What’s Going On In Franklin Township This Weekend?

June 22, 2017

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Looking for something to do this weekend? Would you like to run or walk for a good cause? Maybe you want to add a furry friend to the family? What about cooling off poolside with some drinks?

Well, you can do all that and more right here in town!

Check out TAPinto Franklin Township’s roundup of some of the best things to do close to home. 

Friday, June ...

Somerville Hosts Weekly Summer Dance Party with Live Music on Division Street

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The borough is synonymous with live events that include - what else - live music.

Over the past three weeks, there was live music on Main Street during the June 4 Somerville Business & Professional Association street fair; on June 10, there was a live band on the steps of the historic Somerset County Courthouse as part of the Flag Day celebration and this past ...

Get Your Lawn Chairs Ready: The Piscataway Summer Concert Series Begins July 6

PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Piscataway Cultural Arts Commission has announced the dates for the 2017 Summer Concert Series.

The annual concert series will take place at Columbus Park Extension Gazebo located at the intersection of Lakeview Avenue, New Market Road, and Williams Street.

Performances are scheduled for Thursday nights at 7:00 p.m., July 6 to Aug. 31st.

In the ...

Weekend Suggestions To Entertain the Family

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Are you ready to celebrate the end of the school year? Many area schools are concluding for the summer, making kids primed to party. If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend with the family in New Jersey, you must make time to check out the following local events.


Montville 4th of July Celebration

The city of Montville is ...

10 Events Going On In New Brunswick This Week

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — There’s a lot to do—and celebrate—in the Hub City this week. Residents even get the chance to vote—again.

Check out TAPinto New Brunswick’s weekly roundup of some of the best tickets in the city.

Tuesday, June 20

Get out and vote. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the special run-off election for a three-year term on the ...

Hillsborough: Local Beer, Wine and Spirits on Tap at 14th Annual Sourland Music Festival

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The 14th annual Sourland Music Festival, a celebration of local music, local spirits and beverages and locally-grown produce takes place Saturday, June 17 from 3-10 p.m. at the Polo Field at Hillsborough Golf and Country Club, 146 Wertsville Road

Adult admission is $25 online and $35 the day of the event), $10 children ages 7–12.

Several refreshing choices ...

Weekend Craft Beer Fest On Tap in Somerville


SOMERVILLE, NJ – A few visitors from Germany just happened to be in town last year and stopped by the Somerville Craft Beer Fest to soak up some of the local ambience – and sample some of the craft beers.

Because Germans know a thing or two about beer – their culture, their heritage, their economy is imbued with hops, barley, steins and ‘oompah’ bands - ...

Kevin J. Maskall Memorial Scholarship: SGS Players Presents 3rd Annual Alumni Cabaret

“With a song on our lips and a prayer in our hearts help us to make just one person in the auditorium happy tonight… Break Legs!”

The prayer above, which is recited by the SGS Players before every show, opened the 3rd annual Alumni Cabaret held at Sampson G. Smith Intermediate School on Saturday, June 3.  Twenty-five SGS alumni, 35 of this year’s Peter Pan ...

TAPinto Franklin Township Week in Review: Prom Night, Rising Star, Invasive Weed & More

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Did you miss any of this week’s top news stories? Click on the headlines to catch up:

Franklin High School: Share Your Prom Night Pictures with TAPinto Franklin Township (UPDATE)

The Westin in Princeton hosted Franklin High School's prom this year, and TAPinto Franklin Township came out to take some photos.

Workers Fight Invasive Weed Threatening ...

Photo Gallery: 42nd 'Rose Day Festival' at Colonial Park Gardens in Franklin Twp.

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - This Saturday, the public was invited to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of the Rudolf W. van der Goot Rose Garden “Rose Day Festival" at Colonial Park Gardens. 

If you didn't get a chance to check it out don't worry, you can visit daily from 8 a.m. to sunset, except for Wednesday mornings, because they are closed until noon. 

The visit is ...

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Ribbon Cutting Commences Yellow Brick Road Installation at Villagers Theatre

June 21, 2017

SOMERSET, NJ - A ribbon cutting ceremony on June 10 celebrated the beginning installation of the Villagers Theatre Yellow Brick Road.   

On hand was Dorothy from the Theatre’s current Wizard of Oz production, donors, and township officials.  

The ceremony marked the culmination of phase one of the Yellow Brick Road fundraising campaign whose goal is to ...