Starting March 8, 2017 | Explore Warren

 

Starting March 8, 2017

“I don’t mind going back to daylight saving time. With inflation, the hour will be the only thing I've saved all year.” - Victor Borge

So consider this your friendly reminder to set your clocks ahead one hour before you go to bed Saturday night, after a fun-filled day that may include hunter education, maple sugaring, wine & art, a choice of two Murder Mystery Dinners, live music...

Read on for all this and more, and start planning for St. Patty's Day next weekend! Happy Daylight Savings Time, and Happy Wanderings!

 

This Week: 

Open Mic Night at Panther Pub

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm
Open Mic Night hosted by Gabriel Francis the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Come on out and play some music!

Positivity Summit at Rutherfurd Hall

Friday, March 10, 2017 to Saturday, March 11, 2017
2 days,1 mission: CHANGE THE WORLD!

John Cain and $5 Build Your Own Hotdog Bar at Brook Hollow

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
Come enjoy free live music with family, friends, and delicious wines! Wine for purchase by the bottle or glass at retail value, and $5 food. 

Live Jazz & Blues at Nonpareil

Friday, March 10, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
A long-time favorite on the local circuit, relax and soak in the soothing vocals of jazz and blues guitarist Lou Pompilio, who will be performing at Nonpareil for two gigs in March.

The Big Fuss band at Rock Creek Tavern

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 8:00pm
Enjoy live music in a relaxed atmosphere at Rock Creek Tavern. The Big Fuss bills itself at a "hard rockin' cover band" from central NJ. 

Plan B Pub: Glenn Roberts, plus Free Line Dancing Lessons

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 9:00pm
Grab your boots, grab your friends and come out for a fun night of music, food, drinks and dancing at Plan B Pub.

Hunter Education at Pequest

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Hunter Education at Pequest: Firearms at 9am; Turkey Hunting Seminar and Calling Clinic at 1pm on Saturday, March 11.

Maple Sugaring at Millbrook Village

Saturday, March 11, 2017 -
10:00am to 3:00pm
Chase those winter blues and visit Millbrook Village to see maple syrup or maple sugar being made. The sugar maples are tapped and the sap is flowing.

Vineyards Hold Wine & Art Show

Saturday, March 11, 2017 to Sunday, March 12, 2017
There are connoisseurs of fine wine and connoisseurs of fine art. Visit Vintage North Jersey member wineries this weekend and you can be a connoisseur of both!

Wine Tasting at Alba Vineyard

Saturday, March 11, 2017 to Sunday, March 12, 2017
"Celebrating 20 years of farming ~ New Jersey's most award winning vineyard." Alba is open every day for wine tastings, offering a wine experience unlike any other as guests sample award-winning wines paired with small bites.  Learn the story of each wine sampled, as well as Alba's history and winemaking style.

Live Music at Brook Hollow Winery - Michael Long

Saturday, March 11, 2017 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm
Come enjoy free live music with family, friends, and delicious wines! 

Murder Mystery Dinner at Four Sisters Winery

Saturday, March 11, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
It's not a typical "Who Done It" - it's the guests in the audience that create a witty, weaving story line.

Murder in the Wild West at Brook Hollow Winery

Saturday, March 11, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
It's 1884 in Bamboozle, Colorado, home of Civil War hero Colonel Karmel Korn. But not everyone in town thought the Colonel's Civil War actions were heroic. Earlier this week The Colonel was found shot to death. You, along with everyone in town are suspects!

The Tartan Terrors at CSC

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
"The heirs apparent to [Celtic] mayhem!" says Celtic Beat Magazine, and they're back by popular demand! The Tartan Terrors are their own Celtic Invasion, mixing rock's energy with traditional folklore, dance, and comedy. With an arsenal featuring classic pipes and fiddle, driving drum tones, and signature guitar styles, the performance also features award-winning Step and Highland Dancers. Orchestra seats sold out; balcony seats still available, so don't delay!

