Edgewater Arts Festival September 20th: Art, Music, Collectable Cars in Edgewater Shows

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The Music Festival program for the 24th annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival scheduled for  Sunday, Sept. 20 at Old River Road and Thompson Lane, Edgewater, will run from 11:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.  Admission is free. The Festival program is: 10:00-4:00         12th annual Edgewater Ford Assembly Plant Vintage Auto Show 11:00-6:00​         24th annual Edgewater [...]

Music Up and Down River Road

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  There was music every Thursday night in August at the marina with a variety of pop-rock groups, but the biggest crowd turned out for Salsa Night at City Place on Thursday, Aug. 13 where Jose Fajardo Jr. and his Cuban orchestra packed the western end of the Promenade with enthusiastic dancers.

Winners announced in 23rd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival and 11th annual Ford Assembly Plant Vintage Auto Show

George Critelli, at right, of Rutherford, shows off his Best of Show certificate winning him $1,000 for his pottery work.  Moments earlier this award was presented to him by Arts Council President Lynne M. Grasz Hall, zt left. The Edgewater Mayor and Borough Council sponsored this prize.

In what has become Edgewater’s largest cultural event, celebrating the arts, music and culture, the Edgewater Arts Council and Edgewater Cultural & Historical Committee joined forces to celebrate the Arts on Sunday, September 14. Sunny skies shined down on 70 artists competing for $5000 in cash prizes, 30 vendors, 20 sponsors and nearly 4,000 attendees [...]

EC&HC issues Call for all Collectable and Notable Cars for 11th annual Ford Assembly Plant Show

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One-day show at Edgewater Commons, Sept. 14 By Douglas E. Hall The Edgewater Cultural and Historical Committee show may not be the biggest show around, but we like to think we are one the best since we have featured over the years cars that have starred in the movies, cars that were owned by big-time [...]

Edgewater Resident to be inducted into Nebraska Broadcasters Hall of Fame

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Lynne Grasz Hall, President of the Edgewater Arts Council, will be one of two honorees inducted into the 2014 class of the Nebraska Broadcasters “Hall of Fame”.   The event occurs on August 13 in Lincoln, Neb., Mrs. Grasz Hall’s hometown. She joins previous Nebraska inductees including talk show hosts Johnny Carson and Dick Cavett and [...]

23rd annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival: September 14th 2014

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Edgewater, NJ – The Music Festival program is announced for the 23rd annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival to be held Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014 in Edgewater at Old River Road and Thompson Lane.  The free event runs from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. The Music Festival program is: 11:00 am— 12:00 noon Children performers [...]

Seven winners announced in 22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival

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Seven artists were honored with $4000 in cash prizes in the 22nd annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, September 8, 2013 inEdgewater,NJ. The winners were announced as part of the annual juried art competition which attracted over 70 artists from around the world. The winners and sponsors are: $1000 -Best in Show:  Bonnie [...]

22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival Offers Free Jazz in the Afternoon Plus $4000 Juried Art Competition and Vintage Auto Show

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The Edgewater Arts Council celebrates its 22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival, to be held in Edgewater, NJ on Sunday, September 8, 2013.  The day-long event is a FREE celebration of the arts and is open to the public from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Two new categories are included this year: Best of [...]

22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival Offers Free Jazz in the Afternoon Plus $4000 Juried Art Competition and Vintage Auto Show

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The Edgewater Arts Council celebrates its 22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival, to be held in Edgewater, NJ on Sunday, September 8, 2013.  The day-long event is a FREE celebration of the arts and is open to the public from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Two new art categories are announced including $500 prizes [...]

Edgewater Arts & Music Festival scores huge success

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By Douglas E. Hall Record $3,800 awarded in Juried Art Competition Record crowds topping more than 1,000 from the Gold Coast area and surrounding communities attended the 21st annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, Sept. 9. A combination of beautiful fall weather, the enticement of four jazz music groups, a record number of [...]