Arts & Entertainment

May 25, 2020

PISCATAWAY, NJ — With social distancing and other restrictions in place in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Piscataway Township officials canceled its 2020 Memorial Day Parade where residents would have lined the curbs along West 7th Street and South Washington Ave., many shoulder-to-shoulder as ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — The township’s annual Memorial Day Parade  has been canceled for 2020, in light of social distancing and concerns over crowd control during the COVID-19 pandemic. “In conjunction with American Legion Piscataway NJ Post 261, we are sad to announce that this year’s Memorial Day ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Saturday’s weather was sunny and warm, with highs in the mid-70s, which brought out some Piscataway families to county and state parks that reopened after being closed for several weeks as part of NJ Governor Phil Murphy’s effort to stop the spread of COVID-19. As the state ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – April is National Poetry Month. As we continue to practice social distancing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, some Piscataway residents have found creative ways such as writing poetry to help them get through this challenging time. TAPinto Piscataway reader, Rebecca ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - As we continue to navigate this challenging time, TAPinto Piscataway invited residents to take a moment to share a photo that captures the spirit of this year’s first days of Spring in our township.  We are pleased to announce that Wendy Macotela has been randomly selected as ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Spring has sprung! As we continue to navigate through this challenging time, let’s take a moment to celebrate that Spring is here. TAPinto Piscataway invites residents to share a photo that captures the spirit of the first full week of spring in our township.  Send in your ...

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Join us for a fun-filled evening featuring 12 games of bingo for Designer Bags and Tricky Tray Basket Raffle. Date:         Friday, February 28, 2020 Location:  Our Lady of Fatima Cafeteria, 499 New Market Road, Piscataway, NJ Time:        Doors open at 6:15pm Click here for flyer with ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - TAPinto Piscataway would like to wish our readers and everyone in the township a happy, healthy, and prosperous New Year!  Thank you to our loyal TAPinto readers and our advertisers, as it is your support that enables us to deliver the free, local online news and information ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Piscataway residents are invited to attend "Still Embracing the Dream - Honoring the Dreamer," the township’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Breakfast on Saturday, January 18th at 8:30 a.m. Sponsored by the township’s Civil Rights Advisory Commission, this ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Santa Claus and his elves brought holiday cheer to some Piscataway children in the New Market section on Saturday.  Escorted by members of the New Market Fire Department, his ‘Royal Jolliness’ delivered special gifts and posed for pictures as he wished everyone a very Merry ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Middlesex County’s East Jersey Old Town Village in Piscataway held their annual holiday program on Saturday, complete with actors dressed in period costumes who reenacted life in a Colonial Revolutionary War encampment. The village’s historic buildings were open for tours and ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Santa Claus made a grand entrance to Piscataway Township’s annual Christmas tree lighting celebration on Friday, arriving by fire truck to the front lawn of the municipal building where a crowd of anxious young children and their parents were gathered. “Yay, it’s Santa,” one ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - ‘Tis the season to gather with friends and neighbors for the township’s annual Christmas tree lighting celebration on Friday, Dec. 6th at 7:00 p.m. The family event will take place on the front lawn of the Piscataway Municipal Complex at 455 Hoes Lane.   Hot chocolate and ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - A groundbreaking ceremony for the new outdoor Piscataway Spray Park will be held this Saturday, November 9 at Noon.   Mayor Wahler along with township and county officials invite community members to join them for the groundbreaking at 520 Hoes Lane at Northwest corner of ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – They’re coming… As the theme was about the haunted, 15 schools from around New Jersey and New York traveled to Dominic R. Ciardi Field at Piscataway High School on Saturday to compete in the 42nd Annual Band Festival. Sponsored by US Bands and hosted by the PHS Superchief ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - In support of local public humanities projects and programming, officials from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) announced it has awarded the Piscataway Public Library a $5,000 incubation grant. According to a NJCH news release, the library will use the award “to ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The final concert for the Piscataway Cultural Arts Commission’s Concert in the Park series will be held tonight, August 29 at 7 p.m. Verdict is set to turn up the heat for a night of music with a Caribbean flavor at the Columbus Park extension gazebo at Williams Street in ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Township residents of various ages and backgrounds told their stories of how they settled in the township during ‘Piscataway Stories’, a celebration of Piscataway’s rich and diverse history. Saturday’s interactive event at the Kennedy Library was the culminating project of ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - County officials announced on Monday, the winners of the 2019 Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services’ Senior Citizen Art Contest & Exhibition.   The works entered in the contest are currently on display at the Studio Art Gallery at Middlesex County ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Tonight's concert has been moved indoors to the Piscataway Senior Center. A post on the Township's Facebook page states: Because of the weather forecast for rain, this evening's 7 p.m. performance by “Rave On!” as part of the Concert in the Park series will not take place at ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Piscataway Senior Center celebrated its 40th Anniversary on Wednesday, July 10th. The day-long event included a carnival and music provided by DJ Mel.  Township Councilmembers Kapil K. Shah, Jim Bullard and Council President Frank Uhrin welcomed many guests, and Senator Bob ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Tonight's concert has been moved indoors to the Piscataway Senior Center. A post on the Township's Facebook page states: "Because of the weather forecast of severe thunderstorms, this evening's 7 p.m. performance by Soul Groove as part of the Concert in the Park series will ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Get your lawn chairs and blankets ready because the Piscataway Cultural Arts Commission has announced the Concert in the Park Series line-up for the summer of 2019.  At 7 p.m. Thursday evenings from July 11th to August 29th, musical performances from a variety of genres will ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – An unanticipated intermission during Piscataway’s annual 4th of July fireworks spectacular left many wondering if there was going to be more to the show or if it was over and they should leave their viewing areas to go home. Technical difficulties caused several moments when no ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - A Star-Spangled Sing-Along at the Metlar-Bodine House marked the start of the Fourth of July festivities in Piscataway. On Sunday afternoon township families and friends gathered on the museum’s lawn for a patriotic celebration that included songs and a brief history of ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ –  Fourth of July festivities will begin early in Middlesex County and include many revolutionary events throughout Piscataway, New Brunswick and Highland Park. The Cornelius Low House in Piscataway will be open on Wednesday, July 3rd for its normal Wednesday hours of 10 ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Over 120 hot rods, cruisers, classic and custom cars were on display at Piscataway High School’s first ever Project Graduation car show fundraiser. Hosted by car show organizer, G-Wiz Auto Entertainment and NJ Cruise News, “they did a great job in getting the people out here and ...

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