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Starting September 4, 2019

"The greatness of a culture can be found in its festivals." - Siddharth Katragadda, writer, filmmaker, artist and poet of Indian origin

A country fair, a film fest, and the every-popular Victorian Days (look for our Explore Warren tent!) are just a few of the offerings this first weekend after Labor Day (put away those white shoes!) plus there are lots of "Plan Ahead" events where you'll want to make sure you line up tickets now. So read on, and Happy Wanderings!

This Week: 

Corn Maze Preview Days

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 -
11:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, September 5, 2019 -
11:00am to 6:00pm
Friday, September 6, 2019 -
11:00am to 6:00pm
Each year, the farm has a military-themed corn maze, and this year's 7-acre version depicts the workhorse of the Vietnam War, the Bell UH-1 Iroquois helicopter, better known as the Huey.  The farm has a special connection to the Huey - learn more in this YouTube video - and the corn maze is open Wednesday through Friday for Preview Days, where admission is by a donation that goes to charity assisting homeless veterans. Then Saturday and Sunday the maze officially opens with Bring Your Hero Days, where any youth ages 12 & under can bring their police officer, EMT or firefighter family member for free, with their own paid admission. (All Veterans are always free, so a youth accompanying a veteran will get in free!)

Wednesday Bike Night at Tramontin

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Live entertainment by Rated R, great food from Chefs Enterprises, LLC, free cigars by Northwest Jersey Harley Owners Group #2906 and a family fun night.

Live Music at Luigi's Rancho: Guitarist Walt Bibinger

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Jazz guitarist extraordinaire Walt Bibinger plays standards and surprises. He'll be at the Delaware Water Gap COTA festival this weekend, catch him now up close! Enjoy great music with great food in a great setting. No cover or minimum.

The Other Lovers Band at Lopatcong Music in the Park

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm
The Other Lovers Band will play at 7pm. Funding has been made possible, in part, by the Warren County Cultural and Heritage Division of Land Preservation.

Self Care Day Retreat with Mary at Orchard View Lavender Farm

Friday, September 6, 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Join Mary Moses, E-RYT, and owner of Awakening Point Yoga Studio (soon to be Awakening Point Wellness), for a day of yoga, massage and communing with nature at the beautiful Orchard View Lavender Farm in Port Murray.

Fridays under the Arbor at Alba Vineyard: Whitey McVickers

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 6:00pm
Unwind from the week and relax under the arbor enjoying great wine, food, and music.

Live Music at Brook Hollow: Turngren & Young and $5 Stroganoff

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 6:00pm
Come enjoy free live music with family, friends, and delicious wines! Friday Night Deal is is stroganoff for $5.

2nd Annual Allamuchy Country Fair

Friday, September 6, 2019 -
6:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
12:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm
The “Old Country Fair” feeling comes back to the Waterloo Concert Fields on Waterloo Road! Rides, entertainment, magic and reptile shows, contests, Corn Hole Tournament, music, vendors, Food Court, Beer Garden and more! On Saturday night The Nerds will be playing, followd by fireworks.

Victorian Days Coltillion

Friday, September 6, 2019 -
8:00pm to 11:00pm
Kick off Victorian Days weekend by dressing in your best Victorian attire (not required but highly recommended) and join in an elegant evening in historic Belvidere! A caller will guide us through 19th-century Victorian dances, and beverages and snacks will be served. $20/ticket in advance when purchased online; $25 on day of event at door.

Mosey Beat at Rock Creek Tavern

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 8:00pm
Mosey Beat is excited to bring the heat to the Rock Creek Tavern for the first time! Come get your dose of the beat and grab some drinks! 

Sick Star Nation at Draught House

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 9:00pm
High energy pop, rock cover band! Music starts at 9pm, 21+ event, first come first serve!

Victorian Days

Saturday, September 7, 2019 to Sunday, September 8, 2019
Step back into yesteryear as the Warren County seat holds its 30th Victorian Days celebration on and around the town green, with live entertainment, an antique and classic car show, a kids zone, artisan vendors, an auction, two Civil War encampments with living historians, an authors’ grove, historic and educational presentations and demonstrations, all for free, plus delicious food, ticketed house tours, porch teas, cemetery tours, and ghost tours, $5 horse & carriage rides, and so much more.

Volunteer Day

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
Help the Ridge and Valley Conservancy stewards with a variety of tasks such as trail clearing and invasive plant removal. Tools will be provided.

Herb Vinegars, Oils, and Pesto at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
With the garden at its peak and an abundance of herbs – it’s time to harvest; come learn the basics on how to make your own herbal condiments.

Going Native

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Tour a private residence in Hardwick where habitat restoration began in 2008.

Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Join the Musconetcong Watershed Association as we host our 2nd Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour! This year's festival will feature films highlighting the importance of rivers, the science of agriculture, and pollinators in nature. Reserve your tickets now!

Music & Wine at Four Sisters Winery: Rich Goldberg

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
12:30pm to 5:00pm
Come out and enjoy the beautiful view and live music on the deck with Richie G "Rich Goldberg". Rich Goldberg is a one man band, singing and playing the piano.

Fun Fall Container Workshop at Donaldson Greenhouse & Nursery

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 1:00pm
We will be creating planters filled with the beauty of autumn to grace your walkways, patios and entrances.

Alba Vineyard Music under the Arbor: The VooDUDES Unplugged

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
1:30pm to 5:00pm
The band's sound comes from their love of American Roots music from the Gulf Coast: Blues, Rock, Country, Zydeco and R&B grooves are guaranteed to make hands clap and feet stomp.

Live Music at Brook Hollow Winery - Late Night Kennel Club

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Enjoy listening to Late Night Kennel Club. Wine is available for purchase by the glass or bottle.

Music at Milagro: Dave Read

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Pack a lunch, bring food to grill, carry a lawn chair or blanket, or grab a table and chair under the pergola to enjoy the Music at Milagro series. 
 

The Black Cross Band at Rock Creek Tavern

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
The Black Cross Band offers a Southern Rock 'n' Roll twist to Rock Creek Tavern.

Fall Yoga at White Lake

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 8:30amSunday, September 15, 2019 - 8:30amSunday, September 22, 2019 - 8:30amSunday, September 29, 2019 - 8:30am
Join certified Yoga Teacher Kate McGuiness for a one hour, all levels Hatha Yoga class. All levels of experience are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing, bring water and a yoga mat. 

Music on the Deck at Four Sisters Winery: Bill Ihling

Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
12:00pm to 4:30pm
Bill Ihling, a solo singer/guitarist, turns loose his "inner troubadour” with a performance that features a wide variety of tunes from the Americana '60s-'70s singer-songwriter, old school country, and more.

Warren History Museums Open

Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Warren County's two museums at Morris Canal sites are both open for the afternoon. Journey underground on a guided tour through the 165-foot tailrace tunnel into the turbine chamber, check ou new animation depicting how Plane 9 worked, and see other canal artifacts in the museum. Meanwhile, the Warren Heritage Museum at Bread Bread Lock Park also is open, featuring displays that interpret history along the Warren Heritage Scenic Byway. Shippen Manor, the restored 18th century iron master’s mansion, is located 1/4 mile west of the Route 31/Wall Street intersection in Oxford, on Belvidere Avenue.

Alba Vineyard's Music Under the Arbor: Frank DiBussolo

Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Frank DiBussolo is a renowned, master jazz guitarist, composer, arranger and band leader.

Stan and Elise at Brook Hollow Winery

Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm
A popular local duo, Stan & Elise return to Brook Hollow to perform a mix of classic '60s tunes, contemporary favorites and jazz standards. 
 

Hike with Watson the Dog at White Lake

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 2:00pm
Join Watson for a tour of the White Lake trails. Enjoy White Lake from a new - and lower - perspective as Watson points out some of his favorite spots to fellow canines and their human companions.
Continuing: 

United Astronomy Clubs of New Jersey Presents: What's Up in the September Sky?

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
A free astronomy talk followed by night sky viewing, weather permitting. Bring your interest and an open mind to be amazed at the sights in our night sky!

