CRANFORD - On Wednesday, July 4, 2018, a fireworks display will be the highlight of Cranford’s
Annual Fourth of July Celebration. The day-long community festival will offer
something for everyone, including canoe races, a one-mile fun run and a four-mile run,
plus food vendors in the park. There will also be amusement rides and games at 5 p.m.
The festivities will begin at 9:00 a.m. with canoe races scheduled at the Cranford Canoe
Club, 250 Springfield Ave., Cranford, NJ. Registration will be immediately before the
races at 8:30 a.m. on July 4 th at the Canoe Club.
The Jaycees will conduct their Annual Firecracker Run beginning with a one-mile Fun
Run at 8:30 a.m. and a four-miler at 9:00 a.m. at Nomahegan Park, Springfield Ave.,
Cranford, NJ. For more info regarding registration and the race go to
The fireworks will begin at 9:15 p.m. at Nomahegan Park, Cranford, NJ. Limited parking
will be available at Union County College, 1033 Sprinfield Ave, Cranford, NJ, however,
residents are urged to walk if possible. RAIN DATE FOR FIREWORKS ONLY WILL
BE ON THURSDAY, JULY 5th . For more information, call the Cranford Recreation &
Parks Department at (908) 709-7283.