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Comedy Events in New Jersey


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Concerts in New Jersey


Richie G - One Man Band

Where: Best Western Plus Fairfield Executive Inn – 02/27/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Richie G - One Man Band


Ryan Zimmerman

Where: Pino’s Gift Basket Shoppe, Wine Cellar and Lounge – 02/27/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: opening for my bud Keith Kenny


Bruce Hornsby

Where: Matthews Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 02/27/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bruce Hornsby


Bruce Hornsby and yMusic

Where: McCarter Theatre Center – 02/27/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bruce Hornsby and yMusic


Cabaret Night at Rat’s
Cabaret Night at Rat’s: New York on Broadway

Where: Rat’s Restaurant – 02/27/2020: 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Details: Don't miss Cabaret Night at Rat’s: New York on Broadway. Singer Katie Welsh explores the representation of New York City in Broadway musicals.


Rowan University Symphonic Band and Concert Band

Where: Pfleeger Concert Hall – 02/27/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rowan students can reserve free tickets (1 per ID) in advance by calling 856-256-4545 or visiting the Pfleeger Lobby Box Office Monday - Friday 11am-1pm.Rowan's…


We Banjo 3

Where: South Orange Performing Arts Center – 02/27/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A spirited "Celt-grass" family band from Galway, Ireland, We Banjo 3 delivers a crowd-pleasing fusion of traditional Irish music, Bluegrass and Americana that continues to…


Allen Stone - Samm Henshaw, Andy Suzuki & The Method

Where: Asbury Lanes – 02/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Allen Stone - Samm Henshaw, Andy Suzuki & The Method


Andy Rothstein Band (21+ Event)

Where: Crossroads – 02/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Andy Rothstein Band (21+ Event)


DJ O

Where: Cuzin’s Seafood Clam Bar – 02/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: DJ O


Jeff Guenther- The Kootz

Where: The Hill – 02/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Acoustic Kootz Show!


Just Now Orchestra - Sync Swim Album Release

Where: Art House Productions – 02/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: After 3 years of improvising together, the Just Now Orchestra in releasing our debut album, Sync Swim at Art House! It is a mostly-improvised deep…


I- 287 Classic Rock Duo

Where: The Canal House – 02/27/2020: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: I- 287 Classic Rock Duo


Jazz Bistro

Where: Kingsway Regional School District – 02/28/2020: All Day
Details: Come out for a great dinner and night of music at Kingsway Regional. All High School Jazz Ensembles will perform and proceeds from the evening…


Rainbow Full of Sound: Grateful Dead ’72

Where: Wonder Bar – 02/28/2020: All Day
Details: $16 in advance (plus applicable surcharges), $20 at the doorTime7:00pmLocation Wonder Bar 1213 Ocean Avenue Asbury Park, NJ 07712 Directions


Rasha Jay

Where: Montclair Brewery – 02/28/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Show starts at 7:30pm


The Quixote Project

Where: Pic-A-Lilli Inn – 02/28/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: QP acoustic Duo 6-10PM


Duel of the Decades

Where: Wellmont Theatre – 02/28/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Duel of the Decades


Duel Of The Decades: 70s vs. 80s - 2020 Tournament Edition

Where: Wellmont Theatre – 02/28/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Duel Of The Decades: 70s vs. 80s - 2020 Tournament Edition


Face Without Fear

Where: Dingbatz NJ – 02/28/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Face Without Fear


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey


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Food & Wine Events in New Jersey


ART AND COOKING

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 05/02/2020: All Day
Details: ART AND COOKING


Kite Day

Where: Terhune Orchards – 05/02/2020: All Day
Details: Kite Day


Hoboken's Tacos N' Tequila Crawl
Hoboken's Tacos N' Tequila Crawl

Where: Hoboken – 05/02/2020: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Details: Hoboken's Tacos N' Tequila Crawl! Let's taco 'bout sipping margs, eating tacos & getting festive. Dance your tacos off at the Tacos N' Tequila Crawl!


