UNION, NJ – Events for Union’s day-long July 4th Spectacular have been announced:

10:00 a.m. – 12th Annual All-American Soap Box Derby*

  • Festivities begin on Stuyvesant Avenue, between Mountainview and Tyler.

7:30 p.m. – Concert at Biertuempfel Park

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  • Enjoy a concert by Smooth Band and Orchestra.

9:00 p.m. – Fireworks at Biertuempfel Park

  • Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular

“Every year I look forward to our 4th of July festivities,” said Union Recreation Commissioner Suzette Cavadas. “This is a hometown experience and truly patriotic to celebrate this great county with your neighbors, family, and friends.” 

All events are family-friendly and free to the public.

*Boys and girls who wish to participate in the 12th Annual Township of Union All-American Soapbox Derby must be between the ages of 8-12 years old, be no more than 100 pounds, must be accompanied by a parent/guardian and must bring their own helmet.  Registration is currently open; deadline is on Wednesday, June 19.  Space is limited to the first 24 qualified contestants. To register, contact Union’s Recreation Department at 908-686-4200.