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Top Concerts hitting the New Jersey Stages in October 2018

View and find upcoming acts this month. We have sold out tickets to most of these shows. For some concerts, we even have tickets below face value depending on supply and demand!

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The Biggest Acts Playing in New Jersey – October 2018

With so many shows and concerts to see in New Jersey daily, there surely is no shortage of great live entertainment! We’ve done our research and hand selected some of the biggest shows of October. These are the ones that you don’t want to miss!

The best part? We still have tickets available for all of these! That’s right, even if the NJ show for your favorite performer is sold out, you still have a chance to get last minute tickets. If you’re lucky, you may even score front row tickets!

October 1

Bruno Mars
Prudential Center – Newark, NJ

Bruno Mars is one of the biggest stars out there right now and he is hitting the Prudential Center on Monday, October 1st AND Tuesday, October 2nd 2018!

Click on view tickets below and use code FunNJ1 to get 10% off your order. 100% money back guarantee!

October 2

Janet Jackson
Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City

October 3

Paul Anka
Bergen Performing Arts Center

Can’t make it to the October 3rd show in Englewood, NJ? Paul Anka is also playing at the Community Theatre at Mayo Center for Performing Arts on Thursday, August 4th! Click here for tickets.

Arlo Guthrie
Count Basie Theatre

October 4

Paul Anka
Community Theatre At Mayo Center For The Performing Arts

Romeo Santos
Prudential Center

October 5

Melissa Etheridge
Community Theatre At Mayo Center For The Performing Arts – Morristown, NJ

Remember the iconic song “Come to My Window”? That song was released in 1993 by Melissa Etheridge. She not only recorded the song, but she also wrote it and produced it! Now THAT’S talent. If you can’t make it to Friday’s October 5th show, you’re in luck. Because she’s also performing Saturday, October 6th at Tropicana Showroom in Atlantic City!

October 6

Melissa Etheridge
Tropicana Showroom at Tropicana Casino – NJ – Atlantic City, NJ

George Lopez
Wellmont Theatre – Montclair, NJ

Arguably one of the best sitcoms EVER, George Lopez starring George Lopez will always be remembered as groundbreaking for Mexican-Americans. See the man himself at the Wellont Theatre in Montclair, NJ for a night filled with some of the best laughs of your life!

Tony Bennett  – Tickets start at just $50!
New Jersey Performing Arts Center – Prudential Hall – Newark, NJ

Tony Bennett is a man of many talents. He has released some of the most well-known pop, jazz, and show tune songs in America, such as “I Left My Heart in San Fransisco”, “The Lady is a Tramp”, and many more. See below a past performance of Tony Bennett live with Dianna Krall on Good Morning America, performing “Love is Here to Stay”.

October 7

Pat Metheny
Count Basie Theatre – Red Bank, NJ

October 9

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie
Wellmont Theatre – Montclair, NJ

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie is an American rapper and songwriter who became well-known among hip hop radio with his 2017 hit single “Drowning”. Don’t miss your chance to see him at the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair! See the full music video below.

Oct 11

Doyle
The Wonder Bar – Asbury Park – Asbury Park, NJ

October 12

The Eagles
Prudential Center – Newark, NJ

The Eagles will always be known for their song “Hotel California”, an American classic. Do not miss your chance to see this iconic song performed live by the men themselves, right in Newark, NJ at the Prudential Center. Get a glimpse of what you’re in for below.

Brett Eldredge
Sound Waves at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City – Atlantic City, NJ

October 13

Steely Dan
Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City

Phil Collins
Prudential Center – Newark, NJ

October 14

Theresa Caputo
New Jersey Performing Arts Center – Prudential Hall – Newark, NJ

Known as “The Long Island Medium”, Theresa Caputo is coming to Newark to put on a show just for New Jersey! She is one of the most famous psychic mediums in America, and her show is sure to be mind-blowing, emotional, and worth it. See Theresa Caputo on an episode of Ellen below where she reads the audience. It’s truly amazing!

October 16

Goo Goo Dolls
Count Basie Theatre – Red Bank, NJ

Sing along to every word of “Iris” in Red Bank with the Goo Goo Dolls this month. We can’t think of a better way to spend a Tuesday night. The American rock band has released some of the most popular hits of the 90’s, and this show is sure to be explosive. See them perform “Iris” live in their hometown in the pouring rain below. Warning: this video will definitely give you chills.

October 19

Kid Rock
Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City

Also be sure to check out tickets for Kid Rock’s show on Saturday, October 20th here!

