Arts & Entertainment

September 11, 2019

  WARREN, NJ - The Somerset County Library System branch is hosting "Out of My Gourd," a 16-piece collection of hand-crafted gourds created by Somerville artist Patricia Farley. ​The collection features gourds that were transformed into art by various techniques including​ ​carving, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerville Arts on Division will present its annual Weekend of Art and Music on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 14th & 15th with activity on Division Street  and East Main Street between Bridge and Grove Streets. The 2019 Arts Festival weekend will feature  “Art All Day” on ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Limited edition commemorative Somerset Patriots baseball jerseys highlight an auction of of items with their roots in New Jersey by New Jersey's premiere auctioneer, Joe Bodnar, at TD Bank Ballpark Sunday, Sept. 8, following the Patriots game against the High Point ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Work has begun on a 90-foot mural in a walkway off West Main Street that will pay tribute to Jerome Gonzalez, a prolific artist and author who played a major role establishing the thriving arts community in Somerville. Workers on Saturday used a power washer to chip away loose ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Performance artists who reflect the Somerset County’s diversity, are being sought to display their talents at the upcoming Diversity Festival to be held on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Somerville. Six slots are available. The county is offering a fixed payment ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission summer of Sunday evening free live concert performances will conclude at the Duke Island Park band shell on Old York Road in Bridgewater on Sunday evening, Sept. 8. The  concert is are free;  lawn chairs and picnic baskets are ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Work is expected to begin shortly on an outdoor mural in a walkway off West Main Street that will celebrate the life and art of Jerome Gonzalez, a prolific artist and author who played a major role establishing the thriving arts community in Somerville. He died at the age of 44  ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The lineup of seasoned musicians is set for 14 hours of non-stop sophisticated jazz that will draw thousands  to the three-day Central Jersey Jazz Festival Sept. 13-15. All performances are outdoors beginning in Flemington Sept. 13, 6-10 p.m.; New Brunswick Sept. 14, 1-6 p.m.

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ -The Rotary Club of Hillsborough extends its thanks to the community with a special $30 wristband night Saturday, which entitles fairgoers to unliimited rides from the time the fair opens at 6 p.m. until closing time at 11 p.m. Thousands of kids, parents and friends have jammed ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The weekly Summer Stage live performance series continues Friday, Aug. 16 with a performance by The Green Planet. Kylee Rapp, Tyler Rapp and Anna Rapp formed The Green Planet band when their elementary school was holding a talent show. They decided to play Rock n ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey will visit Downtown Somerville on Thursday, Aug. 15 for a live performance of "Verily, Madly Thine" on Division Street. The performance focuses on the special brand of temporary madness that overtakes people when they fall madly in ...

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  BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Children under 13 and their parents are invited to enjoy a morning at Lord Stirling Stable when staff, horses, and ponies celebrate the Pony Tea Party on Sunday, Aug.18, from 10 a.m.-noon. at the stable located at 256 South Maple Ave.. The Pony Tea Party will include ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The owners of Cheech’s Own Coffee Company rolled out the red carpet and watched as their vision for the Ville Film Fest moved a step or two closer to reality Thursday night with hundreds of supporters attending a fund raising gala held across the street from their specialty coffee ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The owners of Cheech’s Own Coffee Company at 25 Division St. are the latest to form a non-profit corporation to promote and enhance the arts and tourism in Somerset County’s evolving Downtown. Young entrepreneuers Steve Chiocchi and partner Kyle Marino, owners of Cheech's and ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission Free Summer Concert Series at Duke Island Park on Old York Road continues the 2019 season on Sunday, Aug.11 with the soul sounds of Andy B.And and the best of the hits from the 50’s to the 90’s performed by The Fabulous Grease Band. The ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK – Many people may call themselves Bruce Springsteen’s biggest fan, but Louis Masur has legitimate claim to that title. This fall, the Distinguished Professor of American Studies and History at Rutgers–New Brunswick will share his admiration for the music icon in his course, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission summer of Sunday evening free live concert performances continues at the Duke Island Park band shell on Old York Road in Bridgewater on Sunday evening, Aug. 4, 7-8:30 p.m. featuring "Americas's No. 1 Show Band," the Infernos. The summer ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission summer of Sunday evening free live concert performances continues at the Duke Island Park band shell on Old York Road in Bridgewater on Sunday evening, July 28 from 7-8:30 p.m.featuring the Cameos. The summer series of concerts are free and ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The owners of Cheech’s Own Coffee Company at 25 Division St. are the latest to form a non-profit corporation to promote and enhance the arts and tourism in Somerset County’s evolving Downtown. The inaugural Ville Film Fest is scheduled for Oct. 5, according to co/owner Steve ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission summer of Sunday evening free live concert performances continues at the Duke Island Park band shell on Old York Road in Bridgewater on Sunday evening, July 21st with New Power Soul. The summer series of concerts are free and lovers of all ...

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