Hunterdon County Bed and Breakfast Inn

Announcements

Welcome Labor Day & End-Of-Summer!  

Check out our little list of miscellany!  Flemington - fun events and some nearby to-do's, so perfectly suited to the the celebration of the-end of this season!  

*** FLEMINGTON CLASSIC CAR SHOW FINALE along Historic Main Street... 

9/6 Military & First Responders cars are the FEATURED cars (Police, Ambulance & Fire)

Live Music plus some local restaurants will be offering Car Show Specials on their menus!  Door Prizes raffled to car participants and spectators!  A DJ out in front of the Union Hotel providing all your favorites and announcing the Door Prize Winners and Vintage Car Registration is Free! Start time is 5:30 and the Car Show runs until about 8:30pm. 

*** The 6th Annual Central Jersey Jazz Festival, Friday, September 12th 2014 6-10pm!
This Open Air event attracts music +art lovers from all over the State. The outdoor fest will take place on the Historic courthouse portico.  Headlining in Flemington on Main Street will be legendary Psychedelic funk pioneer, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, Bernie Worrell.  The Jazz scene is his, and his Orchestra’s new cross over into yet another music genre. 

Gardens & Gardening:

Duke Farms - Duke Farms, located on 2,740 acres is one of the largest privately-owned parcels of undeveloped land in New Jersey and is just 20 minutes from the inn. Duke Farms is rich in ecological, horticultural and agricultural resources. Through the beauty of its natural setting, the diversity of its wildlife, and the scope and quality of educational programs, Duke Farms inspires people to transform their approach to conservation and to start building a more sustainable future. FREE admission / Open every day but Wednesday. Visit for tram or walking tour, a bike-ride or take a class on organic gardening, seed-starting, orchids, birding, beekeeping.

Carousel Lavender Farm - Open every Saturday to stroll the lavender fields!  9am-5pm, bring a picnic or a paintbrush and enjoy the beauty that is Carousel Farm.   

Hortulus Farm - Open from May-October - A one hundred acre, 18th Century farmstead and nursery operation located in Wrightstown boasting spectacular period gardens and a museum. Created by garden and event designer Renny Reynolds and garden writer Jack Staub. www.hortulusfarm.com

Bucks Beautiful Kitchen & Garden Tour - Fall Gardens on Sunday September 28, 2014. The tour offers a delightful afternoon, discovering the hidden jewels tucked away on the streets of Doylestown and it's neighboring communities. PLAN AHEAD for this, it is often a sellout!

Self-Guided Tours:

Bucks County Covered Bridge Tour - This tour of Bucks County's 12 remaining covered bridges starts at the Memorial Building in Washington Crossing Historic Park on the Delaware River. The Tour makes a large circle through Bucks County and is planned so the traveler can start at any one of the bridges. Visit the website at  www.buckscountycbs.org for directions and GPS coordinates.

Flemington's Historic House Tour...Yes, do join us!

Plan to attend Flemington's Historic House Tour, 'Stroll through Flemington' slated for Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 11 am - 5 pm.  Six private, historic homes as well as four notable historic public buildings will be open for Visitors to Tour, in self-guided fashion.  We hope you can join us in celebrating Flemington's Historic beauty along with Hunterdon's Tricentennial. Follow the Flemington Historic Preservation Commission on facebook  AND on the HPC website for more Tour info as it becomes available!    

Whatever your pleasure or interest, check out the HCT website  for more information...and if you're headed to Hunterdon County at anytime this year...please allow us to host your stay!   We would love to have you experience Hunterdon through our eyes! 

Up Coming inn: OCTOBER...

Coming ONCE AGAIN in October... Spirit Mediumship Gallery in our Parlour...Connecting with the Other Side
Date: Thursday, October 30th, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND...In this gallery styled event, Rich Braconi will connect with family, loved ones and friends who have passed from your life.  Rich's Gallery in January and August here at the inn was a total SELL-OUT, so register early for a seat in our parlour for this miraculous event! 

Cost is $35.00 per person; lite fare @ 6:30pm prior to Rich's Gallery presentation is included in the fee ... do bring wine for your own enjoyment and consumption.

Please call the inn to reserve @ 908-782-4928.  Only pre-made and pre-paid reservations will be honored and space is limited.

Innkeepers Donna & Ken Arold · Innkeeper@MainStreetManor.com · 194 Main Street · Flemington, NJ 08822 · 908-782-4928