Arts & Entertainment

March 18, 2020

EDISON, NJ - James Carey, New Jersey Lottery executive director, announced that there was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, March 17, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased at ...

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EDISON, NJ - The Edison Arts Society held its 5th Annual Student Art Month Exhibit on March 4 at the Edison Arts Society Gallery in the Edison Municipal Building. Students from JP Stevens High School and Woodrow Wilson Middle School showcased their various art pieces. The event was juried by Pat ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - The Metuchen Arts Council invites the public to hear the Trio Metaphora in a chamber music concert featuring the work of Spanish and Latin American composers on Sunday, March 15th,  at the historic Old Franklin Schoolhouse in Metuchen. For their Metuchen debut, the Trio will ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - The Metuchen Arts Council will present "Metuchen Jazz -- Education Series 2020" its first-ever educational series dedicated to educating the public about jazz.  The series this year will include six sessions, beginning at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, with a presentation ...

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Edison, NJ — This past weekend going into Monday from December 28th-30th, Jurassic Quest held its immersive dinosaur themed convention for the second time in Edison after its launch in Edison in 2018.   The convention features over 80 life-size models of various species of prehistoric ...

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Edison, NJ — This New Year's Eve, Edison will be home to a number of various New Years themed events which are open to the public at various rates. Many of these events have a variety of different themes and are located all across Edison at different locations.   Here is a list of a few of ...

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The week of December 16th promises to be a musical extravaganza in Edison schools. Many activities related to music are planned at both high schools this week. The J.P Stevens Holiday Guitar concert will take place on December 17th, followed by Orchestra Concert on December 18th. The J.P Stevens ...

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Rain, snow, and  sleet are in the forecast for Monday according to an advisory issued by the national weather service (NWS). Based on the NWS forecast for Edison, snow is likely before 4pm, followed by rain and sleet. About an inch of accumulation is possible for Edison; other parts of the state ...

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The annual Christmas Spectacular hosted by the Indian Business Association (IBA) in Woodbridge this evening was a grand success. Over 1,000 children attended the event with their parents or grandparents. Many dressed in festive outfits, waited eagerly for the doors to open at 5:30 PM. All of them ...

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On Saturday, December 7th Edison Township will be holding its 30th Annual tree lighting, and its first annual holiday stroll on Amboy Avenue. The stroll hours will be between 2:00 and 4:45 PM; tree lighting will begin at 5:00 PM. During the stroll, visitors can vote for the best store front ...

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Edison, NJ - On Saturday, the Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park and the Edison Recreation Department  hosted the 4th annual Trail of Terror and Harvest Fun.    The event once again featured the popular Trail of Terror, presented by the Edison High School Drama Club. “Our trail of terror is a ...

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Edison, NJ – The Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park is partnering with the Edison Recreation Department to host the 4th Annual Trail of Horror and Harvest Fun on October 19. The Harvest Fun will take place from 3p.m to 6p.m, and the Trail of Horror will take place from 6:30p.m to 9p.m. The ...

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Edison, NJ - On Saturday, October 26, the Edison Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its “Horror Festival” at Lake Papaianni Park. The Festival runs from noon to 7 p.m. There will be rides and foods and various crafter tables. The festival will also include a costume contest and dance ...

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Edison, NJ – The Clara Barton Neighborhood Preservation Committee will be hosting it 4th annual Neighborhood Block Party on October 19. The event, which will run from noon to 5 p.m., will also serve as a fundraiser for the Clara Barton First Aid Squad.  The block party will take place at the Clara ...

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Edison, NJ - The Child Care Services Branch of the YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is holding its 11th annual Tot Trot & Fall Festival on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Metuchen High School. The event starts at 9:30 a.m. with the race beginning at 11 a.m. The event will ...

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Edison, NJ - Indo American Festivals, a non-profit organization, will be hosting its annual “Grand Dushahra” event at Lake Papaianni Park on October 5, with a rain date of October 12. The event runs from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will culminate with fireworks.  The event is now in its 21st ...

