June 4th – 5th Annual Walk to the Water & River Day!

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Be a part of the celebration and join us on Saturday, June 4th for the 5th Annual Walk to the Water and River Day in partnership with Newark Celebration 350!

Meet on the steps of Newark City Hall at 11am and Walk to the Water in symbolic reclamation of the Riverfront for the people!

Upon arrival at Riverfront Park, take part of the River Day festivities and get a taste of the upcoming 2016 season with a day filled with family friendly fun and activities featuring:

Keynote Speaker:  Dr. John Johnson, Jr. & Junius Williams / Newark Celebration 350

Performances by:

Shabazz High School Marching Band

Poetry by Urban Kween
Son del Caribe
Rancho de Casa Ribatejo
Maurice Chestnut
Capoeira Mucurumim
Los Pleneritos
The Violin Diva – Charisa Rouse

New Ark 350 Play by Yendor Productions

Boat Tours with the Hackensack Riverkeeper

Hosted by Tehsuan Glover

Fitness Activities:


Don’t miss Riverfront Park’s opening day and celebrate Newark’s 350th in the place where it all began, down by the River!

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