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Woodland Park Memorial Day Street Fair and Parade
May 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on May 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on May 25, 2019 at 3:00 pm
One event on May 26, 2019 at 3:00 pm
One event on May 27, 2019 at 11:00 am
WHEN: Street Fair & Parade (Vendor Booths): Monday, May 27, 2019 – 11AM to 6PM
Carnival: Thursday thru Monday – May 23 – 27, 2019
Carnival hours: Thurs. thru Fri. 6PM to 10PM, Sat. & Sun. 3PM to 10PM
Memorial Day Street Fair and Community Parade event featuring vendors offering arts, crafts, gifts and more, plus food, children’s activities, entertainment, parade and more.
The street will be transformed into a giant town block party. The special kids section will be brimming with all kinds of fun stuff to do. There will be kiddie rides, face painting, sand art, temporary tattoos, pony rides and petting zoo. This event brings the whole community together. Local merchants and businesses will showcase their shops and offer their special sales. Everyone will surely enjoy the open air cafes along the street fair route offering a wide selection of delicious foods such as hot dogs, ice cream, chicken fingers, zeppoles, shish-ka-bobs, fresh squeezed lemonade, Italian Ices, french fries, hamburgers, sausage and pepper sandwiches, cheese steaks, and much more.
For your shopping pleasure JC Promotions, Inc. promoter of the Street Fair will feature many creative new merchandise dealers offering lots of great bargains and unique items for all.
There will be live entertainment all day long.
- West Paterson Memorial Day Carnival (Campy’s Blue Star Amusements)
Thursday thru Monday – May 23 thru 27, 2019
- Memorial Day (Monday) – Street Fair with Arts & Crafts Vendor Booths (J. C. Promotions)
9:30AM there will be a Firemen’s Memorial Ceremony (McBride Avenue & Memorial Drive)
10:30AM there will be a War Memorial Ceremony (McBride Avenue & Brophy Lane)