Sons Of Anarchy
Convention/Meet & Greet (4/25-4/27)
— Sheraton Parsippany, 199 Smith Rd., Parsippany
• www.chillertheatre.com Several stars of the
hit series Sons of Anarchy SAMCRO’s finest will
be on hand at the upcoming Chiller Theatre convention,
meet & greet w/Tommy Flannegan(Chibs), William
Lucking (Piney), Christoher Douglas Reed (Filthy
Phil) & Frank Potter (Miles) & more.
Monster Energy AMA Supercross
(4/26) — MetLife Stadium, 1 MetLife Stadium Dr.,
East Rutherford• 201- 559-1515 800-745-3000 www.supercross.com
Premier indoor motocross circuit, comprised of
17 races of heart-stopping action in some of the
largest venues in North America. The best riders
from across the globe, like champions Ryan Villopoto,
James Stewart, Chad Reed, Ryan Dungey NJ native
Justin Barcia seek to outrace each other on the
sport’s most challenging courses. W/tight corners,
fast straightaways, challenging rhythm sections,
& vertigo-inducing jumps, these tracks pack
excitement into every inch of dirt.
International Bar Athletes Federation
Competition (4/26) — Teaneck Armory,
1799 Teaneck Rd., Teaneck • 718-825-2934 or 201-446-4462
www.IBAFCompetition.com This is a calisthenics
(body weight) competition bet. Individuals to
show who has the greatest physical capabilities.
See athletes show off their skills as they compete
in this athletic art form doing Pull ups, Push-ups,
Dips, Freestyle & a Bonus Competition. Anyone
can enter regardless of background & experience:
gymnastics, break dancing, street workout or Cross-fit.
A special halftime show plus food, beverages,
prizes & free samples. Sponsored by Spinal
Rehabilitation & Wellness Center. 9am-9pm
Beyond Rubik’s Cube (4/26) —
Libertry Science Center, 222 Jersey City Boulevard,
Jersey City • www.lsc.org
The Liberty Science Center will premiere Beyond
Rubik’s Cube, a multi-sensory experience celebrating
the 40th anniversary of the world’s bestselling
puzzle toy. In three exhibit zones, invent, play,
& inspire, visitors can examine first-hand
how a small puzzle became a phenomenon that resonates
w/a global audience & connects to fields across
the spectrum of human creativity. Free w/paid
Dating for a Cause Single Mingle (4/29)
— Whole Foods Market, Princeton• 516-466-0212
www.eclecticeventsinc.com For the benefit Princeton’s
Not-for-Profit Radio Staiton, WPBR. Don’t miss
this unique event w/complimentary appetizers &
beverages, fun ‘foodie’ icebreaker games including
a scavenger hunt thru the store & lots of
raffle prizes. 7:30pm
Women of the Dream Empower Young Afraican
American Women (5/2-5/4) — Campbell Soup
Company Headquarters, 1 Campbell Pl., Camden •
856-342-4800 www.womenofthedream.org. A day of
workshops & discussions to make healthy choices
in every aspect of their lives by providing personal
growth & development services through 1-On-1
& group mentoring, workshops, & career
Hoboken Spring Arts & Music Festival
(5/4) — Washington St., Observer Highway
to 7th St., Contact: Hoboken Division of Cultural
Affairs 201-420-2207 Featuring over 300 artists,
sculptors, photographers & crafts people w/3
stages of live performance including a return
performance by: Southside Johnny & the Asbury
Jukes; The Karyn Kuhl Band; The Coffin Daggers;
Overlake; Of the Sea; & Preschool of Rock,
The Red Bank International Flavour Festival
(5/4) — White Street Parking Lot, Red
Bank • www.acoollittletown.com The Flavour Fest
is a family friendly event featuring international
food, live music on two stages, wine & beer
samplings in downtown Red Bank highlighting 25
of Red Banks finest restaurants & eateries
who will be serving specialty International and
All American menu items & vendors as well.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit Monmouth
Day Care Center and Red Bank Regional Buccaneer’s
NJ Beer Festivals (5/10) — Garden
State Brewfest, Mt Carmel Society Fairgrounds,
56 River Road, Berkeley Heights • www.gardenstatebrewfest.com
Enjoy an afternoon of fresh, local micro brews,
& live music! 2pm
Dating for a Cause Single Mingle (
5/13) — Coloradeo Cafe, Watchung • 516-466-0212
www.eclecticeventsinc.com Join us for a special
evening to benefit the Make a Wish Foundation.
