Skirmish on the grounds of the Abraham Staats House

Commemoration of the Battle of Bound Brook

Dates:

04-13-2024 - 04-14-2024
All Dates
  • Overview

    Join the Abraham Staats House for an exciting and historic weekend! The two-day living history program explores the American Revolutionary War during the timeframe of the Battle of Bound Brook and the foraging wars of 1777.

    Learn about and experience this important period in New Jersey’s and America’s history. Multiple activities across venues include: 18th Century Soldier’s Encampment and Street Battles, camp life portrayed by living history reenactors as American and British troops, sutlers and others of that period.

    Ceremony at Old Presbyterian Graveyard, Sunday Buffet Breakfast, Historic House tours/lectures and more! Whether you are looking for a family-fun experience, a history buff, a visitor to the area or searching for a new, interesting event to attend, each year’s living history weekend at the Battle of Bound Brook is unique, fun and exciting.
  • Dates

    04/13/24: 10:00am - 04:00pm 04/14/24: 10:00am - 04:00pm
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    •  Lodging

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    •  Activities

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      •   Activities

        Abraham Staats House
        0.0 MI
        732-369-3583
        View >
      •   Lodging

        Delta Hotels by Marriott Somerset
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        732-560-0500
        View >
      •   Activities

        Brook Arts Center
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        732-469-7700
        View >
      •   Events

        Annual Battle & Brews Bound Brook Historical Tour & Pub Crawl
        Apr. 13, 2024
        0.9 MI
        732-667-3939
        View >
      •   Activities

        Bound Brook Main Street
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        View >
      •   Lodging

        DoubleTree by Hilton Somerset Hotel and Conference Center
        1.0 MI
        732-469-2600
        View >
      •   Lodging

        Comfort Inn & Suites Somerset
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        View >
      •   Lodging

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