PERTH AMBOY —The city’s celebrated its third annual Family Day event on Saturday, Aug. 20, according to Councilman Fernando Gonzalez, who said the free event was open to all city residents.
Local salsa and jazz band Manny Pacheco y Toque Final entertained guests, and many local organizations were on hand to distribute information. There were also a range of activities to enjoy, from sailing to a rock climbing wall, relay races and face painting.
“We have a great turnout every year,” Mayor Wilda Diaz said. “Families are excited to do something fun with their children and friends before they go back to school, free of charge. I sincerely appreciate the sponsorship of our local businesses and organizations and the participation of our youth volunteers.”
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