Parks Special Event Calendar

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Wild-Earth-Fest & Touch-a-Truck

Climb aboard the big rigs! 11am to 5pm. Rain or shine. Watchung Reservation Loop. Admission: $4/person, ages 6 and under free. Special horn-free hour 10am to 11am for Special Needs and Sensitive ears.

Wild Earth Fest
11am to 5pm. Rain or shine. At Trailside Nature & Science Center. Admission: $4/person, ages 5 and under free.

Ticket price includes admission to both Touch a Truck and Wild Earth Fest
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Master Gardeners - Gardeners Fair & Plant Sale

Deer-resistant perennials, herb and veggie seedlings, and potted annuals in full flower are just some of the offerings for sale at the 26th annual Union County Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale on Sunday May 17, 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Demonstration Garden by the Trailside Nature and Science Center in the Watchung Reservation, in Mountainside. Admission is free, and free parking is available.

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Story Time at Trailside

3pm every Saturday and Sunday

Fishing Derby for People with Disabilities

Rhythm and Blues Festival

Noon - 6pm


Family Stone

@ Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield

More details coming soon.