Here are a few events happening in the region in the week leading up to the Super Bowl on February 2, 2014:
Super Bowl Host Committee to Commence Super Bowl Week with Public Concert Event and Fireworks Display at Liberty State Park
Area football fans and visitors to New York and New Jersey will have a unique opportunity to welcome Super Bowl XLVIII to the region, as the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee in partnership with Macy's will produce the "Super Bowl Kickoff Spectacular,"
Rutherford Winter Festival!
The 2014 Rutherford Winter Festival will be held on Saturday, February 1st at Lincoln Park and the Borough Hall property on Park Avenue in Rutherford, New Jersey. This event will feature live music from 12 noon to 7:00 pm, ice skating on a synthetic rink with plenty of skates to rent, and a snow machines will make sure there is white fluffy stuff from which to host a snow sculpture contest.There will also be a chain saw ice carving demonstration, a beer tent hosted by the Rutherford Fire Departments, food vendors selling hot chocolate and other warm winter comfort foods, craft vendors and those selling hats, scarves, mittens, hand warmers, and other winter day necessities, children’s rides and activities, horse and wagon rides, and more. Click here for more information:
Females, Football & Philanthropy Fundraiser
Females, Football & Philanthropy will be the first-ever NY/NJ celebration for women, by women and about women raising funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society and their 100th year anniversary. Powerhouse women from New York and New Jersey will join together on Thursday, January 30th from 7:00 pm-10:00 pm at the Upper Montclair Countr Club in Clifton, New Jersey.The three unifying objectives for this event are: energizing women, acknowledging and celebrating the women that love the sport of football and creating a blockbuster fundraiser. To achieve these goals, here are just some of the activities planned for the evening: Tailgate Party, Grilling and Demonstrations by Celebrity Chefs under huge tents, top-rated chefs demonstrate grilling methods that guests can use during their “Big Game” party. Flex Your Muscles as Pros Give Lessons on Throwing a Spiral Pass Football pros on current and past teams will show guests how to toss a football and hit a target.Auction Giants Tickets, Dinners, Lunches, Hotel Stays, Designer Cosmetics, Jewelry, Electronics, Artwork and many more! Click here for more information:
You'll find restaurant dining options, and information about other attractions near MetLife Stadium, on mybergen.com and myhudsoncounty.com.
Enjoy your stay in North Jersey and enjoy the Big Game!