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Are You a Playwright? Playhouse 22 has a Stage for You

July 17, 2018

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Playhouse 22 is now accepting submissions for the "Third Thursday Play Reading Series." After having much success and interest this past season with play readings, the local theater company has decided to continue this in our 2018-2019 season.

​The play readings will be performed on the third Thursday of each month throughout ...

Milltown Public Library to Host Summer Photography Contest

MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Public Library is calling all photographers to join the Summer Photography Contest. The Friends of the Library is sponsoring both a youth and an adult photography contest, which kick off on Thursday, July 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the meeting room of the Milltown Library. Participants are invited to come to learn the entrance rules for the upcoming contest as well as the ...

Mamma Mia! at Plays-in-the-Park

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Plays-in-the-Park continues its summer 2018 season with the ABBA musical, “Mamma Mia!” The show opens on July 11 and plays through July 21 (No show Sunday, July 15.)

All performances begin at 8 p.m. and are staged at the Stephen J. Capestro Amphitheater located in Middlesex County’s Roosevelt Park in Edison. The ...

Middlesex County Senior Artists Invited to Participate in Annual Show

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Calling all Middlesex County artists age 60 and over.

The Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services’ annual juried Senior Citizen Art Contest & Exhibition is scheduled for July 23 through Aug. 16 at The Studio Art Gallery at Middlesex County College’s Performing Arts Center, 2600 Woodbridge Ave. in Edison.

Any artist, age 60 or over, ...

Free Summer Movie Series Coming to State Theatre in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The free summer movie series is returning to the State Theatre New Jersey with six family-friendly movies. 

Once a week from July 3 to August 7, the 1,850-seat restored theater will showcase movies free of charge to the community, offering young people the chance to enjoy these films, whether with their families, summer camps, or other groups.

The lineup ...

Thousands Expected in Hillsborough for Sourland Music Festival

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The Sourland Music Festival will be held Saturday, June 23 from 3-10 p.m. at the Hillsborough Golf & Country Club at 146 Wertsville Road, rain or shine, to benefit the Sourland Conservancy.

Discounted advance-sale tickets are available online only, Children under 12 are admitted free.

“We’ve got a really powerful lineup of the region’s most ...

Full Menu of Fun For Milltown's Annual Fourth Of July Celebration

MILLTOWN, NJ - Summer officially begins on Thursday. The summer solstice arrives at 6:07 a.m. on June 21, so it isn't too early to start making plans for July 4. Milltown has a full menu of family-friendly fun, starting bright and early with the borough's annual fishing derby and concluding in the evening with a fabulous fireworks display.

Pull out the red, white and blue clothes and ...

Brookside Pool Club Celebrating 65th Anniversary

MILLTOWN, NJ - The calendar may not officially say summer, but the water is certainly fine at the borough's Brookside Swim Club. Brookside is marking its 65th anniversary this year and the festivities will make a big splash of fun as they do every June, July and August.

Weather dampened the swim club's grand opening weekend. Brookside opens up to its members young and young at heart ...

"Big Fish" Makes a Splash at Playhouse 22

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Playhouse 22, East Brunswick’s Community Theater, presents Big Fish, a musical by Tony nominee Andrew Lippa and the book by screenwriter John August.  The show runs June 8 though 24.   

Playhouse 22’s Big Fish is directed by Richard P. Butler, choreography Angela Ricci, and music direction by Mark McGee.  

Based on the ...

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Calling All Country Music Lovers to the Mercer County Freedom Fest

July 2, 2018

Allentown, NJ - Country music artist Jo Dee Messina will headline the “Ladies of Country Concert” on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Mercer County Park located at 1638 Old Trenton Rd. in West Windsor, New Jersey.  The concert is part of the five-day 16th Annual Freedom Fest State Fair that will be held July 11-15, 2018 at its new location at Mercer County Park.  Concert ...