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Upcoming Events

Jan 24 to Jan 25

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The Illusionists

The most astonishing magic show of all time, The Illusionists, is coming to enchant State Theatre New Jersey! This mind-blowing spectacular showcases the jaw-dropping talents of five of the most...

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Wed Feb 7

Egypt Late Night

Visit us on Wednesday, February 7th, and get wrapped up in our Egypt Night as we explore mummies and learn about Ancient Egyptian Culture!Demonstrations, arts and crafts and educational activities...

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Wed Feb 14

Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet

Celebrate Valentines Day with a special concert and reception featuring all seating and the Piano Quartet entirely on the historic State Theatre stage. Doors open at 6pm for a wine...

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Sun Feb 18

Hot Latin Nights with the Mambo Kings

The Mambo Kings bring some serious heat as they celebrate sizzling music of Latin America and the United States. From the sultry melancholy of Astor Piazzolla and the burning Afro...

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Mon Feb 19

Mr. Poppers Penguins

Direct from a Smash-hit, New York and London West End Season!Painter and decorator by day, Mr. Popper spends his time dreaming of Antarctic adventures. He is astounded when one day...

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Thu Feb 22

Mnozil Brass

This Septet from Vienna is Probably the Most Unique Brass Ensemble Ever!With their musical virtuosity mixed with their own special kind of comedy, the only way to describe Mnozil Brass...

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Fri Feb 23

America

The year 2017 marks the 47th anniversary of perennial classic-rock favorite and Grammy Award-winning band, America, as well as a tour stop at State Theatre New Jersey! Founding members,...

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World Class Live Entertainment

City Center's Theatre District is NJ's premier destination for performing arts and entertainment. Over 350,000/yr. from the tri-state area attend outstanding events featuring international orchestras, Broadway musicals, world-class dance, pop concerts, and more.

Flourishing Arts & Culture

Start your journey by appreciating world-class art and exhibits at some of our impressive museums and galleries. Engage in global art through workshops, classes, and gallery talks at some of the largest and most distinguished cultural venues.

Paint the Town Scarlet Red

Founded before the nation, Rutgers University-New Brunswick is a proud member of the Association of American Universities, a Big Ten school, and the flagship of The State University of New Jersey. These are exciting times at Rutgers and we look forward to sharing them with all.

A Sensational Selection

City Center is home to over 50 restaurants and eateries that constitute a diverse mix of international cuisines and colorful ambiances to pair with all tastes. From fast casual to fine dining - familiar and delicious to complex and extraordinary, City Center chefs are constantly introducing new flavors into their menus.

Good People, Good Times

Take in a Rutgers game or hit a live music hot-spot. City Center's nightlife scene is as diverse & dynamic as the city itself. From dance clubs to comedy clubs and gastropubs to traditional Irish pubs you're guaranteed to have fun doing it your way. 

At the Heart of Healthcare

The state's premier "Healthcare City" is home to numerous world-renowned hospitals & research institutions, RU, and the world headquarters of J&J. Innovative medical technology and treatments discovered here are advancing healthcare on a global scale.

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Central to Great Destinations

New Jersey has so much to offer from beaches to mountains, small towns and thriving urban centers, not to mention the Statue of Liberty, but ...

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Embracing Diversity

Experience diversity when you walk west from the City Center to the nearby Esperanza Neighborhood, home to New Brunswick's large Latino population. Support the many ...

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Rich in Our Country's History

In one of the nation's first public readings of The Declaration of Independence took place in New Brunswick on July 9, 1776, in the days ...

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