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Upcoming Events

Dec 1 to Dec 31

Silver Jubilee Holiday Celebration

In honor of New Brunswick's 25th Tree Lighting, we invite you to the City Center for plenty of free community activities all throughout December! The celebration will kick off with the...

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Mon Dec 18

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

The beloved TV classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season.  Come see all of your favorite characters from the special including...

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Oct 23 to Jan 1

Bar Bingo at Old Bay

Come out and join us for an exciting game of  Bar Bingo every Monday for your chance to WIN some COOL STUFF!!!...

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Wed Dec 20

Phil Vassar & Kellie Pickler - A Christmas Tour

See Phil Vassar and Kellie Pickler in a Country Christmas performance of hits and holiday favorites!Country music star and songwriter Phil Vassar has released nine studio albums, including hit songs...

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Wed Feb 14

Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet

Celebrate Valentine�¢ï¿½ï¿½s Day with a special concert and reception featuring all seating and the Piano Quartet entirely on the historic State Theatre stage. Doors open at 6pm for a wine...

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Thu Apr 19

George Thorogood and the Destroyers

See George Thorogood and his longtime band The Destroyers as they perform a catalog of iconic hits that includes Who Do You Love, I Drink Alone, One Bourbon, One Scotch,...

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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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