Below is a listing of free cultural events in New Jersey. They are listed alphabetically, by county. To request adding something to the list, please email the information to



Oct. 3-4: Maplewoodstock at Memorial Park. Artists TBA.


Sept. 12: Dance on the Lawn at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. With Carolyn Dorfman Dance, New Jersey Ballet, Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, Megan Chu, Maurice Chestnut, others.


June 20: Weequahic Park House Music Festival. Artists TBA.


Jersey City

Sept. 10: NJCU Alumni Jazz Big Band at Grundy Pier. Headliners TBA.



Sept. 5: Woodbridge Summerfest featuring The Outlaws, The B Street Band (Bruce Springsteen tribute), Real Diamond (Neil Diamond tribute), at Merrill Park.



Thursday’s ROCK! Summer Concert Series, at Hall of Records
June 4: Rock of Ages
June 11: Mission Dance
June 18: Ruckus
June 25: Rocket Fish
July 2: Turnstyles
July 9: Moroccan Sheepherders
July 16: Pat Guadagno & Friends
July 23: Joe Baracata Band
July 30: Eddie Testa Band
Aug. 6: NRG
Aug. 13: Stephen Martinez
Aug. 20: Predator Dub Assassins
Aug. 27: The Wired Band

Fall Concert Series, at Hall of Records
Sept. 9: The Nerds
Sept. 16: Soul Sounds, featuring Layonne Holmes
Sept. 23: Full Throttle
Sept. 30: Matt O’Ree Band
Oct. 7: Phil Engel Band
Oct. 14: Motor City Revue

Oct. 11: County Seat Jazz & Blues Street Fest, West Main Street between Court Street and Throckmorton Street. Artists TBA.



Aug. 15: Morristown Jazz and Blues Festival at Morristown Green. Artists TBA.


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