Cranford Calendar

May
30
Mon
2022
Cranford Memorial Day Parade @ Cranford Community Center
May 30 @ 9:00 am
Cranford Memorial Day Parade @ Cranford Community Center
The Cranford Recreation and Parks Department is pleased to announce its annual Memorial Day Parade will take place on Monday, May 30th. Cranford VFW Post #335 has announced that Marine Corp veteran Braulio Lirenzo has been chosen to be this year’s Cranford Memorial Day Parade Grand Marshall.
Line up begins at the Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue in Cranford at 8:30am and marching commences at 9:00am ending with a traditional memorial ceremony at Memorial Park on Springfield Avenue between Riverside Drive and Central Avenue at 10 am. In case of inclement weather, services only will be held at the Cranford Community Center at 10:00am.
For further information, please call the Recreation and Parks Department at (908) 709-7283.
Roselle Park Memorial Day Service Followed by Summer Kickoff Picnic @ Casano Community Center
May 30 @ 9:00 am
Jun
4
Sat
2022
Roselle Park Pride Flag Raising Ceremony @ Veterans Memorial Library
Jun 4 @ 12:00 pm
Jun
19
Sun
2022
Leonard Snyder Memorial Father’s Day Fishing Derby @ Nomahegan Park
Jun 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Our Leonard Snyder Memorial Father’s Day Fishing Derby tradition is back!

The Nomahegan Park pond will be stocked with bass and catfish. Free bait and bobbers for all participants! Prizes by age group for the top 3 biggest fish caught.
This event is free courtesy of the Cranford Jaycees. Pre-register at bit.ly/fish-22 to save time.

Jul
4
Mon
2022
Cranford Jaycees Firecracker 4 Miler & Fun Run @ Nomahegan Park
Jul 4 all-day
Cranford Jaycees Firecracker 4 Miler & Fun Run @ Nomahegan Park
The 43rd running of the Cranford Jaycees Firecracker 4 Miler takes place in Cranford, NJ on July 4th, 2022 on a fast, flat, USATF certified, scenic course on tree-lined streets and bike trails.
Races include the traditional 4 miler course, the 1-mile family fun run, and a Virtual Run option. The 4-mile race features mile splits, water stops, and chip timing.
Technical race shirts and souvenir race pint glasses are available for runners.
After the race, enjoy refreshments, music, popcorn, ice pops, and face painting while listening to our DJ and watching the prize ceremony.
Registration is now open at raceforum.com/fire-4