May We Entertain You?: Plethora of Performers This Month at Hilltop Hot Spot HAT Tavern

123cf2fee4e31afb478f_a380ea280606d518ad95_Hat_2017_Events.jpg
b1929df1ffe982b6b020_unnamed-498.jpg
29bd273bd0137f67854e_unnamed-499.jpg
5b492fa18b7415d65315_unnamed-500.jpg
355b2ef5d6a92a11f4dc_unnamed-501.jpg
7950207b3cac87b29784_unnamed-502.jpg
e00c3731084f5dbb0abd_unnamed-503.jpg
713a4ad6683d90ff7b56_unnamed-504.jpg
cedee4ac3c48e69603a3_unnamed-505.jpg
8b555c38a7ed2bfccc1f_unnamed-506.jpg
3f1733fe20fc79f20cf9_unnamed-507.jpg
e902d75dc2c322c251a3_unnamed-508.jpg
123cf2fee4e31afb478f_a380ea280606d518ad95_Hat_2017_Events.jpg

As we (fingers crossed) leave behind April showers for May flowers, the mood turns even more upbeat as the dress code gets even more relaxed.

It’s springtime in 'Jersey. Time to take in the fresh air... time for getting together with friends and family... time for celebration. And Summit’s own HAT Tavern wants to continue to be part of this special time of year for Summit’s residents, and those in surrounding towns.  

“You know it’s springtime in New Jersey when the tables begin to fill up under the ten on our outdoor patio,” says HAT Tavern General Manager Walter Curtis. “You would think it’s the Jersey Shore the way people flock to the tables comfortably positioned on the quiet space we occupy in the back of the hotel.”

Sign Up for E-News

This extension of the historic Grand Summit Hotel has become a destination location for great times and equally great food, and an introduction to the Hotel itself for many people unfamiliar with the area, occupying a location that is just steps from the bustling downtown that have become a business Mecca and which features some of the country’s biggest names in consulting and finance that have taken or built offices in the 'super zip code'.

The Hotel and HAT Tavern sit just outside the downtown proper which creates a feeling of exclusivity from the bigger picture. To give it a pulse that can be felt by the millennial set making the downtown their place of business, the cozy HAT Tavern maintains a stable of acts eager to entertain and appealing to the varying demographics the eatery attracts.

“We are always amazed when someone tells us they never knew this place existed,” says Assistant Manager Maggie McGuire. “The Hunt Club which existed in the HAT space before it, occupied the space since 1929, so there is certainly a footprint in the town that goes back forever.”

As May rolls in, the slate of Epicurean delights and dynamic performers on the schedule will not disappoint:

Join us May 4 for the 'Ultimate Tex-Mex Hot Dogs'... while we are known for our Pat LaFrieda-blend burgers, out hot dogs will knock your socks off.

'Ultimate Caribbean Hot Dogs' make their debut May 11 and 'The Ultimate Jersey Shore Hot Dog' is unveiled May 25.

Join us May 5 for the acoustic sounds of Michael Montemurro, from 7 - 10 p.m.

Steve Jones will carry the vibe create by Michael with his performances May 6 and 17, offering up acoustic covers of class and current folk, rock, and blues - Jones is a songwriter who has performed on and released independent CDs.

Speaking of "knocking your socks off," May 11 sees the return of "Mr. Socks" himself -- Paul Fessock - with his acoustic set sure to delight. Paul runs World of Rock, which is dedicated to turning musical performers in rock stars.

Mother's Day Brunch -- May 14 -- at both The Hat and The Hotel is a not-to-be-missed annual event and among the most popular.

Cliff Doenges / Captain Cloud and The Koz -- an eclectic assortment of acoustic-driven ballads -- in back-to-back performances Memorial Day Weekend, May 26 - 27.

'Spaghetti and Sinatra' May 19 - one of The Hat's most cherished duos who have been entertaining patrons at The Hotel for more than 15 years.

The bar in the HAT Tavern remains the focus of the popular restaurant and, under the leadership of Assistant Manager Maggie McGuire and head bartender Scott Robertson, the nightly drink specials and new additions to the constantly-changing beverage menu will be on full display all spring. We hope to see you soon.

With 149 guest accommodations and over 10,000 square feet of recently-renovated event space, The Grand Summit Hotel -- the shining star in the town of Summit -- remains one of the area’s most prestigious addresses for social and corporate events.

