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Newark's Lincoln Park Sustainable Health & Wellness Initiative Celebrates 5 Years at Annual Music Festival

July 14, 2018

The 13th Annual Lincoln Park Music Festival is expected to draw more than 50,000 attendees to Newark’s Lincoln Park for a three-day festival featuring jazz, gospel, house and hip-hop beginning July 27th.

But the festival is not just about the music.

For the fifth year in a row, the festival will feature a Sustainable Health and Wellness Village (SHWV) that will offer free health ...

Thousands Come Out for Billy Gilman Concert and Fireworks at Brookdale Park

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Thousands of people from all over the county came out to Essex County Brookdale Park on the Bloomfield / Montclair border for a concert featuring Billy Gilman from the NBC series 'The Voice.' Fireworks followed the concert. 

The evening began with performances by the Belle Tones, followed by headliner Billy Gilman. The fireworks for the evening were ...

Camping, Waterfalls, and White Water Rafting: Nutley Boy Scouts Make Summer 2018 Memorable

NUTLEY, NJ - The Boy Scouts of Nutley Troop 147 are not familiar with the concept of 'Summertime, and the living is easy' - so far they have gone swimming in waterfalls and have gone white water rafter and they have more planned this season. 

The scouts recently backpacked to Vernooy Falls in the Catskills for a chance to swim in the four tiered waterfalls there.

3rd Annual Newark International Film Festival Accepting Submissions

NEWARK, NJ - Three days filled with celebrity guests and showcases from both local and international filmmakers are coming to the city in September.

The third annual Newark International Film Festival will return Sept. 6 and run through Sept. 9, 2018. The festival has grown each year since it was first created, with the city last year hosting 10,000 attendees seeing films across ...

Howling Woods Farm Wolf Dogs at the Nutley Public Library Tonight

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Public Library is going to the dogs Thursday night as wolf dogs from Howling Wolf Farms visit for a presentation about wolves Thursday July 12 at 7 p.m.

The event is open to everyone, and is recommended for children ages 6 and up. 

No registration is required. 

 

To find out about other events happening this month at the Nutley Public ...

Country Music Artist Jo Dee Messina to Headline Concert at Freedom Fest State Fair

Five-day event will benefit L.E.A.D., the statewide drug and alcohol prevention program led by Lake Como resident Nick DeMauro

ALLENTOWN, NJ — Country music artist Jo Dee Messina will headline the marquee concert of the 16th Annual Freedom Fest State Fair, to be held from July 11 through July 15 at Mercer County Park, West Windsor.

The five-day agricultural fair will benefit ...

Are You an IDIOT!??? Green Day's "American Idiot" Coming in August to CBP!

NUTLEY, NJ - Green Day will ascend upon suburban Nutley, NJ, this summer when Cherry Blossoms Player perform 'American Idiot' at Vincent UMC August 7 to 11. 

Quoted as being the "Hair" of Generation X, this 2010 pop opera and Tony Award nominee is a modern coming-of-age drama focusing on three high school buddies and the choices they make upon adulthood. Substance ...

Thunder by day; fireworks by night in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ - A little thunder in the afternoon did not spoil the Wednesday, July Fourth evening in Nutley. Residents gathered in the Oval and on Franklin Avenue to view the township's fireworks show.

People lined up to purchase zeppoles, sausage and peppers, empanadas, cotton candy, Mister Softee ice cream cones and lemonade, some of the many food truck favorites stationed along ...

15th Annual Maplewoodstock is this Weekend: July 14 and July 15

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The 15th Annual Maplewoodstock Music and Arts Festival, a free, two-day, live music and arts event, will be held this Saturday, July 14, and Sunday, July 15, from noon until 10 p.m. each day in Memorial Park.   

The 23 bands performing were selected from a record-high 109 applicants in 2018, who radiate from Maplewood/South Orange to other musical ...

TAPinto Adult and Kids Events at the Nutley Public Library July 9 to 14, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Public hosts events every week for children and adults alike. This week, patrons will discover some regular events like the weekly Monday Bridge Group plus some special events for the kids. 

Some events do require registration before attending the event. 

Tuesday, 10 at 1:00 p.m. – Play Bridge. No registration ...

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3 Nutley Teens Earn Coveted Spots in Paper Mill Playhouse's Summer Musical Theater Conservatory

July 14, 2018

(Millburn, NJ) Paper Mill Playhouse, (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director) recipient of the 2016 Tony Award for Regional Theatre, has selected 115 students to be a part of the theater’s prestigious Summer Musical Theatre Conservatory for 2018. From Nutley, Valeria Flores, Wesley Gardner and Luke Surretsky have earned 3 of these coveted spots in Paper Mill Playhouse's ...