Westwood, NJ truly is a great place to buy a home and live. Westwood offers many events for its residents throughout the year. The highlight in Westwood for the holiday season, is the annual ‘Home for the Holidays’ event. The ‘Home for the Holidays’ is celebrating its 21st anniversary.
The event kicks off this Saturday, December 1st, with a story time by Mrs. Claus at 5pm at the Westwood Public Library for children 5 and under.
At 6pm, the festivities in Westwood will feature a parade down Westwood Avenue with floats, marching bands, and a visit from Santa. There will be plenty of fresh popped popcorn, hot chocolate, and hot cider for all the attendees.
There will be a tree lighting after the parade in Westwood’s Veterans’ Park. Santa will meet individually with all the children and have a surprise for each child!
The Westwood Community Band will be performed in the Bandstand during Santa’s visit.
There will be free trackless train rides around the park sponsored by Westwood’s famous Iron Horse Restaurant. The Iron Horse is home to the best burgers in the area (get one stuffed with cheese!).
There is an open house from 7:30-9pm by the merchants on Westwood’s renowned walkable downtown on Westwood Avenue. There will be music, clowns, stilt walkers, vendors,refreshments, and more!
The Knights of Columbus will be collecting new, unwrapped toys or gift cards that will be distributed to the Pascack Valley’s Social Services Agencies. You can bring your gifts to the Westwood Gallery on the corner of Westwood Avenue and Broadway.
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