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Upcoming Events

Sun Jun 16

Sunday Night Live with Talent and Friends Presents: Our Annual Father's Day Comedy and Concert Mati

After headlining his own comedy shows/tours, making special appearances on BET’s Comic View, HBO’s Snaps & Def Comedy Jam, and landing a coveted spot on New York’s 98.7 KISS FM’s...

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Tue Jun 18

New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents - Emerging Artists & Open Session

Part of NBJP's mission is to showcase the next generation of jazz musicians...the future "greats!" This is a chance to see them NOW! Tuesday, our emerging artists lead the band...

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Wed Jun 19

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Bruce Williams Trio

Bruce Williams is a versatile saxophone stylist, performing in a variety of diverse playing environments - from traditional to hip-hop to the avant-garde. He has been an honored recipient of...

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Thu Jun 20

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Peter Lin Quartet

Taiwanese-American trombonist Peter Lin is a young and creative musician active on the New Jersey and New York scene. A graduate of the esteemed jazz programs of William Paterson University...

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Thu Jun 20

An Evening With George Takei: Where No Story Has Gone Before

In honor of Pride Month, State Theatre is proud to present actor and social justice activist, George Takei! With an uncanny eloquence and signature wit, Takei shares the story of his...

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Fri Jun 21

New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents - 4th Annual Summer Solstice Concert with Swingadelic

Swingadelic is the NYC Metropolitan Area's greatest "little big band" delivering the traditional big band and Great American Songbook music of Duke Ellington and Frank Sinatra's Rat Pack era. The...

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Fri Jun 21

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Jackie Jones Duo

Jackie Jones, delivers a brand of performance excellence and professionalism that places her among an elite category of vocalists of exceptional caliber and unsurpassed capability. Jackie is a product of...

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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.

Discover New Brunswick

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

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 following ...

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