Welcome to the County of Hunterdon's Tricentennial Celebration website. Please visit often as we update this site daily. We are planning many special events, lectures, tours, fundraisers and more. Join us as we celebrate our 300th Year.
If you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 908-788-2030. Our office which is located at 3 Chorister Place in Flemington, NJ (just off of Main Street adjacent to the Flemington Borough Police Department) and is open to the public on Saturdays only from 10am to 2pm.
SOME EVENTS WILL REQUIRE RESERVATIONS, ALTHOUGH MOST ARE FREE. Reservations will be taken on a first come first served basis. Reservation information will be posted 3 to 4 weeks prior to each event.
Up Coming Event Tickets ...See What's Available On-Line or you can pick them up at the Tricentennial Headquarters, located at the Flemington Choir School, 3 Chorister Place, Flemington, NJ 08822
Murals of Hunterdon CoumtyThe 300th Murals by Artist Paul Jennis - Unveling held November 19th at the Hunterdon County Library where they are soon to be hung for Public Viewing.
Tricentennial WreathIn celebration of the holidays, the 300th has contributed a special Tricentennial Wreath to the Red Mill's Festival of Trees being held between November 28 and December 7. Read more about it by click on the photo..
300th Photo ContestWinners Announced! 1st Place Adult - Anne Marie Queeney, "Brothers in Arms" and 1st place Children - Jake Lione, "The Mills from Above" - Exhibt open until November 21st
Sal DeSapio, Member of the Morgan's Riflemendiscussed his uniform at a wonderful lecture on Daniel Morgan in October. Join us for Sal's Final lecture of the year on December 13th as he details Washington's Crossing of the Delaware from Bucks County to Hunterdon County.
Dvoor Farm Tourheld on Sunday, October 29th. View the slideshow photos and find out more about the Dvoor Farm and the Hunterdon Land Trust Alliance.
Hunterdon County Timeline ProjectPresentation and Unveiling of the School Based Timeline Project - September 30th - 5pm at the Historic County Court House, Main Street, Flemington
Anne and Ridley Enslowreceived a standing ovation for the performance of both entertaining and often poignant Civil War period music." The Enslows will be performing Christmas music heard at the time of the Revolutionary War on December 20th.
Teaberry's Tea Shoplocated in Flemington served up an amazing assortment of treats popular during the Civil War period. The 300th will be celebrating both the holidays and the end of our special celebratory year with a special afternoon tea at Teaberry's on December 27th
Super 300th Volunteer Doris Spencerat our sales table at a recent communtiy event - END OF SUMMER SPECIAL: All t-Shirs $5 off until Sold Out. Learn more about it on our Fundraiser's Page
Artist Dan Campanelli signs his limited edition prints BLUE SKIES ; of the historic County Court HouseLimited Edition Prints of Blue Skies
Lost Dairy Farms of Hunterdonand the Breeds of Dairy Cows - Held on June 18th with John Force. In recognition of National Dairy Month, Hunterdon Dairy Farm Historian John Force shared the story of the decline of the Dairy Industry and the Lost Dairy Farms of Hunterdon. John had some of his 100s of antique milk bottles on display. Following John's talk, Retired Dairyman Bernie Beatty spoke on the breeds of Dairy Cows in Hunterdon and the United States. Click on the milk bottles to download a list of the lost dairy farms of Hunterdon County.
Happy Birthday HunterdonSee photos from our Official 300th Birthday Celebration held on Saturday, March 22. Parade, Cake, Fireworks and more...
The First 300 Years...of Hunterdon County, 1714-2014. Published by the Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission for the Hunterdon Tricentennial Committee. This new paperback has chapters from agriculture, to transportation; government to parks. It an important part of your Tricentennial memorabilia as well as Hunterdon book collection! $10 Each.
Photographic Essay Celebrating Hunterdon at the Tricentennial by Walter ChoroszewskiHunterdon in my Heart
Celebrate Our 300thand Join the Hunterdon County Historical Society. Click image for additional information.
Blue Skies Limited Edition Prints Available... CLICK HERE.... or call 908-788-2030 for purchase information
RESERVATION TICKETS WILL SOON BE AVAILABLE FOR EVENTS IN DECEMBER
December 6th: The Dutch Reform Church and the Revolutionary War Lecture and Grave Walk - sorry cancelled December 7th: The Road Along the Rocks: A Walk Down A Revolutionary Road - SESSION 1 (10:45am) and SESSION 2 (12:45pm) December 9th: The History of Flemington Cut Glass December 10th: History of Washington Crossing State Park December 13th: Washington Crosses the Delaware December 17th: Hunterdin in 1776 December 20th: Children's Historical Craft Project - Making Victorain Christmas Ornaments - SESSION 1 (11:30am) and SESSION 2 (1pm) December 20th: History Through Music - A Revolutionary Christmas December 28th: A Victorian Christmas Afternoon Tea - at Teaberry's Tea House, Flemington