Kite Day

Where: Terhune Orchards – 05/03/2020: All Day
Details: Kite Day


Empanada Extravaganza and Sangria Fest
Empanada Extravaganza and Sangria Fest

Where: Westfield Garden State Plaza – 05/03/2020: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Join in the Empanada Extravaganza and Sangria Fest. Features local gourmet food vendors and their unique twists on empanadas. Vote for your favorite!


90's Themed Midnight Market
90's Themed Midnight Market

Where: Harborside Atrium – 05/08/2020: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come to the 90's Themed Midnight Market. Try the newest foodie trends. Tapas style Small bites. DJ and dancing all night. Free games & activities.


Bridgewater Grand Slam Food Truck Fest
Bridgewater Grand Slam Food Truck Fest

Where: TD Bank Ballpark – 05/09/2020: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Come out to the Bridgewater Grand Slam Food Truck Fest! You don’t need to be a baseball fan to enjoy their wide selection of gourmet food-on-wheels.


Mommy and Me! Mother’s Day Class – Saturday, May 9th 11:00 AM

Where: Dana’s Bakery HQ – 05/09/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: MAKING MACS WITH MOM! Make macarons with Mom for Mothers Day! Join us for a special Mothers Day macaron making class where we will make…


Happy Mother's Day
Mother’s Day Wine Trail Weekend

Where: Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery – 05/09/2020 - 05/10/2020: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Details: Join in on Mother’s Day Wine Trail Weekend at Hawk Haven Vineyard. The wine tasting bar is open. And of course mom’s tasting is complimentary.


Mother's Day Brunch at Beach Plum Farm
Mother's Day Brunch at Beach Plum Farm

Where: Beach Plum Farm – 05/10/2020: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Details: Come to Mother's Day Brunch at Beach Plum Farm. Join in for a Farm-to-Table Family Brunch at Beach Plum Farm. A hayride for the whole family.


Mother’s Day Picnic
Mother’s Day Picnic at Valenzano Winery

Where: Valenzano Winery – 05/10/2020: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Take mom out to the vineyards for the Mother’s Day Picnic at Valenzano Winery. This year they will have a large selection of food trucks and crafters.


2020 Trenton Pork Roll Festival.com

Where: Trenton Social – 05/23/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Trenton Social's annual celebration of NJ's iconic meat, Pork Roll (Taylor Ham if you must). Food trucks, live music, beer garden and more!


Caribbean Dinner at Brick Farm Tavern
Caribbean Dinner at Brick Farm Tavern

Where: Brick Farm Tavern – 05/28/2020: 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Details: Don't miss the Caribbean Dinner at Brick Farm Tavern. Each dinner is a carefully curated four-course tasting menu with beverage pairings.


Donaldson Farms Food Truck Fest
Donaldson Farms Food Truck Fest

Where: Donaldson Farms – 06/06/2020: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Details: Bring your family and your besties and have a blast at the Donaldson Farms Food Truck Fest. You will enjoy 15+ gourmet food trucks, wine and craft beer.


Sea Isle City Restaurant Week

Where: Participating Restaurants – 06/07/2020: All Day
Details: Come experience the flavor of Sea Isle City at participating restaurants.


Beer Festival Aboard the Battleship
NJ Beer Festival Aboard the Battleship!

Where: Battleship New Jersey – 06/20/2020: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the NJ Beer Festival Aboard the Battleship! Adults can sample craft beers from breweries throughout the Garden State.


Galloway Green Market

Where: Historic Smithville and Village Greene – 06/25/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Every Thursday beginning June 25th thru Sept 3rd 4-7 pm, weather permitting. Stop by The Village Greene to get your veggies, produce, seafood, and all…


Jersey City Week

Where: Jersey City – 07/01/2020: 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jersey City Week is a 7 day celebration of Jersey City Local Businesses including Barber Shops, Beauty Salons, Spa & Massage Therapy, Restaurants, Bistros and…


Pig & Corn Roast at Valenzano Winery
Annual Pig & Corn Roast at Valenzano Winery

Where: Valenzano Winery – 07/11/2020: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Details: Join in family for the 2nd annual Pig & Texas Corn Roast at Valenzano Winery. There will be live bands, food trucks, craft vendors and more!


