Cultural and Historic Affairs

Essex County Senior Art Show

The 2019 Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Show will be held at the Essex County Hospital Center in Cedar Grove and open to the public from August 9 - September 11, 2019. Artwork must be dropped off at the Hospital Center lobby between 10am and 12noon on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. An awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 10am. Entries winning first place in Essex County will automatically advance to the State Competition.


Spirit of Essex: Autumn Edition

This issue features a spread on the First All-Inclusive Accessible Playground in the Essex County Parks System and an abundance of fall themed events for all ages!

Calendar Listing Form

Please use the Calendar Listing Form for submitting information on your events and programs to the Spirit of Essex publication.

Exhibition Listing Form

Please use the Exhibition Form to submit information on exhibits displayed at your facility for the Spirit of Essex publication.

Spirit of Essex Advertising Rates

 We accept advertisements to further promote Essex County events and activities. The magazine’s circulation continues to increase and new subscriptions are requested daily.

The Spirit of Essex offers your organization a significant opportunity to stand out as one of the county’s anchor cultural institutions and to be remembered by an opt-in subscriber interested in local cultural programming.