• Hoboken Girl’s Weekend Events Guide: August 12th {2016} Edition

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    Happy Friday Hoboken!! From a pet adoption day, a silent clubbing event, and TWO nights to see dueling pianos …there is something for everyone this weekend. What will you be up to?

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    Hoboken Girl’s {Upcoming} Featured Event

    Savor the Summer Social: Thursday, August 25th from 6:30PM-9:30PM

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    Join us for a very special happy hour event where we’ll celebrate summer in style at Halifax {at the W Hotel} from 6:30-9:30PM. We’re so excited to co-host with New Jersey Young Professionals to help make this event even more fun! Plus, Bucket and Bay will be there serving attendees their amazinggggg gelato! Tickets for this event are $15 if you purchase online or $20 at the door. Space is limited so be sure to purchase your tickets early — Click here to get your tickets! For questions, please email hello@hobokengirl.comCan’t wait to see you there!

    Additional Weekend Events 

    Kaleidoscope Exhibit at hob’ artFriday, August 12th-Sunday, August 28th 

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    hob’ art, located at 720 Monroe Street, is currently hosting a ‘Kaleidoscope’ Exhibit and you can check it out all weekend! Including work by artists: Tom Egan, Starr Tucker-Ortega, Katie Duffy McGeehin, Rich Roberts, and Roy Wright! Hours for the exhibit are 1-5pm, Thursday-Sunday.

    WomenRising’s Back-to-School Drive: Friday, August 12th-Friday, September 2nd

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    WomenRising is asking for your help in their annual back-to-school drive – where they’re collecting backpacks and school supplies for children {ranging from kindergarten to 12th grade}. Items can be dropped off at 270 Fairmount Avenue, Jersey City until September 2nd. Please contact WomenRising at (201) 333-5700 for any additional information and thank you for your help!

    AIDS Walk NYC Fundraiser at Wicked Wolf: Friday, August 12th from 7:00PM-10:00PM

    Help Wicked Wolf raise money and awareness for HIV/AIDS this Friday evening by enjoying a night including live body painting, makeovers, raffle prizes, and drink specials!! All proceeds will be donated to the AIDS Walk New York organization. For additional information on the event, please contact Deidre by calling (201) 659 – 7500 or via email at deidre@wickedwolfhoboken.com

    Paint & Sip at Pinot’s Palette: Friday, August 12th from 7:30PM-9:30PM

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    Visit Pinot’s Palette this Friday and paint the beautiful ‘Rosie Posies’ painting you see above. They’ll supply the materials and guide you through painting your masterpiece…just don’t forget to BYOB! Located at 258 Newark St.Reserve your seats here!

    FREE Fitness Class at Athleta: Saturday, August 13th from 8:45AM-9:45AM

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    Athleta of Hoboken asks that you please join them this Saturday morning for a FREE {in store} fitness class taught by Kara of FITRxNRSVP at 201-653-4101 or in-store as space is limited. 

    Pet Adoption Day at Pier 13: Saturday, August 13th from 11:00AM-5:00PM

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    Visit Pier 13 this Saturday for Liberty Humane Society’s Pet Adoption Day! Who knows…perhaps you’ll leave with a new furry best friend 🙂

    ***And don’t miss their Pop-Up Project Fundraiser this Sunday in Jersey Cityadditional information here.

    OM Sweet Home’s Vegan Shop-Up:Saturday, August 13th from 12:00PM-6:00PM

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    Join OM Sweet Home for a Vegan Shop-Up this Saturday at Pine Box Rock Shop in Bushwick, Brooklyn {12pm-6pm}…and do attend hungry. Pssst-there will be Brooklyn Buttah for sale! Located at 12 Grattan St. Brooklyn, NY

    Dueling Pianos at House of Que’:Friday, August 12th & Saturday, August 13th at 8:00PM 

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    Visit House of Que’ this Friday or Saturday for a night of live {piano} performancessure to make you want to get up and dance! Email info@houseofque.com or call (201)-279-6709 to reserve your table as these are popular nights. Located at 340 Sinatra Drive.

    SH*T UP AND LISTEN: Saturday, August 13th from 9:30PM-2:30AM

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    ChicpeaJC is bringing back SH*T UP AND LISTEN! This highly requested party will make it’s third appearance Saturday evening at Transmission {150 Bay Street JC} beginning at 9:30PM and will go until 2:30AM! Find your tickets {includes headphones} here!

    Upcoming Weekday Events

    Monday, August 15th at 8:00PM- Harry Potter trivia at Maxwell’s.

    Tuesday, August 16th at 8:30PM- Movies on Pier 13 — feature film: Rocky II

    Wednesday, August 17th at 7:00PM- Hoboken Mermaids Two Year Anniversary Party at The Dubliner.

    Wednesday, August 17th at 8:00PM- Disney Movie trivia at House of Que’.

    Wednesday, August 17th at 8:15PM- Movies Under the Stars on Pier A — feature film: Inside Out

    Wednesday, August 17th at 9:00PM- New Comic All Stars comedy show & margarita specials at Cadillac Cantina.

    What will you be up to this weekend? We hope it’s a good one xo 


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    Meg is a twenty-something “old soul” and is known to leave {red} lipstick marks on her coffee mugs. She moved to Hoboken last year for a boy {a wonderful one at that} and has happily resided uptown since. When she’s not writing our weekly events guide, she’s a real estate agent and an amateur photographer. You can usually find Meg at a local coffee shop, a hot yoga studio, or home with her two cats, Penny Lane & Lucy. She loves a good glass of wine and cooking to her favorite band, The Beatles. Show this girl a sense of humor or recommend some good fiction and she’ll love you, dearly.