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Posted on: June 28, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Lil' Mo, Will Traxx, and DJ Beloved Headline EO Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Show


EAST ORANGE, NJ, June 28, 2017 – The City of East Orange will once again host its Annual Independence Day Celebration, which will include a free concert and firework show for the whole family!   

On Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at Paul Robeson Stadium located at 215 N. Clinton St. East Orange, NJ, East Orange will celebrate Independence Day with a night full of music, fireworks, and family fun. Gates will open at 5:30PM. The free concert, hosted by Vin Rock, East Orange native and member of iconic group Naughty by Nature, will begin at 7PM. Rain date is Wednesday, July 5th

Performances will include critically-acclaimed recording artist and former star of R&B Divas Lil’ Mo, Rapper Will Traxx, Newark, NJ’s own DJ Beloved and more!

Naughty by Nature, the Grammy Award winning rap trio of Treach (Anthony Criss), Vin Rock (Vincent Brown), and DJ Kay Gee (Keir Gist), wowed the audience last year with a star-studded performance celebrating the 25th anniversary of their debut self-titled album.

 For more information, contact the Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs at 973-414-4141 or via email at


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