Summer is quickly approaching! That means great weather and more time to enjoy the season with friends and family. There’s a reason why summer is one of the most popular times of the year – but that means you’ll have to celebrate accordingly. To prepare for the warm months ahead, you should be planning how you’ll get out and explore what the local area has to offer. To help, here are 4 of the most exciting, can’t miss events coming to Denville this summer.
Summer Events in Denville, New Jersey
Big Greek Festival
On June 1st through the 3rd, the St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church in neighboring Randolph, New Jersey is hosting their renowned Big Greek Festival to kick off the summer. The event encompasses the Greek culture all under one roof. With unique music, entertainment and traditional dishes of the ever-popular cuisine, the Big Greek Festival can’t be missed. Tours of the adjacent church will also be held throughout the weekend for guests to learn about the dedicated craftsmanship of the location’s interior. Yearly visitors know to mark their calendars early – but the most important is that all are welcome!
A rock and roll legend is coming to town! Just a short ride from Denville, the Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown, New Jersey is hosting David Crosby of The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash for a one night only performance. The genre hall of famer has just recently released a new collection of his greatest hits, Sky Trails, and is ready for another tour. The event will be held on June 17th, 2018 and tickets are currently sitting around $40-$90.
Joey Bella Memorial Fundraiser
This 2018, the Joey Bella Memorial Fundraiser is hosting another Beer, Band and Beefsteak celebration on July 3rd at Gardner Field in New Jersey. In loving honor of Joey Bella, who passed away in 1986 from Acute Lymphatic Leukemia, families came around to support Joey and wish to continue that same support for today’s children. The Joey Bella Memorial Fund provides financial assistance and support for families in the surrounding Denville area with loved ones suffering from life-threatening illnesses. This year’s event will hosts live music, dinner, desserts, a beer truck for all to enjoy. Festivities will kick off at 5:30pm and continue until 11:00pm.
National Night Out
Another New Jersey favorite, the Morris County Prosecutor’s office is co-hosting, 2018’s National Night Out. Established in 1984, the event is great for Denville locals to take part in for community building with fellow Morris County neighbors. The National Night Out hosts fun and interactive recreational and informational activities from the county’s law enforcement professionals. Visitors will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with emergency vehicles and the Park Police’s Mounted Equestrian Unit. With free admission, food, drink, live music, laughter and learning, what’s doesn’t the National Night Out have for your family? The event will take place August 1st, from 5:00pm to 9:00pm at the Mennen Sports Arena in Morris Township.
Keep Up with the Fun in Morris County
Getting involved in the local community is a great way to celebrate the summer. With all of the wonderful events going on around Morris County, there’s no better place to be than Denville, New Jersey. As arguably one of the most conveniently located towns in the state, local Denville residents are in close proximity to many areas of interest with ample means of transportation. If residency in Denville interests you, consider looking into renting an affordable apartment with Estling Village. Our accommodating floor plans and amenities make our townhome-style rental residencies a quality living commodity. With great location, compassionate service and stunning home design, Estling can’t wait to become your dream home. Please contact us for more information or for additional events that are currently going on in the local area!