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Comedy Events in New Jersey


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Concerts in New Jersey


Oceana Performing the Tide In Its Entirety WSG: Delusions

Where: Championship Sports Bar and Grill – 10/25/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Oceana Performing the Tide In Its Entirety WSG: Delusions


The Dana Gaynor Band

Where: American Spirits Roadhouse – 10/25/2019: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 5 bands each night - 2 day music festival


Andrew Moorer

Where: Willow Creek Winery – 10/25/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Andrew Moorer


Kenny Curcio

Where: Pic-A-Lilli Inn – 10/25/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 6-10pm


Kenny Curcio

Where: Pic-A-Lilli Inn – 10/25/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 6-10pm


Sharrott Winery Friday Live Music Series - Chris Huff

Where: Sharrott Winery – 10/25/2019: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Live Music will be in our spacious Winery with indoor and outdoor seating available. Come enjoy live music by Chris Huff and wine tasting; then…


Englewinds: A Green Awakening

Where: Puffin Cultural Forum – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In their 20th season, the eco-music ensemble Englewinds celebrates the October wetland restoration of the Teaneck Creek Conservancy with lively music by Dawn Avery, Ting…


In This Moment

Where: Asbury Park Convention Hall – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In This Moment


Jazz and Cigars w/ James White

Where: Belvedere Cigar Lounge – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Join us for a night of Jazz & Cigars w/ the talented saxophonist James White. Please note tickets will be $35 after 9/25


Jersey Campfires Production Presents Pierced / Of The Sic / Rahway / Nuse / Metal Life Crisis

Where: Roxy and Dukes Roadhouse – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jersey Campfires Production Presents Pierced, Of The SiC Slipknot Tribute Band, Rahway, Nuse and Metal Life Crisis!!! This show will be 21+ preferred with doors…


Last Temptation

Where: Dingbatz NJ – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Last Temptation


Lupe Fiasco

Where: Starland Ballroom – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Lupe Fiasco


Rockaway Bitch

Where: The Stanhope House – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rockaway Bitch is a New York based all female tribute to punk icons the Ramones.


Roger Gardella

Where: Annata Wine Bar – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Roger - Solo Acoustic in the wine garden (weather permitting) FYI: If not outdoors, I'll be in the restaurant. #musicislife


Stephanie Chin

Where: Middletown Arts Center – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Songwriter's showcase


The Billy Joel Song Book

Where: Asbury Lanes – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Billy Joel Song Book Join acclaimed vocalist Chris Pinnella (Trans-Siberian Orchestra) at The Asbury with an exclusive performance of, THE BILLY JOEL SONGBOOK featuring…


The Nerds at Cooper's Riverview! (Formerly KatManDu)

Where: Cooper’s Riverview – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Nerds Dance Party at Cooper's Riverview! (Formerly KatManDu)


The Parlor Mob

Where: The Stone Pony – 10/25/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Parlor Mob


DEAN FRIEDMAN - Friday October 25 NEW DATE - 7:30 PM $ 24 Tickets + Fees + NJ Sales Tax

Where: RANDY NOW’S MAN CAVE – 10/25/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: DEAN FRIEDMAN - NEW DATE - FRIDAY OCTOBER 25 - Randy Now's Man Cave - 7:30 PM - $ 24 Tickets + Fees + NJ…


Ghost

Where: CURE Insurance Arena – 10/25/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Ghost


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey


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Food & Wine Events in New Jersey


Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet We at GFS and Rat’s Restaurant have a lot to be thankful for and we invite you to share that warmth by having your Thanksgiving dinner here. Bring the whole family or enjoy a quiet afternoon with a special loved one as you feast on a traditional Thanksgiving buffet served in Rat's famous kitchen. Seating is from 11am to 5pm. $62 for adults plus tax and service, $24 for children ages 5-12, under 5 no charge. Please call Rat’s Restaurant at (609) 584-7800 for reservations.

Where: Grounds for Sculpture – 11/28/2019: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet We at GFS and Rat’s Restaurant have a lot to be thankful for and we invite you to share that warmth by…


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Thanksgiving at Crystal Springs

Where: Crystal Springs Resort – 11/28/2019: 11:30 am
Details: Crystal Springs is offering a few options for Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving Buffets, a la cart Thanksgiving dinner, 4-Course and 7-Course Tasting Menu.


