To celebrate the long-awaited completion of the first segment of park, Friends of Riverfront Park, Newark Riverfront Revival, and the Essex County Parks System have organized a day-long celebration featuring a tantalizing mix of Newark talent & activities.
Raymond Blvd and Brill St (map: http://bit.ly/K8u19R)
M1 bus to Ferry & Chrystie Streets, then walk 2 blocks north
Bring lawnchairs & blankets!
11 am–12:30 pm
Eighth Annual Passaic River Paddle Relay Race
See the finish of the race!
Commemorate the efforts of many to create the new park, with remarks by historian Dr. Clement Price.
Fun & free activities like capoeira, tennis, yoga, step dancing, art-making, face-painting, Double Dutch & Zumba!
Jazz & Blues, Spoken Word, DJ & Dancing.