Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: February 16 – 19


Lots of great local events to enjoy this weekend! From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to film and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening this weekend:

Live Music / Concerts

Thursday, February 16

  • Timothy Hayward All-Star Sextet with Opening Set by The William Paterson University Orchestra at at Trumpets Jazz Club (6 Depot Square, Montclair) at 7:30 pm
  • Andre’s R&B Open Mic & Ladies Night at Hat City Kitchen (459 Valley Street, Orange) at 9:30 pm, $10 cover
  • Love, baby at Groov Cafe (127 Valley Road, Montclair) at 8 pm, $10

Friday, February 17

Michael Bolton and Stephanie Mills

  • Valentine’s Celebration: Michael Bolton w/special guest Stephanie Mills at NJPAC  (1 Center Street, Newark) at 8pm, $59 – $119
  • Chris Botti at Mayo Performing Arts Center (100 South Street, Morristown) at 8 pm, $49 – $99
  • Joe Taino at Ruthie’s BBQ & Pizza (64 1/2 Chestnut Street, Montclair) at 7 pm, no cover
  • Vin Mott’s Rhythm and Blues Band at Tierney’s (136 Valley Road, Montclair) at 9 pm,  $5
  • Almost Easy at Just Jake’s (30 Park Street, Montclair) at 10:30 pm, no cover
  • The Empathia Jazz Duo at Trumpets Jazz Club (6 Depot Square, Montclair) / 2 sets: 8 pm and 10 pm, $15 online, $18 at the door / $12 minimum food/drink

Saturday, February 18

Sunday, February 19

  • Jazz in the Loft: Frank Noviello at SOPAC (One SOPAC Way, South Orange) at 7 pm, $20
  • Al Gold’s Blues Jam at Hat City Kitchen (459 Valley Street, Orange) from 3 pm – 6 pm, No cover


Thursday, February 16

  • A night of comedy with Uncle Floyd at Fresco Da Franco (15 Church Street, Montclair) at 7 pm, Reservations required 973.337.5100

Friday, February 17

  • Tom Segura: No Teeth, No Entry Tour at The Wellmont (5 Seymour Street, Montclair) at 8 pm, $29 – $50

Sunday, February 19

  • Sunday Comics at Tierney’s Tavern (136 Valley Road, Montclair), 7:30 pm, $15


Step By Step - The Story of Harlem Prep

Thursday, February 16

Lectures / Talks / Social Events

Thursday, February 15

Saturday, February 18

  • Cosplay Karaoke Part Deux atEast Side Mags (7 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair) from 7 pm – 10 pm, Free
  • African American Read-In at MPL (50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair) from 2 pm – 3 pm, Free

Sunday, February 19

Montclair NAACP

Check our Calendar for more happenings this weekend and enjoy!

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