HACKENSACK, NJ - County Executive Kathleen A. Donovan welcomes all to this weekend’s
County Fair and Fall Harvest Festival from Friday, September 27th - Sunday, September 29th.
The family-friendly event will feature carnival rides, games, live music,
and the Rutgers 4H & Master Gardeners Fair with Arts & Crafts by Craftique that will
feature agricultural displays and exhibits. The food choices will be plenty as a vast array
of gourmet food trucks will also be present. The weekend highlights also include
a Saturday night football game, fireworks and an eclectic lineup of live music.
The Saturday game under the lights will feature two nationally recognized football teams,
St. Joseph’s Regional and Bergen Catholic H.S., who will face off on September 28th at 7pm.
An exciting weekend of live music include: up and coming country artist Madeline Smith,
singer/songwriter Evan Toth and a concert presented by the Young Muse Festival.
For a complete listing of the entire music lineup and schedule
please refer to the Bergen County Fair webpage: www.co.bergen.nj.us/bergencountyfair.
“I’m proud we can host an event of such a high caliber in Overpeck Park, which highlights the beautiful and
extensive Parks system in our county,” said County Executive Donovan. “Our County Fair is a great way to bring our families,
friends, and neighbors together to celebrate everything Bergen County has to offer.”
The County Fair is fully funded by outside sponsorships, and no taxpayer funds are being used to support the event. For the second year in a row, The Bergen Record has partnered with the county for this family-fun event. Look for the County Fair pull-out section in the September 25th issue of the Record. The Presenting Sponsor for the event is Inserra Foods/ShopRite, Capelli NY is the Harvest Festival Sponsor and Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) is the Platinum Sponsor. A full list of sponsors and non-profit partners are shown on our website as well. County Fair information can be found on the web at www.co.bergen.nj.us/bergencountyfair.