April 11, 2014 at 8:15 PM
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - In celebration of Essex County's Cherry Blossom Festival, the county executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. is inviting the public to visit Branch Brook Park in Newark and enjoy a free Family Day on Saturday. The event will include an afternoon of family-fun with a variety of events including carnival games, music and other entertainment. Attendees should bring their own picnic lunch or may purchase food from vendors who will be on site and enjoy the picturesque views overlooking the lake.
The recently renovated and landscaped concert grove will host an afternoon of live performances, family activities and food vendors. The celebration will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
For more information, call 973-268-3500.