What’s Happening in and Around Town

Here are some of our favorite events and things to do in and around Ridgewood…

Where to Go for Drinks & Bites: A New Gastropub with Small Plates

What’s Happening Around Town….

This Weekend Only Take a Virtual Tour: The Compassion Experience
April 20-23  •  Hawthorne, NJ
Don’t miss this interactive event that allows your family to experience what life
would be like living as a child in poverty.

Saturday, April 21  •  Family Fun
Food Trucks are Coming to Ridgewood after the RSBA Parade.

RHS New Players Presents…
Tickets are on Sale for RHS New Players’ Twelfth Night

Be Part of the Fun: Celebrate the Annual Indian Festival of Color!!!
@ Ridge Elementary School this April
Find out the details

Daffodil Festival & Earth Day Fair
Sunday, April 21 from 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Memorial Park at Van Neste Square.
This is a free, fun event for all ages!

First Annual North Jersey Human Rights Film Festival
Friday, April 27 at 7 pm and Saturday, April 28 at 1 pm and 7 pm
$15 per screening, or $30 for all three. More info here.
113 Cottage Place in Ridgewood.

 Italian Festival
Saturday, April 28th, at 5:30 pm
Samplea variety of traditional Italian dishes and desserts. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children.
Heritage Hall of Emmanuel Baptist Church, 14 Hope Street, Ridgewood, NJ.

Meet Former New York Giants Running Back
and Dancing with the Stars Winner.

If Your Kids Love Miranda Sings, Get Tickets Now.

* * *  * * * * * * * * * * * NEW PLACES TO EAT OUT ARE ON THE HORIZON…* * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
Find Out
What’s Opening in Ridgewood!

A Lobster Shack is come to the Wood!

Forget BYOB: There’s a New Gastropub around the corner.

Free-range, pasture-raised burgers are coming to in the former Gen Sushi space.

Find out what Chef Anthony Bucco former chef at Latour is up to.

* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * CLOSINGS: Sad to See These Businesses Go…* * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Pink Bungalow
We are so sad to see Pink Bungalow go: this is a reminder to shop local! Sometimes it seems easier to go online, but in order to keep our town vibrant, remember to support our local businesses.

Sears on Godwin
I’ll miss the convenience for being able to run in their for garden supplies, lightbulbs, paint, tools and more.

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Author: Heather Zachariah

Former Art Director for Home Magazine, Heather Leahy Zachariah, left her career in publishing after baby number number one. She now works from home as a freelance graphic designer and a chauffeur to her 3 busy kids. "Working on TipsFromTown has been a wonderful outlet for me. It renewed my love of publishing where I can design colorful, enticing pages online and allows me to share the things I love about being a mom." Heather grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, a place that still is near and dear to her. " After living in Brooklyn for 18 years and studying Graphic Design at Pratt Institute, she now lives in the Jersey burbs. "I love living so close to NYC, but in my heart, I'm an Ohio girl."


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