Category: Events

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...

17th Annual Spring Street Fair

On Sunday, June 2, 2013, the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 17th Annual Spring Street Fair along Main and New Streets in downtown Metuchen. The Street Fair and Craft Show attracts thousands...

Memorial Day Parade 2013

On Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2013 the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce honored our Purple Hearts with its 86th Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony. This Metuchen tradition is one of the area’s longest...

Disney Performing Arts meets Metuchen

Metuchen High School students (marching band, orchestra, chorus) got to experience what it’s like performing in front of an international audience from March 15-18, 2013. Disney Performing Arts OnStage is a unique educational program...

Metuchen High School – South Pacific

(Video has been edited for time considerations) The Metuchen High School Footlighters’ spring musical: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific. “Set in an island paradise during World War II, two parallel love stories are threatened...

2012 Jingle Bell Run/Walk®

2012 Jingle Bell Run/Walk® – Middlesex County, NJ Metuchen High School 400 Grove Avenue- Metuchen, NJ Sunday, December 2, 2012 Youth Honoree – Ryan Donnelly My name is Ryan Donnelly and I am 13...

59th Annual Winter Festival Parade 2012

The Season of Giving This year’s parade is different from past years. Not because of any gimmicks or special participants. It’s unique because we felt a real sense of community that afternoon. Even with...

Halloween Parade 2012

We’ll venture out to say that this could arguably be the most successful event the Chamber has sponsored this year! Or perhaps Metuchenites just couldn’t wait to get out of their homes after Sandy....

Metuchen vs Spotswood

via Star-Ledger Spotswood (26), Metuchen (28) Andre Corvil rushed 35 times for 176 yards and four touchdowns and Metuchen’s Dorian Miller stopped a two-point conversion attempt with 1:05 left as Metuchen beat Spotswood, 28-26,...

25th Annual Marching Band Home Show

On Oct. 7, JP Stevens High School Marching Band hosted the 25th annual Marching Band Home Show. Fifteen high school marching bands competed for honors that included best band, best music and best percussion....

49th Annual Metuchen Country Fair

October 6, 2012 was the perfect day for the 49th Annual Country Fair in downtown Metuchen. The Fair, geared for non-profit organizations and Chamber members was attended by hundreds of visitors filled Main Street and...

Edison Festival of Marching Band Competition

The weather could not have been more spectacular on Saturday, September 15th for the first weekend of USBands competition which kicked-off at four sites throughout the Mid-Atlantic. The Pride of Metuchen Marching Band participated in the Annual...

Middlesex Greenway Dedication

The old Lehigh Valley railroad corridor has now officially been transformed into the Middlesex Greenway. The Middlesex Greenway evolved by converting the abandoned Lehigh Valley Railroad into a 3.5-mile linear County Park Trail from...

Metuchen Town Soccer Club

The Metuchen Town Soccer Club organizes a recreational soccer program that emphasizes equal participation and instruction for all while de-emphasizing winning and losing, league standings and all-star concepts. Their goal is for children to...

Pride of Metuchen Marching Band

Metuchen got a glimpse of what the Pride of Metuchen Marching Band has in store for the 2012-2013 Season at last weekend’s football halftime performance. The heat of the afternoon sun didn’t deter the...

Metuchen Bulldog Football

Controversy in Metuchen-Dunellen game, Metuchen coach Sal Mistretta protests a key call – So I say to him ‘We’re paying the guy for situations like this, so why don’t you ask him?’ “Then the...