BAYONNE, NJ - Mayor Jimmy Davis and members of the Bayonne City Council have invited residents from across the region to attend the 2019 Bergen Point Fall Festival.

Organized by the City of Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) and the Bergen Point Merchants, the event will be held Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 12:00 noon until 6:00 p.m.

Located from 5th Street to Cottage Street on Broadway the annual Festival is just steps away from the foot of the Bayoone Bridge and will include live musical entertainment, dancing, free inflatable rides, balloon sculpture, sand art, face painting, a dog costume contest, great food, and wonderful shopping opportunities by our Bergen Point Merchants and specialty vendors. 

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“The Festival will offer a day of fun for the entire family," Davis promised.

Among the highlights of the day will be the dog costume contest offering prizes for first, second, and third place winners, and a free pet blanket for all dogs that enter. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with the contest kicking off at 12:00 noon. 

Sponsorship and vendor opportunities are still available with more information on both available by contacting Dee Dee Bottino at the Bayonne UEZ/SID by telephone at 201-858 6357, or by email at 

The 2019 Bergen Point Fall Festival is supported by a grant from the New Jersey Department of State's Division of Travel and Tourism, and sponsors of the Bergen Point Fall Festival include RWJBarnabas Health, Catchmaster, and the Bayonne Hometown Fair. 

“I would like to thank the New Jersey Division of Travel and Tourism and our private sector sponsors for their support of the Bergen Point Fall Festival,” Davis concluded. “We invite our Staten Island neighbors, just ten minutes away, to come across the Bayonne Bridge for some great, family fun activities. Come join us on Saturday, October 19. We look forward to having a great time with all of you."