The air is cool and crisp in New Brunswick and even though November is in full swing, the fun doesn’t stop in the Hub City. We’ve compiled this week’s best events below. 


Monday, November 4

2019 Curtain Call from 6 to 10 p.m.

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Where: New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

Call, the annual celebration of NJ Professional Theatre. This year, Curtain Call will bring together artists, arts organizations, business leaders, funders, government representatives, and arts patrons to honor Ruth and Arthur Fost and the unsung heroes our member theaters.

There will be live entertainment, food and drinks, and exciting raffle items.

For more information click here.


Tuesday, November 5

The Museum at Buccleuch Mansion Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: The Buccleuch Mansion

Come and visit the Museum at Buccleuch Mansion on Easton Avenue for free from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The late 1730’s mansion is fully restored and the first and second floors are open to the public.  Rooms represent the various periods of the families that lived in the house, with Colonial, Victorian and Federal periods of furniture and accessories on display.

The last tour starts at 3:30 p.m. Suggested donation at the door to help with preservation and conservation in our historic house.  Private tours for five or more can be arranged with a one-week notice.  Contact the museum at


Wednesday, November 6

Planetary Science Late Night at the Museum from 4 to 8 p.m.

Where: Rutgers Geology Museum

Come to the Geology Museum on the second floor of Geology Hall to learn about our Solar System and all of its planetary bodies. Demonstrations, arts and crafts and educational activities will be set up around the museum and people are welcome to come and go as they please. The event is free and open to visitors of all ages!

For more information click here.


Thursday, November 7

New Wave of Professionalism Fashion Show at 7 p.m.

Where: College Ave Student Center - Rutgers University, New Brunswick

Redefining professionalism. Embracing culture. Seeking inclusion. Sparking conversations.

The New Wave Fashion Show seeks to start a conversation around embracing marginalized cultures into the workplace while Rutgers students and alumni walk the runway to demonstrate examples of how to incorporate culture and identity into professionalism. Join us for a night of spoken word inspiration, alumni wisdom, and cultural celebrations!

For more information visit


Friday, November 8

Cook’s Market 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: The Rutgers Gardens Cook Market

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.


Saturday, November 9

Make a Mosaic: Make a Mosaic Trivet - Customizable at 2 p.m.

Where: On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

Coasters and trivets keep your furniture safe and looking fine, but that doesn’t mean they can’t look good while doing it. Arrange brightly colored glass pieces on ceramic tile to create drink- and food-saving statement pieces. Our Host has tips for creating patterns, setting, edging, and laying the grout.

To purchase tickets click here. 


Sunday, November 10

Rutgers Men’s Basketball Game at 1 p.m.

Where: Louis Brown Athletic Center

Grab all the red gear you got and head on over to the Louis Brown Athletic Center! The Scarlet Knights will be playing against the Niagara University Purple Eagles. Go, Knights!

For tickets click here.


Coffee Cupping Class from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Hidden Grounds Roastery 

It’s time you learn what goes into a great cup of coffee. The folks at Hidden Grounds Roastery on Jersey Avenue will be showing you the art of cupping coffee and truly being able to experience how to taste coffees from different regions. 

Compare their coffee against other big players, develop your palate and take some coffee home. Email them with any inquiries at

To purchase tickets click here.