FANWOOD, NJ - You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy Fanwood's fourth annual St. Patrick's Day Fundraiser today at the Fanwood train station.
Underway since 12:30 p.m., the party with a purpose runs until 9:30 p.m. and features local musicians, step dancers, plenty of food and activities. Proceeds from the event will benefit Children's Specialized Hospital and the Scotch-Plains Fanwood Music Boosters Association.
Performers include Irish musicians, step dancers, bagpipers, and the Park Middle School Jazz Band.
The price is $10 at the door. Children under age five are free. Organized by Brian Walter of Oh' Brian's Pourhouse, sponsors include Oh' Brian's on the Green, Seafare Chippery. Be Craftful is engaging children with face painting, glitter tattoos, and other crafts. Nick’s Pizza has prepared corned beef and cabbage and, of course, pizza.