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SHU Annual Spring Concert – Instrumental Ensembles

Where: South Orange Performing Arts Center – 04/21/2020: All Day
Details: Take in the music of the Seton Hall University Concert Band and Chamber Orchestra in this annual spring celebration, led by accomplished director Jason Tramm.…


Attila and Xavier Wulf - POSTPONED - Volumes, OMENXIII, IDONTKNOWJEFFERY, DEAD CROWN, Court Order, Wellwisher

Where: Starland Ballroom – 04/21/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: This show has been postponed. Ticketholders will be notified when new show information is announced. Thank you for your patience.


Canned Heat

Where: The Stanhope House – 04/21/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Canned Heat


ZOAY' JAZZ

Where: Paris Caterers – 04/21/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: ZOAY JAZZ will help C.A.S.A of Camden County, celebrate the volunteers and show them that they really are appreciated.


Efrat in Concert celebrating National Library Week

Where: Middletown Public Library – 04/21/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Efrat , a classically-trained violinist,leads a folk/ jazz combo, an eclectic string quartet, and an eclectic acoustic pop trio that she records and performs with…


Brit Floyd - Pink Floyd Tribute

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 04/21/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Brit Floyd - Pink Floyd Tribute


David Foster

Where: Count Basie Center for the Arts – 04/21/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: David Foster


Rider Musical Theatre: Steel Pier

Where: Rider University – 04/22/2020: All Day
Details: In the honkytonk world of marathon dancing in Atlantic City in 1933, a captivating assortment of depression era souls eager to dance their way into…


Stories and Music with Lolly

Where: Princeton Public Library – 04/22/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Lolly Hopwood of Lolly & Yoyo presents a special story time featuring an acoustic story time blending stories, music and movement with just the right…


Gone West - Asbury Lanes

Where: Asbury Lanes – 04/22/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Gone West - Asbury Lanes


Paul J Baccash

Where: Ariane Kitchen & Bar – 04/22/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Paul solo 7:30pm start


Bobby P

Where: Bourbon & Brews – 04/22/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Karaoke / Dance Party! Food / Drink specials Kitchen open all night


Dead Can Dance

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 04/22/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: See Neoclassical art rock duo Dead Can Dance in their only New Jersey appearance! Featuring Brendan Perry, Lisa Gerrard, and full backing band, Dead Can…


Gone West (18+ Event)

Where: Asbury Lanes – 04/22/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Gone West (18+ Event)


Tigers Jaw with Gladie and Rich People Tickets (21+ Event)

Where: Anchor Rock Club – 04/22/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Tigers Jaw with Gladie and Rich People Tickets (21+ Event)


Asbury Park Music & Film Festival
Asbury Park Music & Film Festival

Where: Paramount Theatre – Asbury Park – 04/23/2020 - 04/26/2020: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Details: The Asbury Park Music & Film Festival provides music education to underserved youth in and around Asbury Park. A commitment to musical excellence


Peelander Z

Where: The Stanhope House – 04/23/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Peelander Z


Daniel Donato

Where: Wonder Bar – 04/23/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: DANIEL DONATO #COSMIC COUNTRY INTO THIS DECADEInstrumentalists bear the burden of communicating musical ideas without the aid of lyrics or storytelling proper. For many years,…


DAVE FIELDS

Where: Debonair Music Hall – 04/23/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dave Fields FORCE OF WILL CD release party


Jeff Guenther- The Kootz

Where: The Country Cottage Restaurant and Bar – 04/23/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Acoustic Kootz Show!


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey



Food & Wine Events in New Jersey



Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


First Friday: Details TBA

Where: Boonton Holmes Public Library – 05/01/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: First Friday: Details TBADetails TBA!


