Hotel/Travel Info

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Hotel & Travel information 2018




Travel By Air




The Major International Airport to Rakkasah Festival East is Newark, New Jersey. This airport is easy access to Somerset. From the airport, expect to have about 1 hour for travel time - everything will depend on traffic or the rail connections. Public transportation is available from Airport to Rakkasah. 


Travel by Train

Go to New Brunswick station and catch a cab to the festival.  The cab ride is about 6 minutes.


Rakkasah Festival 'EAST' Hotel

 Comfort Inn and Suites, 225 Davidson Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873 $89 plus tax per night (for up to 4 people per room) – includes breakfast – 2 blocks from the festival on the same side of the street.  Call  732-563-1600  to book your room now!

Rakkasah East 201  After Parties!!!

Held this year at  PJ Cavanaugh’s  - 195 Davidson Ave‚Ä® Somerset, NJ 08873

Located inside the Holiday Inn.  Easy, short walking distance from the Comfort Inn and  Suites  (our official hotel) on the same side of the street!!  They will be extending there food service until 12midnight and drinks will be available until 2am!  Come and join us for a fun night of music and dance starting on Friday and Saturday at the close of the festival!  No Admission charge ever!!!

Shuttle Information

 State Shuttle is offers service to and from the Hotel Somerset-Bridgewater.

 To make reservations go to


Parking at the Festival

There is a huge free parking lot at the Ukrainian Cultural Center for those who do choose to drive.