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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.

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| 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


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Concerts in New Jersey


The Christopher Dean Band

Where: Lefty’s Tavern – 03/11/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Christopher Dean Band


The Hails (21+ Event)

Where: Wonder Bar – 03/11/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Hails (21+ Event)


The Hails x Rare Creatures x Little Bird

Where: Wonder Bar – 03/11/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Hails x Rare Creatures x Little Bird


Robert Cray

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 03/11/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Robert Cray


Tony Bennett

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 03/11/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Tony Bennett


Casting Crowns

Where: CURE Insurance Arena – 03/12/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Casting Crowns


Casting Crowns
Casting Crowns 'Only Jesus Tour' with Matthew West

Where: CURE Insurance Arena – 03/12/2020: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Details: Catch the Casting Crowns 'Only Jesus Tour' with Matthew West at the CURE Insurance Arena on March 12, 2020. VIP includes pre-show band Q&A.


Gods. Native Sun, The Muckers, Sunshine Sapzz

Where: Wonder Bar – 03/12/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Gods. Native Sun, The Muckers, Sunshine Sapzz


Richie G - One Man Band

Where: Wine in the Woods – 03/12/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Richie G - One Man Band


Graham Nash

Where: Newton Theatre – 03/12/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Graham Nash


The Stylistics

Where: South Orange Performing Arts Center – 03/12/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Stylistics are known for their many recognizable hits such as the Grammy Award-nominated “You Make Me Feel Brand New” plus numerous classics including “Can’t…


Musical Storytime with Hannah and Juno

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Princeton/Market Fair – 03/13/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Friday March 13, 2020 11:00 AM Hannah and Juno will be here for a story combined with music and singing! Join us for this interactive…


Victoria Watts

Where: Captain&39;s Corner – 03/13/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Victoria and Kirby will be taking your requests, 4-7pm!


Kenny Curcio

Where: Pic-A-Lilli Inn – 03/13/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 6-10pm


Nicki Sbaffoni

Where: White Horse Winery – 03/13/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Food Truck Friday at the winery!


Swashbuckle / We...Our War / Vivisect / Anticosm / ExoVoid & Corvid Corpus

Where: Championship Sports Bar and Grill – 03/13/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 3/13/2020 Doors at 6:00 PM All Ages/21+ to Drink $15 Nice Guy Booking Presents: Swashbuckle https://www.facebook.com/SwashbuckleBand We...Our War https://www.facebook.com/weourwar Vivisect https://www.facebook.com/VivisectNJ Anticosm https://www.facebook.com/anticosmnj ExoVoid https://www.facebook.com/exovoidband…


Touch of Grey

Where: The Stanhope House – 03/13/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: GRATEFUL DEAD TRIBUTE


Russell Norkevich

Where: Old Croton Bar & Grill – 03/13/2020: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 6:30pm - 9:30pm PIANO PLAYER & VOCALIST RUSSELL NORKEVICH Similar Artists: Elton John & The Beatles A Local, Family-Owned Restaurant: Old Croton Bar & Grill…


Dashboard Confessional - 20 Year Celebration - The Get Up Kids

Where: Starland Ballroom – 03/13/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dashboard Confessional - 20 Year Celebration - The Get Up Kids


Incognito

Where: The Brighton Bar – 03/13/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Incognito


Moroccan Sheepherders W/ Special Guest Shady Street Showband

Where: The Stone Pony – 03/13/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Moroccan Sheepherders W/ Special Guest Shady Street Showband


Touch of Grey - Grateful Dead Tribute Band

Where: The Stanhope House – 03/13/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Touch of Grey - Grateful Dead Tribute Band


Bach's St. John Passion (a Dryden Ensemble concert)

Where: All Saints’ Church – 03/13/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A rare opportunity to hear the St. John Passion with the same performing forces that Bach used: a choir of eight superb singers and a…


Courier Club & Parrotfish

Where: Asbury Park Brewery – 03/13/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Courier Club & Parrotfish


Courier Club and Parrotfish

Where: Asbury Park Brewery – 03/13/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Courier Club and Parrotfish


Jim Messina

Where: Newton Theatre – 03/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: This March, Jim Messina will be bringing the sounds of his best tunes from Loggins & Messina, along with other fan favorites from his musical…


Milos

Where: McCarter Theatre Center – 03/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Milos


