Category: Events

2011 New Jersey Festival of Ballooning

We can’t believe it’s already September! Where did the summer go? Well there was the New Jersey Festival of Ballooning in nearby Readington. Hot air balloons from around the world, ascended the sky with...

MMP Swim 4 A Cure 2011

On Sunday, July 24th the 110 athletes consisting of members of Metuchen Municipal Pool Swim & Dive Team along with their coaches, families and a team of Masters swimmers from the Metuchen YMCA, took...

Metuchen Farmers Market

Farmers Market every summer Saturday 9:00 – 2:00 The Metuchen Farmers Market is the center piece of Market Day. Located at the corner of New and Pearl streets just a block off of Main,...

Junebug ArtFest Third Night

EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT: 6:00 – 8:00 pm – Interactive events for children and adults in front of Borough Hall 6:00 – 9:00 pm – The always-popular “chalkwalk” near Borough Hall 6:00 – 9:00 pm...

Metuchen Pet Parade 2011

What a turnout! We declare this year’s PET PARADE a huge success! The staff did it again this year, bringing the annual crowd pleaser closer to most of the Junebug activities by holding it...

Junebug ArtFest Second Night

Here are the things that happened Friday June 10 at Metuchen’s Magical Mystery Junebug ArtFest. If you missed them, shame on you! Remember there are two more Fridays to experience Junebug. ARtFESt FAN CLUb!...

2011 Metuchen Street Fair

On Sunday, June 5, 2011, the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 15th Annual Spring Street Fair along Main and New Streets in downtown Metuchen. The Street Fair and Craft Show attracts thousands...

Edgar Middle School Art Exhibit

Each spring, typically in June, Edgar Middle School schedules a day for the students to showcase their paintings, drawings and all kinds of art pieces. After a stroll along a crowded Main Street for...

Junebug Artfest 2011 Opening Night

Celebrating Creativity Through the Eyes of a Bug by Joy Kreves Bugs are getting lots of press lately. New Jersey, where I live, has a Brown Marmorated Stinkbug problem that has developed in the...

Memorial Day Parade 2011

The sounds of rousing ragtime favorites from ‘Fred Lehotay’s Ragtimers’ reverberated across the Pearl St parking lot where folks gathered to start this year’s celebration of Memorial Day. The men and women in uniform...

Edgar School Spring Concert 2011

When Spring comes that usually means one thing – Spring Concert at our Middle School is right around the corner. Weeks prior to the event, our house reverberates with music from a violin and...

Watoto Children’s Choirs coming to Metuchen

Tue, 14th June 2011, 7:00pm Metuchen Assembly of God 130 Whitman Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840 732-549-4163 Watoto Children’s Choirs have travelled internationally since 1994 as advocates for the estimated 50 million children in Africa,...

Metuchen Little League Photos

Little League Baseball and Softball (officially, Little League Baseball, Incorporated) is a non-profit organization in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States which organizes local youth baseball and softball leagues throughout the U.S. and the rest...

72 miles South of Metuchen

In these pages, we like harping on the matter of our little town’s proximity to pretty much anything interesting. There’s of course ‘The City’ as the we like to call NYC and the hundreds...

Edgar School Winter Concert 2011

The Edgar Middle School Music Program held its annual Winter Concert on Wednesday, Jan. 19. The program, comprised of over 200 students, is under the supervision of Mary Lou Roma the district music supervisor....

Metuchen 2011 Fireworks

Thanks to the generosity of Metuchen Savings Bank, a proud member of the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce, the Borough lit up the sky with a New Year’s Eve Fireworks Extravaganza at midnight in...

‘Snowy’ day in Metuchen

Here in Metuchen, ‘snowy’ would be a huge understatement. Residents are reporting 2 to 3 feet of snow fell on the Brainy Borough. In the end, parts of New Jersey saw historic snow totals,...

Winter Festival Parade

On Sunday, November 28, Main Street Metuchen was teeming with excited kids both young and old for the 57th Annual Winter Festival Parade. The theme of this year’s fun-filled family event parade is “Sounds...

Metuchen Flag Football

Dan Misdea is a Metuchen resident and businessman who years ago was saddened to discover that local kids weren’t throwing the football in their yard as much as they used to. This sad realization...