The City’s ethnic diversity is reflected in its special ethnic days, festivals and parades.
Various flag raisings are celebrated by the Mayor’s Office for the following:
- Puerto Ricans
How to Host a Flag Raising:
-Write a formal letter to Mayor Bollwage
-Be sure to include time & date
- MUST be an official organization
Portugal Day, Puerto Rican, Cuban and Julyfest are some examples for parades during the summer months.
Every year, the City introduces the Tour De Elizabeth, an annual bike tour of the entire City that occurs the Sunday before Memorial Day. Visit the Tour De Elizabeth Sign Up page for more information.