October 22

Lauryn Hill
New Jersey Performing Arts Center – Prudential Hall – Newark, NJ

October 25

Johnny Mathis
Count Basie Theatre – Red Bank, NJ

October 26

The Temptations & The Four Tops
Borgata Events Center – Atlantic City, NJ

We’ve got sunshine on a cloudy day… because The Temptations & The Four Tops are coming to Borgata Events Center in Atlantic City this month! If you can’t make it to the October 26th show, the group is also performing on Saturday, October 27th in Morristown, NJ! See video below of the 1965 classic performed by the “Classic 5” to prepare yourself for the nostalgic show The Temptations are sure to put on.

October 27

Johnny Mathis
Bergen Performing Arts Center – Englewood, NJ

The Temptations & The Four Tops
Community Theatre At Mayo Center For The Performing Arts – Morristown, NJ

Pitbull
Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City

Pitbull, also known as Mr. 305 has taken the radio by storm since 2009, when his hit single “I know You Want Me” was released. Some of his most famous collaborations have been with Ke$ha, Chris Brown, Ne-Yo, Marc Anthony, Afrojack, and Christina Aguilera. See below the exciting house party music video for “Time of Our Lives”, released in 2014 by Pitbull and Ne-Yo.

 

The Smaller Acts Playing in Smaller Clubs in New Jersey – October 2018

If you love music but prefer to see concerts in more intimate settings, we’ve got you covered! The best part of seeing artists at smaller venues is that oftentimes tickets are cheaper than shows with big artists playing at arenas and stadiums. Even if you don’t know the band performing at a venue near you, a concert can still be a great opportunity for a night out! You may just discover your new favorite artist.

October 3

10 Years
Asbury Lanes

Our Lady Peace
White Eagle Hall

Australian Pink Floyd Show
Count Basie Theatre

October 4

Julie
Pollak Theatre

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood
State Theatre – NJ

October 5

Joey Graceffa
iPlay America’s Event Center

Popular YouTuber Joey Graceffa is coming to iPlay America this month! Known for his exciting vlogs and funny videos, he receives millions of views on every video he posts. This is definitely a show you won’t want to miss! Check out one of his most popular videos, “Draw My Life”.

The Struts
Stone Pony

Brian Fallon
Count Basie Theatre – Red Bank, NJ

Pamela’s First Musical
Two River Theater – Red Bank, NJ

October 6

Kix
Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ

DJ Pauly D
Mister East Nightclub – Roselle, NJ

The cabs are here! Time to go see Pauly D performing at Mister East Nightclub. Known as the hair-gel and GTL-obsessed house guest on the iconic television series, Jersey Shore, Pauly D continues his career as a professional DJ. It’s t-shirt time!

October 12

Blues Traveler
Wellmont Theatre – Montclair, NJ

Joyce Manor
Asbury Lanes – Asbury Park, NJ

October 13

Big Eyed Phish
The Wonder Bar – Asbury Park – Asbury Park, NJ

The Toasters
Asbury Park Brewery – Asbury Park, NJ

The Feelies
White Eagle Hall – Jersey City, NJ

October 16

Wyclef Jean
New Jersey Performing Arts Center – Victoria Theater – Newark, NJ

October 18

Sebastian Bach
Stone Pony – Asbury Park, NJ

Jay Critch
House of Independents – Asbury Park, NJ

October 19

Sunflower Bean
Asbury Lanes – Asbury Park, NJ

October 20

The Tenors
Borgata Music Box – Atlantic City, NJ

Engelbert Humperdinck
Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar Theater – Atlantic City, NJ

Stephen Lynch
Harrah’s – Atlantic City – Atlantic City, NJ

October 21

Trixie Mattel
Kathedral Event Center – Hammonton, NJ

Trixie Mattel has become one of the most famous drag queens in America after her appearance on season 7 of Rupal’s Drag Race as a contestant. Her show at the Kathedral Event Center is sure to be a hit. See Larry King’s interview with Trixie below.

October 23

Little Steven and The Disciples of Soul
Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic City

October 25

Lee Brice
Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ

See Lee Brice perform his hit romantic country single “I Don’t Dance” right on the intimate stage of Starland Ballroom. A must-see for all country lovers.

October 26

The Wailers
Newton Theatre – Newton, NJ

4B
Haven Nightclub at Golden Nugget Atlantic City – Atlantic City, NJ

October 27

Carly Pearce
House of Independents – Asbury Park, NJ

Lil Yachty
Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ

October 28

Michael Feinstein
New Jersey Performing Arts Center – Prudential Hall – Newark, NJ

October 29

The Ataris
Stanhope House – Stanhope, NJ

October 30

Roky Erickson
Monty Hall – Jersey City, NJ

Upcoming Concerts and Shows Playing in Atlantic City NJ – October 2018

Atlantic City has the unparalleled excitement of the Boardwalk, the Casinos and of course, live entertainment every night of the week. Below is the upcoming events in Atlantic City NJ. If you are buying tickets use code FunNJ1 to get 8% off your entire order. We offer a 100% guarantee!

