Are you ready for a big summer blowout? For most people, Labor Day signifies the end of the summer. If you are like most New Jersey residents, you are looking to have a great time on this holiday weekend. The team at American Wear has compiled some of the best events going on in our great state this Labor Day. Sit back and take a look at all of the events you can take advantage of this Labor Day weekend.
The Feast of Saint Joseph in Lodi, NJ
One of the most highly anticipated family events on Labor Day each year is the Feast of Saint Joseph in Lodi, NJ. This event takes place at Saint Joseph Church and features great Italian food, rides and games for the children. This feast will be help on Labor Day Monday from 2 to 10 pm.
The Annual Scandinavian Fest
If you are looking for a great family festival where you and your kids can learn more about other cultures, the Scandinavian Fest in Vasa Park is a great option. There will be Nordic food, crafts, live entertainment and a variety of special events for a kid. This event will be held on Sunday September 3rd from 10 am to 6 pm rain or shine. The address is as follows: 1 Vasa Dr, Hackettstown, NJ.
The Riverdale Labor Day Street Fair
The Riverdale, NJ street fair has been one of the most popular Labor Day events in the past few years. The fun filled festivals boasts a number of local music acts and exhibits. Children will be able to have fun on rides and a rock wall, while parents can enjoy food and handmade crafts. You can attend this street fair on September 4th from 10 am to 5pm.
The South Plainfield Labor Day Celebration
The South Plainfield Middle School will be hosting a parade on Maple Avenue at 10 am on Labor Day. This is one of the oldest and biggest parades in the area. Come on out to see clowns, bagpipers and a number of homemade floats. This parade will go all through town and will end up at the middle school.
The Passaic River Labor Day Paddle
Are you looking for some excitement with your Labor Day celebration? Essex County Environmental Center in Roseland, NJ will be hosting a leisurely paddle down this historic river. This event will be on September 4th from 10 am to 4 pm. The canoe rentals will be $30, but the scenery and memories you make are totally free.
The Indo-American Fair in West Windsor, NJ
The Indo-American Fair in West Windsor, NJ is one of the premier arts and culture events of the year. Attending this event will allow you to view art and get a sense of the Indian culture. There will be lots of food on hand and a variety of exhibits for the kids to enjoy. You can attend this fair on September 2nd or 3rd from 11 am to 7 pm at the Mercer County Park.