Einstein was born on March 14th - 3.14 - the numeric equivalent of Pi! Every year the town of Princeton celebrates with an irrational number of events! Pie Eating, Pie Judging, Pie Throwing, Pi Recitation, Pizza Pie and Cupcake Decorating Contests! (Nearly all events are free but purchasing a VIP pass guarantees seating and participation to the main Pi Day Princeton events! Events with prize money are for contestants 12 yrs and younger!)
Every year the town of Princeton celebrates with an irrational number of events! Pie Eating, Pie Judging, Pie Throwing, Pi Recitation, Pizza Pie and Cupcake Decorating Contests!
For the non- competitive types, there are Surprise Birthday Parties and Dinky Rides with Einstein, a Pi-Rade, a children’s violin demonstration, family friendly self guided Grub Crawls, a Pi Day inspired family movie and professionally guided tour of Einstein’s neighborhood. Adults can enjoy a guided Pub Crawl!
Princeton is honored to host the world to celebrate our most beloved Princeton genius!
Click here for the expanded schedule with a full description for each event!
Princeton Tour Company & Nassau Inn
Yankee Doodle TapRoom, McCaffrey’s SuperMarket, Morven Museum & Garden, Princeton Symphony Orchestra, Princeton Garden Theater, Princeton Pi, Palmer Square Management, Princeton Public Library, Historical Society of Princeton, House of Cupcakes & Paul Robeson Center for the Arts
EVENTS ARE FREE TO ATTEND; however, registration for prized events and VIP packages require pre-payment for guaranteed participation and seating.
Pi Recitation, Einstein Look A Like, Cupcake Decorating Registration – $3.14 per contestant | Ages 12 and under | Guarantees participation in Pi Recitation & Einstein Look A Like events | Winners of Einstein Look A Like & Pi Recitation contest each receive $314.15
VIP Individual Full Day Fun Pack – SOLD OUT $3.14 per person | Guaranteed VIP Seating at free events; Judgeship for Einstein Look A Like & Apple Pie Contest; One Complimentary Pie Throw and Guaranteed participation in Albert Einstein Walking Tour and Pie Eating Contest
March 10th & 14th, 2018
All Day – March 10th & March 14th, 2018
Most events are free and located in downtown Princeton; however, purchase of contestant registration guarantees participation. (VIP packages are sold out.)
Click here for the expanded descriptions and rules for each event!
*Einstein Surprise Birthday Party requires direct registration with Morven Museum & Garden – pls see expanded document for more information
Most events are free; however VIP guests pay in advance of the event for increased access for participation provided VIP’s arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled event. Payment is a one-time upfront payment with no refunds for cancellations for any reason.
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