*The Sax Man ™- courtesy of WBGO

Fall into Endless Arts with great events happening all around town. This postindustrial oasis spurs creative minds and souls, producing style bibles, and works of art that matter. Open Doors and wander through our galleries, our artist studios and exhibitions.

Words will be spoken, as poet laureates and gifted poets perform at the Dodge Poetry Festival, the largest poetry festival in North America. 

Find new rhythms as legendary jazz artists take the stage at the TD James Moody Jazz Festival. Meet WBGO, Newark’s Public Radio and legendary jazz radio station, for good vibes and great events. Dive deep into history and get rewarded with fabulous celebrations as Newark marks it's 350th birthday. 

Go native. See America in a whole new light through the newly redesigned Native American galleries at the Newark Museum curated by some super heavyweights in the art world. It’s a total knockout. Sparks will fly, as violinist  Sarah Chang lends her firepower for the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra season opener.

Say hey to superstars, Drake, Steve Martin, and R. Kelly are gonna rock this town. Trumpets will blare, dancers will move in unconventional ways, laughter will be heard from afar. You won’t want to miss a single happening.

Happy people share their festival photos with the hashtag #EndlessArts or #NewarkHappening + the world becomes a better place! 

Find yourself in the center of it all, Newark. 



Open Doors
Open doors and explore Newark's indie arts scene close up with endless events and happenings around town
Dodge Poetry
The fourteen biennial Poetry Festivals combined have drawn approximately 155,000 people from 43 states--
Newark Museum
"A good museum attracts, entertains, arouses curiosity, leads to questioning—and thus promotes learning."
TD James Moody Democracy of Jazz Festival
Find your rhythm as legendary artists take the stage at New Jersey Performing Arts Center for the TD James Moody Democracy of Jazz Festival
WBGO is a publicly-supported, cultural institution that champions jazz and presents news to a worldwide audience through radio, other technologies and events.
Newark 350
Newark Celebration 350 (NC 350) is a year-long jubilee of unique events and festivities commemorating the 350th anniversary of the city of Newark’s founding....
The Newark Downtown District, Newark's special improvement district of the central business area, is a privately funded 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization,...
Newark Happening
Newark's got it going on. Say hey to superstars, to indie artists, comedians, poets and performers. Free yourself; give in to the rhythms of Newark...