Help fund legacy gifts to mark Newark’s 350th anniversary DONATE NOWA year long jubilee of eventsand festivities commemoratingNewark's 350th anniversary. MessageMessage from NC350 Chair Junius Williams Blog,Founders Weekend FestNaughty By Nature’s Triumphant Return to Newark BlogThe Ironbound Celebrates 4th of July at the Thank you America Festival! NewsFounders Weekend Festival Highlights BlogChess is a Game of Life at the Third Annual Amiri Baraka Chess Tournament Blog,Founders Weekend FestLa India Closes Out Founder’s Weekend Be updated and inspired by special programs and events all year long. Highlights from around townSpecial guests. Special events. Special place. July 8, 2016The Ironbound Celebrates 4th of July at the Thank you America Festival!Fireworks burst across the city’s skyline as the Ironbound community celebrated its 4th of July at the Thank You...Read More June 28, 2016The Ironbound Celebrates Community SHEroes at a Block Party Like No Other!The Ironbound Community took to the streets on June 18 to honor a group of outstanding women, and celebrate the 100th...Read More June 21, 2016Chess is a Game of Life at the Third Annual Amiri Baraka Chess TournamentOn June 3 at Rutgers University in Newark, young players had a chance to exercise their chess playing skills and learn...Read More May 30, 2016La India Closes Out Founder’s WeekendLa India took the stage belting notes in Spanish and English singing hits from the span of her music career. Her voice...Read More May 30, 2016Naughty By Nature’s Triumphant Return to NewarkThere was so much great energy in Military Park on Saturday May 14 as thousands came to celebrate Newark’s 350th...Read More May 30, 2016Robert Glasper Experiment at Founders Weekend FestRobert Glasper Experiment Mesmerizes Audiences in Band’s First Concert in Newark at Founder’s Weekend Festival. Read More May 27, 2016Faith Evans Took The Stage And Did Her Hometown ProudGrammy winning R&B sensation Fatih Evan was the first headliner for the Founder’s Weekend Festival. And what a...Read More May 3, 2016LGBTQ: Dance-A-ThonThe house was ROCKING this past Saturday at the LGBTQ Community Center! The organization hosted its 3rd Annual...Read More April 23, 2016Knowing Newark Website LaunchWith support from Newark Celebration 350, the Newark Public Library has developed a keyword-searchable website with all...Read More April 11, 2016Newark Saint Patrick’s Day Parade 2016Downtown Newark was all abuzz with excitement about the 81st annual Newark Saint Patrick’s Day Parade, the oldest...Read More April 8, 2016Lincoln Park Music Fest Kicks Off Festival Season with Music Speaks!Ms. Gloria Carter’s Diamondz N Da Ruff was pumping on March 8 as Lincoln Park Music Festival’s (LPMF) officially...Read More February 23, 2016Horizon Foundation NC350 Kickoff EventThe Horizon Foundation of NJ, one of NC 350’s signature partners, hosted an early kick off birthday party like no...Read More February 17, 2016Newark Museum at the Prudential Art VitrinesIn the creative and celebratory spirit of Newark’s 350th birthday, the murals — Newark Now, Newark in the...Read More February 11, 2016United Parks as One: Many Faces of ArtFebruary 11 marked the first Many Faces of Art event through United Parks as One for 2016. At this kick-off event,...Read More February 6, 2016Jonathan Capehart at Newark LibraryNewark Public Library was the place to be on February 6 when Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and Newark native Jonathan...Read More January 15, 2016The Man and the Message: NC350 Kicks Off MLK WeekendOn January 15, Newark leaders, community supporters and dignitaries from various faith based, advisory committee and...Read More Signature Partners Premier Partners Spotlight Partners Thank you for your longstanding support and commitment.