Now that a beautiful new public space has been created in Montclair Center, Montclair Center BID, Glen Ridge Avenue Area Merchants, and Bike&Walk Montclair will be holding a series of community events in our cozy parklet throughout the month of October. Come experience how this innovative use of public space encourages us to re-think our streets as Places for everyone!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY PARKLET(10/2) Our parklet will be born at the Bike Walk Montclair & Montclair Business District Co-Sponsored Tour de Montclair Bike ride and open streets festival.
Parklet Beautification Party (10/6) – Volunteers, Montclair artists and Glenridge Avenue merchants will meet up and collaborate on the sanding, staining, plantings and murals within the parklet.
Arts in the Park(let) (10/21) 6-9pm-Arts in the Park(let) (10/21) – Make your night shine a little brighter with poetry during Montclair Art Walk. Join Amy and Maya from Creativity Caravan for some pop-up poetry, music, hot apple cider and more!
PERFORMANCE IN THE PARK(LET) (10/22) 7-9pm- Dance the night away! Music is so fine under the stars and in a park(let)! Come on out for live jams!
Parklet Pumpkin Patch (10/23) 2-4pm – Get into the fall spirit with some cider, doughnuts, halloween games and pumpkin decorating!
BYO Jack-o-lantern and Light up the Street! (10/28) 6-9pm – let’s light up the night with Jack-O-Lanterns! Bring your own pre-carved pumpkin (and Candle) and we’ll light up the Park(let) and all of Glen Ridge Ave!
Performance in the Park(let) (10/29) 7-9pm- Come send our parklet off into winter hibernation with the warmth of live music and other performances from local artists and musicians.
Parklet Take-Down Day! (10/30) 9-5 – Let’s put this puppy to bed. We need volunteers to disassemble the parklet and load it into storage until next spring. Please consider helping!