BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Bloomfield's Back-To-School party and backpack giveaway will take place Saturday August 25 at Foley Field. Registration for the backpack giveaway is required. 

The annual event, sponsored by Bloomfield Mayor Michael Venezia and the Township of Bloomfield Council, is hosted by the Bloomfield Democratic County Committee. 

The fun starts at 3 p.m. and continues until 7 p.m. The party will include a DJ, pizza,  bouncy house, and face painting. At the 2017 event members of the council joined the students for the cha-cha-slide. 

The backpack giveaway takes place at 4 p.m. and requires registration. To register call Paula Peikes at Township Hall at 973-690-4017.