Washington Farmers Market

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00amSaturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00am
The Farmers’ Market offers quality fruits and vegetables as well as specialty items with special events throughout the season. The weekly farmers’ market takes place every Saturday through the end of October, from 10am-2pm. This week it's Health and Wellness. Join us for free demonstrations: Qigong and Tai Chi with Stan Cohen at 10:30 and 11am, Honor Yoga with Michele Beha at 12pm, and Esoteric Jiu Jitsu at 12:30pm. Food tasting, recipes and activities with Carla Sopko, Registered Dietitian, Shoprite of Washington.
Community Corner: 

Fundraiser with Trains and Fire Trucks

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Support your local fire department by coming on a train ride to Susquehanna Mining. Activities include touch a fire truck, explore a corn maze, meet real firemen, vote on the best truck and more!

15th Annual Warren County Patriot Day Ceremony

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 2:00pm
Warren County conducts its annual Patriot Day observance, honoring all victims and residents of Warren County who perished in the Terrorist Attacks of 9/11/01 as well as Warren County Emergency Service personnel who have died in the line of duty.
Plan Ahead: 

Jason Fest w/ Ari Lehman and Special Guests

Thursday, September 12, 2019 -
5:00pm to 11:45pm
THREE Jason Voorhees Actors! ONE Location! Celebrate Friday the 13th Eve with Ari Lehman, C.J. Graham Jason VI, and Jason Brooks at Hunter's Lodge. Meet and greets, food and drink, a showing of the film, a rock concert with Ari Lehman and the First Jason band, a campfire and more. Advance tickets only, ending Sept. 6!

Gentle Stretch and Meditate at White Lake

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 6:30pmThursday, September 12, 2019 - 6:30pmThursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:30pm
Need to do some stretching? Then, join yoga teacher Kate McGuinness for gentle stretching exercises and meditation at White Lake.

Autumn Planter Workshop at Flowerland Growers

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 10:00am to Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 3:00pm
Welcome in the fall season with a handmade Autumn Planter. Choose from fall mums, millet, coleus, ornamental peppers, pansies, celosia and many other seasonal annuals.

Friday the 13th Blairstown Museum Grand Opening

Friday, September 13, 2019 -
11:00am to 10:00pm
Come celebrate the new FRIDAY THE 13TH MUSEUM! They will have an Official Ribbon Slashing Ceremony at 11am, and the doors will open soon afterwards.

"Vengeance" Movie Premiere Experience

Friday, September 13, 2019 -
12:00pm to 10:00pm
The Blairstown Museum proudly presents the premiere of Friday the 13th Vengeance at Roy's Hall! Choose from two amazing and convenient show times!

Friday the 13th The Original Movie at Roy's Hall

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:00pmFriday, September 13, 2019 - 6:00pmFriday, September 13, 2019 - 10:00pm
In 1979 filmmaker Sean S. Cunningham chose the area in and around scenic Blairstown as the location to film his low budget horror flick. When the movie debuted on May 9, 1980 it started a genre of filmmaking that has remained popular ever since. Celebrate this cult classic with screenings at Roy's Hall, which makes a cameo appearence in the movie.

Jazz Summer Series at Rutherfurd Hall: The David Leonhardt Trio with Nancy Reed

Friday, September 13, 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
A jazz pianist, composer, and a highly skilled and versatile artist. His professional experience includes T.V., radio, concerts, festivals, night clubs & stage shows. 

Free Paper Shredding Service for Warren County Residents

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
8:00am to 11:00am
Warren County's semiannual Paper Shredding event is a free service to Warren County residents (not for businesses, and proof of residency required).

Seed Saving Workshop at CSG and Genesis Farm

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
Join us for a seed saving workshop where you will spend the time collecting seed from the field for use in the 2020 season, processing kale seed, and tomato seed to name a few.

“The Occasional Nature Warrior” at MWA

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 4:00pm
Wilderness survival skills can be relevant to anyone visiting New Jersey’s local parks and preserves. Campers will get useful suburban survival information like the common plant that treats a bee sting or how to keep calm when you think you’re lost. 

Forest Walk Meditation at White Lake

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 9:30am
Do you need some time to relax? Join yoga teacher Kate McGuinness for a 30-minute meditation walk through the forest and learn the basics of walking meditation. Free to all.

