Jefferson Township, New Jersey - Jefferson Township Day

Jefferson Township Day

Every year, the weekend following Independence Day, The Jefferson Arts Committee hosts a day of celebration known as Jefferson Township Day (it is colloquially referred to as "Jefferson Day"). Throughout the entire day, entertainment and festivities at the Jefferson Township High School are provided. In the morning, a parade featuring the town's fire trucks, high school marching band and other local groups march down Weldon Road. After the parade, there are a variety of activities set up on the Jefferson Township High School grounds for participants of Jefferson Day, including children's games, food and craft vendors, and performances at two stages. At night, the Jefferson Township Community Band, directed by Peter Tummillo Jr., performs before the display of fireworks.

The 21st annual Jefferson Township Day was held on July 14, 2007. The 22nd annual Jefferson Township Day was held on July 12, 2008. The 26th annual Jefferson Township day will be held on July 14, 2012

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