Easter Sunday Celebration

Mayor Ras J. Baraka, the Newark Municipal Council, the Department of Recreation, Cultural Affairs, and Senior Services, and Deputy Mayor of Community Engagement Jacqueline Quiles, will host an Easter Sunday Celebration on Sunday, April 16, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Vince Lombardi Center of Hope, located at 201 Bloomfield Avenue, in the City’s North Ward.

The FREE family event will offer music, games, cupcake decoration, an egg hunt, a fashion show, face-painting, and raffles.

“We are proud to bring seasonal joy to our residents,” Mayor Baraka said. “I hope that Newark families join us at this family celebration of renewal and transformation.”

The event is free and open to the public. Sponsors include: Hispanic Firefighters, Hispanic Law Enforcement, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, and Camacho Floats. 

For more information, contact the Office of Community Engagement at (973) 733-4310.