You’ll enjoy lots of icebreaker games, complimentary
appetizers, raffle prizes & FREE admission
to the club for the rest of the night. 7pm
Dating for a Cause Single Mingle
(5/17) — NJ Food Bank, Hillside • 516-466-0212
www.eclecticeventsinc.com At this popular Single
Mingle you will enjoy a delicious continental
breakfast, icebreaker games & raffle prizes.
Then we will work together as a team in the warehouse
to help pack cans for families w/food insecurity.
Its a great chance to meet singles & help
a great charity simultaneously! 10am
Saint George Greek Orthodox Church Festival
(5/17-5/19) — 1101 River Road, Piscataway
• www.stgeorgepiscataway.org This annual three-day-event
attracts thousands of people each year who come
to enjoy a taste of Greek culture w/homemade Greek
food, live music, traditional Greek Folk Dancing,
& Church tours. Free parking and shuttle service
is available at the Church and Rutgers Stadium.
3rd Annual Electric Daisy Carnival (5/24
& 5/25) — 1 MetLife Stadium Dr., East Rutherford
• 201-559-1515 www.electricdaisycarnival.com With
its boundary pushing, creative production, fireworks,
larger than life art installations, full-scale
carnival rides & more, the show will completely
transform the grounds into an audiovisual playground
not to be missed this holiday weekend. There is
approximately 70 artists.
Big Greek Festival (5/30 &
31) — St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church, 1447 Sussex
Tnpk., Randolph • www.biggreekfestival.com Experience
a ‘little bit’ of Greece featuring artistic talents
in music, dancing & handicrafts made by Greeks.
Cooks & bakers prepare a variety of traditional
Greek dishes. The St. Andrew dance troupe that
entertains audiences each year is comprised of
dedicated youth & the Greek community who
seek to preserve the character & ties to Greek
Newark Museum, The — 49 Washington
St., Newark • 973-596-6550 www.NewarkMuseum.org.
An art, science & education museum w/many
exhibits on display all the time. Open Wed.-Sun.
12-5pm. Thurs. till 8:30pm FREE Adm.
NJ’s Historical Society Museum
— 52 Park Pl., Newark • 973-596-8500. There’s
a library, self-guided & guided tours, architectural
walking tours, decorative arts, contemporary history,
lunch time presentations, night time films, &
SpeedDate.com — Meet local singles
on the world’s first online speed dating site.
A quick & easy online dating service. Go on
multiple live 3 min. online dates from the comfort
of home using instant messaging, webcam video
chat & live audio.
USS Ling 297 — Cor. of Court
& River Sts., Hackensack • 201-342-3268 www.njnm.com.
World War II Submarine Memorial Naval Museum.
Birthday parties avail., group tours. 10am-4pm,
$6 adults, $3 kids.
NEW YORK / ROCKLAND
Based Pop Up Fashion Boutique Shopping Experience
(4/22-4/27) — The Open Gallery, 335 Bowery
St., NYC • www.trickponi.com Trickponi, a themed
fashion boutique that pop up in the Middle East
seasonally is trilled to announce its first ever
launch w/a 5 day retail experience. 25+ New designers
Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding (4/24-4/26,
5/1-5/3-5/3) — Known as the “Godfather of Interactive
Theater,” Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding set the gold
standard for the genre w/an all-inclusive two-part
event where audience members take on the roles
of family & friends of the bride & groom.
As with the original production, this 25th Anniversary
production begins w/a sidesplitting ceremony,
now held at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis High
School (120 West 46th St). Immediately following
the ceremony, the bridal party will escort their
family & friends through the heart of Times
Square & Shubert Alley to Guy’s American Kitchen
& Bar (220 West 44th St)! Once at Guy’s American,
guests will enjoy an Italian-style buffet dinner,
as well as dancing all night long to DJ Donny
Dulce, NYC’s #1 wedding singer/DJ. Tony Lauria
directs. And you’re invited to join the family!
For Women Only Workshop Power. Strength.
