BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Don’t miss the newest “Happening in the Heights” video this week giving residents all their great options for what’s going on in Town for the upcoming week!

The annual Mt. Carmel Feast, a five-day festival full of food, music, games, rides, fireworks, and other family fun, located at Mt. Carmel Field in Berkeley Heights, kicked off on Tuesday, July 16 and will run the rest of the week from 6 pm to 11pm, through the last night, Saturday night July 20, which will be the special “Family Fireworks” show that starts at 9pm.  Each Those five nights will include concerts, games, and traditional Italian food.

Each night will feature special entertainment that you won’t want to miss:

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  • Thursday, July 18 Missing Pieces Band & Another Time Band

  • Friday, July 19 The Jimmy’s

  • Saturday, July 20 Bon Jersey (Bon Jovi Tribute Band)

More information about the festival can be found here.

Happening in Town this week: Plainfield Avenue will be resurfaced at night (7pm until 6am) for 8 nights starting on Monday, July 22.  Also, there will be motor oil recycling at the DPW yard next week from Monday through Friday, from 7am until 3pm. Watch the video for all of the updates!

These weekly videos are a team effort between the Communications Committee and our Township Business Administrator, Liza Viana.  The two work together to make sure residents can easily find out what they need to know about important Township updates and all the great community events going on in town each week.

New videos are posted on Thursday nights on the Township Facebook page as well as on the Township YouTube Channel.  You can subscribe to the YouTube channel to make sure you don’t miss any episodes.  The features are a few minutes long, and highlight fun community events that you won’t want to miss.

Have an event you would like to feature?  Please email the Communications Committee ( to let us know.  Featured events need to be open to the public, and should be supporting local, non-profit organizations.  

The Berkeley Heights Communications Committee Founded in 2010, the Berkeley Heights Communications Committee (BHCC) is an all-volunteer committee consisting of business owners, community leaders, and residents of Berkeley Heights Township. The BHCC’s mission is to maximize the transparency of Township activities as well as promote both public and private sector initiatives aimed at enhancing the quality of life for local community members. For more information, visit the Township’s website at, or email the committee at: