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Classic Car Show!

carshow20132nd Annual Hot Rod & Classic Car Returns to Mt. Prospect Avenue

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Look for more information to follow in the weeks ahead regarding car registrations, sponsorship and volunteer opportunities!

Click here to view video from last year's event


Mt. Prospect Partnership funded a supplemental snow removal effort in February to help free up parking spaces for the benefit of local residents, business owners and visitors. Under the direction of MPP's Operations Director, Chris Bernardo, the work was completed overnight and saw tons of snow removed from Mt. Prospect Avenue.

Holiday Fun on Mt. Prospect Avenue!

047Hundreds of community members joined representatives of Mt. Prospect Partnership, the Newark Fire Department and a long lists of local elected officials for a fun-filled evening celebrating the 4th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Mt. Prospect Avenue. Free photos with Santa, plus music, holiday snacks. and kid-friendly activities made for a memorable evening for all.  Thanks to Wells Fargo, Valley National Bank, the North Ward Center and the many other supporters who joined with the Partnership to keep the holiday tradition alive.

Click here for photos from the event!


If you need assistance with downloading your photo, please contact Chris at 201-424-6499.

MPP Support for a Cure

Mt. Prospect Partnership's Frank Petolino, Chris Bernardo and Jose Cohen presented a check for $750 to Pamela Greene of the Susan G. Komen Foundation at a recent holiday event. The Partnership's $750 donation included a percentage of receipts from the 1st Annual Classic Car Show on Mt. Prospect Avenue this fall plus the proceeds of a 50/50 raffle held at the event.


Fourth Annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Mt. Prospect Avenue

christmas-tree-1Free Photos with Santa, Music and More Highlight Holiday Celebration

Free photos with Santa will be the highlight when Mt. Prospect Partnership hosts its fourth annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 12th on Mt. Prospect Avenue in Newark’s North Ward. Community members are invited to join the Partnership, other district stakeholders, as well as elected officials and community representatives at 650 Mt. Prospect Avenue for free popcorn, DJ music, dancing, face painting and entertainment along with a chance to take a photo with jolly old Saint Nick! The Partnership thanks event partners Valley National Bank, Wells Fargo and the North Ward Center, plus dozens of other supporters, for helping to keep the tradition alive.