The Big Man In Red, Santa himself, will be here December 7th from 11am to 3pm to hear your Christmas wishes! Once again Franklin Sussex Auto Mall will be hosting our Toys For Tots toy drive along with the help of the Marine Corp Reserves. Come in that day with a new, unwrapped toy donation and receive a professionally printed photo of your child with Santa! Your “furr-babies” are welcome too! Bring the children, dogs, kitties, ALL your “kids”! We will be taking toy donations all month long up until December 20th, so spread the word to help us make sure EVERY child has a special Christmas this year!
Franklin Sussex Auto Mall is gearing up for the Holiday Season with some generous give-a-ways…but we NEED YOUR HELP! Visit our showroom during the week of November 18th, make a non-perishable food donation to our “Stuff-the-Buss” program to benefit the Sussex County food pantry and receive a FREE snow-tubing pass and other discount coupons to Mountain Creek Ski Resort! Also, when you stop in to make a donation, enter to win a weekend-long Ski & Stay pass to Mountain Creek! Enjoy the award-winning slopes, luxurious hotel accomodations and pamper yourself in one of the many salons and spas! The drawing is November 23rd at 5pm and YES, you MUST be here to hear your name called! All this fun is in the spirit of GENEROSITY and giving back to our community! Thanksgiving is right around the corner and we must ALL remember what we are thankful for, and together help those less forunate.
Other exciting news for the month of November: The ALL-NEW 2014 Jeep Cherokee is HERE! Stop down for a test-drive!
And, every customer gets 30 seconds in our cash machine “Blizzard of Dollars”! Buy a new or pre-owned vehicle and see how much of $300 CASH you can grab!
Also, right after we all over-eat on turkey and stuffing at our Thanksgiving dinners, bring the kidding down to Franklin Sussex Auto Mall on December 7th to meet SANTA!!!! We will do our Toys For Tots drive again from 11am-3pm that day. Bring a new, unwrapped toy to donate and get a free picture with Santa! More details to follow! Stay tuned!
Our BIGGEST, BADDEST, SCARIEST event of the year is upon us! The Annual Halloween Costume Contest! This years theme is “I Love The 80′s!” and who the heck DOESN’T love the 80′s???? The decade of big hair, punk rock, Madonna, Michael Jackson, John Cusak, Tom Cruise, Fraggelrock, cult classic movies, The Goonies, Freddy Kruger, Elvira, Pac Man, He-Man, Rainbow Brite……all the greats! So let your imagination run wild! Our customers and friends have never disappointed with amazing costumes every year and we know this year will be NO different! The party is set for Friday October 25th at 5pm. All contestants need to be at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall at that time to check-in/register with the Welcome Center. Judging will begin at 6:30 pm. The schedule of categories are as follows:
Little Kids ages 0-6, Boys ages 7-12, Girls ages 7-12, TEEN boys & girls ages 13-17, Men & Women 18 & up, Group Costume, Pet Costume.
With all fun, free events come some rules to keep us all safe and happy! The rules are as follows:
* Event begins at 5pm. All contestants MUST register IN PERSON at that time with the Welcome Center * You can only enter ONE category * Members of the Group Category cannot enter as individuals in any other category * Each category has 4 prizes EXCEPT for the Group category and Pet category, there will only be one prize for the winner * All decisions of the Franklin Sussex Auto Mall judges are FINAL * Employees and direct affiliates of FSAM are ineligable to win prizes but are encouraged to join in the fun * Times, dates and events are subject to change without prior notice due to any possible unforeseen events * Franklin Sussex Auto Mall is proud to provide a fun, FREE event for the community every year. Please respect our facilities by cleaning up after yourself. ALL CHILDREN MUST BE ATTENDED TO BY AN ADULT AT ALL TIMES for their safety. Franklin Sussex Auto Mall is not responsible for any lost or stolen items. Any guests who are dressed inappropriately or behaving inappropriately will be asked to leave for the safety of others.
Please enter below for your category OR you can call in your entry to 973-875-3188 OR visit our Facebook page and enter there via private message!
September is the month that all the kiddes dread….BACK TO SCHOOL!!!!! BOO!!!! But Franklin Sussex Auto Mall wants to keep the summer fun going with our annual Safari of Savings event! On Saturday September 21st our showroom will once again turn into a real-live ZOO!!!! From 1 to 6pm we will have kangaroos, monkies, snakes, big cats, wolves, CAMEL RIDES….it gets WILD!!!! Animal Experts will be on-hand to give informative talks! And the best part? One lucky family will win a trip to Disney’s Animals Kingdom that day! Enter your family right here and keep your fingers crossed! The winner could be YOU! Be present at 6pm at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall to hear if your name is called by our friends from WSUS doing a live broadcast! Come hungry for our famous free BBQ and tunes by our DJ Eddie!
