The Annual Autumn Lamplight Dinner will take place on Monday, September 17th. It has been moved to the Centenary University Gymnasium due to an inclement weather forecast projected for the upcoming weekend into Monday.  Start times for the event, as well as vendors, will remain the same. MAP OF CENTENARY CAMPUS INCLUDED BELOW! The gym is #11 on the map.

Autumn Lamplight Dinner – Monday, Sept. 10, 2018

21+ event
Buffet-style dinner with live music performance by Captains of Leisure
Tickets $45 per person, $80 per couple, $400 for a table

The Hackettstown BID will host the fifth Autumn Lamplight Dinner Monday, September 10, from 6:00-9:00pm. Held in the Centenary University Gym. Guests will be able to sample culinary specialties from Hackettstown restaurants representing diverse cuisines, from Italian to Thai/Indonesian to Latin American, Modern American to farm fresh!

Classic funk, rock, soul and blues group, Captains of Leisure (2017), will perform for dining and dancing pleasure throughout the evening. Marley’s Gotham Grill will also provide a cash bar.

BID Executive, Director Jim Sheldon, remarked, “the Autumn Lamplight Dinner is a great opportunity for people to come enjoy favorite restaurants or check out new independent restaurants, set in one elegant evening. Hackettstown has become a dining destination with various eateries and local breweries; the Autumn Lamplight Dinner definitely showcases that.”

Join friends, family and community for this distinguished town celebration in Hackettstown. This event is a great opportunity to get a taste of all the restaurants in one location!

Participating Restaurants



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