Morris County History Fair at Canal Day Music & Craft Festival

Morris County History Fair at Canal Day Music & Craft Festival

Aug 24, 2019
Hugh Force Park
180 W. Central Ave., Wharton, NJ 07885
10:00am — 5:00pm
973-989-0237

Event Description

You're Invited to the Morris County History Fair to be held during the Canal Day Music & Craft Festival. The Canal Day Festival is an old time fair that celebrates the Morris Canal now in its 44th year. Come enjoy a free family fun day featuring over 100 unique craft vendors, great food, and educational events. Learn about New Jersey history by taking a Morris Canal guided walking tour, and visit the newly restored Lock 2 East. Experience life on the Canal first hand by traveling down the waterway on a free narrated boat tour or paddling a kayak. Learn about local and exotic wildlife. Experience the art of blacksmithing, visit a revolutionary war encampment, small arms, and canon fire demonstration, Civil War encampment, 16th century village & sword fight demonstration, old west cowboy show, or lay back and enjoy listening to over 10 of New Jersey's best musical performers. End the day with a fantastic fireworks display.

Admission is FREE, Parking $5.