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40 Events in Hoboken + Jersey City Labor Day Weekend {September 3-6}

by Morgan Gertler
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The final weekend of summer is here, and while that might make you wonder where the last three months have gone, there’s still a lot to look forward to. {And we aren’t just talking about pumpkin spice everything.} With beautiful weather still here for a few more weeks you can continue doing all your favorite outdoor activities. For this final summer hoorah, make sure to enjoy some of the fun summer activities we’ve rounded up for you.  Check out this list of all the virtual and in-person events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this Labor Day weekend {September 3rd-6th}.

Disclaimer: Events are subject to change. For the most up-to-date info, please contact the host directly.

Featured Events

2020 Hoboken Wellness Crawl is Going Virtual for 30 Days: Proceeds to Support Hoboken Relief Fund

September 13th-October 13th, 2020 | Ongoing

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This year, the Hoboken Wellness Crawl will look a little different as it will be a 30-Day Virtual Wellness Crawl Event. {But rest assured, the same amount of fun is guaranteed as with every previous year}. This year’s virtual event, which kicks off September 13th and will run through October 13th, will allow for online engagement with all Hudson County businesses, regardless of location, who really need exposure at this difficult time, and will let crawlers take advantage of exclusive deals and giveaways via really exciting virtual options and in-person activities at your leisure, if you’d like to participate. We have over 100+ vendors participating and can’t wait to share them all with you! Get tickets here.

In-Person Events

Apple Montessori Career Fair

Wednesday, September 2nd | 10:00AM-7:00PM

If you are passionate, talented, and hard-working, Apple Montessori would like to invite you to attend its Career Fair to learn about becoming part of the Apple family. The positions are on-site in their state of the art facilities. Interviews can be done virtually or in-person. Learn more here.

Happy National 9/02 Day

Wednesday, September 2nd | 3:00PM-10:00PM

Head to 902 Brewing Co. located at 101 Pacific Ave in JC to celebrate 9/02 day with them!

JCAST 2020: Information Session – Hosted by Jersey City Office of Cultural Affairs

Wednesday, September 2nd | 6:00PM-7:00PM

The Jersey City Office of Cultural Affairs invites you to discover what’s new for the 30th Annual Jersey City Art & Studio Tour. Learn how to register as an artist or organization, how to make the most of your JCAST participation, and how to apply for this exciting virtual celebration! Sign up here.

Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 3rd | 4:00PM-8:00PM

Farmers’ markets are a great way to get fresh produce while supporting local vendors. Stop by the Pedestrian Mall to check out this popular market. Check out all the different vendors here.

Police – Youth Bike Ride

Thursday, September 3rd | 6:00PM

Join the Hoboken PD for a bike ride around Hoboken. The ride begins at 6:00PM at 400 Harrison St. It’s open to people ages 9-14 years old. Register here.

Summer Concerts + Movies in Seacaucus

Thursday, September 3rd | 7:00PM

Seacaucus is hosting movies and concerts in the park. The full schedule can be accessed online here. This week you can look forward to The Original Mixed Company – Oldies & Doo-Wop Band playing live.

Raisa Nosova at the REXER Gallery

Thursday, September 3rd-Wednesday, September 30th 

Raisa’s new glasswork is part of this small group show featuring local and regional artists, curated by Walter John Rodriguez. Learn more here.

Happy Hour at Pier 13 Hoboken

Friday, September 4th | 12:00PM-3:00PM

Start the holiday weekend with food, drinks, and the best view around. Head to Pier 13 for an early Happy Hour. {Weather dependent.}

Uptown Farmers Market

Saturday, September 5th | 9:00AM-2:00PM

The Uptown Farmers Market is happening every Saturday under the 14th Street viaduct between Grand and Adams Streets. Stony Hill Farms will be selling their Jersey Fresh produce, Hoboken Farms and Paolo’s Kitchen’s will sell locally made eats, along with Pickle-Licious, Valley Creamery’s sheep’s milk cheese, and more.

Liberty Science Center Reopening Weekend

Saturday, September 5th | 10:00AM-5:00PM
Liberty Science Center reopens this Labor Day Weekend, and tickets are now available to purchase. They will reopen to the general public from Sept. 5th- 7th and members can join for an exclusive members-only day on Sept. 4th. The reopening comes with new safety protocols, as well as new and returning adventures for the whole family.

Live Music at Corgi Spirits

Saturday, September 5th | 3:00AM-5:00PM

Head to Corgi Spirits on Saturday afternoon for cocktails and live jazz on the patio. This is a pet-friendly event and there will be local menus you can order from, so join in for an afternoon and evening of fun. Learn more here.

