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If you’re looking to find the best events coming soon to New Jersey, you’re in the right place. Best of NJ curates thousands of events from across the state every year. But since having so many events in one place can be hard to comb through, we’re breaking things down. Below, you’ll find a list of events by category.

Quick Click Guide: Select an Event Category to find events near you.
| Comedy | Concerts | Festivals & Expos | Food & Wine | Kids & Family | Performing Arts |

You can also visit our Statewide Calendar to see more great events going on in New Jersey.


Comedy Events in New Jersey



Concerts in New Jersey


Marji Zintz

Where: West Milford Farmers Market – 08/21/2019: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Music at a farmers market!! What fun! Buy some fresh, local produce; hear some music, maybe pick up a CD! Not bad for a Wednesday…


Beck, Cage The Elephant & Spoon

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 08/21/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Beck, Cage The Elephant & Spoon


The Event Horizon- Dan Neary

Where: Bally’s Bikini Beach Bar – 08/21/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Event Horizon- Dan Neary


Vandoliers

Where: The Stanhope House – 08/21/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: An alt-country band with punk roots, Vandoliers put a rough-edged spin on Texas music. It's twang and tattoos, grit and guitars, honky-tonk


Beck Parking

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 08/21/2019: 6:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Beck Parking


Adam Doleac

Where: Jenkinson’s Boardwalk – 08/21/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Adam Doleac


Mike Garner- The Kootz

Where: PJ Rufos Restaurant – 08/21/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mike Garner- The Kootz


Roots of Creation

Where: Wonder Bar – 08/21/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Roots of Creation


Roots of Creation Tickets (21+ Event)

Where: Wonder Bar Asbury Park – 08/21/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Roots of Creation Tickets (21+ Event)


Band: Central Park the Band (R&B/Dance/Pop)

Where: Excursion Park – 08/22/2019: All Day
Details: Band: Central Park the Band (R&B/Dance/Pop)


Berry Lane Park Concert Series: JChosen

Where: Berry Lane Park – 08/22/2019: All Day
Details: The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council and the Office of Cultural Affairs are excited to welcome back…


New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Red Rose Jazz Combo

Where: Rutgers University, New Brunswick – 08/22/2019: All Day
Details: The Philadelphia based Red Rose Jazz Combo highlights the work of women composers and lyricists from the early 20s to today with classic and contemporary…


B.D. Lenz

Where: Kearny Public Library – 08/22/2019: 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: B.D & trio!


Squeeze

Where: Stone Pony Summer Stage – 08/22/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Squeeze


Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz

Where: Hopewell Valley Vineyards – 08/22/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Music 6-9pm / outsidie if nice weather! Brick over pizza, wine tasting, more!


Whiskey Crossing- Michael Allman

Where: The Stanhope House – 08/22/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Whiskey Crossing- Michael Allman


Dwight Yoakam

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 08/22/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dwight Yoakam


Ex Hex

Where: House Of Independents – 08/22/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Ex Hex


Galactic featuring Erica Falls

Where: Asbury Lanes – 08/22/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Galactic featuring Erica Falls


Galactic (18+ Event)

Where: Asbury Lanes – 08/22/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Galactic (18+ Event)


Jams On The Sand After Party Travers Brothership

Where: Wonder Bar – 08/22/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jams On The Sand After Party Travers Brothership


Music & Movies In the Park: A Wrinkle in Time

Where: Van Saun County Park – 08/23/2019: All Day
Details: Music & Movies In the Park: A Wrinkle in Time


Rascal Flatts Parking

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 08/23/2019: All Day
Details: Rascal Flatts Parking


Al Frantic

Where: Private Party- Al Frantic SOLO – 08/23/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Al Frantic


Old Dominion

Where: Stone Pony Summer Stage – 08/23/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Old Dominion


Avi Wisnia

Where: Willow Creek Winery – 08/23/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Avi Wisnia performs in the vineyard tasting room; enjoy music (6pm – 9pm), with tapas, tastings, and wine/sangria by the glass or bottle; free and…


Oliver Dagum

Where: Sharrott Winery – 08/23/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: I will be performing at Sharrott Winery as part of their Friday Live Music Series from 6-9PM. Unwind and relax while drinking wine in one…


Spirits In the Night: An Evening With Tab Benoit

Where: Nauti Spirits Distillery – 08/23/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The sounds of the Louisiana bayou come alive at Spirits In The Night, an evening with Tab Benoit and special guests Whiskey Blues Revue


Friday Night Concert – The Blondettes

Where: Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum – 08/23/2019: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Join us for Tuckerton Borough’s Free Summer Concert Series on Tuckerton Seaport’s outdoor stage.Please bring your own beach chairs or blanket.For the safety and comfort…


