Family Jam Montclair, A Family Friendly Music Festival, Saturday, June 8


Family Jam Montclair, a family-focused festival with live music, food, fun activities and more is a free outdoor event that takes place on Saturday, June 8th from 12 noon to 5 p.m. at the Montclair Community Pre-K at 49 Orange Road in Montclair, NJ. This event is presented by The Montclair Kids Biz Committee of The Montclair Center BID.

In case of inclement weather, the rain date will be Sunday, June 9th from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

“Family Jam Montclair is a day of celebrating Montclair and the Montclair Community Pre-K’s New Discovery Playground breaking ground this summer in addition to all the amazing local businesses and families that make up our community. It will be a day of live music, fun activities, local food and Montclair-based businesses,” said Family Jam co-founder Melissa Adler.

Bands performing include the Watchung Mountain Riders, The Great Bonfire, The School of Rock Montclair, Rockness Music, DJ James Vincent and special guest Izabelle the Amazing Hula Hooper.

Families will enjoy arts and crafts, a photo booth, face painting, a braid station, henna art and fairy hair. There will be a wide selection of artisan food for sale from Montclair restaurateur and local vendors. Vendors are asked to have hands-on activities for the kids.

Family Jam Montclair is sponsored by the Montclair Community Pre-k, Little Nest Portraits, Dirt & Noise Kids, Marcel/MishMish, West of Hudson Realty Group, Montclair Learning Center, Sotheby’s Prominent Properties, Michael Stahl Photography, Amy Owens Realty, Investors Bank, Dentistry for Children, The Little Gym Montclair, NJ Kids On The Go, Wellmont Theater, The MC Hotel, Cornerstone Montclair, Carley Storm Branding Co., and The Montclair Center BID.

Participants at Family Jam include: Applegate Farms, iSmell Icing, Raymonds, Little Bear Poke, Java Love, Dolly Moo, SafeSplash Swim School, Verdigreen, Just Kidding Around, Gift Bar, Tableleg Home, LaKayNude’, Just Jersey, Chez Bébé, Qwell Mediation Studio, Montclair Baby, Montclair Pediatric Dental Care, L3 Academy, Rock. Learn. ‘N’ Play, Curl Power for Kids, Gumdrop Hairdressing, Henna By Margaret, Rose and Co. Candlemakers, The Big Mouth Frog, L3 Academy, Jana’s Jammy, Vanessa M Facendola SLP LLC – Speech and Language Pathology, Girl Scouts of America, Montclair State University Cognitive Language and Development Lab, Geyer Family YMCA and French Alliance.

For more information on Family Jam Montclair visit www.FamilyJamMontclair

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