Want to know where we’re going each week so you can join us? We get invited to events, hear about fun exhibits and are interested in lots of different places all the time. Here’s what is on our radar this week. We can’t guarantee that we’ll go to all these places but there’s a good chance we’ll be at some of them. Support local arts or get outside and do something with us!
September 27 thru October 19, Zeppelin Hall, Jersey City
Oktoberfest at Zeppelin Hall is really the only place to do Oktoberfest. The best Oktoberfest experience with German and American craft Beers, Bavarian dishes and live German Party Bands on weekends. Enjoy it all in our tree shaded Garden or inside the Beer Hall. Room for all of your friends!
Friday, September 27, The Asbury Hotel, Asbury Park
My monthly showcases at The Asbury Hotel continue on!
September’s showcase features: pioneer the eel, RGD, String Kings, Diego Allessandro. As always, these shows are FREE and ALL AGES
(and dog friendly, too!)
Saturday and Sunday, September 28 and 29, German-American Society of Trenton
Our most extensive line-up of entertainers to date. Performers from Germany to Pittsburgh though Philadelphia and back home again. The best food and the finest beers available in our shaded biergarten or our newly refreshed ballroom, if it rains.
Saturday, September 28, Whitesbog Preservation Trust, Browns Mills
Laraaji & Arji OceAnada
The Pine Barrens Film featuring a live score by The Ruins of Friendship Orchestra
Erik Ruin’s Ominous Cloud Ensemble
Pine Barrens, 1975 film by Nancy Holt
and the work of over a dozen visual artists on the grounds of the beautiful, Historic Whitesbog Village
Join Atlas Obscura Philadelphia and Whitesbog Historic Village for an immersive experience in the storied landscape of the New Jersey Pine Barrens through film, music, and artwork in dialogue with the 3000-acre fallowed blueberry and cranberry farm, conceived and curated by filmmaker David Scott Kessler.
The Pine Barrens, once seen as uninhabitable, has been home to many. Believed to be unprofitable, it gave birth to iron and cranberry industries. Faced with development, it flourished into a UNESCO world heritage site. Perceived inhospitable, it sheltered people seeking refuge. These people told stories around campfires that are still shared today, such as that of the Jersey Devil. The Pine Barrens is a living landscape, full of contradictions, a million acres of remote and frequently burning forest within the nation’s most densely populated state.
Past scorched pitch pine forests, nestled within Brendan Byrne State Park, is Whitesbog, the birthplace of the commercial blueberry industry. Situated among Whitesbog’s trails, bogs, forests, and farm structures, you will discover contemporary artworks that reflect on the role of the natural world in our modern lives. Then, in the village, enjoy an evening of traditional and experimental music and film.
After the screening, keep the Pine Barrens spirit alive well into the night by camping with us at nearby Mt. Misery, where we will make a bonfire for more music and storytelling.
Saturday, September 28, White Eagle Hall, Jersey City
White Eagle Hall is proud to present New Jersey’s own Pinegrove in concert with Boyscott.
Sunday, September 29, Asbury Park
Sunday, September 29, The Saint, Asbury Park
stillhungry With Dogwood Tales + Shannen Moser + Mike Frazier + Avery at THE SAINT!
Ready to celebrate with you all 🎉
7PM | 18+ | $10 presale | $12 door
Sunday, September 29, Stosh’s, Fair Lawn
STOSHTOBERFEST: Free Outdoor Music, Food Trucks, Craft Beer. With Music By: PIONEER THE EEL, THE BITTER CHILLS, TOM BARRETT, THE CLYDES. Music Starts @ 4pm
Maple Cask Bourbon + Bourbon Barrel Aged Maple Syrup Release
Thursday, October 3, Silk City Distillers, Clifton
We are excited to release two limited edition bottles on Thursday, 10/3 from 6-10PM: our Bourbon Barrel Aged Maple Syrup and our Maple Cask Finished Bourbon. We will also be debuting our fall cocktail menu the entire release weekend.
BOURBON BARREL AGED MAPLE SYRUP – Back by popular demand! Our maple syrup is aged for 7 months in fresh dump bourbon barrels. The flavor profile is incredible with tastes of maple, butterscotch, toffee, vanilla, caramel, and of course, Silk City Bourbon. Silk City Bourbon Barrel Aged Maple Syrup is the prefect addition to any Thanksgiving festivity and a wonderful holiday gift.
Extremely limited release. Half sized (375ml) bottles.
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