Going to the Trenton Mid-Summer festival this weekend? Today’s Stuff You Need to Know is dedicated to navigating the festival. Here are 5 things to help you at this year’s big event.
- Hours: The festival runs 10 a.m.-11 p.m. , and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. .
- Numbers: Trenton expects 150,000 visitors and more than 200 crafters for the 36th year of the festival. Temps are expected to be in the 80s with sunny skies all weekend.
- Parking: A free shuttle service is provide each day during festival hours. Park your car at or on West Road and get a free ride to the festival, sponsored by Miller Beverages.
- Food: There are all kinds of treats for sale at the festival: blooming onions from Trenton Ice Cream Shoppe, hot dogs from the Lions Club, Melting Moments ice cream, calzones from Del’s, and more. A complete list is here: www.trentonmid-summer.com/vendors
- Beer: For those 21 and older, of course. The ’s beer tent will have entertainment nightly. You can play a game of Name That Tune 7-10 p.m. Friday and win prizes. Also the Tequila Mockingbirds play at 7 p.m. Saturday. Other beer stations on the street will be operated by Trenton Educational Foundation and Trenton Firefighters Charities.
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