Nightlife in Middlesex

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

Two or Four Hours of Pool for Two People at Sandcastle Billiards (50% Off)

Sandcastle Billiards


Customers play pool at an upscale billiards parlor that also features ping-pong, foosball, chess, and backgammon

$64 $32

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 37% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

Laser Spectacular’s The Spirit of Michael Jackson on Saturday, October 29 at 8 p.m.

Laser Spectacular's The Spirit of Michael Jackson

Bergen Performing Arts Center

Lasers, 3-D holographics, and large-screen video projections pay tribute to the music of Michael Jackson while dancers take the stage

$24.20 $12

truTV's Impractical Jokers Live: Nitro Circus Spectacular

truTV's Impractical Jokers Live: Nitro Circus Spectacular

Prudential Center

The quartet behind the prank show Impractical Jokers take the stage for an evening of comedy and never-before-seen TV clips

$78.05 $39

Titans of Tribute XVII feat. Lady Picture Show, Lounge Act, and The Nimrods on Friday, December 9 at 7 p.m.

Titans of Tribute XVII

Starland Ballroom

Bands honor Stone Temple Pilots, Nirvana, and Green Day with pitch-perfect tribute sets

$15.50 $5

2 Tickets to “A Charlie Brown Christmas” on December 22 at 7 p.m.

2 Tickets to “A Charlie Brown Christmas”

Wellmont Theater

The beloved holiday special about everyone’s favorite blockhead discovering the true meaning of Christmas comes to the stage

$57.60 $25

Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Co. on November 3 at 8 p.m.

Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Co.

Mayo Performing Arts Center

Actors from the improv troupe that launched the careers of Amy Poehler and Adam McKay craft stories and scenes from audience suggestions

$30 $15

Vanessa Williams on Friday, November 25, at 8 p.m.

Vanessa Williams

Union County Performing Arts Center

Singer, actress, and dancer performs hits from throughout her decades-long career, including hits such as “Save the Best for Last”

$55 $28

The Monkees – Good Times: The 50th Anniversary Tour on October 26 at 8 p.m.

The Monkees

State Theatre New Jersey

Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork treat fans to a treasure chest of hits and deep cuts in celebration of their 50th anniversary and new album

$77.85 $25

David Cassidy on October 27 at 8 p.m.

David Cassidy

Count Basie Theatre

Former teenage star of The Partridge Family and tenor voice behind “I Think I Love You” pulls songs from his decades-long career

$99.50 $10

Matilda The Musical through November 20

"Matilda the Musical"

Shubert Theatre

A precocious young girl surrounded by verbally abusive adults finds her only joy in books—and wreaking havoc with her telekinesis

$88.50 $59

Mockstrocity Tour feat. Mac Sabbath and Metalachi on March 28 at 8 p.m.

Mockstrocity Tour feat. Mac Sabbath, Metalachi, and Okilly Dokilly

Wellmont Theater

Parody bands Mac Sabbath, Metalachi, and Okilly Dokilly transform classic songs into their own masterpieces during the Mockstrocity Tour

$28.80 $10

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes (November 11—23)

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes

Radio City Music Hall

Make memories with the world-famous Rockettes, a production featuring the high-kicking dance troupe and other holiday showstoppers

$75.80 $45

Admission to Zombie Survival Game on October 22 or 29 (Up to 35% Off)

Interactive Outdoor Theatre


Pandemic: Condemned is an immersive zombie showdown. Participants will face off against zombies and must attempt to outlast waves of attacks

$100 $65

The Sweet Spot Philadelphia: Red Light Special Burlesque Variety Show on November 2 or 3 at 8 p.m.

The Sweet Spot Philadelphia: Red Light Special

Ruba Club Studios

Poets, burlesque performers, comics, and other artists explore sensuality in a high-energy performance devoted to “pop erotic arts”

$22.09 $11

"Avenue Q" (Through February 26)

"Avenue Q"

New World Stages

Mature musical follows a hybrid of puppets and humans as they look for love and purpose in New York City

$103.50 $45

Chris Young: I'm Comin' Over Tour with Dustin Lynch and Cassadee Pope on November 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Chris Young

Bob Carpenter Center at University of Delaware

Winner of Nashville Star lends his smooth baritone to hits including “Drinkin’ Me Lonely,” “Gettin’ You Home,” and “I’m Comin’ Over

$45.50 $29

Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime on January 17 at 7 p.m.

Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime

Starland Ballroom

Long-running Sublime tribute perfectly replicates the ska-rock legends, rolling out hits such as “What I Got” and “Santeria”

$36 $20

$17 for $30 Worth of Billiards — Q22 Billiards

Q 22 Billiards

Scotch Plains

From the merchant: Come and enjoy the clean and newly remodeled Q22 Billiards. 14 tables, 7 flat screen tv’s,VIP room. BYOB

$30 $17

The Fab Faux Performing "Sgt. Pepper" on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at 8 p.m.

The Fab Faux

Wellmont Theater

Acclaimed tribute act featuring “Conan”’s Jimmy Vivino play the Beatles’ classic Sgt. Pepper in honor of its 50th anniversary

$65.25 $25

"The Illusionists – Turn of the Century" on Broadway (November 27–December 21)

The Illusionists - Turn of the Century

Palace Theatre

Master illusionists, escape artists, clairvoyants, and puppet artists turn back the clock to present feats from magic’s golden age

$101 $69

Entry for One or Two to 2016 Philly Fall Crawl on Saturday, November 5th (Up to 38% Off)

Philly Fall Crawl

Irish Pub

Celebrate the season of changing leaves and darkening beers with a bar crawl to 12 fun pubs

$20 $13

A Holiday Tribute to Motown on Saturday, December 10, at 8 p.m.

A Holiday Tribute to Motown

Union County Performing Arts Center

A stunning, 30-song tribute celebrates the holidays with the music of Marvin Gaye, the Four Tops, the Supremes, and many more

$45 $22.50

Murder-Mystery Dinner for One or Two at The Murder Mystery Co. (Up to 50% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.

Central Jersey

Interactive murder mystery dinner starring professional actors testing guests’ sleuthing skills throughout a three course meal

$60 $29.99

The Havana Cuba All-Stars: "Cuban Nights" - Tuesday November 22, 2016 / 8:00pm

Mayo Performing Arts Center

Mayo Performing Arts Center

$44 $27.50

Standup Comedy Show for Two (October 14–April 15)

Punch Line Philly

Punch Line Philly

Tony Woods, Brent Morin, Nikki Glaser, and other nationally touring comedians pack the schedule through next April

$50 $15

Michael Carbonaro LIVE! (as seen on The Carbonaro Effect) on Friday, December 30, at 7 p.m.

Michael Carbonaro

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

The multi-talented Michael Carbonaro—who has his own show on TruTV—blends comedy and award-winning magic into one dazzling performance

$44.46 $35

Colbie Caillat Acoustic Concert with Justin Young on Friday, October 28, at 8 p.m.

Colbie Caillat + Justin Young and High Dive Heart

Keswick Theatre

Folk-pop singer-songwriter behind “Bubbly” and “Brighter than the Sun” performs acoustic renditions of her hits; Justin Young opens

$51 $35

Zoso — Led Zeppelin Tribute on Friday, November 4, at 7 p.m.


Starland Ballroom

Popular Led Zeppelin tribute act mirrors the famous rock band in looks, spirit, and impeccable musicianship throughout a long list of hits

