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Upcoming Events

Wed Dec 2

Virtual Bizarre Beasts Late Night Event

Join us virtually for a special guest presentation on strange and awesome animals! This event will highlight some of the Earth's most bizarre animals and what makes them so weird!...

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Dec 3 to Dec 17

New Brunswick Horse Drawn Carriage Rides

Feel the magic of the holiday season as you enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride through New Brunswick's City Center, seeing all the sites & enjoying a sanitized and comforting ride...

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Fri Dec 4

Ask a Geologist: Digging into Archaeology

Join us for an online presentation about archaeology, presented by Sophia Hudzik, Project Assistant at Montclair State University. Sophia will be discussing the basics of archaeology as well as her...

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Nov 28 to Dec 19

Rutgers Football City-Wide Game Watch

Watch the Rutgers Scarlet Knights take on their Big 10 rivals in the comfort and convenience of your favorite sports restaurants in New Brunswick! Home or away, the games broadcast...

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Wed Dec 9

Holiday Online Trivia Night With Suzie The Elf

Holiday Online Trivia Night With Suzie The Elf Join State Theatre for Holiday Online Trivia Night, hosted by Suzie the Elf! Proceeds support State Theatre’s Community Engagement programs. ...

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Sat Dec 12

Jim Brickman - Comfort & Joy At Home

JIM BRICKMAN COMFORT & JOY AT HOME Sing along, clap along, laugh along in an interactive concert experience with Jim Brickman and help support the State Theatre at...

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Fri Dec 18

Ask A Geologist: Bugs from the Crypt (How Insects are Used in Archaeology)

Join us for an online presentation about Archaeological Entomology, or how bugs are used in archaeology. Presentation will be by Michael Monzon, Masters Student in the Rutgers Entomology Department. Live...

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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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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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Welcome to Big Ten Country

Experience the thrill of intercollegiate athletics at its highest level by catching an exciting home game at Rutgers University. The Scarlet Knights are a member ...

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