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Upcoming Events

Jan 18 to Feb 28

Windows of Understanding - 2021 Art Exhibition

The vision for this public art project is to transform our “main street” spaces into literal windows of understanding; spaces in which the community can learn about the positive strides...

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Sun Jan 24

The Stress Factory Comedy Club - Tommy Davidson headlines the Vicki & Vinnie Show!

Tommy Davidson’s exceptional range – from stand-up comedy and acting to versatile music accomplishments – have earned him a reputation as an extraordinary performer. Best known as one of the...

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Sun Jan 24

The Stress Factory Comedy Club - Taylor Mason

Family Friendly-Ventriloquist & Comedian Taylor Mason is your average, everyday, run-of-the-mill writer, performer, singer-songwriter, ventriloquist, comedian, entertainer, rock’n’roller, blogger, political observer, author, puppeteer, pianist, entertainer who works...

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Sun Jan 24

Windows of Understanding - Spoken Word: Voices of Understanding to Overstand

Featuring Justan & Amiri Mitchell, Tanisha Jacobs, and Carlyle Parris The gift of creative communication and the art of poetry have always been a major vehicle for stories...

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Wed Jan 27

The Stress Factory Comedy Club - Fierce Factory Drag Show!

Drag Show hosted by Kimmy Sumony~ A drag performer and female illusionist who loves turning lewks and turning heads! ...

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Thu Jan 28

Rutgers Lunch and Learn Winter Series-Stress Management for Better Health and Improved Productivity

The Workforce Development Unit at the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education is thrilled to invite you to our winter series of 1-hour Lunch and Learn events! Improve your business...

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Sat Jan 30

New Jersey Film Festival 2021- The WBGO Story...Bright Moments from Newark to the World

The WBGO Story...Bright Moments from Newark to the World – Chris Daniel (Tinton Falls, New Jersey) This documentary tells the story of how a group...

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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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