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South Plainfield's Stephanie Heim to Star in Upcoming Production

July 16, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ  - Residents from throughout central New Jersey, including South Plainfield’s own Stephanie Heim, will take the stage this month in the Woodbridge Community Players’ production of Little Shop of Horrors. Heim, an incoming sophomore at Kean University, will appear in the ensemble. Performances will take place at the Theatre at Woodbridge Middle ...

Who wants to Decorate a Window for Christmas in July?

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Sign Up Now for Window Decorating Contest!

In conjunction with the Christmas in July celebration on Saturday, July 28, the Cultural Arts Commission is sponsoring a window decorating contest. Bring your family or your friends and show off your artistic talent and paint one of the downtown storefront windows to vie for prizes. To register, email South Plainfield Cultural ...

Mamma Mia! at Plays-in-the-Park

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Plays-in-the-Park continues its summer 2018 season with the ABBA musical, “Mamma Mia!” The show opens on July 11 and plays through July 21 (No show Sunday, July 15.)

All performances begin at 8 p.m. and are staged at the Stephen J. Capestro Amphitheater located in Middlesex County’s Roosevelt Park in Edison. The ...

Fireworks On Tap To Celebrate July 4

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 ready to find the best spot to view.

July 1

Wall at the Wall Township Fairgrounds on ...

Happy Independence Day from TAPinto South Plainfield

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Wishing all of our readers a Happy and safe Independence Day!

Enjoy the “Fireworks Spectacular” video below.

 

Sweet Sounds Downtown Returns to Westfield July 3 with Live Music Every Tuesday

WESTFIELD, NJ — The 22nd Annual Sweet Sounds Downtown Jazz Festival returns soon to Downtown Westfield with free live music every Tuesday night in July and August from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (Rain dates Wednesdays).

Click here for the 2018 performance schedule.  

Four live performances each Tuesday night will held outside in Downtown Westfield at various locations — on ...

Tween Programming at the South Plainfield Library

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –  TAPinto South Plainfield recently spoke with with Jackie Oakes, a librarian in charge of tween programming at the South Plainfield Public Library  

Prior to Oakes’ arrival in South Plainfield two years ago, the library did not offer much programming for tweens (nine to 13 years old). These days, however, various events and ...

Christmas in July Coming to Downtown

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

South Plainfield’s sixth annual Christmas in July celebration will be held on Saturday, July 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Rain date is July 29.)

Santa will officially open the event at 10 a.m. joined by the mayor and members of the council. As of presstime, more than 50 vendors have signed up.

The very popular race car track returns this year, with free ...

South Plainfield Public Library presents: ‘S Wonderful: The Life and Music of George Gershwin

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - South Plainfield Public Library welcomes Michael Conklin who will present ‘S Wonderful: The Life and Music of George Gershwin on Saturday June 16 at 2pm.  Please join us for a celebration of composer George Gershwin! Born in Brooklyn in 1898, the second of four children from a close-knit immigrant family, he began his musical career as a song-plugger on Tin Pan ...

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Middlesex County Senior Artists Invited to Participate in Annual Show

June 28, 2018

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Calling all Middlesex County artists age 60 and over.

The Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services’ annual juried Senior Citizen Art Contest & Exhibition is scheduled for July 23 through Aug. 16 at The Studio Art Gallery at Middlesex County College’s Performing Arts Center, 2600 Woodbridge Ave. in Edison.

Any artist, age 60 or over, ...