Arts & Entertainment

May 17, 2020

MONTCLAIR, NJ - In this unique time, our schools need unique responses to build community and to meet emerging needs that we would not have anticipated just months ago.  School closures have thrust teachers, students, and parents into remote learning, and while many are rising to the challenge, ...

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  MONTCLAIR, NJ - On Friday, April 24th at 2:00 PM, the Montclair and Glen Ridge Police Departments, the Montclair Fire Department, as well as local EMTs and other local first responders will participate in a brief Healthcare Parade in front of the Mountainside Medical Center to thank and ...

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  TRENTON (April 15, 2020) – One lucky player who shopped at South End Liquor, 310 Orange Rd., Montclair, has won the $100,000 jackpot. The lucky winner matched all five cards drawn winning the $100,000 5 Card Cash jackpot for the Tuesday, April 14, drawing. The winning cards were Jack of ...

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Students from Montclair, Rahway and Bergenfield high schools are challenged in the 2020 Sustainability Challenge Workshop held at Montclair State University on March 12, 2020 from 8:30 - 1:30. Funded by First Energy and Picatinny Arsenal, the Challenge will be held at Montclair State ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Jason Gleason is the new executive director of Montclair Center Business Improvement District, the Board of Directors of the Montclair Center BID announced. Gleason had served as the acting executive director and, previously, as the board president.  “We are delighted to have ...

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February 18, 2020 – The Montclair Golf Club has named Tim Bolton their new Director of Golf following a prodigious effort by the Montclair Golf Club Search Committee, which undertook a national search. Bolton, who joined the staff at Baltimore Country Club in 2003, had served as their Head ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Residents are welcome to attend the Black History Month celebration held at the Montclair Public Library on Sunday, February 16 from 2-5pm.  Hosted by Eddie Nicholas, speakers will be on hand to discuss the history of black churches and the voting movement. The event is ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Discover Jersey Arts People's Choice Awards are open for voting in 2020. Participants have an opportunity to select from the list of nominees in each category or write in their favorite if you don't see it listed. Several Montclair businesses and organizations are listed, ...

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The Montclair Center BID is proud to announce the completion of the inaugural project of their Art Connects program, with four murals throughout downtown.  The murals, funded in part by the State of New Jersey’s Main Street Program, comprise four works by artists Chady Abousleiman (North Brunswick, ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - On March 6th, 2020 Covenant House New Jersey (CHNJ) supporters from across Essex County along with the members of the Junior League of Montclair-Newark (JLMN) will trade their beds for a box and sleeping bag to help raise awareness and funds for the thousands of youth CHNJ serves ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Succeed2gether’s Montclair Literary Festival launched its fourth festival on Wednesday January 22 2020, with a talk by iconic, best-selling author Isabel Allende. Her visit was part of a US tour for her new book A Long Petal of the Sea/Largo pétalo de mar.  Just under 400 people ...

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The YMCA of Montclair is hosting an MLK Day of Service Breakfast with guest speaker Senator Nia H. Gill Esq. on January 20, 2020. A light breakfast will be served from 8:30-10am. Senator Gill will address the group from 9:15-9:45am. Location: Park Street YMCA, 25 Park St., Montclair, NJ This ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ — Montclair Planning Board member Martin Schwartz is proposing a skate park alternative that would provide no cost to taxpayers, according to a release. Since 2005, residents have been calling on elected officials to create a skate park in the Township. Costs for such a project and ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A creative spin on the life of famed sculptor Claes Oldenburg is taking Montclair by storm in The Oldenburg Suite. After being named official selection of the New York Musical festival, winning a 'Best of Fest' award and touring various sold-out venues in New York City, the show ...

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Succeed2gether’s Montclair Literary Festival will kick-start its fourth festival in 2020 with three notable events, worthy of being festival headliners in themselves. On Wednesday January 22 2020, iconic author ​Isabel Allende​ will visit Montclair as part of her book launch tour to talk ...

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Come and celebrate the true meaning of the Christmas season as well as our Adult Choir's Anniversary! We will be featuring the SPBC Mass Choir and the Victory Liturgical Dance Ministry along with special guest artists Pastor George Maize & the Trinity Baptist Church Choir and Pastor Michael ...

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On Wednesdays at 2 pm, Montclair Public Library hosts The Every Wednesday Matinee, a film series presented in its auditorium. In February 2020 we will be celebrating Black History Month by watching the following movies:   The Learning Tree (February 5) – Starring: Kyle Johnson, Alex Clarke, ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - School of Rock Montclair is offering 25% off summer camp savings on cyber Monday.  This offer will be available from midnight through 11:55pm on December 2, and the savings will be exclusively for online purchases only for customers using promo code CYBERMONDAYMTC2020. "This ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Succeed2gether’s Montclair Literary Festival presents its final event of the year: best-selling author Dani Shapiro will discuss her latest gripping memoir ​Inheritance​ on Tuesday December 10 from 6 p.m. In ​Inheritance​ Dani chronicles her discovery, after taking a DNA test on ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Residents will gather at Montclair Brewery on November 16 to discuss the Lackawanna Development Plan. All are welcome to attend. The citizen group, A Better Lackawanna, is holding a day-long fundraiser in support of their ongoing legal appeal against the Montclair Planning ...

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Montclair, NJ – The Junior League of Montclair-Newark, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2020 Walnut Street Fair will take place on Sunday, May 3, 2020 from 12PM-5PM on Walnut Street in Montclair. The May 2019 street fair drew in approximately 7,500 attendees and featured the incredible businesses ...

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What is Canna Pop-Up? Where haute meets hippie. It’s unique. It’s social. It’s fun. Be ready to lift your mood and enrich your life at a Canna Pop-Up event where the canna-curious, novice, and seasoned cannabis enthusiasts will sample, shop, and savor a CBD experience to remember. We bring ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair native, Dale Berra will share memories of Montclair and his father, Yogi Berra, and discuss his recently published memoir at the Montclair Public Library on November 6. This program is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Copies of the book will be ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Police Department will host the third annual Trunk-or-Treat Halloween celebration on October 31. Spooktacular festivities will take place from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the MPD rear parking lot, 647 Bloomfield Avenue. Bring the kids for a fun and safe trick-or-treat ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Hundreds of rubber ducks were placed into the pond at Edgemont Park on Saturday, while eager residents all put in their bids vying for a chance for their duck to be named a winner. The fourth annual duck derby was complete with live enter­tain­ment, activities for children, food ...

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Studio Montclair presents “Everyday Objects,” on exhibit from November 1 to December 7, 2019 at Studio Montclair Gallery, 127 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ. An opening reception will take place on Friday, November 1 from 7 to 9pm. This exhibit, featuring the artwork of 55 artists in Montclair ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A 9-year-old Montclair student is the recipient of a multi-year music scholarship to School of Rock Montclair.   Valentina Moscoso, a fourth grade student at Watchung Elementary School, is the recipient of a multi-year music education scholarship sponsored by School of Rock ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair resident Jeremy Pholwattana is in the running for a Grammy. Known best by his stage name, Jeremy Ryan, he has recently teamed up with the daughter of soul legend James Brown to release a remake of Brown's “Get Up Offa That Thang,” which has earned placement on the ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Mountainside Park has recently undergone a renovation, according to Montclair Township officials. Guests and local leaders gathered during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, October 4, for the newly-renovated Mountainside Park ball field. Members of the Township Council ...

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Little Falls, NJ -- Legendary slugger Darryl Strawberry will appear in conversation with Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Ira Berkow at the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center on Thursday, October 17, 6:30 – 9pm. Strawberry was an electrifying presence in Major League Baseball throughout his ...

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