Washington's Birthday

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Washington's Birthday

February 19th, 2017
Historic New Bridge Landing
1201-1209 Main St., River Edge, NJ 07661
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Event Description

Dance mistress Denise Piccino and the Tricorne Dancers will give three 45-minute public performances in the Steuben House at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 pm. Ridley & Anne Enslow will provide musical accompaniment on fiddle and hammered dulcimer. Throughout the afternoon, Rodger Yaden will portray General George Washington. Hot cider and crullers will be served in the restored 18th-century tavern in the Campbell-Christie House, where our gift shop is also located. Visitors may also see open-hearth cooking demonstrated in the Out-Kitchen, featuring meal items that General Washington might have eaten during his stay at New Bridge in 1780 and recipes from Martha's cookbook. Re-enactors from the 3rd New Jersey Regiment will demonstrate military life.

Admission: $10 Adult, $7 Children, BCHS Members are free. Free parking is available or take the train on the Pascack Valley line to "New Bridge Landing" train stop. Walk one block north to New Bridge Landing. HNBL is only 7 miles from the GWB.