(12/P48) TRENTON — The “Spirit of the Jerseys” State History Fair is returning to its roots at
Washington Crossing State Park in Hopewell Township on May 12, with a daylong series of free
educational and hands-on activities aimed at highlighting the long, rich and diverse history of our
state, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin announced today.
The fair, to be held in partnership with more than 130 other historic, government, and nonprofit
entities and organizations, will take place rain or shine from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the state park
that commemorates Gen. George Washington’s historic military crossing of the icy waters of the
Delaware River on Christmas Night 1776.