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This event ended on July 16, 2023
The Berkley Heights Mt. Carmel Society will hold their 2023 Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel from Wednesday, July 12th, through Sunday, July 16th, located at the Mt. Carmel Field on Springfield Ave & River Rd.
A Berkeley Heights 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 music & DJ entertainment, beer & wine garden, plenty of delicious festival 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 14th at 9:30pm, and the famous Fireworks Spectacular on July 15th at 10pm (note the date change from previous years!)
Admission is charged on July 15th, and is $15 per person (free for children 5 & under), 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. Advance sale ride wristbands are $25 each, see Amusements of America’s website for details.
Be sure to follow the Berkeley Heights Mt Carmel Society on Facebook for updates!
July 15th Info
On July 15th, 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 15th with rides, food, games, and music by Simmerr 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.)
- July 15th only: $15 per person ($12 pre-sale); Free for children 5 & under
- Admission is free all other days