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Concerts in New Jersey


Jukebox Criminals

Where: The Downtown – 08/04/2019: All Day
Details: Saturday | 8/4Uptairs: Jukebox CriminalsThey specialize in covering virtually any song from the 60’s to the present and every song is a surprise from the…


Bar None Band- Sherry Lynn

Where: Fielder’s Pub – 08/04/2019: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bar None Live on the Deck from 1-5


Chuck Schubert & Company- The Moondogs

Where: The Sand Bar – 08/04/2019: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chuck Schubert & Company- The Moondogs


Kingsmen + Dreams Of Demise & More

Where: Championship Sports Bar and Grill – 08/04/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 8/04/2019 Doors at 5:00 PM All Ages/21+ to drink $12 Nice Guy Booking Presents: Kingsmen https://www.facebook.com/Kingsmenbandri Dreams Of Demise https://www.facebook.com/dreams0fdemise More TBA The Backstage at…


Love Alive

Where: Carolina Blue – 08/04/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Love Alive


Megan Knight

Where: The Crabhouse at Two Mile Landing – 08/04/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Megan Knight


Rebelution

Where: Stone Pony Summer Stage – 08/04/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rebelution


LGBT Mingle with Chin & Blum

Where: The Stanhope House – 08/04/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: LGBT Mingle with Chin & Blum


Isn't it Always | Sunday Night Swim at The Pool After Dark

Where: The Pool After Dark at Harrah’s Resort – 08/04/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Go Coastal AC Presents: SUNDAY NIGHT SWIMLIVE MUSIC BY ISN'T IT ALWAYS Guest List Services at The Pool After Dark - Atlantic City  FREE Admission for…


The Modern Gentlemen

Where: Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar Theater – 08/04/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Modern Gentlemen


New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Roseanna Vitro’s Music Mondays (Open Session)

Where: The Tavern on George – 08/05/2019: All Day
Details: Although underrated, Roseanna Vitro's versatility, sense of swing, and highly appealing voice made her one of the most consistently interesting jazz singers of the 1990s…


Music Art Yoga Summer Camp

Where: Yoga Peace Kula – 08/05/2019: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kid’s Music & Art Yoga Camp: Ages 6-9  This 5 day (Monday-Friday) summer camp program for children ages 6-9 will explore music, art, and yoga.…


Nicki Sbaffoni

Where: Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille – 08/05/2019: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Nicki Sbaffoni


Chris Yoder

Where: The Crab Trap – 08/05/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Yoder


Cruisin Fords -Classic Cruise Night! Food, Music, Trophies & More!!!

Where: 372 New Brunswick Ave – 08/05/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: CLASSIC CARS, FOOD TRUCKS, TROPHIES, ENTERTAINMENT, 50-50, DJ RICHIE FLASH, MUSIC, GIVEAWAYS AND MORE!


Lou Gramm - Founding Member Of Foreigner W/ Asia Featuring John Payne

Where: Ocean City Music Pier – 08/05/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Lou Gramm - Founding Member Of Foreigner W/ Asia Featuring John Payne


RJO All-Stars Jam Session at Brightside Tavern

Where: The Brightside Tavern – 08/05/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Join the RJO All-Stars for their monthly jam session at the Brightside Tavern. Hosted by Bryan Beninghove. Players welcome to sit in.


Premium Tailgates Preshow Party – Rolling Stones Tailgate Tickets (Rescheduled from June 17, 2019)

Where: MetLife Stadium – 08/05/2019: 7:33 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Premium Tailgates Preshow Party – Rolling Stones Tailgate Tickets (Rescheduled from June 17, 2019)


Tom Keifer

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 08/05/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Tom Keifer


Torche - Wear Your Wounds

Where: Asbury Lanes – 08/05/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Torche - Wear Your Wounds


Fridays At The GuestList

Where: 829 Main Ave – 08/05/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come celebrate you Indepence


Open Mic

Where: The Downtown – 08/06/2019: All Day
Details: Monday | 8/6Downstairs: Open MicThis ones for Singer/Songwriters! Come out and showcase your talents on our downstairs stage every Monday night. Sign up starts at…


Nancy Malcun

Where: LA Costa Motel – 08/06/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: duo 5-9pm


Craig Bickhardt

Where: Proprietor’s Park – 08/06/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Gloucester Great presents Craig Bickhardt (can Aislinn do this??) :30 local opener Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 7 - 9pm Proprietor's Park King Street Gloucester City,…