Bobby Clark at Rock Creek Tavern

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
Country recording artist and songwriter Bobby Clark "Plays it Hard" at Rock Creek Tavern!

Live Music at Plan B Pub: Big Boss Sausage

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 9:00pm
Members of the Big Boss Sausage have performed in almost every state in the nation at venues ranging from stadiums to gas stations. Their live shows are exhilarating and engaging.

Zaire Band at Bea McNally's

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00pm
Zaire was founded by three high school friends (Mike DiCenso, Jim Leahey and Matt Pisani). They play acoustic music with an emphasis on strong, tight 3-part harmonies.

Warren County History Museum at Bread Lock Park Open

Sunday, March 12, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Morris Canal Bread Lock Park is open daily until dusk, but the Warren County History Museum is open the second Sunday of the month, with models and displays of Warren County history with emphasis on the Morris Canal, Shippen Manor, Oxford Furnace, Thomas Edison's local businesses, and the Lenape Indians.
 

Live Music at Brook Hollow Winery - SAGE

Sunday, March 12, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Come enjoy free live music with family, friends, and delicious wines!

J.T. Rooney at Rock Creek Tavern

Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 3:00pm
Enjoy live music in a casual atmosphere at Rock Creek Tavern. Singer, guitar player, songwriter, occasional mandolin player J T Rooney plays here Sunday afternoon.

Paint & Sip: Spring Chicken

Monday, March 13, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Which came first? The chicken, or the egg? Or the sign with the chicken and "fresh eggs" label? Don't brood over the issue!
Community Corner: 

Kids Art Workshop Series at Rutherfurd Hall

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 3:45pmMonday, March 13, 2017 - 3:45pmMonday, March 20, 2017 - 3:45pmMonday, March 27, 2017 - 3:45pm
Does your child love art? If so, join us for a 4 week after school art program designed specifically for your creative child who loves to sketch!

Career & Life Transitions Center: Fresh Start Series

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
A series of five workshops conducted by NORWESCAP's Career & Life Transitions Center. Call  908-835-2624 to register for any or all.
 

Warren County Republican Women 2017 Scholarship Chili Dinner

Saturday, March 11, 2017 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Join us and warm up with good food for a great cause! WCRW are excited to be hosting the first ever Scholarship Chili Dinner at the Washington Borough Firehouse/Municipal Building.

Yoga with Delia six-week session

Monday, March 13, 2017Monday, March 20, 2017Monday, March 27, 2017Monday, April 3, 2017Monday, April 10, 2017Monday, April 24, 2017
The 6-Week Session starts March 13, with the Beginner class at 4pm and the 5-Techniques of Yoga class at 5:15pm. Cost is $78 for 6 Weeks or $16 per Walk-in Class.

Adults Paint Night at Rutherfurd Hall (RESCHEDULED)

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
Calling aspiring artists and wine lovers... time to get your hands dirty and cup full! Join us for a night of art therapy! Bring a bottle of wine and paint an awesome inspiring elephant!

Bottles and Brushes Paint Night at Rutherfurd Hall

Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Bring a bottle of wine to sip, and an empty one to paint! During this workshop we will be using recycled wine bottles & transform them into artistic masterpieces. $35/person.
Plan Ahead: 

WCARTS Meeting with Artist Beth Murphy

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
This March 16 WCArts group meeting (rescheduled from March 9) features artist Beth Murphy presenting her pressed botanical artwork - A fresh take on embracing the beauty surrounding us. Bring paper, a sketchpad, or materials of choice to draw/sketch with.

St. Patrick's Weekend at Buck Hill

Friday, March 17, 2017 to Sunday, March 19, 2017
Come and join us for a festive weekend filled with traditional Irish cuisine, green beers, and bagpipers as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all weekend long!

St. Patrick's Party at Luigi's Rancho

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
St. Patrick's Day Party with live band, Single Bullet Theory. Great food and drink specials!

