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Concerts in New Jersey


Celebration of Life (18+ Event)

Where: Asbury Lanes – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Celebration of Life (18+ Event)


Exothermic Reaction @ The Stone Pony

Where: The Stone Pony – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Live performance by Exothermic Reaction General Admission - $15.00


Exothermic Reaction- Sinopoli

Where: The Stone Pony – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Exothermic Reaction will headline The Stone Pony on Saturday April 18, 2020. All Ages Show. 21+ to drink. Tickets $15.00 at the door or online…


Madeleine Peyroux
Madeleine Peyroux Trio @ Exit Zero Jazz Festival

Where: Schmidtchen Theater – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Details: Madeleine Peyroux's extraordinary journey is one of music industry’s most compelling. Madeleine and her trio make their Exit Zero Jazz Festival debut


Manticore

Where: The Stanhope House – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manticore


Princeton Theological Seminary Chapel Choir Spring Concert

Where: Miller Chapel, Princeton Theological Seminary – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Join the Princeton Theological Seminary Chapel Choir for their Spring Concert on April 18th at 7:00 p.m. in the Seminary's Miller Chapel. Free and open…


Princeton Theological Seminary Chapel Choir Spring Concert

Where: Miller Chapel, Princeton Theological Seminary – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Join the Princeton Theological Seminary Chapel Choir for their Spring Concert on April 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the Seminary's Miller Chapel. Free and open…


SHORE BET BAND at Our House Tavern

Where: Lucy’s Pub at Our House Tavern – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Spring is in the air at Our House Tavern! Venue Info: (732) 938-5159 We are a 5 piece Jersey Shore band covering tunes from the…


Whiskey Crossing

Where: Dingbatz NJ – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Whiskey Crossing


Zaire

Where: Architects Golf Club – 04/18/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Zaire


Black Violin

Where: Wilkins Theatre – 04/18/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Black Violin


Music At MUMC presents Our 40th Season!

Where: Music@MUMC – 04/18/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Music@MUMC proudly presents our 2019-2020 season premiere, An Evening with GABRIEL KAHANE! Join us for a Meet-the-Artist reception following each concert! Music@MUMC Morristown United Methodist…


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra - Star Wars In Concert: The Force Awakens

Where: Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 04/18/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra - Star Wars In Concert: The Force Awakens


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra: Star Wars' The Force Awakens In Concert - Film With Live Orchestra

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 04/18/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra: Star Wars' The Force Awakens In Concert - Film With Live Orchestra


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Parking

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center Parking – 04/18/2020: 7:31 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Parking


98 Degrees

Where: Caesar’s Palace – 04/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 98 Degrees


Black No. 1 - Type O Negative Tribute

Where: The Brighton Bar – 04/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Black No. 1 - Type O Negative Tribute


Bria Skonberg - PAC the House Series

Where: Hackensack Performing Arts Center – 04/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: New York based trumpeter and vocalist, Bria Skonberg, has been described by The Wall Street Journal as, “one of the most versatile and imposing musicians…


Freestyle Spring Fling: K7 & TKA

Where: Cooper’s Riverview – 04/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Freestyle Spring Fling: K7 & TKA


Get the Led Out - Tribute Band

Where: Scottish Rite Auditorium – 04/18/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Get the Led Out - Tribute Band


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey



Food & Wine Events in New Jersey



Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


Turtle Appreciation Day

Where: Jenkinson’s Aquarium – 04/25/2020: All Day
Details: MATES Project Terrapin will be here for turtle talks, educational displays, crafts, and story time for the kids. SCUTES, the MATES Terrapin mascot will be…


Building Tomorrows 5K Run
Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest

Where: Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex – 04/25/2020: 8:00 am
Details: The 22nd Annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest. Enhance the lives of children and adults with Autism, Down syndrome


Collingswood Green Festival
12th Annual Collingswood Green Festival

Where: Downtown Collingswood – 04/25/2020: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Details: Come to the Collingswood Green Festival. Browse dozen of displays from local organizations, businesses, activists, experts, and volunteers


Hillsborough Township Earth Day Cleanup
Hillsborough Township Earth Day Cleanup

Where: Hillsborough Township Municipal Building – 04/25/2020: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Details: Join in the Hillsborough Township Earth Day Cleanup. A litter cleanup event for Earth Day. Event to start at the Hillsborough Township Municipal Building.


Happy Earth Day
Earth Day Art in Lyndhurst

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 04/25/2020: 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Details: Join in Earth Day Art in Lyndhurst. Kids can draw, paint, color, collage and sculpt their Saturday away. All while learning about master artist


Wardlaw + Hartridge Summer Adventures Program
Wardlaw + Hartridge Summer Adventures

Where: The Wardlaw + Hartridge School – 04/25/2020: 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Details: Wardlaw + Hartridge's Summer Adventures Program Open House. A Summer camp or school in Central Jersey or Middlesex County for your child or teen.


