June 4, 2023 – 2pm
Portugal Day in Elizabeth, NJ
Come and join us as we march down Elizabeth Avenue and experience one of the largest Portuguese Parades on the east coast and celebrate Portuguese traditions and culture with family-friendly events.
Founded in 1664, Elizabeth, formally known as Elizabethtown, was the first capital of New Jersey.
There are millions of reasons to visit Elizabeth, New Jersey.
Being that we are minutes from Newark Liberty International Airport and driving distance to New York City, Philadelphia, Atlantic City and the best beaches in New Jersey, there is something for everyone! We have trending hotels that are waiting for your arrival and nightlife that is sure to keep you entertained. Experience all that Elizabeth has to offer.
Top 15 Things to Do in Elizabeth, NJ
Plan a visit to these top attractions and things to do that spotlight Elizabeth’s rich history and vibrant international community.
Top Restaurants with Outdoor Dining
Embark on a global culinary journey while seated in the open air as you savor Elizabeth’s diverse mix of international cuisine at one of these popular restaurants with…
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Meetings & Groups
A city steeped in history and culture, Elizabeth is an attractive destination for professionals.
Press & Media
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Who We Are
The Elizabeth Destination Marketing Organization is a non-profit marketing organization which supports the tourism initiative for the City of Elizabeth.