The events here at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall are SIZZLING!!! We had celebrity signings, rock concerts and beach parties…but that’s just the BEGINING! Our biggest and best events are right around the corner.
Can we get a big YEEEEEEE-HAWWWWWWWWW!!!!!!
Our favorite “good ol’ boy” John “Bo Duke” Schneider will be back to our Hazzard County Days on August 24th! John will sign autographs and be a guest judge at our 5th Annual Daisy Duke look-a-like contest! You can sign up to enter the contest right here:
(we ask that ALL entrants for Little Miss Daisy Duke, ages 12 and under, and Daisy Dukes, ages 13 and up, be at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall by 3pm to register in. Contest is set to begin at 4pm. Times and dates are subject to change. Late entries cannot be honored due to time constraints.)
And dont forget one of our personal favorite and BIGGEST event of the year……The Annual HALLOWEEN Costume Contest and Party! We are going to be comming up with theme ideas for this years bash! Do you have a costume picked out yet? This year’s Halloween Bash is set for October 25th. Stay tuned here and on our facebook page for further details as they develop!
Well, our Spring season was a great success! Once again Franklin Sussex Auto Mall raised over $10,000.00 for the March of Dimes, we had a packed crowd at the Sussex Christian School Pro Rodeo and once again Hunter Space from Beemerville devoured an entire rack of ribs in under 3 minutes to win $500 for his firehouse here at the 3rd Annnual Fireman’s Rib Eating contest!
Now it’s time to get our Summer season rolling! Let’s start with a Celebrity Signing! Saturday May 25th, Yankee great #49 Ron Guidry will be at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall for a meet and greet! Free photographs and free admission! The BBQ will be going too, so come hungry! The fun starts at noon and Ron will be signing from 3:00-6:00.
June brings the 4th Annual Rock Ribs and Ridges concert festival at Hidden Valley Resort in Vernon NJ! Music legend Charlie Daniels will be rocking the stage June 8th along with others such as Commander Cody and Citizen Band Radio. Marshal Tucker will take over on June 9th as the headlining band and will be joined by bands such as the Outlaws and Southern Steel! Grills Gone Wild will be serving up some amazing food, a rib contest and tons of other fare! Get your tickets NOW at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall!
Spring is officially here and that means the fun begins at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall! We are picking dates for our events and we don’t want you to miss any so mark your calenders now!
April brings warm days, blooming flowers and our most important fundraiser of the year, The March of Dimes March for Babies. This year’s walk will be April 28th at 8am located at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta NJ. Join our team, make a donation or form your own team. Either way, it is for a GREAT cause; helping promote healthy full-term pregnancies for strong healthy babies! What could be more special than that?! And don’t forget, at the walk this year we will have the famous Teddy Bear Challenger! We will have a car filled with teddy bears. Whoever guess the correct amount ( or closest to ) wins a flat screen TV! Also, whoever donates the most to the Franklin Sussex Auto Mall team also wins a flat screen tv! Make a donation on our March of Dimes team page right here:http://www.marchforbabies.org//s_team_page.asp?seid=1880702
The beautiful month of May brings the promise of Summer days right around the corner which means barbecues and music festivals! On May 18th, we will be hosting our 3rd Annual Fireman’s Rib Eating contest and also kicks off tickets sales for the Rock, Ribs & Ridges Southern Rock music festival the following month of June! Any local firehouse can enter an “eater” into the contest, bring thier house’s finest firetruck to have on display and whichever house wins the contest gets $500 for their hose company. The music will be crankin’ and our BBQ will be smokin’! Stay tuned right here for ways to enter YOUR firehouse!
Keep in touch with Franklin Sussex Auto Mall here and on Facebook for more events to come: concerts, give-a-ways, beach party BBQ’s, celebrity signings and a FREE vacation to Disney’s Animal Kingdom; all season long this 2013 at the World Famous Franklin Sussex Auto Mall, the ONLY choice you need for Summertime FUN!
