The parade route will begin at 9:00 AM at the NJ State House in Trenton (Please arrive at 8:45 AM). We turn right onto South Warren Street and continue onto East Lafayette Street (between South Warren and South Broad Street), which is where the post-parade celebration will be located. The parade will have a police escort.
Directions to the NJ State House
From the East: Take 195 west to Route 29 north (toward Lambertville). Exit right at Memorial Drive. Follow signs for the Capitol Complex and proceed through the light at the end of the ramp. After the light, make a sharp first right and proceed making a semi-circle around the parking area. Pass through the light into the Capitol Complex.
From the South: Take Route 206 north or 295 north, and follow directions to 195 west to Route 29 north (toward Lambertville). Follow directions above for traveling from the east.
From the West: Enter Trenton via Delaware River toll bridge (Route 1 north). Exit at Route 29. Take Route 29 north (toward Lambertville). Exit right at Memorial Drive. Follow signs for the Capitol Complex and proceed through the light at the end of the ramp. After the light, make a sharp first right and proceed making a semi-circle around the parking area. Pass through the light into the Capitol Complex.
From the North: Take Route 1 south to the last New Jersey exit ("Capitol Complex"). Turn right onto Warren Street and go to the light where you will make a left onto Market Street. Pass through the next light at William Trent Place and bear right following signs for the Capitol Complex.
Parking: Limited free public parking is available in the State House Garage. It is accessed from the rear entrance to the Capitol Complex, off Route 29. Proceed to the guard booth and have picture ID ready to gain access to the garage.
Metered, on-street parking is available along West State Street. Several pay lots are located within walking distance. Accessible parking is available in the parking garage and on West State Street in front of the State House and Annex and across the street from the State House.
Direct rail service to the Trenton Transit Center is provided by NJ Transit (1-800-582-5946). The train station is accessible and has a taxi stand at the rear of the station. There is also an ATM and fast food available there.
FROM THE TRAIN STATION
Walking: South Clinton Avenue runs along the left side of the train station. Proceed up the avenue (to your right when facing the road) one block and make a left onto East State Street. (You'll soon pass the Department of Environmental Protection on your left.) At one point, the street becomes a pedestrian mall. After the mall, the street becomes West State Street. The State House is two blocks up on the left. The walk takes 10-15 minutes.
Cabs: Cabs are available at the rear of the station or from one of the services below.
Buses: Buses stop in front of the train station at the corner of South Clinton Avenue. Most service West State Street and the State House.