Free Fun in the Delaware River Towns: Ice Sculpting & History Walks

ice sculpture
The Winter Festival fun continues throughout the weekend! And that means that the scenic sidewalks of New Hope & Lambertville will soon be sprinkled with beautiful ice sculptures. Here’s your chance to watch the artists at work:
Live ice carvings:

January 28, 2017 at 11am
Lambertville Station- 11 Bridge St, Lambertville, NJ 08530

January 29, 2017 at 1pm
Triumph Brewery – 400 Union Square Dr, New Hope, PA 18938

Plus, stick around town for historic walking tours of Lambertville, New Hope, & the Canal.

Saturday, January 30, 2017

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Marshall House Museum Tour 62 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ
FREE. Donations welcome.

2:00 pm – 3:10 pm
Lambertville Historical Walking Tour: Join us for a historical tour through Lambertville.
Tours start at the Lambertville Station, Lambertville, NJ
11 Bridge St., Lambertville, NJ
FREE, Donations welcome. Sponsored by the Lambertville Historical Society.

Sunday, January 31, 2017

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Marshall House Museum Tour 62 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ
FREE. Donations welcome.

2:00 pm
Canal & River Walk: Explore two historic Canals and cross over the Delaware River on this scenic and informative 2-mile, guided walking tour. See the lift lock and the outlet lock on New Jersey’s D&R Canal and learn how canal boats crossed the river from New Hope to Lambertville.  Enjoy the river vistas while crossing the bridge to Pennsylvania, and then follow the Delaware Canal towpath south to Lock 11 and its Locktender’s House where hot chocolate and cookies will be waiting.
Meet at the railroad caboose behind the Lambertville Station restaurant, 11 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Delaware Canal and the D&R Canal Watch. Donations appreciated

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Steamboat Memories: “Both Sides of the River: Memories from the Era of Steam-Powered Ferries” by steamboat historian Frank Vopasek
American Legion Hall, 322 N. Union St, Lambertville, NJ
$5 donation at the door