Arts & Entertainment

October 8, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is hosting artworks from the Westfield Art Association, currently on exhibit at the Freeholders Gallery through October 31. The gallery is located on the 6th floor of the Union County Administration Building, 10 Elizabethtown Plaza in ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Food, Entertainment and lots of ART! That's what everyone got this past Saturday as Roselle Park held their annual Roselle Park Arts Festival.  Activities ran throughout the day that included vendors displaying their crafts, and talents. Tables were also set up along the way ...

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ROSELLE/ELIZABETH, NJ - Book lovers from all over New Jersey came out on Saturday afternoon to pick up some real treasures from independent authors at the 5h Annual Independent Author’s Book Expo (IABX) held at the Warianco Sports Center.  The expo creates an atmosphere where independent authors ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park is hosting its 4th “Festival of India” on Saturday, October 6, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. with an annual celebration and cultural fair. Mayor Hokanson and the Borough Council invite everyone to come out and celebrate the heritage and culture. The event ...

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ELIZABETH/ROSELLE, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation invite youngsters 4 yrs. old to 12 yrs. old to participate in “Paint by the Pond” on Saturday, October 6 at the pond in Warinanco Park. This interactive art project will run from Noon ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The towns annual Sweet and Savory Multicultural Festival gave visitors a lot to choose from when it comes to food, shopping, and as always the entertainment.  This year's event hosted by Mayor Christine Dansereau, Council-members, Donald Shaw and his staff from the Park and ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park ’s first annual “Celebration of Colors and Pride Month that was postponed last month due to incessant weather has been rescheduled to this Saturday, September 1, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Roselle Park High School’s Herm Shaw Field. The event ...

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ELIZABETH/ROSELLE, NJ -  Union County hosted the first ever Warinanco Food Festival on Saturday, featuring local food trucks and restaurants from all over the area.  Visitors to the event had a chance to indulge in culinary delights such as arepas, egg rolls, empanadas, pad thai, jerk chicken, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Actor Garry Pastore portrays NYPD Detective John Belson in the new film Sarah Q, directed by John Gallagher. Sarah Q will make its World Premiere at The Golden Door International Film Festival in Jersey City during the weekend of September 21. This film is the third collaboration ...

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ROSELLE, PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park Arts Festival 2018 committee has announced that Citizen Sane from NYC will be playing at this year's event is set for September 29. Since the 1980’s, Citizen Sane has attracted a growing audience of music lovers who want to hear a soaring groove delivered ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - A program featuring a man dressed as a woman who sings, tells stories and does crafts with children is coming next week to the Rahway Train Station Plaza. The program, called Drag Queen Story Hour, is supposed to foster "awareness of gender diversity," as well as promote ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park will be hosting the community’s first annual “Celebration of Colors and Pride Month on Saturday, August 18, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Roselle Park High School’s Herm Shaw Field. The event includes guest speaker Jane Clementi (the mother of Tyler ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders has announced 63 artists, historians, and local non-profit organizations will receive funding through the 2018 Union County HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) Grant Program.  “The recipients of HEART Grants are a ...

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ELIZABETH/ROSELLE, NJ - People and pups alike gathered at Warinanco Sports Center this past  Saturday for the first-ever Warinanco Pet Parade, where canine talent from across Union County competed in multiple contests and enjoyed the admiration of dozens of dog lovers. From “Waggiest Walk” to ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues on Wednesday, July 25, with the Vinny’s & Katfish Lucy taking the stage at Echo Lake Park in Mountainside. The free concert series is held at Echo Lake Park during the month of July and moves to Oak Ridge Park ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Family Fun & Flix, a free summer entertainment and film series presented by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Union County Department of Parks and Recreation, continues on Tuesday, July 24 with the presentation of “Peter Rabbit” at Warinanco Park, on the border of ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Mayor Carl Hokanson and the Borough Council invites senior citizens to the annual Senior Citizens Indoor Summer Picnic on Saturday, July 21, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Casano Community Center, 314 Chestnut Street, Roselle Park NJ 07204 The annual event hosted by the Borough ...

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UNION/ELIZABETH, NJ - A new exhibit of award winning artworks by local artists age 60 and up and  includes two Roselle Residents, is now on display at the Freeholders Gallery through August 29. Each of the 13 works received first place honors in the countywide Senior Art Exhibit held earlier this ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Seven competitors battled it out at Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment's 3rd Annual BBQ Battle on Saturday, July 14, all vying for $2,000 in prizes and most importantly, bragging rights.  The BBQ categories of best Ribs, Brisket, Chicken, and Pulled Pork, came with a $500 ...

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ROSELLE, NJ -  The 5th Annual Roselle House Music Festival opens on Saturday, July 14 in Warinanco Park for a two-day dance music party. Guest DJ’s from all over the area will be playing house music over the two-day span from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. each day. The event will also feature food and ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Nearly one thousand attendees were thrilled with a very special production of "Annie, Jr." staged by the CAU Community Players, a troupe of actors both with and without developmental disabilities performed at the Rahway High School Center for Performing Arts June 29-July 1. Formed ...

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ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Wishing all of our readers a Happy and safe Independence Day!  Enjoy the “Fireworks Spectacular” video shot from Roselle Park last weekend. TAPintoRoselle.net is Roselle’s official electronic news source! To get your free daily Roselle or Roselle Park news, click on ...

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NEW JERSEY - Many have already started their Fourth of July celebrations this weekend with some Garden State towns holding their annual fireworks displays on the last day of June. However, there are plenty of fireworks planned for this week and beyond, so make plans and get the blankets and chairs ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - People from all over the county came out to Herm Shaw Field in Roselle Park on Saturday evening for the annual fireworks display.   Officials boasting their showcase would be the best fireworks program in Union County, did not disappoint if you listened to the cheers and ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Local authors Roger and Mariann Brenner along with Enzo the dog, were at the Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library on Thursday evening for a book signing of The Secret Life of a Police Dog. In an exclusive interview for TAPinto Roselle Park, Councilman-at-Large Joe DeIorio ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park will be hosting their 13th Annual Independence Day Celebration this Saturday, June 30, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.  Officials are boasting their showcase to be the best fireworks program in Union County, and expect to attract thousands to Roselle Park ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Many came out on Sunday for Roselle’s Annual Car Show. The event was originally scheduled for Saturday but was held over a day because of rain.  Antique cars, trucks, and motorcycles lined one section of the downtown area while the second block hosted bounce houses, train ride, ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ -- The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra kicks off Union County’s 57th annual Summer Arts Festival series of free outdoor concerts sponsored by the Freeholder Board with an evening of Broadway favorites, beloved opera overtures and more on Friday, June 22, at 7:30 p.m. at Echo Lake ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Parents, children, friends, and all family members came out on Saturday afternoon to Rahway River Park for the Union County CommUNITY PRIDE Day Picnic. The family-friendly celebration hosted by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, was a day of fun activities of arts and ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Get your kids ready for best eight weeks of their young lives, as Roselle presents the 2018 version of its summer fun camp for borough youngsters. Under the direction of Recreation Director Donald Shaw, borough officials have put together eight weeks of fun, from outdoor ...

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