About the Festival

The Bridge Arts Festival is a celebration of art, music and culture in Bayonne, New Jersey. This September, Bayonne will host the Bridge Arts Festival with an expected crowd of several thousand people from Bayonne and beyond!

Confirmed Performers

Los Hacheros

Brooklyn’s Los Hacheros, modern-day torchbearers of the Golden Age of Latin music. They revive folkloric styles like son montuno, guaracha and salsa, and often combine them with Bomba, a fiery rhythm from the mountains of Puerto Rico.


Conundrum is a social music group led by Trumpeter Germain Brito, Guitar player Isaac Sanchez, and Drummer Charles Tyler. They are all about positive vibrations and making a spiritual connection with the audience.

Alicia Olatuja

Praised by The New York Times as “a singer with a strong and lustrous tone and an amiably regal presence on stage,” Alicia Olatuja astounds audiences with her exquisite vocals, artistic versatility, and captivating demeanor.

Anthony Fuscaldo Trio

Anthony Fuscaldo’s guitar-work encompasses an entire musical spectrum. From the classical styling of Andres Segovia and Heitor Villa-Lobos, to Django Reinhardt inspired jazz free-form improvisation.

Dance Stage Host

Heather Smith

StoryBook Theatre

The Circus McGurkus by Dr. Seuss – Be a lion, be an acrobat, be a clown! Join Tempest as we create our own Circus McGurkus!

Dance With Me
Dance Studios

Dance with Me Dance Studio (Bayonne) focuses on teaching dance as an art, developing technique, discipline, expression, musicality, and style.

Jersey City
Ballroom Dancers

Jersey City Ballroom presents performances by the Jersey City Ballroom Instruction Team and Student Performance Team(s). Performing Latin, ballroom, salsa, swing and  tango.

The Surati
Dance Troupe

Since 2001 Surati, the dance and music school, has been providing an insight into Indian Art and Culture. It has a group of professional dancers and musicians who perform a multitude of Indian Classical and traditional folk styles on stage.

#TapLife Company

#Taplife combines the art form of tap dance with spirituality and personal awareness in order to explore the universal dots of life.



@ Dennis P. Collins Park

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Friday Sept 7th

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