Category: Events

Annual Spring Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 12th – Here comes Peter Cottontail arriving in Metuchen just in time for the Annual Spring Egg Hunt! There will be plastic eggs filled with candy and some special prize eggs. Bring...

Breaking the Chain Dinner

Tuesday, April 1 at 6:30pm Metuchen High School Come support us at the MHS Breaking the Chain Club’s annual dinner at Metuchen High School. Entertainment will include movies, slam poetry, choir performances, and dance...

Snowflake Series III

n Sunday, March 23, 2014, Metuchen children were once again treated to another fun-filled day of music and dancing! The third and last installment of the Children’s Winter Concert Series was presented at the...

Snowflake Concert Series

Family Arts of Metuchen presents the second installment of the Snowflake Concert Series featuring Preschool of Rock Feb. 23 at the Old Franklin Schoolhouse. It was another amazing sold-out event at the schoolhouse. Mike...

Main Street Snow 2014

Video by David Zetino via Youtube So what we could only hope as the last snowstorm of the season. The total snow which fell onto Metuchen streets was 13.1 inches (as of 9:30 a.m....

The Ryan Patterson Memorial Swim Meet

Text and photo by Heather Lee – January 26, 2014 – It was an amazing event with a few hundred people in attendance to benefit a wonderful cause…It is an annual fundraiser to benefit...

Sledding at Tommy’s Pond

Photos by Heather Lee for MetuchenLiving Where’s the best location to go sledding in Metuchen? Tommy’s Pond of course! Thomas Park or more commonly known in town as Tommy’s Pond was donated to the...

Next stop, Metuchen!

THREE RAILROADS SHAPE A CROSSROADS COMMUNITY This article focuses on the historical significance of three of New Jersey’s most influential railroads: the Pennsylvania, Reading, and Lehigh Valley; and how they influenced the social, cultural,...

60th Annual Winter Festival Parade

The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 60th Annual Winter Festival Parade Another year, another Winter Parade! And what a parade it was. We think this is the year when we took the...

USBands National Championships

A week after winning the New York State Field Band Championship, the West Genesee High School marching band won a national championship in New Jersey on Saturday night, November 2. The Wildcats took first...

Metuchen Zombie Invasion!

Prepare for the Apocalypse! A vile horde of zombies will invade Metuchen on Sunday, October 27, on a hungry hunt for brains in the Brainy Borough. They will gather and depart the Colonial Cemetery...

Halloween Parade 2013

The 3nd Annual HALLOWEEN PARADE and Trunk or Treat Sunday, October 27th The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce, together with the Metuchen Recreation Department present the 3rd Annual Halloween Parade and Trunk or Treat!...

Family Reading Night

What do you get when you put together in one roof, the following: Live music, book bingo prizes, crafts, face painting, a professional photographer, refreshments and book swapping? A Family Reading Night, that’s what!...

Pride of Metuchen Marching Band 2013

Congrats to All State Champs Participants! It was a Fantastic day one of States. Congratulations to the 2013 State Champions and to every band that performed. Metuchen, you were fabulous! Huge shoutout the to...

BeerFest ’13

Photos and Story by Heather Lee – If there is one thing I have learned, it’s that once Tyreen Reuter gets an idea in her head, it is going to happen. Queen of the...

Eryn Shewell & The Whiskey Devils

Eryn Shewell has developed a reputation as one of the premier up and coming voices on the scene today. Eryn has performed her unique blend of blues rooted americana infused with a taste of...

Seven Presidents Beach

You still have time, it’s not too late to enjoy the summer and the Jersey shore. One of our favorite ‘go-to’ places for sun and water is Seven Presidents Park. It is an oceanfront park in...

Festival of Ballooning 2013

READINGTON, NJ — At the largest summertime hot air balloon and music festival in North America, even the balloons rock! Each summer the skies over Central New Jersey are filled with the magic of ballooning as...

Swim Across America – Metuchen 2013

For the 6th year in a row, the Metuchen Municipal Pool Swim & Dive Team and membership community came together on an early Sunday morning in support of Swim Across America and the annual...

Junebug Nights

More than the art pieces and little trinkets on display. The Junebug Artfest during Metuchen summers is a community gathering. A celebration of the arts and the people that help create and support it....