Pop-Up Festival on Halsey 2015
08/24/2015 - 01:32 PM | by Newark Pulse

Pop-Up Festival on Halsey 2015

Halsey Festival Rescheduled to 9/17

**UPDATE: Rescheduled to 9/17 due to rain forecast

Live Music and DJ includes DJ Wallah, The Freq Show and live performances by Arinze, Cash da Deadman, Sunny Gang and more.

Poetry Cypher by Them Cloud Kids and EvolveNJ, Fashion Show by Marco Hall and SHE Boutique and hair styling by Cut Creaters, Dance performance by Brick City Bhangra

Jewelry Demos by Artisan Collective, Sugar Scrub sampling by Pooka, Live Glassblowing by GlassRoots, Yoga by ImSoYogaNewark, Art Projects by Newark Museum 

Cornhole by Jimmy Johns, Spin to Win by NJ Devils, Photo Booth, Ping Pong and games by Military Park and more!

Cash bar with sangria and beer by 27 Mix, On-site grilling by Burger Walla, Food and treats by 27 Mix, Harvest Table, Edo's Dessert Lounge and Queen's Pizza, free sampling by Green ChicPea and Jimmy John's

Mix, mingle and shop with Marco Hall, SHE Boutique, Pooka, Kern Bruce, Forever Audacious, NewarkPulse, NJPAC, and many more!


The Halsey Merchants, Newark Downtown District, Prudential and Rutgers-Newark are working together for a one-night only Pop-Up Festival on Halsey Street on Thursday, September 10th from 4:30-9:30pm. The street will be closed from Central to New Street. The goal is to strengthen the connection between university, local community and local businesses.

Attendees will be treated to:

  • Food offerings by: Green ChicPea, Burger Walla, Art Kitchen, 27 Mix, Harvest Table, Queen’s Pizza
  • Beer and Sangria bar by 27 Mix.
  • Live bands and dj’s all night (line-up to be announced)
  • Pop-up Park with ping pong tables
  • Photo Booth
  • Live Art
  • Artisan Vendors
  • And more being added.

NewarkPulse is excited to be a part of the festival – especially since we launched our site five years ago during the Halsey Block Parties!

Stay tuned here or on the facebook event page for updates and additions.

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