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Comedy Events in New Jersey


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Concerts in New Jersey


Dublin Square Traditional Irish Music Session

Where: Dublin Square – 02/23/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dublin Square167 Route 130 Bordentown, NJ 08505 Sunday, July 28, 2019, 4 – 7pm


America 50th Anniversary Live

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 02/23/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: America 50th Anniversary Live


flor

Where: House Of Independents – 02/23/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: flor


The Benjamins- Dan Neary

Where: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – 02/23/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Benjamins- Dan Neary


Deepak Chopra, MD

Where: Bergen Performing Arts Center – 02/24/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Deepak Chopra, MD


Beth Tinnon

Where: Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar Theater – 02/24/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Beth Tinnon


New Brunswick Jazz Project - Emerging Artists Night & Open Session-Ryan Permaul

Where: Garden State Ale House – 02/25/2020: All Day
Details: Ryan Permaul and his Trio A tribute to Jimmie Blanton Ryan Permaul: Bass Jonathan Kirschner: Guitar Steven McArdle: Drums Part of NBJP's mission is to…


Nancy Malcun

Where: The Tuckahoe Inn – 02/25/2020: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 5-9pm


Long Strange Trip

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 02/25/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Long Strange Trip


Mardi Gras Party with The Gumbo Gumbas

Where: Tim McLoone’s Supper Club – 02/25/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come and celebrate the biggest New Orleans Mardi Gras party in New Jersey on Fat Tuesday, February 25th! DOORS OPEN AT 6PM, SHOW STARTS AT…


Summer Salt

Where: House Of Independents – 02/25/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Summer Salt


Electric Guest

Where: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – 02/25/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Electric Guest


New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Victor Jones Trio

Where: The Tavern on George – 02/26/2020: All Day
Details: Victor Jones, considered a visionary in today’s music business, is a new breed of Drummer/Bandleader bringing new and exciting ideas to the world of jazz…


Small Sunday Combo

Where: Jazz House Kids – 02/26/2020: All Day
Details: Small Sunday Combo


John Rivera

Where: Carolina Blue – 02/26/2020: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: John Rivera


Gedalya

Where: The Clubhouse of Toms River – 02/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Gedalya


JEFF PLANKENHORN

Where: The Saint – 02/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: JEFF PLANKENHORN


Karaoke Night at The Cave (Hosted by Treasure)

Where: CryOut Cave – 02/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Karaoke Night at The CryOut Cave.....It's the HALLOWEEN EDITION...Come thru with your costumes. There will be a costume contest. Numerous Prizes and Singing some of…


Mike Garner- The Kootz

Where: Vreeland Store – 02/26/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mike Garner- The Kootz


Branford Marsalis

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 02/26/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Branford Marsalis


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Festivals & Expos in New Jersey


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Food & Wine Events in New Jersey


5th Annual Bridgewater Beerfest
5th Annual Bridgewater Beerfest

Where: Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center – 04/18/2020: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Details: Join in the 5th Annual Bridgewater Beerfest. Raises money for special needs programs in the community. Over 50 Beers. Tequila and bourbon tastings.


Gourmet Vegan Lunch at Lady and the Shallot

Where: Lady and the Shallot – 04/19/2020: 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: This event is co-sponsored by NJveg and Vegan in NJ. Lady and the Shallot is a completely vegan, gluten free, and nut free restaurant located…


Colby Rebel - Dinner with Spirit at Adelphia
Colby Rebel - Dinner with Spirit at Adelphia

Where: Adelphia Restaurant & Lounge – 04/19/2020: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Details: Don't miss Colby Rebel - Dinner with Spirit at Adelphia. Looking for that night out? How about having dinner with your loved ones in Heaven?!


Junior Chefs Stars North

Where: North – 04/21/2020: All Day
Details: Junior Chefs Stars North


Read & Explore: Composting

Where: Terhune Orchards – 04/21/2020: All Day
Details: Terhune Orchards Read and Explore Program is our winter education series, following the popular seasonal Read and Pick Program. Our program is about Composting. We…


Read & Explore: Composting

Where: Terhune Orchards – 04/25/2020: All Day
Details: Terhune Orchards Read and Explore Program is our winter education series, following the popular seasonal Read and Pick Program. Our program is about Composting. We…


Allaire BBQ & Brew Fest
Allaire BBQ & Brew Fest

Where: The Historic Village at Allaire – 04/25/2020 - 04/26/2020: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details: Join in the Allaire BBQ & Brew Fest. A fun filled day with a beer/wine garden. Award-winning BBQ. Plus food trucks, crafters, and other vendors.


Black & White Cookie Class - Saturday, April 25th 11:00AM

Where: Dana’s Bakery HQ – 04/25/2020: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Details: CUSTOMIZE YOUR BLACK & WHITE COOKIES! ADULTS & KIDS WELCOME! Taught by one of Dana's Bakery pastry chefs, participants will be able to decorate their…


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


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.


