Founders Day 2021

FDay 10
Miss Stafford
FDay 7
FDay 15

June 10-12

Founders-Day Clip Art

We are thrilled to announce that our celebration will be spread out over 3 days of fun and exciting outdoor activities for all ages as Stafford Township turns 272 years old this year!


Thursday June 10 – 11 AM - Senior Citizen & Former Grand Marshal Picnic - Mill Creek Pavilion

Pre-registration is required by calling Jen McBrien at 609-597-1000 ext. 8573


Friday June 11 - 5:45 PM Little Miss Stafford, Little Town Crier, Junior Miss and Miss Stafford Pageants - Memorial Courtyard behind Town Hall

Come on, come all and see our youngest community ambassadors and Stafford’s newest royalty crowned! Light refreshments will be served. 

Saturday June 12 - 8 AM Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs - Manahawkin Lake Park

Catch & Release Fishing Derby open to all children ages 15 years old and younger.

Brought to you by:

Stafford Township Municipal Alliance, Police, Recreation & Animal Control Departments

Pre-registration is required by visiting


The Grand Finale… 

Saturday June 12 - 6 PM Outdoor Concert featuring The Impulsives followed by Fireworks Spectacular - Doc Cramer Sports Complex

Grab a blanket, chair, pack a picnic and find your favorite spot at Doc for an evening concert followed by the best fireworks show around! 

Novelty food items will be for sale such as ice cream, funnel cakes, cotton candy, hot dogs etc.


For further details on any of the events of Founders Day, follow Stafford Recreation on Facebook or call 609-597-1000 ext. 8573.

Please note: the release of updated outdoor gathering numbers did not take place in time for the many months of planning and commitments needed to kick off the parade or rides and vendors at the fields. We will be back bigger and better than ever next year!