2018 Spring Festival!

The 26th Annual Spring Festival will return to Hackettstown May 4, 5, 6, on the fields behind Centenary University on Fifth and Reese Avenues. This is a family favorite in the region and a fun way to welcome spring. Mars Wrigley Confectionary and Hackettstown Medical Center are the festival’s primary sponsors.  #SpringFestival.

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Recent Happenings

The 20th Annual Hackettstown-Wide Yard Sale is Saturday April 28th and Sunday April 29th! Reminder, the event raises funds for the HCCP Teen Night and DARE programs so this is a great opportunity to help support these programs and make sure your yard sale gets noticed!   CLICK HERE for a copy of the poster
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Hackettstown To Host 2nd Annual Maifest Celebrating warm weather, flowers, life & libation, the Hackettstown BID will kick off its 2nd Annual town-wide Maifest to take place Saturday, May 19 from 12pm til dark, on the block located between the streets of Main at Grand Avenue and Valentine Street. Bea McNally’s Irish Pub will once again […]
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The 26th Annual Spring Festival will return to Hackettstown May 4, 5, 6, on the fields behind Centenary University on Fifth and Reese Avenues. This is a family favorite in the region and a fun way to welcome spring. Mars Wrigley Confectionary and Hackettstown Medical Center are the festival’s primary sponsors. Mars Wrigley Confectionary will host […]
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These are the Winners of our St. Patricks Day Parade Coloring Contest: Kindergarten-1st Grade: Chase Davila (Kindergarten at Willow Grove School) 2nd Grade – 3rd Grade: Joyce Smith (3rd Grade at Liberty School) 4th Grade – 5th Grade: Catherine Salloum (4th Grade at Liberty School) Winners entries will be displayed in our window at 219 […]
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Sunday, March 11, 2018 Parade kickoff at 3:30pm REGISTRATION GRAND MARSHAL TICKETS ST. PATRICK’S DAY WEBSITE The Hackettstown Business Improvement District is bringing the 10th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade to town, Sunday, March 11, 2018. This Irish-American tradition attracts more than 14,000 visitors—making this parade one of the biggest events in Hackettstown. Streets fill with […]
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2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshal, Ed Shellman David’s Country Inn – 314 Main St, Hackettstown Thursday, March 8 7:00 PM-9:30 PM The Hackettstown Business Improvement District kicks off Parade weekend with a Grand Marshal Reception to honor 2018 St. Patrick’s Parade Grand Marshal, Ed Shellman. The reception dinner features a live pipes and […]
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Members of the Public are Invited to Gates-Ferry Visiting Lectureship Centenary University’s Gates-Ferry Distinguished Visiting Lecturer and Futurist, John Smart, will conduct a presentation at 7 p.m. on February 28, 2018, at the Sitnik Theatre in the David and Carol Lackland Center. He will address the audience with the following presentation: “Tomorrow is in Your […]
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Starting February 1st 2018, St. Patrick’s Grand Marshals and other local people of interest will be on-site at four locations, standing in as celebrity bartenders to help serve drinks. The celebrity bartenders to date have included: Roger Hines (’11), Kevin O’Neill (’12), Barbara-Jayne Lewthwaite (’13), and the 2017 Grand Marshal, Michael Lavery, former Hackettstown Fire […]
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* Soup and chili samples * $2 Tastings * Ice carvings throughout town * Local shopping * Kids crafts The merchants of Hackettstown invite you to a fun filled day starting at 12pm. Homebrew University will be selling homemade soda for $2 a cup. Discover a number of great $2 specials around town, including delicious soups and […]
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Friday, December 1st from 5-9pm Save the Date! The Hackettstown BID will host the 12th Annual Hometown Holiday celebration, in partnership with Centenary University, Fulton Bank of New Jersey, and Wells Fargo, and sponsored in part by Dunkin Donuts, The House of the Good Shepherd, Maser Consulting Engineering, and Hackettstown Parking Authority. Look for all […]
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This Holiday Season “seize the day” with Centenary Stage Company’s family holiday spectacular production of Disney’s Newsies The Musical November 24 through December 10 in the Lackland Performing Arts Center. Disney’s Newsies, based on the 1992 motion picture, features a score by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Sister Act) and Jack Feldman […]
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What does your #SmallBizLove look like?  Saturday, November 25 is Small Business Saturday and we’re excited to #ShopSmall. Starting November 25 until December 3, when you visit any of the participating BID businesses and make a purchase, you will receive a limited number Shop Small fabric tote bag, with Coupons for Hackettstown businesses. One bag […]
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4th Annual Halloween Downtown Parade Details Hackettstown Main Street Halloween Parade & Trick or Treating at the downtown businesses. Date & Time: Saturday, October 28th, 2017 3PM-5PM at the Gazebo (Main Street & Moore Street) Schedule: 2:30PM Line up at Centenary University (400 Jefferson Street – corner of Jefferson & Church) 3:00PM Starts at Centenary […]
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The Hackettstown Business Improvement District with WRNJ Radio, will hold the 5th Annual Scarecrow Contest presented by Hackettstown Parking Authority, Centenary University, Fulton Bank of New Jersey, Maser Consulting, The House of the Good Shepherd, MedExpress, and Dunkin Donuts. HKTWN BID businesses will be displaying Scarecrows around town in this year’s theme: Sports, taking inspiration […]
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Join us as we celebrate Oktoberfest! Bea McNally’s, Czig Meister Brewing Co., Homebrew University and Man Skirt Brewing will host activities, contests, music, drinks and food at their Platz through regular operating hours. This Oktoberfest is a family friendly event; there will also be a variety of non-alcohol related activities. This year Bea McNally’s will kick-off Oktoberfest by hosting “The Rock […]
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The Hackettstown BID will host the fourth Autumn Lamplight Dinner Monday, September 11, from 6:00-9:00pm. Held in the parking lot along Moore Street, between Stella G’s and the firehouse, the Autumn Lamplight Dinner is a 21+ event that transforms the area into a magical outdoor courtyard, with guests sampling culinary specialties from Hackettstown restaurants representing […]
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Hackettstown will celebrate its diverse and exciting dining options with the 5th Annual Restaurant Week “Passport to HKTWN” from Friday, July 14 through Sunday, July 30, 2017. Hackettstown offers local quality and ethnically diverse restaurants with everything from Italian to Vietnamese. Diners simply visit participating establishments during the event to enjoy prix fixe lunches and/or […]
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