Jersey Shore Wine Festival & Food Trucks
Jersey Shore Wine Festival & Food Trucks

Where: FirstEnergy Park – 04/25/2020: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the Jersey Shore Wine Festival & Food Trucks. Wine tasting by New Jersey wineries from around the state. Also features live musical entertainment


Crafts and Drafts at Beach Haus Brewery
Crafts and Drafts at Beach Haus Brewery

Where: Beach Haus Brewery – 04/26/2020: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: You won't want to miss Crafts and Drafts at Beach Haus Brewery. A fan favorite! Showcasing 17 craft artisans at Crafts and Drafts.


Red Bank International Beer, Wine & Food Fest
Red Bank International Beer, Wine & Food Fest

Where: White Street Parking Lot – 04/26/2020: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Details: Join in Red Bank International Beer, Wine & Food Fest. A variety of international food served by some of Red Bank's finest restaurants.


Murder Mystery at Four Sister's Winey

Where: Four Sisters Winery – 04/26/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: There's a mysterious story line, with a murder among us. Can you solve the crime? The characters will definitely have you in stitches and yes…


Portugal Dinner
Portugal Dinner at Brick Farm Tavern

Where: Brick Farm Tavern – 04/30/2020: 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Details: Come enjoy a Portugal Dinner at Brick Farm Tavern. Each dinner is a carefully curated four-course tasting menu with beverage pairings.


ART AND COOKING

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 05/02/2020: All Day
Details: ART AND COOKING


Kite Day

Where: Terhune Orchards – 05/02/2020: All Day
Details: Kite Day


Hoboken's Tacos N' Tequila Crawl
Hoboken's Tacos N' Tequila Crawl

Where: Hoboken – 05/02/2020: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Details: Hoboken's Tacos N' Tequila Crawl! Let's taco 'bout sipping margs, eating tacos & getting festive. Dance your tacos off at the Tacos N' Tequila Crawl!


Kite Day

Where: Terhune Orchards – 05/03/2020: All Day
Details: Kite Day


Empanada Extravaganza and Sangria Fest
Empanada Extravaganza and Sangria Fest

Where: Westfield Garden State Plaza – 05/03/2020: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Details: Join in the Empanada Extravaganza and Sangria Fest. Features local gourmet food vendors and their unique twists on empanadas. Vote for your favorite!


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Kids & Family Events in New Jersey


Irish Week Pub Crawl
Freehold Borough Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Where: Downtown Freehold – 03/15/2020: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: Freehold Borough Arts Council’s 9th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The parade will assemble at Mclean Street starting at noon.


Somerville St. Patrick's Day Parade
Somerville St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Downtown Somerville – 03/15/2020: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Details: Somerville St. Patrick's Day Parade. Parade begins at the corner of Main and Grove Streets in downtown Somerville. A pre-parade show is typically held.


South Amboy St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: South Amboy City Hall – 03/15/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The So. Amboy St. Patrick's Day Parade, March 15, 2020. Step off 2pm. Spectators are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to donate to…


Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade
The 39th Annual Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Downtown Bergenfield – 03/15/2020: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: The 39th Annual Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade. The Parade will be preceded by the Flag raising ceremony at 1pm. At the Roy Brown Middle School


FFSP St. Patrick's Day Parade
7th Annual FFSP St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Downtown Clinton – 03/15/2020: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Details: The 7th Annual FFSP St. Patrick's Day Parade. The Parade kicks off at three o'clock on Main Street in beautiful downtown Clinton.


Dinosaur World Live
Dinosaur World Live

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 03/15/2020: 3:00 pm
Details: Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this roarsome interactive show for all the family! Grab your compass and join…


Hackettstown's Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade
Hackettstown's Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Hackettstown Business Improvement District – 03/15/2020: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Details: Don't miss the Hackettstown's Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. The parade will kick-off at 3:30pm with Grand Marshal Mr. Joseph “Joe” Barnes


Mr Malcolm's Crazy Science Show

Where: Broadway Theatre of Pitman – 03/16/2020: All Day
Details: Come see how fun science can be! Once you visit Dr. Malcolm's Laboratory, you will see science in a new light. We will cover everything…


Mother Goose Lapsit

Where: Little Egg Harbor Branch-Ocean County Library – 03/16/2020: 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: Rhythm, rhyme, music and movement for children up to 17 months with parent/caregiver. Please register.


The Cat in the Hat

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/16/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Cat in the Hat


The Cat In The Hat - Relaxed Performance

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/16/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Cat In The Hat - Relaxed Performance


An Overview of the New Jersey Early Intervention System

Where: SCLSNJ’s Warren Township Library branch – 03/16/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: SCLSNJ’s advocacy series focuses on topics of interest to parents, caregivers, and other adults interested in supporting individuals with disabilities. The spring series will focus…


Tween Craft

Where: Little Egg Harbor Branch-Ocean County Library – 03/19/2020: 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Celebrate Youth Art Month with Stories, songs and crafts using shaving cream and food color. Ages 9 - 13 Please register.


