Edison & Iselin Indian Community Events


The vibrant Indian community in Edison, Woodbridge and Iselin organizes various events throughout the year.

Makara Sankranti in January, Vasant Panchami/Saraswathi Puja/Maha Sivaratri in February, Holi and Ugadi in March, Sri Rama Navami in April, India Day Parade in August, Ganesh utsav festival in September, Raas Garba, Dasara and Diwali Fireworks in October/November, Ayyappa Mandala Puja, Dhanurmasam, Christmas and New Year's festivities in December are just some of the events you can expect in and around Oak Tree Road.

Local organizations like TIE and public libraries in Edison, Iselin, Metuchen & Woodbridge also host SAT/ACT Prep classes, STEM & Math tutoring, Yoga sessions, Coding & Robotics classes, immigration & naturalization services like preparing for citizenship exam, interview and filling up the forms for the benefit of students, teens, youth, immigrants and adults.

Entry to most events is usually free but do check with the organizers beforehand especially in the light of Corona Virus closings. And some events like immigration services and Math tutroing may require prior registration.

Check back at OakTreeRoad.us regularly for forthcoming events in Edison and Iselin.

August 11, 2022
Raksha Bandhan
Where: Sriram Hindu Temple 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: August 11, 2022

Contact: 848-260-0707

August 11, 2022
Rig and Yajur Upakarma
Where: Sai Hindu Temple 465 Lincoln Hwy (Rt 27), Iselin, NJ - 08830

When: August 11, 2022

Contact: 732-283-1800

August 13 & 20, 2022
Bilingual English_Telugu Story Time
Where: Edison Library 777 Grove Avenue, Edison, NJ 08820

When: August 13 & 20, 2022 1:30PM-2:30PM for ages 2-6yrs, registration required

Contact: 732-548-3045x5250

August 18, 2022
Sri Krishna Janmashtami
Where: Sriram Hindu Temple 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: August 18, 2022

Contact: 848-260-0707

August 18, 2022
Krishna Janmashtami
Where: Sai Hindu Temple 465 Lincoln Hwy (Rt 27), Iselin, NJ - 08830

When: August 18, 2022

Contact: 732-283-1800

August 20, 2022
Sri Krishna Janmashtami Annakut Mahotsav
Where: Sriram Hindu Temple 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: August 20, 2022

Contact: 848-260-0707

August 30, 2022
Oak Tree Road Edison Ganesh Utsav
Where: Sai Hindu Temple 465 Lincoln Hwy (Rt 27), Iselin, NJ - 08830

When: August 30, 2022

Contact: 732-283-1800

August 31, 2022
Edison/Iselin Ganesh Utsav
Where: Sriram Hindu Temple 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: August 31, 2022

Contact: 848-260-0707

September 16-18, 2022
Edison Consumer Cannabis Convention
Where: NJ Convention Center 97 Sunfield Ave Edison, NJ 08837

When: September 16-18, 2022 10AM-5PM

September 23 & 24, 2022
Edison Navratri Utsav & Garba
Where: NJ Convention Center 97 Sunfield Ave Edison, NJ 08837

When: September 23 & 24, 2022 6PM-11PM

September 30 & October 1, 2022
Edison Navratri Utsav & Garba
Where: NJ Convention Center 97 Sunfield Ave Edison, NJ 08837

When: September 30 & October 1, 2022 6PM-11PM

October 7, 8, 14 & 15, 2022
Edison Navratri Utsav & Garba
Where: NJ Convention Center 97 Sunfield Ave Edison, NJ 08837

When: October 7, 8, 14 & 15, 2022 6PM-11PM

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Free Museum Pass
Free Pass to Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
What: Free general admission for up to six people to Intrepid Museum and Growler submarine,
valid library card required
Museum Address: One Intrepid Square, 12th Ave and W 46th St New York, NY 10036

Where to Pick-up Pass: Metuchen Public Library 480 Middlesex Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840

Contact: 732-632-8526 for more details & to reserve your pass

Free Pass to Guggenheim Museum
What: Admission for four adults, half-price tickets for additional guests & free for children under
12-yrs, valid library card required
Museum Address: 1071 Fifth Avenue at 89th St New York, NY 10128

Where to Pick-up Pass: Metuchen Public Library 480 Middlesex Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840

Contact: 732-632-8526 for more details & to reserve your pass

Oak Tree Rd Farmers Markets
Edison Farmers Market (Seasonal)
June 2022 - November 2022
Where: 925 Amboy Ave Edison, NJ

When: Sundays June - November, 2022 8AM-2PM

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