This weekend events guide column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.
Here’s your guide to weekend events, both virtual and in-person, to enjoy:
Live Music & Theater
- From singing along to Cole Porter to Debussy’s charming Suite Bergamasque, join Empire Wild: Americans in Paris trio on a trip to this magical artistic moment at Morris Museum tonight at 8 pm.
- Join the Grand Opening of Vanguard Theater and the premier of Songs for a New World on Friday, June 4 at 7 pm.
- LaStella Brothers will perform at Just Jake’s on Friday, June 4 at 7:30 pm
- Lily Vakili Band will perform at Montclair Brewery on Friday, June 4 from 7:30 pm–9:30 pm.
- Maroon 5 will perform a livestream concert on Friday, June 4 at 3 pm.
- Christina Bianco will perform in Porch Performances at Music at the Mansion on Saturday, June 5 at 7 pm.
- Nine local bands will perform on Saturday, June 5 to raise awareness of the current plight of Montclair music venues and to fundraise for Trend Coffee & Tea House on Saturday, June 5 beginning at 2 pm.
- Members of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra will play Kenji Bunch and Mendelssohn at Morris Museum on Sunday, June 6 at 8 pm.
- Check out Montclair Film’s Virtual Cinema lineup this weekend.
Art & Literature
- Montclair Art Museum hosts MAMmania complete with renowned Beatles Tribute Band “The CAST” of BEATLEMANIA on Friday and Saturday, June 4 and 5 at 6 pm.
- Join Newark Museum on Instagram Live this Friday, June 4 at 6 pm to celebrate Pride Month with Actor, Director, and Producer Daryl Stewart. Sip and chat about representation in the world of theater, tv, and film.
- Cheer on the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation honorees and celebrate Montclair’s African-American history and culture at the Car Caravan on Saturday, June 5 beginning at 10 am