SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The South Orange Village Center Alliance (SOVCA) announced that everyone’s favorite day of play is coming back to downtown South Orange  on Sunday, September 15th from 1 to 6pm. Once again the streets will be open to pedestrians and closed to vehicles for an amazing day of play in the streets of South Orange Village. 

SOVCA also stated that it needs many volunteers, contestants and sponsors to make this event happen each year. Help is needed to superviise art activities and carnival games,as well as handing out wristbands and setting up chairs. If you have an hour to two to spare, and would like to be involved, please email

The annual Town Hall Deli Sloppy Joe contest Is a chance to win a $100 gift card to Town Hall Deli. All are welcome to enter the PlayDay 2019 Sloppy Joe Easting Contest by filling out the contest application today! The contest is held on the main stage at 5pm as Play Day is winding down  

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Join the fun, and visit the sponsors booths as many will be there with helpful information and useful items to take home.

Additional information is available online at An event guide and map will be at the event  

PlayDay is part of Stay and Play Weekend, which runs from September 13th through September 15th.