St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Plan B Pub

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
On this day, everyone is Irish! The Dark River Band will be performing live at Plan B Pub on St. Patrick's Day, 9pm-midnight. Special St. Paddy's Day menu complete with green beer!

Roy's Hall: An Evening with Tony Furtado

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
Very few musicians of any stripe so personify a musical genre as completely as Tony Furtado embodies Americana roots music. Tony is an evocative and soulful singer, a wide-ranging songwriter and a virtuoso multi-instrumentalist adept on banjo, cello-banjo, slide guitar, and baritone ukulele, who mixes and matches sounds and styles with the flair of a master chef (he’s also an accomplished sculptor, but that’s another story). All the music of America is in Tony’s music.

St. Patrick's Day Party at Flynn's On The Hill

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 6:30pm
Come and celebrate all that is Irish! All you Lads and Lassies are invited to eat, drink, and be merry at Flynn's! All ages are welcome to enjoy Irish music and dance!

Barefoot Grape Stomping at Four Sisters Winery SOLD OUT!

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Stomp to the music and feel the sensation between your toes. Formal wine tasting, delicious spaghetti and meatballs dinner with tossed salad and homemade breads, wine cellar tour and ending with a dessert wine tasting. Includes wine glass to take home. $35/person plus tax and 10% gratuity.  Reservations required. Book early as this event will sell out every time. Call 908-475-3671.

Shamrock the House Dance featuring Uncle Rocco

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
7:00pm to 11:00pm
Presented by Belvidere Lions Club, this dance benefits its scholarship program and features local band Uncle Rocco. $25/person includes beer, soda and snacks.

XY Dance Project at CSC

Saturday, March 18, 2017
The XY Dance Project has a unique movement style that blends contemporary dance through the spiritual rhythms of African dance, the grace and peace of Tai Chi and the heart of street dance. Plus, master dance instructor Nijawwon Matthews, artistic director of XY Dance Project, will lead a workshop focusing on using breath to guide dancers through fluid phrasing using circulation, undulation, and spiral throughout the body.  Matthews will be focusing on helping the artists understand dynamics, musicality, phrasing and emotional intentions. The class is open to all level of dancers. Admission to the workshop is FREE with ticket purchase to the XY Dance Project Concert .  Regular admission to the workshop without ticket purchase is $15.

Comedy Night for the Ridge and Valley Conservancy

Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
Join comedians Johnny Lampert and Sherry Davey, two of the countries premier comedians for a night of laughter at Blair Academy’s Armstrong Hipkins Center in Blairstown.

Mountain Lake Fire Co. Ladies Aux. Buffet Breakfast

Sunday, March 19, 2017 -
8:00am to 11:30am
This buffet breakfast is back and boasts a large selection of great food and corned beef hash this month. Adults $8, Seniors $7 and Child $4. For more information, call 908-475-2036.

Barefoot Grape Stomping at Four Sisters Winery

Saturday, April 8, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Booking Now - the March 18 event is SOLD OUT! Stomp to the music and feel the sensation between your toes. Formal wine tasting, delicious spaghetti and meatballs dinner with tossed salad and homemade breads, wine cellar tour and ending with a dessert wine tasting. Includes wine glass to take home. $35/person plus tax and 10% gratuity.  Reservations required. 

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We hope you've found this to be informative, and now feel inspired to come out and explore Warren County! If so, please:
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This Week: 

Open Mic Night at Panther Pub

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

Open Mic Night hosted by Gabriel Francis the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Come on out and play some music!

Live Jazz & Blues at Nonpareil

Friday, March 10, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

A long-time favorite on the local circuit, relax and soak in the soothing vocals of jazz and blues guitarist Lou Pompilio, who will be performing at Nonpareil for two gigs in March.

The Big Fuss band at Rock Creek Tavern

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 8:00pm

Enjoy live music in a relaxed atmosphere at Rock Creek Tavern. The Big Fuss bills itself at a "hard rockin' cover band" from central NJ. 