Riverview Farmers Market

Sunday, September 6th| 10:00AM-2:00PM

Check out vendors such as Alstede Farms, Stony Hill Farms, RH Farms, JC Fish Stand, and Gourmet Fruit and Nuts at the Riverside Farmers Market this weekend. Learn more here.

Sunday Brunch w/Live Music at Hudson Table

Sunday, September 6th | 12:00PM-2:00PM

Head over to Hudson Table {located at 1403 Clinton St, Hoboken} for a family-style brunch. This meal is perfect for sharing with friends/family and will be served on the outdoor patio. There will be music by Michael Murphy for some light brunch tunes. Table selection will be first-come, first-served, and don’t forget to BYOB. Outdoor dining is also pet friendly. Learn more here.

Virtual Weekend Events in the Area

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LIVE Professional Career Sessions Professional Career Session

Thursday, September 3rd | 1:00PM-2:00PM

Enjoy a live professional career session hosted by the Hoboken Public Library. Questions are welcome! Learn more here.

Career Workshop: Proven Strategy to Land Your Dream Job In Today’s Job Market

Thursday, September 3rd | 2:00PM-3:00PM

If you are looking to land an amazing job that you’ll enjoy in today’s job market, this training is for you. Join Career Strategist & Coach Cindy Makita to uncover strategy secrets. Learn more here.

RSVP for the event and you will be taken to the Webinar Registration page.

Liberation Teachings of Embodied Wisdom and Compassion Hosted by the New York Insight Meditation Center

Thursday, September 3rd | 6:30PM-8:30PM

This is a meditation and practice group led by Peace Twesigye and Nakawe Cuebas Berrios for those who self-identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color {BIPOC}. Learn more here.

Beyond Meditation – An Online Introduction to Sahaj Samadhi

Thursday, September 3rd | 7:00PM-8:15PM

When the mind and nervous system are allowed to repose for a few moments in profound silence, the deep-rooted blocks & impressions in the subconscious mind get eliminated. Join this free 75-minute intro session to Sahaj Samadhi Meditation from the comfort of your own home. Sign up here.

Murder Mystery & Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, September 3rd |8:00PM-9:30PM

Join in for a fun night of exploring and socializing as you follow the exploits of someone who visited New York City, toured some awesome sites, met some new people, and got invited to a big party that night. That person made it to the party but left in a body bag! It is up to you to solve the mystery of what happened. Learn more here.

Women in Content Coffee Break: Video & Social Media Marketing

Friday, September 4th | 2:30PM-3:30PM

If you’re a woman in video production or social media marketing in any variety of media, this event is for you. Network, feel encouraged, and get support at the Women in Content Virtual Meetups. Sign up here.

Let’s De-Clutter Together Hosted by the JC Public Library

Friday, September 4th | 4:00PM-4:45PM

If clutter topples out of closets and paperwork covers your table, then this de-cluttering series is for you. Organizing humorist and bestselling author Jamie Novak shares her laugh-out-loud funny approach for what to do with all the stuff. Join her for a live declutter session. Wrap up each week on a clutter-free note. Learn more here.

New Jersey Virtual Speed Dating

Saturday, September 5th | 7:00PM-9:00PM

The perfect opportunity to find a virtual companion! All the fun and efficiency of in-person speed dating events brought to your doorstep. Why wait to hear back from potential matches on traditional apps and websites when you can meet a group of singles just like yourself, all from the comfort of your living room. A lovely host to guide you through your virtual event, there to assist you with anything or anyone. Get more information here.

Online Classes with Coditum

All Weekend | Ongoing

Coditum {720 Monroe Street, Hoboken} will be offering a variety of online one-on-one classes. Find out more information and sign up here

Virtual Exhibition Tours at the Hoboken Historical Museum

All Weekend | Ongoing

The Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a variety of virtual exhibition tours. Get more information here.

Free Online Ivy League Courses

All Weekend | Ongoing

Enjoy a slew of online courses from a variety of Ivy League schools. Get more information here.

Kid-Focused Events

Story Time at Church Square Park with Ms. Ashley Hosted by the Hoboken Public Library

Wednesday, September 2nd | 4:00PM

Get ready to read some books and sing some songs in Church Square Park. Registration is required for this event, email [email protected] with questions or to sign up.

