Category: Events

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....

Lincoln Highway 100th anniversary tour

Vehicles old and new rolled into town Saturday as part of thecross-country Lincoln Highway 100th anniversary tour. They rode in from New York City to traverse the nation’s first coast-to-coast highway. The visitors were...

Fuce 5K 2013

The Fuce 5K is an event sponsored by the Fuccile Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to the service and support of local families affected by tragedy. Metuchen Father’s Day race to help those in...

Metuchen Farmers Market 2013

By Nelson Li – The Metuchen Farmers Market has been in existence since 1997, but has enjoyed a revitalization starting 2011, when it grew from a few farmers to more than a dozen top-notch...

Junebug Artfest 2013

Inspiration for the Junebug surfaced in Linda Vonderschmidt-LaStella’s studio in the Fall of 2007. Since then, she has been an enthusiastic promoter of the event. As such, has dreamed of the day it would...

Edgar School Arts Festival

The Fifth Annual Edgar Middle School Arts Festival – an evening exhibiting the artwork of the students of Edgar Middle School on Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm. Features artwork from the...

Cruise Nights 2013

Motors are running, oldies are playing and families are enjoying both. Cruise Nights offer the opportunity for a stroll down Main Street while viewing the art, muscle and uniqueness of antique, collectible and performance...