Family Programs

Festival in the Park

Come and join us at our Festival in the Park! The festivities will kick off at 4 p.m. and be filled with inflatable fun for all ages, children's activities, food booths, and live music! This summer celebration will be held on the lower fields at Blueberry Hill Park. Come and enjoy an evening in the park! The night caps off with a magnificent fireworks display that blasts off around dusk.


  • Fee: Free (activities, food and rides at a minimal cost)
  • Time: 4 p.m. until Fireworks at Dusk
  • When: Saturday, June 30, 2018
  • Where: Blueberry Hill Park Lower Field
  • Who: Everyone

Special Needs Family Fun Day

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of activities designed specifically for all individuals with a disability and their families. Activities include: 

  • Basketball
  • Bocce
  • Carnival games 
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball skills
  • Volleyball
  • And many others

The activities are conducted on an individual basis with the participant and their "buddy." This is a recreational day for everyone to have fun, regardless of their abilities. 

Pre-registration & Volunteers

Pre-registration for the event is requested so that the proper amount of food can be prepared and the participants can be teamed up with a "buddy." Volunteers are needed!  Registration form available here.


  • Fee: Free
  • Time: 12 p.m. until 2 p.m.
  • When: Saturday, August 4, 2018
  • Where: Blueberry Hill Park Activity Center
  • Who: Everyone

Franklin Park's Night Out

Come join us from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the borough building to thank our first responders and participate in a touch-a-truck style event! There will be: 

  • Ambulances
  • Fire trucks
  • Police cars
  • Public works trucks
  • And tons of fun


  • Fee: Free
  • Time: 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.
  • When: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
  • Where: Borough of Franklin Park Municipal Building
  • Who: Everyone