JC Bump & Baby-Itsy Bitsy TOT Yoga w/ Michelle Goitia via Zoom

Thursday, September 3rd | 10:15AM-11:00AM

Bond with your baby while supporting their development, meet other parents/caregivers, and learn some relaxation techniques. These classes are offered to young families across Jersey City. Get more information here.

Summer Camp with My Gym Hoboken

Ongoing | 8:00AM-5:00PM

Let your child experience camp that’s packed with games, relays, puppets, gymnastics, songs, dances, storytime, music, sports, arts and crafts, and much more. Led by their caring teachers, My Gym Camp is designed to enhance physical growth and a sense of individual success. Learn more here.

Garden Street Music Dance Classes

Ongoing | Throughout the day

Join safe outdoor dance, music, and theatre classes at 1018 Washington St. Only $25 per class for kids of multiple ages. Check out the website for the schedule and email your reservation to [email protected]

Virtual Music Classes with Rockness Music

All Weekend | Ongoing

Enjoy a virtual music lesson with your little one with Rockness Music {multiple locations}. Get more info here.


Greater NJ/NY Events

Marsha HellerSolo show—“Fragments of Beauty” Art Sow

Now through September 30th

In Marsha Heller’s solo exhibition, “Fragments of Beauty”, the viewer experiences her landscapes, skyscapes, intimate details of nature or its broad vistas, as acts of passion rendered through an artist’s discipline. The fragments of beauty which she encounters everywhere imbue the images with power and delicacy in equal measure. Learn more about Riverside Gallery in Hackensack here.

Sweetleaf Farm at the Montclair Farmers Market

Saturday, September 5th | 8:00AM-2:00PM

The Montclair Farmers’ Market offers an array of local farmers and artisans, including fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, poultry, fish, cheeses, prepared foods, baked goods, condiments, honey, flowers, wine, pickles, and so much more. Learn more here.

Domino Park Greenmarket Hosted by Brooklyn Greenmarkets

Sunday, September 6th | 9:00AM-3:00PM

GrowNYC’s Domino Park Greenmarket is open! Find locally-grown fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, fresh-cut flowers, and baked goods at this neighborhood farmers market. Learn more here.

Asbury Fresh 2020 Summer Market

Sunday, September 6th | 11:00AM-2:00PM

The market will allow for healthy social distancing, and proper safety precautions, while continuing the market as normally as possible. Get more information on vendors here.

Red Bank StreetLife Entertainment

Every Saturday in August and September

The sidewalks of Red Bank are alive with music and entertainment on Saturday nights all summer long. StreetLife performances take place at various locations throughout the business district in Red Bank, weather permitting. Get more information here.

Six Flags Drive-Thru Safari


Visitors can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson. The journey, which takes approximately 1.5 hours to 3 hours to experience, is completed in your own vehicle; tickets start as low as $19.99 per person. Get your tickets here.

Partner Happenings

Receive 10% Off at Medley with the Code “HOBOKENGIRL10”

Medley Hoboken has officially opened Hoboken — and they’re serving salads, sandwiches, and smoothies at their sweet outdoor dining setup {with an expanded menu coming in the fall}. Located at 521 Washington Street, you can now avoid 3rd party delivery fees and order directly off the website {for pickup OR delivery}. Use code “HOBOKENGIRL10” to get 10% off. Order here.

Mention “Hoboken Girl” at Hoboken Orthodontics to Get a Free Oral B Electric Toothbrush and Starter Kit

Hoboken Orthodontics {located at 928 Washington St} was the first orthodontics practice in Hoboken {the doors opened in 1980!} and has been dedicated to helping the community have better, healthier smiles while providing compassionate and gentle care. The team offers many orthodontic treatment options and develops individual plans that work with patients’ specific goals. Hoboken Girl readers who are new to Hoboken Orthodontics will get an Oral B electric toothbrush and starter kit when beginning treatment when mentioning ‘Hoboken Girl’. Call 201-876-5500 to schedule a complimentary consultation here


Upcoming Weekday Events

Monday, September 7th– Enjoy a summer send-off along the Hoboken waterfront at Maxwell Place Pier. Everyone in the neighborhood is welcome to come hang out as we say goodbye to summer. Learn more here.

Tuesday, September 8th – Join the Wellness Lab NJ for an 8:00AM morning stretch. Learn more here.

Tuesday, September 8th – Join LSC for Virtual Science Trivia Live. Get the Zoom link here.

Tuesday, September 8th – NFL Football legend Reggie Williams will have a Zoom book launch for his new memoir, “Resilient by Nature.” Learn more here.

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