5th Annual Disco in the Park

Saturday, August the 18th from 6 pm - 10 pm in Van Vorst Park Get Down and Boogie with your neighbors. Van Vorst Park Association & The Friends of Van Vorst Park invite you to put on your dancing shoes and disco the night away. Music by our favorite DJ Marvilious- Disco Dance Lessons by… Continue reading 5th Annual Disco in the Park

Summer Dance

Head on down to the river for a free performance every Thursday this month! Presented as part of the Summer in the City Cultural Event Series with Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council and the Office of Cultural Affairs. SUMMER DANCE SERIES 2018 --July 19: Nimbus Dance Works --July 26: Kennedy Dancers… Continue reading Summer Dance

Jersey City Slam: Open Mic

Thursday, June 14th from 6 - 9 PM at Tea NJ (262 Newark Ave) Congrats to the 2018 Jersey City Slam Team: Nelly, Sean, ChyKonic, Aaya and Karma! The season might be over but we will still be here having fun. Our open mic is open to music, stand-up comedy, poetry and bar tricks. Veterans… Continue reading Jersey City Slam: Open Mic

Cathedral Market Day Festival

Not your ordinary Flea Market, Cathedral Market Day, a fundraiser to benefit Grace Church Van Vorst and its outreach activities, will be held on Saturday, June 9th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the church on 39 Erie Street, Jersey City. The church will be filled with UPSCALE THRIFT—curated, new or gently used items… Continue reading Cathedral Market Day Festival

Riverview Jazz Festival Kick-Off at Exchange Place

The Exchange Place Alliance and Riverview Jazz Organization present: Riverview Jazz Festival Kickoff at Exchange Place! Enjoy the musical styling of over 30 Jazz musicians on June 1st from 4:30 P.M to 9:00 P.M. There will be food and fun the whole family! Performances include: Riverview Jazz Brass led by Andrae Murchison, ZT Amplifiers Artist… Continue reading Riverview Jazz Festival Kick-Off at Exchange Place

Jazz for Lunch Concert Series

Every Thursday from 12 - 2 pm Take a midday music break down on the water at J. Owen Grundy Pier.  Nearly every Thursday this summer, The City of Jersey City and the Office of Cultural Affairs are welcoming a range of jazzy artists for two full hours of groovy tunes.


Celebrate Father’s Day with the grandfather of modern Western music: Johann Sebastian Bach! Con Vivo Music presents its semi-annual Bach Concert on June 18, featuring mezzo-soprano Sarah Nelson Craft and oboist Christa Robinson in a concert of Bach’s most intimate chamber music for voice, oboe, string quartet, harpsichord, and organ. The concert will be performed at the… Continue reading FREE JC

Bike JC This Weekend

The 2017 Ward Tour will take place on Sunday June 4. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN (& FREE)! REGISTER NOW! There will be limited morning-of registrations before the ride. Ward Tour sign-in and bib pickup begin at 9:00 a.m. at City Hall, located at 280 Grove St. in downtown Jersey City. Please arrive early enough to… Continue reading Bike JC This Weekend

Central Avenue Auto & Music Show

The next "Central Avenue Auto and Music Show," is now scheduled for Saturday, May 20, 2017 between 11 AM and 5 PM (rain or shine) in Central Avenue's municipal parking lot (352 Central) (near Lincoln and Bowers Street). No streets will be closed during the event. This event features: A mix of classic and exotic… Continue reading Central Avenue Auto & Music Show

FREE: A Musical Garden

“My music is like a garden, and I am the gardener. Listening to my music can be compared with walking through a garden and experiencing the changes in light, pattern and texture.” -Toru Takemitsu, from The Guardian’s A guide to Toru Takemitsu’s music Con Vivo Music is pleased to present a portrait concert of the… Continue reading FREE: A Musical Garden