$22.50 $10

Select Local Merchants

  • Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub
    Wine and dine at Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub in Middlesex. Complement your meal with a beer or wine from this restaurant's delightful drink menu. Having trouble finding that family-friendly restaurant everyone will love? This restaurant serves all ages, so little ones are welcome to come along, too. Just around the workday bend are Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub's happy hour food and drink bargains. Be sure to check out Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub's outdoor seating when the climate is right. Up for grabs (and free of charge) is Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub's wifi. For an eclectic twist on traditional dining, live music is often featured at Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub as well. If you're heading out on a Friday or Saturday, keep in mind that the restaurant gets busy. You'll find most people wearing their favorite T-shirt and pair of jeans, as casual dining is Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub's style. Getting your food to go is also an option. At Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub, you won't have to worry about circling the block multiple times to find parking. Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub offers various parking options, including bike parking. We've got news: Great taste doesn't always come with a hefty price tag. For astonishingly affordable prices (and delicious dishes), treat your taste buds to Ferraro's Pizzeria & Pub.
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    Middlesex, NJ US
  • Tim Kerwin's Tavern
    Enjoy a freshly tossed pizza loaded with toppings at Tim Kerwin's Tavern in Middlesex. Low-fat and gluten-free options are featured on the menu. Be sure to complete your meal at this pizzeria with a drink from the pizzeria's full bar. Raise your glass at Tim Kerwin's Tavern's happy hour. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful weather during your meal at Tim Kerwin's Tavern. Patrons are often seen swaying in their seats thanks to performances from Tim Kerwin's Tavern's live musical groups or DJs. It's easy to get down and dance at Tim Kerwin's Tavern when there's a live DJ spinning the best beats. Weekends can get packed, so take advantage of the pizzeria's reservations. Meeting the gang for a movie? Pick up some food from this pizzeria. Through their catering service, Tim Kerwin's Tavern can also set out a delicious spread for your next party. Take the car and arrive promptly to dinner; parking is plentiful, so don't worry about setting aside time to search for a space. Tim Kerwin's Tavern is a mid-priced establishment, with the average meal costing under $30. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all served at Tim Kerwin's Tavern, so come by whenever it fits your schedule. When pizza is on your mind, head over to Tim Kerwin's Tavern and enjoy a fresh slice of goodness.
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    Middlesex, NJ US
  • Avellino Italian Restaurant
    Located in Dunellen's Dunellen neighborhood, Avelino Italian Restaurant is a fantastic spot to knock back a drink or two with friends. There are plenty of TVs in the bar to go around as well, so diners don't have to worry about missing out on anything. Wireless Internet access is just a click away at Avelino Italian Restaurant. Your large group can all sit together at Avelino Italian Restaurant. Make a reservation to ensure your table is ready when you are. Dress is typically casual at Avelino Italian Restaurant, so leave the fancy duds behind for the evening. This bar accommodates your schedule. Pick it up yourself or have it delivered to your door. For the tastes of Avelino Italian Restaurant from the comfort of your next party, the bar also offers catering services. Street and lot parking is simple near Avelino Italian Restaurant. Prices are affordable, with a typical meal running under $30.
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    Dunellen, NJ US
  • Boulevard Pub
    Snack on tasty pub fare at Orlando Commercial Development, a local favorite. A night out deserves a drink to celebrate, and this restaurant has the perfect selection of beer and wine to go with your meal. Enjoy discounted food and drinks at Orlando Commercial Development's happy hour. Orlando Commercial Development provides seasonal outdoor seating — be sure to grab a chair before it's too late. Orlando Commercial Development is a suitable restaurant for both large and small groups. It's time to gather up the party people. Serve them great food from Orlando Commercial Development. Orlando Commercial Development is located near a parking lot, which many diners take advantage of. For a quick and easy payment solution at Orlando Commercial Development, pay by major credit card. When you want to relax and grab a quick bite to eat, come munch on some pub fare at Orlando Commercial Development.
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    Middlesex, NJ US
  • Buzzy's Food and Spirit's
    Munch on tasty pub grub at Buzzy's Restaurant and Pub. Enjoy a drink with your dinner — this restaurant has a full bar to serve up a glass of wine, beer, or more. Bring the whole family to this restaurant, where kiddos are welcomed with open arms. Buzzy's Restaurant and Pub features some of the most affordable happy hour deals in town. Get connected at lightning fast speeds with Buzzy's Restaurant and Pub's complimentary wifi. Catering services are also available. Dining out isn't your only option here — pickup is available, too. Restaurant customers can take advantage of the nearby parking options. For those who travel by bike, Buzzy's Restaurant and Pub offers bike racks for diners. For an indulgent meal of classic pub food, Buzzy's Restaurant and Pub is the place to bring your best buds for a night out.
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    Piscataway Township, NJ US
  • Maggie Murray's Pub House
    For an entree that scores high on the taste test, try one of the many options available at Maggie Murray's Pub House in Dunellen. Beer, wine, and more are also available from this restaurant's extensive drink list. Looking for a good happy hour? Head to Maggie Murray's Pub House and treat yourself to a bite or a drink for a discounted price. Dance the night away while Maggie Murray's Pub House's DJ spins the latest tunes. Those hoping to avoid the weekend rush will do best visiting the restaurant during the week. Patrons are provided with sufficient parking nearby. Cyclists will also appreciate the plentiful space to lock up their bikes outside the restaurant. Our goals are simple. Keep you fed and happy. With outstanding food and drinks priced under $15, we succeed on both counts.
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    Dunellen, NJ US