Get ready for the 2017 Newark International Film Festival

The Newark International Film Festival will return to town on September 8th and run through the 10th.

Lights Out: Newark Museum will host an eclipse viewing this coming Monday

The Newark Museum will host a viewing of the solar eclipse that will dim the afternoon sky this coming Monday, August 21st.

Women-focused crowdfunding platform in Newark is accepting its first cohort of businesses seeking capital

A new women-focused crowdfunding platform has just launched in Newark and is accepting businesses into its inaugural cohort.

1st annual New Jersey Black Expo will come to Robert Treat Hotel on August 26th

The 1st Annual New Jersey Black Expo will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Best Western Robert Treat Hotel (50 Park Place) downtown Newark. RSVP for free passes at brickc.it/blackexpo2017.

5th Annual Hot Rods & Classic Car Show Returns to Newark’s North Ward

Hot cars, cool music, great food and fun for the whole family will return to Mt. Prospect Avenue in Newark’s historic Forest Hill neighborhood when Mt. Prospect Partnership (MPP) joins with Councilman Anibal Ramos, Jr. to present the 5th Annual Hot Rods & Classic Car Show on Sunday, September 10th from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

We checked in with Sofar Sounds Newark’s Elliott James ahead of the 3rd show in the series

We checked in with Elliott about how Sofar Sounds, the “secret” concert series that recently launched in Newark, are going so far.

Lincoln Park Music Festival will return to Newark for the 12th time this upcoming weekend

The annual Lincoln Park Music Festival will return to Newark for the twelfth time when it stages three days of concerts this upcoming weekend, from July 28 through the 30th.

“Down Neck,” a play about the Ironbound in 1967, will be staged at Newark Riverfront Park in August

Award-winning playwright Pia Wilson’s play about the Ironbound, aptly titled “Down Neck,” will return to Newark with a performance at Newark Riverfront Park on August 19th at 7:30 p.m.