July 18, 2019 4:00 pm Local waitstaff will put their tray-balancing skills to the test at the 9th Annual Waiters’ Race, an event exclusively held by the Princeton Merchants Association. The event kicks off on Thursday, July 18th at 4:00 pm at Princeton Shopping Center (around the courtyard). This event is a true celebration of the servers and staff who take care of over 60,000 guests a week throughout Princeton. Servers from Princeton area restaurants will race while balancing full glasses of water on their trays. The winners will take home cash, prizes and bragging rights for the next year!
An Evening With Bollywood
September 21, 2019 5:00 pm Join the Arts Council of Princeton at Princeton Shopping Center to celebrate a night of Indian culture! This is a free community event. 5-6pm Bollywood-inspired art projects (paper lanterns, beaded jewelry making, marigold necklaces); henna tattoos; free yoga workshop; Indian street snacks 6-7pm Bollywood dance performance by NachNation 7-8pm DJ Dance party with DJ Atresh; Malabar tasting tent
Tricks and Treats
October 19, 2019 3:00 pm Gear up for Halloween at TRICKS & TREATS with Arts Council of Princeton and Princeton Shopping Center. Design a custom canvas bag for trick-or-treating and contribute to a community mural. Join Alex and the Kaleidoscope for a sing-along and find out why pumpkins are orange with a hands-on DNA experiment with the Graduate Molecular Biology Outreach Program of Princeton University. Get a taste of Sweetberry Bowls’ seasonal specials, like a Sweet Pumpkin Bowl or Smoothie. The event concludes with a parade throughout the Princeton Shopping Center to Trick-or-Treat with PSC stores! This is a free community event.
Day of the Dead
November 2, 2019 3:00 pm The Arts Council of Princeton and Princeton Shopping Center present the annual Day of the Dead celebration! Celebrate Mexico’s El Día de Los Muertos with strolling mariachis, sugar skull decorating, face painting, and more! Learn about the traditions of this rich cultural holiday at this free, family-friendly afternoon event. Day of the Dead is observed throughout the world at this time of year (in connection with Halloween and All Souls’ Day), where families and friends gather to remember and honor those who have died. This is a free community event.
Cookies with Santa
December 7, 2019 12:00 pm The Princeton Shopping Center presents: Cookies with Santa! Everyone is invited to spend the afternoon with Santa. More information to come on this great annual event!