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Gilda's Club South Jersey Dragon Boat Festival

Where: Lake Lenape Park East – 07/12/2020: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Join in at the 5th Annual Gilda's Club South Jersey Dragon Boat Festival! This event features dragon boat races, Brews for Dragons beer tasting, food…


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Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


Small World Storytime

Where: Morris County Library – 03/14/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: For all ages. Join us for Hindi and English bilingual family fun! For more information, please call us at 973-285-6980. For more events, check out…


1830s St. Patrick's Day Celebration
1830s St. Patrick's Day Celebration

Where: The Historic Village at Allaire – 03/14/2020: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the 1830s St. Patrick's Day Celebration. Live Irish music, Irish dancing, cooking demonstrations of traditional Irish fare!


LEGO® Club

Where: Little Egg Harbor Branch-Ocean County Library – 03/14/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Build with the Library’s LEGO® blocks. Ages 5 – 12.


St. Patrick's Day at METC

Where: Museum of Early Trades and Crafts – 03/14/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: METC is shamrockin’ for St. Patrick’s Day! Join us on Saturday, March 14 from 11am to 3:00pm for St. Paddy’s Day story time and a…


St Patrick's Day Parade
Union County St Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Union Center Wines & Liquor – 03/14/2020: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Come out to the Union County St Patrick's Day Parade. NJ's largest St Patrick's Day Parade featuring dancers, bagpipers, floats and a kids zone.


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Atlantic City St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Ocean Casino Resort – 03/14/2020: 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details: Come out to the Atlantic City St. Patrick's Day Parade. Hosted by Pipes & Drums of Barnegat Bay. Parade on boardwalk then lunch at Caesar's Casino.


Laurita St. Patrick's Day Weekend
Laurita St. Patrick's Day Weekend Festival

Where: Laurita Winery – 03/14/2020 - 03/15/2020: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Details: Laurita St. Patrick's Day Weekend Festival. Bring your family and friends to Laurita Winery for another exciting weekend. Fantastic fun.


Guttenberg St. Patrick's Day Parade
Guttenberg St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Guttenberg’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade – 03/14/2020: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the Guttenberg St. Patrick's Day Parade. Join in to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! Parade will start at 68th Street & Madison Street


Hamilton St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Hamilton St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Where: Nottingham Fire House – 03/14/2020: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the Hamilton St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The parade begins at the Nottingham Fire House located at 200 Mercer Street in Hamilton.


Japanese Stories

Where: Princeton Public Library – 03/14/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Children ages 2 and older are invited to hear stories in Japanese. All children must be accompanied by an adult.


St. Patrick's Day Family Swim
St. Patrick's Day Family Swim

Where: Goldfish Swim School – Denville – 03/14/2020: 2:30 pm
Details: St. Patrick's Day Family Swim. Celebrate on March 14th with a special open swim from 2:30-3:30pm. $10 per person/$30 max per family.


Science Circle

Where: Princeton Public Library – 03/14/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Budding scientists in third through sixth grades are invited to participate in hands-on science activities designed by high school students at PRISMS. Important concepts, focusing…


Bergen Philharmonic’s 84th Season Concert II

Where: Syriac Community Hall – 03/14/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra's 2nd concert of their 84th season series continues with guest artist Serin Park, violinist, one of the 2019 Young Artist Competition…


Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Casino Pier
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Casino Pier

Where: Casino Pier & Breakwater Beach – 03/15/2020: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Details: Come to Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Casino Pier. Enjoy a fun family event for the Spring! Registration required to secure your entry to the event.


