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Concerts in New Jersey


Avi Wisnia

Where: Sharrott Winery – 06/19/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Avi Wisnia performs at the winery, overlooking the vineyard, 6pm-9pm (3 sets); purchase wine & food from the vineyard or bring a picnic meal, and…


Pam McCoy(& Familiar Faces)

Where: The Channel Club Marina – 06/19/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Hey Monmouth Beach! Our 1st nite back at the tiki bar !! John Micco and I playing all your fav tunes—lots of new music, originals...and…


The Struts

Where: Stone Pony Summer Stage – 06/19/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Struts


Alice Cooper and Tesla with special guest Lita Ford

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 06/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Alice Cooper and Tesla with special guest Lita Ford


Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz

Where: Crystal Springs Resort – 06/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Christine performs 7-10 pm on the Fire & Ice outdoor stage at Crystal Springs! If bad weather, the music moves inside to the Tavern!


Fast Lane Access: Zac Brown Band

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 06/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Fast Lane Access: Zac Brown Band


Random Test Reggae Band

Where: Berkeley Hotel – 06/19/2020: 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


The Wag

Where: Espresso Joe’s – 06/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Wag


Zac Brown Band

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 06/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Zac Brown Band


Alice Cooper Parking

Where: PNC Bank Arts Center – 06/19/2020: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Alice Cooper Parking


Zac Brown Band Parking

Where: BB&T Pavilion – 06/19/2020: 7:01 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Zac Brown Band Parking


Sam Bardfeld - The Great Enthusiasms

Where: Mana Contemporary – 06/19/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sam Bardfeld presents his trio performing music from The Great Enthusiasms


Danny Elfman Parking

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center Parking – 06/19/2020: 7:31 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Danny Elfman Parking


Giles Davis

Where: Dino & Harry’s – 06/19/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Solo acoustic show starting at 9 PM


Jerry Rivera

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 06/19/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jerry Rivera


Monsta X

Where: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – 06/19/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Monsta X


Train

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 06/19/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Train


Cheezy and the Crackers

Where: Fins – 06/19/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Crackers acoustic trio


Cheezy and the Crackers

Where: Fins – 06/19/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Crackers acoustic trio


Ready Set Go!

Where: Pequannock Street Fair of Arts & Music – 06/19/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Ready Set Go!


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey



Food & Wine Events in New Jersey



Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


Columbus Parade

Where: J.A. LaRosa Way to Landis Ave. & 63rd St. – 10/03/2020: All Day
Details: Sea Isle City will celebrate its rich Italian heritage while delighting people of all ages.


Italian Day Parade

Where: J.A. LaRosa Way to Landis Ave. & 63rd St. – 10/03/2020: All Day
Details: Sea Isle City will celebrate its rich Italian heritage while delighting people of all ages.


Melinated Moms u2014 New Jersey Chapter Community Support Group

Where: Linden Free Public Library – 10/03/2020: 3:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Join Our Mom Support Group, First Saturday of Every Month Where We Have Candid Conversations of the Motherhood, Womanhood & Sisterh


Lunch & Learn: Halloween, A Haunted History

Where: Boonton Holmes Public Library – 10/09/2020: 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Lunch & Learn: Halloween, A Haunted HistoryWe're delighted to welcome back Kevin Woyce, history enthusiast and raconteur, to share with us an entertaining History of…


Halloween Parade & Dance Party

Where: 45th St. & Landis Ave. to JFK Blvd. – 10/16/2020: All Day
Details: This parade always features a wide variety of eye-catching participants and entertainers, who will walk, cruise along on floats and delight spectators lining the parade…


The Mystery of the Missing Halloween Candy - Live Children's Theatre

Where: Broadway Theatre of Pitman – 10/16/2020: All Day
Details: Frankie and his friends are trick or treating in Halloweentown when out of nowhere the Candy Monster appears and steals Frankie's trick or treat bag.…


Costume Pet Parade

Where: Historic Smithville – 10/17/2020: All Day
Details: Paw Dazzle will host the Annual Costume Pet Parade starting at 1:00 pm. This is by far Historic Smithville’s cutest event. Spectators can watch 100+ pets show…


5K Heart and Sole Dog Run Walk
2020 5K Heart and Sole Dog Run/Walk

Where: Duke Island Park – 10/18/2020: 9:30 am
Details: The FOSRAS Heart & Sole 5K Run Walk annual fundraiser. Proceeds help pay health care costs for homeless animals at the Somerset Regional Animal Shelter


Charlotte Blake Alston: “Come Tell With Me”

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 10/24/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Charlotte Blake Alston has shared her African and African American tales with audiences from Cape Town to Carnegie Hall, at events ranging from concerts in…


Light The Night: Cherry Hill at Cooper River Park

Where: Cooper River Park – 10/24/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Light The Night: Cherry Hill Join approximately 1 million people at 140 inspirational evening walks across the US and Canada, walking to end cancer. Walk…


