Celebrating Afterwards

cap and tassle5222260-graduation-graduates-tossing-the-mortar-boards-in-the-air



Celebrating after TCNJ-RTC Commencement 


Why not consider making commencement a full day of family fun? There are many local attractions to add to your memorable day!

Grounds for Sculpturegrounds for sculpture 1

Stroll acres of lovely grounds with sculptures around every turn. Peacocks stroll the grounds freely, there is a small lake and its truly a beautiful place to spend an afternoon.

Rat’s Restaurant is nearby if you need to stop for a bite to eat.

Sesame Placesesame place

If you have little ones, check  out Sesame Place, an amusement park based on the popular children’s television show. Sesame Place is a day full of fun located in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, about 15 minutes from TCNJ.

Check their website for information regarding rates and seasonal hours.

New Hope, PA and Lambertville, NJNew Hope PA

Located on either side of the Delaware River, about 15 minutes from TCNJ, the towns are connected by a bridge (both pedestrian and automotive). Both towns feature quaint little shops, bookstores, antiques, cafes, ice cream parlors, and in general are very popular with tourists and locals alike. There are several restaurant choices for both lunch and dinner.

Marsha Brown (New Hope) Upscale soul food and classic Americanlambertville nj

Lambertville Station (Lambertville) Classic American

Karla’s (New Hope) Contemporary American

Princeton, NJ

Another wonderful town for walking, shopping, and eating; slightly more upscale than New Hope and Lambertville. PrincetonTaking in the sights of Princeton’s campus is another popular activity for both locals and tourists.

Consider visiting Thomas Sweet or Halo Pub to delight in some ice cream for a sweet finale to your special day!OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Rat’s Restaurant

Chamber Walk

Triumph Brew Pub

Blue Point Seafood

Ewing/Trenton Areaimage2

Metro Italian

Sal De Forte Italian

Malaga Portuguese and Spanish

Cooper’s Riverview Riverside view; Classic American

Along Route 1

Penang Pan-Asian

P.F. Changs

Palace of Asia Indian

Olive Garden

Shake Shack