City of Newark Kicks Off 350th Anniversary with Free “Family Fun Festival”at Military Park on Saturday Afternoon, October 17th
By Post Tuesday, September 22 2015 @ 03:18 PM EDT
NEWARK, NJ – Sept. 22, 2015 --The Newark Celebration 350 Committee (NC350) and the Military Park Partnership announced today that it will host a full day of family-friendly events in the newly renovated Military Park on Saturday, October 17 from 11 a.m. to 5p.m. to help kick off Newark’s 350th Anniversary and preview plans for a year-long celebration in 2016. Anchoring the day will be a parade, a series of live concerts and performances, arts and crafts, various demonstrations and global cuisine representing all the communities of Newark. NC350 is a broad coalition of arts, community, academic, business and government organizations all based in Newark.