and check out the City’s website

@:  www.cityofbridgeton.com


and Bridgeton Main Street’s website

www.getbridgeton.com




OTHER RESOURCES:
The City of Bridgeton, NJ: a capsule history ../Bridgeton_History.htmlhttp://livepage.apple.com/shapeimage_5_link_0

 

Bridgeton’s STAR-STUDDED Historic House Tour will MAKE your Holiday!


In a Historic District that contains over 2000 individual properties--New Jersey’s largest-- a close-up, rare inside look at of some of the best of the best!
20 holiday-decorated historic homes, churches, shops and public buildings conveniently located along a half-mile stretch of East and West Commerce Streets--ALL on the National Register of Historic Places, some individually listed & nationally landmarked.


FOUR Special Displays on the West Side: Photos by Gil Walter at the David Sheppard House; at First Pres Church: Broad Street Cemetery discoveries by historian Jim Bergmann & hand-crafted quilts by Harriet Weber, one of the region’s premier quilters. And at 201 West Commerce (Chance-McCann/the Francis Minch House), centuries of Oyster crafts and memorabilia from the amazing collections of Meghan Wren and the Bayshore Discovery Project.


Free Horse-Drawn Trolley Ride on West Side. Free Parking throughout the tour area!


“Victorian Caroling” by the Original Off Broad Street Players


Contact Bridgeton Main Street at 856-453-8130 OR (cell) 973-864-4001 (Carola Hartley, Executive Director)


GETTING TO BRIDGETON (pdf)Welcome_files/Getting%20to%20Bridgeton.pdf



 
OTHER BRIDGETON ANNUAL HOLIDAY EVENTS 
Bridgeton Christmas Parade (click for website)
Sunday, November 30, 2014 ● 2 pm - 
Commerce Street (West to East)
Floats, Music and Holiday fun! Santa makes his 
first appearance of the season!

First Friday Holiday Shoppe at Gallery 50
Go straight to website
50 E. Commerce Street 
Gifts, crafts, beautiful things to enjoy and to give.

Festival of Lights at City Park:
Friday, December 5 (5-8 PM) & 
Saturday December 6 ● 4-8 pm
At Bridgeton’s Cohanzick Zoo! Decorative lights and holiday displays. Holiday Karaoke! Craft and food vendors! a visit from Santa, and Christmas caroling. ... A little detour from the West Side portion of the House Tour on Saturday!  
Reserved Parking Available (Fee) ../Bridgetons_Christmas_Parade.htmlhttp://www.gallery50.org/http://www.gallery50.org/shapeimage_13_link_0shapeimage_13_link_1shapeimage_13_link_2

Two overlapping tours run 1-5 and 3-7 pm, respectively. Take one or both--your $20/person ticket opens every door! 


Click above images for more pictures of House Tour sites and sights.


        Contact Bridgeton Main Street for tickets

and more information!..

                   856-453-8130 OR (cell) 973-864-4001

November 19 Press Release

 
Saturday, December 6, 2014
Historic Bridgeton’s 
Holiday House Tour 
is a cooperative production of the 501c3 non-profit Bridgeton Main Street, the City of Bridgeton & the volunteer home & business owners of this city. 
 
Photo credits for House Tour Albums: 
David Sheppard House: Sam Feinstein; 
Sandi Huster, as cited
Logo & House Tour Graphics: Cindy Williams, 
Main Street New Jersey 
Other photos: Flavia Alaya 
Website  © 2009-2014 Flavia Alaya 
FIVE RED DOORS www.fivereddoors.com
email: flavia@bigplanet.com

LAST UPDATE: November, 2014
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