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Comedy Events in New Jersey


Concerts in New Jersey


Rick Monroe

Where: The Stanhope House – 08/28/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rick Monroe


Muscadine Bloodline

Where: Wonder Bar – 08/28/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Muscadine Bloodline


Random Test Reggae Band

Where: Berkeley Hotel – 08/28/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Random Test Reggae Band brings their Reggae Party to the Berkeley Poolside. Open to Public. 7pm-10pm Weather Permitting. If Rain - inside 8pm-11pm


WE WILL ROCK YOU - BRING YOUR OWN CHAIR

Where: RHINO STUDIO 237 – 08/28/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rain Dates: August 30 and 31 Pre-Assigned Seating by Party - $27.00


An Evening With: Gladys Knight

Where: Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – 08/28/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: An Evening With: Gladys Knight


Mike Massé in Hackensack: Epic Acoustic Classic Rock

Where: Hacksensack Performing Arts Center – 08/28/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Don’t miss this amazing show of Mike Massé performing some of the best classic rock songs of all time acoustically: the Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel,…


The Lords of 52nd Street: Legends of the Billy Joel Band

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 08/28/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Enjoy the music of Billy Joel as performed by his original band members! Featuring Richie Cannata on tenor saxophone, Liberty DeVito on drums and Russell…


Three Dog Night

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 08/28/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Three Dog Night


Three Dog Night

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 08/28/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Three Dog Night


Annie Masciandaro- Chris Palmerini

Where: Sussex County Chamber Of Commerce – 08/28/2020: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Annie Mash Duo in The Grand Cascades Tavern at Crystal Springs.


Whiskey Crossing

Where: Brick & Brew – 08/28/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Whiskey Crossing


Concert: Motor City Revue (Motown Tribute)

Where: Excursion Park – 08/29/2020: All Day
Details: Concert: Motor City Revue (Motown Tribute)


High In the Mid 80s

Where: Blu Grotto – 08/29/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Band goes on at 6:00!


Chris Young Parking

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 08/29/2020: 11:59 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Young Parking


Random Test Reggae Band

Where: Mason Street Pub – 08/29/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Random Test Reggae Band returns with their Reggae Party. 4pm-8pm


Korn & Faith No More

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 08/29/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Korn & Faith No More


Pam McCoy(& Familiar Faces)

Where: The Channel Club Marina – 08/29/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Back at the beautiful Marina Tiki Bar for some evening cocktails and tunes! John Micco and I will be playing for you 6-10!


Korn Parking

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 08/29/2020: 6:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Korn Parking


Dead On Live - Grateful Dead Tribute

Where: Garden State Plaza – 08/29/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dead On Live - Grateful Dead Tribute


Drive-In Comedy: Chris Distefano

Where: Monmouth Park Racetrack – 08/29/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Drive-In Comedy: Chris Distefano


Golden Oldies Spectacular

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 08/29/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Golden Oldies return to the State Theatre for the annual spring concert event of the year! Featuring Jay and the Americans ("Come a Little…


Golden Oldies Spectacular

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 08/29/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Golden Oldies Spectacular


SHORE BET BAND - Outside at Our House Tavern

Where: Lucy’s Pub at Our House Restaurant – 08/29/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Our House in August! Should be a fun night, outside dining with live music! Join us outside for great fun, food, and music! Venue Info:…


Chris Young

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 08/29/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Young


KISS: End of the Road World Tour

Where: Boardwalk Hall – 08/29/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: KISS: End of the Road World Tour


WE WILL ROCK YOU - BRING YOUR OWN CHAIR

Where: RHINO STUDIO 237 – 08/29/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rain Dates: August 30 and 31 Pre-Assigned Seating by Party - $27.00


KISS Parking

Where: Boardwalk Hall Parking – 08/29/2020: 7:31 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: KISS Parking


Kiss VIP Packages

Where: Boardwalk Hall – 08/29/2020: 7:32 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kiss VIP Packages


Mega Mezcla presented by Mega 97.9 and LaMusica

Where: Prudential Center – 08/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mega Mezcla presented by Mega 97.9 and LaMusica


Neha Kakkar (Rescheduled from 4/11)

Where: Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – 08/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Neha Kakkar (Rescheduled from 4/11)


Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert

Where: Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – 08/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert


Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert

Where: Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – 08/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert


Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert

Where: Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – 08/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert


Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert

Where: Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – 08/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert


Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert

Where: Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – 08/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Neha Kakkar- Live In Concert


Mega Mezcla Parking (Rescheduled from 4/25)

Where: Prudential Center – 08/29/2020: 8:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mega Mezcla Parking (Rescheduled from 4/25)


Drive-In Comedy: Chris Distefano

Where: Monmouth Park Racetrack – 08/29/2020: 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Drive-In Comedy: Chris Distefano


Fast Forward 80s- Cassidy- Ken Masson

Where: Black River Barn – 08/29/2020: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Fast Forward 80s- Cassidy- Ken Masson


Jazz & R&B @ The One 16th Restaurant (Clarion Hotel & Suites)- June - October 2020

Where: Clarion Hotel & Suites, Philadelphia – Mount Laurel – 08/29/2020: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: NAM Events, LLC hosts Jazz & R&B @ The One 16th Reseturant (Clarion Hotel) EVERY SATURDAY evening showcasing local South Jersey talents and


Zaire

Where: The Sand Bar – 08/30/2020: 3:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Zaire


Hickstown Road

Where: Breezes Bar & Grill – 08/30/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 2-6p


Bobby Clark

Where: Mason Street Pub – 08/30/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 😎🍻


Dom Grosso

Where: Inn of Cape May – 08/30/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dom Grosso


Pam McCoy(& Familiar Faces)

Where: Ron’s West End Pub – 08/30/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: After your beach day, there’s still plenty of beautiful sunshine and warm temps, so come sit on the porch and rock out to live music,…


Sunday Jazz Jam Session

Where: Headroom Bar & Social – 08/30/2020: 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Amazing women leading the band!  Musicians come signup early. Audience come and enjoy ..... Andrea Brachfeld - https://andreabrachfeld.com/ Roberta Piket - http://robertajazz.com/ Melissa Slocum - http://www.melissaslocum.com/ Slyvia Cuenca…


Almost Queen

Where: Garden State Plaza – 08/30/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Almost Queen


Michale Graves 'acoustic Performance Series' 2020

Where: The Stanhope House – 08/30/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Michale Graves 'acoustic Performance Series' 2020


BIG ROCK SUMMER TOUR: RATT,Skid Row,Cinderella's Tom Keifer,Slaughter

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 09/01/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: BIG ROCK SUMMER TOUR: RATT,Skid Row,Cinderella's Tom Keifer,Slaughter


RATT Parking

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 09/01/2020: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: RATT Parking


Korn & Faith No More

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 09/02/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Korn & Faith No More


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey


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Food & Wine Events in New Jersey


Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


Elf - The Musical

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 11/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf - The Musical


Elf The Musical

Where: The Levoy – 11/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf The Musical


Million Dollar Quartet

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 11/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony® Award-­winning smash-­hit musical inspired by the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny…


Frosty & Rudolph

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 11/14/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: book, music, and lyrics by LOUIS PALENANOVEMBER 14 –28, 2020             Saturday @ 11am & 1pmSchool is out, and the neighborhood children decide to build a snowman.…


Elf - The Musical

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 11/14/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf - The Musical


Isreal Philharmonic Orchestra

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 11/14/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Isreal Philharmonic Orchestra


Comedy Night Fundraiser

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 11/14/2020: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: November 14 at 8:30pm Join us for the funniest comedians from far and wide benefiting the Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Co. Comedians will be announced…


Whitney Cummings

Where: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – 11/14/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Whitney Cummings


Elf - The Musical

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 11/15/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf - The Musical


CHRISTMAS WITH HARTE AND O. HENRY

Where: First Presbyterian Church of Cape May – 11/19/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “There are three cousins, a half-uncle, a kind of brother-in-law – that is, the brother of my sister-in-law’s second husband – and a niece. That’s…


Atlantic City Ballet - Its A Shore Holiday

Where: Caesar’s Palace – 11/21/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Atlantic City Ballet - Its A Shore Holiday


Atlantic City Ballet Presents: It's A Shore Holiday

Where: Caesar’s Palace – 11/21/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Atlantic City Ballet Presents: It's A Shore Holiday


La Traviata

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 11/21/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Presented by Center Stage Opera. Violetta Valéry, a young courtesan, famous in the Parisian high society, throws a party in her home. Here, Gaston, Viscount…


Ladies Of Laughter

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 11/21/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Ladies Of Laughter


