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Upcoming Events

Tue Sep 17

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents - Emerging Artists & Open Session-Ilan Eisenzweig Group

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, Ilan Eisenzweig leads the band and...

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Wed Sep 18

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Chris DeVito Trio

Jazz pianist, composer, bandleader and educator based in the greater New York City / New Jersey metropolitan area. Available for solo, duet, trio, quartet, quintet, etc. gigs Blue Truffle Music, LLC (founder) Blue...

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Thu Sep 19

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Freddie Hendrix Quartet

Over the past two decades, Freddie Hendrix has become one of the most in demand trumpeters in Jazz, and beyond. Also an accomplished composer, arranger and educator, the Teaneck, New...

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Fri Sep 20

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Alex Collins Duo

Alex Collins is a composer/ orchestrator/pianist and recording artist born and raised in Teaneck, NJ. Alex earned a BA from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY and his...

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Sat Sep 21

George Lopez

See actor and three-time Grammy® Award nominated comedian George Lopez at The State for his new stand-up comedy tour, The Wall World Tour! The multi-faceted star, best known for his...

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Sun Sep 22

Family Day at State Theatre New Jersey

FAMILY DAY — SUN, SEPTEMBER 22, 2019 At State Theatre New Jersey’s Family Day festival, kids and their families can spend the day at the State Theatre enjoying performances by...

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Sun Sep 22

39th Annual Raritan River Festival

Enjoy a free community celebration of the Raritan River and Environment that features live music, food, craft vendors, the New Brunswick Community Farmers Market, activities for children, cardboard canoe races...

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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

You've heard the hype, but now experience the reality - New Jersey's 130 miles of coastline, from Sandy Hook to Cape May offers a multitude ...

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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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