Arts & Entertainment

May 18, 2020

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- With stay at home orders exceeding the two-month mark, many families have found ways to capture the moment with "front step" photos.  These period appropriate photo sessions usually feature the whole family outside their home and also contain some reference to the times such as ...

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Bloomfield, NJ--: In these times of self-isolation and quarantine, The Historical Society of Bloomfield (HSOB) extends its support to members and all in the Bloomfield community. The HSOB has updated its Video Archive of many of its presentations and programs throughout the years. They were ...

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Due to circumstances beyond its control, the HSOB has postponed its March 24 event to May 26. Thank you for your consideration and assistance in getting the word out...   EVENT: The Toll of the Garden State Parkway on Bloomfield DATE: Tuesday, May 26, 2020 TIME: 7:30 ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department is excited about Read Across America Week. To celebrate they are teaming up with the Bloomfield Public Library and the Bloomfield Children's Library to offer a FREE kick off event on Saturday, February 29th starting ...

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Bloomfield, NJ -- The Bloomfield High School Thespian Society presents its winter musical, The Drowsy Chaperone, produced and directed by Brandon E. Doemling.  Drowsy was written by Bob Martin and Don McKeller, with music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison.  Four shows are scheduled ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 645,648 tickets purchased state-wide for the NJ Lottery Cash 5 drawing on February 3rd.  Of those tickets, two of them beat astronomical odds and the winners will split $669,456.00.  One winning ticket was sold at ...

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NEWARK, NJ – On Wednesday, January 22, 2020, the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders honored Karl D. Hughes of Bloomfield, New Jersey, for his efforts in promoting alternative education and career options within the trades. Mr. Hughes is a teacher, mentor, and speaker who uses his exceptional ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The annual live Nativity story at Bloomfield's historic Church on the Green takes place Friday Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. The free event includes song, stories and live animals.  The Church on the Green is located at 147 Broad St, Bloomfield NJ, 07003. For more information ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The township's most electrifying holiday display returns Friday Dec. 13 with cocoa, music and enough lights to be seen by high-altitude aircraft. Believed to be the largest display in Bloomfield, James is getting ready right now for the big night. While the display will be up ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Township of Bloomfield’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting postponed last week due to bad weather has been rescheduled again due to weather, it is now Monday Dec. 16 at 6:30 p.m. . The event will feature caroling by Bloomfield High School Choir and local Girls and Boy Scouts, and ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Township of Bloomfield’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting postponed last week due to bad weather has been rescheduled for Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30pm. The event will feature caroling by Bloomfield High School Choir and local Girls and Boy Scouts, and a visit from Santa Claus ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The township's most electrifying holiday display returns Friday Dec. 13 with cocoa, music and enough lights to be seen by high-altitude aircraft. Believed to be the largest display in Bloomfield, James is getting ready right now for the big night. While the display will be up ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - By special arrangement, the Bloomfield Mandolin Orchestra will celebrate Italian Heritage and Culture at the Nutley Public Library this week.  Conducted by Enrico Granafel, the orchestra will perform at 2 p.m. November 23. This free event takes place in the Nutley Public Library, ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The township's most electrifying holiday display returns Friday Dec. 13 with cocoa, music and enough lights to be seen by high-altitude aircraft. Believed to be the largest display in Bloomfield, James is getting ready right now for the big night. While the display will be up ...

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Bloomfield -  The Bloomfield Civic Band, Frank P. Ortega, Director, will present Winds of Change, its Opening Season Concert, on Sunday, November 3 at 3 PM in the auditorium of Bloomfield Middle School.  The program will feature the music of Bach, Hindemith, Rossini, Burns, Ashman & Menkens, ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The 27th annual Harvest Fest celebration is taking place Saturday, October 12th from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.  A community tradition, the event will once again bring something for everyone including food from local restaurants and festival vendors, shopping opportunities from 100+ ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ--When Vinnie Russo’s name is discussed around Bloomfield and neighboring communities, the accolades are long and kind-hearted. A simple post on social media recently, regarding his improving health, elicited a bunch of responses. “One of the best guys around.” “Great ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department will be host the final free classic car show of the season tonight at Universal Technical Institute, 1515 Broad St. The free event runs from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00pm. During the car show, attendees will be able to ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The final Bloomfield Cruisers Car Show of the Summer 2019 Season is postponed to Thursday August 29 due to the weather forecast. The final show will take place on the campus of Universal Technical Institute on Broad Street in Bloomfield. In addition for classic and vintage ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- While last year’s National Night Out in Bloomfield was cut short by rain and lighting just before the headlining band’ was able to play, this year, hundreds of residents were able to enjoy the beautiful weather, great food, drinks, amusements and music and make memories with ...

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  BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Division of Public Safety and the Parks, Recreational and Cultural Affairs Department are sponsoring the annual National Night Out festivities this Tuesday, August 6th from 5:30pm - 9:00pm at Foley Field on John F Kennedy Drive North. This event is open to the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department will be holding four free classic car shows on Wednesday nights at Universal Technical Institute, 1515 Broad St between 6:00 and 9:00pm in August. “We are very excited to include the Hot Summer Nights – Classic ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Area children are enjoying expanding their knowledge of other cultures from around the globe as Summer Art Classes continue this week with ‘Art Around the World’ at Oakeside Cultural Center in Bloomfield. Third in a series of four weekly sessions for children ages 5 to 13, ‘Art ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Join your friends and neighbors for  'Movie in the Park' this Thursday, 7/25. This family friends event takes place at Pulaski Park, North of Bay near Broughton. Arrive at 8:15 p.m.  

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department is partnering with the Bloomfield Cruisers, Universal Technical Institute and Shelbourne to present four Classic Car Cruise Nights on Wednesday’s in August from 6 to 9 pm in Universal Technical Institute’s parking lot ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield Civic Band’s 73rd season of free Summer Concerts continued Monday evening, July 15, with its third seasonal installment before an enthusiastic crowd on the historic Bloomfield Town Green on Broad Street across from the Public Library. Residents of all ages spread ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Patriotism and community spirit filled the air during the 4th of July Celebration and Fireworks Spectacular presented by the Township of Bloomfield on Thursday evening at Foley Field. Director of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs, Michael Sceurman, began the festivities by ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – Record-breaking heat is on the way as IWF presents a family-friendly Pro Wrestling Live Event on Sunday, August 25, 2019, 6:00 pm to benefit Nutley Recreation Football.  It happens at Parks and Rec Center, 44 Park Avenue, Nutley, NJ.   Headlining IWF Tournament of Champions ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Classic cars will continue to take over Bloomfield Center on Wednesday evenings throughout June and July.   Each Wednesday from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, a portion of Broad Street is blocked off from Bloomfield Avenue to Liberty Street for Cruise Nights hosted by the Bloomfield Center ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – State Fair Meadowlands started as a modest six-day event in 1986 in the old Giants Stadium parking lot encompassing 10 acres and offering only a dozen rides and games.   34 years later, the 18-day carnival extravaganza has quadrupled in size and grown to become the ...

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