Heritage Weekends 2018

Heritage Sundays 2018
These free events take place from 12pm to 4pm and are held rain or shine at the James and Ann Whitall House, Red Bank Battlefield, 100 Hessian Ave, National Park.

April 15, 2018
Military Encampment
Join us for a day of 18th century military reenactments and demonstrations! Learn about life in the military during the 18th Century and how the Whitalls lived during the Revolutionary War. The Whitall House will be open for tours from 1pm to 4pm.

April 22, 2018
Spring Festival
Join us for some spring fun at our 2018 Spring Festival! The Whitall House will be open for tours and hearth cooking demonstrations. Enjoy 18th century arts and crafts demonstrations and meet some lovely farm animals! For more information please call (856)307-6456.

May 6, 2018
Colonial Tea and Gardens
Enjoy a cup of tea in the Whitall House with mom before Mother's Day! Seating times are 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm and 3:00pm. Reservations are required by May 1st  and can be made by calling (856) 307-6456. Tea is $10 per person. This event is sponsored by the Gloucester County/Certified Gardeners.

June 10, 2018
Annual Flower Show and Garden Festival
Join us for our annual flower show! Enjoy vendors, gardening activities, kid's fun and beautiful plants on display. Learn about how to keep that garden growing throughout the summer, tour the beautiful Whitall gardens and enjoy family friendly activities.

July 22, 2018
Architecture of the Whitall House
Join us for tours of the Whitall House that focus on the unique architecture of the 18th century Quaker Home.

August 19, 2018
Children and the Family in Colonial America
Join us for a day of learning about childhood and family life in Colonial America! There will be tours of the Whitall House, family-friendly activities and demonstrations.

September 16, 2018
Winter is Coming! Preservation and Preparation for the Long Winter
Ever wonder how the colonists preserved their foods without modern technology? Join us for tours and demonstrations that break down the hard work the Whitalls and many colonists faced when preparing their food for the cold winters ahead.

October 21, 2018
18th Century Field Day
Free admission
Enjoy battle reenactments, colonial demonstrators, vendors, food, and fun! Learn about the Battle of Red Bank and why New Jersey is called “The Crossroads of the American Revolution.” Tour the Whitall House and visit with our hearth cookers preparing delicious fall-inspired food. Take in a spectacular sword fight and enjoy a colonial magic show. Cheer on the Jonas Cattell Run participants at the finish line. Fun, food, and activities for everyone!

October 28, 2018
Fall Festival
Kick-off the Halloween season with a spooky tour of the Whitall House! This hauntingly fun event is kid friendly with fun activities and sites for all!