Make sure to soak up the last few weeks of summer fun in New Brunswick.  We have compiled a list of fun-filled events for you to take part in. Read on to find out what is in store for you this upcoming week in the Hub City!

Monday, August 19

New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents Roseanna Vitro’s Music Mondays Open Session from 8 - 11 p.m.

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Where: Tavern on George

Join singer Roseanna Vitro tonight at the Tavern on George for her “Music Monday’s Open Session” starting at 8 p.m. This interactive event is free but donations are accepted.

 

Tuesday, August 20

George Street Ale House Presents ‘Music Bingo!’ from 8 - 10 p.m.

Where: George Street Ale House

Come in and listen to hits from the 80s and 90s – match the songs on your Bingo sheet and win gift cards and special prizes!  Every Wednesday from 8-10 p.m.

 

Wednesday, August 21

New Talent Showcase at 7:30 p.m.

Where: The Stress Factory Comedy Club

Think you're funny? Come prove it at the Stress Factory’s ‘New Talent Showcase’ where amateurs come out to try out some stage time and some material.

You never know who is going to stop in and step on the stage as pros tend to stop in from time to time. Everyone gets three minutes of stage time.

Come show us what you got!

To register, click here.

 

 

Thursday, August 22

Beyonce Sip & Paint from 8 - 11 p.m.

Where: George Street Ale House

Let’s celebrate Beyonce, by painting your own masterpiece of her with instruction from professional artist Kern "Kernyboy" Bruce. DJ John “Dowe” Butler will provide a live Beyonce soundtrack while painters create their masterpieces.

Two drinks are included in the ticket price.

For tickets, click here.

 

Friday, August 23

Cook Farmer’s Market from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Rutgers Gardens

Rutgers Gardens Cook’s Market provides a well-managed and organized farm market for both the local farmer/producer and patron. Our aim is to encourage the development of local agricultural and specialty products, as well as promote local economic development and community building through educational and family-friendly activities.

Since 2008, the Farmers Market has promoted land stewardship by practicing sustainable growing practices and providing the community nutritious, quality food. The market has been held every Friday from May through December. More than 25 vendors with local produce, meats, flowers, prepared foods, cheeses, wines and more. People gather to wander around, chat with vendors and friends, and fill their bags with locally produced foods.

Live Music Featuring Robert Matarazzo from 8 - 11 p.m.

Where: Tavern on George

Tavern on George presents singer, songwriter and guitarist Robert Matarazzo this Saturday at 8 p.m.

Enjoy live music and delicious food at this weekly event.

 

Saturday, August 24

Hub City Sounds: Carifest from 12 - 5 p.m.

Where: Boyd Park

Revel in the island vibes with Caribbean cuisine, music and dance performances (reggae, soca and calypso), a jerk chicken tasting contest and a special theatrical tribute to Paul Robeson.

 

Stress Factory Presents Samuel J. Comroe at 9:15 p.m.

Where: Stress Factory Comedy Club

Samuel J. Comroe, a Los Angeles native, is a stand-up comedian who performs at over 100 clubs and colleges annually. He made his TV debut on TBS’ Conan and has appeared on BET’s "Real Husbands of Hollywood" with Kevin Hart. In addition to his TV appearances, Sam was recently featured on All Def Digital’s Comedy Originals.

His comedy is made up of the trials and tribulations of living with Tourette Syndrome since being diagnosed at age six and observational material based on his life experiences. Most recently, he finished in 4th place on Season 13 of "America's Got Talent" on NBC.

For tickets, click here.

 

 

Sunday, August 25

Summer Movies Series:  Incredibles 2 from 4 - 6 p.m.

Where: The Yard on College Ave

Swing by The Yard each Sunday at 4 p.m. for a free family movie (and small toy!) June through August.

Hub City Sounds: Indo-American Festival from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: Boyd Park

Offering mouthwatering treats, music and dance performances inspired by the culture and traditions from Northern and Southern India. Complemented by educational Yoga demonstrations and classes.

To register, click here.