HDSID’s Biggest Street Fair of 2021 Happening This Saturday in Jersey City

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When it comes to outdoor events, Jersey City does it right. Add local small business vendors and you’ve got a can’t-miss event. The Annual HDSID ‘All About Downtown Street Fair’ is back this year with food, drinks, entertainment, and unique vendors lining the street from Grove PATH Plaza to Coles Street. Keep reading for all the info you need on the Jersey City Downtown Street Fair, happening Saturday, September 18th, rain or shine.


What to Expect at the Street Fair

Visitors and vendors come together in downtown Jersey City to celebrate, eat, and shop. The annual All About Downtown Street Fair started in 2011 and featured over 100 vendors selling products ranging from handmade jewelry to one-of-a-kind artwork. In recent years, the event has attracted over 40,000 people and over 200 vendors, selling everything from vintage clothing and small-batch candles to gelato and empanadas.


Neighborhood favorite restaurants and bars will host outdoor beer gardens for a delicious and refreshing pit stop during your stay at the festival. Enjoy food from around the world as you explore everything that makes downtown Jersey City the best.


The event features a Kidszone area with rides, face painting, live music, and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy.

The HDSID Annual All About Downtown Street Fair will take place on Saturday, September 18th from 12PM to 8PM in the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall and Grove PATH Plaza in Jersey City.


The Local Vendors

Curious to know which vendors will be at this year’s All About Downtown Street Fair? Here’s a sneak peek at just some of the great local vendors that await you on Saturday, September 18th:

Andromeda’s Attic

Barcade Jersey City

Bellum Creations

Beyond the Plate Food Tours 


City Kidz Playhouse 

Eclectric Picks 


For the Love of Toffee



Gallerie Hudson

Gypsy Grill Restaurant

Kaya’s Kitchen

Lucky 7 Tavern

Meta Bodywork

Milk and Cream Bar

O’Lala Empanadas 



Pure Barre Jersey City

Serendipity Celebrations Catering

The French D.N.A

Viva Natural Foods Inc. 

Wythn Candles

Zee Perfect Gift


…and so much more! 

The Local Sponsors

This annual event is made possible thanks to the support of the City Council, the Mayor’s Office, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Office of Cultural Affairs. 

These local sponsors have also made the street fair a reality: 

Ani Ramen, Liberty Harbor Residences/ Zeppelin Hall, Angry Archies, Ashford/Six26, Bang Cookies, Barcade, Coldwell Bankers, Gotham West, Grove ST Bikes, Hard Grove, Helens Pizza, Hudson Healthcare Express, Iris Records, Jersey City Pediatric Dentistry, Keyhole, Landmark Developers, Left Bank, Burger Bar, Liberty Science Center, Maid in JC, Mark Daniel Barbershop, Modera Lofts, Modern, Family Dentistry, New York Life, O’Malleys, Orale, Porta, Roman Nose, Saigon, SILVERMAN, Smile Preschool, South House, The Lively, The Perennial Group, Torico, Urban Sadhu Yoga Shala, White Eagle Hall, WORD Bookstores, and Yelp.


The HDSID Annual All About Downtown Street Fair will take place on Saturday, September 18th from 12PM to 8PM in the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall and Grove PATH Plaza in Jersey City. This event will be held rain or shine, so have umbrellas on standby so you don’t miss out!

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Originally from North Carolina, Ainsley became a proud Hoboken Girl years ago. As a freelance journalist she has written about everything under the sun for the past six years. She works from her home office in uptown Hoboken or sometimes from Choc-o-Pain, because nothing says “freelancer” like working from a café with a fresh croissant nearby. As the mother of one very fast toddler, she has a passion for self-care, parenting hacks, and discovering all the fun things the Mile Square has to offer.