Arts & Culture

It’s The Sooooounds…of The City: NJPAC’s Summertime Series is Here!



NJPAC’s Sounds of the City, the annual tradition of free outdoor concerts on downtown Newark’s doorstep has returned for another season! Affectionately known as “Sounds,” the steamy kick-off last night featured DJ Felix Hernandez’s Rhythm Revue, an annual favorite, who got the crowd of over 3,000 …


It’s A Tough Job, But Someone’s Gotta Do It!



It’s that time of the year…Gala Tasting! We all have to do tasks at work that are laborious and no fun. Well this sure isn’t one!! Prior to the Gala in early fall, we discuss with the catering team at Theater Square Events the theme …

WA Members Talk

FLOTUS is First Guest-Editor MORE Magazine


Gina Partite, WA Summer 2015 Intern reads for inspiration. MORE Magazine welcomed First Lady Michele Obama as their very FIRST guest-editor, or more appropriately, Inspirer-in-Chief, as More Editor-in-Chief Lesley Jane Seymour coined.   To put frankly, The First Lady pretty much killed it as she spoke out about …

We Love

We Love Ashley Graham!



  We love model, body activist and entrepreneur Ashley Graham SO much…we invited her to our Spring Luncheon & Auction on May 3 as our keynote speaker. You know…THE Ashley Graham…the cover model on Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit edition 2016, and Maxim’s April 2016 issue, and on GLAMOUR’s spring special edition 2016?!? …

Upcoming Events


Spotlight Gala 2017: NJPAC’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

Date: Saturday, September 23 Time: 5:30 pm – 11:30 pm Location: NJPAC 1 Center Street Newark, NJ 07102 About the…

Recent Events


Annual Spring Luncheon & Auction 2017

Featuring: A panel discussion led by Grace Bonney founder of the blog and author of a new book called In the Company…


Annual Members Meeting 2016

Date: Wednesday, December 7 Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am Location: The Chase Room NJPAC 1 Center Street Newark, NJ…


Annual Spotlight Gala 2016

Date: Saturday, October 1 Time: 5:30 pm – 11:30 pm Location: NJPAC 1 Center Street Newark, NJ 07102 About the Event:…


NJPAC Performances


The Gipsy Kings feat. Nicolas Reyes & Tonino Baliardo

For 30 years now, the acclaimed Gipsy Kings have captured the world’s imagination, ever since the release of their self-titled…


Art of Rap: DMX / Raekwon / Ghostface Killah / Mobb Deep / O50 / Harlem 6 / Mysonne

This electrifying tribute brings together a who’s-who of some of the hottest artists in hip-hop: DMX, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Mobb…


Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City: Felix Hernandez's Rhythm Revue Dance Party

This summer, NJPAC welcomes back the popular live version of the metro area’s first and longest-running radio show dedicated to…