Elf - The Musical

Where: The Levoy – 11/22/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf - The Musical


A Christmas Carol

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 11/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: music by ALAN MENKENlyrics by LYNN AHRENSbook by MIKE OCKRENT & LYNN AHRENSbased on the novel by CHARLES DICKENSNOVEMBER 27 – DECEMBER 13, 2020Friday and…


CHRISTMAS WITH HARTE AND O. HENRY

Where: First Presbyterian Church of Cape May – 11/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “There are three cousins, a half-uncle, a kind of brother-in-law – that is, the brother of my sister-in-law’s second husband – and a niece. That’s…


Manhattan Comedy Night

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 11/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manhattan Comedy Night


Manhattan Comedy Night (Rescheduled from 4/10)

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 11/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manhattan Comedy Night (Rescheduled from 4/10)


Ultimate Springsteen Tribute: Promised Land

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 11/28/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A Jersey Shore Tribute Band Like No Other: Promised Land, a Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band. The core members of PROMISED LAND - Kenny, Mike and…


Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash

Where: Harrah’s Atlantic City – 11/28/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash


Once Upon a Mattress

Where: Ciccone Theatre – 12/01/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The BergenStages theatre troupe presents, “Once Upon a Mattress,” has been postponed to December 2020 in Bergen Community College’s Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre on the…


Ebenezer: A Musical Christmas Carol

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 12/03/2020: All Day
Details: December 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20 at 2:00pm December 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19 at 7:30pm School: December…


Ebenezer: A Musical Christmas Carol

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 12/03/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: December 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20 at 2:00pm December 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19 at 7:30pm School: December…


Charlie Brown Christmas

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 12/05/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: by CHARLES SCHULTZstage adaptation by ERIC SHAEFFERbased on the television special by BILL MELENDEZ and LEE MENDELSON DECEMBER 5 – 19, 2020    Saturday @ 11am &…


Vienna Boys' Choir

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 12/10/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Vienna Boys' Choir


The Nutcracker

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/12/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Nutcracker


The Nutcracker

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/12/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Nutcracker


Cedric the Entertainer

Where: Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC) – 12/12/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cedric the Entertainer


Cedric The Entertainer

Where: Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC) – 12/12/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cedric The Entertainer


Seong-Jin Cho

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/13/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Seong-Jin Cho


Seong-Jin Cho

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/13/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Seong-Jin Cho


American Repertory Ballet - The Nutcracker

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: American Repertory Ballet - The Nutcracker


American Repertory Ballet: The Nutcracker

Where: State Theatre – New Jersey – 12/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: American Repertory Ballet: The Nutcracker


Big Band Holiday Concert

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 12/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: DECEMBER 18 – 20, 2020 Friday and Saturday @ 8pm, Saturday and Sunday @ 3pmA festive evening of song and dance combining quintessential holiday music in…


The Hip Hop Nutcracker

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/19/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Hip Hop Nutcracker


The Hip Hop Nutcracker

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Hip Hop Nutcracker


Atlantic City Ballet - The Nutcracker

Where: Caesar’s Palace – 12/20/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Atlantic City Ballet - The Nutcracker


Atlantic City Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker

Where: Caesar’s Palace – 12/20/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Atlantic City Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker


The Nutcracker

Where: Investors Bank Performing Arts Center – 12/26/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Nutcracker


Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cirque Dreams Holidaze


Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Where: State Theatre – New Jersey – 12/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cirque Dreams Holidaze


Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/30/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cirque Dreams Holidaze


Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Where: State Theatre – New Jersey – 12/30/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cirque Dreams Holidaze


Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/30/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cirque Dreams Holidaze


Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Where: State Theatre – New Jersey – 12/30/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cirque Dreams Holidaze


New Year's Eve Bubbly Bash with David Clark's Billy Joel Tribute

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 12/31/2020: All Day
Details: December 31 at 5:00pm & 8:00pm Ring in the New Year with “Songs In The Attic”, a musical tribute conceived and presented with a tremendous…


Jagged Little Pill

Where: Broadhurst Theatre – 01/03/2021: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jagged Little Pill


The Capitol Steps

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/08/2021: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Capitol Steps


Reza The Illusionist (Rescheduled from 4/18/2020)

Where: The Levoy – 01/09/2021: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Reza The Illusionist (Rescheduled from 4/18/2020)


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