Wondering what to do with this weekend? Below are the top picks that you and your family can enjoy this weekend:
Where/When: Saturday 5 to 10 p.m., Finch Park, Island Road, Ramsey
Why Go: Kick off the 4th of July celebration with Music by Peach Project and DARE Idol Performers before watching an amazing firework show.
Where/When: Sunday 5 p.m.; Tommy Fox's Public House, 32 S. Washington Ave., Bergenfield, 201-384-0900
Why Go: Get your dancing shoes on for live Irish music and dancing.
Where/When: Sunday 6:30 p.m.; Veteran's Memorial Park, Continental Avenue, River Edge
Why Go: Enjoy classic July 4th food and drink while listening to Soul Finger featuring River Edge resident Jeanie Marri under the pavilion.
Where/When: Sunday 10 p.m.; Blend, 17 Chestnut St., Ridgewood, 201-447-4343
Why Go: It’s a night out with friends taking in the sounds of big, hip, horn-driven, funky rhythm and blues band.
Where/When: Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Knights of Columbus, 79 Pascack Rd., Washington Township
Why Go: Browse the market for Jersey fresh fruits and vegetables that have been picked within the past 24 hours. Take home fresh baked breads, pies, and pastries.
Where/When: Saturday and Monday 11 a.m.; Chef Central, 240 Route 17 North, Paramus, 201-576-0100
Why Go: Don’t host a BBQ this weekend without checking out this food tasting by First Field Original Jersey Ketchup.
Where/When: Monday 7:30 a.m.; Veteran's Park, Bradford Street, Glen Rock 201-444-3169
Why Go: Support a good cause with two race options: a 5K for 8 years and older and a 2K for 10 and under.
Fourth of July Fireworks and Celebration
Where/When: Monday, 9 p.m.; Veteran's Field, N. Maple Avenue, Ridgewood
Why Go: The theme this year is "Celebrate the Constitution!" featuring entertainment by the Illumination Twirlers, Patriot Brass Ensemble, Skydivers - Fallin' Angels, and the Manhattan Dolls.
Pricing: Tickets will be on sale at the gates for $15 for adults and $10 for children ages 6-12. Children under 5 are free.
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