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Thanksgiving at Gladstone Tavern

Where: Gladstone Tavern – 11/28/2019: 11:30 am
Details: Thanksgiving at Gladstone Tavern. They are open all day for Thanksgiving with a traditional family style menu. Enjoy the holiday with family or friends.


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Thanksgiving at Seasons 52

Where: Seasons 52 – 11/28/2019: 11:30 am
Details: Take family and friends to Thanksgiving dinner at Seasons 52. Features Roasted Turkey, Savory Pan Gravy, Yukon Mashed Potatoes, and Herb Stuffing.


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Thanksgiving at The Olde Mill Inn

Where: The Olde Mill Inn – 11/28/2019: 11:30 am - 7:15 pm
Details: You can look forward to a scrumptious Thanksgiving buffet at the Olde Mill Inn, or a delightful Thanksgiving dinner at the Grain House.


il Vecchio Cafe Thanksgiving
Special Thanksgiving Buffet at il Vecchio Cafe

Where: Il Vecchio Cafe – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Details: Enjoy a Special Thanksgiving Buffet dinner at il Vecchio Cafe with your loved ones! Featuring a full buffet with seasonal dishes crafted by Chef Francesco.


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Stage House Tavern Thanksgiving

Where: The Stage House – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Details: Enjoy a three course Thanksgiving dinner at the Stage House Tavern. You can also get Thanksgiving dinner to go. A complete Turkey Dinner Package.


Thanksgiving at Prospector
Thanksgiving at Prospectors

Where: Prospectors Steakhouse & Saloon – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Details: Come to Thanksgiving at Prospectors. A Thanksgiving buffet featuring fresh carved beef brisket and turkey, and Hawaiian ham.


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Thanksgiving at Ruth's

Where: Ruth’s Chris Steak House – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm
Details: Spend a relaxing Thanksgiving at Ruth's. Indulge in a traditional 3-course holiday feast featuring oven-roasted turkey and all the trimmings.


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Thanksgiving at The Manor

Where: The Manor – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Details: The Manor’s Thanksgiving Family Dinner Buffet. Features a lavish array of items specially prepared for the celebration of this uniquely American holiday.


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Thanksgiving at The Ryland Inn

Where: The Ryland Inn – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Take the family to Thanksgiving at The Ryland Inn. The Thanksgiving menu features Nantucket Bay Scallops, Maple Glazed Pork Belly, Caramelized Fig.


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Thanksgiving at The Shrimp Box

Where: The Shrimp Box – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm
Details: Enjoy a complete Thanksgiving dinner at The Shrimp Box. The menu features a traditional turkey roast, roasted duck, surf and turf, prime rib.


Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving Dinner at The Grove

Where: The Grove at Centerton – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Thanksgiving Dinner at The Grove at Centerton. A Grove Family Tradition. Let The Grove prepare your Thanksgiving feast. A traditional Thanksgiving buffet dinner with all…


Cucina Calandra
Thanksgiving Holiday Dinner at Cucina Calandra

Where: Cucina Calandra – 11/28/2019: 12:00 pm
Details: Thanksgiving Dinner at Cucina Calandra. Chef Costantino has a Thanksgiving Special Menu! Also entrees from our regular a la carte menu. Fine wines.


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Thanksgiving at Blue Morel

Where: The Blue Morel – 11/28/2019: 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Details: Celebrate Thanksgiving with the whole family at Blue Morel. They will serve a special 3 course menu. Private dining room available for parties up to 18.


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Thanksgiving at Jumping Brook

Where: Jumping Brook Country Club – 11/28/2019: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Details: Enjoy Thanksgiving at Jumping Brook. Jumping Brook Country Club is featuring a Thanksgiving Buffet. Includes a cold station, roasted acorn squash soup.


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Liberty House Thanksgiving

Where: Liberty House Restaurant – 11/28/2019: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Details: Liberty House Thanksgiving. Liberty House Restaurant is offering a three course Thanksgiving dinner. $62 per adult, $30 per child.


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Thanksgiving at Legal Seafood

Where: Legal Seafoods – 11/28/2019: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Details: Thanksgiving at Legal Seafood.The first Thanksgiving featured shellfish and fish. Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving, or their special turkey dinner.


Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill
Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet

Where: Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill – 11/28/2019: 2:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Details: Join us at Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill for our Annual Deluxe Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet. Featuring a carving station serving prime rib, ham, and turkey.


