Arts & Entertainment

August 14, 2018

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Lord Stirling Stable is inviting children under age 13 and their parents to enjoy a morning with the stable's will ponies, horses and staff at a "Pony Tea Party" scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon this Sunday, Aug. 19, at the stable grounds at 256 S. Maple Ave. in Basking ...

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“Imagine a group of people, picking up a drum or some percussion, and the next thing you know, everyone is jamming! The air is filled with motivating sound and movement. You are floating and really feeling the beat! The sound is healing! You are part of the drumming and rhythm.”  This was the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County 4-H Fair returns to North Branch Park, in Bridgewater, Aug. 8 through Aug. 10 for its 71st anniversary of free family fun. The fair will run from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m on all three days with parking at the park itself, and free shuttle buses running from 9:30 ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Duke Farms hosts its annual Peach Celebration at the Duke Farms Market Sunday, Aug. 5. The market is located in the parking lot at the Visitor's Center off Duke Parkway West from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.   Local grower Alstede Farms will be stocked with a variety of fresh local ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The highly anticipated spray park coming to Colonial Park will have its grand opening Spring 2019, according to Adam Bloom, Somerset County, principal engineer I. Bloom says the delay is due to issues with permitting and utilities.  "Late August is looking unlikely at this ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township. Click on the headlines below for more details: Friday, July 27 Game Night at Somerset Presbyterian Church Join us for a fun ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township. Click on the headlines below for more details: Friday, July 20 More than two dozen Hub City restaurants and eateries will showcase ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Visit the Franklin Township Public Library on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at 2:00 pm and Thursday, August 16, 2018, at 2:00 pm for an armchair art tour through the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection.   Impressionism on the Water:  The July 19 program will focus on a number of ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township. Click on the headlines below for details: Friday, July 13 The Learning Experience® of Monmouth Junction and Somerset is sponsoring ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have a special talent and want the world to know? Well, you may not be able to reach the world, but you can get to thousands from around the county, at the Franklin Day Festival on Sept. 23.  "The Franklin Day Festival is holding auditions for the 2018 Cultural Stage at ...

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NEW JERSEY - Many towns have already had Fourth of July celebrations, however, there are plenty of celebrations still on TAP for the rest of the week.  So make plans and get the blankets and chairs ready to find the best spot to view. Read on and click the headlines below for more ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Westin in Princeton will host Franklin High School's prom tonight, and TAPinto Franklin Township wants your photos.   If you want your pre and post prom photos featured on our site, email them directly to FranklinTownship@tapinto.net where they will live on the ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township. Click on the headlines below for details: Friday, June 22 Arrive early and tour Bedminster’s historic Jacobus Vanderveer House ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Franklin's Independence Day Celebration will be held July 3 at the Franklin Township Municipal Complex starting at 6 p.m., and Fireworks will begin at 9:15 p.m. Attendees can expect live musical performances, food trucks and kid-friendly activities according to an announcement by ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township. This weekend the Somerset County Tourism team put together a special Father’s Day Weekend article for great events throughout Somerset ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - If you like to buy locally grown goods, movie night under the stars, food trucks, or supporting the community, then there is something for you to do right here in town, during the month of June.  TAP on the headlines below to learn more.  The 2018 Franklin Township Community ...

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Would you like to unleash your inner artist?  If so, then the upcoming Paint & Sip Night Fundraiser, hosted by the Franklin Woman’s Club, is for you.  Paint & Sip Night, is scheduled for Friday, June 15 at Wine and Dreams, 120 Cedar Grove Lane, Somerset. (Doors open at 6:30 and painting ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Don't forget about mom. There are a lot of things to do this weekend. You can take your mom to brunch, a live show, a community concert and much more without leaving town.  Friday, May 11 Franklin Family Eye Care If you need glasses and you like to read TAPinto Franklin ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Franklin Township Republican Committee held its 7th Annual Kentucky Derby Party, at the home of Dana and Ken Lemieux on May 5, according to an announcement from the committee.  According to GOP Chairman Bob LaCorte 50 to 60 people attended the event. Partygoers enjoyed ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Memorial Day weekend will mark the 75th anniversary of the longest-running bike race in the country.  Since 1940, Memorial Day in Somerville, New Jersey has become synonymous with the Tour of Somerville. Dubbed the “Kentucky Derby of Cycling,” the classic attracts over 1,000 ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Gallery on Main's "Artist of the Month" series continues with an exhibition of mixed-media portraiture by Milford artist Dion Hitchings, on view through May 30th. Admission is free, and the artist’s works are available for purchase. Meet the artist at a free opening ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Most would say April was probably a little colder than expected, but it looks like things are starting to heat up to start the month of May off.  If you like golfing, good food, or carnival rides and games, then there is something for you to do close to home, in the month of ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - It is about that time of year again. Mini golf, paddle boats and more are coming to town.  The season kicks off this Saturday, May 5 when the Somerset County Park Commission opens its award-winning golf putting course and the paddle boats on Powder Mill Pond at Colonial ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Township of East Brunswick, Department of Recreation & Parks and the East Brunswick Arts Commission will sponsor the 16th Annual East Brunswick Art & Music Festival – an outdoor juried show of fine art and fine handmade crafts – on Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 11:00 ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - All interested adults 18 and over are invited to register a Bocce team for the 7th annual Spring Adult Bocce League, which will begin to play at the Colonial Park Bocce Courts on Tuesday, May 1, according to a Somerset County Park Commission announcement.    "Bocce is a relaxed ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Whitehouse Wind Symphony, a community band under the direction of Branchburg resident James P. Sheeley, Jr., will present a free concert on Sunday, April 29th at 3 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 158 West High St. The concert will feature a wide range of selections from ...

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Comedian Artie Lange will perform at the Stress Factory in New Brunswick, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit Robin Salem, the wife of longtime “Howard Stern Show” engineer Scott Salem, known to listeners as “Scott the Engineer." Robin is recovering from multiple cancers, and has been ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Franklin Township Public Library is hosting a free concert you don't want to miss today at 2 p.m. Marc Berger will play his latest album RIDE, inspired by his love affair with the American West.  "RIDE is a collection of songs all having a connection to the romance of the ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The month of April kicked off with an unseasonal snow storm and will end with a community tradition and Rite of Spring. Every week TAPinto Franklin Township provides the community with events happening in town during the week and on weekends. This month there are so many things ...

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BRANCHBURG, NJ - The Visual Arts and Performing Arts Department at Raritan Valley Community College will host the RVCC Student Art Exhibition, Part II, from April 20-May 4, in the Art Gallery on campus. An opening reception will be held at the Art Gallery on Friday, April 20, from 5-7 ...

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