Hunter Education at Pequest

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Hunter Education at Pequest: Firearms at 9am; Turkey Hunting Seminar and Calling Clinic at 1pm on Saturday, March 11.

Maple Sugaring at Millbrook Village

Saturday, March 11, 2017 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Chase those winter blues and visit Millbrook Village to see maple syrup or maple sugar being made. The sugar maples are tapped and the sap is flowing.

Vineyards Hold Wine & Art Show

Saturday, March 11, 2017 to Sunday, March 12, 2017

There are connoisseurs of fine wine and connoisseurs of fine art. Visit Vintage North Jersey member wineries this weekend and you can be a connoisseur of both!

Wine Tasting at Alba Vineyard

Saturday, March 11, 2017 to Sunday, March 12, 2017

"Celebrating 20 years of farming ~ New Jersey's most award winning vineyard." Alba is open every day for wine tastings, offering a wine experience unlike any other as guests sample award-winning wines paired with small bites.  Learn the story of each wine sampled, as well as Alba's history and winemaking style.

Murder in the Wild West at Brook Hollow Winery

Saturday, March 11, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

It's 1884 in Bamboozle, Colorado, home of Civil War hero Colonel Karmel Korn. But not everyone in town thought the Colonel's Civil War actions were heroic. Earlier this week The Colonel was found shot to death. You, along with everyone in town are suspects!

The Tartan Terrors at CSC

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 8:00pm

"The heirs apparent to [Celtic] mayhem!" says Celtic Beat Magazine, and they're back by popular demand! The Tartan Terrors are their own Celtic Invasion, mixing rock's energy with traditional folklore, dance, and comedy. With an arsenal featuring classic pipes and fiddle, driving drum tones, and signature guitar styles, the performance also features award-winning Step and Highland Dancers. Orchestra seats sold out; balcony seats still available, so don't delay!

Live Music at Plan B Pub: Big Boss Sausage

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 9:00pm

Members of the Big Boss Sausage have performed in almost every state in the nation at venues ranging from stadiums to gas stations. Their live shows are exhilarating and engaging.

Zaire Band at Bea McNally's

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00pm

Zaire was founded by three high school friends (Mike DiCenso, Jim Leahey and Matt Pisani). They play acoustic music with an emphasis on strong, tight 3-part harmonies.

Warren County History Museum at Bread Lock Park Open

Sunday, March 12, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Morris Canal Bread Lock Park is open daily until dusk, but the Warren County History Museum is open the second Sunday of the month, with models and displays of Warren County history with emphasis on the Morris Canal, Shippen Manor, Oxford Furnace, Thomas Edison's local businesses, and the Lenape Indians.

 

J.T. Rooney at Rock Creek Tavern

Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 3:00pm

Enjoy live music in a casual atmosphere at Rock Creek Tavern. Singer, guitar player, songwriter, occasional mandolin player J T Rooney plays here Sunday afternoon.

Paint & Sip: Spring Chicken

Monday, March 13, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Which came first? The chicken, or the egg? Or the sign with the chicken and "fresh eggs" label? Don't brood over the issue!

 
Community Corner: 

Kids Art Workshop Series at Rutherfurd Hall

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 3:45pm
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 3:45pm
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 3:45pm
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 3:45pm

Does your child love art? If so, join us for a 4 week after school art program designed specifically for your creative child who loves to sketch!

Career & Life Transitions Center: Fresh Start Series

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

A series of five workshops conducted by NORWESCAP's Career & Life Transitions Center. Call  908-835-2624 to register for any or all.
 

Yoga with Delia six-week session

Monday, March 13, 2017
Monday, March 20, 2017
Monday, March 27, 2017
Monday, April 3, 2017
Monday, April 10, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017

The 6-Week Session starts March 13, with the Beginner class at 4pm and the 5-Techniques of Yoga class at 5:15pm. Cost is $78 for 6 Weeks or $16 per Walk-in Class.

