Woodbridge Township is celebrating the 350th anniversary of its creation this year — that’s the sesquarcentennial anniversary, in case you were wondering. And a free “Celebration and Festival” is planned for June 1, at Merrill Park in the township’s Colonia section.
Max Weinberg’s Jukebox, featuring the longtime E Street Band drummer and three members of The Weeklings (Glen Burtnik, Bob Burger and John Merjave) performing audience requests — typically including Beatles songs, Springsteen songs and other classic-rock favorites — will headline at 8 p.m.
Other performers will include Bon Jovi tribute band Wanted DOA, at 6 p.m.; The Jazz Lobsters Band at 4 p.m.; The Nerds at 2 p.m.; and Tom Chapin presenting a family-oriented set at 12:30 p.m.
There will also be an old-time baseball game, food trucks and more.
For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page.
Click here for my review of the first Max Weinberg’s Jukebox show, in the summer of 2017.
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