The Annual Historic Bristol Day will be held on Saturday, October 21st (rain or shine), from 10:00am to 4:00pm, and is sponsored by the Bristol Cultural and Historical Foundation, a non-profit, all-volunteer organization.
This year’s event will feature free tours of the Tall Ship “Gazela,” which will be docked at Bristol’s new pier at the foot of Mill and Radcliffe Streets.
The event will offer house tours featuring special exhibits, a riverfront Tea, entertainment by the Sea Dogs of New Jersey and the Bracken Alumni Drug & Bugle Corps of Bristol, face painting and balloon art, car show, sailboat regatta, children’s corner, crafters and vendors, exhibits, walking tours, food court, archeological dig, tours of public buildings and places of worship, discounts at designated shops, shuttle service and more.
A ticket is required for the House Tour and Tea. Advance ticket price is $12; $15 on the day of the event. Free parking is available in the Municipal Parking Lot behind Mill Street, in the Lenox Building lot at 1414 Radcliffe Street, and in the SEPTA lot at Washington and Prospect Streets.
Further information may be obtained at www.bristolhistory.org or by calling 215-781-9895.