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Thursday, June 26, 2014

6th Annual SID Block Party this Saturday

Crowds throng the annual SID Block Party.

Plainfield's Special Improvement District (SID) hosts its 6th annual block party this Saturday from Noon to 4 PM on Front Street between Park and Watchung Avenues.

There is a full lineup of musical groups throughout the event, with the Plainfield High School Marching Band and Dancers kicking off with the National Anthem at noon.

Other groups include Marley-Mar Band, Bollywood Dancers, Son Bacanos, DFO, and Maribella y sus Bellas. Ronald McDonald will make a guest appearance.

The block party offers entertainment for the kiddies, a car-truck-bike show, and local vendors. Nonprofits and other community organizations will also have informational booths.

The rain date is Saturday, July 12.

To learn more about the SID, visit their website at

  -- Dan Damon [follow]

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Anonymous said...

Dying to know: is the SID paying for the incurred municipal costs including police and fire presence as well as public works?