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

Sept. 24

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.

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

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

Oct 29

Bordentown City – 6-9pm - $10
See Downtown Bordentown’s Facebook page for event info.     downtownbordentownnj@gmail.com

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