Well, we closed out 2012 with a bang and rang in 2013 right! Our President’s Day Sales Event was a huge success. Franklin Sussex Auto Mall sold off almost all their 2012 inventory and was one of the top 5 dealerships in the COUNTRY in Dodge Dart sales! Now, THAT is an accomplishment of Presidential stature! But enough with how well we did sale wise, let’s talk about EVENTS!!!!! March Madness is our first fun production of the season, with a car give-a-way, prizes and our famous in-door basketball court! Buy a car, take a shot, win a prize! TV’s, cash, accessories!!!!!!
And don’t forget the most IMPORTANT event of the Spring season…MARCH OF DIMES!!!!! Join our team, help us raise money for this great cause and get some exersize at the same time! This year’s walk will be April 28th at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta, NJ. Check in with us periodically here and on our Facebook page for information on how to join the Franklin Sussex Auto Mall team and help keep babies healthy!
2012 may be winding down, but the fun is not stopping at the Auto Mall! We have plenty of great fun AND great savings going on these last 2 months! In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Chrysler and Franklin Sussex Auto Mall teamed up to offer EXTRA rebates to those who lost their vehicles in the storm. As we all take time to survey the damage and take stock of what was lost and NOT lost, remember, we are all in this together and we ALL march on!
In addition to extra savings on vehicles to get you back on the road, each person who purchases a new or pre-owned vehicle in the month of November gets 30 seconds in our CASH MACHINE! That’s right, the BLIZZARD OF SAVINGS is BACK! 30 seconds, $300 cash! How much can you grab??? Just another way Franklin Sussex Auto Mall helps keep YOUR family rolling through hard times!
December brings our Christmas Tree loaded with great gifts and prizes for you and your family. And the big Fat Man In Red will be here on December 8th! Yup, SANTA himself is making his usual stop at the Auto Mall to stock up on toys donated by YOU and the United States Marine Corps Toys For Tots toy drive! Bring a new, unwrapped toy and/or a cash donation to Toys For Tots and get your picture taken with Santa! Buy a vehicle and choose an ornament off our tree to receive a great prize, even up to $1000 CASH!!!! Happy Holiday to you from Franklin Sussex Auto Mall!
Just a few changes to this year’s Halloween Costume Contest this Friday, October 26th:
The start time has been changed to 5pm. Please, all contestants, try to be here by that time.
The categories are as follows: Kids ages 0-6 / Girls ages 7-12 / Boys ages 7-12 / Teen Boys and Girls ages 13-17 / Aults men and women ages 18+ / Group / Pet
Franklin Sussex Auto Mall is gearing up for another fun-filled Halloween party with the theme this year being “MONSTER BASH”! The costume contest this year will be on Friday, October 26th. WSUS will be here giving away prizes and supplying some fun events as always and the famous DJ Eddie will be playing great dance music and scary tunes! We will also have the Franklin Sussex Auto Mall BBQ going for the last time of the year, so come hungry!
The categories for the costume contest this year will be:
Little Kids, ages 0-6
Big Kids, ages 7-12
Teens, ages 13-17
Adults, ages 18 +
Group Costume (members of a group costume cannot enter individually)
Pet Costume, A NEW category this year! (In this category, only the PET will be judged. The HUMAN may enter their age category, however their pet will not be judged as part of the costume. For example, Dorothy and Toto. Dorothy can enter as an individual person, but having Toto at her side will not be judged as an accessory to her costume)
The festivities are slotted to begin at 6pm until 9pm with categories being judged throughout the evening, so please be at Franklin Sussex Auto Mall by 6pm. We do recommend signing up ahead of time online here, on our FACEBOOK page or by calling in to Britt or Carrie at the Welcome Center. The Party tent will be up, but be prepared for chilly NJ autumn weather! We look forward to seeing you all there! The costumes get better and better each year! Can you top last years winners??????
(times, dates and events are subject to change without prior notice)
Things are getting WILD around Franklin Sussex Auto Mall in September! Our showroom can be a “zoo” at times but on September 22nd, it will be the literal truth! We clear out all the cars and welcome in all sorts of exotic animals! The feathers, scales and fur will be flying while DJ Eddie cranks the tunes and Chef Extrodinaire Andy gets the BBQ going (don’t worry, we would NEVER cook up any of the animals! Maybe just a salesman or two)!
Animal experts will be on hand to answer questions and there will be camel rides in our lot and all is free to the public as always. And the best part? Around 5pm we will be raffling off a trip for a family of 4 to Walt Disney’s Animal Kingdom (winner MUST be present, times, events and dates are subject to change)
Fill out an entry form below to get into the runnings for the free trip, or stop into our showroom to get more details! Hope to see you all there!