South Orange Events

Due to forecast of extreme heat, this event has been postponed from July 20-21, 2019 to September 7-8, 2019. Come enjoy this 24 Hour Non Stop MusicBender from 12 Noon on Saturday July 20 to the last event Noon Sunday July 21. Stop by while you shop, get your early Sunday morning coffee, while you jog, when you head out for the evening, when you coming home from the club or work in the wee hours of the morning. Bring family and friends and enjoy the live music performances for a few minutes or a few hours. We will be playing in multiple locations around South Orange, New Jersey in Spiotta Park, the South Orange Gazebo and in front of a few select locations around town on South Orange Avenue. If you’re looking for a Fun, Family-Friendly, Free all day Live Music event than look no further. We have booked 24 Hours of Music all Around South Orange starting Noon July 20th all day, all night and Sunday too!!!. Like the last two years, it’s going to be a great day of live music performances in multiple locations around South Orange NJ. More information 

From Downtown After Sundown: Jazz On Sloan Presents Swing Town Big Band in Downtown After Sundown. South Orange Village Center Alliance invites you to dine and dance under the stars as we present Downtown After Sundown in the Live Music Capital of North Jersey. Big Band will be in Spiotta Park. Join us under the Gazebo on Fridays for Jazz on Sloan and in Spiotta Park on Saturdays where every style of music from acoustic to zydeco, jazz to flamenco will be represented. Concerts kick off Memorial weekend through Labor Day, every Friday and Saturday evening from 7:00pm to 10pm. Downtown After Sundown is produced by the South Orange Village Center Alliance and graciously sponsored by the Township of South Orange. Special thanks to SOVCA volunteer Gregory Burrus for managing the series. More information

From South Flood’s Hill in South Orange is the place to be each Wednesday evening all summer long. Music takes center stage this July, with free concerts beginning at 7:30 PM. Bring your family early to enjoy dinner at a food truck, and free arts activities for the kids. Concerts begin July 3. In August bring your blanket and your honey and enjoy a free movie in the park! Jointly produced by South Orange Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs and the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC). South Orange Summer Nights 2019 Concerts in the Park July 3 Floods Hill • Art in the Park, 6:00PM-8:00PM Slime Party Exploration Station and Leaf &Inchworm Mural • Concerts in the Park, 7:30PM-9:30PM Exodus Supreme playing a unique blend of Reggae, R&B, Latin, Pop and Rock from the 60’s to today July 10 6:00PM-8:00Pm Floods Hill • Art in the Park, 6:00PM-8:00PM Orbeez Exploration Station and Lightening Bug Jar Mural • Concerts in the Park, 7:30PM-9:30PM Mark Murphy and Friends: Local singer and songwriter, and owner of Mark Murphy’s Music School in South Orange July 17 Floods Hill • Art in the Park, 6:00PM-8:00pm Sand Exploration Station and Lady Bug Circles […]

From SOPAC: Ranked by Comedy Central as one of the “100 Greatest Standups of All Time,” actor and comedian Sinbad has kept audiences laughing for over three decades. South Orange Performing Arts Center, One SOPAC Way, South Orange. 7:30PM Tickets: $56. (973) 313-2787. More information  

From SOPAC: A gifted singer and songwriter, Rufus Wainwright’s magnetic vocals showcase his inventive and thoughtful songs that reflect his personal truth-telling.7:30PM Tickets $65-$85 (VIP Package $237). (973) 313-2787. More information

From SOPAC: One of the greatest bands of the ’90s and beyond celebrates over 30 years of making music with a new tour. “All I Want” “Fall Down” and “Something’s Always Wrong” are just some of the unforgettable charted hits that launched this young group to fame.7:30PM. Tickets: $48-$68 (VIP Package $157). (973) 313-2787. More information

From SOPAC: Paula Poundstone is one of our country’s preeminent comedians, known for her smart, observational humor and spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend. 8PM Tickets: $35-$55. (973) 313-2787. More information

From SOPAC: Celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Machine with 3 Albums, 1 Incredible Night: Pink Floyd’s Darkside of the Moon, Wish You Were Here & Animals. Celebrate 30 years of The Machine, America’s pre-eminent Pink Floyd tribute band, with a special anniversary presentation of three classic albums, played in their entirety: Wish You Were Here, Animals, and The Dark Side of the Moon plus an encore. Featuring the Interstellar Lights. 8PM Tickets $35-$48. (973) 313-2787. More information

From SOPAC: Sep 20: “1964” The Tribute Heralded by Rolling Stone as the best Beatles show on earth. “1964” The Tribute is thrilling audiences around the world with an uncanny re-creation of the “great little band” that rocked the world. 8PM Tickets: $35-$48. (973) 313-2787. More information 

From SOPAC: Sep 21: Ann Hampton Callaway & Susan Werner “Alone & Together” Ann Hampton Callaway and Susan Werner perform separately and together in an epic display of piano chops and dazzling wit that you won’t want to miss. 8PM Tickets: $30-$50. (973) 313-2787. More information

From SOPAC: Sep 22: Sweet Honey In The Rock® Now celebrating their 45th Anniversary, Sweet Honey In The Rock ® is an all-woman, African-American a cappella ensemble rooted in American history and culture. This renowned group sings worldwide and brings attention to social injustice, immigration issues and more. 7:30PM Tickets: $48-$75. (973) 313-2787. More information 

From SOPAC: Sep 25: A Very Special Evening With Graham Nash And Band Graham Nash and Band perform his classic albums Songs For Beginners and Wild Tales in their entirety (plus more hits!) as part of an exclusive series of special shows.7:30PM Tickets: $89-$109 (VIP $175-$395). (973) 313-2787. More information