Arts & Entertainment Top Stories

April 22, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Girls' Night Out in Downtown Somerville returns this year on May 16th from 5-9 p.m.with even more shopping, dining and entertainment.  “This event has become a Somerville staple,” said Jane Kobuta, chairwoman of the Downtown Somerville Alliance. “It gives us a great sense of  ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK – Just like that, April, we are nearing the end of April. But that doesn’t mean we are nearing the end of events in the Hub City! Take a look at the twelve events that are going on in and around New Brunswick. Monday, April 22 Friends-sponsored Book Club 1:30-230 p.m. Where: New ...

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WEST AMWELL, NJ – The summer season at Holcombe-Jimison Farmstead Museum arrives on May 4 with an Opening Day celebration. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the museum, which is located at 1605 Rt. 29, just north of Lambertville. The celebration is an opportunity to learn about ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone have announced the lineup of restaurants and musicians taking part in Friday's Music on Broadway. Music on Broadway is a weekly event launched to bring added energy and vibrancy to the restaurants along the Broadway ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Spring has sprung! The Borough of Roselle is asking all commercial and residential property owners to help preserve and promote the beauty of Roselle by holding a #KeepRoselleBeautiful  photo submission contest. For the months of April and May the Borough of Roselle Officials  are ...

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Edison, NJ - The Edison Public Library will be holding a workshop, “Stress Management for Successful Living”,  at the Edison Main Library on April 23 at 7:00p.m. The workshop will be presented by Dr. Ken Freedman, founder and director of Freedman Chiropractic in East Brunswick. The workshop ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – The County College of Morris (CCM) Art and Design Gallery’s next exhibition, “Let the Sun Play Possum,” will feature the thesis work of seven photography technology students who will be graduating in May. The upcoming installation runs from April 16 to April 26 in the CCM Art and ...

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Bryn Mawr,. Lower Merion Township, PA — More than 200 children enjoyed three age-specific Easter Egg Hunts in Bryn Mawr on Saturday, April 20th. The event was hosted by the Bryn Mawr Business Association and Horizon Community Church along with sponsors Action Karate Main Line, Hope’s Cookies ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Jewish Film Festival of Central NJ is once again pleased to present five films this spring at the Rialto NewVision Theatre, 250 East Broad Street in Westfield.  On Tuesday, April 30, the festival, which is sponsored by the JCC of Central NJ, presents Azimuth. At ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Beginning May 1, patrons of the South Plainfield Public Library will have access to additional services and catalogs from dozens of libraries throughout the state through a partnership with the Libraries of Middlesex Automation Consortium (LMxAC).  “We are excited about ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ:  Get your tickets now for the one evening only performance of Silent Witnesses! Saturday, May 4th at 8 pm, Tickets $20 Written and performed by acclaimed actress Stephanie Satie, Silent Witnesses gives voice to four ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Helping to make an important decision a much easier one, The Connection will host a Summer Camp Parent Information Night on Wednesday, May 8, from 6:45 - 7:45 p.m., for families who need more information about camp before they register and also for those that have already signed ...

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  WARREN, NJ  – When audiences attended the four performances of the Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) Spring Musical, “Fiddler on the Roof,” from March 21-23, they were treated to a fetching performance in which the actors, actresses, singers and dancers personified the characters of ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Scores of families gathered in Bloomfield's Pulaski Park last Saturday for Skyline Church  Easter Egg Hunt.  The event in its second year at Pulaski Park (it debuted in the new venue in 2017, but was rained out in 2018), used to take place in Essex County Brookdale Park. The ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Spring cleaning just got a whole lot more rewarding. The Friends of the Nutley Public Library will hold their annual book sale this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, and could use your 'extra' books as a part of the sale.  The Friends of the Nutley Public Library raise funds through ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – The County College of Morris (CCM) Art and Design Gallery’s next exhibition, “Let the Sun Play Possum,” will feature the thesis work of seven photography technology students who will be graduating in May. The installationis now open through April 26 in the CCM Art and Design ...

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ROSELLE, NJ – Here is what’s happening in and around Roselle this upcoming week and other important information.  The Borough of Roselle’s “Cinco De Mayo Festival” May 4.  The Roselle Office of Hispanic-Latino Affairs, Mayor Christine Dansereau, The Everett Hatcher Prevention Coalition and ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Winding roads around Lake Hopatcong rarely form a neatly four-cornered square, but organizers of the Lake Hopatcong Block Party have never let geometry get in their way. The popularity of the annual event, held on the sprawling grounds of Hopatcong State Park, proves that block ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — There have been reportings of the Easter Bunny in the area.  We want to see your photos with the Easter bunny! It can be from this year, last year or a long time ago. Email your photo to bpeer@tapinto.net and we may include it in our photo gallery. Note: Photos will ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Jewish Film Festival of Central NJ will present Rescue Bus 300 on Monday, May 20, at the Rialto NewVision Theatre, 250 East Broad Street in Westfield. The film starts at 7:30 p.m.. Rescue Bus 300 is the untold true story of four armed terrorists who hijacked bus ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Mike Marino – affectionately known to millions of fans worldwide as New Jersey’s Comedy Bad Boy – has performed in every major comedy club, theatre, casino and event center from New York to LA and around the world. He will star in a double bill with Assemblyman Jon Bramnick, ...

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FAR HILLS, NJ - The spring Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills giant rummage sale is scheduled for May 3 to 5, and volunteers will be accepting donations to stock the fundraising event through this Tuesday, April 23. The rummage sales held every spring and fall by the Basking ...

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FAR HILLS, NJ _ The spring Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills giant rummage sale is scheduled for May 3 to 5, and volunteers will be accepting donations to stock the fundraising event through this Tuesday, April 23. The rummage sales held every spring and fall by the Basking ...

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FAR HILLS, NJ _ The spring Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills giant rummage sale is scheduled for May 3 to 5, and volunteers will be accepting donations to stock the fundraising event through this Tuesday, April 23. The rummage sales held every spring and fall by the Basking ...

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BARNEGAT - Our Gang Players is pleased to present the first production of our 2019 season "The Wizard of Oz" in the Bengal Auditorium at the Barnegat High School, 180 Bengal Blvd. Barnegat N.J. 08005.  Production dates are Friday and Saturday April 26 & 27 at 7pm & Sunday April 28 at ...

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Edison, NJ - The annual Saraswati Cultural Association (SCA) Springfest Colorfest 2019 will be held at Roosevelt Park on May 5 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The Colorfest, which is funded in part through a grant from the Middlesex County Cultural and ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School student Austin Kurbansade was recently awarded this year’s New Jersey Governor’s Award in All-State Chorus. Kurbansade, a senior, was one of four students to receive the award out of more than 1,100 New Jersey high school students who auditioned. The top two ...

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Parkland, FL- Stoneman Douglas's Drama Club will give its last performances of the year next week on Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. at MSD High School. The final feature event will be The Lightning Thief: A Musical Concert, based on the best selling book "Percy Jackson and the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - The final concert of the Plainfield Symphony Orchestra's 99th season, The Mystery of Alexander Scriabin, will feature Robert Taub. Charles Prince, music director of the Plainfield Symphony Orchestra, discusses the PSO’s upcoming concert on Saturday, April 27, ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - It's Spring Break and your children are waiting to discover their creativity -  with painting! Bring the kids and park for FREE in the huge parking lot! Check out all the wonderful opportunities for Spring Break right HERE  What is Painting with a Twist? Painting with a ...

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