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PiDay Princeton 2020

March 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come celebrate Albert Einstein’s birthday with us here in Princeton with an irrational number of events!

On Saturday, March 14th (3.14) settle in for a day of Pie Eating, Pie Throwing, Pi Recitation, Pizza Pie and Cupcake Decorating Contests and more! Events with prize money are for contestants 12 yrs and younger!

For the non- competitive types, there are Surprise Birthday Parties, a Pi-Rade, story time and book signing and professionally guided tour of Einstein’s neighborhood.  Be sure to head to Landau’s at 102 Nassau Street to get commemorative tees!

Princeton is honored to host the world to celebrate our most beloved Princeton genius!

More info at princetontourcompany.com 


McCarter Theatre Center is running a Pi Day Offer for their show SLEUTH!

Use promo code: PIDAY to get your ticket for $31.40
during performances MARCH 10 – 14







Pi Day Schedule | Saturday 3.14.20

    •  9:00  a.m.   Apple Pie Eating Contest – 2nd Floor Dining Area inside McCaffrey’s Supermarket
    • 10:00 a.m.   Surprise Birthday Party for Albert Einstein – Princeton Room inside Nassau Inn
    • 10:30 a.m.   Einstein in Princeton Guided Walking Tour – 2nd Floor Lobby of Nassau Inn
    • 11:00 a.m.   “Richard Wesley Hamming: Man, Mathematician, and Mentor” – author signing and presentation – Princeton Public Library
    • 12:00 p.m.   Princeton School Gardens Cooperative Fundraiser – the bent spoon & LiLLiPiES
    • 12:30 p.m.   Einstein Look-A-Like Contest – Princeton Room inside Nassau Inn
    •  1:00 p.m.    Learn to recite Pi from the first person to achieve 10,000 digits! –Princeton Room inside Nassau Inn
    •  1:30 p.m.    Pi Recitation Contest – Princeton Room inside Nassau Inn
    •  1:59 p.m.   “Our Magnetic Universe” Presentation by Dr. Susan Clark, Institute for Advanced Study Member
    • 2:00 p.m.    Einstein Gallery Talk  – Historical Society of Princeton at 354 Quaker Bridge Road
    •  2:45 p.m.    Pizza Pi Competition – Princeton Pi
    •  3:14 p.m.    Pie Throwing Event – Palmer Square Green
    •  4:00 p.m.   Complimentary Wedding/Vow Renewal & Prom-posal Ceremonies – Princeton Pi
    •  5:00 p.m.   Cookbook Signing – Lillipies – 301 Harrison Street

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March 14
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


On the Green at Palmer Square
40 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08542
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