Jimmy Buffett

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 08/06/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jimmy Buffett


Jimmy Buffett Parking

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 08/06/2019: 7:31 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jimmy Buffett Parking


Abba The Concert - A Tribute To Abba

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 08/06/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Abba The Concert - A Tribute To Abba


PJ Morton

Where: White Eagle Hall – 08/06/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: PJ Morton (b.March 29, 1981, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA) is an American R&B singer, musician, record producer, songwriter and one of the keyboardists in the…


Paul J Baccash

Where: Surf City Hotel – 08/06/2019: 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: with Shorty Long & The Jersey Horns


Music & Movies In the Park: A Star Is Born

Where: Van Saun County Park – 08/07/2019: All Day
Details: Music & Movies In the Park: A Star Is Born


Korn Parking

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 08/07/2019: 6:31 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Korn Parking


A Gospel Experience - Liz Black & Friends 10 Year Anniversary

Where: Hackensack Performing Arts Center – 08/07/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details:


Desert Highway A Tribute To The Eagles

Where: Cape May Lewes Ferry – 08/07/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Desert Highway A Tribute To The Eagles


Jerrod Niemann

Where: Jenkinson’s Boardwalk – 08/07/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jerrod Niemann


Nikki Briar

Where: Jenkinson’s Boardwalk – 08/07/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: OPENING FOR JERROD NEIMANN


Paul J Baccash

Where: Onieals Restaurant & Bar – 08/07/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Paul solo from 7pm till 10pm


Quasimodo's Bride- Galactic

Where: Kennedy Plaza – 08/07/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Quasimodos Bride is opening for the amazing Galactic Band! Come out and space out!


Summer Sounds Concert: The New York Bee Gees

Where: DiDomenico – 08/07/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Summer Sounds Concert: The New York Bee Gees


Eric Kearns

Where: Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar Theater – 08/07/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Eric Kearns


Jay Siegel's Tokens

Where: Cape May Convention Hall – 08/07/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details:


Sandy Mack & Friends

Where: Wonder Bar – 08/07/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sandy Mack & Friends Wonder Jam Wonder Jam returns with a night of fun classic rock / jam / blues and plenty of Grateful Dead!…


The New Soul Rebellion- Casual Yak

Where: The Brighton Bar – 08/07/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The New Soul Rebellion- Casual Yak


Moss Henry & The Bryophytes

Where: Somerset County Park Commission/Recreation Dept. – 08/07/2019: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Cone see us 8:30-10. We'll be performing on the showmobile.


Touch the Music – Music Takes You Out of This World

Where: 402 East High Street – 08/08/2019: All Day
Details: Children will explore the planets through music and trying out musical instruments with Claudia Lemmerz, owner of Touch the Music.


RB Express presents the Music of the 1950's and 1960's, Marlboro Branch, Monmouth County Library System

Where: Marlboro Branch, Monmouth County Library System – 08/08/2019: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Remember the carefree days of yesterday with RB Express as they take you to the days of the street corner harmonies of the 50’s and…


Auras, Red Handed Denial

Where: Championship Sports Bar and Grill – 08/08/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Auras, Red Handed Denial


Mike Herz in The Crossfire Lounge

Where: The Stanhope House – 08/08/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Double Album Release show by Mike Herz and Sonofdov. Special guest reading by South Jersey Poet poet Chris Rockwell.


Twilight Farm Fest

Where: City Green – 08/08/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: City Green's weekly summer festival, Twilight Farm Fest, is starting on July 11th! Every Thursday from 6-sundown, come down to your local urban farm for…


Deal Casino

Where: House Of Independents – 08/08/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Deal Casino


Smashing Pumpkins with Noel Gallagher

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 08/08/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Smashing Pumpkins with Noel Gallagher


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Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


LOVE LETTERS

Where: Nutley Little Theatre – 12/13/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The play centers on two characters, Melissa Gardner and Andrew Makepeace Ladd III. Using the epistolary form sometimes found in novels, they sit side by…


The Nutcracker -National Ballet Theatre Of Odessa

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/14/2019: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Nutcracker -National Ballet Theatre Of Odessa


National Ballet Theatre of Odessa Parking

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center Parking – 12/14/2019: 2:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: National Ballet Theatre of Odessa Parking


Jackie Evancho

Where: The Levoy – 12/14/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jackie Evancho


