NBCC logo heading above upcoming events for the wide ranging events & entertainment options in New Brunswick City Center.

Upcoming Events

Tue Nov 20

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Emerging Artists Night & Open Session - New Jersey City University Jazz

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, the New Jersey City...

More Info

Wed Nov 21

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Jerry Weldon Quartet

Internationally renowned veteran sax man Jerry Weldon, has been a player on the jazz scene for more than 35 years. With eight CD’s as a leader and more sideman sides...

More Info

Fri Nov 23

Rutgers Men's Basketball vs. Boston University

For more information: https://scarletknights.com/facilities/?id=1 ...

More Info

Sun Nov 25

STAR WARS: A NEW HOPE NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Luke Skywalker begins a journey that will change the galaxy, as he leaves his home planet, battles the evil Empire, and learns the ways of the Force. Don’t miss...

More Info

Tue Nov 27

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Emerging Artists Night & Open Session - Dave Mosko Quartet

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, trombonist Dave Mosko leads...

More Info

Wed Nov 28

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Keith Franklin Trio

Keith Franklin likes to think of himself as an exemplary, creative jazz pianist, having studied with Jackie Bayard, NYC, Olga Von Til of the Conservatory of Budapest, Kenny Barron...

More Info

Thu Nov 29

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Presents Greg Bufford Quartet

Bufford is the linchpin for a confluence of jazz, entertainment, and revelry. He has built a loyal audience, one fan at a time, by juggling a variety of skills that...

More Info

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 ...

Learn More

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 ...

Learn More

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 ...

Learn More