Disney Day Extravaganza
6th Annual Disney Day Extravaganza

Where: Cedar Creek High School – 04/25/2020: 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Details: 6th Annual Disney Day Extravaganza. Hang out with your favorite Princess, Avenger, Descendant, or Disney Jr. Character. A mini musical, lunch


Charlotte Blake Alston: “Come Tell With Me”

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 04/25/2020: 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…


Puppet Theater

Where: Morris County Library – 04/25/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: For all ages. Join us for an interactive puppet storytime. For more information, please call 973-285-6980.


Rutgers Day
Rutgers Day

Where: Rutgers University, New Brunswick – 04/25/2020: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Join Rutgers Day on Saturday, April 25. Enjoy a day of activities that are interesting, informative, and entertaining. Free parking and admission.


Somers Point Bay Fest
Somers Point Bay Fest 2020

Where: Somers Point Bayfest – 04/25/2020: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Bayfest is back! Come out and enjoy a day full of fun, food, crafts, music, and more. Presented by the Somers Point Bayfest Committee


Arbor Day Celebration at Marquand Park Children's Arboretum

Where: Marquand Park – 04/25/2020: 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Come celebrate Arbor Day in the Marquand Park Children's Arboretum. Take home a seedling, learn how to plant a tree, play Tree Bingo...cookies and lemonade,…


Livingston Food Truck & Music Festival
Livingston Food Truck & Music Festival

Where: Livingston Mall – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Come out to the Livingston Food Truck & Music Festival. Kick off the Season at the Livingston Mall. Features 20 quality gourmet food trucks


Northern Valley Earth Fair
Northern Valley Earth Fair

Where: Norwood Public School – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the Northern Valley Earth Fair. Petting zoo, Tenafly nature center shows, bee exhibit, kids crafts, food trucks, music and more.


Randolph Food Truck Festival
Randolph Food Truck Festival

Where: County College of Morris – Dragonetti Auditorium – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Come out to the Randolph Food Truck Festival.An awesome event featuring: 2 live bands, 20 food vendors, a beer and wine garden.


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Palm Valley Pavillions West – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Somerville – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Menlo Park Mall – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers – Woodland Park – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


Storytime and Activities Featuring Dear Boy, & Dear Girl,

Where: Postal code 07950, US – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Saturday April 25, 2020 11:00 AM Storytime is featuring our Picture Book of the Month! We'll be reading these sweet stories to promote self-confidence along…


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


Great Pumpkin

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 10/03/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: OCTOBER 3 – 31, 2020     Saturday @ 11am & 1pmJoin us for our original, annual, interactive Halloween happening full of silly skits and spooky songs like…


Deon Cole (Rescheduled from 5/9)

Where: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – 10/03/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Deon Cole (Rescheduled from 5/9)


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Where: The Levoy – 10/09/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: A Midsummer Night's Dream


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Where: The Levoy – 10/09/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A Midsummer Night's Dream


Dracula

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 10/09/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: by BRAM STOKERadapted by MICKEY FISHER OCTOBER 9 – 25, 2020       Friday and Saturday @ 8pm, Saturday and Sunday @ 3pmThis play follows the journey of…


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Where: The Levoy – 10/10/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A Midsummer Night's Dream


Maz Jobrani

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 10/10/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Maz Jobrani


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Where: The Levoy – 10/10/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A Midsummer Night's Dream


Maz Jobrani

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 10/10/2020: 9:45 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Maz Jobrani


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Where: The Levoy – 10/11/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A Midsummer Night's Dream


Candice Guardino's Italian Bred

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 10/17/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Candice Guardino's Italian Bred


Candice Guardino's Italian Bred

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 10/17/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Candice Guardino's Italian Bred


Frank Caliendo

Where: Sound Waves at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City – 10/17/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Frank Caliendo


Bill Maher Parking

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center Parking – 10/18/2020: 7:31 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bill Maher Parking


Josh Gates

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 10/23/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Josh Gates


Elf - The Musical

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 11/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf - The Musical


Elf The Musical

Where: The Levoy – 11/13/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf The Musical


Frosty & Rudolph

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 11/14/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: book, music, and lyrics by LOUIS PALENANOVEMBER 14 –28, 2020             Saturday @ 11am & 1pmSchool is out, and the neighborhood children decide to build a snowman.…


Elf - The Musical

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 11/14/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf - The Musical


Elf - The Musical

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 11/15/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Elf - The Musical


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