Newark Walks

Covid-19 Update

Updated: 3/24/2020 Amid the growing concerns about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and for the health and safety of our Visitor Center personnel, the Visitor Information Center (GNCVB) will be closed to the public until further notice. The GNCVB administrative office will remain OPEN from 9:00 am…

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10 Ways to Celebrate Black History in Newark

10 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Newark February is Black History Month! In 1976, President Gerald Ford urged all Americans to recognize Black History Month as an "opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of Black Americans in every area of endeavor throughout our…

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9 Ways to Observe Dr. MLK Day in Newark

Every third Monday of January since 1971, America has honored Nobel Peace Prize winner Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the iconic leader of the civil rights movement. Dr. King gave his life in the tireless pursuit of equal rights, his words gave voice to the voiceless and his contributions to the…

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