• Hoboken Girl’s Weekend Events Guide: July 8th {2016} Edition

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    It’s the weeeeeeeeeekenddddddddd! From a very special adoption event, a chance to paint a portrait of your pet, three outdoor fitness classes, and FREE ice cream…there is something for everyone this weekend. What will you be up to?

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    Hoboken Girl’s {Upcoming} Featured Event

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    Wine & Workshop at DIY Uncorked: Wednesday, July 13th from 8:00PM-10:00PM

    In need of some custom home decor? Then this event is for YOU! DIY Uncorked is hosting a ‘Wood-Block End Table’ {featured image} workshop this Wednesday from 8:00PM-10:00PM. This very unique block table is made from 4×4 squares, has an 18″ round top, and is sure to make a great addition to your place! Instructors will help you step-by-step in building your custom table, while you have a few drinks, relax & have an awesome night out–just don’t forget to BYOB!! Grab your tickets here before spots are filled. Located at 49 Harrison Street.  

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    Additional Weekend Events

    Story time at Little City BooksFriday, July 8th at 10:00AM & 11:00AM

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    Every Friday at 10:00AM & 11:00AM, Laura Acocella, will read a variety of Children’s books! Bring your little one {ages: babies-4 years old} by Little City Books for a beautiful morning.

    The Last 5 Years at Art HouseFriday, July 8th-Sunday, July 24th

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    Pioneer Productions Company and Art House are proud to present The Last 5 Years — Jason Robert Brown’s masterpiece chronicling the turbulent journey of a young couple throughout their 5 year relationship. Catch this brilliant show Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00PM and on Sundays at 3:00PM {July 8th-July 24th}. To purchase tickets {$25-also available at door} or for more information, click hereLocated at 136 Magnolia Ave in Jersey City. 

    Yoga on the Lawn: Saturday, July 9th from 8:00AM-9:00AM

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    Start your Saturday morning and salute the sun with yoga! Instructor, Kate DeCock, invites you to join her for yoga on the lawn in front of the Church of Holy Innocents. There is a $10 suggested donation for adults and kids free. Don’t forget to BYOMat and a friend! Located at Willow Ave & 6th Street in Hoboken. 

    Shake Rattle n Tone: Saturday, July 9th from 10:00AM-10:45AM

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    Instructor, Susan Pascale, invites you to join her for Shake Rattle n Tone in front of the Church of Holy Innocents this Saturday morning! Bring your 0-9 month old baby and a carrier or sling and shake, rattle and tone on the lawn. There is a $10 suggested donation for adults and kids are free. RSVP here. Enjoy perusing around the Rummage and Ruffage Market afterwards. Located at Willow Ave & 6th Street in Hoboken. 

    Build a Better Block Street Fair: Saturday, July 9th from 10:00AM-3:00PM

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    This Saturday, the McGinley Square Partnership is hosting a ‘Build a Better Block Street Fair’ in Jersey City! The event will include live music, yummy eats, painting, and much more! This street fair is FREE and open to the public…but if you plan to volunteer {litter patrol, pulling weeds, painting murals & planting flowers}, please register hereLocated at 750 Bergen Avenue. 

    Pitness in the Park: Saturday, July 9th from 11:00AM-2:00PM

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    Join bachata & barbells, Brazilian Mat, Passion For Pitties, Real Hot Yoga, and Necessary Thickness this Saturday for Pitness in the Park! Adoptable Pitbulls will be in attendance from the New York Bully Crew, workouts will be instructed by bachata & barbells and Real Hot Yoga, and educators from Pack Leaders will be teaching all about the breed! Located at Pier A {100 Sinatra Dr}. 

    Paint Your Pet at ArteVino: Saturday, July 9th from 3:00PM-6:00PM 

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    Do you have a furry best friend or a love for animals? Your chance to have a one-of-a-kind, personal touch, portrait of your pet is happening this Saturday! ArteVino Studio, located at 720 Monroe Street,  is hosting a ‘Paint Your Pet’ & wine session from 3:00pm-6:00pm…and you can sign up here! All you’ll need to provide is an image of your pet and they’ll transform it into an outline on your canvas so you can get started on painting. Doors will open 30 minutes before the event begins but please arrive at least, 15 minutes before….and don’t forget to BYOB! 

    Milk Sugar Love’s MiniCone MadnessSunday, July 10th from 2:00PM-6:00PM 

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    Need we say more than FREE mini ice cream cones?! This Sunday, the Milk Sugar Love army will be handing out FREE minis (while supplies last!) at their JC location {19 McWilliams Place} and they’re inviting you to the party! Enjoy this perfect way to end your weekend.

    Bucket & Bay Craft Gelato’s One Year Anniversary Party: Sunday, July 10th from 4:00PM-8:00PM

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    Help Bucket & Bay Craft Gelato celebrate their one year anniversary this Sunday!! Beginning at 4:00PM, you’ll find music, an empanadas stand, and the reveal of their brand new creation…THE GELATO CAKEWICH! Proceeds from cakewich sales will be donated to Hudson County CASA — a nonprofit aiding abused and neglected children. In addition, party attendees will have the opportunity to pre-order a full cake, which comes with 32 cookies for 16 gelato cakewich servings, to be delivered at a later date at a $20 discount (regular price $79). Located just two blocks from the Grove Street Path at 150 Bay St. in Jersey City. 

     

    Upcoming Weekday Events

    Monday, July 11th at 8:00PM- Seinfeld trivia at Maxwell’s.

    Tuesday, July 12th- $6 Movie tickets {all day} at Hoboken’s Bow Tie Cinema.

    Tuesday, July 12th at 7:00PM- 12th Annual Party with Purpose 5k – for additional information or to register click here!

     Tuesday, July 12th at 8:30PM- Movies on Pier 13 — feature film: National Lampoon’s Vacation

    Wednesday, July 13th from 5:00PM-8:00PM- 14th Annual Newport Beach Party featuring two live bands {The Fuzzy Lemons & The Benjamins}. Located at 700 Washington Blvd, Jersey City. 

    Wednesday, July 13th from 6:00PM-9:00PM- ‘Treat Yourself’ {including cocktails & giveaways!} at Boutique Realty. Located at 537 Garden St. 

    Wednesday, July 13th from 6:30PM-7:30PM- Fitness Under the 14th St. Viaduct featuring a FREE class taught by the ladies of Local Barre!

    Wednesday, July 13th from 6:30PM-9:30PM- Jersey City Chefs Table at Hudson Table {including wine, food samples, take home recipes, and a chef Q&A}. Tickets hereLocated at 1403 Clinton St. 

    Wednesday, July 13th at 9:00PM-Movies Under the Stars on Pier A {feature film: The Martian}.

    Thursday, July 14th from 7:00PM-9:00PM- FREE Concert in Sinatra Park featuring Ray Rodriguez & Swing Savroso. 

    What will you do this week{end}? 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.


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