Events & Features

Events & Features
A bit of everything -- events, local highlights, arts & culture.

Capital Health Hopewell and HV Arts Council Feature the Artists of Yardley

Capital Health-Hopewell, in partnership with the Hopewell Valley Arts Council, will be presenting “SERENITY,” an art exhibition this month featuring the artworks and personal reflections of the Artists of Yardley (AOY), a non-profit organization, dedicated to nurturing the creative spirit of the community.

Lawrence Hopewell Trail to Host 5th Annual Full Moon Ride

The Lawrence Hopewell Trail’s fifth annual Full Moon Ride will be a magical event, featuring a Mercer Meadows pond alight with floating lanterns, a ride through “Firefly Lane” with twinkling lights in the tree canopy, and live music, among other activities, on Sunday, August 26.

ArtSpace Exhibit “Healing through Art” on View at D&R Greenway

D&R Greenway Land Trust is partnering with HomeFront’s ArtSpace program for the first time to present Healing in Nature, on view August 1 through 31, at D&R Greenway’s Johnson Education Center.

Hopewell Restaurant Week — Now Through August 15

Hopewell Restaurant Week is back again!  With ten of the area’s most delicious eateries participating, this year is sure to be the most delicious week in Hopewell. The event will run through August 15 with hours, cost, and menus varying by location.

Award-Winning Local Author Imbalzano Releases Third Novel

"Sworn to Forget" is the first novel in the Sworn Sisters Series released this month for worldwide distribution. Due to the positive reception received for her first two books, “Unchained Memories” and “Dancing in the Sand,” The Wild Rose Press signed Imbalzano to a multi-book contract for this series about four high school girlfriends, now in their early thirties,...

Mercer County Senior Art Show This Month

The 2018 Mercer County Senior Art Show will take place from July 18 through August 3 at the Meadow Lakes Gallery in East Windsor.

Plein-Air Painters of Princeton on View at D&R Greenway

What does Princeton have in common with Giverny? Its own corps of plain-air painters actively immortalizing natural scenes in and around the town. D&R Greenway Land Trust’s Evelyne V. Johnson Gallery shimmers with plein-air art just completed, on view through July 25.

Howell Farm to Offer Evening Hayrides

The Mercer County Park Commission will offer Saturday evening hayrides at Howell Living History Farm on Saturday, July 14, and Saturday, July 21, from 5pm to 8pm. 

Jazz Festival Returns to Mercer County

The Mercer County Jazz Festival returns to the Festival Grounds on Saturday, July 7, from 2 to 8pm. Come out to Mercer County Park to enjoy a mix of contemporary, soul, and bebop jazz.

Record Crowd Celebrates the Sourlands

The Sourland Music Festival began at Hillbilly Hall as a fun event with a few local bands.  Over fifteen years, the event has evolved into a celebration of the Sourland Mountain region.