Live music is the main attraction this weekend in South Jersey, but a production of Shakespeare at the Stockton PAC and the closing of the last incarnation of a famous local watering hole, Maloney's Uptown... were among the things that also caught my attention.


Here's a look at the South Jersey Weekend Happenings...


Atlantic City:

- Golden Nugget:  Starship featuring Mickey Thomas, Fri. 3/28

- Borgata: Jay Mohl, Fri. 3/28

- House of Blues @ Showboat: Gary Allen, Fri. 3/28

- Caesars: Heart, Sat. 3/29

- Revel: Edwin McCain, Sat. 3/29, The Social

- Revel: Pakistani singer Atif Aslam, Sat. 3/29

- Boardwalk Hall: World Championship Boxing, Sat. 3/29,  Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev vs. Cedric Agnew,  twelve-round WBO Light Heavyweight Championship, Boardwalk Hall Ballroom, broadcast at 10 PM on HBO Boxing After Dark.

Other cool stuff this weekend...

- Stockton PAC: The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre production of Hamlet, Fri. 3/28

- Cape May: 7th Annual Singer-Songwriter Weekend, Fri-Sat. 3/28-29, various venues

- Atlantic City: Maloney's Uptown, the successor to the famed Margate bar bids farewell this weekend by hosting two benefits.  "Elephants for Autism" on Fri. 3/28 and "Pass It On", a Galloway-based charity helping families in need,  Sat. 3/29

- Atlantic City: Atlantic City High School Players present the musical "How to Succeed in Business Without Really trying", Fri-Sat. 3/28-29, High School PAC

- Egg Harbor Township: The Boy Scouts Pinewood Derby, Sat. 3/29 @ noon, Atlantic Christian School

- Egg Harbor Township: End of the Elk Year Party, Elks Lodge, Fri. 3/28

- Hammonton: The play "Next to Normal", Eagle Theatre, Fri-Sat. 3/28-29

-West Cape May: Family Pizza and Movie Night, Fri. 3/28 @ 6pm, "Happy Feet", 609-884- 1005

-  Millville: The Levoy Theater presents Keb Mo, Sun. 3/30