Cultural Festival

Princeton-Mercer Region Annual Cultural Festivals

Many cultural fairs and festivals are held right here in Mercer County! Be sure to head to Mercer County Park Festival Grounds for these exquisite outdoor events here

Italian American Festival

Date: September 22nd, 23rd and 24th, 2017

Mercer County Park, West Windsor, NJ
Rain or Shine
Admission: Adults: $5.00; Senior Citizens, 65 years of age and older: $4.00; Children, 12 years of age and younger; Persons using a wheelchair or walker receive FREE Admission; Military personnel in uniform receive FREE Admission.

Join us as we celebrate our Italian and Italian American Heritage and Culture at the 16th Annual Mercer County Italian American Festival.

Enjoy the food piazza, Italian market tent, Italian Heritage Pavilion, Bocce, Cultural Theater, Dining Tents, Dance Tents, Amusement Rides, Live Entertainment, Fireworks, Super 50/50 and a Sunday Mass. For more information visit www.italianamericanfestival.com.

Indo American Fair

Date: September 2nd and 3rd 2017

Mercer County Park, West Windsor, NJ
Admission: $2.00

Widely considered the biggest and the best festival for people of South Asian descent will take place again at Mercer County Park in West Windsor, NJ.

The Indo-American Fair brings to you a variety of performances, from displaying of multi-linguistic culture of India including traditional wear, costume jewelry, handicrafts, ethnic dresses and fashion shows. For more details click here. Check back for the date announcement for the 13th Grand Indo-American Fair.

Kilt Fest- Mercer County's Celtic Festival

Date: September 9th, 2017
Mercer County Park, West Windsor, NJ
Rain or Shine

September is half way to St. Patrick's Day and everyone is invited to join the celebration at the 5th Annual Mercer Irish Fest in Mercer County Park. No kilts required! The location is the ice rink and the surrounding grounds at Mercer County Park. Check back for more details on this celebration of Celtic pride. Parking is free. Come and enjoy Irish food and tradition, wrap your fist around a pint and be regaled by the bagpipes. 

To learn more, go to http://www.kiltfestnj.com/. 

7th Annual Mercer County Cultural Festival & Food Truck Rally

When: TBD 2018

11 AM to 7 PM 
Mercer County Park, West Windsor, NJ
Admission: Free

Mercer County is a richly diverse community, and celebrates its heritage through the annual Cultural Festival in Mercer County Park. The one-day festival, which is scheduled for June 17, 2017, features live performances of music and dance, as well as traditional art demonstrations showcasing many diverse cultures.

The one-day festival will celebrate many diverse cultures through traditional art demonstrations, live cultural music, dance performances, kids activities and more! 2017 brings back the popular international Food Trucks featuring amazing dishes from some of the best ethnic Food Trucks in the region!

Visit  http://www.mercercounty.org/departments/culture-and-heritage/cultural-festival for more information!

Freedom Festival at Mercer County Park

The 13th annual Freedom Festival will be held at Mercer County Park in West Windsor on Saturday, June 24th, 2017 from 3 PM-11 PM, (rain date: Sunday, June 25th). The festival is held in conjunction with the County of Mercer and the popular radio station 94.5 WPST. The event features great food, beer and wine gardens, craft vendors, live music, tethered hot-air balloon riders, games, carnival rides, a laser tag park, a children's area with inflatable and mechanical rides and much more.  Freedom Festival will culminate in a fireworks display at nightfall. 

For more event information visit  wpst.com/freedom