Arts & Entertainment

May 27, 2020

FLEMINGTON DIY (Do It Yourself) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide an inclusive art space that engages the community with the burgeoning local arts scene, inspires social change, and invigorates the economic development of Flemington. Together with TAPinto Flemington ...

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TAPinto Flemington Raritan is proud to support the presentation of virtual arts and performance event offerings in cooperation with Flemington DIY, showcasing outstanding artists and performers from Hunterdon County.  All events will be streamed live for free, and you’ll need a laptop or ...

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So, like the rest of us, you have been stuck inside the house for the past five or six weeks. If you normally work at home you’ve been stuck inside even more. A trip to the supermarket – either ShopRite or Stop & Shop – is like a journey into a post-apocalyptic world where everyone is wearing ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Students at J.P. Case Middle School performed "Lion King Jr." over two days at the end of February. Performing were Arianna Bellotti, William Coey, Avery Richardson, Quinn Mazzeo, Max Keller, Alex Zatuchney, Justin Rawlins, Callie Aversano, Savanna Fleisher, Reena Verma, Dylon ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - The stellar variety and key role of performing arts and cultural programming available throughout Hunterdon County were highlighted at the Board of Chosen Freeholders’ Feb. 18, with a total of $64,464 in 2020 New Jersey State Council on the Arts’ Local Arts Program (LAP) grant ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Flashback to 1987: I went to see legendary folk singer Tom Paxton at the SpeakEasy on MacDougal Street in Greenwich Village. When the MC voice-over welcomed everyone and introduced the ‘opening act’, I winced: After-all, I was there to see Paxton, and my ADD just did not give me ...

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GLEN GARDNER – There’s nothing better to warm your heart and soul on a frigid winter’s day than a hefty dose of “Frozen.” The award-winning ShowKids Invitational Theatre (SKIT) will offer its rendition of the wildly popular Disney creation with six January performances of “Frozen JR.” in the ...

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LEBANON TWP., NJ - The holiday season is when we tend to hear all sorts of stories about magical flying reindeer. But Sven The Reindeer took a much more practical approach, making a road trip from the Deep South to appear in ShowKids Invitational Theatre’s “Frozen Jr.” Presentations will be ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – A concert of music centered around a British Isles Holiday will be performed by the Hunterdon Symphony and Hunterdon Choral Union on Dec. 15. The program will begin at 3 p.m. at Hunterdon Central High School on Route 31 here, and will be followed by a holiday cookie ...

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CLINTON TWP., NJ – The history of the Mob and that of the Jewish people in America are intertwined. It’s a history that Myron Sugerman, author of the recently released book “The Chronicles of The Last Jewish Gangster: From Meyer to Myron,” knows all too well. Sugerman -  an atypical historian, ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - This year’s Christmas Tree lighting will take place on Friday, Dec. 6 at the Flemington Veterans Memorial on Main Street. The activities begin at 7 p.m., when Flemington Cub Scout Pack 61 begins the actual tree lighting ceremony followed by Christmas carols. After the tree ...

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CLINTON TWP., NJ - A ladies-only Comedy Night will be held Dec. 5 to support women who are rebuilding their lives after domestic and/or sexual abuse. The evening will feature comedians Joan Weisblatt and Karent Krents. Women are asked to bring gifts of pampering and care which will be donated to ...

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FLEMINGTON, N.J. – The Hunterdon County Chamber of Commerce is honored to once again organize the Hunterdon County Holiday Parade. The procession will begin its stroll down Main Street in Flemington on Sunday, Dec. 8. at 5 p.m. Planning is well underway, but the Chamber still has room for ...

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TEWKSBUURY, NJ - The Tewksbury Historical Society Headquarters will be open Saturday, Dec. 14, selling its unique Holiday gifts.  Among the items for purchase are Tewksbury afghans in Williamsburg Blue, Cranberry Red, Hunter Green and Navy Blue, a new color, and Tewksbury Church notecards and ...

