Rutherford’s 42nd Annual Labor Day Street Fair will be held
Monday, September 4th - 10:00am-5:00pm
The Street Fair will take place on and around Park Avenue in Downtown Rutherford from Ames Avenue to Donaldson Avenue and is being produced by Cliffhanger Productions.
Vendor Spaces still available, Contact Jimmy Spadola at 201-460-8335
The 42nd Annual Rutherford Labor Day Street Fair which historically attracts 25,000 – 30,000 attendees is now not only the oldest annual street fair in the Garden State but also be the largest one-day street festival in the state. In addition to the traditional street vendors, food trucks and antique fair, the event now includes rides and entertainment for kids, a children’s stage featuring a costume character musical revue, and other entertainment. There will also be walk around street performers including a stilt walker, balloon artist, jugglers and an array of variety entertainers along with an assortment of amusements to keep the kids entertained and attract young families. The event’s lineup of live musical acts includes Rutherford resident Lise Avery, host of the internationally syndicated WFDU show, “Anything Goes.” Lise will once again open the Labor Day Street Fair, as she has for the past few years. Lise plays music from the 40s through current music on her Monday morning FM program. The Total Soul Band will also perform. The Art Association of Rutherford members will be selling their paintings on the lawn of the Borough Hall. In addition, The NJ Hall of Fame Mobile Museum will also be a part of this year’s festival.
Street Closures and No Parking will enforced from the areas of Lincoln Park to the Train Station beginning at 6am on September 4th.