Upcoming Events

Check back often for info on what's happening in Bordentown, NJ

Along Farnsworth Ave. Sidewalks

Make a dinner reservation and then browse local art, unique gifts, local handcrafted wares, oddities, crystals, and much, much, more…

Rain or Shine

Sponsored by The Downtown Bordentown Association.


Historic Fall Home Tour

Bordentown City – 1-5pm fee $20.00
Sponsored by the Bordentown Historical Society

Come on down to Bordentown on Sunday, September 24th. Have lunch, visit shops and take a self-guided tour of private homes, historic sites and places of interest throughout our wonderful city. Tickets are $20 and available at Shoppe 202 , Artful Deposit, or at the Friends Meeting House (which is open the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month from 12-4 PM or the day of the tour from 12-4PM). Restaurant row on Farnsworth Ave. will be offering 10% Off discounts to tour ticket holders! Includes town favorites --- The Vault, Jester's Cafe, Under The Moon Cafe, Marcellos, Vincent's Ice Cream, and Properly Fueled! Hope to see you there!

If you have questions, call Chuck at 609-744-8514 or visit www.BordentownHistory.org.

28th Annual Cranberry Fest

Farnsworth Ave. 11-5 – Free
Juried Arts & Craft Show & Sale
One of largest in New Jersey
Live music, Kid Zone, Featuring the fine eats from the Bordentown City restaurants.

Downtown Bordentown Association sponsored event

Ghost Investigation

Ghost Investigation

Friday, October 13

Riverfview Studios
End of Farnsworth Ave.
Fee- $45.00

Want something fun and exciting to do on Friday the 13th?? Join us for a night of ghost investigating! This location offers everything a ghost hunter would want! History and spirits from 1888!The Riverview Studio in Bordentown is located on the river and has plenty of space for investigators. We will have equipment and trained investigators to help those who have not investigated before.

Space is limited to 30 people!!Please call 609-733-3699 to reserve your space.

The proceeds will help both the DBA and Riverview Studio. Riverview Studio has a scholarship fund to help girls go to college and are trying to raise funds for them.

Sponsered by the Downtown Bordentown Association

10am-2pm - Fee $5.00
Carslake Community Center
207 Crosswalks St.

Floating Art of the Delaware
Presented by Allen Linkchorst- contributing writer Decoy Magazine
and William M. Ethington

For inquiries contact Allen Linkchorst - 609-883-5883

Sponsored by The Bordentown Historical Society

Bordentown Carvers

Bordentown Carvers

Satuday, October 14th


Riverfest 2017

October 21

Hope Hose Humane Co. No. 1 in partnership with Marcello's Restaurant is throwing the biggest party in 250 years!

With over 10,000 guests attending last year, this year promises to be bigger and better as we celebrate our 250th Birthday. We can’t wait to celebrate with you!

For those of you who haven’t been to our party on the beach before…. RiverFest is a family friendly event... It’s a four acre beer garden with over 12 beers on tap and wine too, over 15 restaurants, live bands all day, over 24 unique vendors and a free kids area with bounce attractions, magicians and face painters.
We have everthing there you may need, from on site restrooms, free parking and shuttle services from three offsite locations, ATM machines, and over 3600 square foot of tents to relax under.

Phone: 609-298-0450

Bordentown City Ghost Walk

Historic Spooky Bordentown City
Adults-$10, Children 8 and under- $6
Join us for Bordentown's Historic Haunted Walking Tours!

We have added several dates this year for your convenience. 

If you are ready for a good scare join the tour on Oct 21st for some added fun. Each tour will be an hour long so dress in comfy shoes and be prepared if there is rains.

Dates are Oct 20, 21, 27, 28, and 29 running from 6 pm to 9 pm
$10 for adults and $6 for children 8 and under
Meet up location will beat:
On Angel's Wings 203 Farnsworth Ave Bordentown NJ

Tours are rain or shine and nonrefundable
For tickets call 609-733-3699

Sponsored by The Downtown Bordentown Association.

47th Annual Halloween Parade of Bordentown City

Oct 29

Farnsworth Ave. – 2pm – Free
Sponsored by Consolidated Fire Company

Bordentown Turkey Trot -5k Run/Walk


This 5k run/walk supports funding for the fireworks in Bordentown Twp.

Start of the Old City Hall Holiday Train Show

Nov 24-26

Train displays are located throughout Old City Hall

Shop Small Saturday

Nov 25

Farnsworth Ave, 11am-6pm
American Express Sponsored - Support your Local Businesses
Lots of Holiday Deals

Annual Tree Lighting

Nov 25

Crosswicks & Farnsworth Ave. 5pm – Free
Join us for the annual tree lighting to kick off the holiday season in
Bordentown City. Enjoy song, Santa, and hot chocolate

Annual Holiday Chocolate Walk

Dec 1

Farnsworth Ave. 6-9pm, $5.00 fee
Enjoy chocolate treats in every variety as you stroll through the downtown
businesses and get your passport stamped for a chance to win.

Annual Valentine’s Day Chocolate Walk

Feb 9, 2018

Farnsworth Ave. 6-9pm, $5.00 fee
Enjoy chocolate treats in every variety as you and your sweetie stroll through the downtown businesses and get your passport stamped for a chance to win.

Historic Bordentown City Restaurant Week

March 25 -30, 2018

Enjoy all that Bordentown City’s restaurants have to offer at prix fixe.
Casual and Fine dining.
Various venues and menus.
Reservations strongly recommended.

2nd Annual Spring into Bordentown City

May 12, 2018

Farnsworth Ave - 10am - 5pm - Free
Featuring Maker's Fair for Artisans of Historic Bordentown City.

41st Annual Street Fair

May 19 -20, 2018

Farnsworth Ave.
Crafters, food, music & fun for the entire family
www.nbrchamber.org info@nbrchamber.org

History in Bloom

June 23, 2018

Rain Date  SUNDAY JUNE 24.
Fee- $15.00
Annual Historical Garden Tour

 "So come, and slowly we will walk through green gardens
and marvel at this strange and sweet world"
                                                        Sylvia Plath
Self Guided Tour of Bordentown City Gardens & Parks
Tickets will be available the day of at:
The Friends Meeting House (302 Farnsworh Ave.)

Sponsored by the Bordentown Historical Society
Contact Bonnie at 609-324-1051