Category: Events

NJ Festival of Ballooning

At 5:30 in the morning, we punched in Solberg Airport into our car GPS and got our collective heads psyched for a day of ballooning. We wanted to be front and center to the...

Metuchen > NYC

One of the reasons people move to Metuchen, especially young couples wanting to start a family, aside from the tranquil environs is our town’s proximity to pretty much everything. Most distinctive of this is...

Metuchen Recreation

Participants of the July 12-16 Track and Field Camp show off their certificates. Track and Field Camp (Camp is open to 5th-12th graders at all levels) Under the direction of All-American and NJ State...

A little night of music

We walked inside Brewed Awakening at 7:30pm thursday night (July 15) to find people setting up equipment on stage while others looked for tables. We ordered a medium hot green tea and a latte,...

The Wedding Singer in Plays in the Park

Plays in the Park opens its second offering this season, the musical comedy The Wedding Singer. We were invited to a preview Tuesday night and just like their recent ‘1776’ offering, make sure you...

The Old Colonial Cemetery

Sometime during the first three decades of the 18th century, a meeting house and its burial ground were established here. The meeting house itself may have been built as early as 1717. Rev. James...

Campeones del mundo

Yes, we know. This event didn’t exactly happen here in Metuchen. This one happened in far away South Africa. But it could very well have happened here as I’m sure every Metuchen household were...

Art Surprise!

One minute you’re simply getting out of your car heading to a store in Main street, the next minute you’re mesmerized by the wonderful colors and images in front of you. That’s what surprised...

Cruisin’ Night 2010 Part 2

Mark your calendars! The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Cruise Nights 2010 have been scheduled for the first Wednesday of the summer months on Main Street in Metuchen (May...

Independence Day Concert

The Metuchen Cultural Arts Commission through a generous donation from The Westerhoff School of Music & Art presented the Brio Symphonic Band in an Independence Day Concert on Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 5:30...