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Don’t Miss Montclair Brewery’s 4th Annual Jamaica Independence Day Celebration!

Join Montclair Brewery and Jamaica Organization of NJ- Essex County chapter for the 4th Annual Jamaica Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, August 20th! Celebrate with island-inspired drinks, music, and treats. Listen to Brooklyn-based reggae...

Meet the Lineup: July 6 Laughs in the Loft at SOPAC

Put your hands together for the July 6 Laughs in the Loft lineup! On the first Wednesday of every month, SOPAC’s Loft turns into a comedy club during this New York City-style stand-up showcase. The...
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More Than 70 Authors To Attend 2022 Montclair Literary Festival – May 5-9

Montclair, NJ – More than 70 local, national, and international authors will take part in the sixth annual Succeed2gether’s in-person Montclair Literary Festival to be held from Thursday, May 5 to Monday, May 9,...

Meet the Lineup: May 4 Laughs in the Loft at SOPAC

On Wednesday, May 4, four comics take the stage in the SOPAC Loft. Cackle, giggle, snicker, chuckle— however you like to laugh, these comedians will have you cracking up. Settle in for an evening of...

Bloom! Your Guide To Branch Brook Park’s 46th Annual Cherry Blossom Festival

Newark, NJ – Get ready to frolic amidst 5,200 Cherry Blossom trees in full, glorious bloom. The 46th Annual Cherry Blossom Festival returns April 2-10 after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Essex...

AIM Celebrates Black History Month: A Conversation with George Shirley

AIM’s February Saturday Social will feature legendary tenor and former Montclair resident George Shirley. During a career that spans more than 60 years, Mr. Shirley has won national and international acclaim as a...

Celebrate Lunar New Year at American Dream

Usher in the Year of the Tiger and the good fortune it brings at American Dream with a series of festive performances, red envelope gifting, and holiday décor. YEAR OF THE TIGER PERFORMANCE SERIES Join American...

Newark Winter Village Ice-Skating Expands with New Special-Event Programming

NEWARK, N.J. – Newark Social announced a new lineup of special events in celebration of their Newark Winter Village event that runs through January 30. The Winter Village, which kicked off on December...

New Year’s Eve Happenings and Celebrations

Yes, 2021 is coming to an end and the Omicron variant is causing last-minute cancellations of many events, especially Broadway shows. A decision about the annual New Year’s Eve celebration in Times Square is...

Shop A Winter Market and Support Montclair Art Museum’s ‘Art Uncorked’ Event

Join MAM for a cocktail party and silent auction featuring artwork by some of today’s most exciting emerging and established artists. Enjoy a winter market of gift vendors, tasty hors d’oeuvres, cozy marshmallow roasting with...

Scarecrows Return To Van Vleck House & Gardens – October 7-24

Today, October 7 through October 24, check out a brand new class of scarecrows at Van Vleck House & Gardens' second annual Scarecrows in the Gardens. Enjoy an exhibit of handcrafted scarecrows created...

Out Montclair Teen Social at MAM Tuesday!

LGBTQIA+ and ally teens are invited to Out Montclair's next Teen Social, hosted by the Montclair Art Museum, Tuesday, Sept. 28th. Design and create your own flag using fabric squares and rectangles, inspired by...

Radio Phenomenon Keeps Growing: Building Community During COVID and Beyond

One afternoon in late April of 2020, during the height of COVID quarantining, radio DJ Glen “Jonesey” Jones had a thought. Since he was broadcasting from home, and not at the WFMU 91.1 FM...

Kemet Music & Arts Festival Coming to Montclair Brewery on July 31

The first ever Kemet Music & Arts Festival took place on September 27th, 2020, in Jersey City. Organized by Civil Rights activists across the state of New Jersey, it provided a platform for musicians,...

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