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Upcoming Events

Sep 11 to Oct 30

The Yard - Fall Family Movie Series

FRIDAY AFTERNOONS FALL FAMILY MOVIE SERIES Friday, September 11, 2020      -    Inside OutFriday, September 18, 2020      -    The Lion KingFriday, September 25,...

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Sat Oct 31

New Brunswick City Hall-oween Candy Giveaway

Participants are encouraged to come in costume and receive an assortment of candy. Everyone is required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Safety protocols will be in place....

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Oct 3 to Oct 31

Broadway on George: A Socially-Distanced Show Tune Spectacular!

A 90-Minute Socially-Distanced Show Tune Spectacular! Are you missing live performance? It may be a while until our favorites shows and theaters in New York and New Brunswick re-open, which...

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Sun Nov 1

New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents: SWINGADELIC "A Salute to Veterans"

All Veterans in attendance will receive a complimentary meal. No cover charge – weather permitting. Tables will be socially distanced and face coverings are required. Grant Funding has been...

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Oct 13 to Nov 24

Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University - Art Adventures

Art Adventures returns on Zoom for eight weeks, beginning October 13, 2020.  These afterschool sessions are for artists of all skill levels between the ages of 7 and 14.  For...

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Wed Nov 4

Downtown Lunchtime Recital Series Featuring: The Mike Noordzy Quintet

The Mike Noordzy Quintet Mike Noordzy - upright bassMichael Winnicki - drumsChris Welcome - guitarAnthony Ware  - alto saxAntoine Drye - trumpet Including original compositions and a few selections by...

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Wed Nov 4

Virtual Geologic Time Late Night Event - Pokemon Paleontology

Join us virtually for a special presentation on the Paleontology of Pokémon! This popular cartoon series contains a variety of creatures based on fossil animals. In this presentation, we will...

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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

Before becoming the father of our country, George Washington walked the streets of New Brunswick and performed one of the country's most historical events. He ...

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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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