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Upcoming Events

Sat Apr 28

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Rutgers Day 2018

This spring, we're rolling out the scarlet carpet and inviting New Jersey residents and beyond to experience hands-on learning activities in the sciences, arts, and humanities; enjoy performances by musicians...

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Thu Apr 26

Art Is Magic Auction Fundraiser to Support Dina's Dwellings

Art is Magic! is an evening to support Dina's Dwellings featuring live, silent and chance auctions of art, jewelry and more. We see how transformative art is for our residents...

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Thu Apr 26

Always & Forever An Evening of Luther Vandross

Imagine having a second chance to see a Luther Vandross concert...Imagine the vocals and music played and staged the same way he performed them in concert. Enjoy a night of...

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Sat Apr 28

44th Annual New Jersey Folk Festival

Join us for our 44th festival event on Saturday, April 28th, 2018. There will be live music and dance performances, an astounding array of crafts and food vendors as well...

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Sat Apr 28

Ag Field Day 2018 at Rutgers Day

Ag Field Day is an annual celebration of our community spirit and of the close ties enjoyed by Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences students, faculty, staff, alumni, and...

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Sun Apr 29

Lesser Séamus and Dalone at the Blackthorn Irish Pub

The Hub City Music Festival Presents Lesser Séamus and Dalone 2 Live Performances at the Blackthorn Restaurant & Irish Pub starting at 5pm! The 2018 Hub City Music...

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Sun Apr 29

Little Steven and The Disciples of Soul

See Little Steven and The Disciples of Soul live in concert at State Theatre New Jersey! After creating the "Jersey Shore" sound with the Asbury Jukes, Rock and Roll Hall...

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World Class Live Entertainment

City Center's Theatre District is NJ's premier destination for performing arts and entertainment. Over 350,000/yr. from the tri-state area attend outstanding events featuring international orchestras, Broadway musicals, world-class dance, pop concerts, and more.

Flourishing Arts & Culture

Start your journey by appreciating world-class art and exhibits at some of our impressive museums and galleries. Engage in global art through workshops, classes, and gallery talks at some of the largest and most distinguished cultural venues.

Paint the Town Scarlet Red

Founded before the nation, Rutgers University-New Brunswick is a proud member of the Association of American Universities, a Big Ten school, and the flagship of The State University of New Jersey. These are exciting times at Rutgers and we look forward to sharing them with all.

A Sensational Selection

City Center is home to over 50 restaurants and eateries that constitute a diverse mix of international cuisines and colorful ambiances to pair with all tastes. From fast casual to fine dining - familiar and delicious to complex and extraordinary, City Center chefs are constantly introducing new flavors into their menus.

Good People, Good Times

Take in a Rutgers game or hit a live music hot-spot. City Center's nightlife scene is as diverse & dynamic as the city itself. From dance clubs to comedy clubs and gastropubs to traditional Irish pubs you're guaranteed to have fun doing it your way. 

At the Heart of Healthcare

The state's premier "Healthcare City" is home to numerous world-renowned hospitals & research institutions, RU, and the world headquarters of J&J. Innovative medical technology and treatments discovered here are advancing healthcare on a global scale.

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Central to Great Destinations

New Jersey has so much to offer from beaches to mountains, small towns and thriving urban centers, not to mention the Statue of Liberty, but ...

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Embracing Diversity

Experience diversity when you walk west from the City Center to the nearby Esperanza Neighborhood, home to New Brunswick's large Latino population. Support the many ...

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Rich in Our Country's History

In one of the nation's first public readings of The Declaration of Independence took place in New Brunswick on July 9, 1776, in the days ...

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