WHAT DO LOCALS LIKE TO DO FOR FUN?  

“Tuesday night music in town, street fair.” -Joan Mott 

“Concerts, walking downtown.” -Theo Truch

“Love Tuesday night summer Jazz.”

“Walk around our downtown area, walk to lunch/dinner/drinks, host/attend neighborhood parties, enjoy school sponsored events like their theatrical productions.”

“Explore downtown, Echo Lake Park, Memorial Pool, farmers market.” -Jennifer

  • Echo Lake Park offers residents with an incredible list of amenities! Not only is Echo Lake Park home to Echo Lake Country Club, but the park offers a playground, picnic area, a dog park, fishing, trails, ice skating pedal boating, and much more!  

  • Located on the border of Westfield, Lenape Park offers a scenic expanse of natural land that’s home to some wonderful fitness trails and bike paths. 

  • Boasting a lap pool, diving pool, training pool, water slides, kiddie pool and more, Memorial Pool is a local hotspot where families love to go and hang out. Plus, they even have a picnic area and a concession bar!

“Movie theatre (which feels old fashioned in this day and age), vast array of shops and restaurants, train station centrally located, parks, bike paths, town and private swim clubs, private golf courses/country clubs, tennis (indoor and out, public and private).” 

“Jazz nights, movies, concerts.” -Ellen Shapiro

“Shop, walk in the park, jog, biking, art festivals, street fairs, farmer's market, antiquing, go to community pool, go to gym, etc.” -Jean Sarle

“A leisurely stroll in town and running into friends.” -Anne Davidson 

“Lovely parks. Great downtown.” -Risa


WHAT PEOPLE LOVE ABOUT WESTFIELD

“I love the education system and the downtown area... You can always find what you're looking for.” -Theo Truch

“Easy to get around, we walk everywhere, town, train, eateries, shopping, library and did walk to all schools.”

“It’s the right size town where you can almost always run into people that you know as well as always being able to make new friends.”

“Just an hour to commute into NYC which I did for over 10 years.”

‘The central location—under one hour travel time to the beach, the city, and ski resorts. Also the charming character of the neighborhoods, and the strong sense of community!”

“Family friendly.” -Lauren Vernick

“Easy to get around, people are friendly and downtown offers a good variety of restaurants and shops.” -Jennifer

“Fantastic downtown, very low crime, quality schools, great parks, train.” -Ellen Shapiro