Rome and Duddy

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 03/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rome and Duddy


Running Down A Dream - Tom Petty Revue

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 03/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Running Down A Dream - Tom Petty Revue


Shoobies: Album Release Show

Where: House Of Independents – 03/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Shoobies: Album Release Show


Steve Hackett

Where: Scottish Rite Auditorium – 03/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Steve Hackett


The Mark Stinger Band

Where: Villaris Lakeside Inn – 03/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Mark Stinger Band


Everglow
Everglow: Everlasting Tour, NJ

Where: White Eagle Hall – 03/13/2020: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: South Korea’s most promising rookie girl band Everglow. They will meet their fans in Jersey City for the first time on their Everglow: Everlasting Tour


Jeff Guenther- The Kootz

Where: Black Horse Tavern – 03/13/2020: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kootz Show!


Richie G - One Man Band

Where: Steel Wheel Tavern – 03/13/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Richie G - One Man Band


Roses in Stereo

Where: MCLYNN’S PUB – 03/13/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Roses in Stereo duo live at Spirit Eatery (formerly Mclynns) in Springfield, NJ. Music kick off at 9pm and goes until 12 midnight.


Chris Bachmann At Hq2 Nightclub Atlantic City

Where: HQ2 Nightclub – Ocean Resort Casino – 03/13/2020: 11:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Bachmann At Hq2 Nightclub Atlantic City


OPERA'S ULTIMATE ODD COUPLE The Joseph DeAlessandro Memorial Opera Concert

Where: Presbyterian Church, Westfield – 03/14/2020: All Day
Details: David Wroe Conductor Maria Todaro Artistic Director International Guest Soloists New Jersey Festival Orchestra WAGNER Die Walkure Act 1 LEONCAVALLO I Pagliacci Two operatic legends…


Danny Kean- Valerie simpsom

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/14/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: There are two shows that evening. The first at 2p and the other a 7p


The Sugar Bar Comes to Newark featuring Valerie Simpson and Dave Ko

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/14/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Sugar Bar Comes to Newark featuring Valerie Simpson and Dave Ko


Michael Feinstein

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/14/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Michael Feinstein


Michael Feinstein with Storm Large

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/14/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Michael Feinstein with Storm Large


Kenny Curcio

Where: The Margaritaville Cafe – 03/14/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 6-10pm solo


Overkill

Where: Wellmont Theatre – 03/14/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Overkill


The Thingama Jigs

Where: Dublin Pub – 03/14/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: St. Paddy's - Parade Day


Fast Forward 80s- Cassidy- Ken Masson- jeffrey alani stanfill

Where: Tim McLoone’s Supper Club – 03/14/2020: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Fast Forward 80s presents: The TURN BACK TIME 80s SHOW: An evening dedicated to the pop stars of the decade C’mon get your tickets, #Rockers…


Big Daddy Weave

Where: Ocean City Tabernacle Grounds – 03/14/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Big Daddy Weave


Circle of Friends presents Ted Yoder

Where: Christ Church Parish House – 03/14/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Internationally-known hammered dulcimer master, Ted Yoder, will be coming to the Philly area for the first time, March 14th! This Circle of Friends concert will…


Dave Koz
Dave Koz Live @ NJPAC

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/14/2020: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Details: Enjoy the music of U.S-based smooth jazz saxophonist who has become a staple of jazz. Dave Koz at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.


Jelani Eddington & Donnie Rankin In Concert

Where: The Dickinson Theatre – 03/14/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Maestros Jelani Eddington from Racine, Wisconsin and Donnie Rankin from Ravenna, Ohio return to the Mighty Kimball Theatre Pipe Organ to perform solo and duet…


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


Peter Yarrow

Where: Ciccone Theatre – 05/16/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: You’ve seen him in Peter, Paul & Mary! Now see Peter Yarrow on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at Bergen Community College’s Anna…


The Moth Mainstage

Where: South Orange Performing Arts Center – 05/16/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Moth is dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling and has presented more than 35,000 stories, told live and without notes, by people…


The Refuge Plays

Where: McCarter Theatre Center – 05/16/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Refuge Plays


FOLLIES

Where: Civil War Drill Hall Theatre – 05/16/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: It is 1971, and before the theater is demolished to provide precious NYC parking space, Broadway impresario Dimitri Weismann arranges a reunion of the actors,…