Halloween Parade

Where: Borough Hall – 10/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Halloween Parade


Disney On Ice presents Frozen

Where: Prudential Center – 11/04/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Disney On Ice presents Frozen


First Friday: Day of the Dead

Where: Boonton Holmes Public Library – 11/06/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: First Friday: Day of the DeadDetails TBA


Shrek

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 11/06/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: book and lyrics by DAVID LINDSAY-ABAIREmusic by JEANINE TESORIbased on the Dreamwork Animation motion picture and the book by WILLIAM STEIG  NOVEMBER 6 –22, 2020   …


Snow White - Live Children's Theatre

Where: Broadway Theatre of Pitman – 11/07/2020: All Day
Details: "Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the fairest of them all?" When the Evil Stepmother gets an answer she does not like, the young and…


Dinosaur Zoo

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 11/08/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dinosaur Zoo


Dinosaur Zoo

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 11/08/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dinosaur Zoo


Sugarloaf Craft Festival

Where: New Jersey Convention & Expo Center – 11/13/2020: All Day
Details: Friday: 10am – 6pmSaturday: 10am – 6pmSunday: 10am – 5pm


Sugarloaf Crafts Festival Fall '20 Edison, NJ

Where: New Jersey Convention & Expo – 11/13/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Nov 13, 14, 15 Fri & Sat 10a-6p Sun 10a-5p Shop America's Handmade Market and support artist entrepreneurs this fall at the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival!…


The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 11/22/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


July 13-17: Tots On-Camera: You & Me On TV! (Virtual)

Where: Count Basie Center Virtual Classroom – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: July 13-17: Tots On-Camera: You & Me On TV! (Virtual)


Pet Camp Week 7 - EST Start

Where: Online Session – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Pet Camp Week 7 - EST Start


Post Camp Fencing - Camp 1

Where: Recreation Trust – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Post Camp Fencing - Camp 1


Rex Arts - Little Shop of Horrors (Grades 7-9)

Where: WWP High School North – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Rex Arts - Little Shop of Horrors (Grades 7-9)


Rex Arts - The Little Mermaid (Grades 4-6)

Where: Community Middle School – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Rex Arts - The Little Mermaid (Grades 4-6)


Rex Arts - The Muppets (Grades 1-3)

Where: WWP High School North – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Rex Arts - The Muppets (Grades 1-3)


Salute Fencing Day Camp Session 1 (Grades 5-8)

Where: Recreation Trust – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Salute Fencing Day Camp Session 1 (Grades 5-8)


Senior Camp - Week 4

Where: William Allen Middle School – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Senior Camp - Week 4


Senior Camp - Week 4

Where: Chapin School Princeton – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Senior Camp - Week 4


Session 2 | Regular Camp Hours

Where: Camp Liberty – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Session 2 | Regular Camp Hours


Session 2: Period 3 - PHOTOGRAPHY

Where: Room 105 – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Session 2: Period 3 - PHOTOGRAPHY


South Brunswick Rec: New! Art Around the World

Where: Woodlot Park Art Room – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: South Brunswick Rec: New! Art Around the World


Week 4 Creative Confections

Where: Friends School Mullica Hill – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Week 4 Creative Confections


Week 4 H2O!

Where: Friends School Mullica Hill – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Week 4 H2O!


Week 4 Rainbow Camp

Where: Friends School Mullica Hill – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: Week 4 Rainbow Camp


ZSession 2: Period 5 - ALL ABOUT CLAY

Where: Room 105 – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: ZSession 2: Period 5 - ALL ABOUT CLAY


ZSession 2: SUPERVISED LUNCH

Where: Cafeteria – 07/13/2020: All Day
Details: ZSession 2: SUPERVISED LUNCH


Bernini

Where: Pollak Theatre – 07/13/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: “No artist defined 17th-century Rome more than Gian Lorenzo Bernini did, working under nine popes and leaving an indelible mark on the Eternal City. And…


Dance: Ballet Intensive (Ages 5-9)

Where: Maplewood Parks and Recreation – 07/14/2020: All Day
Details: Dance: Ballet Intensive (Ages 5-9)


Dance: Wish Upon a Ballet: Lion King

Where: Maplewood Parks and Recreation – 07/14/2020: All Day
Details: Dance: Wish Upon a Ballet: Lion King


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Looking for concerts in New Jersey? Our events calendar includes the Garden State’s best venues. This includes top locations like the PNC Bank Arts Center, the Prudential Center, the Stone Pony and more. Or perhaps you’re more interested in family events and activities? In that case, we have everything from 4th of July fireworks events to food truck festivals; we also have activity listings for family recreation at places like Turtle Back Zoo. Many of our free event listings come from Eventful.