walnford wagonPHOTO: History comes to life through a variety of demonstrations, activities and exhibits during Walnford Day. This free event will run on Sunday, May 18 from 11am-5pm at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold.

UPPER FREEHOLD –  The Monmouth County Park System has announced Walnford Day is moving to May.  This annual event will be celebrated from 11am-5pm on Sunday, May 18 at Historic Walnford, Walnford Road, Upper Freehold.  Visitors can enjoy horse drawn wagon rides through the park (from 1-4pm) or see how corn is ground into meal during gristmill demonstrations. Other activities include crafts, games, music and exhibits. Admission and parking are free.


For more information about Historic Walnford or the Monmouth County Park System, please visit  http://www.monmouthcountyparks.com  or call 732-842-4000. For persons with hearing impairment, the TTY/TDD number is 711. The Monmouth County Park System, created in 1960 by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, is Monmouth County’s Open Space, Parks, and Recreation agency.