Newark, New Jersey is home to many things — Newark Liberty International Airport, the Prudential Center, NJPAC, the Newark Museum of Art — but it’s also full of culture and an amazing lineup of delicious eats. The City of Newark released an update on August 16th about the upcoming Taste of Newark events that will be held on Sundays, starting on August 21st. Read on for more details about this outdoor dining experience and the 2022 Taste of Newark schedule.
Taste of Newark Details + Schedule
The goal of what Newark calls its “Summer Outdoor Dining Initiative” is to allow participating local restaurants to extend dining into the streets, according to the press release shared by Patch. Traffic will be closed off from 12PM – 9PM, and the dates and locations will be:
- Sunday, August 21st — Ferry Street
- Sunday, September 4th — Ferry Street + Mulberry Street
- Sunday, September 18th — Ferry Street + Mulberry Street
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- Ferry Street from Wilson Avenue to Peter Francisco Park
- Mulberry Street from Market Street to Lafayette Street, including Prudential’s Championship Plaza
There are requirements to be eligible to participate, so note that not all restaurants will be available. To participate on Ferry Street, the restaurant must have an entrance on that street, and to participate on Mulberry Street,
the restaurant must have its main location on Edison Place between Broad Street + Mulberry Street or Market Street between Broad + Mulberry Streets.
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