Bergen County Weekend Events | August 7 – 9
1) Music by the Riverside New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority Friday, August 7, 2015 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) Carlstadt, NJ Free Registration! “Relax beside the Hackensack River at our beautiful River Barge Park in Carlstadt. Watch the sun set while you listen to the sweet sounds of guitar and flute waft on the breeze. Jazz guitarist Rick Pressler and multi-instrumentalist Ken Lipman will improvise under the park’s pavilion while guests enjoy the music and stroll the park. Registration required.” 2) Mark Levin Book Signing Sunday, August 9th @ 10:00am Bookends Bookstore East Ridgewood Avenue Center, 211 E Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ 07450 (201) 445-0726 “New York Times Bestselling author and syndicated talk-show host, Mark Levin, will sign his new book: Plunder & Deceit” 3) Summer Craft Fair New Jersey Botanical Garden August 8: 11 am-4 pm 2 Morris Rd, Ringwood, NJ 07456 (973) 962-9534 “Tons of fun for the whole family! Over 40 booths with beautiful crafts, including jewelry, pottery, sculpture, art, kids’ stuff, and all kinds of unusual goodies. Lots of great food and drink, too! Free admission to Craft Fair & Garden; summer parking fees apply.” 4) Flat Rock Brook Nature Center presents the 4th Annual 5K Run In The Wild 443 Van Nostrand Ave, Englewood, NJ 07631 (201) 567-1265 Sunday, August 9 – Rain or Shine Start Time: 8:30 a.m. Entry Fees: $25 per person $20 per person for students (12 – 17 years old) Add $5 per person for registration on Race Day Limited to 200 runners Registration & More Information 5) “A Sunday Afternoon of Jazz” at Bergen Community College 400 Paramus Rd, Paramus, NJ 07652 (201) 447-7100 Sunday, August 9, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) Tickets Performers include: Grammy Award winning Patti Austin, with international stars: Joe Bataan, Pieces of a Dream, Sherry Winston, Sounds of Manilla, as well as local musicians. 6) New Meadowlands Market Every Saturday, 8am-4pm Meadowlands Sports Complex 50 NJ-120, East Rutherford, NJ 07073 (973) 789-1106 “The New Meadowlands Flea Market is located in the heart of Bergen County in The Meadowlands Sports Complex, Plaza J, East Rutherford, New Jersey.” 7) Fair Lawn Summer Music Festival Sunday evenings at 8pm August 9 – “Sunset Soundz” Memorial Park 1st St, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410 Visit every Sunday of summer for outdoor music! This week performers feature Sunset Soundz, playing music from the 50s, 60s, 70s, and more!