Head out to the Grounds for Sculpture this Saturday June 2nd between 11am – 4pm for their annual Anniversary Arts Party celebrating the Grounds for Sculpture birthday. This summer birthday bash features kids arts workshops, musical performances, opportunities to meet local working artists and tour the park with them. Plus, you can participate in the Grounds for Sculpture commemorative quilt project, free ice cream and birthday cake and everyone’s favorite activity – the peacock calling contest. Free with park admission. Rain or shine!
Grounds For Sculpture is a 42-acre public sculpture park located in Hamilton, NJ. It was founded in 1992 on the site of the former New Jersey State Fairgrounds by J. Seward Johnson to promote an understanding of and appreciation for contemporary sculpture for all people. Visitors to the park can enjoy the outdoor permanent collection, indoor seasonal exhibitions, and learn about contemporary sculpture through a variety of educational programs including workshops for adults and children, artist residencies and lectures, tours for adults, schoolchildren, toddlers, as well as touch tours for the blind. In addition, the park also offers various events, a 42-acre arboretum, shopping and dining, including the high-rated fine dining destination known as Rat’s Restaurant.