2023 Recreation Events

DECEMBER 2023


Winter Break Adventure Week - December 26 - 29

While on Winter Break, children were able to enjoy a week of fun on their time off. To see more about the event, click here.

Miracle on Winfield Scott Plaza - December 12

To celebrate the changing of the seasons, Elizabeth came together and had a Winter Festival on Winfield Scott Park. To see more about the event, click here.

Diabetes Awareness Month Celebration - December 1

Several organizations and departments came together to spread awareness and support our diabetic loved ones. To see more about the event, click here.

OCTOBER 2023


Fall Fun Festival - October 30

Elizabeth celebrated the changing of the seasons with a festival right outside city hall. With hot cocoa, decorations, grooving music, and a costume contest, it was a night to remember. To see more about the event, click here.

KABOOM! Playground Build - October 25 - 27

The community worked together to design and build the new look for Brophy Field Playground. To see more about the event, click here.

SEPTEMBER 2023


Live Amateur Boxing - September 2nd

The Elizabeth Boxing Team faced off against fighters from all across the nation. To see more about the event, click here.

AUGUST 2023


End of Summer Celebration - August 23rd

After another great summer, the Recreation Summer Day Camps and other youth programs come together to wish the season a final farewell. To see more about the event, click here.

Back to School: Book Bag and School Supply Giveaway - August 22nd

The City of Elizabeth annually provides residents with free materials their children may need for the school year. To see more about the event, click here.

National Night Out - August 1st

Every year, the city of Elizabeth comes together and celebrates the community we all live in. Bouncy houses, music, food, vendors, and other booths, there was something from everyone. To see more about the event, click here.

JUNE 2023


Double Dutch: Tournament of Champions - June 23 - 25th

Competitors displayed the culmination of their hard work and skills in NADDO's Double Dutch Tournament. To see more about the event, click here.

MAY 2023


Double Dutch Tryouts - May 26th

Parents were able to register their children for Elizabeth's Double Dutch Team and tryout for their spot on the squad. To see more about the event, click here.

Mommy with Me, Paint & Sing - May 12th

Families came together and celebrated Mother's Day by painting, eating delicious food, and jamming out to soft music. To see more about the event, click here.

StorySlam - May 11th

The Elizabeth Theatre Ensemble performed an emotional spoken word for Elizabeth's Seniors. To see more about the event, click here.

APRIL 2023


Colgate Women's Games - April 12th

An event collaboration between several Elizabeth departments and the Colgate Women's Games. To see more about the event, click here.