Fall Nature Walk at White Lake

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
As the growing season winds down, nature saves some of her most beautiful wildflowers for last, Monarchs and many birds are departing for points south, and other butterflies and insects are still busy living their brief, colorful lives to the full. Join RVC Trustee Sharon Wander and her husband, Wade, to see all the nature that’s still happening at White Lake. 

Agripalooza and Tractorcade at VanNest-Hoff-Vannatta Farmstead

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
10:00am to 3:00pm
The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Warren County will be holding their Agripalooza/Tractorcade at the Van Nest-Hoff-Vannatta Farmstead.

Women’s Health & Reproductive Years at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
By gaining an understanding of the reproductive cycle we are able to nourish and support ourselves through both the reproductive and peri-menopausal years.

Festival in the Borough

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
11:00am to 10:00pm
Northwest Jersey's largest street and music festival is back in Downtown Washington, with live music, vendors, kids fun area, food, beer garden, and more! 

Herbal Water Therapy

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Join Kerry Adams, a practicing herbalist for 45 years, as she covers techniques for using botanical water therapies to prevent and treat illness at home.

Moonlight Paddle at White Lake

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 7:00pm
Join us for a moonlight paddle under the Harvest Moon on the placid waters of White Lake. The park will remain open during these hours for other park activities.

Pousette-Dart Band at Roy's Hall

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 8:00pm
One of the nearly forgotten heroes of the northeastern folk rock scene, once so prevalent in the late ‘70s and early ‘80s, Jon Pousette-Dart mined the same musical environs as America, Poco, Crosby Stills & Nash, Orleans and other college campus favorites of that once gilded era. Jon Pousette-Dart possesses a gilded tenor and a smooth hand on the guitar. Get tickets now!

Herbal Tea Party at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Sunday, September 15, 2019 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Join Patrick of Well-Sweep Herb Farm for a delicious afternoon tea. Enjoy samples of his favorite fresh-cut herbal teas, from common to unusual, as he lectures on their health benefits and lore.

Murder Mystery at Four Sisters Winery

Sunday, September 15, 2019 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm
The murders continue at Four Sisters Winery! An unraveling plot, a victim, a murderer, and a cast of characters -including detectives - are selected and the mayhem begins.

Hackettstown BID's Autumn Lamplight Dinner

Monday, September 16, 2019 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Dine under the a starlit sky and dine on a variety of refined menu offerings from diverse restaurants while enjoying classic funk, rock, soul and blues from the band Captains of Leisure. Reserve now!

Music at the Lodge Hosted by Musconetcong Watershed Association

Friday, September 20, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Listen to The Coyotes as they play an assortment of country, rock, blues, folk and jazz covers and originals. This event is outside, so please plan to bring your own chair.

Darlene Love at Centenary Stage Co. Curtain Up! Season Opener

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 8:00pm
The 2019-20 season kicks off with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Darlene Love, the voice that helped launch a hundred hits, headlining CSC’s annual, celebratory “Curtain Up!” gala. She's known for chart-topping hits like "He’s a Rebel", "(Today I Met) the Boy I’m Gonna Marry", "He’s Sure the Boy I Love" and "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)". Get your tickets now before they're gone!

Hope Township's 250th Anniversary

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:00pm
Celebrate Hope! Hope Township is an amazing place, with incredible people and a long history. Help celebrate that history with a weekend of festivities, including a kick-off dinner on Friday evening; a parade, walking tours and picnic on Saturday; and a few ceremonies on Sunday.

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This Week: 

Corn Maze Preview Days

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 -
11:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, September 5, 2019 -
11:00am to 6:00pm
Friday, September 6, 2019 -
11:00am to 6:00pm

Each year, the farm has a military-themed corn maze, and this year's 7-acre version depicts the workhorse of the Vietnam War, the Bell UH-1 Iroquois helicopter, better known as the Huey.  The farm has a special connection to the Huey - learn more in this YouTube video - and the corn maze is open Wednesday through Friday for Preview Days, where admission is by a donation that goes to charity assisting homeless veterans. Then Saturday and Sunday the maze officially opens with Bring Your Hero Days, where any youth ages 12 & under can bring their police officer, EMT or firefighter family member for free, with their own paid admission. (All Veterans are always free, so a youth accompanying a veteran will get in free!)

