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November 1, 2013

Holiday in the Park set for Saturday

WEST ORANGE — Holiday in the Park will be hosted by the city of West Orange is from 9 a.m.  until dusk, Saturday, Nov. 2, at the park next to city hall, 2700 Western Ave.

A wide variety of food  and holiday gift items and crafts will be available during the event.

The goal of the festival committee is to have a hometown, community festival bringing in people to celebrate the holiday season.  The event will have food booths, craft booths, children’s activities and local entertainment.

The City of West Orange will present the citiy’s newly designed afghan for sale at the festival. The throw will sell for $45 each and will make wonderful collector items and/or Christmas gifts.

The city will also host a children’s area at the festival that will include a free Moonwalk and kids’ craft activities.   

As always, there is no gate fee for the festival.

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