5 Favorite Things: May 17th - 23rd


Music Megapalooza

Saturday, May 18th - 11 am - 4 pm

Madison High School

Only happens once every other year! Join 20+ ensembles with over 800 student musicians in a day that celebrates the arts in Madison schools. Each ensemble will perform, culminating in a finale featuring all 800+ student musicians and singers. Admission is free. Face painting and other art activities plus plenty of festive concessions, are available for a nominal fee.

Click here for more info.


The Illusionists: LIve from Broadway

Saturday, May 18th - 3 pm

Mayo Performing Arts Center

This mind-blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of the most incredible Illusionists on earth.This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions.  

The Illusionists: Live from Broadway has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. 

Ages 8+

Tickets: $49 - $89

Visit the theatre website for tickets.


Animaniacs in Concert Starring Voice Legend Rob Paulsen

Satuday, May 18th - 7 pm

Union Performing Arts Center, Rahway

Take the kids down nostalgia lane with this legendary tribute to your favorite 90’s show.

Legendary voice actor Rob Paulsen, who has delighted generations of animation fanatics with his signature roles in Pinky and the Brain, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and other film and television projects, will be joined by Animaniacs composer Randy Rogel in Animaniacs in Concert.

The show will feature a full orchestra as they perform more than a dozen songs from the 90’s hit show.  The show features live music and voice work from Paulsen and music from Rogel while beloved Animaniacs cartoons are screened.

Visit the theatre website for tickets.


Double Dare Live

Sunday, May 19th - 7 pm

Mayo Performing Arts Center

On your mark, get set,go! The messiest game show on TV is now the messiest game show on the road. Double Dare Live is coming to Morristown and will bring all the action and excitement of Nickelodeon’s hugely popular TV show to the stage. 

All the slime soaking, pie plastering, and booger busting will be hosted by the Double Dare legend himself Marc Summers. Bring your whole family to the show you loved as a child. You might even get chosen to compete to win by answering brain-bending trivia questions, complete messy physical stunts and even run the legendary obstacle course. 

Visit the theatre website for tickets and info.

National Public Gardens Week Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, May 19th - 9 am - 3:30 pm

Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Celebrate this event with a special free scavenger hunt. Discover the beauty of the Arboretum and its gardens.

Visit the website for information.