Nightlife in Rahway

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

Fearless Icon for Two at 7 p.m. on November 27 or December 11

Fearless Icon

Union County Performing Arts Center

Contests sing and dance their way through five elimination rounds to prove that they have what it takes to be a Broadway star

$30 $15

The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience (October 28–30)

The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience

Monmouth Park Racetrack

More than 5,000 jack o’ lanterns line a quarter-mile path, illuminating the night with everything from superheroes to dinosaurs

$16 $13

Two or Four Hours of Pool for Two People at Sandcastle Billiards (62% Off)

Sandcastle Billiards


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

$64 $24

$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

$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

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

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

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 47% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

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

$20.99 $14.99

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

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

Beer Tasting with Growlers for Two or Four at Weyerbacher Brewing Company (Up to 54% Off)

Weyerbacher Brewing Company

Weyerbacher Brewing Company

Hang out in brewery’s casual Tap Room while sampling flagship beers such as Last Chance IPA, a West Coast–style IPA, or seasonal offerings.

$26 $12

Comedy Show for Two or Four with Wings or Mozzarella Sticks at The Comedy Cove At Scotty's (Up to 61% Off)

The Comedy Cove at Scotty's


Comedy club with an outdoor tiki bar hosts weekly shows, including sets from pros featured on Last Comic Standing and The Tonight Show

$48.95 $21

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

$30.55 $18

Standup Comedy for Two, Three, or Four at Dangerfield’s Comedy Club

Dangerfield's Comedy Club

Dangerfield's Comedy Club

Comedy club hosts the cream of the gut-busting crop, with nationally recognized comedians taking the stage each night

$40 $5

"Fiddler on the Roof" on Broadway (September 6–November 20)

"Fiddler on the Roof" on Broadway

Broadway Theatre

The beloved Tony-winning musical tells the tale of a rustic Jewish village through songs such as “Matchmaker”

$88.50 $69

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

"One Funny Mother" (Through January 7)

"One Funny Mother"

New World Stages

Comedian, former Miss New Jersey, and mother of three Dena Blizzard muses on the trials of motherhood and marriage in a one-woman show

$73 $35

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige on November 10 at 7 p.m.

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige: King and Queen of Hearts Tour

Madison Square Garden

Royalty of ’90s neo-soul join forces on nationwide tour that looks forward while hearkening back to a classic sound with guest Ro James

$76.30 $59

"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

Standup Comedy for Two, Four, or Six, Plus Tickets to Future Shows at New York Comedy Club (Up to 97% Off)

New York Comedy Club

New York Comedy Club

Every night hosts standup or themed events with up-and-coming comedians

$420 $15

"Drunk Shakespeare" at The Lounge (Up to 52% Off)

Drunk Shakespeare

The Lounge

The show that TimeOut New York calls a “live-action Drunk History” always starts the same way: one cast member downs shots of whiskey

$73 $35

Best of Bushwick Cocktail Tour Halloween Edition - Thursday October 27, 2016 / 6:00pm

Central Station


$40 $25.25

Friday Night Jazz Package for Two or Four at Trumpets Jazz Club & Restaurant (Up to 72% Off)

Trumpets Jazz Club & Restaurant


Enjoy an evening filled with music and elegant eats at this jazz club where the greats stop in

$66 $19

Shelly Garrett's "Beauty Shop" 30th Anniversary on October 30 at 2 p.m.

Shelly Garrett's "Beauty Shop"

Kings Theatre

Adultery, hygiene, and dirty talk—all are regular topics of discussion in Big Mama Lucille’s beauty shop, now celebrating its 30th year

$53.60 $39

Standup Comedy Show for Two (Through December 11)

Comic Strip Live

Comic Strip Live

Comedy club welcomes local and nationally touring standup comedians to its stage

$40 $10

Two Hard Cider Tastings, Glasses, and Tour of Cidery for Two or Four at Bad Seed Cider Co (Up to 50% Off)

Bad Seed Cider Co

Bad Seed Cider Co

Tours let visitors explore the Bad Seed Cider Co’s cellars and bottling line followed by a tasting of the small batch hard ciders on tap

$20 $12

Horror-Themed Dinner for Two or Four at Jekyll and Hyde Restaurant and Bar (Up to 54% Off)

Jekyll and Hyde Restaurant and Bar

West Village

Horror-themed tavern features classic burgers, pasta, and pub fare served by a staff of costumed actors; animatronic monsters line the walls

$106.85 $53

Presale: HOT for the Holidays with Travi$ Scott, Young Thug, Joey Badass and More on Saturday, December 3, at 8 p.m.

