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Highland Park Borough
Thursday August 4th, 2022 :: 03:30 p.m. EDT


What's Happening in Highland Park!

Here's a round-up of what's new and what's happening in Highland Park, NJ.

National Night Out8/9
Come join our police officers for an evening of fun and community engagement from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the Irving School Playground, 121 South 11th Avenue.  This event will include a DJ, caricaturist, bounce houses and local organizations to help promote police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. 

Parkstock Outdoor Summer Concert Series, 8/11 & 8/18
Highland Park’s new concert series continues on Thursday nights @ Donaldson Park, Grove 1, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Select food vendors will be available.

Outdoor Movie Theater, 8/6 & 8/20
Join Main Street Highland Park on Saturday night at 9:00 p.m. at the Municipal Lot on Raritan Avenue between 2nd & 3rd Avenues for the outdoor movie series. Up next: Network (8/6) and Summer of Soul (8/20).

Night Owl Market, 8/6
Join us for Main Street Highland Park’s Artisan, Crafter & Maker Markets, which run from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on select Saturdays in the municipal parking lot on Raritan Avenue.

Food Pantry Distribution, 8/11, 8/13, 8/25 & 8/27
The Highland Park food pantry distribution will take place in the parking lot of the Highland Park Community Center, 220 South 6th Avenue. Visit the Borough website for additional dates. For more information contact Nicole Huff at (732) 819-0052 x3115.

Arts in the Park, 9/11
Be sure to check out Main Street Highland Park’s annual Arts in the Park street festival in downtown Highland Park which run from 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Townwide Garage Sale, 9/17 & 9/18
Don’t miss Highland Park’s annual town-wide garage sale weekend from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. where residents and downtown businesses sell their stuff and others come to scoop up all the great bargains!

Highland Park Public Library goes fine-free
The Library is now FINE-FREE on all print and media materials! All items are also eligible for auto-renewal.
Highland Park Public Library Centennial Bingo
Join the 100th anniversary celebration of the library by playing Centennial Bingo.  Enter for a grand prize chance to win a bicycle from a local bike shop. 
H.P. Gives a Hoot
Highland Park Gives a Hoot offers free groceries to Highland Park families in need of support.  Distributions are every Tuesday from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the Zone 6 Teen Center, 600 Benner Street.

Highland Park Borough
221 South 5th Avenue
Highland Park, NJ 08904

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Non-emergencies: 732-572-3400

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