Summer Events Around Town


Upcoming Events in MONTCLAIR CENTER

In addition to the live music on Church Street as part of Montclair Center Stage, check out these local events: 


Friday, July 14

Bastille Day Celebrations

Van Vleck Gardens

Celebrate Bastille Day in style with a garden party hosted by the French Institute Montclair.  For more information, visit here.


Saturday, July 15

Bourbon & Biergarten

The Wellmont Theater

Hosted by the Montclair Food & Wine Festival and held at the Wellmont Theater, be a part of this food, drinks and entertainment extravaganza. 


Tuesday, July 25 at 7 p.m.

Oscar Noriega Trio

Montclair Public Library

Presented by the Montclair Public Library. Enjoy adventurous jazz from multi-instrumentalist and composer Oscar Noriega and his all-star trio.


Friday, July 27th 8:00pm-12am

Montclair Jazz Festival Kick Off

DJ Brother Mister Dance Party

18 Label Studios

For information and tickets, visit


Friday, July 28th

Montclair Jazz Festival Artists

Sponsored by Bravitas and the Silver Family Foundation.

On display at Hillside Square, 8 Hillside Ave. through October.


Saturday, August 5th

Montclair Jazz Festival Crawl

Outdoor concerts take place throughout town beginning at 5pm


August 1-11th

Montclair Jazz Festival Community Concerts – FREE

Cali School of Music, MSU weekdays at 2:30pm, For the complete schedule visit


Saturday, August 12th


Jazz House Kids presents


Nishuane Park

No Tickets required.  Visit for details.


Monday, August 14

Back to School Sales

Get your back to school fashions here in Montclair Center at our fashionable boutiques and specialty shops.


Tuesday, August 15,7 p.m.

Florian Shantz Jazz Combo

Montclair Public Library

Presented by the Montclair Public Library. The young combo will perform fun and upbeat festival music from around the world.


Friday, August 18, Sundown

Movies Under the Stars: Jurassic Park

Church Street

Presented by the Montclair Film Festival. Pre-film music by the Montclair Orchestra.  Come and enjoy the show.  Details at


Family Art Adventure

Montclair Art Museum

Explore and discuss artworks in the galleries and engage in a fun hands-on project in the studio. This program is designed for children 6-12 and their adult companions. Reservations not required.  $18/$6 members.