Upcoming Newark Events, Great Shopping & Dining – Go Ironbound!
12/1-2 - Michael Feinstein’s American Songbook 12/1 - NJ Speakers Series: Racism in America – Panel Discussion 12/3 - Broadway Sings the Muppet Christmas Carol 12/3 - Hot 97’s Hot for the Holidays 12/3 - Kevin James 12/4 - Cinderella: State Ballet Theatre of Russia 12/9 - The Piano Guys 12/10 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear & Other Treasured Stories by Eric Carle 12/10 - Share and Care 34th Anniversary Gala 12/11 - Martin Lawrence: Doing Time Comedy Tour 12/12 - One-on-One at NJPAC 12/15 - Jazz Jam Sessions 12/15 - An Evening with Neil DeGrasse Tyson 12/16 - Paul Anka 12/17 - Kwanzaa Festival 12/17 - Forces of Nature Dance Theatre Company with Special Guest Les Nubians 12/17 - Hip Hop Nutcracker featuring Kurtis Blow 12/18 - Handel’s Messiah with Members of the NJSO 12/18 - Jose Feliciano: Feliz Navidad Show 12/30 - Michael Carbonaro Live!
12/1 - Seton Hall vs. Columbia 12/2 - Mega 97.9 FM Megabash 12/3 - Hot 97’s Hot for the Holidays 12/4 - A For King and Country Featuring Lauren Daigle 12/6 - NJ Devils vs Vancouver Canucks 12/9 - NJ Devils vs St. Louis Blues 12/10 - Never Forget Tribute Classic (Notre Dame vs Villanova; Penn State vs Pitt) 12/11 - Martin Lawrence Doing Time: Uncut 12/17 - Seton Hall vs Delaware 12/18 - Andrea Bocelli 12/20 - NJ Devils vs Nashville Predators 12/22 - NJ Devils vs Philadelphia Flyers 12/23 - Seton Hall vs Rutgers 12/26 - Trans-Siberian Orchestra 12/27 - NJ Devils vs Pittsburgh Penguins 12/31 - NJ Devils vs Washington Capitals
Newark Regional Business Partnership Tours Ironbound & East Ward
The Ironbound Business Improvement District hosted nearly 30 members of the Newark Regional Business Partnership during the organization's recent tour of the East Ward.
IBID Executive Director Seth A. Grossman welcomed the Partnerships members and made a presentation on economic development activity in the Ironbound District.
(left to right) Seth A. Grossman, IBID Executive Director, Chip Hallock, President & CEO, Barbara E. Kauffman, Executive Vice President, Newark Regional Business Partnership, East Ward Councilman Augusto Amador, Joseph Della Fave, Executive Director, Ironbound Community Corporation.
New Video Spot Heralds Holidays in the Ironbound District!
Longtime Ironbound Resident Renato Baptista Honored
On behalf of the Newark Municipal Council, East Ward Councilman Augusto Amador presented a proclamation and a commemorative portrait painting by Camilo Satiro, an acclaimed local artist, to longtime Ironbound resident Renato Baptista for his dedication and contributions to the Ironbound and Brazilian communities in Newark.
At the presentation ceremony during the Ironbound Business Improvement District (IBID) September board meeting, Councilman Amador noted his respect and admiration for Baptista, a retired businessman who serves as Treasurer of the Ironbound District’s board of directors. “This is a testimony to what Renato Baptista has meant to this community for more than 50 years and to his work on behalf of the people of Newark,” the Councilman noted.
Visitors to Newark, New Jersey, the state’s largest and most dynamic city, have come to know that dining and shopping in the Ironbound will be a highlight of their trip. The district is close to all of Newark’s top destinations including the Prudential Center, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark Museum, Rutgers University,even Red Bull Arena just across the Passaic River in nearby Harrison. Because of the Ironbound’s strategic location at a nexus for transportation, travelers arriving by air, rail, bus or automobile will find the district easily accessible no matter where you are heading in the region.