Historic Cold Spring Village 2017 Events

  • Thu
    07
    Jun
    2018
    Thu
    30
    Aug
    2018
    8:00 pmCold Spring Brewery
    Ghost Walks at 8pm on Thursdays in June, July, and August at Historic Cold Spring Village.
    Meet at Cold Spring Brewery for this over 45 minute walking tour.
    Please bring bug spray. No Bite Me Cream will be available for sale.
    Tickets available at either gate during operating hours or at Cold Spring Brewery thereafter.
    $15 per person, $12 children 3-12 years old. *Weather permitting
  • Sat
    21
    Jul
    2018
    Sun
    22
    Jul
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Visitors will find presentations, railroad displays, working model trains and garden railways from a variety of groups throughout the Village.
    To sponsor this event click here
    Vendor Registration Form
  • Sat
    28
    Jul
    2018
    Sun
    29
    Jul
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Children will be given a “Pastport” at the start of their Village trip, which can be stamped at the buildings they visit after completing a take-home craft or activity, like writing with a quill pen, carding wool or churning butter. Other family-friendly activities include games and live entertainment from traditional local musician Mary Roth.
    Pastports can be redeemed at the Country Store for a free treat! Other family-friendly activities include historic dress up, games and live entertainment.
    To sponsor this event click here
    This event sponsored by:
           

     

     

  • Sat
    04
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    05
    Aug
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Experience life on an Early American farm through hands-on activities and exhibits at Historic Cold Spring Village’s ‘Down on the Farm’ Weekend, Saturday and Sunday August 5-6 from 10am-4:30pm. Historic Cold Spring Village, an open-air living history museum, presents the trades, crafts, architecture and lifestyles of an Early American, rural South Jersey farming community. The Village is also home to a working 8-acre heritage farm complex.
    Special exhibits throughout the Village will include collections of antique and modern farming equipment and tools. Visitors can tour the historic Corson-Gandy Barn, c. 1880, which is now home to Levi the Village horse. Guests can visit the Village sheep, pigs, chickens and calves. The Family Activity Area will feature games, and take-home crafts. Children may also participate in farm chores at the Corson-Gandy Barn throughout the day.
    This event sponsored by: Smeltzer & Sons Feed & Pet Supply
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    7th Annual Dog Show on Saturday, August 4!
    Registration $6.00 at 10-10:45a at the Route 9 & 626 entrances.
    Judging begins at 11am at Village Gazebo.
    Dogs must be leashed.
    Owners are responsible for dog behavior & clean up.
    One handler is admitted free of charge.
    Look for a $1.00 off coupon at the gates for additional guests.
  • Sat
    04
    Aug
    2018
    Sat
    25
    Aug
    2018
    8:00 pmCold Spring Brewery

    Take an over 45 minute walking tour that highlights the paranormal "visitors" and activities that have been experienced by the Village staff over the years.
    Tours begin at Cold Spring Brewery
    733 Seashore Road
    Cape May, NJ
    $15 per person (HCSV members $12) Advance registration suggested... (609) 898-2300 ext. 10
    Please bring bug spray. No Bite Me Cream will be available for sale.
  • Sat
    11
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    12
    Aug
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Cruise into Historic Cold Spring Village for the Annual Classic and Antique Car Show! Cars will be on display Saturday from 10am-3pm and Sunday 10am-2:45p.  See beautifully restored and preserved vehicles, from muscle cars to light trucks, from the 1910s to the 1980s parked along the Village’s tree-lined, shell-paved lanes. Talk with the owners and learn about the process of restoring a classic automobile as well as the fascinating stories behind their development and use. On Saturday, members of the Jersey Cape Auto Club will show their antique vehicles, while hotrods and other classics will be presented by Gary McGhee on Sunday. Registration for car owners begins at 8am.
    The Village’s historic buildings will be open during regular museum hours, 10am-4:30pm, with historically clothed interpreters teaching guests about the crafts, trades and lifestyles of Early America.
    The Classic Car Show is sponsored by:

     

    To sponsor this event click here
    Vendor Registration Form
  • Sat
    18
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village

    A fun filled weekend of 1800's games and frivolity will take place at the first Village Field Day, August 18th-19th! Bocce Ball, Town Ball demonstrations and much, more. Games for young and old alike!
    This event sponsored by: Priester Foundation

  • Sat
    25
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    26
    Aug
    2018
    10am-4:30pmHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Valhalla’s Pirates will join the event, bringing thrilling fight scenes both days. Captain Black and his crew will also meet with guests throughout the day to take pictures and tell tales of the sea. The Sea Dogs Maritime Band, an authentic maritime reenactment crew, will perform sea shanties on both Saturday and Sunday at the Village Gazebo.
    Children should be on the lookout for gold coins hidden throughout the Village that can be redeemed for a free treat in the Country Store! Boatswain Laurence needs your help to locate a notorious pirate that was forced into hiding. Join in on the scavenger hunt to victoriously flush and bring the scurvy scoundrel to justice!
    This event sponsored by: Ocean Club Hotel & Sunset Liquors

    To sponsor this event click here
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  • Sat
    01
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    02
    Sep
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Children will be given a “Pastport” at the start of their Village trip, which can be stamped at the buildings they visit after completing a take-home craft or activity, like writing with a quill pen, carding wool or making a pinch pot.
    Pastports can be redeemed at the Country Store for a free treat! Other family-friendly activities include historic dress up, games and live entertainment.
    To sponsor this event click here
    This event sponsored by:
           

     

  • Sat
    08
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    09
    Sep
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Authentically clad and equipped reenactors bring the American Revolution to life!
    This event will feature encampments, weaponry and demonstrations from living history groups, including Continentals, Loyalists and Hessians.
    Visitors can experience an artillery demonstration both days 11am, 1pm, 3pm.
    To sponsor this event click here
  • Sat
    15
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    16
    Sep
    2018
    10:00a-4:30pHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Visitors can tour Union and Confederate camps and meet authentically clad and equipped military and civilian reenactors who will discuss the everyday lives of Civil War soldiers and the roles civilians played in supporting them.
    Battle scheduled for 2pm Saturday & Sunday.
    This event sponsored by: Hotel Alcott
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  • Sat
    20
    Oct
    2018
    10am-4:00pmHistoric Cold Spring Village
    Free Admission, please bring a non-perishable food item
    Families can enjoy pumpkin painting and games throughout the day. A variety of crafters will sell their wares along the Village’s shell-paved lanes.
    Vendors will be selling hot dogs, funnel cake, and other snacks.
    Visit a haunted house at the Corson Gandy Barn and hop on a fall hayride through the farm.
    Presented by the Lower Township Rotary Club!
    For Halloween Parade information call Lower Twp. Recreation Center at 609-886-7880
    If you are interested in becoming a vendor at Pumpkin Fest please call 609-827-8771