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Middlesex County Jazz Festival 2023
There is a festival happening in Perth Amboy, New Jersey.
- As of August 17, 2023, these are the details that have been released about this event.
Middlesex County Jazz Festival
Come enjoy the local talent! Bring your own chair.
When is this festival?
September 28, 2023 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
When is the raindate?
No rain date information has been provided.
Is this a one day only festival? Does this event repeat?
The Middlesex County Jazz Festival will be held from September 28 – October 1, 2023.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?Outdoor
Is registration required?No
What is there to do at this festival in Middlesex County?
The Middlesex County Jazz Festival will have the following activities:
- Live music at various locations all weekend long
Entertainment Schedule and Locations
Here’s a look at the live entertainment for the Middlesex County Jazz Festival:
- Thursday, September 28 in Edison at Papaianni Park (The Middlesex County Jazz Festival – Edison takes place rain or shine.)
- 6:00pm – 6:30pm – JP Stevens Jazz Ensemble, John Zazzedi, Director
- 6:30pm – 7:30pm – The Delegations
- 7:30pm – 8:30pm – Victor Quezada and his Latin Jazz Band
- Friday, September 29 in Perth Amboy at The Historic Perth Amboy Ferry Slip (In case of rain, the event will be held at the Perth Amboy Public Library located at 196 Jefferson St.)
- 7:00pm – 8:00pm – Julian Meyers Koncept
- 8:00pm – 9:00pm – Forbidden Tropics
- Saturday, September 30 in New Brunswick on Livingston Ave. in front of the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center(NBPAC) (The Middlesex County Jazz Festival – New Brunswick is rain or shine.)
- 1:00pm – 1:45pm – New Brunswick Jazz Project Brass
- 2:15pm – 3:30pm – Conrad Herwig Latin Side All-Stars
- 4:00pm – 5:30pm – Nat Adderley Jr. Quartet
- Saturday, September 30 in Metuchen on Halsey Street – Metuchen Station Lot 6 (In the event of extreme weather conditions, event will be held at Metuchen High School at 400 Grove Avenue near Middlesex Ave (Rt 27). Call 732-632-8502)
- 6:00pm – 6:30pm – Jill Justin Dance Alliance
- 6:30pm – 7:00pm – Metuchen High School Jazz Ensemble (big band) ft. John Messenger Band Director
- 7:00pm – 8:00pm – Molly Ryan and Manhattan Premier
- 8:00pm – 9:00pm – Cyrus Chestnut Quartet
- Sunday, October 1 in Woodbridge at Parker Press Park (In the event of bad weather, show will move inside WHS. Day of show concert info 732-602-6045)
- 3:00pm – 3:30pm – Woodbridge HS Jazz Choir
- 3:45pm – 5:00pm – Edmar Castaneda Quartet
- 5:15pm – 6:30pm – Alicia Olatuja Quintet
What is the admission price?
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Jersey Family Fun is not directly involved with this event and therefore can not answer specific questions about it. Please contact the listed organizer with any questions regarding this event.
Where is this festival happening?
This festival is happening at various locations. Please see description.