Wednesday Bike Night at Tramontin

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm

Live entertainment by Rated R, great food from Chefs Enterprises, LLC, free cigars by Northwest Jersey Harley Owners Group #2906 and a family fun night.

Live Music at Luigi's Rancho: Guitarist Walt Bibinger

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Jazz guitarist extraordinaire Walt Bibinger plays standards and surprises. He'll be at the Delaware Water Gap COTA festival this weekend, catch him now up close! Enjoy great music with great food in a great setting. No cover or minimum.

Self Care Day Retreat with Mary at Orchard View Lavender Farm

Friday, September 6, 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

Join Mary Moses, E-RYT, and owner of Awakening Point Yoga Studio (soon to be Awakening Point Wellness), for a day of yoga, massage and communing with nature at the beautiful Orchard View Lavender Farm in Port Murray.

2nd Annual Allamuchy Country Fair

Friday, September 6, 2019 -
6:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
12:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
12:00pm to 6:00pm

The “Old Country Fair” feeling comes back to the Waterloo Concert Fields on Waterloo Road! Rides, entertainment, magic and reptile shows, contests, Corn Hole Tournament, music, vendors, Food Court, Beer Garden and more! On Saturday night The Nerds will be playing, followd by fireworks.

Victorian Days Coltillion

Friday, September 6, 2019 -
8:00pm to 11:00pm

Kick off Victorian Days weekend by dressing in your best Victorian attire (not required but highly recommended) and join in an elegant evening in historic Belvidere! A caller will guide us through 19th-century Victorian dances, and beverages and snacks will be served. $20/ticket in advance when purchased online; $25 on day of event at door.

Mosey Beat at Rock Creek Tavern

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 8:00pm

Mosey Beat is excited to bring the heat to the Rock Creek Tavern for the first time! Come get your dose of the beat and grab some drinks! 

Victorian Days

Saturday, September 7, 2019 to Sunday, September 8, 2019

Step back into yesteryear as the Warren County seat holds its 30th Victorian Days celebration on and around the town green, with live entertainment, an antique and classic car show, a kids zone, artisan vendors, an auction, two Civil War encampments with living historians, an authors’ grove, historic and educational presentations and demonstrations, all for free, plus delicious food, ticketed house tours, porch teas, cemetery tours, and ghost tours, $5 horse & carriage rides, and so much more.

Volunteer Day

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Help the Ridge and Valley Conservancy stewards with a variety of tasks such as trail clearing and invasive plant removal. Tools will be provided.

Going Native

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Tour a private residence in Hardwick where habitat restoration began in 2008.

Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm

Join the Musconetcong Watershed Association as we host our 2nd Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour! This year's festival will feature films highlighting the importance of rivers, the science of agriculture, and pollinators in nature. Reserve your tickets now!

Music at Milagro: Dave Read

Saturday, September 7, 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Pack a lunch, bring food to grill, carry a lawn chair or blanket, or grab a table and chair under the pergola to enjoy the Music at Milagro series. 

 

Fall Yoga at White Lake

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 8:30am
Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 8:30am
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 8:30am
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 8:30am

Join certified Yoga Teacher Kate McGuiness for a one hour, all levels Hatha Yoga class. All levels of experience are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing, bring water and a yoga mat. 

Music on the Deck at Four Sisters Winery: Bill Ihling

Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
12:00pm to 4:30pm

Bill Ihling, a solo singer/guitarist, turns loose his "inner troubadour” with a performance that features a wide variety of tunes from the Americana '60s-'70s singer-songwriter, old school country, and more.

Warren History Museums Open

Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Warren County's two museums at Morris Canal sites are both open for the afternoon. Journey underground on a guided tour through the 165-foot tailrace tunnel into the turbine chamber, check ou new animation depicting how Plane 9 worked, and see other canal artifacts in the museum. Meanwhile, the Warren Heritage Museum at Bread Bread Lock Park also is open, featuring displays that interpret history along the Warren Heritage Scenic Byway. Shippen Manor, the restored 18th century iron master’s mansion, is located 1/4 mile west of the Route 31/Wall Street intersection in Oxford, on Belvidere Avenue.