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TEWKSBURY, NJ – The Township’s Historical Society will sponsor the 16th Annual Tewksbury Christmas Antique Show on Saturday, Dec. 7 and Sunday, Dec. 8. The show is managed by a professional antique show manager and includes 53 dedicated exhibitors displaying fine antiques from the 18th through ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – The J. P. Case School Drama Club will present its performance of School for Nerds on Friday, Nov. 15. Doors open at 7 p.m. and showtime is 7:30. School for Nerds is about Brawny Preparatory High School, the home of the fighting Hippopotami and national winner of every ...

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TEWKSBURY, NJ - Clarence and Anne Dillion will be the subject of a talk by local historian W. Barry Thomson hosted by the Tewksbury Historical Society. Clarence Dillon, whose large family estate was "Dunwalke" in Bedminster, was one of the most successful and wealthiest investment bankers of the ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – “Flames of Passion” will open the 40th anniversary season of the Hunterdon Symphony. The selection of works will include dance music from Russia, France, Austria and Mexico. On the program are two suites adapted from ballets, Firebird by Stravinsky and Spartacus by ...

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CLINTON TWP., NJ - The Hunterdon County YMCA will host its 28th Annual Comedy Night on Friday, Nov. 22 at the Hunterdon Hills Playhouse in Hampton. This popular event, which has sold out in previous years, begins with a social hour including cocktails (cash bar) and passed hors d’oeuvres, ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – The community-wide celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Hunterdon Hospice is underway on the grounds of Hunterdon Regional Community Health on Route 31 South, just behind Yesterday’s Treasures Thrift Shop. The event that includes food trucks, live music, crafts, face ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – The fourth annual Raritan Township Community Day is underway now at Lenape Park on Route 523 here. The fun continues until 5 p.m. New this year are a mini car show and two massive super-fun inflatables: a 95’ Radical Run Obstacle Course and a 22’ Cliff Hanger Slide. Eats ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ - The fourth annual Raritan Township Community Day will be held Saturday, Sep. 28 at Lenape Park on Route 523 here. The rain date is the following day, Sunday, Sept. 29. The festivities run from noon to 5 p.m., and admission and parking are free. New this year are a mini car ...

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LAMBERTVILLE, N J - Seventeen-year-old violinist Grace Miller took first place in the 35th Annual "Howell Living History Farm Fiddle Competition" here on Aug.24, a competition sponsored by the Hunterdon Folk Exchange. Grace placed first in the Senior Division (aged fifteen through adult) with ...

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CLINTON, NJ – Plans are underway for this year’s Haunted Red Mill. This year’s theme is “Creatures of The Night.” A trip through the Haunted Mill will be a journey deep into a dark and smoke-filled maze, where you’ll come face-to-face with horrific creatures that only come out in the ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – Thousands flocked to Stangl Road here yesterday to join in the kick-off of the Central Jersey Jazz Festival, an event that will continue today in New Brunswick from 1 to 6 p.m. and in Somerville on Sunday, also from 1 to 6 p.m. As with the Flemington show, all performances are ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – A community-wide celebration next month will inlcude food trucks, a performance by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra chamber ensemble, face painting, a raffle and more. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 5 by Hunterdon Hospice to celebrate its 40th anniversary. The ...

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EAST AMWELL, NJ – All sorts of contests for the public to enter were held at the Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair. Following are results from some of those shows: The 4th annual Hay Bale Toss was held next to the Main Stage and attracted numerous entries. There were five categories and ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – The Borough’s Stangl Road Car Show will be held tomorrow from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. The event is free to attend and participate. Registration starts at 5 p.m. at 21 Stangl Rd. Saturday’s featured vehicles will be all military and first responder vehicles and trucks, but all ...

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EAST AMWELL, NJ – The 20th annual Hunterdon County 4-H and Agriculture Fair is underway now through Sunday, Aug. 25. Although light rain is falling on Hunterdon this morning, the National Weather Service expects it to taper off by afternoon. That’s good news for the big fireworks show that is ...

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TEWKSBURY, NJ - Tewksbury Historical Society is seeking artists to participate in its annual Art Exhibition. The Society’s 28th annual staging of the event will be held from Saturday, Oct. 12  through Sunday, Oct. 20. THS brings together the region's best fine artists and includes juried, small ...

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