Rails Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving at Rails

Where: Rails Steakhouse – 11/28/2019: 4:00 pm
Details: Thanksgiving at Rails. Let Rails attend to every detail of your Thanksgiving Dinner. Enoy a festive family Thanksgiving Turkey dinner.


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Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


Fall-O-Ween Spectacular
Fort Lee's Fall-O-Ween Spectacular

Where: Main Street, Fort Lee – 10/26/2019: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Come out to Fort Lee for the Fall-O-Ween Spectacular! Wear a costume. Enjoy a live DJ. As well as face painting and balloon sculpting.


Italian Stories

Where: Princeton Public Library – 10/26/2019: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Children ages 2 and older are invited to hear stories in Italian. All children must be accompanied by an adult.


Perky’s Pumpkin Derby
Perky’s Pumpkin Derby

Where: Jenkinson’s Boardwalk – 10/26/2019: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Details: Come out to Jenkinson's Boardwalk for pumpkin races. It’s pumpkin vs pumpkin in their annual Perky’s Pumpkin Derby on Saturday, October 26th!


Roosevelt School Trunk or Treat
Roosevelt School Trunk or Treat 2019

Where: Roosevelt Elementary School – 10/26/2019: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Come out to Roosevelt School 4th Annual Trunk or Treat. There will be Food, Fun & Slime! Open to the public! Kids: $5, Adults are free.


Family Matinee: Halloween Edition: Casper

Where: Hopewell Theater – 10/26/2019: 2:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Casper (voiced by Malachi Pearson) is a kind young ghost who peacefully haunts a mansion in Maine. When specialist James Harvey (Bill Pullman) arrives to…


Stew Leonard's Barkfest
Stew Leonard's Barkfest

Where: Stew Leonard’s @ Paramus – 10/26/2019: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: This Halloween, dogs are invited to Stew Leonard’s Barkfest. Bring their pups dressed in their best Halloween costumes. Win a Bubba’s Barkery Gift Basket.


Trunk or Treat
Downtown Bernardsville Trunk or Treat

Where: Bernardsville Train Station – 10/26/2019: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Details: Downtown Bernardsville Trunk or Treat. Crafts, Candy, Games, Apple Cider, and Cash Prizes for Trunk Decorators. Plus! Movies on the Big Screen!


Halloween Block Party
North Wildwood Trunk-or-Treat Halloween Block Party

Where: Olde New Jersey Ave. – 10/26/2019: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Details: North Wildwood Trunk-or-Treat Halloween Block Party! The 11th Annual family fun event! Vehicle check-in is 5 pm. Event time is 5:30 pm – 7 pm.…


Paranormal Investigations at the Reeve House
AddamsFest: Paranormal Investigations at the Reeve House

Where: Westfield Historical Society – 10/26/2019: 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Details: AddamsFest: Paranormal Investigations at the Reeve House. Are there ghosts in Westfield? Are any of their spirits still residing there?


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Halloween Bash II

Where: Elks Lodge, Oakland – 10/26/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Details: FLOW Follies 2nd Annual Halloween Bash Fundraiser. They’ve cooked up a concoction of live music, fun food, drinks. Plus costumes and dessert contests.


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Medford Halloween Parade

Where: Downtown Medford – 10/26/2019: 7:00 pm
Details: Enjoy the Medford Halloween Parade on Main Street. The parade starts at St Mary's of the Lake School and continues east on Firehouse Lane then…


Trunk Or Treat Trunkers
Trunk Or Treat Trunkers

Where: Perth Amboy Waterfront – 10/26/2019: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Details: Trunk or Treat is an event that brings Halloween to parking lots and/or enclosed streets, where kids go from car to car to collect candy.…


Halloween Breakfast
Halloween Breakfast

Where: Oceanport Hook & Ladder Volunteer Fire Company – 10/27/2019: 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Details: Please come out and support the Oceanport Hook & Ladder Fire Explorers' 4th Annual Halloween Breakfast. Buffet Style: panckakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, pork roll, Muffins…


Halloween 5K
Halloween 5K to Scare Hunger Away!

Where: Garret Mountain Reservation – 10/27/2019: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Details: Join in the Halloween 5K to Scare Hunger Away! Trick-or-Treat Stations. Several stations at the post race festivities for kids and adults, too!


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Halloween Half Marathon

Where: Verizon parking lot on Oak Street – 10/27/2019: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Details: Come out to Halloween Half Marathon in Morristown, NJ. The start and finish will be at the Verizon parking lot on Oak Street in the heart of Morristown.