Artrageous at Jay & Linda Grunin Center

Where: Jay & Linda Grunin Center – 03/19/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: CBS TV raves “Go See This Show!” “You have to see it to believe it!” says The Washington Post This one-of-a-kind “All Arts” show is…


New Shanghai Circus

Where: Raritan Valley Community College – 03/20/2020: All Day
Details: Astonishing athletes defy gravity and execute breathtaking feats of incredible skill in this spellbinding show that draws upon 2,000 years of Chinese circus traditions. From…


Nature Adventures for Preschoolers: Trees

Where: Rancocas Nature Center – 03/20/2020: 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Details: This peek-through picture book shares how trees are important to animals through the seasons. This indoor/outdoor program is geared for preschoolers ages 3-5 accompanied by…


18th Annual Highlands St. Patrick's Day Parade
18th Annual Highlands St. Patrick's Day Parade

Where: Huddy Park – 03/20/2020: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Details: Don't miss the 18th Annual Highlands St. Patrick's Day Parade. Nearly 100 marching units including bagpipers, marching bands, Irish dancers, floats.


Artrageous at Theater at RVCC

Where: Theater at RVCC – 03/20/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: CBS TV raves “Go See This Show!” “You have to see it to believe it!” says The Washington Post This one-of-a-kind “All Arts” show is…


Queen Elsa Tea Party

Where: The Eclectic Chic Boutique – 03/21/2020: All Day
Details: You are cordially invited to join us for a special tea party with Queen Elsa! Dress-up is encouraged but not mandatory. Local character actress Nola…


Super Jersey Comic Expo
Super Jersey Comic Expo

Where: Bell Works – 03/21/2020: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Details: Super Jersey Comic Expo launches in 2020. Produced by the team behind Middletown Comic Show! This will be a comic book centric event.


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Performing Arts Events in New Jersey


Don Jamieson

Where: The Brighton Bar – 03/20/2020: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Don Jamieson


Summer of Love

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 03/20/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Summer of Love


"Chicago: High School Edition" at Fair Lawn High School

Where: Fair Lawn High School Auditorium – 03/20/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: ***Although seats may be shown as sold out online, there are additional seats available at the box office before the show!*** The award-winning Musical Theatre…


Jessica Kirson (21+ Event)

Where: White Eagle Hall – 03/20/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jessica Kirson (21+ Event)


Over My Dead Body

Where: Studio Playhouse – 03/20/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Hard times have fallen on the Murder League, a mystery writers club. Their eccentric detectives and arcane clues have gone out of fashion. What are…


The Boys in the Band

Where: The Levoy – 03/20/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Boys in the Band


The Boys in the Band

Where: The Levoy – 03/20/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Boys in the Band


The Last 5 Years

Where: Music Mountain Theatre – 03/20/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: book, music, and lyrics by JASON ROBERT BROWNMARCH 20 – 29, 2020 Friday and Saturday @ 8pm, Saturday and Sunday @ 3pmInspired by the composer’s…


The New York Tenors

Where: Avenel Performing Arts Center – 03/20/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Experience the Memorable Music, Moments and Magic of New York, as the vocal artistry of Andy Cooney, Daniel Rodriguez and Christopher Macchio take audiences on…


Family Art Series - Butterflies for Art Installation

Where: Plainsboro Preserve – 03/21/2020: All Day
Details: Family Art Series - Butterflies for Art Installation


Saturday Art School - St Patrick's Day Art

Where: Wellness Center Art Space – 03/21/2020: All Day
Details: Saturday Art School - St Patrick's Day Art


Linked by Tradition: Celebrating the Dance of India, Spain and the Near East

Where: Byrne Performing Arts Center at Mount St Dominic Academy – 03/21/2020: 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mosaic Dance Theater Company (MDTC), in association with Mount St. Dominic Academy, presents a performance of dance from around the world. MDTC will be performing…


A Chorus Line

Where: Halsey Hall Auditorium – 03/21/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: *Please note that tickets will be on sale until 24 hours prior to each performance. Additional tickets will be sold at the door! **Handicapped seating…


The Boys in the Band

Where: The Levoy – 03/21/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Boys in the Band


The Boys in the Band

Where: The Levoy – 03/21/2020: 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Boys in the Band


Rain - A Tribute to The Beatles

Where: Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre – 03/21/2020: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Rain - A Tribute to The Beatles


Ballet Hispanico: CARMEN.maquia

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/21/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Ballet Hispanico: CARMEN.maquia


Immortal Bach—Kinnara Vocal Ensemble

Where: – 03/21/2020: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kinnara is widely recognized as one of the nation’s most talented vocal ensembles. Directed by J.D Burnett of the University of Georgia (formerly conductor of…


"Chicago: High School Edition" at Fair Lawn High School

Where: Fair Lawn High School Auditorium – 03/21/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: ***Although seats may be shown as sold out online, there are additional seats available at the box office before the show!*** The award-winning Musical Theatre…


Beethoven's Piano Concertos 2, 3 & 4

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 03/21/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Beethoven's Piano Concertos 2, 3 & 4


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