Presented by RVCC Arts

Since 2005, Aiken & Friends Fest has been coastal Virginia’s premier music festival featuring national, regional and local artists and songwriters performing genuine original music and, now, we’ve joined with Mike & Amy Aiken in opening up a north branch.

The 15th Annual Aiken & Friends Fest – North Branch, presented by RVCC Arts will feature:

  • National, regional and local artists performing their original music!
  • A variety of food, merchandise, and local business vendors
  • Music artist booth for audience meet-and-greet, autographs, and artist merchandise

Festival Hours

  • Thursday Afternoon – RVCC Theatre – 1:00 – 2:30 PM
  • Friday Night – RVCC Theater – 7:00-9:30 PM
  • Saturday – RVCC Campus – 12-6 PM
  • Saturday Night – RVCC Theater – 7:00-9:30 PM

Performance Schedule View


Box Office, 118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, NJ 08876, 908.725.3420 (weekdays, 11-4)
Online 24/7  here


On the campus of Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, NJ 08876


FREE Parking in Lots 1 & 2


Set your GPS for 118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, NJ 08876.
Follow the signs to Lots 1 & 2
Or click here for a map..


Saturday afternoon is a day for the whole family! Take in a free, short show at The RVCC Planetarium and, then, settle in for a great afternoon of music while the kids are occupied in our Kids Corner, where they’ll be offered arts, crafts, instrument building and some activities that are just plain, silly fun.


Food and beverage will be available for purchase at the festival site. You are welcome to bring your own food.
The campus FOOD BANK will accepting donations all weekend to help students in need. The list of what they need most is here.

What To Bring

Some is outside, some inside so please plan accordingly.
Blanket or low-profile lawn chair for Concert on the Quad
Dancing shoes or comfortable walking shoes
Cash and credit cards
Your smile and love for great music!

What Not To Bring

No glass bottles or alcohol
No recording devices or digital video cameras (as with all our events, audio/video recording at any time)
Pets, except service animals


The RVCC campus is fully accessible. If you have any questions or aren’t familiar with our campus, please reach out to us at:

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