Join us July 6th, for this SPECIAL one-day Patriotic Celebration that will feature an antique flag exhibit, live music, food trucks, craft vendors, activities, and beer/wine tent.
There will be an interactive exhibit at the Row House featuring historic “Travel Trunks” and Quilts from the Allaire collection.
Take time over the holiday weekend to stroll the village grounds for a festive day complete with 19th century craft demonstrations (blacksmithing, carpentry, wood carving, tinsmithing, cooking), militia training, tri-corner hat-making, red-white-blue weaving and candle-making, a reading of the Declaration of Independence, cake and toasts in front of Mr. Allaire’s Residence, and old-fashioned children’s games on the green.
Patriotism abounds at Allaire, complete with antique American Flags in the Village Chapel.
Admission: Pre-Registration – Adults $8.00 each; Children 2 – 12 years $4.00
Day of Event Ticketing: Adults $12.00 each; Children $8.00 each; Under 2 year of age – Free
Food, Beer/Wine Tent have separate charges
(must be 21 to enter the beer tent)
This is a dog friendly event.
Rain or shine
For information on becoming a vendor or participating in this event, please contact Spark Market Solutions @ 732.747.4449.
ALLAIRE ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAGS ON DISPLAY INCLUDE:
Rarely put on display, these flags represent the heart of American History from the area. Get an up close view of each stitch, star and detail of these treasured flags of the past.
Most RARE – The Eagle Flag
Dimensions: 10’x15’ wool bunting with cotton stars; machine stitched stripes with hand stitched stars, circa 1850 – 1880.
The 24-Star Flag
Dimensions: 3’ x 5’ vintage commemorative flag circa 1900-1921 (it is unusual to see a flag with this low star count that was made in the early 1900’s. It is thought that this flag may have been constructed for the Missouri centennial of 1921. (wool bunting with cotton stars)
3 Total – The 46-Star Flags
Dimensions of each: 10’x13’; 10’x15’; 8’x10’ circa 1908-1912 (wool bunting with cotton stars)
Plus 2 more flags have been added since last year’s display. All proceeds benefit the Education Programming at The Historic Village at Allaire!
Click here to purchase tkts: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/american-flag-celebration-family-food-festival-tickets-59531296711?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR0v97Al1jRgSFKJLFg2lPcN0qgh9QojUdDpKqYNWGPKUeDmydwzLNVh62c
The flags without the other activities will be on display
July 4,5 & 7 11am-4pm (FLAG DISPLAY ONLY)