New Jersey Ballet - All American Evening

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 05/16/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Ballet - All American Evening


New Jersey Ballet's All American Evening

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 05/16/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Ballet's All American Evening


Tchaikovsky's Violin Conceto

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/16/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Tchaikovsky's Violin Conceto


Sinbad (21+ Event)

Where: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – 05/16/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sinbad (21+ Event)


New Jersey Ballet: Cinderella

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 05/17/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Ballet: Cinderella


Atlantic City Ballet Presents: Romeo & Juliet

Where: Caesar’s Palace – 05/17/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Atlantic City Ballet Presents: Romeo & Juliet


Atlantic City Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

Where: Caesars Atlantic City – 05/17/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Atlantic City Ballet: Romeo and Juliet


New Jersey Ballet: Cinderella

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 05/17/2020: 4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Ballet: Cinderella


Sinbad

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 05/17/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sinbad


Click Clack Moo

Where: The Levoy – 05/19/2020: 12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Click Clack Moo


Legally Blonde

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 05/22/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: music and lyrics by LAURENCE O’KEEFE & NELL BENJAMINbook by HEATHER HACKbased on the novel by AMANDA BROWN and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture MAY 22 –…


Saturday Art School - Van Gogh Sunflower Design

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 05/23/2020: All Day
Details: Saturday Art School - Van Gogh Sunflower Design


The Refuge Plays

Where: Berlind Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 05/23/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Refuge Plays


Bolshoi Ballet: Jewels - Broadcast

Where: Pollak Theatre – 05/24/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bolshoi Ballet: Jewels - Broadcast


Disney on Ice: Worlds of Enchantment

Where: CURE Insurance Arena – 05/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Disney on Ice: Worlds of Enchantment


The Refuge Plays

Where: Berlind Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 05/27/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Refuge Plays


The Refuge Plays

Where: Berlind Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 05/28/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Refuge Plays


The Wanderer

Where: Papermill Playhouse – 05/28/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Wanderer


My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish & I’m in Therapy

Where: Avenel Performing Arts Center – 05/28/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A native of Brooklyn, Steve Solomon grew up in the multi-ethnic neighborhood of Sheepshead Bay. This was the perfect training ground for a dialectician and…


The Refuge Plays

Where: Berlind Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 05/29/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Refuge Plays


Saturday Art School - Drawing with Scissors Collage

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 05/30/2020: All Day
Details: Saturday Art School - Drawing with Scissors Collage


The Refuge Plays (Open Caption)

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


Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 1 Live in Concert

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/30/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 1 Live in Concert


Whitney Cummings

Where: Wellmont Theatre – 05/30/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Whitney Cummings


Baby Shark Live

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 05/31/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Baby Shark Live


TVT3 One-on-One Training 6:45 PM

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 06/01/2020: All Day
Details: TVT3 One-on-One Training 6:45 PM


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 Red Bank

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


Mozarts Piano Concerto

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 06/04/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mozarts Piano Concerto


Season Finale: Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 24

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 06/04/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Season Finale: Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 24


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)


Bandstand Red Bank

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


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 – 06/05/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Winner of the 2018 Tony® Award for Best Revival of a Musical, Once on This Island is the sweeping, universal tale of Ti Moune, a…


June 6- CHiCA Power Experience

Where: Jazz House Kids – 06/06/2020: All Day
Details: June 6- CHiCA Power Experience


Saturday Art School - Nighttime Lighthouse Design

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 06/06/2020: All Day
Details: Saturday Art School - Nighttime Lighthouse Design


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: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Winner of the 2018 Tony® Award for Best Revival of a Musical, Once on This Island is the sweeping, universal tale of Ti Moune, a…


The Refuge Plays (ASL & Audio Described)

Where: Berlind Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 06/06/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Refuge Plays (ASL & Audio Described)


Acrobuffos

Where: Matthews Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 06/06/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Acrobuffos


NJSO's Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 24

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 06/06/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: NJSO's Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 24


Once on This Island

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 06/06/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Winner of the 2018 Tony® Award for Best Revival of a Musical, Once on This Island is the sweeping, universal tale of Ti Moune, a…


Street Fair
Somerville Street Fair and Craft Show

Where: Downtown Somerville – 06/07/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to the Somerville Street Fair and Craft Show. Free admission for Spectators! Come on down for a day of family fun with original & interesting Art.


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