BAYONNE, NJ - Though the calendar and weather says summer, plans are already underway for the region's premier fall festival.

The Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone/Special Improvement District (UEZ/SID) is seeking businesses, vendors, non-profit organizations, and sponsors for the annual Bergen Point Fall Festival.  

Held in conjunction with Bergen Point merchants, the free family event is scheduled for Saturday, October 19, and will be held from 12:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Broadway between 5th Street and Cotage Street.

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This year’s festival will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the City of Bayonne and include music and other entertainment, a dog costume contest, food, inflatable rides, balloon sculpture, sand art, face painting.

Anyone interested in being a sponsor or vendor of the event should ontact Dee Dee Bottino at the UEZ/SID by telephone at 201-858-6357, or by e-mail at

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