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Comedy Events in New Jersey


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Concerts in New Jersey


Patti LaBelle

Where: Caesar’s Palace – 07/25/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Patti LaBelle


Touch of Grey

Where: Rails Steakhouse – 07/25/2020: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: GRATEFUL DEAD TRIBUTE


Jessica Paris- Honey Spot Blvd

Where: The Nottingham Tavern – 07/25/2020: 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jessica Paris- Honey Spot Blvd


Whiskey Crossing

Where: Jimmy Geez North – 07/25/2020: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Whiskey Crossing


Music, Art & Drama (MAD) Camp

Where: Malaga Camp – 07/26/2020: All Day
Details: Music, Art & Drama (MAD) Camp


Nikki Briar

Where: American Legion Post 129 – 07/26/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Nikki Briar


Oliver Dagum

Where: Sharrott Winery – 07/26/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: I will be performing at Sharrott Winery as part of their Sunday Live Music Series from 1-4PM. Unwind and relax while drinking wine in one…


Oliver Dagum

Where: Sharrott Winery – 07/26/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: I will be performing at Sharrott Winery as part of their Friday Live Music Series from 6-9PM. Unwind and relax while drinking wine in one…


Drag Queen Show With Musical Bingo

Where: Ask – 07/26/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: You will not Want to miss this Amazing Event we have Planned for You!! It’s time to GET OUT OF THE HOUSE!! This in Person…


Dom Grosso

Where: Inn of Cape May – 07/26/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dom Grosso


Styx

Where: Festival Of Ballooning Stage – 07/26/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Styx


Random Test Reggae Band

Where: Donovan’s Reef – 07/26/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Random Test Reggae Band brings their Reggae Party to Donovan's 4pm-8pm


Iration

Where: Stone Pony Summer Stage – 07/26/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Iration


Predator Dub Assassins

Where: Blu Grotto – 07/26/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: https://dubonline.net/mailing-list-sign-up/


Legends in Concert

Where: Harrahs Atlantic City – 07/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Legends in Concert


Stand Atlantic

Where: House Of Independents – 07/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Stand Atlantic


Wacky Scavengerhunt.com Hoboken Scavenger Hunt: Hoboken Harbor & History!

Where: Warrington Plaza – 07/26/2020: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Looking for fun things to do in Hoboken? Try a Hoboken photo scavenger hunt. On Hoboken Harbor & History you will be going on an enthralling…


Finger Builders for Violins! (Suzuki Books 1-4)

Where: Online Session – 07/27/2020: All Day
Details: Finger Builders for Violins! (Suzuki Books 1-4)


PDP Musical Theatre Workshops (Ages 6-11)

Where: Your Home! – 07/27/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: During these one week workshops, performers will participate in an audition workshop and will explore a given musical while learning several songs and dances from…


PDP Musical Theatre Workshops (Ages 12-18)

Where: Your Home! – 07/27/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: During these one week workshops, performers will participate in an audition workshop and will explore a given musical while learning several songs and dances from…


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey


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Food & Wine Events in New Jersey


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Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


How Hypnosis Can Help Your Child

Where: Boonton Holmes Public Library – 09/22/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: How Hypnosis Can Help Your ChildDetails TBA


Frog Prince - Live Children's Theatre

Where: Broadway Theatre of Pitman – 09/25/2020: All Day
Details: The Frog Prince is the tale of a beautiful princess who promises to become friends with a frog once he retrieves her favorite golden ball…


Stranger Con – A Salute to Stranger Things
Stranger Con

Where: New Jersey Convention & Expo Center – 09/26/2020 - 09/27/2020: 1:30 pm
Details: Come to Stranger Con – A Salute to Stranger Things at New Jersey Convention & Expo Center. Meet your favorite actors from Stranger Things.


Kessler Foundation Stroll 'N Roll 2020

Where: Verona Park – 09/27/2020: 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Stroll ‘N Roll will bring together people of all ages and abilities to change the lives of people with disabilities—either in person or virtually, to…


Liberty Base Ball Club of New Brunswick vs. Flemington Neshanock

Where: Historic Dey Farm – 09/29/2020: 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Games are double-headers unless noted, and played utilizing reproduction uniforms and equipment, and rules and customs from the 1850s and beyond. Admission is free, no…


First Friday: TBA

Where: Boonton Holmes Public Library – 10/02/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: First Friday: TBADetails TBA


22nd Annual Festival of Fine Craft

Where: WheatonArts – 10/03/2020: All Day
Details: WheatonArts, Millville. Features 150+ juried artists showcasing a wide range of handmade crafts from high-end jewelry & wearables to decor & furniture. Craft demonstrations. Beer/Wine…


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


Atco Battles Alzheimer’s
Atco Battles Alzheimer’s

Where: Battleship New Jersey – 10/04/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Details: Atco Battles Alzheimer's 6 will be held on the fantail of the Battleship New Jersey. Guests will also experience a tour of the Battleship, raffles, drawing.


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: 1:30 pm
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


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


Mamma Mia!

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 08/04/2020: All Day
Details: ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island…


Mamma Mia!

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 08/04/2020: All Day
Details: August 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 at 2:00pm August 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21,…


Chicago

Where: Sound Waves at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City – 08/04/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chicago


Mamma Mia!

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 08/04/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: August 6, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23 at 2:00pm August 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22…


Two River Rising - An Online Benefit Reading Series Presents "On Borrowed Time"

Where: Two River Theater – 08/05/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: ON BORROWED TIME By Paul Osborn Directed by Joel Grey Live Event: Act 1 on Wed, Aug 5 and Act 2 with Q&A on Thurs,…


Robin Hood

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 08/07/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: book, music, and lyrics by LOUIS PALENAbased on stories by Howard Pyle AUGUST 7 – 15, 2020         Friday and Saturday @ 11am & 1pmIn this revved up…


McDonald & Carney, Vinny the Shoe

Where: The Stanhope House – 08/07/2020: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: McDonald & Carney, Vinny the Shoe


magic on main

Where: Darress Theater – 08/07/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: close up magic, and stage magic for all of the famley


Manhattan Comedy Night (Rescheduled from 6/5)

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 08/07/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manhattan Comedy Night (Rescheduled from 6/5)


West Side Story

Where: The Levoy – 08/07/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: West Side Story


West Side Story

Where: The Levoy – 08/07/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: West Side Story


Men of Musical Theatre

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 08/08/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Sat 8/8 @3PM The Men of Musical TheatreThis concert will end our Virtual Concert & Cabaret series and will feature ten of our current male…


Chris Distefano

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 08/08/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Distefano


West Side Story

Where: The Levoy – 08/08/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: West Side Story


Chris Distefano

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 08/08/2020: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Distefano


West Side Story

Where: The Levoy – 08/09/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: West Side Story


Mike Marino, Make America Italian Again Tour

Where: The Surflight Theatre Mainstage – 08/09/2020: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: August 9 at 8:30pm Affectionately known to millions of his fans worldwide as New Jersey’s Bad Boy – is one of the most loved comedians…


August 10-14: A Camp in Three Acts (Virtual)

Where: Online Session – 08/10/2020: All Day
Details: August 10-14: A Camp in Three Acts (Virtual)


August 10-14: Makeup Techniques (Virtual)

Where: Online Session – 08/10/2020: All Day
Details: August 10-14: Makeup Techniques (Virtual)


Basie Broadway Jr. Virtual Musical August

Where: Online Session – 08/10/2020: All Day
Details: Basie Broadway Jr. Virtual Musical August


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About The Best New Jersey Events Calendar

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.