NEW BRUNSWICK – Restaurant week here in New Brunswick has officially commenced! Read on to hear more details on participating restaurants and other fun-filled activities in store for this upcoming week!
Restaurant Week 2019 – Saturday, July 13 – Saturday, July 27
New Brunswick City Center restaurants are as diverse as they are exceptional and now you have the perfect excuse to get out of the kitchen heat and eat out!
Our restaurants have cooked up some great offers to get the foodie in you out the door and diving into new experiences and flavors. Visit a new spot or an old favorite...your taste buds will be happy with the sensations and your heart will be pleased with the local support.
But beware, once you get a taste of these great dishes in City Center you'll be thinking, "how soon can I get back for more!"
Restaurant Week is sponsored in part by the Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Central Jersey Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Diners who eat out ten times during New Brunswick Restaurant Week can enter for a chance to win a New Brunswick Experience Package including gift certificates from local restaurants and arts organizations.
Click here for more details on the vendors, the dishes that will be featured and how you can sign up so you don’t miss out on all the fun!
Monday, July 15 - Saturday, July 20
ReThink Theatrical Presents: Romeo+Juliet 7-9pm
Where: Rutgers Gardens
ReThink Theatrical is back at the Rutgers Gardens for a comical adaptation of Shakespeare’s timeless tale of star-crossed lovers. The foolishness and folly of Capulets and Montagues comes to life through energetic sword fights, hilarious actors, and the natural grandeur of the Rutgers Gardens!
Click here to register and learn more information!
Monday, July 15
Roseanna Vitro’s Music Mondays 8-11pm
Where: Tavern on George
Presented by the New Brunswick Jazz Project, this nonprofit organization presents world-class jazz performances weekly in New Brunswick and other Central Jersey venues.
This Monday enjoy a free show featuring the music of Roseanna Vitro.
Tuesday, July 16
Tommy G LIVE at Roosterspin 3-6pm
Where: Roosterspin, 120 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ
Come hang out with Tommy G and the rest of the 1450 WCTC Street Team as we will be broadcasting LIVE Tuesday, July 16th from 3-6 PM at Roosterspin located at 120 Albany Street, for New Brunswick Restaurant Week!
Wednesday, July 17
Mason Gross Summer Series: Mason Gross Jazz Faculty 7 pm
Where: Nicholas Music Center
Conrad Herwig leads an award-winning ensemble performing straight-ahead jazz in this annual summer favorite.
Summer's hot at Mason Gross with FREE music and dance events throughout July!
Parking is also FREE, but you need to register your vehicle online before the event or risk receiving a summons. Register your vehicle here>> https://goo.gl/gxSxnU
Performances are suitable for ages 5 and up.
Thursday, July 18
The New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents Adam Brenner Quartet 8-11pm
Where: 2 Albany St, New Brunswick NJ
The quartet performing this Thursday is comprised of Adam Brenner on saxophones, Bob DeVos on guitar, Kyle Koehler on organ and Eliot Zigmund on drums.
No cover charge.
Friday, July 19
Starting a Coffee Business 7-10pm
Where: Hidden Grounds Coffee Roasters
Perfect for people looking to open their own coffee business.
This is a fun, interactive team event, giving you the chance to learn about how to open your own cafe.
Includes lots of coffee, cafe essentials, dos, and don'ts, etc.
- Presentation on the essentials (Financials, Business Plan, Location)
- Demonstration of Best Practices
- Setting a goal for your cafe and how to curate a menu
- How to be a great leader
- Coffee Samplings
- Team Competition/Tests
Click here to sign up and learn more!
Friday, June 19
An Evening of Stand Up with A Typical and Big3 Star Michael Rapaport 7:30 pm
Where: Stress Factory Comedy Club
Michael Rapaport is an American actor and comedian. He has appeared in over sixty films since the early 1990s and starred in the sitcom The War at Home. He also appeared in Boston Public, Friends, Prison Break, Justified, and Atypical.
Click here to get tickets and learn more information!
Fly Me to the Moon! 2-3pm
Where: 60 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick NJ
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, join us for a variety of moon-related activities, crafts, videos & snacks. Fun and fascinating for the whole family!
Sunday, July 21
Yaymaker Events: Paint Nite, Plant Nite, and Candle Maker! 7-9:30pm
Where: George Street Ale House
Sign up for Paint Nite! Enjoy great food and drinks while painting your own masterpiece! No experience necessary. Use code localyaymaker to get $10 off your ticket price!
For more information on the event and the venue click here!