Arts & Entertainment

December 6, 2018

“The perfect Christmas tree? All Christmas trees are perfect!"  -Unknown Why not start a family tradition and buy a Christmas tree from your local farm. Christmas trees trace their beginnings to pagan culture, in which the evergreens symbolized life and rebirth and when Winter Solstice was ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerville Chamber Choir will perform at the 11th annual Stars & Promises Holiday Concert Dec. 7, which features Peter Mayer, lead guitarist for Jimmy Buffet’s Coral Reefer Band, at the United Reformed Church, 100 West Main St. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerville Arts on Division presents the 2018 Holiday Art Crawl on Saturday, Dec. 1 and Sunday, Dec. from 1-6 p.m. each day. The “Crawl” will present the works of numerous local artists beginning at the Gallery on Division, 15B Division St. featuring original paintings, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s 41st annual Festival of Trees at the Environmental Education Center located at 190 Lord Stirling Road. The 41st Festival of Trees opens to the public on Saturday, Dec. 1 and will ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset County Park Commission, with support from the Somerset County Park Foundation, has extended a special invitation to Santa Claus to visit the Therapeutic Recreation Activity Center at Park Commission Headquarters, 355 Milltown Road on Saturday, Dec.1, from 10 a.m.-noon ...

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TRENTON, N.J. — Racing dates for 2019 are on the agenda for the Nov. 21 meeting of the New Jersey Racing Commission. On Oct. 11 The Meadowlands announced it would only apply for 68 live racing dates, down from this year’s 90 racing days. However, at the request of the New Jersey Racing ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission will sponsor the 2018 Turkey Shoot on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22, 2018 at Spooky Brook, Quail Brook, and Green Knoll Golf Courses.   Each of the three courses will offer a Shotgun Start on Thanksgiving Day at 8:00 A.M. Fee to ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Johnny Lombardi, aka "Gemini," is the comedic version of a one-man band. He can do it all – depending on his mood and the audience, Lombardi will kibitz with the crowd, fire off one-liners, dazzle with his magic or bring life to a family of sharp-tongued ventriloquist ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders, in cooperation with the Somerset County Business Partnership, have announced the winners of the fourth annual “Show us Somerset County Through Your Camera Lens” photo contest for residents and county staff, designed to showcase the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Artist Doug Hoekzema has traveled the world painting bigger-than-life murals on the facades of commercial buildings, hotels, resorts and convention centers, but none perhaps as heartfelt as the three-story mural that emerged over the past four days on the stucco wall of  Redelico's ...

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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, Oct. 26 Trunk Or Treat Event at Protec Ponds Ice Rink! This year's Trunk ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Norz Hill Farm at 120 South Branch Road is hosting this year's Children’s Halloween Party on Thursday Oct. 25th from 3:30-5:30 p,m. The event is sponsored by the township Parks & Recreation Department. Pre-registration is required. There is a $7 fee. Call (908) 369-4832 ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Somerset County Park Commission will welcome ghosts and goblins of all ages to the Colonial Park Putting Course on Colonial Drive for an evening of spooky miniature golf at Mischief Night Madness on Friday, October 26, 2018, from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. (Rain date Saturday, October ...

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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, Oct. 19 Franklin Park School Wine and Design Breast Cancer Awareness ...

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EAST AMWELL, NJ - The eighth annual Flemington Speedway Historical Society Car Show featuring hundreds of classic, vintage, hot rod and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles will be held Saturday, Oct. 20th from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. rain or shine at the Roger K. Everitt Fairgrounds, 1207 Route 179, just ...

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EAST MILLSTONE, NJ - Hundreds of local and area residents came out to attend the 8th annual CanalFest on Saturday, Oct. 13, to have a good time while supporting their neighbors in need.    The event featured three stages with live musical performances by High in the Mid 80s, Swing Sabroso, ...

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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, Oct. 12 Warrior Football The Franklin Warrior’s will host Elizabeth at ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK – Second week of October? Already? As we continue to head deeper into fall more and more fun fall activities submerge. Looking for something to do? Take a look below, you will certainly find something. Tuesday, October 9  Lord of Dance Dangerous Games               8 p.m. Where: ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Thousands gathered Saturday afternoon for the 5th annual Franklin Day Festival at Colonial Park. The festival had something for everyone to enjoy, musical/dance performances, food/craft vendors, free activities for the children and much more.  TAPinto Franklin Township shared a ...

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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, Sept. 21 Warriors’ Football After a tough loss, the FHS Football team ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - In less than a week the Franklin Gazebo has been put to use. Sara Brookes-Bertolatus and Thomas McDermott had their wedding photos on taken on Tuesday by Amy Schweitzer of Amy Schweitzer Photography. Original story: The Franklin Township Cultural Arts Council (FTCAC) officially ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK – I think by now we might be in the swing of things right...? Whether we are working, interning, going to school we got this on lock down, but we also need to make sure we are making time for fun. So check out the list below and figure out what event you are going to attend to give ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Central New Jersey Jazz Festival concludes Sunday afternoon, with upwards of 6,000 people expected to bring their lawn chairs and their love for music to be entertained in front of the stage on East Main Street, with seating spilling over on to the lawn at the historic ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK – Wow, did June, July and August fly by, am I right? Well, we must welcome September with open arms. And why not? There is still plenty to do in New Brunswick this month so mark your calendars and let the fun begin! Tuesday, September 4 Fall Semester Begins Where: Rutgers, New ...

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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, Aug. 31 Annual Festival of Peaches Peaches anyone? The Frog and 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 more details: Friday, Aug. 31 Annual Festival of Peaches Peaches anyone? The Frog and The ...

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On Saturday, September 22nd, the 2018 Franklin Day Festival will be held in Colonial Park on Elizabeth Avenue in Somerset, NJ.  The festival, now in its 5th year, welcomes community members of all ages to enjoy live music, shopping, children’s activities and more to celebrate the rich culture of ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK – Okay, really, there is nothing to get nervous about. Just because we are in the middle of August doesn't mean the fun needs to stop. There is still plenty to do in and around New Brunswick as we continue through the month of August. Just take a look for yourself below. All Week ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Several dozen restaurants are offering special menus and reduced prices during the inaugural Hillsborough Restaurants Week Aug. 21-26. Sponsored and organized by the Hillsborough Business Association, Restaurant Week includes dine-in restaurants offering prix fixe menu dishes, ...

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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, Aug. 17 Pack a picnic basket, put the kids in their pajamas, pile everyone ...

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