Need ideas for great things to do this Valentine’s Day? Well, New Brunswick has got you covered! Check out some great events going on in the Hub City this week below. 


Monday, Feb. 10

Faculty Recital: “We are TRIO!” at 7:30 p.m.

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Where: Richard H. Shindell Choral Hall

This free event, hosted by the Mason Gross School of Arts, will feature music for flute, saxophone and piano, featuring Paul Cohen, Kathleen Nester and Allison Brewster Franzetti.

If you are attending this event, you must register your vehicle online to avoid being ticketed.

For more information, click here. 


Tuesday, Feb. 11

Emerging Artists & Open Session featuring Ilan Eisenzweig Band from 8 to 11 p.m.

Where: George Street Ale House

Enjoy an emerging artist performance by Liam Sutcliffe and open session from 8 to 11 p.m. at the George Street Ale House.

For more information, click here.


Wednesday, Feb. 12

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, Feb. 13

Freaky First from 8 to 11 p.m.

Where: Rutgers Zone in the Livingston Student Center

Freaky First is a substance-free social event for the Rutgers University community, hosted by Student Affairs. 

Come by the Rutgers Zone in the Livingston Student Center and enjoy catered food and unlimited tokens for the arcade games. 

This event is sponsored by Health, Outreach, Education and Promotion.


Friday, Feb. 14

V-DAY Latte Art Class at 7 p.m.

Where: Hidden Grounds Espresso Bar

Learn how to pour beautiful latte art designs just like the ones that you see in their shop on Easton Avenue.

One of the shop’s baristas, Justin, will teach this completely hands-on class where you will get to learn latte art theory and technique.

In this class, we will cover the following:

1) Introduction to various Espresso Machines and Beans

2) Theory and Practice of Steaming Milk

3) Theory and Practice of Pouring a Latte Art

For more information, click here. 


Boo or Bestie Valentine's Paint and Sip at 8 p.m.

Where: Above Art Studios

Come create something special with someone special to you this Valentine’s Day! 

Bring your boo or your bestie to celebrate this year at Above Arts Studios on Morris Street. 

For more information and tickets, click here. 


Saturday, Feb. 15

Prince Paint and Sip at 4:30 p.m.

Where: Above Art Studios

Here’s another great Paint and Sip night at Above Art Studios!

They are paying homage to one of the greatest artists “to ever do it,” Prince! Come paint your own Prince masterpiece with the guided instruction of a master artist instructor.

For more information, click here.


Sunday, Feb. 16

Rutgers Women’s Basketball Game at 12 p.m.

Where: Rutgers Athletic Center

Grab all the red gear you have and head on over to the Rutgers Athletic Center! The Scarlet Knights will be facing off against the University of Michigan Wolverines. Go, Knights!

For more information and tickets, click here.