Gospel Music Dance Explosion

Where: Mantua VFW Post – 08/23/2019: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Are you ready for an inspiring, elevating and empowering experience? Well you've arrived and one step away from a life-changing event!


shakey lyman

Where: Death of the Fox Brewing company – 08/23/2019: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: shakey lyman


American Arson + A Year In New York + Jag One + More TBA

Where: Championship Sports Bar and Grill – 08/23/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 8/23/2019 Doors at 7:00 PM All Ages/21+ to drink $10 Nice Guy Booking Presents: American Arson https://www.facebook.com/americanarson A Year In New York https://www.facebook.com/ayearinnewyork Jag One…


CC Coletti & Anthony Krizan

Where: Waterloo Village Concert Field – 08/23/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: CC Coletti from Meatloaf & Anthony Krizan from Spin Doctors come together for a night of music, masterpiece originals, food, beer & spirits & 300…


Cheezy and the Crackers

Where: The Margaritaville Cafe – 08/23/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Acoustic Duo


Nicki Sbaffoni

Where: The Riverdeck at sweetwater – 08/23/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Nicki Sbaffoni


SUPPORT A CHILD presents "Malvikagnimitram" - A Broadway Style Musical

Where: Shree Swaminarayan Temple – 08/23/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: This famous musical by Mahakavi Kalidas uses interesting combination of live performers and puppetry, an ancient Indian art form.


Sounds of Summer: Jah Guide

Where: Grounds for Sculpture – 08/23/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sounds of Summer: Jah Guide Discover something new at GFS! Enjoy live melodies under the stars during our Sounds of Summer music series, featuring notable…


Surfer Blood (18+ Event)

Where: The Saint – 08/23/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Surfer Blood (18+ Event)


12 String Thing

Where: Colts Neck Inn – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 12 String Thing


Boyz II Men

Where: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Boyz II Men


Damn The Torpedoes

Where: Wonder Bar – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Wonder Bar Friday August 23, 2019 Damn The Torpedoes Nations #1 Tom Petty Tribute Mesmerizing audiences since 2007, DAMN THE TORPEDOES  rocks a complete Tom Petty…


Darren DeMarco

Where: Shawn’s Crazy Saloon – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Honey Badgers 9 til 1


Karl Denson's Tiny Universe

Where: Asbury Lanes – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Karl Denson's Tiny Universe


Rufus Wainwright

Where: Grunin Center for the Arts – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rufus Wainwright


The Dana Gaynor Band

Where: Arthur’s St. Moritz – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 2 shows - 9 and 10:30


Richie G - One Man Band

Where: Boonton Station 1904 – 08/23/2019: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Richie G - One Man Band


Sheena Easton

Where: Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar Theater – 08/23/2019: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sheena Easton


ACOUSTIC MARTIN BAND- Monique Canniere

Where: Jug Handle Inn – 08/23/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Aug 23 The Jug Handle Inn Rt 73 Cinnaminson, NJ, US 9pm


Evil Twin Acoustic Duo

Where: Ringside Pub – 08/23/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Evil Twin Acoustic Duo


Exit Row Band - NJ Event Band

Where: Grillestone – 08/23/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Award-winning professional private event band Exit Row Band will be playing a show for the general public at The Grillestone on 08/23/2019 starting at 9pm.…


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey



Food & Wine Events in New Jersey



Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


The Refuge Plays (Open Caption)

Where: McCarter Theatre Center – 05/30/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Refuge Plays (Open Caption)


Bandstand - The Musical

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 06/03/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bandstand - The Musical


Bandstand (Touring)

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 06/03/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bandstand (Touring)


Bandstand - The Musical

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 06/04/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bandstand - The Musical


Bandstand (Touring)

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 06/04/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bandstand (Touring)


Manhattan Comedy Night

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 06/05/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manhattan Comedy Night


Once On This Island

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 06/05/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “What a delight it is to enter the world of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND!”  —The New York Times Winner of the 2018 Tony Award® for…


Once On This Island

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 06/06/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Once On This Island


Once On This Island

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 06/06/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Once On This Island


Once On This Island

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 06/07/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Once On This Island


AMADEUS

Where: Nutley Little Theatre – 06/12/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In the court of the Austrian Emperor Joseph II, Antonio Salieri is the established composer. Enter the greatest musical genius of all time: Wolfgang Amadeus…


Chicago - The Musical

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 06/12/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chicago - The Musical


Chicago - The Musical

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 06/13/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chicago - The Musical


Chicago - The Musical

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 06/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chicago - The Musical


Jersey New Moves

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 06/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jersey New Moves


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra-Danny Elfman's Music From the Films of Tim Burton

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 06/19/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra-Danny Elfman's Music From the Films of Tim Burton


Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 06/20/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra-Danny Elfman's Music From the Films of Tim Burton

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 06/20/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra-Danny Elfman's Music From the Films of Tim Burton


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