The City of Newark has been celebrating it’s birthday, September 22, 1955 — annually since incorporation. This year the theme is "Country Jamboree!!!"
The Newark Days - Country Jamboree!! festival features a multitude of activities. There is a big Saturday parade, a kid’s parade and the "Newark Mile" race. There are multiple stages with top entertainment talent, arts & crafts, food and game booths, carnival, special theme areas, contests, children’s activities, senior’s dance and bingo
These events and more are enjoyed by over 100,000 people every year and during the 4 days – over 200 volunteers come together to make this a truly wonderful celebration of the City’s birthday.