Special events
Volunteer Open House
March 9, 2019 and again on April 6, 1019 at 10:00am
Do you have a love of history and nature? Join us at the James and Ann Whitall House at Red Bank Battlefield to hear all the volunteer opportunities available. if you are interested in attending please contact Mary Cummings at (856) 307-6456 or

Spring Festival
April 14, 2019    12-4pm
Red Bank Battlefield, 100 Hessian Ave, National Park
Join us for some spring fun at our 2019 Spring Festival! The Whitall House will be open for tours and hearth cooking demonstrations. Enjoy 18th century arts and crafts demonstrations and meet some lovely farm animals. For more information please call (856)307-6456.

Annual Flower Show and Garden Festival
June 23, 2019    12-4pm
Red Bank Battlefield, 100 Hessian Ave, National Park
Join us for our annual flower show! Enjoy vendors, gardening activities, kid's fun and beautiful plants on display. Learn about how to keep that garden growing throughout the summer, tour the beautiful Whitall gardens and enjoy family friendly activities.

Butterfly Festival at Red Bank Battlefield
July 13, 2019    12-4pm
Join us for a day all about Bees and pollinators. Come learn the importance of both and how you can attract them to your yard. Enjoy tours of the butterfly house, free classes, a bug parade and other fun family activities. For more information please call (856)853-5120.

Fall Fest
Red Bank Battlefield
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 12pm-4pm
Join us for a day full of fall family fun including a straw bale maze, games, crafts and more. Then stop in for a tour of the "spooky" Whitall House.

18th Century Field Day

Red Bank Battlefield, National Park
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 10am-3pm
Free admission
Enjoy battle reenactments, colonial demonstrators, vendors, food, and fun! Learn about the Battle of Red Bank and why New Jersey is called “The Crossroads of the American Revolution.” Tour the Whitall House and visit with our hearth cookers preparing delicious fall-inspired food. Take in a spectacular sword fight and enjoy a colonial magic show. Cheer on the Jonas Cattell Run participants at the finish line. Fun, food, and activities for everyone!


Jonas Cattell Run
October 27, 2019    8am
Rain or Shine!
The 50th anniversary of this historical run to commemorate Jonas Cattell's warning Fort Mercer of attack on October 22, 1777.
This scenic 10 mile race begins at Mechanic Street and Kings Highway in Haddonfield and ends at Red Bank Battlefield in National Park.

In addition, we will kick off our inaugural Fort Mercer 5K run. This race begins and ends at Red bank Battlefield.

Jonas Cattell And Fort Mercer Race Application 2019

Candlelight Tours at Red Bank
James and Ann Whitall House
Friday, December 6        6pm-9pm
Saturday, December 7    3pm-9pm
Sunday, December 8      3pm-7pm

Experience the Whitall House by the glow of candlelight.
Beautiful, natural decorations created by the Whitall House Volunteers.
Free admission