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NJWA Brass Quintet and Alphorn Ensemble to Entertain in Downtown Westfield

NJWA Brass Quintet and Alphorn Ensemble to Entertain in Downtown Westfield

Shoppers and visitors in downtown Westfield will have a delightful experience awaiting them this holiday season as two groups from the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts (NJWA) will be among those filling the air with beautiful sounds of the season.

The Brass Quintet, whose members include NJWA Founder and Director Dr. Ted Schlosberg, Florian Schantz, Margaret Schantz, Lowell Schantz and Rup Chattopadhyay, will be playing throughout downtown Westfield on Saturday, November 26, from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm as part of the entertainment for Small Business Saturday, sponsored by the Downtown Westfield Corporation. They will continue to do so on Sunday, December 4, 11 and 18, playing traditional holiday music from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

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The Wait is Over...Trader Joe's is Back

The Wait is Over...Trader Joe's is Back

Trader Joe's is re-opening December 2 just in time for all your holiday shopping! Welcome back Trader Joe's, an anchor store in Downtown Westfield! Their hours are 8am - 10pm (Mon-Sun). 155 Elm St., Westfield, NJ. 908-301-0910. www.traderjoes.com

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Welcome Home to Westfield Holiday Events

Welcome Home to Westfield Holiday Events

Sponsored by Downtown Westfield Corporation

Miracle on Elm Street Shopping Spree Contest

Enter to win a weekly drawing for gift cards to your favorite downtown Westfield businesses or restaurants! From November 25 through December 23, 2016, enter to win one of six $50 gift cards* each week during the holiday season. Six individual weekly prizes of $50 will be awarded in Downtown Westfield shopping/restaurant gift cards of your choice. Your email address will automatically enter you into our bonus drawing for a $25 parking card each week. Printed entry forms are available at your favorite Westfield business and restaurants and when completed, may be placed in the special mailboxes located at the corner of Elm St. & E. Broad St. or on the corner of South Ave. W. & Summit Ave. Mailed entries or on-line entries will be accepted. Limit one entry per person per week. Must be 18 years or over to enter. *Gift cards will be issued to winners from Downtown businesses of their choice. Businesses must be located within Westfield's Special Improvement District. Winners will be randomly drawn on December Fridays with last drawing on December 23, 2016.

To enter the contest online, click here.


Holiday Roaming Entertainment

Harmonics Quartet
Thursdays • Strolling Downtown • Dec. 1, 8, 15 & 22 • 6:30–8:30 pm

The Yuletide Carolers
Saturdays • Strolling Downtown • Dec. 3 & 17  • 1–2 pm
Saturday • Lord & Taylor  • Dec. 10  • 1–2 pm

Watson Highlanders Bagpipe Band
Saturdays • Strolling Downtown • Dec. 3, 10 & 17 • 2–5 pm

NJ Workshop for the Arts Alphorns
Saturdays • E. Broad St. at Elm St. • Dec. 3 • 12–1 pm
Dec. 10 & 17 • 2–3 pm

NJ Workshop for the Arts Brass Quartet
Sundays • Strolling Downtown • Dec. 4, 11 & 18 • 2:30–4:30 pm

Twisted Mustache
SundaysStrolling Downtown • Dec. 4, 11 & 18 • 1:30–3 pm


Free Parking for the Holidays December 17-26

Enjoy the gift of free metered parking for the Holidays in Downtown Westfield! Parking will be free at on-street meters and parking lot pay stations from Saturday, December 17 through Monday, December 26 compliments of the Town of Westfield.  

Shoppers, diners and visitors may enjoy the free metered parking at designated 2-hour on-street meters and 4-hour parking lot pay stations. Parking restrictions and time limits will be enforced to ensure turnover of the parking spaces. The meters and pay stations will be covered with red meter bags. This year free parking will be December 17-26, 2016.

 

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Drawing Workshops at Juxtapose Gallery

Drawing Workshops at Juxtapose Gallery

Bruce Waldman will hold three One-Day Drawing Workshops.

  • Sunday, Nov. 20, 10:30-2:30, COMICS
  • Sunday, Dec. 11, 10:30-2:30, LANDSCAPES
  • Sunday, Dec. 18, 10:30-2:30, CITISCAPES

Take more than one class and SAVE!

*Due to popularity, a non-refundable registration is required to reserve your spot

Facebook  Phone 908.232.3278 or Email info@juxtaposegallery.com

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Juxtapose Gallery/Helen Frank Meet the Artist!

Juxtapose Gallery/Helen Frank Meet the Artist!

Helen Frank will hold a Meet the Artist Reception and Book Signing at Juxtapose Gallery on Saturday, Nov. 19 fro 12-3. Show hangs until end of December

Facebook Phone 908.232.3278 or Email info@juxtaposegallery.com

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Galeria West Custom Frame Discount Sale

The Galeria West Art & Music Gallery in downtown Westfield has been serving the local community since 1998.

Announcing a Special Custom Art Framing Sale!

They will help you to create thet Fine Art Gift for that special someone in your life!

ENJOY A PREFERRED CUSTOMER 25% DISCOUNT ON QUALITY SELECT IN- STOCK FRAMES NOW THRU DEC 31st!

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Westfield Trader Joe's is Hiring!

Westfield Trader Joe's is Hiring!

Trader Joe's is now hiring! Competitive pay, great benefits, flexible schedules. Sound like a match? Visit Store #601 at 155 Elm Street, Westfield, NJ 07090. Every day from 8 am to 4 pm. Call 201-563-8356 with questions.

For more information...Download the flyer!

 

 

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Majestic Winds to Perform a Fall Concert at Redeemer Lutheran Church

Majestic Winds to Perform a Fall Concert at Redeemer Lutheran Church

Majestic Winds, the professional wind band of the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts, will present a fall concert at the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 229 Cowperthwaite Place, Westfield, NJ on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.  The ensemble will be directed by Howard Toplansky, an NJWA staff instrumental instructor. “Our musical offerings are geared to please a variety of musical tastes and range from Renaissance to Ragtime favorites,” stated Toplansky.

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FLAMENCO NIGHTS @ GALERIA WEST Concert Event

FLAMENCO NIGHTS @ GALERIA WEST Concert Event

The popular monthly FLAMENCO NIGHTS @ GALERIA WEST concert series returns on Friday, November 11, 2016 at 7:30pm to the Galeria West Art & Music Gallery, located at 111 Quimby Street in downtown Westfield, NJ. This special and authentic music and dance concert event features an exciting evening of Flamenco Puro celebrating the best of this internationally popular genre. Come join with accomplished flamenco guitarist Pedro Cortes and his guest flamenco artists as they take the audience on an exciting cultural journey to Spain and beyond.

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Westfield Memorial Library joins in Union County Holiday Food Drive

Westfield Memorial Library joins in Union County Holiday Food Drive

Help check out hunger this holiday season with donations to a Food Drive being sponsored by the Union County Public Libraries. From November 21 - December 16, the Westfield Memorial Library will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items to benefit the New Jersey Community Food Bank and other local food pantries. Collection bins will be conveniently located at the public libraries and library staff will then route 100% of the donations to designated food banks.

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