Community & Family Programs
Families will find lots of fun things to do at State Theatre New Jersey all year round! Our engaging performances, workshops, and other activities are a great way for families to play and learn together.
State Theatre New Jersey is also committed to making quality arts experiences accessible to disadvantaged, underserved, and special-needs groups. Working with our community partners, we provide thousands of underserved individuals with free and subsidized education and community engagement programs designed to enrich the people's lives in our diverse community.
Presented by State Theatre New Jersey, New Brunswick Cultural Center, NBPAC, and Above Art Studios, this annual FREE outdoor family-friendly festival celebrates the vibrant arts and history of New Brunswick and Middlesex County. The festival features live music and dance performances, dance classes for kids and adults, an Arts Market, craft vendors, free balloon animals and face painting, a health & wellness tent, a history corner featuring historical interpreters, arts & crafts activities, games, free Henna and caricatures, giveaways, and more.
Grant funding has been provided by the Middlesex County Board of County Commissioners through a grant award from the Middlesex County Cultural and Arts Trust Fund.