Hip-Hop Coming to Hopatcong Friday

See a borough native hit the stage and check out what else is happening this weekend.

A Tribe Called Quest once said to "Check the Rhime."

Well, you'll be able to do that and more when hip-hop comes to the parish center at 7 p.m. Friday in Hopatcong. Borough rapper will perform alongside seven other acts, which include dubstep, rum and bass, house, hardstyle and trance. Tickets cost $6.

Check what else is happening around Hopatcong this week in "Get Out!," a roundup of fun events from Patch sites near the area.

Where/When: At at 7 p.m. Friday
Why Go: Because you love hip-hop and want to see "The Butcher."
Cost: $6

Men's Sharing Group
Where/When: At  at 7:30 a.m. Saturday.
Why Go: Because if you're a man and you've got something to get off your chest, here's where to do it.
Cost: Free.

: Saturday at 11 a.m. at the
Why Go: Because you can make something fun for yourself or work on a project to be donated to someone in need
: Free

When/Where: Friday, 8 p.m. at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown
Why Go: You like cool jazz, Latin and classical sax and clarinet from a master of the craft.
Cost: $37 to $67

When/Where: Saturday, 8 a.m. from Marty's Reliable Cycle, Morristown
Why Go: You refuse to take the winter off from your training regimen.
Cost: Free

When/Where: Saturday, 9 a.m. at Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Morris Township
Why Go: You want to enjoy nature and have an adventure in a beautiful place.
Cost: $10

When/Where: Saturday, 8 p.m. at Morristown Jewish Center - Beit Yisrael
Why Go: Three professional comedians, dessert, coffee and tea makes for a nice night out.
Cost: $36

When/Where: Sunday, 11:30 a.m. from 31 South St., Morristown
Why Go: Before you plop in front of the tube for the Super Bowl, put on your running shoes and join 1,000 other runners for this inaugural event.
Cost: $30

Saturday at 9 a.m. at  ,  1180 Route 46, Parsippany Why Go: Because there are few things more life-affirming than giving kids the chance to sing Journey songs as a chorusCost: $275 for a five-week session ending March 3

When/Where: Sunday at 7 p.m. at , 179 Baldwin Road, Parsippany
Why Go: To learn how to let go and move forward with dignity, peace and love
Cost: Free

"The Lost Patrol" at Architekt
When/Where: Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at  in Butler
Why Go: To catch a live performance of the band most well-known for songs featured on the CW hit show Gossip Girl and new television show Chronicle.
Cost: $12

Children's Hour
When/Where: Saturday at 11 a.m. at the 
Why Go: Children can hear stories, do crafts, play games and more.
Cost: Free 

When/Where: Thursday at 7 p.m. at 69 Carey Avenue, Butler
Why Go: To burn some calories and learn some latin moves.
Cost: $10 for drop-ins

Vo-Tech Open House
When/Where: Saturday at 9 a.m. at the  on Vogt Drive in Bridgewater.
Why Go: To check out the offerings of the Vo-Tech, and take part in a celebration of Career and Technical Education Month, as students lead campus tours, demonstrate what they have learned and take part in a Skills USA competition.
Cost: Free

Meow-Wow 2012 Cat Show
When/Where: Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at the  on Milltown Road in Bridgewater.
Why Go: Because who doesn't love cute kittens? Check out the Whiskers, Paws & Claws with the 4-H Club as the top felines compete in the Meow-Wow Cat Show.
Cost: $2

Carol's Creative Chocolatez
When/Where: Saturday at 2 p.m. at the .
Why Go: There is nothing better than a little bit of chocolate. Come out to learn about the candy, taste samples and look at some award-winning edible chocolate paintings.
Cost: Free, but registration is required by either caling 908-526-4016, ext. 105, or visiting the Adult Reference Desk.

NJ Camp Fairs
When/Where: Sunday at 12 p.m. at the .
Why Go: Because there are so many camps to choose from, and we could all use a little help. Camp directors will be on hand to give free DVDs about the programs, free brochures, possible jobs and other giveaways. There will be many different camps represented, including day, overnight, adventure, computer, special interest, baseball, soccer and others. For a list of all the participating camps, visit the website at njcampfairs.com.

Papa john134 February 03, 2012 at 05:09 AM
Stay out of our town rap is crap
JenniferB February 03, 2012 at 04:58 PM
Isn't that what the old folks said about Elvis back in the day?


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