11:00am-3:00pm - Kip Center Open House
Festival of Trees, Craft Tables, Bake Shoppe, free hot apple cider
12:00-2:00pm - 3rd Annual St. Mary vs. Rutherford Alumni Flag Football Game at Tryon Field
Please bring non-perishable food items to the game to donate to the Rutherford Community Food Pantry.
4:00pm - 66th Annual Chamber of Commerce Parade with Grand Marshall Rutherford Public Library
Begins at Beech Street, goes up Union Avenue to Chestnut Street, to Ames Avenue to Park Avenue and ends at Lincoln Park
Immediately following the parade Tree Lighting in front of the Library
Rutherford Community and Union School Bands perform
4:30-8pm - Holiday Village in Lincoln Park
Crafts with the Girl Scouts, Trackless Train & Entertainment
Free Horse and Carriage Rides
Free Pictures with Santa
Stories with Mrs. Claus
Boy Scouts will be selling wreaths
Project Graduation will be selling refreshments!
The Rutherford Chamber of Commerce and Mayor & Council are happy to bring you this beloved Rutherford tradition and are looking forward to kicking off the holiday season with you! Special thanks to the Rutherford Recreation Department, DPW & Police.