Deal Trick or Trot
Deal Trick or Trot

Where: Deal Casino Beach Club – 10/27/2019: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Details: 2019 Deal Trick or Trot. The day's events include: the 4-mile Race, Harry Drazin Memorial Race Walk (also 4 miles), a Pet Walk, and Kids…


Fall Family Photo Day
Fall Family Photo Day at the Summit Farmers Market

Where: Summit Farmers Market – 10/27/2019: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Details: Celebrate Halloween with a new Sunday Funday at the Summit Farmers Market. Fall Family Photo Day. Get fun family photos. And it’s free.


Pumpkin Palooza
Pumpkin Palooza

Where: Stony Hill Farms – 10/27/2019: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come visit Pumpkin Palooza for the final weekend of pumpkin picking at Stony Hill Farms. Enjoy their homemade Pumpkin Ice Cream, a Pumpkin Painting craft


Sunday Funday Brunch
Sunday Funday Brunch - Halloween Edition

Where: The Boathouse at Mercer Lake – 10/27/2019: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Details: Join in the 5th Annual Sunday Funday Brunch - Halloween Edition. There will be Trunk or Treat, Silent Auctions, Costume Contest & Brunch!


Leaf Walk

Where: Teaneck Public Library – 10/27/2019: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Celebrate Autumn by joining us for a storytime, leaf walk, leaf activity and cider at the Teaneck Creek Conservancy. Please use the Fycke Lane entrance…


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking

Where: Prudential Center – 11/06/2019: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking


Deepak Chopra

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 11/06/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Deepak Chopra


Harlem 100

Where: McCarter Theatre Center – 11/06/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Harlem 100


Harlem 100

Where: Matthews Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center – 11/06/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Harlem RenaissanceA multimedia experience capturing the sights and sounds of Harlem when legendary artists like Fats Waller, Duke Ellington,…


Day Off from School Camp at Embury Church: 11/7

Where: Embury United Methodist Church – 11/07/2019: All Day
Details: Day Off from School Camp at Embury Church: 11/7


Mixed Media Mashup Camp Nov. 7 Ages 5-12

Where: The Yard School of Art At Montclair Art Museum – 11/07/2019: All Day
Details: Mixed Media Mashup Camp Nov. 7 Ages 5-12


Pottery Camp Nov. 7 Ages 6-8

Where: The Yard School of Art At Montclair Art Museum – 11/07/2019: All Day
Details: Pottery Camp Nov. 7 Ages 6-8


Spanish- and French-inspired Showpieces

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 11/07/2019: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Spanish- and French-inspired Showpieces


Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking

Where: Prudential Center – 11/07/2019: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking


In the Mood

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 11/07/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In the Mood


In The Mood - 1940's Musical Revue

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 11/07/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In The Mood - 1940's Musical Revue


The Housewives of Secaucus

Where: Avenel Performing Arts Center – 11/07/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Housewives are Back! Hold on to your hats and brace yourselves for the Housewives of Secaucus! Donatella, Anita, Carla, Brenda and Fessy come together…


Day Off from School Camp at Embury Church: Morning on 11/8

Where: Embury United Methodist Church – 11/08/2019: All Day
Details: Day Off from School Camp at Embury Church: Morning on 11/8


Mixed Media Mashup Camp Nov. 8 Ages 5-12

Where: The Yard School of Art At Montclair Art Museum – 11/08/2019: All Day
Details: Mixed Media Mashup Camp Nov. 8 Ages 5-12


Pottery Camp Nov. 8 Ages 6-8

Where: The Yard School of Art At Montclair Art Museum – 11/08/2019: All Day
Details: Pottery Camp Nov. 8 Ages 6-8


Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking

Where: Prudential Center – 11/08/2019: 11:01 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking


Passport to Dance

Where: 403 Broad St – 11/08/2019: 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…


Comedy Night for the Scouts

Where: Long Branch Elks Lodge – 11/08/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come on out to Long Branch, New Jersey to support the Scouts and enjoy yourself at one of the fastest-growing comedy events at the Jersey…


Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking

Where: Prudential Center – 11/08/2019: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures Parking


Beautiful

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 11/08/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “A MUST SEE!” —NBC, New YorkFor five years, Beautiful, the Tony® and Grammy® Award-winning Carole King musical, has thrilled Broadway with the inspiring true story…


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