Events below are subject to change. All are sponsored by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders


Annual “Christmas Carol Sing-a-Long around the Rotunda Christmas Tree

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the County Manager invite you to the annual “Christmas Carol Sing-a-long Around the rotunda Christmas Tree” on Friday, December 23rd, at 11:00 a.m. 

The event will be held in the rotunda of the Union County Courthouse building, 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, NJ.

County Manager Alfred J. Faella is the master of ceremonies. The event includes caroling, musical entertainment, and a visit from Santa.  Mr. and Mrs. Victor Fuzo of Roselle Park donated this year’s Christmas Tree in the rotunda, a blue spruce tree.

Holiday Nature Craft Show with Tree & Menorah Lighting

Usher in the holidays with the sights and sounds of the season at the 33rd Annual Holiday Nature Craft Show at Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside. This event also features a tree & menorah lighting.

Holiday Nature Craft Show


Trailside Nature & Science Center

Sunday, December 4
11:00 am  – 5:00 pm

Rain or Shine

Admission – free

Please contact the Parks & Recreation Reservation Desk for more information 908-527-4900 (Elizabeth) or 908-654-9805 (Westfield)