Fortitude (4/26) — 60 West 39th St, 4th
Floor, NY • www.lighthouseworkshops.com We come
in all shapes, sizes & cultural backgrounds.
Our power is unique & directly connected to
nature. Many of us define our strength & personal
capacities w/the fostering of nurturing environments
for friends & families along w/success in
the workplace. While tapping into our own inventive
energy, the more possibilities we will create
to be happy & fulfilled human beings. Come
explore the power of us & celebrate the beauty
and true wonder of women. 9:45 am to 12:30 pm.
Black Dress Exhibition (Now
thru 4/26) — Pratt’s Manhattan Campus, 144 West
14th Street, 2nd Fl., Room 213, NYC • email@example.com.
In conjunction w/Black Dress: Ten Contemporary
Fashion Designers, the first group exhibition
to focus on the ground breaking work of contemporary
black fashion designers, Pratt Institute will
host a panel discussion about the contributions
black designers have made to the fashion industry.
Kickstarter Block Party (5/3)
— 58 Kent St., bet. Franklin & West, Brooklyn
NY • www.kickstarter.com/events/blockparty. Join
Kickstarter creators for food, games, art, demos,
tours, & musical performances. 12-6pm.
9th Annual Brooke Jackman Race for Literacy
(5/18) — Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School,
150 W Main St, Oyster Bay, NY • www.brookejackmanfoundation.org
Funds raised through the event, which will inc.
a 5K run/walk as well as a 1⁄4 mile fun run for
children ages eight & under, will support
BJF’s many literacy initiatives that benefit children
in need throughout the NY area. Kid’s arts &
crafts & the 11th Annual Health & Fitness
Summer Vibe Tattoo Festival
(5/2-5/4) — Nassau Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Turnpike
Uniondale, NY • www.nytattooshow.com It’s not
an industry insider-only convention, you’re welcome
to come party w/us!
You can get work done right here at United Ink!
100 of the best artists in the country to choose
from. Awesome live music, super sexy contests
for the ladies like United Ink Angels & our
Pin-Up Girl competitions, Tattoo Contest, amazing
speakers who will take you on journeys deep inside
the world of body art from their unique perspectives.
And so much more! Fri. 2-11pm Sat. 12-11pm Sun.
Take Steps To End Lupus (5/3)
— South Street Seaport, 89 South St., NYC • Joan
Pendleton Pendleton@Lupus.org 202-689-5516 or
877-910-9779 America’s largest Lupus walk program
to take place. Bringing together local NYC residents
to raise money for lupus research& education
programs, increase awareness of lupus & rally
public support for those who suffer from its brutal
impact. Every step you take & every dollar
you raise supports the Lupus Foundation of America
and its efforts to solve the mystery of lupus,
one of the world’s cruelest, most unpredictable
& devastating diseases.
Shecky”s Girls Night Out Fresh Off Spring
Event (5/30 & 5/31) — Center 548,
548 West 22nd St., (Bet. 10th & 11th Aves.),
NYC • www.sheck.com Fresh off our Spring 2014
Event, Shecky’s is proud to announce that we will
be returning to Center 548 for a 2-day Girl’s
Night Out. W/3 floors & over 80 different
vendors, this event is set to be our biggest event
in 10 years. More designers, more beauty services,
more drinks, more DJ’s, & more giveaways.
Not to mention, a few surprises up our sleeves.
Shecky’s Ultimate Hamptons Girl’s Day
Out/Wine Getaway (7/12) — Southampton
Historical Museum, 17 Meeting House Ln., Southampton,
NY• www.sheck.com Shecky’s is coming back for
the Ultimate Hamptons Girl’s Day Out/Wine Getaway
combo this year we’re changing things up by offering
the Girl’s Day Out with the wine trip which includes
a scrumptious BBQ lunch at the Southampton Historical
Museum. This event is one of the best event days
of the year & a perfect day escape from the
Cuff Me: A Fifty Shades of Grey Musical
Parody (Now until ?) — The Actors Temple
Theater, 339 West 47th St., NYC • 212-239-6200.
A hilarious parody of the ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’
book phenomenon! Grab your girlfriends & get
ready to laugh at this sexy, & hysterical
romp! Cuff Me! It’ ll have you dancing in the
aisles as the cast of four belts out hilarious
parodies of hit songs from your favorite artists,
all while spoofing the ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’
The Greatest Pirate Story Ever Told!
