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Haddon Twp. Senior Group

The Haddon Twp. Senior Group holds meetings and a luncheon on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 11:45 am at St. Teresa of Calcutta/Holy Saviour’s McDade Hall.  Parking is available in the church parking lot located on Emerald Ave. Hot Lunch Members cost is $3.00 and Non-members is $4.00. The group meets in September through June.  For more information, please contact Theresa Skibinski at


String Band Parade has been Postponed until October 21!


No rain allowed on this parade!  15 of the Delaware Valley’s best String Bands will be strutting down Haddon Ave. ending at the Haddon Square!  Special thanks to all of our sponsors!

Starts Euclid Avenue in Haddonfield | Ends Haddon Square in Haddon Township

Viewing Performance Areas Along the Way
P.J. Whelihan’s | Crystal Lake Ave | Haddon Square

The Camden County Board of Commissioners, Haddonfield and Haddon Township welcome the Philadelphia Mummers String Band Association to the first annual String Band Parade Down Haddon Ave.

Join us for a great day of string bands and music, food and games and other great surprises!

HT Pride 2023 has been Rescheduled!




Save the Date and Mark your Calendars!  The HT Pride Parade will  be held on Thursday, October 5th at 6 pm and the Pride + Progress Night at the Square has been rescheduled to Friday, October 6th!

Check back for more updates!







Rock the Dock 2023 on Haddon Square!

Come out and support the Haddon Twp. Rowing on Friday, September 8th from 4-10 pm!



The music will be hot, the beer cold and the food yummy. Join us this Friday at HTR’s annual Rock the Dock celebration. Evening features CellarsideReds Rolling Restaurant, the best of local brewers….and the chance to catch up with good friends.




Haddon Twp.’s Fall Festival

Our Annual Block Party re-tooled with more family fun events!

Saturday, September 16th!  12 pm to 10 pm!



STREET FAIR is from Noon – 6 pm

JAM FEST at the LAKE is from Noon – 10 pm

The STREET FAIR begins at Crystal Lake Pool (W. Park Blvd. & Crystal Lake Ave.) and ROCKS the BLOCKS all the way down West Park Boulevard.

Live Music & DANCE, Rides, BOUNCES, Obstacle Courses,  KIDS Entertainment, Food Turcks, KIDS Games,  Health & Wellness activities, ARTS & CRAFTS, Artisans & Crafters, COMMUNITY GROUPS, school and municipal organizations….And Back by Popular Demand —CAR SHOW!  We will have special appearances by Cinderella, Elmo, Spiderman, Captain America & Elsa!!!

If you would like to be a vendor, please download and submit the application below:

Fall Festival Vendor Form

Haddon Twp. Fall Festival Car Show!  

Saturday, September 16th from 12 pm – 6 pm!

Registration Fee:  $10.00

Proceeds benefiting Haddon Twp. Police Department LEAD initiative.  (Law Enforcement Against Drugs)

If you would like to pre-register, please fill out the registration form below:

Fall Festival Car Show Application 2023


1st Annual Apple Pie Baking Contest!



For a Contest Rules and Registration please visit or scan the QR Code.

To Register please click on the link below:




Haddon Twp. Fall Festival Chicken Wing Eating Contest sponsored by P.J. Whelihan’s Pub + Restaurant!



For Contest Rules and Registration, please visit scan the  above QR code.

To Register, please click on the link below:

Oktoberfest on the Square!

Saturday, September 23rd from Noon to 10 pm!



A celebration worth tapping into–Oktoberfest on the Square!  Join Keg & Kitchen and Brauhaus Schmitz on Saturday, 9/23 for a fun filled German festival featuring specialty beers, live music and authentic German fare!  Haddon Square is located at 51 Haddon Ave. in the heart of the downtown business district and a short walk  from the Westmont PATCO Speedline.




Whiskey & War Stories at Treno Pizza Bar!


Treno Pizza Bar will host an unforgettable three-course meal and Horse Soldier Whiskey tasting on Thursday, September 28 at 6:30 p.m., hosted by Stephen Kofron, a Retired US Army NCO and “Horse Solider”.

 Located at 233 Haddon Avenue in Haddon Township, ‘Whiskey & War Stories’ will feature combat stories straight from the battlefield, shared by the legendary Steve Kofron himself. The evening will begin with a complimentary cocktail before guests immerse themselves in the heroic tales. Over the course of the event, guests will be served a meticulously crafted three-course dinner and whiskey pairing.

 Horse Soldier® Bourbon Whiskey is handcrafted by the U.S. Army Green Berets who answered America’s call days after 9/11 with a daring insertion, on horseback, into northern Afghanistan. This brave and unconventional act earned them the moniker of “Horse Soldiers.”

