Family Fun Day – Saturday June 18th

Chris Bernardo
By Chris Bernardo April 4, 2016 13:43
Kids Fun Zone at Fair Lawn’s River Road Family Fun Day

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Kids Fun Zone at Fair Lawn’s River Road Family Fun Day
Saturday, June 18th
11 am – 2 pm

Fair Lawn’s River Road district is welcoming summer with a full schedule of family fun activities at the Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 18th from 11 am to 2 pm on River Road between Berdan to Fair Lawn Avenues. A day of fun for the whole family while shopping, this free event features entertainment, fun activities for kids and community displays with information and giveaways.

A full schedule of lively dance demonstrations, a hip and entertaining DJ, games and prizes will be a major attraction at Dance Designs Studio (12-38 River Road). Stroll along the sidewalks on River Road to get your sculptured balloon from “Juggles” sponsored by Empress Diner and ‘Jump, Jive An’ Wail’ with live music from the Billy Joe Sans Band.

Family Fun Day Features

Look for these activities, giveaways and MORE at displays along River Road between Berdan and Fair Lawn Avenues:

  • Kids Fun Zone with colorful Castle bouncy and chalk art with Fair Lawn High School art students
  • Dance Designs at 12-38 River Road, schedules dance demonstrations, DJ, games and prizes
  • Live music with Billy Joe Sans Band
  • Empress Diner – sculptured balloons with “Juggles”
  • Thai Wellness Center – free popcorn giveaway
  • Amira Fresh Fruits and Vegetables – candy giveaway
  • Mavis Discount Tire – hat giveaway
  • Dance A Lot Ballroom Studio – performs dance demonstrations
  • Fair Lawn Police Department/Rotary Club – bike helmet giveaway (while supplies last)
  • Fair Lawn Chamber of Commerce – play a table game
  • Sylvan Learning Center – engineering demos
  • Mad Science – make slime
  • Knights of Pythias – water bottle giveaway
  • Van Riper Ellis Christian School – table game, popcorn and balloon giveaway
  • Take your photo with cartoon character
  • Kessler Institute featuring your caricature by Caricaturist Dave McCoy

“Community Bank of Bergen County is pleased to co-present Fair Lawn’s River Road Family Fun Day. We consider the River Road district, and all of Fair Lawn, a thriving community within which to do business. We continue to support the market with exceptional service, technology and all of the products you expect from a community bank. We look forward to being a part of Family Fun Day.”

Get the kids active at the Kids Fun Zone (Chase Bank parking lot on corner of River Road and Fair Lawn Ave.) in the multi-colored castle bouncy and participate in sidewalk chalk art being lead by Fair Lawn High School art students. District Subject Supervisor of Social Studies and Fine Art, Suzanne Gons and students, will engage event attendees in applying their artistic talent in the creation of bright and vibrant sidewalk chalk art.  “The students and staff of Fair Lawn High School are always happy to share our love of art with the community. We look forward to this event and hope everyone will come and join us for a wonderful day,” noted Ms. Gons.

Inserra ShopRite is supporting as co-presenter of this outdoor event where kids can participate in robotic, coding and engineering demos with Sylvan Learning Center and make slime with Mad Science of Northeast NJ, both Broadway businesses. The Fair Lawn Police department will have various giveaways and bike helmets from the Fair Lawn Rotary (while supplies last). There will be other businesses and organizations with their special promotions, giveaways and activities for families to enjoy.

Many stores on River Road will be open and have displays and special promotions. Come for lunch and snacks at your favorite River Road district restaurant, take out and ice cream store while strolling along. Shop at family owned and operated businesses with a wide range of quality products and specialty stores. The River Road district offers convenient and free parking.

In case of inclement weather Family Fun Day is scheduled for Saturday, June 25th.

The River Road Improvement Corporation (RRIC) was organized in 1995 for the exclusive purpose of fostering a private/public partnership to organize, plan and implement the economic and physical improvement of River Road and the community of Fair Lawn, Therefore, the River Road Improvement Corporation, will work on behalf of all those who live, work or invest in River Road to foster the district’s economic development, encourage the district’s revitalization and strengthen the district’s economic and commercial contributions to the residents and property owners of the Borough of Fair Lawn.

For more information visit the Facebook page or call 201-797-3443 x15.

Register For Family Fun Day

Saturday, June 18; 11 am – 2 pm


Registration is FREE! River Road, Broadway commercial district businesses and Fair Lawn organizations are invited to display and add a family fun activity to your exhibits and entertaining them – i.e.: games, coloring, face painting, photo staging with costumes, are just a few suggestions.

Consider sponsoring your own entertainment – i.e.: magician, juggler, etc. Giveaways are also very popular – i.e.: balloons, bags, popcorn, etc.


To download a form, click one of the links below:

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