WHAT’S GOING ON? Here’s a small sample of events in the area that you might want to check out in the coming days.
COLLINGWOOD Paintings by William Butler, until August 26. Tri-State Disability Art Exhibit, works by artists from kindergarten to grade 12, until August 26. Perkins Center for the Arts, 30 Irvin Ave. perkinscenter.org856-833-0009.
DEPTFORD “The Art Board” exhibition of works by nine artists, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays, until August 31. Deptford Municipal Building, 1011 Cooper St. deptford-nj.org609-509-5423.
MILLEVILLE “People, Place, Process – 50 Years of Glassmaking at WheatonArts,” until December 1. “Sons of Time and Wisdom – Chilean Textiles and Horsehair Miniatures,” visual comparison between the traditional textiles of the Chilean Mapuche people and the Guatemalan Mayans, until November 13. “Collecting and Connecting – Museum of American Glass Recent Acquisitions,” until December 31. Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, 1501 Glasstown Road (Route 55). www.wheatonarts.org856-825-6800.
MOORESTOWN “The pain, boredom and euphoria of watching” photographs by Joseph Podlesnik, until August 26. Perkins Center for the Arts, 395 Kings Highway. perkinscenter.org856-235-6488.
MILLEVILLE “Third Friday” receptions for the exhibits “Cumberland County on Canvas,” “From My Eyes to Your Eyes,” and Maurice River Painters Group Studies, 6-8 p.m., Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts, 22 N. High St. rrcarts.com856-327-4500.
GLASSBORO Glass art walk and night market, exhibits and demonstrations, music, beer garden, food trucks, circus performers, 5-10 p.m., Glassboro Town Square, North Main Street and Rowan Boulevard. glassboro.org856-881-0500.
MOORESTOWN “The pain, boredom and euphoria of watching” artist reception, 5-8 p.m., Perkins Center for the Arts, 395 Kings Highway. perkinscenter.org856-235-6488.
ATLANTIC CITY Mike Eps, 9 p.m., Tropicana Casino and Resort, Showroom, Brighton Avenue and Boardwalk. $79 to $124. tropicala.net800-257-6227.
ATLANTIC CITY Tom Dad, 9:00 p.m., Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Music Box Theatre, 1 Borgata Way. $35 to $39. theborgata.com866-900-4849.
Tracy Morgan, 8 p.m., Ocean Casino Resort, Ovation Hall, 500 Boardwalk. $45 to $70. theoceanac.com866-506-2326.
WASHINGTON TWP. summer carnival, hosted by the 5th Quarter Club and the Minutemen Band Boosters to benefit school football and music programs with rides, games, prizes and food, 6-10 p.m., also July 16, 6 p.m. 10 p.m., Republic Bank Performing Arts Center, 529 Hurffville-Cross Keys Road. $47 to $57. [email protected], [email protected]
BRIDGETON 77th Annual Obon Festival, bon dancing, taiko drumming, meditation garden, bake sale, crafts, origami, calligraphy, vendors, 5-8 p.m., Seabrook Buddhist Temple, 9 Northville Road in Seabrook. Free but registration required. sbtnj.org.
NATIONAL PARK butterfly festival, Gloucester County Certified Gardeners Butterfly House tours, live music, vendors, crafts and children’s games, mini gardening workshops, exhibits, 12-4 p.m., Red Bank Battlefield Park, 100 Hessian Ave. nj-gloucestercounty.civicplus.com/1184/Butterfly-Festival—-716856-224-8045.
MANSFIELD Burlington County Agricultural Fair, rides, concessions, contests, 4-H competitions, entertainment, demonstrations, fireworks on opening night, 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m., also July 20 and 21, 9 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Burlington County Fairgrounds, 1960 Jacksonville Jobstown Road in Columbus. Parking at $10. www.burlingtoncountyfarmfair.com609-784-8369.
CAP MAY COURTHOUSE Cape May County 4-H Fair, rides, live music, chicken BBQ, ax throwing, exhibits and vendors 4-H, 3-9pm, Cape May 4-H Fairgrounds, 355 Court House-South Dennis Road. cmc4h.com, 609-465-5115, ext. 3605.
