Shake it up at WNTI.ORG’s Boogie Bash

Are you ready to shake up the dance floor and Boogie down!

Well then mark your calendar for Sunday April 10 because that's when you'll slap on your dancing shoes and boogie the night away when WNTI.ORG hosts its annual “Boogie Bash” at the legendary Stanhope House.  

Party down to 50’s era rock and roll to by Gup & Rhythmhancers from 5-9 8 p.m. (doors at 4:30).

Presented by WNTI.ORG and Happy Foot, the Guppy Lu Productions is a fundraiser for the area's premier Internet radio station.

The event will also feature a jitterbug contest, and food and beverages for purchase.  

Attendees are advised to “dress to impress!”

For more information about WNTI.ORG and for tickets, $20 each, visit www.wnti.org or dial up 908-979-4355

WBID slates Annual Warren Arts, Sweets, and Craft Beer Festival April 23

The Washington Business Improvement District has something “sweet” in store for its Annual Arts Festival this year.

New this year is a spot for Everything Sweet!

Thus its new name: “Warren Arts, Sweets, and Craft Beer Festival". To be held in Downtown Washington, this year’s event will be held on Saturday April 23 (rain date April 24).

In addition to a variety of artists representing jewelry, fine art, and crafts, there will plenty of food, from “food truck” fare, soul food, ice cream and more, as well as a choice of craft beers, and other vendors.

This year’s event is sponsored by Warren Hills Memorial Home, PNC Bank, Warren County Liquors, and Washington Liquors.

Cash prizes will be awarded to the Top 3 Winning artists (original works only) – First, Second and People’s Choice. This event has grown in the past three years, with dozens of participating artists and vendors and Washington businesses and more drawing large crowds throughout the day.

There will be special activities during the day, from music with the JerZgirls, demonstrations, book signings and readings, and kids activities including a free craft project sponsored by Washington Borough Clean Communities.

The festival takes place along Route 57 throughout the Downtown and runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the Beer Tent open starting at 11:30.

Only artists displaying original works are eligible for cash prizes. All art styles are welcome, from painting to pottery to jewelry and everything in between. Re-sale vendors are also welcome to register for the festival. There is a $15 charge for artists with original works and it is $25 ($35 day of show) for all resale vendors. Vending spots are 10x10. If you are interested in registering please contact the WBID office, 908-689-4800, or visit www.washingtonbid.org. This event has been a sell out for the past two years. Pre-registration is highly recommended.