What is going on in Allaire - May, 2024

What is going on in Allaire - May, 2024

Today we delve into the charming allure of Allaire Village and the exciting events scheduled for this month at both the village and the adjoining Pine Creek Railroad.

Nestled in the heart of New Jersey, Allaire Village is not just a portal to the past, but a vibrant community where history comes alive with meticulously restored buildings and a calendar brimming with engaging activities. This month, the village and its historic railroad are set to host a variety of events that promise to enchant visitors of all ages?from craft shows and historical reenactments in the village to themed train rides on the Pine Creek Railroad. Join us as we explore what makes Allaire Village a must-visit destination and uncover the unique experiences awaiting you this season.

New Jersey Museum of Transportation's Pine Creek Railroad

  • Train Rides each weekend!
    • The NJMT/Pine Creek train rides operate at their regular weekend schedule. Trains run every Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am to 4:30pm every half hour!

Learn more about NJMT/Pine Creek   NJMT Website - njmt.org

Allaire Village

  • The Village is bustling every weekend (Fri-Sun)!
    • You will be able to see our historic trades in action including our blacksmiths and tinsmiths as well as tour our period homes to see how each class in the village lived.
    • Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 4pm
    • "General Admission" Ticket for ages 4 and up - $5 Each
  • May 3 - Home School Day
    • Designed to meet the needs of homeschooling families but scheduled to appeal to students of all educational backgrounds and all ages, this new program allows you and your family to experience life in an 1830s industrial town as you and your trained guide explore the village at your own pace. Travel into the village to join costumed interpreters as they guide you through live cooking, gardening, and crafting demonstrations!
    • Registration Required
  • May 5 - Beyond the Counter-Adult Workshop - Tree of Life Wreath
    • Create and take home this unique wreath form as a representation of your family?s roots and learn about the Allaire family tree. All supplies provided.
    • 2pm - 4:00pm at the General Store
    • $20.00 person - pre-registration is necessary
  • May 11 - Flear Market, 8am-2pm
    • Over 150 Vendors, Food Truck, Allaire Bakery, ATM, Village Open
    • $5 per Adult, Ages 10 & under free.
    • Rain Date May 12th.
  • May 25 - Antique & Vintage Show, 8am-2pm
    • Over 30 Vendors, Food Truck, Allaire Bakery, ATM, Village Open
    • $5 per Adult, Ages 10 & under free.
    • Rain Date May 26th.
  • May 29 - Memorial Day the village is closed

Learn more about the Village   Allaire Village - allairevillage.org

Giving Back...

Did you know know that many of the great locations in Allaire are ran by non-profit groups that need your help? Learn more about how you can give back.

Beyond The Village...

And don't forget that Allaire State Park itself offers miles or trails for all types activities... hiking, mountain biking, fishing, a disc golf course... Allaire has it all!

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posted by Jeff C.

Jeff C. is a web developer in Central New Jersey that has a passion for helping folks get outside and explore NJ. He works on a few Outdoor-centric sites, including GetOutsideNJ, the NJ Outdoor Map, ExploringAllaire, and more. Please visit getoutsidedevelopment.com to learn more!


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