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Visiting Newark & the Gateway Region
Your visit to the Gateway region of New Jersey will yield a wealth of impressive things to see and do. From the autumn hues washing over area parks and natural areas, to the impressive slate of festivals, events, concerts and more, Newark the surrounding area are ready for your fall visit.
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Any visit to the Gateway region of NJ should include an extended stay in Newark. Featuring a unique blend of small town charms and big city thrills, Newark is a quick drive from Fairfield, Morristown, and West Orange. Your fall or winter visit to Newark should include visits to must-see attractions like the Newark Museum, Ironbound District, and don’t miss the Giant Steel Hockey Player. It is exactly how it sounds.
Along with an impressive batch of excellent attraction to see in Newark, the area also boasts three premier event venues – each with their own vibrant schedule of performances for fall and winter.
The Prudential Center is home to the NHL’s New Jersey Devils, and will be the spot for major concerts. On October 15th and 16th you can see Drake on his Summer Sixteen Tour live at the Prudential Center, and on January 21st you can see Twentyone Pilots perform live as part of their Emotional Roadshow World Tour.
On December 16th you’ll want to visit the Newark Symphony Hall and check out We’ve Got Victory on the Newark Stage. Presented by Celeste Bateman as part of the Arts on Stage series, this showcases highlights local artists, and is sponsored by the Newark Celebration 350.
On October 30th the New Jersey Performing Arts Center will be hosting one of the New Jersey’s most anticipated comedy events of the fall. Comedy icons Steve Martin and Martin Short will present to you their show An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life, starting at 7 p.m. Special guests include the Steep Canyon Rangers and Jeff Babko.