The Berkley Heights Mt. Carmel Society will hold their annual Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel from Wednesday, July 13th, through Sunday, July 17th, located at the Mt. Carmel Field on Springfield Ave & River Rd.

An annual tradition for over 110 years, this five day festival features a midway with carnival rides and games for all ages by Amusements of America, live entertainment each night, beer & wine garden, plenty of delicious food, and fun for the entire family!

Fireworks displays by Garden State Fireworks will be held on two nights with the Family Night mini fireworks display on July 15th at 9:30pm, and the famous Fireworks Spectacular on July 16th at 10pm.

Admission is charged on July 16th, and is $15 per person for ages 5 and up at the gate, and $12 when purchased online at TicketBud. Admission is free on all other nights.

Pay one Price ride wristbands, good for unlimited rides on the day of purchase, are $30 per wristband on Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday, and $35 each Friday & Saturday. Discounted pre-sale wristbands can be purchased at TicketBud.

July 16th Info

On the feast day, July 16th, Parking will be off-site and Springfield Ave will be closed to traffic starting at 6pm.

Shuttle service will be available from Columbia Middle School (directions) to the festival grounds starting at 6pm. Return shuttle service will be available after the event is over. Handicap parking will also be available at Columbia Middle School.

During the morning, there will be a processional parade starting at 8am through the streets of Berkeley Heights with the statue of the Blessed Mother and a marching band playing Italian American music. All are welcome to join the procession at any time throughout the route!

The festival grounds open at 6pm on the 16th with rides, food, games, and live music by Missing Pieces followed by the fireworks spectacular at 10pm. Admission is $15 per person, or $12 if you purchase tickets in advance at TicketBud (admission is free for children 5 and under.)