It’s a beautiful day for Newarkers to gather on the river together in praise!
Join us at Riverfront Park from 4-7pm for the 2nd Annual Praise by the Passaic Gospel Festival hosted by Dr. Albert Lewis and featuring some of best gospel talent of Newark.
Don’t forget to wear white and to bring your blankets and lawn chairs!
Celebrate America’s birthday tonight at 9pm with a fireworks spectacular along the #Newark Riverfront as part of the “Thank You America” Festival taking place on July 4-5th on Clover Street in the Ironbound! Fireworks are best seen from the Soccer Field at Riverfront Park, located at Raymond Boulevard & Brill Street or along the Orange Boardwalk located on Raymond Boulevard between Somme and Van Buren Streets. Fireworks are sponsored by the City of Newark, Ironbound Business Improvement District, and East Ward Councilman Augusto Amador.
Tonight at #Newark Riverfront Park, special guest DJ Gonzalo Silva spinning the best house music from 7-9pm! Free and open to the public…see you at the Orange Sticks!
Did you know there will be fireworks on the riverfront in #Newark on Saturday @ 9pm celebrating America’s Independence Day??? Meet on the banks of the Passaic River and bring your blankets and chairs to enjoy the show! Sponsored by the Ironbound Business Improvement District, City of Newark, and East Ward Councilman Augusto Amador!
Newark celebrates the history and culture of hip-hop at the Orange Sticks in Riverfront Park with “Back to the Basics” Hip Hop Weekend on July 10-11th!
Catch the opening night with a screening of Nas: Time is Illmatic at Riverfront Park located on the River Watching Hill by the Orange Sticks on Friday, July 10th.
Come back on Saturday, July 11th for a day long focus on the 5 Elements of Hip Hop featuring a panel discussion about the origins and evolution of the genre with Jeff Billingsley of Cobblestone Multimedia LLC, Martha Diaz, Associate Producer of Nas: Time is Illmatic and Founder and Curator of Hip Hop Education Center, Du “Doitall” Kelly of the Legendary Lords of the Underground and 211 Media Group and hip-hop scholar Dr. JahJah Shakur, and performances in all the 5 Elements (emcee, deejay, b-boy/b-girl, graffiti, & beatbox) and an open mic cypher.
hashtags: #timeisillmatic #backtothebasics #newarkhiphopwknd
Celebrate America’s Independence this weekend with a one of a kind Newark Port Tour with Hackensack Riverkeeper!
Reserve your tickets now to tour the Passaic River, just $5 for Newark Residents and $15 for non-residents. Call (201) 341-8311, email firstname.lastname@example.org or purchase your tickets now at:
PayPal using email address email@example.com. Don’t forget to mark your date and time!
Please be advised that the 2nd Annual Praise by the Passaic Gospel Festival hosted by Dr. Albert Lewis has been postponed until Independence Weekend!
Join us next Sunday, July 5th from 4-7pm at Newark Riverfront Park as we gather together to praise by the river! Don’t forget to wear white!