May 2 to May 7, 2017: New Jersey's Tall Ship
The 1928 oyster schooner, the A. J. Meerwald, docks for 5 days of sailing and lessons about the beauty natural resources of the Delaware River and Bay.
For more information visit: www.bayshorediscovery.org
May 20, 2017: Burlington Day One World Festival / 5K Run
Hours: 10 am - 4 pm
Celebrate Burlington with a full day of kids games, activities, music & dancing, crafts & food.
August 12, 2017: Festival of Lights / Boat Parade and Fireworks
Hours: 4:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Enjoy food, activities and fun on the Promenade. When the sun sets, get ready for a concert, followed by a parade of boats lit up and decorated for your pleasure. The evening ends with a spectacular firework display set off from Burlington Island.
The festival concert begins at 4 PM. The Boat Parade starts at 8 pm and the Fireworks are at 9:30 pm.
September 9, 2017: The Wood Street Fair
Hours: 9 AM to 4 PM.
Now in it's 49th year, the Wood Street Fair brings vendors and artists from around the state for a wonderful day on the river. Enjoy, crafts, jewelry, antiques, and food. For more information visit www.woodstreetfair.com
Early September (TBA): A.J. Meerwald
Once again you will have an opportunity to visit the A.J.Meerwald when it docks at the City of Burlington
October 7, 2017: Downtown K9 Car Show
Hours: 10 AM to 3 PM (rain date October 8)
Always a wonderful event, see vintage cars while enjoying food and music. Benefits the City's Police K9 program.
October 27 & 28, 2017: Walk with the Ghost Tours
TIme: Tours begins at 6:30 PM. Tickets and tours start at the anchor on the Promenade. Tickets also available in advance at designated merchants
Guided ghost tours through the historic district of Burlington along the river. Dress warm and prepare to have some serious fun and frights! (rain dates TBA)
December 2, 2017: Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony
TIme: 5 PM
Guaranteed to get you into the holiday spirit! Floats, music, and more!
December TBA: Holiday House Tour
*** For further information on these and other events, please visit www.burlingtonnj.us ***