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Mayor's Special Events & Recreation


From Mayor's Special Events and Recreation we are pleased to offer the following community events:

If anyone has any questions on the following Special Events, please feel free to contact the recreation office at 908-756-0247.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Outdoor Movie Night - Disney & Pixar's Coco at Vermeule. Bring a the whole family and a blanket, lawn chairs and snacks.

Saturday, October 6, 2018
Senior Citizen's Picnic from Noon - 3:00 pm at Vermeule

Sunday, October 28, 2018
Halloween Parade. For further details, visit the Halloween Parade page.

Sunday, November 25, 2018
Tree lighting ceremony and Santa Comes to Town. Event is at the Vermeule Community Center starting at 4:00 pm. For more information go to the Winter Holiday Celebration page.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
House Decorating contest. For more information, visit the Best Holiday Decorated Home page.

Past Events

Saturday, March 24, 2018 (Rain Date 3/31/18)
Easter Egg Hunt starts promptly at 2:00 pm at Vermeule Community Center grounds. Bring your own basket. For more information, visit theEaster Egg Hunt page.

Saturday, April 14, 2018 (Rain Date 4/15/18)
Fishing Derby. For more information, visit the Fishing Derby page.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 (No Rain Date)
Clean the Town

Monday, May 28, 2018
Memorial Day Ceremony

Wednesday, June 13, 2018  (Rain Date: June 15)
Recreation Picnic marking the end of the baseball, softball, coach-pitch and t-ball season. For more information, visit the Spring Ball page.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 
NP's Got Talent at 4:00 pm on the Vermeule Community Center stage. For more information, visit the NP's Got Talent page.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Independence Day Parade at 10:00 am

Saturday, July 7, 2018 (Rain Date:  July 8th)
Community Day at 4:30 pm at W. End School 
Grupo Coqui Latin Music  5:30-7:00 pm
The Jersey Shades  7:30-9:15 pm
Followed by Fireworks

Wednesday, July 11
7:30-9:00 pm Concert at Vermeule Stage
Zaire - featuring North Plainfield Alumni

Monday, July 16, 2018
Car Cruise

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
7:30-9:00 pm Concert at Vermeule Stage
Smooth Band Orchestra - Sounds of Motown

Wednesday, August 8, 2018-cancelled
7:30-9:00 pm Concert at Vermeule Stage
ReUNITED - Sounds of the 70's-80's

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
7:30-9:00 pm Concert at Vermeule Stage
Ross Griswold and the 2nd Line

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
7:30-9:00 pm Concert at Vermeule Stage
Tuesday at Eight - Oldies But Goodies