Historic Soldiers Weekend Returns for our 15th Year!
September 28-29th 2019
Fort Mott, Pennsville NJ
Historic Soldiers Weekend is a historical encampment, featuring re-enactors and their equipment from every American conflict, spanning the French & Indian War to the Vietnam War. In some instances, both sides of the conflicts will be present, such as the Revolutionary War loyalists and “redcoats”, Civil War confederate units, and WWII German infantry units. The re-enactment units will be camping out for the weekend at Historic Fort Mott, living as their ancestors did.
Journey back in time to give yourself and your children, students and guests a chance to see, hear and touch real history through the life of a typical soldier during the French & Indian War, Civil, World Wars and beyond.
Date & Time: September 28, 2019 from 10am – 3pm
Location: Pennsville Historical Society & Museum – 86 Church Landing Road, Pennsville, NJ, 08070
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 3 PM – 9 PM
Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Route 40, Woodstown, New Jersey 08098
This fall festival is Meals on Wheels’ largest fundraising event of the year. The event features more than 60 giant pumpkins which volunteers, both professional and amateur, carve into works of art for the public to enjoy, and vote on the winners. Contests, pony & hayrides, food trucks and much, much more for you to explore at this Best of Salem County Event!
Dates & Time: October 11,12,18,19,25 & 26, 2019 from 8-11 pm.
Location: Parvin State Park – 789 Parvins Mill Rd, Elmer, NJ 08318-4009
The hayride will start at Thundergust Picnic Area and will drop you off for a short walk through the woods and back to the staff by haywagon.
All this for just $5 per person. Volunteers are needed to help with the event.
Travel with us to 1795 and enjoy our directors ingenious tale of the dark October nights of Tarrytown. Katrina, looking for romance and marriage has engaged herself with perhaps the wrong man? Gretchen, her sister has just the idea to handle Mr. Ichabod Crane. And who or what is that in the woods? Did you see his face? NO! There was no head! But still somehow a man on a horse. Come, laugh, wonder, feel the chills that only The Legend of Sleepy Hollow will accord.
Tickets available September 1, 2019