ELIZABETH, NJ – The country came to the city tonight, Nov. 1, when the free to the public Harvest Fest was celebrated in the Bank of America parking lot on Jefferson Avenue.

There were hayrides, games, a petting zoo, and plenty of pumpkins to paint.

The free event was hosted by the City of Elizabeth Department of Health & Human Services, Department of Recreation, Office of Youth Services, and Union County Freeholder Sergio Granados.