Nassau Street Parade
  • 11am Ceremony at the Princeton Battle Monument, Monument Dr. Princeton
  • 12pm to 4pm - Living history program at the Princeton Battlefield State Park 500 Mercer Street, Princeton, NJ 08540
  • 6pm - History of the Princeton Battle Monument
  • 7pm - Luminaries at the Princeton Battle Monument Park

Free, Donations welcome

Then, at the Battlefield at 12pm, join the 2nd PA Regt for Living History Programs and Historical Interpretation of the Battle of Princeton

  • Continental Musket Drills
  • Living History Cooking and Encampment Demonstrations
  • Young patriots, ages 6 to 12, will drill and march like Continental soldiers.
  • The demonstration and firing of reproduction colonial era muskets
  • Tours, and historic interpretations of the Battle of Princeton at 1pm and 3pm

At 6pm, at the Princeton Battle Monument on Monument Drive in Princeton, there will be a 30 minute talk on the events that took place in Princeton during the Ten Crucial Days Campaign, and on the history of the Princeton Battle Monument.

At 7pm, luminaries will be place at Princeton Battle Monument Park commemorating the soldiers that fought, and died, at the January 3rd, 1777 Battle of Princeton

For more information, contact, or call 609-389-5657

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