The hotel’s culinary reputation is unmatched in the area and has been extended to the wildly popular HAT Tavern in the hotel’s lower level. The management team built on this success recently with the grand opening of the Arts and Crafts Lobby Bar serving private label coffee and espresso, Ironbound Nitro Brewed Iced Coffee, a selection of hard to find craft beers, and wine.

The Grand Summit Hotel is located at 570 Springfield Avenue in Summit, New Jersey 07901. For more information call the hotel at 908-273-3000 or visit our website at grandsummit.com.   

The opinions expressed herein are the writer's alone, and do not reflect the opinions of TAPinto.net or anyone who works for TAPinto.net. TAPinto.net is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the writer.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Summit

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_9a5deedfa0719c5c7c68_35c2f75239e5a57bb71f_tricia-walker

Sun, February 25, 9:30 AM

Calvary Church, Summit

Tricia Walker-Three Chords and the Truth: A ...

Arts & Entertainment

Carousel_image_2e2e4830042112095f66_94f09724857a937db1ac_d6404e0a-7afd-4279-b56f-19b0f9b2138c

Sun, February 25, 10:00 AM

Camp Riverbend, Warren

Camp Riverbend Open House

Carousel_image_087643a04f42d6d72cbf_tapevents_rockette

Sun, February 25, 11:00 AM

The Connection, Summit

Rockette Style Workshop Series

Arts & Entertainment

Summit Fire Department Blotter

01/01/2018 9:26 am     FD dispatched to a motor vehicle accident, car vs. pole in front of 196 GLENSIDE AVENUE.  On arrival occupant was out of the vehicle.  Summit EMS assumed patient contact. FD made notification to the power company to make repairs.  Summit PD remained on scene for traffic control and road closure until repairs were made.

01/02/2018 7:36 pm ...

Summit Police Blotter

February 12, 2018

2/1 - At 0955 hours a report was taken for a theft of a street sign. The unlawful incident occurred between an unknown time frame on Pine Grove Avenue. Value of the street sign was not immediately available at the time of the report.

2/5 - Roberto C. Noel-Berman, 23, of Summit was arrested and charged with possession of CDS. Mr. Noel-Berman was released with a pending court date.

2/5 - ...

Lightbridge Academy in Millburn Hiring Assistant and Lead Teachers

February 23, 2018

If you are passionate about educating and nurturing young minds, you may fit right in with our family! Lightbridge Academy is currently hiring Assistant and Lead Teachers to join our team and grow with us!

If you would like to learn more about the positions offered, you can reach us at 973-218-1800.

Video: Point View's Petrides Says Market Healthy, Strong Despite Sell-Offs

Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, live on FOX Business News discussing the market sell-off post the release of the Fed Minutes:

video.foxbusiness.com

For nearly 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing customized portfolio management services and ...

Is FAANG Long in the Tooth?

Investors love to rally around a stock story. Today it’s all about the FAANG stocks. Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL), Netflix (NFLX) and Google (GOOG) are a major reason why the S&P 500 rallied so much in 2017. Mr. Market is convinced the FAANGs are impervious to a sell-off. “Its different this time” is ringing loud and clear, but will the outcome really be that ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 12

On this week’s episode of AtlantiCast, decade of excellence makes headlines, as Atlantic Health’s place on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For List leads off the newest episode of AtlantiCast. Also on this week’s show, check out the newest “hybrid” operating room at Morristown Medical Center and find out how Atlantic Health is helping local ...

Let the Games Begin

I am truly awed by the Olympics.  Watching these superb young athletes on TV inspires me to renew my membership to the gym and pursue my lifelong dream of taking home the gold.  

 

The problem is that in my deluded head, I can see actually see myself standing atop the podium.  I am wrapped in a puffy designer ski coat with a huge piece of bling slung around my neck ...

Movies! Movies! Movies! - Three Ways to Enjoy Movies

Most people who use the Summit Free Public Library are familiar with our video collection: thousands of DVDs and nearly 800 BluRays -- and growing!

In addition to recent box-office hits and Hollywood classics, we have foreign films, anime, and musical performances from Aida to ZZ Top. Binge-watch a must-see TV series, discover a new one, or introduce your kids to your childhood ...