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County Presents Live Music at Piscataway's Historic Old Town Village

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Historic Music Series in the Park will take place on the lawn at East Jersey Old Town Village, located in Johnson Park at 1050 River Road in Piscataway. Credits: Middlesex County Office of Communication
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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- The Middlesex County Office of Culture and Heritage invites you to a special series of live music in a beautiful, historic setting. 

Historic Music Series in the Park will take place on the lawn at East Jersey Old Town Village, located in Johnson Park at 1050 River Road in Piscataway.

Sunday, August 28 at 6:30 p.m. – Marimba Masters Jr.
Seven award-winning marimba artists perform the arrangements of Mozart, Bach, Sibelius and more!

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Sunday, September 11 at 6:30 p.m. – The Mark Heter Band
A 25-piece band and vocalist perform an evening of patriotic music.

Sunday, September 18 at 6:30 p.m. – The Broadway Pops Big Band with Greg Giannascoli
Music from the Golden Age of Broadway.

Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios said: “Bring a blanket or lawn chair and join us at East Jersey Old Town Village. From classical music to show tunes, this series has something for everyone!”

Freeholder Kenneth Armwood, chair of the County’s Business Development and Education Committee, added: “The Village is the perfect setting for live entertainment. I encourage all residents to join us for these wonderful free music events.”  

This program is offered free of chargePlease bring your own blanket or lawn chair to the event. For more information call (732) 745-3030, ext. 310. Persons with hearing disabilities may dial (732) 745-3888 (TTY users only) or 711, the New Jersey Relay System. In case of inclement weather, call 732-462-8262.

East Jersey Old Town Village is an accessible site. American Sign Language Interpreter can be provided with a two-week advance request. Wheelchairs are available upon request for visitors who may need assistance from the parking lot to the program.

Funding for The Historic Music Series is provided in part by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the New Jersey Historical Commission.

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