Baronfest, A Celebration of Major General Baron von Steuben's Birthday at his Jersey Estate
 
River Edge, NJ, events, Bergen County history
 

The Bergen County Historical Society will present Baronfest, A Celebration of Major General Baron von Steuben's Birthday at his Jersey Estate on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 1:00-5:00 pm. The event takes place at Historic New Bridge Landing, 1201 Main street, River Edge, New Jersey.

Baronfest will feature a picket-fence beer garden with Brix City and Alementary Craft Breweries, music by Long Hill String Band, a cannon firing by Mott's Artillerary, pumpkin picking and family fun.

The Steuben House, Demarest House and Campbell-Christie House will be open for tours. The three Jersey Dutch sandstone houses are located along the Hackensack River. Walk across the 1889 Swing Bridge and watch for American egrets and great blue herons. The Westervelt-Thomas Barn will also be open.

For more information, visit bergencountyhistory.org.