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(Event Canceled due to Inclement Weather)Union County Announces Date for Touch-a-Truck Event

Update May 19, 2023: Please note, this event has been canceled due to inclement weather. Following is the original press release.

The Union County Board of County Commissioners and the Department of Parks and Recreation would like to invite all residents to our Touch-A-Truck Event on Saturday, May 20, 2023 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Rahway River Park, located on St. Georges Avenue in Rahway.

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“This is a great, family-oriented event to attend with an exciting day of discovery and adventure for all visitors, said Commissioner Chairman Sergio Granados.”All of these vehicles are showcased for all guests to touch explore and get close to, even adults have a great time. I hope to see all of you in attendance!”

The Union County Touch-A-Truck event will offer visitors the opportunity to explore a range of vehicles, including those from the Union County Departments of Public Safety, Public Works, and Parks and Recreation. In addition, those attending will be able to get a ride on a monster truck – Webslinger, which will be one of the most popular attractions of the event.

Visitors will also have the opportunity to enjoy some of their favorite summer foods and snacks at the ShopRite Fill the Grill Food Truck, which will be offering complimentary samples. Other vendors will be on hand to offer ice cream and snacks for purchase.

Admission is free to children ages 6 and under, and is $5.00 per person for all other attendees. The event is set to run from 11am to 5pm, making it a perfect opportunity for families to spend a fun-filled day together.

For more information on Touch-A-Truck, or any event in the Union County Parks System, please visit our website at


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