Arts & Cultural Affairs

The South Orange Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs strengthens and supports the local arts community and provides a variety of cultural and social activities for all citizens and visitors to South Orange. Cultural Affairs programming  celebrates and presents the professional accomplishments of local and regional artists through art exhibitions, classes, art talks, performances, and festivals ensuring public access to the arts and adding richness and depth to life in South Orange.


Baird Theater
Book Arts Roundtable
Concerts/Performances
Cultural Arts Classes
The Pierro Gallery


  1. Art Talk with Ulysses Grant Dietz

    The Pierro Gallery and the Seton Hall Graduate Program in Museum Professions, presents : Like an Egyptian! An illustrated Survey of Egyptian Revivals in Decorative Arts History” with Ulysses Grant Dietz. Read on...
  2. Stop & Shop Sponsors Fall Season of South Mountain Soccer to Benefit Local Athletes

    The South Orange Department of Recreation & Cultural Affairs will receive a generous donation of $1,500 from the Stop & Shop of South Orange, making Stop & Shop the exclusive and first ever sponsor of South Mountain Soccer for the Fall 2016 season. Read on...
  3. South Orange Train Station Centennial Celebration

    We're shutting down Sloan Street for a roaring twenties party! Read on...
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