Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


2024 Recreation Activities


Here is an opportunity to look at all the scheduled events and free family activities that we have in store for everyone! Come for the first time or continue a family tradition. Plenty for all ages to enjoy. Take advantage of where you live and explore the outdoors!

Enjoy the awesome presentation put together by the volunteers of the Board of Recreation!


Upcoming Events: 

Wednesday, February 14th | Valentine's Day Felt Heart 'Art in the Park' | 10am

Friday, February 23rd | Community Garden Meeting | 6pm

Saturday, March 23rd w/ Rain Date March 24th | Easter Egg Trail 

Wednesday, April 3rd | Board of Recreation Meet & Greet | 7:30pm

Saturday, April 6th | Solar 'Eclipse' Viewing | 1pm

Saturday, April 13th | Puzzle Hustle | 10am - 12pm

Sunday, April 28th | Fishing Derby (Vernon PAL) | More info to come

Dates TBD | Spring Hiking Program | April - May

Monday, May 6th | "I Love My Park" Day | TBD

Saturday, May 18th | Spring Plant Exchange | 10am - 1pm

Monday, May 27th | Memorial Day Parade | 9am

Saturday, June 1st | Sidewalk Chalk Art Festival | 10am - 12pm

Saturday, June 8th | Vernon Day (Vernon PAL) | 11am - 4pm

Saturday Makers Market Dates & Application 2024 Season | June 15, July 6, August 17, September 7

TBD | Township Night at Skyland Stadium | Evening 

TBD | Music in the Park

TBD | Planetarium Night 

TBD | Fall Plant Exchange 

Friday, October 25th | Trick-or-Trail | 4pm-7pm

TBD | Family Night Under the Stars

Saturday, November 16th | Vernon Holiday Market @ Mountain Creek | 11am - 2pm

Thanksgiving Morning | 5K Turkey Trot | 8am

Friday, December 12th | Quite Time with Santa | 5pm

Friday, December 12th | Vernon Tree Lighting | 6:30pm 

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Vernon Township

21 Church Street
Vernon, NJ 07462

Phone: 973.764.4055 

Township Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Emergencies Dial 9-1-1
Non-Emergencies Dial 973-764-6155


Current Agendas

Township Council

Land Use Board