GLASSBORO summer festival, free outdoor concert, food trucks, beer and wine, storytelling, 5-9 p.m., Glassboro Town Square, North Main Street and Rowan Boulevard. [email protected], 856-881-9230.
ATLANTIC CITY Dio, 9:00 p.m., Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Music Box Theatre, 1 Borgata Way. $69 to $89. theborgata.com866-900-4849.
CAMDEN Dave Matthews Band, 7:30 p.m., also July 16, 7:30 p.m. Freedom Mortgage Pavilion, 1 Harbor Blvd. $81 to $479. livenation.com/venues/14115/bb-t-pavilion856-365-1300.
VIGNELAND Ted Poley, “The Voice of Danger Danger,” 8 p.m., Landis Theater, 830 E. Landis Ave. $20. thelandistheater.com856-794-4100.
ATLANTIC CITY Labyrinth with Frankie Beverly, the O’Jays, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Etess Arena, 1000 Boardwalk. $79 to $149. hardrockhotelatlanticcity.com800-736-1420.
Salem Pine Barrons Barbershop Chorus, free 300th anniversary church concert, with the Quin-Tones, 4 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, 76 Market Street. stjohnssalemnj.org856-935-1798.
ATLANTIC CITY magic mysterious doors, tribute to the Beatles, Led Zeppelin and the Doors, 4 p.m., Ocean Casino Resort, Ovation Hall, 500 Boardwalk. $29 to $39. theoceanac.com866-506-2326.
BRIDGETON Howard Valentine and the Prophets of Love, free outdoor concert, 7 p.m., Riverfront, Route 49 and Commerce Street. cityofbridgeton.com856-453-1675.
CAMDEN Chris Brown, Lil Baby, 7:00 p.m., Freedom Mortgage Pavilion, 1 Harbor Blvd. $29 to $249. livenation.com/venues/14115/bb-t-pavilion856-365-1300.
CAPE MAY Dr. K’s Motown Review, 7 p.m., Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets. $50 to $110. capemaystage.org609-884-1341.
CAPE MAY Ohio players, 8:00 p.m., Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Avenue at Stockton Place. $70. discovercapemaynj.com609-884-9563.
MOORESTOWN “Asian Lantern Festival Music and Dance”, Free “World Stage” outdoor concert, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Perkins Center for the Arts, 395 Kings Highway. perkinscenter.org856-235-6488.
VIGNELAND Singer-songwriter TJ Fry, free outdoor concert, 7 p.m., Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2384 E. Landis Ave. redeemerlutheran.net856-691-4278.
MILLEVILLE “Little woman,” Triple Threat Workshop production of the family musical based on Louisa May Alcott’s novel, 7 p.m., also July 16, 7 p.m.; July 17, 2 p.m. Levoy Theater, 126-130 N. High St. $18-$22. levoy.net856-327-6400.
OAKLYN “In the Heights” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Musical in an Urban Neighborhood, 8 p.m., also July 16, 8 p.m.; July 17, 2 p.m.; July 20, 7:30 p.m. Ritz Theater, 915 Whitehorse Pike. $27. ritztheatreco.org856-858-5230.
PITMAN “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” musical, 8 p.m., also July 16, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.; July 17, 2 p.m. Pitman’s Broadway Theater, 43 S. Broadway. $35. thebroadwaytheatre.org856-384-8381.
BRIDGETON Space for her women’s conference, in-person and live guest speakers, workshops, clubhouse sessions, networking, dinner with live music, gifts and prayer and Sunday worship, 10 a.m. to 8:15 p.m. July 15; 8am-8pm on July 16; 6-8 a.m. July 17, All the Nations Assembly of God Church, 600 Landis Ave. $25 to $125. spaceforher.org732-966-5809, [email protected]
BRIDGETON “Furs, Feathers and Scales”, free “Out to Lunch” program for children, 1 p.m., Cohanzick Zoo, Bridgeton Park, 45 Mayor Aitken Drive. 856-453-1675.
ATLANTIC CITY Masters of illusion, 7 p.m., also July 20 and 21, 7 p.m. Harrah’s Atlantic City, Concert Hall, 777 Harrah’s Blvd. $28 to $48. harrahsresort.com800-242-7727.
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