(Now till ?) — The Snapple Theater Center, 1627
Broadway at 50th St., NYC • 212-921-7862 www.greatestpiratestory.com
A never-before-seen, combination of short-form
improvisation set in an old-fashioned musical
comedy, & follows Captain Henry Martin &
his misfit pirate crew, who have been flung in
to the future by a befuddled sea witch. Now their
only chance of returning home is performing the
greatest pirate epic ever seen on stage! But w/their
script torn asunder, these pirates-turned-players
are forced to improvise their show based upon
the audience’s suggestions.
Til Divorce Do Us Part: The Musical (Now
till ?) — The DR2 Theatre, Box Office (103 East
15th St., NYC • 212-239-6200 www.tildivorcethemusical.com
An original musical comedy inspired by the true
story of Ms. Ponturo, a Broadway producer’s wife
who was unceremoniously dumped by her husband
after decades of marriage. Determined to celebrate
a new chapter in her life, Ponturo’s character
turns to her wickedly witty friends, who together
sing, dance & laugh their way through the
ripple effects of divorce & self-discovery
in this musical comedy revue.
Tony N’ Tina’s Wedding (Now
thru - ?) — The show starts in the Jacqueline
Kennedy Onassis High School, 20 West 46th St.,
NYC • 866-811-4111 www.TonyLovesTina.com Tony
n’ Tina’s Wedding is a one-of-a-kind entrainment.
It’s an Off-Broadway show staged as a festive
celebration in which the audience doesn’t just
watch but participates directly, from the first
toast to the last slice of cake. As two colorful
& madcap Italian-American families come together
as one, everyone in attendance joins in the fun
as guests of the bride & groom. After the
ceremony guests follow the bridal party through
Times Square to Guy’s American Kitchen & Bar
for the official reception.
Totally Tubular Time Machine
(Now thru - ?) — Culture Club, 20 West 39th St.,
NYC • 212-971-1999 www.totallytubulartimemachine.com.
The new pop musical where gossip takes the drivers
seat & audience members are thrust into the
celebrity limelight. Features pop songs from 80s,
90s & today. Back to the Future meets MTV
Music Awards & your the star!
Fuerza Bruta: Look Up (Now thru
?) — Daryl Roth Theatre, 20 Union Square East,
NYC • 212-239-6200 www.LookUpNYC.com. Featuring
the men of Fuerza Bruta at the center of the action
in one of the show’s signature scenes a mylur
pool suspended inches above the audience! Come
watch, touch & feel the sexy men as they make
their splash. A physical & visual extravaganza!
Dynamic music as performers run through moving
walls, non stop action!
American Museum of Natural History
— Central Park West at 79th St., NYC • 212-769-5800
www.amnh.org. Exhibit is presented in 2 sec.:
Flora Portrayed: 88 images, inc. ind. plant portraits,
detailed scientific studies & decorative floral
subjects since the 16th century. $6, $4 students/seniors,
$3 kids 12.
Ellis Island Immigration Museum
— NY Harbor, NYC • 212-344-0996. Stunning &
stirring exhibits of immigrant experience.
NY Hall of Science — 47-01 11th
St., Flushing Meadows Corona Pk., NYC • 718-699-0005.
We’re the largest Science Playground in the Western
Hemisphere. So much to do hanging upside down
on the 3-D Spider, listen to music & stories
of faraway place, watch roller coaster videos
or learn circus tricks. A must see museum!
Party (4/19) — Mount Airy Casino, 312
Woodland Rd., Mount Pocono, PA • 1-877-682-4791.
Come join us for a night of great entertainment
Kurtis Blow (4/26) — Mount Airy
Casino, 312 Woodland Rd., Mount Pocono, PA • 1-877-682-4791.
Join us for an evening with one of the founders
and creators of recorded rap, Kurtis Blow!
ABBA (5/10) — Mount Airy Casino,
312 Woodland Rd., Mount Pocono, PA • 1-877-682-4791.
The best ABBA Tribute is back just in time for
Mother’s Day at Mount Airy Casino Resort. There
are 2 shows at 7PM & 9PM! Get your tickets
for your Mother’s Day Getaway today!
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