HOT for the Holidays feat. Young Thug, Travis Scott, Jidenna, Joey Bada$$, and Kehlani

Prudential Center

Travi$ Scott, Young Thug, Joey Bada$$, Jidenna, and Kehlani join a TBA A-list recording artist for this holiday-themed show by HOT97

$72.90 $49

Presale: Keyshia Cole, Jagged Edge, Tank, and Monifah on Friday, November 11, at 8 p.m.

Keyshia Cole, Jagged Edge & Tank

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

Grammy-nominated R&B stars come together for an evening of hits, from “Let It Go” and “Heaven Sent” to “Where the Party At” and “Promise”

$67.30 $55

Select Local Merchants

  • Waiting Room
    The Waiting Room is serving up American favorites with a tasty tweak. The Waiting Room is fully loaded with TVs for your viewing pleasure. This restaurant is kid-friendly, so little ones are welcome to tag along. Dine out in the open during The Waiting Room's summer season when patio tables are available for use. Bring your laptop here and tap into the complimentary wifi. DJ fans will appreciate The Waiting Room's frequent live mixes. Weekend visitors to the restaurant are well advised to take advantage of the reservation system — crowds tend to pack the place on Fridays and Saturdays. The food's ready when you are. Come on in or carry out. Impress the visitors at your next gathering by calling in The Waiting Room for catering. There are many generous parking options near The Waiting Room, including street, valet and garage. For those who prefer to travel by bike, The Waiting Room is a great option due to its generous bike parking options. Who s hungry for great grub at a reasonable rate? The Waiting Room s yummy creations will leave a mark in your memory but not a dent in your pocketbook. The Waiting Room offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so stop by whenever is most convenient for you. For a meal truly worth eating, the place to go is definitely The Waiting Room who serves up the mouthwatering best food in town. There's no doubt about it. A satisfying meal can always be found at The Waiting Room. So what are you waiting for? Come see what the highly-rated American food at The Waiting Room is all about.
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    Rahway, NJ US
  • Rocky's Bar & Grill
    A top-rated restaurant in Rahway, Rocky's Bar and Grill offers a relaxed atmosphere with a delicious menu that features pub food. It's a culinary destination for those interested in good food. No specific attire is required, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the overall price can be a bit on the low side, you won't be sacrificing any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try. According to locals, it's been tabbed as a really good option for both large groups, in addition to dancing. WiFi is offered for anyone who'd like to get connected. If you just want to stop by for a drink, the restaurant has a good selection at its bar. A highly-regarded option in Rahway, you shouldn't walk away from Rocky's disappointed.
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    Rahway, NJ US
  • Rahway Dance Theatre
    The spectacular theater at Rahway's Rahway Dance Theatre will leave you begging for more. Brush up on your parallel parking skills — the theater's Irving St location offers nearby street parking.
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    Rahway, NJ US
  • Dancin In The Spotlight
    The spectacular theater at Rahway's Dancin in the Spotlight will leave you begging for more. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Rahway, NJ US
  • Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants
    Go beyond just beans and rice at Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants, and fill up on Mexican food that delivers a star-studded performance (according to fans' out-of-this-world, lip-smacking reviews). Follow the game or the news from the TVs in the bar. You won't need to get a sitter before heading to this bar — kids are more than welcome at this family-friendly establishment. Skip long waits and head to Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants with your large group for easy seating. Get online gratis thanks to Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants' complimentary wifi. Be prepared to raise your voice, though — the bar can get noisy. Weekends can get packed, so take advantage of the bar's reservations. Take it nice and easy at Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants, where casual dress is the rule of the day. Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants is known for serving great food, and they are able to serve it at your next event with their excellent catering. No delivery needed. In and out for carryout. Drivers can make use of the parking lots near Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants. Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants offers outdoor bike racks for cyclists. At Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants, you can pay with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or any other major credit card. Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants has three square meals a day on the menu, so swing by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. If you're one for sweets, be sure to check out the dessert options at Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants. Come experience an amazing array of Mexican dishes when you try the highly-rated Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants. So amp up your lunch hour and head over to Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants for a casual Mexican meal. You can explore a new and innovative side of Mexican cuisine when you opt to dine at the highly-rated Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurants.
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    Linden, NJ US
  • Amsterdam Alley
    A great drink spot, Amsterdam Alley is home to a nice selection of brews and cocktails in Linden's Linden district. Great food plus TV equals the perfect fan meal. Access the Internet free of charge via Amsterdam Alley's complimentary wifi. Outdoor seating is ready for diners on those warm summer days. There's often a DJ spinning as well, and patrons are encouraged to step out on the dance floor. Between the music and the crowds, be prepared for a lot of noise at this bar. If crowds aren't your thing, it's best to visit Amsterdam Alley during the slower weekday hours. Or, take your food to go. Get in and out of the car quickly with no-hassle parking located all around the bar. A meal at Amsterdam Alley will typically set you back about $30.
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    Linden, NJ US