Somerset County invites you to...
Explore the vast history of Somerset County through a variety of different experiences.
Learn what life was like 50... 100... or even 200 years ago.
Discover our individual Revolutionary War histories—major contributions to the County’s designation as a Crossroads of the American Revolution State Heritage Area.
...on YOUR Journey Through the Past!
October 9 & 10, 2021
Saturday & Sunday
Union County’s annual public heritage event, made possible with the cooperation of staff and volunteers at 35 house museums and historic sites, is a free two-day event which opens the doors to more than 370 years of history throughout the county.
October 16 & 17, 2021
Saturday & Sunday
Somerset County Parks
Whippany Railway Museum
Pumpkin Patch Trains
October 3 thru October 17, Sundays
Howell Living Historic Farm
Delaware River Excursions
Great Pumpkin Train
Through October 17
1601 Irving St, Rahway, NJ
October 9, 2021
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Old School Kung-Fu Double Feature
Kung-Fu classics: Super Power & Demon Strike
October 15, 2021
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hunchback of Notre Dame with Lon Chaney
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
The Plainfield Symphony - Charles Prince, Musical Director
Evelyn Estava: Soloist
George Walker: Lyric for Strings
Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56
Alison Bolshoi: soloist
Brian Cheney: soloist
Music selections to include Gershwin, Rogers and Hammerstein, Holiday music and more
January 22, 2022, 3pm
Ulysses S. Kay: Six Dances for String Orchestra
William Grant Still: Danzas de Panama
Aldemaro Romero: Fuga Con Pajarillo
Haydn: Symphony No. 45 in F# minor ("Farewell")
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 in C Major ("The Great")
Itay Goren: Soloist
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4in G major, Op. 58
Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Avenue Plainfield, NJ 07060
August 20, 2021
Warinanco Park - Roselle, NJ
Community Access Unlimited is seeking artists, musicians, singers and dancers to share their creative passions and participate in Arts in the Park from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. CAU is a Union County-based, statewide nonprofit that works to integrate people with disabilities and youth at risk into the general community through comprehensive supports. The Arts in the Park Program is made possible in part by a 2021 HEART grant.
August 13-15, 2021
Greenwood Lake Air Show
Greenwood Lake Airport, West Milford, NJ
August 18, 2021
Atlantic City Air Show - Thunder over the Boardwalk
Atlantic City Beachfront, Atlantic City, NJ
September 04-05, 2021
Millville Wings & Wheels Airshow
Millville Municipal Airport, Millville, NJ
Featuring the USAF F-22 Raptor Jet Demonstration Team and the US Army Golden Knights Parachute Team. Classic Car Show, Military Air Power, Warbirds, Static Displays, Food and Family Fun! Bring your lawnchair! Safety is top priority. No coolers. No pets. No smoking. No alcohol. For security purposes, all persons and property may be subject to search.
Help Plainfield Girl Scouts become their best possible selves by sharing your knowledge and skills as a member of the service unit team. Several roles make up the service unit team. From year-round positions to roles that just take two months of your time, there are plenty of ways to cultivate an amazing Girl Scout experience for local girls.
Ready to learn more?
Contact us at SUTeams@gshnj.org for more information or join us for an info session to discover which position is right for your skills and interests:We hope to see you there!
Whether your feeling loyal or a bit rebellious, this 4th of July celebrate history with a self-guided tour. Presented by Leanne Manna, the Battle Of the Short Hills offers a Redcoat or Patriot audio tour through local historical sites. Follow the Redcoats trail as they try to coax Washington into the plains, or follow the Patriots as they counter Howe's advances.
Sydney McLaughlin, a 2017 graduate of Union Catholic, ran 51.90 to win the 400-meter hurdles and earn a spot on her second Olympic Team.
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