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Upcoming Events

Tue Jan 22

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Emerging Artists & Open Session - Charlie Barber 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, the Charlie Barber Group leads the...

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Wed Jan 23

New Brunswick Jazz Project - JC Stylles Trio

New York based Jazz Guitarist JC Stylles (aka Jason Campbell) first touched a guitar around 7 years of age, and was introduced to the world of jazz in the...

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Jan 17 to Mar 14

Above Art Studios - Paint & Sip Thursdays

Thursday night paint and sip.  Enjoy a night of wine music and painting with an art instructor.  You don't have to be a master to make a masterpiece and to...

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Thu Jan 24

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Rob Edwards Quartet

Robert Edwards is one the bright new voices in jazz trombone today. Educated at The Juilliard School, Edwards' move to New York has been highlighted by performances with Jimmy...

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Fri Jan 25

New Brunswick Jazz Project - Tamuz Nissum Duo

Born in Tel Aviv ,Tamuz grew up in an artistic family; her mother is a dancer and a choreographer and her father is a writer. Both of them play an...

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Fri Jan 25

New Jersey Film Festival - 2019 - Diary of Rooftop Water Towers

Director - Nobuyuki AsaiProducer - Keiko Shinonaga A poetic homage to New York City's water towers as they evolve through the seasons, their mutability comparable to that of human lives ...

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Fri Jan 25

New Jersey Film Festival - 2019 - Geometry

Director - Simo LiuA short animation inspired by the work of experimental filmmakers Oskar Fischinger and John Whitney. 2018; 2 min. ...

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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.

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 ...

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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 ...

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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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