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Watchung Booksellers Presents Holiday Stories

Montclair, NJ - Celebrate the season with a holiday reading in a cozy bookstore! Watchung Booksellers presents Holiday Stories, a reading of stories and poems to celebrate the holiday season, on Sunday, December 11...

Skating, Igloos and More! Newark Winter Village Returns for the Holiday Season

NEWARK, N.J. – Newark Winter Village, a much-loved holiday tradition, returns for the season to transform downtown Newark into a winter wonderland. The festive event at Mulberry Commons Park, located just outside the...

Don’t Miss The 32nd Annual Pagan Thanksgiving!

Montclair, NJ - It's almost time for Pagan Thanksgiving! The 32nd Annual Pagan Thanksgiving Feast will take place this year on Monday, November 21, at 7 p.m. (drinks - cash bar; and then dinner at...

Van Vleck House & Gardens Festivities Kick Off Thursday with Sparking Holiday Boutique

It is the time of year when nature begins to slow down but The Montclair Foundation/Van Vleck House & Gardens starts to kick into celebratory high gear! Check out these upcoming holiday events: Before Thanksgiving,...

Holly Berry Craft & Gift Show Saturday and Sunday!

Don't miss this annual holiday shopping tradition! A marvelous array of gifts and beautiful handcrafted items and Refreshments available at the Holly Berry Café. A wonderful way to start your holiday shopping! HOLLY BERRY CRAFT...

Walking Tour Saturday: Discover A World Before Upper Montclair’s Anderson Park Existed

This Saturday, October 22, take a Historic Walking Tour of Anderson Park. Before Anderson Park existed, three houses and a fire station sat on the park property. Find out where they went and other...

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...

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