Date Event/Venue
Fri Oct 5
9:00PM
Pat McGann

Borgata Music BoxAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 6
8:00PM
Melissa Etheridge

Tropicana Showroom at Tropicana Casino – NJAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 6
8:00PM
2Cellos

Borgata Events CenterAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 6
8:00PM
Atlantic City Comedy Festival

Boardwalk Hall Arena – Boardwalk HallAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 6
9:00PM
Bill Maher

Caesars Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 6
9:00PM
A Bronx Tale

Golden Nugget Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 6
10:00PM
R3hab

Haven Nightclub at Golden Nugget Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sun Oct 7
8:00PM
Modest Mouse

Borgata Events CenterAtlantic City, NJ

Sun Oct 7
8:00PM
Atlantic City Comedy Festival

Boardwalk Hall Arena – Boardwalk HallAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 12
9:00PM
Lewis Black

Borgata Music BoxAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 13
7:30PM
Martin Nievera

Golden Nugget Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 13
8:00PM
Jay Leno

Tropicana Showroom at Tropicana Casino – NJAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 13
8:00PM
So You Think You Can Dance?

Revel Ovation HallAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 13
8:00PM
Steely Dan

Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 13
9:00PM
Lewis Black

Borgata Music BoxAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 13
9:00PM
Diana Krall

Caesars Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 13
10:00PM
Bassjackers

Haven Nightclub at Golden Nugget Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Tue Oct 16
1:00PM
Ms. Senior America Pageant – First Preliminary

Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar TheaterAtlantic City, NJ

Tue Oct 16
7:00PM
Ms. Senior America Pageant – Talent Showcase

Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar TheaterAtlantic City, NJ

Wed Oct 17
1:00PM
Ms. Senior America Pageant – Second Preliminary

Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar TheaterAtlantic City, NJ

Wed Oct 17
3:30PM
Stayin’ Alive – A Salute to the Music of The Bee Gees

Caesars Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Thu Oct 18
1:00PM
Ms. Senior America Pageant – Finals

Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar TheaterAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 19
7:00PM
Bill Burr

Borgata Events CenterAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 19
8:00PM
Menopause – The Musical

Harrah’s – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 19
8:00PM
Kid Rock

Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 19
9:00PM
Vic DiBitetto

Borgata Music BoxAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 19
10:00PM
Bill Burr

Borgata Events CenterAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 20
7:00PM
Bill Burr

Borgata Events CenterAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 20
8:00PM
Engelbert Humperdinck

Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar TheaterAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 20
8:00PM
The Tenors

Borgata Music BoxAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 20
8:00PM
Kid Rock

Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 20
9:00PM
Stephen Lynch

Harrah’s – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Tue Oct 23
8:00PM
Little Steven and The Disciples of Soul

Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Thu Oct 25
7:00PM
Gossamer’s Haunted Illusions

Revel Ovation HallAtlantic City, NJ

Thu Oct 25
8:00PM
Old Dominion

Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 26
8:00PM
The Temptations & The Four Tops

Borgata Events CenterAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 26
9:00PM
Garbage

Borgata Music BoxAtlantic City, NJ

Fri Oct 26
11:00PM
4B

Haven Nightclub at Golden Nugget Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 27
7:00PM
Jim Jefferies

Borgata Events CenterAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 27
8:00PM
Peggy Zina

Resorts Atlantic City – Superstar TheaterAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 27
8:00PM
Pitbull

Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 27
8:00PM
Silk, 702, Big Daddy Kane & Biz Markie

Caesars Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 27
9:00PM
The Amazing Kreskin

Golden Nugget Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 27
9:00PM
Jess Hilarious

Borgata Music BoxAtlantic City, NJ

Sat Oct 27
9:00PM
Tesla

Harrah’s – Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

Sun Oct 28
2:00PM
Gossamer’s Haunted Illusions

Revel Ovation HallAtlantic City, NJ

Sun Oct 28
4:00PM
Atlantic City Ballet: Dracula

Caesars Atlantic CityAtlantic City, NJ

 

About the author: Summer Daidone

 

Summer Daidone is a college student interested in writing and travelling. She has been part of the FunNewJersey.com team for over seven years. In her free time, she loves trying new restaurants, visiting new cities, and spending time with her friends.

 

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