On Saturday, Sept. 28, Franklin Township Parks and Recreation will host the township’s annual Franklin Day Festival from noon to 5 p.
m. at Colonial Park, Lot C, Somerset.
This year’s festival will feature Miss NJ USA, Manya Saaraswat. The event also will include live jazz, RB, pop, rock and gospel performers.
Also taking the stage will be instrumentalists, dancers and singers, who will perform music from around the world.
Returning to Franklin Day Festival is Artwalk, a display of local artwork.
There also will be pony rides, a petting zoo, a classic car show and vendors. Additionally, the New Jersey Army National Guard will land a Black Hawk helicopter on site.
Attendees will be able to view the landing, static display and take-off of the flight apparatus.
For more information, go to franklintwpnj.
org/franklinday or call 732-873-2500, ext. 6428.