Latif "Jet" Rivers Day

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Latif "Jet" Rivers Day

On Saturday, September 9th at the Erxleben Recreation Center at 12:00pm, the City of Elizabeth will be celebrating Latif Rivers, a native to the city that became a Harlem Globetrotter after his successful run with the Wagner College basketball team.

The celebration is open to the public and entry is completely free. Come stop by and shake hands with an Elizabeth legend!

To learn more about his journey, check out his information page on the Harlem Globetrotters official website.


  • Saturday, September 9th, 2023
  • 12:00 PM


Erxleben Recreation Center
513 - 515 Richmond Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202