Charlotte's Web

Where: Scottish Rite Auditorium – 05/01/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Charlotte's Web is based on E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte. This…


Garden Brothers Circus

Where: Wildwood Convention Center – 05/01/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Garden Brothers Circus


Once Upon a Mattress

Where: Bridge Players Theatre Company – 05/01/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: If you thought you knew the story of "The Princess and The Pea," you may be in for a walloping surprise! Did you know, for…


Shrek: The Musical (TYA) - Live Children's Theatre

Where: Broadway Theatre of Pitman – 05/02/2020: All Day
Details: Everyone's favorite ogre, Shrek, and his enthusiastic sidekick, Donkey, set off on the adventure of a lifetime - one they didn't necessarily sign up for!…


Cape May County Coast Guard Community Festival
Coast Guard Community Festival

Where: US Coast Guard Enlisted Association – 05/02/2020: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: The annual Cape May County Coast Guard Community Festival. Explore Training Center Cape May, the nation’s only boot camp for Coast Guard recruits


Camden County Earth Festival
Camden County Earth Festival

Where: Camden County Parks Department – 05/02/2020: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Details: Join in for the Camden County Earth Festival on May 2nd. This festival features Green Garden Fair! Lots of fun for the whole family.


Castle Point Anime Convention 2020
Castle Point Anime Convention 2020

Where: The Meadowlands Exposition Center – 05/02/2020 - 05/03/2020: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Details: Come out to the Castle Point Anime Convention 2020. A variety of exciting events. Including anime showings, game tournaments, and more.


Charlotte's Web

Where: Scottish Rite Auditorium – 05/02/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Charlotte's Web is based on E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte. This…


WheatonArts 14th Annual ECO Fair
WheatonArts 14th Annual ECO Fair

Where: WheatonArts and Cultural Center – 05/02/2020: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Join in the WheatonArts 14th Annual ECO Fair. This event showcases the handmade works of New Jersey artists. As well as environmentally minded organizations


BBQ on the Farm
BBQ on the Farm

Where: Duffield’s Farm Market – 05/02/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come out and enjoy delicious BBQ on the farm for Duffield's Farm spring food truck festival. Serving from 11am-5p/sellout. Plenty of seating


Fast Tracks, Food Trucks and Beer Festival
Fast Tracks, Food Trucks and Beer Festival

Where: Six Flags Great Adventure – 05/02/2020 - 05/03/2020: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Details: Join in for the Fast Tracks, Food Trucks and Beer Festival. Food trucks full of delicious treats from all over the world. Plus craft beer on tap!


May Day Spring Festival & Pet Expo
May Day Spring Festival & Pet Expo

Where: Island Beach State Park – 05/02/2020: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: The May Day Spring Festival & Expo features craft vendors, food, music, family fun, and more! Bring your pet along while you browse.


Mommy & Me Tea
Mommy & Me Tea

Where: Historic Village at Allaire – 05/02/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Come to the Mommy & Me Tea at the Historic Village at Allaire. A great gift for Mother's Day! This event is designed for children between the ages 5-12


Stone Harbor's BBQ
Stone Harbor's BBQ, Blues & Boat Show

Where: Stone Harbor Chamber Of Commerce – 05/02/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Join in the Stone Harbor's BBQ, Blues & Boat Show. It'll be a fun day to be downtown Stone Harbor. Enjoy beautiful boats and watercraft


Shop the Market - North Jersey

Where: Bethany Community Center – 05/02/2020: 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Meet the Shop the Market | North Jersey event. The goal of this event is to bring unique, local businesses together under one roof to…


Superhero Princess Tales

Where: Studio Playhouse – 05/02/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: See your favorite fairy tale princesses in a super new light! Join superheroes Princess and Frog as they try to defeat a wolfy supervillain. Along…


Charlotte's Web

Where: Scottish Rite Auditorium – 05/02/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Charlotte's Web is based on E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte. This…


Food Truck & Craft Beer Fest
2nd Annual Food Truck & Craft Beer Fest

Where: Burlington County Fairgrounds – 05/02/2020: 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Details: Join in the 2nd Annual Food Truck & Craft Beer Fest. A variety of gourmet food trucks on hand. Local breweries will be serving up craft beers


The Little Star That Could
The Little Star That Could

Where: Planetarium/RVCC – 05/02/2020 - 05/09/2020: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Details: Come to The Little Star That Could. Travel with an average yellow star on his quest to get a “name” and a planet to call his own.


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


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