Patriots Week
Music, literature, battlefield re-enactments and more!

Patriots Week

Celebrate America's history with the largest Revolutionary festival in the country right in the heart of Trenton from December 26th-31st! 2018 is the 242nd anniversary of the Battles of Trenton, the most important battles of the Revolutionary War. Remember the picture of Washington crossing the Delaware? He was headed to Trenton to change the course of history. Patriots Week, December 26th- 31st runs annually during the week between Christmas and New Year's Day. This festival features more than 30 activities for adults and children, including historic site tours, a revolutionary pub crawl, the colonial ball, concerts, puppet shows, lectures and the always popular re-enactments of the Battles of Trenton. 

Patriots' Week is produced by the Trenton Downtown Association (TDA) in collaboration with the Old Barracks Museum and Crossroads of the American Revolution. 


Colonial Ball

December 28th, 7:00 - 10:00 PM at the Historic Trenton masonic Temple, 100 Barrack Street, Trenton

Tickets will be available on December 1st at, $25 or $20 for old Barracks Museum Members.


First Battle of Trenton Reenactment

December 29th, 11:00 AM at the Battle of Trenton Monument


The Trouble With Trenton Interactive Puppet Show

December 29th, 12:00 PM & 2:00 PM at the Warren Street Plaza (the corner of Hanover Street and Warren Street)


Second Battle of Trenton Reenactment

December 29th, 3:00 PM at the Mill Hill Park

Visit for a complete event listing and details!