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit

Building the Foundation: HTEF Fundraiser on the Square

HTEF is excited to be back at the Square on Friday, September 29th from 4 pm – 10 pm for our annual fundraising event. Join us for drinks, food, live music, raffle baskets, and 50/50! Funds raised support grants to HT teachers and staff that support learning in our schools.

For more information on HTEF, volunteer opportunities, and ways to give, please visit  

Town-wide Halloween Decorating Contest

The Halloween House or Business Decorating Contest sponsored by the Westmont Lions Club. Judging will be taking place October 21-29, 2023. We’ll be posting a list of addresses, so everyone can drive by to see and enjoy them, and vote on their favorites. Winners will be announced at the Halloween Parade. The Registration Form (link below) is due October 15, 2023. Gift cards (and bragging rights) are up for grabs!

Halloween Houese Decorating Contest form 2023


Spooky Shopping on the Square!



Don’t miss our Spook-tacular shopping night on Haddon Square!  Over 30 vendors exhibiting their Halloween gifts and wares, tricky treats and ghoulish beverages will create a witches brew on Friday night October 13th.  Fun for the whole family!  Pet friendly! Pay as you go event!

If you would like to be a vendor, please download and submit the application below:

Spooky Shopping on the Square Vendor App 2023

8th Annual Haddon Twp. Music Festival!

October 15th from 1 pm – 9 pm on Haddon Ave.

The Haddon Twp. Music Festival is a perfect event for music aficionados who prefer to “experience” live music and interact with artists from all over the Delaware Valley.  2 Stages, Food Trucks, Local Artisans, a Ferris Wheel and Games & Amusements.  The event is free and pay as you go.



Outdoor Spooky Movie Night

Friday, October 27th at 6 pm on Haddon Square!


Bring the whole family Friday evening the 27th and kick-off the Halloween weekend with “Monsters, Inc” on the Big Screen! Haddon Square is conveniently located at 51 Haddon Ave. in the heart of Haddon Twp.’s downtown. Hot cocoa and popcorn will be available. Remember to bring your own blanket!  Limited chairs and fire pits available.  The event is pet-friendly and free!






Brews & Boos Crawl-O-Ween

Saturday, October 28th from 2 pm – 10 pm


Join your favorite Haddon Township locations for a 21 and over Brews & Boos Crawl featuring food and drink specials and free jitney service from 2pm – 10pm!
PJ Whelihan’s Pub, Brewer’s Towne Tavern, The Taproom and Grill, Treno Pizza Bar, The Pour House, Keg and Kitchen, Central Taco & Tequila, and Tom Fischer’s Tavern look forward to seeing you!
Costumes encouraged but not required!
No Cover Charges, No Tickets Required, Pay-As-You-Go Event.
Jitney service is free and stops at all participating locations and the Westmont PATCO station.

Halloween Magic Show!

Monday, October 30th at 5 pm on Haddon Square!

Join us prior to the big parade (75th Annual Westmont Lions Club Parade on Haddon Ave.) for a family friendly Halloween Magic Show featuring Matt Cadabra on Monday, October 30th. Show starts at 5:30 pm and gates open at 5 pm. Free hot chocolate, face painting, tattoos and more!
Event is FREE & Open to the Public!

Westmont Lions 75th Annual Halloween Parade!



The 75th Annual Westmont Lions Halloween Parade is happening at 7:30 pm on Monday, October 30, 2023. Stake out a spot along the parade route on Haddon Avenue – viewing between Planet Fitness (near Albertson Ave) to Maple Avenue – for what will be a spectacular sight. Our DJ and viewing stand will be located at the Jackson Funeral Home parking lot. Some pre-parade entertainment will take place at Haddon Square.

Since this is a big anniversary for the parade we are encouraging all residents and businesses to take part and enter a float, and/or participate in the costume contests, etc. If you would to be a participant in the parade, please see the Registration Information below. Pre-registered participants can begin lining up at 6:30 pm. (Haddon Avenue closes at 6:45 pm so please plan accordingly)

2023 Halloween Parade Info Flyer (color)

2023 Halloween Parade Registration Form(1)

Trick or Treating










All the ghouls and ghosts will be out between the hours of 3 pm and 7 pm.  Please be advised that there is a 10 pm curfew for all juveniles (under the age of 17) for October 30th and October 31st.

Haddon Twp. Harvest Makers Market!

Come join us at the Square on  Sat. Nov 4th for the best hand crafted shopping around!
The Haddon Township Harvest Market is an open-air market of all things— artisan inspired and made by hand.   Stop by Haddon Square in the heart of our thriving downtown and find a curated selection of local and regional artisans and makers and their handmade creations.  Art, jewelry, accessories, homewares, clothing, beauty products and gourmet items that are inspired by the heart and soul of an emerging maker will be available.  So, if you are a lover of all things handmade, then look no further—local artisans, live music and a beer garden!
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