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15 Events In New Jersey This Weekend

Maplewood Village Chocolate Walk, Feb 8

  From the Maplewood Village Alliance: Follow the red balloons through Maplewood Village for the annual Chocolate Walk!

LBI Chocolate Week is Back, Feb 8-16

From Southern Ocean Chamber of Commerce: Looking for a sweet break to the routine? Join the local businesses of the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce for Chocolate Week 2020! Chocolate Week is a regional tradition featuring a series of offers, activities and events that include Valentine’s Day and President’s Day Weekend. This popular event […]

Downtown Bordentown Annual Valentine’s Day Chocolate Walk, Feb 7

From Downtown Bordentown Association: Annual Valentine’s Day Chocolate Walk FEBRUARY 7TH FROM 6-9PM Farnsworth Avenue | 6:00pm – 9:00pm | $5.00 fee. Enjoy chocolate treats as you stroll through the downtown businesses. Have your passport stamped at each location for your chance to win prizes! This Event is Rain or (Moon)Shine NO refunds/exchanges ALL SALES […]

Take Your Sweetie to the Asbury Park Valentine’s Bazaar, Feb 8

Fall in love in a galaxy by the beach! Grab your Valentine, family and friends and join us Sat, Feb 8th noon to 5 pm in the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall in Asbury Park! We’ve curated a Valentine’s Bazaar featuring the best in local and regional vendors selling goods and gifts hand made with […]

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour at the Mayo Performing Arts Center, Feb 7 and 8

From the Mayo Performing Arts Center: In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award®-winning masterpiece returns to the stage […]

Exile Follies Find Musical Crossroad at SOPAC, Feb 8

From the South Orange Performing Arts Center: The Exile Follies sprang from a mutual desire among John Doe, Kristin Hersh and Grant-Lee Phillips to approach a tour in a different kind of way. It was 2002. They had each come from bands where they each held the role of songwriters, a role they had gone at alone until this […]

Third Annual Dance Union Festival February 9 in Rahway

From Hamilton Stage: Carolyn Dorfman Dance closes the third annual Dance Union Festival at the Hamilton Stage in Rahway with a performance on Sunday, February 9, at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are only $15.00 general admission and $9.00 for students and seniors. They are available online at In addition to the Sunday perfomance, this popular celebration […]

Between Ourselves: An Evening of Black Queer Readings for Black History Month February 6 in Maplewood

From SOMA JUSTICE, NJ Pride, and the Maplewood Library: A celebration of works by queer Black authors and community, and a remembrance of members of the Black trans community who have been subjected to violence. Moderated by Mia Charlene White, PhD, and dedicated to Victoria Carmen White, CHS alumna. More information.

iPlay America Hosts Wade Cota in Freehold February 7

From iPlay America: Wade Cota is a singer and songwriter from Phoenix Arizona whose soulful voice earned him a top finalist spot on American Idol in 2019. His sound could be best described as a mix of indie rock and future base. Through his music he has been able to express some of his personal […]

It’s All Tap: New Jersey Tap Dance Ensemble February 8 in Maplewood

From NJTAP and the Maplewood Library: A special Black History Month performance by NJTAP’s extraordinary tap artists and a 30-minute fun-filled class for audience participants. The performers will share their heartfelt stories along with the joy and history of tap dancing. More information.

Book Discussion: The New Jim Crow. Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness February 9 in Maplewood

From the Hilton Branch Library and Mayor Frank McGehee and Maplewood Arts and Culture: Michelle Alexander is a highly acclaimed civil rights lawyer, advocate, legal scholar and author of The New Jim Crow:  Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness. Since The New Jim Crow was first published in 2010, it has spent nearly 250 […]

Film Screening of Booker’s Place: A Mississippi Story & Discussion February 7 in Maplewood

From SOMA Justice and SOMA Film Festival: SOMA Justice, Maplewood Township Committee and SOMA Action Present: Booker’s Place – A Mississippi Story. View the film with our community and then participate in the Q&A with filmmaker Rhea Beck and anti-white supremacy activist Daryle Lamont Jenkins. More information.

iPlay America Hosts Jersey Shore Influencers: Craft Beer Edition in Freehold February 13

From iPlay America: Are you are a loyal fan of Bradley Brew Project’s hazy pale ale, ‘Unicorn Girls’? Are you just a marketing junkie who admires how locally-based Kane Brewing has reached national recognition in the competitive craft beer industry? Join us for exclusive networking and Q & A moderated by business reporter Michael Diamond […]

Vesta Chocolate Has Special Valentine’s Day Treats in Montclair February 14

From Vesta Chocolate and Gail Schoenberg Public Relations: Valentine Bonbons: the sweetest gift you can give that special someone. Newly-opened Vesta offers beautiful hand-crafted, heart-shaped works of art for the one you love. Our fabulous flavors include: Passion fruit caramel (red) Strawberries and cream (coral) Rosé champagne (pink) Box of 6, $24 / Box of […]

Choc-O-Pain Has Special Valentine’s Day Treats in Jersey City February 14

From Choc-O-Pain and Gail Schoenberg Public Relations: NJ’s Finest French Bakery Presents: Heart-shaped Flourless Chocolate Cakes individual, for two or full size (serves 6) Valentine Themed Stenciled Bordelais Boule Heart Shaped Baguette Heart-shaped Chocolate Ganache and Strawberry Tarte Heart Shaped Passion Fruit and Raspberry Tarte Heart Shaped Chouquettes Thierry Atlan Chocolate Boxes Thierry Atlan Macarons […]

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