Adults Paint Night at Rutherfurd Hall (RESCHEDULED)

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:30pm

Calling aspiring artists and wine lovers... time to get your hands dirty and cup full! Join us for a night of art therapy! Bring a bottle of wine and paint an awesome inspiring elephant!

Bottles and Brushes Paint Night at Rutherfurd Hall

Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Bring a bottle of wine to sip, and an empty one to paint! During this workshop we will be using recycled wine bottles & transform them into artistic masterpieces. $35/person.

 
Plan Ahead: 

WCARTS Meeting with Artist Beth Murphy

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:00pm

This March 16 WCArts group meeting (rescheduled from March 9) features artist Beth Murphy presenting her pressed botanical artwork - A fresh take on embracing the beauty surrounding us. Bring paper, a sketchpad, or materials of choice to draw/sketch with.

St. Patrick's Weekend at Buck Hill

Friday, March 17, 2017 to Sunday, March 19, 2017

Come and join us for a festive weekend filled with traditional Irish cuisine, green beers, and bagpipers as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all weekend long!

St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Plan B Pub

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 4:00pm

On this day, everyone is Irish! The Dark River Band will be performing live at Plan B Pub on St. Patrick's Day, 9pm-midnight. Special St. Paddy's Day menu complete with green beer!

Roy's Hall: An Evening with Tony Furtado

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 8:00pm

Very few musicians of any stripe so personify a musical genre as completely as Tony Furtado embodies Americana roots music. Tony is an evocative and soulful singer, a wide-ranging songwriter and a virtuoso multi-instrumentalist adept on banjo, cello-banjo, slide guitar, and baritone ukulele, who mixes and matches sounds and styles with the flair of a master chef (he’s also an accomplished sculptor, but that’s another story). All the music of America is in Tony’s music.

St. Patrick's Day Party at Flynn's On The Hill

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 6:30pm

Come and celebrate all that is Irish! All you Lads and Lassies are invited to eat, drink, and be merry at Flynn's! All ages are welcome to enjoy Irish music and dance!

Barefoot Grape Stomping at Four Sisters Winery SOLD OUT!

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm

Stomp to the music and feel the sensation between your toes. Formal wine tasting, delicious spaghetti and meatballs dinner with tossed salad and homemade breads, wine cellar tour and ending with a dessert wine tasting. Includes wine glass to take home. $35/person plus tax and 10% gratuity.  Reservations required. Book early as this event will sell out every time. Call 908-475-3671.

Shamrock the House Dance featuring Uncle Rocco

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
7:00pm to 11:00pm

Presented by Belvidere Lions Club, this dance benefits its scholarship program and features local band Uncle Rocco. $25/person includes beer, soda and snacks.

XY Dance Project at CSC

Saturday, March 18, 2017

The XY Dance Project has a unique movement style that blends contemporary dance through the spiritual rhythms of African dance, the grace and peace of Tai Chi and the heart of street dance. Plus, master dance instructor Nijawwon Matthews, artistic director of XY Dance Project, will lead a workshop focusing on using breath to guide dancers through fluid phrasing using circulation, undulation, and spiral throughout the body.  Matthews will be focusing on helping the artists understand dynamics, musicality, phrasing and emotional intentions. The class is open to all level of dancers. Admission to the workshop is FREE with ticket purchase to the XY Dance Project Concert .  Regular admission to the workshop without ticket purchase is $15.

Mountain Lake Fire Co. Ladies Aux. Buffet Breakfast

Sunday, March 19, 2017 -
8:00am to 11:30am

This buffet breakfast is back and boasts a large selection of great food and corned beef hash this month. Adults $8, Seniors $7 and Child $4. For more information, call 908-475-2036.

WCARTS Meeting with Artist Jeffery M Green

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 7:00pm

This March 16 WCArts group meeting (rescheduled from March 9) features artist Beth Murphy presenting her pressed botanical artwork - A fresh take on embracing the beauty surrounding us. Bring paper, a sketchpad, or materials of choice to draw/sketch with.