• Happy Holidays

    May the holiday season fill your home with joy, your heart with love, and your life with laughter!

  • About Us


    Who are we?

    We are a non-profit 501(c)3 organization led and made up by a group of dedicated individuals who volunteer their time to enriching the lives of East Rutherford residents and visitors by building and encouraging a strong sense pride and community by hosting a number of public events and fund raisers throughout the year.

    ERCPA 2019 Board of Directors

    Evelyn Samtak - President

    John Zoller - Vice President

    Debra Zoller - Treasurer

    Patty Perry - Recording Secretary

  • Upcoming Featured Event


    East Rutherford's 2019 Fall Festival

    Friday, October 11th, 2019 - 5PM to 10PM

    Saturday, October 12th, 2019 - 9AM to 10PM

    Sunday, October 13th, 2019 - 10AM to 9PM


    Back by popular demand and expected to be bigger and better than ever! Come visit the ERCPA's Fall Festival with your family and friends. Activities starting from Railroad Avenue adjacent to the Rutherford Train Station and working it way up Park Avenue in East Rutherford, New Jersey.


    Carnival Games & Rides

    Assorted carnival games including the "Joey the Clown" dunk tank as well as a huge children's bounce house.

    Assorted Food, Beverage and Treat Options

    Over 18 food & beverages options ranging from lobster rolls, sausage and peppers, pretzels, fresh lemonade and much more!

    Children's Village

    Numerous children activities such as face painting, pumpkin patch, arts & crafts, and more!

    Classic Car Show

    Come view an amazing assortment of spectacular classic car on Saturday, October 12th (Rain Date - Sunday)


    50/50 Raffles ($10 & $100) with 100% of the proceed donated back to the community.

    Shopping & Merchandise Giveaways

    Visit the various booths with vendors selling an assortment of great merchandise or giving away free goodies.

    5K Run

    Root on the amazing runners as they take on the certified 5K route on Saturday, October 12th. For more information click here.

    Live Music and DJ's

    Enjoy live music and DJ's playing a wide array of music spanning the decades.


    Friday - Oct 11th

    Mr. LoveJoy - 6-8PM

    Pale Ramon - 8-10PM


    Saturday - Oct 12th

    Swingman & The Misfit Mutts - 1-3PM

    Men of Horses - 3-5PM

    Billy Monroe & The Soul Survivors - 5-7PM

    Event Horizon - 7-9PM


    Sunday - Oct 13th

    Jersey Swamp Cats - 12-2PM

    Kootz - 2-4PM

    Country Fresh - 4-6PM

    Pet Adoption

    Visit the pet adoption section for your opportunity to adopt and take home a loving animal in need.

  • Featured Event Sponsors

    Thank you to our event sponsors for their generous support to help us host this great event

  • Events & Fund Raisers

    Highlights of the various annual events and fund raisers hosted by the ERCPA

    Fall Festival Graphic Photo

    Fall Festival / Columbus Day Weekend Event

    East Rutherford's Largest Public Event

    Celebrate the Fall season while enjoying and participating in a number of amazing events and activities such as listening to popular live bands, eating an assortment of amazing foods/treats, playing carnival games, shopping and much more!

    Band Grpahic Photo

    Summer Concerts in the Park

    Live Music & Bands In a Park Setting

    Enjoy listening to popular local and regional bands singing and playing live music in East Rutherford's beautiful Sesselman Park. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and love for great company and relax in the park while listening to great music.

    Christmas in July Graphic Photo

    Christmas in July Fund Raiser

    Was that Santa Walking Around the Park in Shorts?

    Hosted for the first time during July 2019, the Christmas in July fundraiser delighted guess of all ages with amazing live music from Intrigue the Band as well as from the School of Rock. 100% of the proceed raised by donations and raffles were donated to the Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital - Hackensack UMC.