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Family Festival at Crane Park, Sept. 23


FamilyFest, Saturday, September 23 at Crane Park!


FamilyFest, sponsored by Montclair Learning Center and The Little Gym of Montclair, promises to be a wonderful event for families with children, whether new to town or have been here for generations. The festival will begin at 12PM – 4PM on Saturday, September 23rdat Crane Park. 


FamilyFest will host over 30 kid-centric businesses and services here in Montclair. Many games and interactive activities will be available for families to participate in. Facepainting & tattoos, Scavenger Hunt, Minecraft Mania Open Play, Brain bending puzzles, Cupcake decorating, Brain Bender Puzzles, Make healthy snacks, decorate cupcakes, and so much more!

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“Our vision is to create an environment for parents and kids to interact and connect,” says Israel Cronk, Executive Director. “We also want our businesses to showcase their goods and services that reinforces the reason so many families move to Montclair.”


Montclair Learning Center is MLC was founded in 2004 to provide high-quality, worthwhile, and affordable instruction and enrichment programs for the residents ofMontclair, NJ and neighboring communities. Learn everything about us here. They specialize in computer science, learning games, math, science, and technology.Based on this focus, we have evolved into a leading-edge STEM learning center.



The Little Gym of Montclair offers progressively structured classes and a positive learning environment. They create opportunities for your child to try new things and build self-confidence. Trained instructors nurture happy, confident kids through a range of classes such as parent/child classes and gymnastics, plus fun extras like parties, camps, and more. They provide a clean, safe environment where kids can be themselves and feel comfortable around both children and grown-ups.



The Montclair Center BID is directly responsible for the music performances, beautification projects including plants and decorations, banners, wayfinding signage and maintenance throughout the district. Working with the Township, local utilities and services and its renowned Ambassador staff, it ensures that the downtown Montclair area is clean, bright and in excellent working order. By encouraging dynamic collaboration, the Montclair Center BID also creates exciting events for shoppers and tourists, marketing opportunities for retailers and restauranteurs, and actively seeks to improve the area for businesses and residents.

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