Summer Camp Open House

Where: Cora Hartshorn Arboretum & Bird Sanctuary – 03/15/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Grab a chance to see what camp will be like at our Summer Camp Open House. Join us for a meet and greet with the…


Irish Week Pub Crawl
Freehold Borough Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Where: Downtown Freehold – 03/15/2020: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Freehold Borough Arts Council’s 9th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The parade will assemble at Mclean Street starting at noon.


Somerville St. Patrick's Day Parade
Somerville St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Downtown Somerville – 03/15/2020: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Details: Somerville St. Patrick's Day Parade. Parade begins at the corner of Main and Grove Streets in downtown Somerville. A pre-parade show is typically held.


South Amboy St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: South Amboy City Hall – 03/15/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The So. Amboy St. Patrick's Day Parade, March 15, 2020. Step off 2pm. Spectators are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to donate to…


Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade
The 39th Annual Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Downtown Bergenfield – 03/15/2020: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: The 39th Annual Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade. The Parade will be preceded by the Flag raising ceremony at 1pm. At the Roy Brown Middle School


FFSP St. Patrick's Day Parade
7th Annual FFSP St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Downtown Clinton – 03/15/2020: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: The 7th Annual FFSP St. Patrick's Day Parade. The Parade kicks off at three o'clock on Main Street in beautiful downtown Clinton.


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake - Broadcast

Where: Pollak Theatre – 03/22/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake - Broadcast


The Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake

Where: Pollak Theatre – 03/22/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Prince Siegfried is summoned by his parents to choose a bride. However, he encounters a mysterious and magnetic swan-woman, Odette, by the lake and is…


The Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake

Where: Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University – 03/22/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Prince Siegfried is summoned by his parents to choose a bride. However, he encounters a mysterious and magnetic swan-woman, Odette, by the lake and is…


Erths Prehistoric Aquarium

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Erths Prehistoric Aquarium


"Chicago: High School Edition" at Fair Lawn High School

Where: Fair Lawn High School Auditorium – 03/22/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: ***Although seats may be shown as sold out online, there are additional seats available at the box office before the show!*** The award-winning Musical Theatre…


Ballet Hispanico: CARMEN.maquia

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Ballet Hispanico: CARMEN.maquia


The Boys in the Band

Where: The Levoy – 03/22/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Boys in the Band


The Boys in the Band

Where: The Levoy – 03/22/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Boys in the Band


Erths Prehistoric Aquarium

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Erths Prehistoric Aquarium


Kyung Wha Chung Classical Recital

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 03/22/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kyung Wha Chung Classical Recital


Revisiting the Founding Era: Readings Presented by Dragonfly Multicultural Arts Center

Where: Woodbridge Main Library – 03/23/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In celebration of Women's History Month please join actors from Dragonfly Multicultural Arts Center as they present dramatic readings of primary documents from Mercy Otis…


Russian National Ballet: Swan Lake

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/25/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Russian National Ballet: Swan Lake


Mr. Ray

Where: Pollak Theatre – 03/26/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Mr. Ray


Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/26/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Beethoven's 'Eroica' Symphony


Honk! Jr.

Where: Newton Theatre – 03/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Honk! Jr.


The Amazing Kreskin

Where: James Caldwell High School – 03/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Amazing Kreskin will be returning to his hometown area for a performance to benefit the James Caldwell High School HSA. With a showmans flair,…


The National Theatre of London: Cyrano de Bergerac

Where: Pollak Theatre – 03/26/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: James McAvoy (X-Men, Atonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to theatres from the London’s West…


The Bachelor Live On Stage

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/26/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Bachelor Live On Stage


"Girls Night Out: The Show"

Where: Headliner Night Club – 03/26/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Girls Night Out: The Show Girls Night Out: The Show is an intensely exciting party, that will drive you absolutely wild … in the best…


Park Middle School Presents Seussical the Musical Jr.

Where: Park MIddle School Auditorium – 03/27/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, the Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers…


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