Event Details: Friday, December 2nd
CAROLING: 6:00 - 8:00PM
Come to the Parry Mansion and enjoy Carolers and refreshments. Sing along! Also, please dress in colonial costume if you wish.
Event Details: Saturday, December 3rd
Beginning at noon on Saturday, December 3rd, meet William Washington (George Washington's nephew) and other Revolutionary War soldiers. Watch his officers inspect the troops, lead live musket firing demonstrations, and give a historical account of New Hope prior to Washington's famous crossing of the Delaware on Christmas Day. Also, your child may participate in the event as the officers teach them how to handle a toy musket.
A time to remember all of our fallen patriots at the Ferry St. Park in New Hope.
A bench will be dedicated, and there will be a live musket firing salute.
After the dedication, enjoy spending time with the Continental Army soldiers at the Parry Mansion, and see living history of how they lived, in New Hope [then Coryell's Ferry], in the Winter of 1776.
CAROLING & REFRESHMENTS: 4:00PM
Saturday evening, December 3rd, at 4:00, Colonial Christmas Caroling at the Parry Mansion. Refreshments served.