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EDISON, NJ – On Monday Oct. 7th, the Edison Arts Society will open a mixed-media art exhibit displaying works created by people with disabilities from the Edison-Middlesex County area. The artistic works will be unveiled at 7 p.m. at the Edison Municipal Complex in a distinctive exhibit that the ...

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Edison, NJ –  On Saturday, September 28, thousands of residents visited the Township’s annual Fall Family Spectacular, which was organized by Edison Township and the Edison Recreation Department. The event  included  two stages featuring live music and entertainment, as well as a professional ...

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Edison, NJ – Middlesex County College will be hosting the MCC Community HarvestFest 2019 at its Edison Campus on October 3, from 5 p.m to 8 p.m. A Rain Date of October 4 has been scheduled. The evening will feature fall activities such as a pumpkin patch, pumpkin decorating, and hayrides. The ...

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Edison, NJ - The Edison Arts Society (EAS)  announced that it has received a grant from Investors Foundation toward the expansion of the Edison Arts Society Sculpture Garden in Edison.   The $10,000 grant will help further EAS'  mission to cultivate a love for all the arts -   Dance, Music, Poetry, ...

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Edison, NJ –  On September 28,  Edison Township and the Edison Recreation Department will host the Township’s annual Fall Family Spectacular. The event will take place on Amboy Avenue from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. The Opening Ceremony is scheduled for 1 p.m. on 6th street. The event  will have two ...

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EDISON, NJ - The John P. Stevens High School PTSO will be hosting Navratri Raas Garba for the second year on Saturday, September 21 at 7pm. The event will be held at the John P. Stevens Gym. The night will feature live music by Ujjval Vyas.   According to its website, the PTSO serves as "a forum ...

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Edison, NJ – The Edison High School Marching Band will be hosting the annual Festival of Marching at Edison High School, located at 50 Boulevard of the Eagles, on September 14 at 5p.m.  The event will feature bands from multiple high schools including those from John P. Stevens, Jackson, Scotch ...

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Edison, NJ - On Sunday, the United Chinese American Association of New Jersey (UCAA-NJ) hosted its Annual Summer Picnic Friendship Event. The event took place at Grove 2 at Roosevelt Park for the third year.  The Association has over 130 member organizations, according to Margaret Lam, the ...

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Woodbridge, NJ - On Sunday, hundreds of people gathered to celebrate the last day of the week-long Ganesha festival at the Woodbridge Mall, organized by 1947 Production and Entertainment LLC.  The festival celebrated the Hindu holy day Ganesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Ganesh ...

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Edison, NJ – Beginning September 3, the Edison Public Libraries will be returning to normal operating hours. EDISON MAIN LIBRARY HOURS Monday - Wednesday 9:30 am to 8:55 pm Thursday - Friday 9:30 am to 4:55 pm Saturday 10:00 am to 3:55 pm NORTH EDISON LIBRARY HOURS Monday - Thursday 9:30 ...

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Edison, NJ -  Middlesex County will host the 14th Annual Labor Day Weekend Concert at the Stephen J. Capestro Theater (Plays – In – The – Park) on September 1 at 4p.m. Gates open at 3p.m.  The Concert is Sponsored by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Middlesex County ...

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Edison, NJ - The Mobile Family Success Center of Middlesex County will be hosting its first Military and Veteran Family Day at Yelencsics Park, located 2963 Woodbridge Avenue in Edison, on August 31 from 11a.m. to 3 p.m.  “This day is to honor and appreciate all of the individuals that are ...

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Edison, NJ - On Sunday, Edison’s Pakistani community celebrated Pakistan’s Independence Day with the Fifth Annual Pakistani Day Parade. The parade ran along Oak Tree Road, starting in Iselin and ending  behind the Burger King on Oak Tree Road and Wood Ave.  A traditional Pakistani breakfast of ...

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Edison, NJ -  The Fifth Annual Pakistan Day Parade in New Jersey will be celebrated on Sunday, August 18th at 1:00 pm.  The parade will run along Oak Tree Road, starting in Iselin at Middlesex Avenue, and will end with a concert off of Wood Ave in Edison. Last year’s parade attracted a crowd of ...

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