9/11 Events in Montclair + Beyond

Essex County will honor the 20th anniversary of 9/11 through various ceremonies and community-focused events that will acknowledge the lost residents of their respective cities. Read on for a list of 9/11 events happening throughout Essex County.

9-11 events essex county

Belleville 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Belleville will host its ceremony at 11AM at 9/11 Park.

Essex County 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

The County of Essex will host its ceremony at 8AM at the Essex County Eagle Rock Reservation.

Fairfield 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Fairfield will host its ceremony at 8:30AM in front of the town hall.

Glen Ridge 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Glen Ridge will be lighting the clock tower blue at the municipal complex, starting September 7th and continuing through the month.

Montclair 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Montclair State University will host a remembrance event. Learn more here.

Grove Street Theatre will be presenting “Catch the Morning,” a series one one-act plays and monologues commemorating 9/11.

Nutley 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Nutley will host its ceremony at 10AM at its 9/11 monument.

West Orange 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

West Orange will host its ceremony at 10AM at its 9/11 monument.

Verona 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Verona will host its ceremony at 8:45AM at the Civic Center monuments.


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