Sinbad

Where: Union County Performing Arts Center – 12/14/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sinbad


The Boston Pops on Tour

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 12/15/2019: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Boston Pops on Tour


Fiddler on the Roof

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/20/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “Entirely fresh, funny, and gorgeous.” —New York MagazineRich with musical hits you know and love, including “Tradition,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man,”…


Fiddler on the Roof

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/20/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rich with musical hits you know and love, including “Tradition,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “To Life (L’Chaim!),” Fiddler…


Fiddler On The Roof

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/21/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Fiddler On The Roof


New Jersey Ballet’s Nutcracker with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 12/26/2019: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Ballet’s Nutcracker with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra


New Jersey Ballet’s Nutcracker with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 12/27/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Ballet’s Nutcracker with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra


Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/28/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat


Salute to Vienna
Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 12/31/2019: 5:00 pm
Details: Waltz into 2020 with Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert. Now an American Tradition! This dazzling performance evokes a golden age of Viennese music, brimming…


Manhattan Comedy Night

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/03/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manhattan Comedy Night


Passport to Dance

Where: 403 Broad St – 01/10/2020: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Each month we will mot only explore a different style of dance, we will learn some common steps and then as a group create our…


Capitol Steps

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/10/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Capitol Steps


Goodnight Nobody

Where: Berlind Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 01/10/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Goodnight Nobody


Reza - The Illusionist

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/11/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Reza - The Illusionist


Reza Edge of Illusion Tickets

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/11/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Reza Edge of Illusion Tickets


Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 01/11/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) was created in 1946 by Sir Thomas Beecham, who set out to create a distinguished ensemble from the finest musicians…


The Capitol Steps

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 01/11/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Capitol Steps


A Bronx Tale

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 01/14/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A Bronx Tale


A Bronx Tale

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 01/15/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A Bronx Tale


The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 01/17/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Simon & Garfunkel Story


Cheyney Alumni Fundraiser on Broadway! Tina: The Tina Turner Musical

Where: – 01/18/2020: 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Greater South Jersey Cheyney Alumni Association presents a Fundraiser............ A Day on Broadway. Tina: The Tina Turner Musical.


Celia Cruz All Stars

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 01/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Celia Cruz All Stars


Angelina Ballerina

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/19/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Angelina Ballerina


The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/24/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Simon & Garfunkel Story


New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players: The Mikado

Where: Matthews Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 01/25/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players: The Mikado


Classical Mystery Tour: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 01/26/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Classical Mystery Tour: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band


The 5 Browns

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 01/30/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The 5 Browns


The Color Purple

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 01/30/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “Exquisite! A joyous celebration of storytelling.” —The New York TimesDon’t miss the Tony Award®-winning revival that exhilarated Broadway! With a soul-raising, Grammy®-winning score of jazz,…


Viva Momix

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 02/01/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Viva Momix


Emanuel Ax

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 02/04/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Emanuel Ax


MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

Where: Nutley Little Theatre – 02/07/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Young lovers Hero and Claudio are to be married next week. To pass the time, they conspire with Don Pedro to set a "lover's trap"…


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra: Star Wars' Return Of The Jedi In Concert - Film With Live Orchestra

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 02/07/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra: Star Wars' Return Of The Jedi In Concert - Film With Live Orchestra


Rent

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 02/07/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rent


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra: Star Wars' Return Of The Jedi In Concert - Film With Live Orchestra

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 02/08/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra: Star Wars' Return Of The Jedi In Concert - Film With Live Orchestra


Black Like Me

Where: Pollak Theatre – 02/08/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Black Like Me


Dance Theatre of Harlem

Where: Matthews Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 02/08/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dance Theatre of Harlem


Rent

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 02/08/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rent


Dinosaur World

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 02/09/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dinosaur World


Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 02/09/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In the spectacular climactic sixth episode of the Star Wars saga, Darth Vader readies the second Death Star to unleash the final blow to the…


Dinosaur World

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 02/09/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dinosaur World


Present Laughter

Where: Pollak Theatre – 02/13/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Present Laughter


Present Laughter - National Theatre Broadcast

Where: Pollak Theatre – 02/13/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Present Laughter - National Theatre Broadcast


Rent

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 02/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rent


Rent

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 02/14/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rent


Mystic India

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 02/15/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mystic India


Mummenschanz

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 02/20/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mummenschanz


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