Friday, March 29, 2013

TGIF: Time For A Laugh

It's been a crazy week, and I'm glad it's over.. When I have days like this the only thing that really helps me relax is a good laugh. So as I was looking for events to complete my TGIF series for the week I came across some comedy events. Unfortunately, they are all UPCOMING events and nothing for this weekend.. Its ok people dry your eyes! It gives you some time to get your tickets!
    Before I give you the list of these amazing comedians that are visiting our home state, I would first like to share with you some events this weekend that did catch my eye...

   Macy's Flower Show Philadelphia PA. Now- Sunday April 7, 2013
  1300 Market Street @ Macy's Center City open during stores hours only. For more information on exhibits, tabletops, and sponsors visit This site
    Monterey Jazz Festival- 55th Anniversary @ Mayo Performing Arts Center Sat. 3/30/13 @ 8pm.
Joyful celebration of the longest running Jazz Festival features a who's who of jazz all-stars including: Dee Dee Bridgewater, Grammy Winning Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter and more.. Visit for tickets.
    Legends In Concert- Bally's Atlantic City Sat.3/30- Sun. 3/31
Musical tribute spectacular that's taken Atlantic City's entertainment by storm. Legends In Concert brings your favorite superstars to life. $32.50 per ticket; call (609)340-2000 for show times.
     Aretha Franklin- NJ Performing Arts Center Sat. 3/30/13 @ 7pm
 Perhaps more then any other performer, Aretha Franklin epitomizes soul at its most gospel-charged. Franklin will bring many of her greatest hits as well as titles from her latest CD. For tickets go to NJ Performing Arts Center's website.
       Easter Bunny Strolling the Village at Historic Smithville Park. Enjoy many Easter related activities for info and times visit
       Allaire Village Easter Egg Hunt- Sat. 3/30 10am-4pm $5 per person.
Enjoy wagon rides, Easter egg hunt, games, crafts, and more. Visitors are welcome to bring a handmade or purchased Easter bonnet to participate in an Easter bonnet contest and auction. Go to Allaire Village Website for a complete list of activities and times.

       After you've finished dying your Easter Eggs and making your holiday brunch or dinner plans take a look at the list of comedians and their show dates to get your tickets. If your holiday meals are anything like mine then you're going to need a night of good laughs after. (Haha.. JK)
     I've listed the shows by venue, then by date; for a complete list of all shows coming to New Jersey ::click here:: All prices listed are estimated, prices may vary depending on seats and what's available, check out,, or the venue website to purchase your tickets..

Bergen Performing Arts Center- Englewood, NJ
        Ralphie May- 4/18/2013 @ 8pm  tickets: $62 (plus)
        Lewis Black- 5/18/2013 @ 8pm tickets:$82 (plus)
Borgata Events Center- Atlantic City, NJ
        Kathy Griffin- 4/20/2013 @ 8pm tickets:$73 (plus)
        George Lopez- 5/18/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets:$78 (plus)
         Jeff Dunham-7/14/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets:$96 (plus)
Borgata Music Box- Atlantic City, NJ
         Sarah Silverman- 4/27/2013 @ 9pm. Tickets: $86(plus)
         Wanda Sykes-5/3/2013 @ 9pm & 5/4/2013 @ 9pm. Tickets:$50(plus)
          Joan Rivers-5/11/2013 @ 6pm & 9pm. Tickets:$72(plus)
         Bill Burr- 6/1/2013 @ 8pm & 11pm. Tickets: $85(plus)
State Theatre of New Jersey- New Brunswick, NJ
         Lewis Black- 4/25/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets: $100(plus)
New Jersey Performing Arts Center- Prudential Hall Newark, NJ
         Jerry Seinfeld-4/26/2013 @ 7pm. Tickets: $90(plus)
         Whoopie Goldberg- 6/6/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets: $93(plus)
Community Theatre @ Mayo Center for Performing Arts
        Joy Behar- 5/11/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets: $100(plus)
Count Basie Theatre- Red Bank, NJ
        Amy Schumer- 5/12/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets: $106(plus)
        Kevin James- 6/3/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets: $120(plus)
        Bill Cosby- 11/8/2013 @ 8pm. Tickets: $216(plus)
Trump Taj Mahal- Mark G. Etess Area Atlantic City, NJ
         Jeff Foxworthy- 8/19/2013 Tickets: $250(plus)

TGIF! Happy Weekend, and Happy Easter!

What are your Easter plans or traditions? Are you planning on going to a local Easter Parade or Egg Hunt? Is there an Event going on in your hometown and you want to share with us? We love to hear your comments and plans for the weekend, let us know what they are in the section below!

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