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Bloomfield Township Seeks Vendors, Volunteers for Their Annual Juneteenth Celebration



“By: Yuritza Arroyo

The Township of Bloomfield is excited to announce an upcoming Juneteenth celebration scheduled to take place on Saturday, June 17, on Glenwood Avenue between Washington Street and Lackawanna Place from 12:00 - 6:00 PM.

According to officials, to make this event truly memorable, the township is inviting local vendors to showcase their products and services at the event, as well as sponsors and volunteers to help contribute and ensure the overall success of the Juneteenth celebration.

“All people are welcome. Bloomfield's event highlights local and Black-owned Businesses and provides a social and educational experience for all of our diverse community.

By becoming a vendor, sponsor, or volunteer, you will have the opportunity to connect with hundreds of attendees, including residents, visitors, and community leaders.

This event promises to be a vibrant atmosphere that celebrates our shared history while fostering community engagement,” said Councilwoman Sarah Cruz. 

The event is free and open to the public and will include music, food, and activities for people of all ages.

There will be performances by local artists, as well as speeches by community leaders and historians. Attendees will also have the opportunity to learn more about the history of Juneteenth and the contributions of African Americans to our country.

For sponsorship opportunities and to volunteer, please email your name and contact information to

To become a vendor, please visit the following link to fill out a contact form:

You must be an established business to register as a vendor, with a business name, logo, email, social media specific to your business, and phone number.

The cost to register is $150 for retail businesses, 75$ for district commercial businesses (Glenwood Avenue and Washington Street only), and $150 for food vendors (with a $30 town inspection fee and $54 fire department inspection fee).