Arts & Entertainment

October 10, 2018

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Although the weatherman sort of refused to cooperate, hundreds of Marching Band enthusiasts came to South Brunswick High School to see sixteen local high school marching bands compete in the 39th annual Tournament of Champions Marching Bands competition. The event was held ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Every September before the Christmas Spectacular season begins, the Radio City Rockettes visit tri-state area towns to engage with local communities. This past Friday, September 14, two Rockettes from New Jersey (Katie Hamrah of Middlesex and Taylor Shimko of Ewing) visited ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The summer concert has been rescheduled to Friday, August 31.  "The Greatest Showman" will be shown, as well. Location: Lawn near Recreation Center - New Road, Kendall Park Concert:  “River of Dreams” a Billy Joel tribute band.  The concert begins at 6:30 ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A 22-year veteran of arts administration and leadership will take over the role as the seventh President and Chief Executive Officer of the historic State Theatre New Jersey this month. Sarah K. Chaplin, who most recently served as Executive Director of The National Theatre ...

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WHITEHOUSE STATION, NJ - The 2018 annual edition (36th year) of the  QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning drew thousands of people (young and old) to the Solberg Airport in Hunterdon County. The weather has been as issue for the past few years, but the skies cooperated for the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Tonight's concert has been canceled because of the threat of rain.  A new date for the event has not yet been set.  

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Despite heavy downpours that caused the postponement of the initial planned celebration, the township saw upwards of 6,500 spectators appear at Crossroads South to witness the annual Independence Day celebration sponsored by the Recreation Department. The festivities opened ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This summer, there will be plenty of concerts in South Brunswick and nearby towns as the sun sets.  All concerts listed are FREE. South Brunswick - presented by the Township Parks and Recreation Department. All events will be held at Woodlot Park. July 13 - Mr. Ray ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Recreation Department has announced that they have rescheduled the 2018 Independence Day Fireworks Celebration to Friday, July 6, 2018. The event will start at 6pm with fireworks, food vendors, and entertainment provided by the Fabulous Grease Band. The fireworks ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The township of South Brunswick has announced that the fireworks and concert originally scheduled for July 3 will now take place this Friday evening, July 6. Further details will be released on this site as soon as the township releases additional information.  

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This past weekend saw over 600 students, staff, and chaperones venture to Hershey, Pennsylvania where the Middle School music department brought their award-winning performance to the land of chocolate. The children performed their materials on Friday evening and were ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – It’s been nearly a decade since South Plainfield native Philip Veinott packed his bags and moved over 8,500 miles away to start the next chapter of his life. And, a lot has changed – both personally and professionally – for Veinott in that time.  In August 2016, Veinott ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County 4-H Junior Council invites you to have “Breakfast with the Bunnies” on Sunday, March 24. Parents and children (ages 2-8) are invited to enjoy a pancake breakfast, meet the “4-H Bunnies,” go on an egg hunt and participate in fun children’s ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Go green and find something that's new to you at the Appleby Drama Club's Yard Sale on St. Patrick's Day at the Memorial Middle School from 8 a.m until 3 p.m. Yard sale lovers will definitely get lucky at this plentiful yard sale that offers a little something for everyone. All of ...

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  SOMERVILLE, NJ - Jerome Luiz Gonzalez, a devoted father, artist, author and the heart and soul of the burgeoning downtown arts community, died early Saturday morning, Feb. 17 pursuing another one of his passions, competing in an endurance race in North Carolina. A 1992 graduate of ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood Police Department pulled off a major raid at Spotswood High School this week that saved Christmas once again for borough residents. Acting on intelligence reports, a team of SWAT Elves led by the department's youngest officer, Trent Powers conducted the raid in the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Kloos Family Lights has become a tradition for many area families. Each season the East Brunswick family wows residents with their fabulous holiday light display. Their unique and inviting seasonal show attracts visitors from all over the Garden State and has even been ...

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    SOMERVILLE, NJ - It''s a long way from the hallways of Immaculata High School to a football field in Austin, Texas, but for Hillsborough actor Louis Jannuzzi, it's another step on his journey to achieve lasting success - not on the football field, but on stage and on the "Big ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The 2017 Stars & Promises Holiday Concert featuring Peter Mayer, lead guitarist for Jimmy Buffet’s Coral Reefer Band, is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 8 at the United Reformed Church, 100 West Main St. beginning at 7:30 p,m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. This is the 10th year "Stars ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Nothing brings the holiday season to life like annual traditions, especially when they’re shared with family, friends and neighbors. The Middlesex County Office of Arts and History invites you to share in holiday music and fun at the “Seasonal Traditions” holiday program at East ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University is receiving a prestigious art collection valued at nearly $34 million, its largest single donation ever, the university announced on Thursday. The collection comprises 17,300 pieces of Soviet nonconformist art, given to the university by Nancy Dodge, the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - There are many ways to celebrate and honor the Hub City’s veterans this weekend, and Rutgers vets too. From discounts to freebies, parades and fun activities, local vets will ​be honored this weekend in many ways. RU Vets Meeting Rutgers veterans can drop in for the RU ...

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Hickory Tree Chorus 2017 Show — Barbershop Breakout … Can they Escape the Room? Hickory Tree Chorus will present its annual show, Barbershop Breakout… Can they Escape the Room? — at West Morris Mendham High School on November 18, 2017 with special guests, Lustre — Sweet Adelines International ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Daryani Santana, a Kenilworth resident and restaurant owner, will bring a taste of Jersey to the Food Network on “Guy’s Big Project.” Santana, who owns Cha Cha Cuban with her father, is one of 10 contestants to appear on Guy Fieri’s newest reality show, which offers contestants ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Middlesex County Office of Arts and History invites you to experience this year’s Halloween programs, filled with slightly spooky stories, magic lantern scenes and frightfully good fun. These free programs will take place at East Jersey Old Town Village at 1050 River Road in ...

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NEW JERSEY - The candy bowls are filled. Costumes are ready. The kids as well as many adults are exited for the annual October 31 ritual of dressing up in costume to head for those yummy treats. However, to avoid some Halloween mishaps that will definitely put a damper on the festivities, keep ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Playhouse 22, East Brunswick’s Community Theater, will be presenting Agatha Christie’s classic The Mousetrap from November 3 – 19.   Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap is a murder mystery set in the grand hall of Monkswell Manor during a winter storm. There are six guests ...

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  Avellino Productions Presents JOE PISCOPO in “Joey Benefit” Let’s Make a Movie With Joe and Friends A Magical Evening of Entertainment COLTS NECK, NJ: On Saturday, November 4th it’s ‘Lights! Camera! Action!!’ as many Colts Neck Family and Friends will arrive to the magnificent ...

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    HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Hillsborough High School Marching Band continued its dominance in the prestigious statewide competition sponsored by US Bands, winning first place at the annual event Friday night at Rutgers University in Piscataway. It is the third 1st-place finish for the ...

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NEW JERSEY - If Halloween plans are still up in the air, take heart. There is plenty to do this final weekend before October 31 whether Garden State residents want their pants scared off or want some family-friendly fun. Haunted River Walk in Milltown - October 27 and October 28 from 7 p.m.

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