Stan and Elise at Brook Hollow Winery

Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm

A popular local duo, Stan & Elise return to Brook Hollow to perform a mix of classic '60s tunes, contemporary favorites and jazz standards. 
 

Hike with Watson the Dog at White Lake

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 2:00pm

Join Watson for a tour of the White Lake trails. Enjoy White Lake from a new - and lower - perspective as Watson points out some of his favorite spots to fellow canines and their human companions.

 
Continuing: 

Washington Farmers Market

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:00am

The Farmers’ Market offers quality fruits and vegetables as well as specialty items with special events throughout the season. The weekly farmers’ market takes place every Saturday through the end of October, from 10am-2pm. 

 
Community Corner: 

Fundraiser with Trains and Fire Trucks

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Support your local fire department by coming on a train ride to Susquehanna Mining. Activities include touch a fire truck, explore a corn maze, meet real firemen, vote on the best truck and more!

15th Annual Warren County Patriot Day Ceremony

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 2:00pm

Warren County conducts its annual Patriot Day observance, honoring all victims and residents of Warren County who perished in the Terrorist Attacks of 9/11/01 as well as Warren County Emergency Service personnel who have died in the line of duty.

 
Plan Ahead: 

Jason Fest w/ Ari Lehman and Special Guests

Thursday, September 12, 2019 -
5:00pm to 11:45pm

THREE Jason Voorhees Actors! ONE Location! Celebrate Friday the 13th Eve with Ari Lehman, C.J. Graham Jason VI, and Jason Brooks at Hunter's Lodge. Meet and greets, food and drink, a showing of the film, a rock concert with Ari Lehman and the First Jason band, a campfire and more. Advance tickets only, ending Sept. 6!

Gentle Stretch and Meditate at White Lake

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 6:30pm
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 6:30pm

Need to do some stretching? Yoga teacher Kate McGuinness leads gentle stretching exercises and meditation at White Lake.

Autumn Planter Workshop at Flowerland Growers

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 10:00am to Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 3:00pm

Welcome in the fall season with a handmade Autumn Planter. Choose from fall mums, millet, coleus, ornamental peppers, pansies, celosia and many other seasonal annuals.

Friday the 13th Blairstown Museum Grand Opening

Friday, September 13, 2019 -
11:00am to 10:00pm

Celebrate the new FRIDAY THE 13TH MUSEUM! The Official Ribbon Slashing Ceremony is 11am, with doors opening soon afterward. Tickets are required for special events throughout the day that mark the Northern Warren's area as as the setting of the original Friday the 13th film, including a Meet & Greet with Ari Lehman, the original Jason.

"Vengeance" Movie Premiere Experience

Friday, September 13, 2019 -
12:00pm to 10:00pm

The Blairstown Museum proudly presents the premiere of Friday the 13th: Vengeance at Roy's Hall! Choose from two show times, plus every ticket holder will also experience a Meet & Greet with C.J. Graham, Jason Brooks, and Brandon "Buggzy" Wilson - complete with autographs, photo opportunity, and artifacts from the movie on display.

Friday the 13th The Original Movie at Roy's Hall

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:00pm
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 6:00pm
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 10:00pm

In 1979 filmmaker Sean S. Cunningham chose the area in and around scenic Blairstown as the location to film his low budget horror flick. When the movie debuted on May 9, 1980 it started a genre of filmmaking that has remained popular ever since. Celebrate this cult classic with screenings at Roy's Hall, which makes a cameo appearence in the movie.

Free Paper Shredding Service for Warren County Residents

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
8:00am to 11:00am

Warren County's semiannual Paper Shredding event is a free service to Warren County residents (not for businesses, and proof of residency required). Bring your confidential/sensitive paper materials; any document that contains personal exclusive information.  Please limit the quantity to 4 bags or boxes weighing no more than 20 lbs. each. Staff will be available to unload documents.

Seed Saving Workshop at CSG and Genesis Farm

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Join us for a seed saving workshop where you will spend the time collecting seed from the field for use in the 2020 season, processing kale seed, and tomato seed to name a few.

