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Dance back in time at Old Barracks’ Colonial Ball


Dance like America’s founding fathers along with reenactors in Revolutionary War dress, to live music of the time at the Old Barracks Museum’s Colonial Ball.

You needn’t know the dances – instruction will be provided. Enjoy refreshments and mingle with people from the past and the present.

The ball will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at the Historic Trenton Masonic Temple, 100 Barrack St., Trenton, N.J. Parking is free, close and plentiful, in the lot across from The War Memorial and the small lot next to The Old Barracks Museum.

Advance tickets are $25 for the general public and $20 for Old Barracks Association members, at or 609-396-1776. Door ticket pricing is $30, if available; check online.

For information, call 609-396-1776 or visit This event is hosted by the Old Barracks Museum and is part of Patriots Week, a week-long celebration of Trenton’s revolutionary history. Visit for information on this and other events.