CLICK HERE for NDD Programs Related to COVID-19
CLICK HERE for the NDD 2021 Reopening Survey

NDD Programs

Common Greens Farmers Market

As Spring turns into Summer, it’s time to find delicious, local foods and unique vendors at the NDD Common Greens Farmers Market. This year the NDD is celebrating 20 years of bringing fellow Newarkers together with fresh food and live music.
read more

NDD #TuneinThursdays Virtual Concert Series

Looking for some stay-at-home entertainment? Join local Newark musicians streaming live from their living rooms to yours. The NDD is hosting free virtual concerts every Thursday through June at 7:00 pm.
read more

Events and Celebrations

The NDD hosts a number of events throughout the year including the Common Greens Farmers Market all summer long, the NDD Stakeholders Reception in early Fall, and Holiday Celebrations in December.
read more

Clubs & Programs

How can the NDD help you get fit over the summer? What are some of the Hidden Gems in Downtown Newark?
read more

Placemaking

Creating public spaces that promote people’s health, happiness, and well-being is an important goal in an urban environment. In Downtown Newark, the NDD’s placemaking programs include parklets and a pedestrian mall during the summer.
read more

Maintenance and Operations

The NDD’s Ambassador program is iconic and their bright yellow and black uniforms are readily recognizable throughout the Downtown. NDD Ambassadors patrol the District’s sidewalks and streets and keep them free of litter, attend to Downtown walkways, assist pedestrians, and interact with local businesses and stakeholders.
read more

NDD Green Initiatives

The NDD has several recycling programs in place in the Downtown area.
read more

Public Art

How does the NDD participate in Public Art programs that add uniqueness to the community and invigorate public spaces? 
read more

Inside Newark

Sign up for our monthly newsletter
This is an error message
Sign Up