“The Occasional Nature Warrior” at MWA

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 4:00pm

Wilderness survival skills can be relevant to anyone visiting New Jersey’s local parks and preserves. Campers will get useful suburban survival information like the common plant that treats a bee sting or how to keep calm when you think you’re lost. 

Forest Walk Meditation at White Lake

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
9:00am to 9:30am

Do you need some time to relax? Yoga teacher Kate McGuinness leads a 30-minute meditation walk through the forest and learn the basics of walking meditation. Free to all.

Fall Nature Walk at White Lake

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

As the growing season winds down, nature saves some of her most beautiful wildflowers for last, Monarchs and many birds are departing for points south, and other butterflies and insects are still busy living their brief, colorful lives to the full. Join RVC Trustee Sharon Wander and her husband, Wade, to see all the nature that’s still happening at White Lake. 

Agripalooza and Tractorcade at VanNest-Hoff-Vannatta Farmstead

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Warren County hosts an Agripalooza/Tractorcade at the historic Farmstead. Celebrate local agriculture with a Tractor Parade (starting 9am), tack sale, workshops and demonstrations, live animals, agricultural displays, live music and The Angry Chouriço BBQ food truck on site. Free admission!

Festival in the Borough

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
11:00am to 10:00pm

Northwest Jersey's largest street and music festival is back in Downtown Washington, with live music, vendors, kids fun area, food, beer garden, and more! Featuring national headliners Slambovian Circus of Dreams (pictured) and Yarn, and annual favorites JerZgirls and Southbound. Some of the other great acts include Trevor B. Power Band, The Emulators, The Bassboards, and Bulldog Mack Band. Festival in the Borough is free to attend and includes plenty of free parking. This event takes place rain or shine.

Herbal Water Therapy

Saturday, September 14, 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Join Kerry Adams, a practicing herbalist for 45 years, as she covers techniques for using botanical water therapies to prevent and treat illness at home.

Moonlight Paddle at White Lake

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 7:00pm

Join us for a moonlight paddle under the Harvest Moon on the placid waters of White Lake. The park will remain open during these hours for other park activities.

Pousette-Dart Band at Roy's Hall

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 8:00pm

One of the nearly forgotten heroes of the northeastern folk rock scene, once so prevalent in the late ‘70s and early ‘80s, Jon Pousette-Dart mined the same musical environs as America, Poco, Crosby Stills & Nash, Orleans and other college campus favorites of that once gilded era. Jon Pousette-Dart possesses a gilded tenor and a smooth hand on the guitar. Get tickets now!

Herbal Tea Party at Well-Sweep Herb Farm

Sunday, September 15, 2019 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm

Join Patrick of Well-Sweep Herb Farm for a delicious afternoon tea. Enjoy samples of his favorite fresh-cut herbal teas, from common to unusual, as he lectures on their health benefits and lore.

Murder Mystery at Four Sisters Winery

Sunday, September 15, 2019 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm

The murders continue at Four Sisters Winery! An unraveling plot, a victim, a murderer, and a cast of characters -including detectives - are selected and the mayhem begins.

Hackettstown BID's Autumn Lamplight Dinner

Monday, September 16, 2019 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Dine under the a starlit sky and dine on a variety of refined menu offerings from diverse restaurants while enjoying classic funk, rock, soul and blues from the band Captains of Leisure. Reserve now!

Darlene Love at Centenary Stage Co. Curtain Up! Season Opener

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 8:00pm

The 2019-20 season kicks off with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Darlene Love, the voice that helped launch a hundred hits, headlining CSC’s annual, celebratory “Curtain Up!” gala. She's known for chart-topping hits like "He’s a Rebel", "(Today I Met) the Boy I’m Gonna Marry", "He’s Sure the Boy I Love" and "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)". Limited seats left, so don't delay, book online!

Hope Township's 250th Anniversary

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:00pm

Celebrate Hope! Hope Township is an amazing place, with incredible people and a long history. Help celebrate that history with a weekend of festivities, including a parade, walking tours and picnic on Saturday; and ceremonies and demonstrations on Sunday.