• Hoboken Girl’s Weekend Events Guide: October 14th {2016} Edition

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    Happy weekend, Hoboken & JC! From the opening of Dracula at MST, the final days of a favorite outdoor spot, a comedy show, and a brewfest in Jersey City — this weekend has something for everyone. What will you be up to?

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    HOBOKEN GIRL’S {FEATURED} EVENT

    Harborside Craft BrewFest in Jersey City: Saturday, October 15th

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    The Jersey City Craft Brew Fest is THIS weekend! 150+ beer samples, live music, and delicious food — all at the waterfront in Jersey City. When you buy a ticket, you automatically get a 5oz. cup to sample over 150 different brews — so fun!  Use code “hobokengirl” to get $20 off your ticket: Click Here for Tickets!

    ADDITIONAL EVENTS

    Dracula at Mile Square Theatre: Friday, October 14th-Sunday, October 30th

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    Now through October 30th you can see the incredible ‘Dracula: The Journal of Jonathan Harker’ performance at Hoboken’s own Mile Square TheatreSee Bram Stoker’s horror story come to life right before your eyes on any of the following nights: Thursday-Saturday shows will begin at 8:00PM. On Sundays, shows will begin at 3:00PM — tickets here! Recommended for audiences 12 & up. Located at 1400 Clinton Street.

    Cocktails For a Cause: Friday, October 14th from 7:30PM-10:30PM

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    Join Project Purple {team Alex} for ‘Cocktails For a Cause’ — a wine and cheese cocktail event to raise awareness and funds for pancreatic cancer. This event will be held at the beautiful Loew’s Theatre in Jersey City and will include a chance to win prizes such as: one month of unlimited hot yoga at Powerflow Yoga, two tickets to the American Ballet Theatre at The Metropolitan Opera House, two tickets to the Jets home game vs. the Patriots, four Yankees legends seats for a game in the 2017 season, and so much more! For additional information or to purchase your tickets, please click here! Located at 54 Journal Square Plaza in Jersey City. 

    Flow & Glow Yoga: Friday, October 21st from 8:00PM-9:30PM

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    Join our girl, Kate LombardoNEXT Friday, October 21st as she hosts Flow & Glow YogaThis “glowga” class will take place at Devotion Yoga under black lights and is perfect for ALL levels — don’t forget to wear your brightest neon attire. Tickets are just $30 for this fun, energetic vinyasa flow and can be purchased here. Make sure to show up early to grab a glow stick and glow-in-the-dark tattoos.

    Tacori Takeover at Kodak Jewlers: Saturday, October 15th-Sunday,October 16th 

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    Need we say more than a jewelry trunk show? Visit Kodak Jewlers this Saturday or Sunday and browse a variety of Tacori jewelry — free Tacori Gift Card with Tacori purchase. Located at 1123 Hudson Street in Hoboken.

    Pier 13’s {Last} Weekend: Saturday, October 15th-Sunday, October 16th

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    Sadly, this upcoming weekend will be the last weekend to hang out on Pier 13! Be sure to stop by and pick a pumpkin from their patch before saying farewell — until next season that is. Hours are Saturday-Sunday 11am-6pm.

    The Poetry of Baseball: Saturday, October 15th from 3:00PM-5:00PM

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    The Hoboken Historical Museum invites you to an afternoon of ‘The Poetry of Baseball‘. Whether you’re a fan baseball or not, this event is not to be missed! Including poets, writers, actors, historians, and ballplayers such as: Quincy Troupe, Elinor Nauen, Frank Messina, Ed Charles {yes, THAT Ed Charles. 3rd baseman of the ’69 Mets}, Mikhail Horowitz, Nick Acocella, Ellen Margolis, and Hoboken’s own Mile Square Theatre!! $7 suggested donation. Located at 1301 Hudson Street in Hoboken. 

    WOW Comedy at The Shannon: Saturday, October 15th from 5:00PM-7:00PM

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    For just $10 you can laugh the night away at The Shannon. Their monthly WOW Comedy show will feature the following brilliant comedians — Craig Mahoney, Brooke Arnold, Jake Shapiro, Vince Chang, Michelle Johnson, Justin Senno, Pedro Gonzalez, Deacon Harris, and Jim Dodge. Located at 106 First Street in Hoboken.

    Iris Records Turns 20: Saturday, October 15th from 9:00PM-3:00AM

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    Join Iris Records in celebrating their 20th anniversary this Saturday evening. The night will include FREE entry to the all vinyl dance party, a full bar, disco lights, and over five different DJs. Located at 380 Montgomery Street in Jersey City.

    Live Music Sunday Yoga: Sunday, October 16th from 11:15AM-12:15AM

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    Visit the church of Holy Innocents this Sunday morning for Live Music Sunday Yoga — including a raffle at the end of class to win a MONTH MEMBERSHIP to Hudson Yoga Project! There is a $15 suggested donation and will be held inside the church {located at 524 Willow Avenue in Hoboken}. BYOMat 🙂

    ‘Belles In Pink’ Brunch: Sunday, October 16th from 1:00PM-5:00PM

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    Handbags of Hope Exchange asks that you please join them for a very special brunch! Dress up in your favorite floral and derby hat and enjoy an afternoon of Southern charm, rosé all day, mint juleps, vendors, prizes, and most importantly, giving back! This brunch will raise funds for The Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation and Harvest of Hope Ministries, Inc and will be held at the Culinary Conference Center {1:00PM-5:00PM} — located on the campus of Hudson Community College. For additional information..click here.

    ** See more local Breast Cancer Awareness Events & Fundraisers here **

    Outdoor Full Moon Meditation: Sunday, October 16th at 6:00PM

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    Join Modern Sage this Sunday evening for an outdoor mediation and peace vigil —  including a guided mediation meant to set personal intentions and a silent mediation to offer peace & positive energy to the world. Held in Hamilton Park under the full moon {meet near the gazebo at 6PM}.

    Upcoming Weekday Events 

    Monday, October 17th at 8:00PM- Harry Potter trivia at Maxwell’s

    Tuesday, October 18th- $6 Movie tickets {all day} at Hoboken’s Bow Tie Cinema.

    Tuesday, October 18th from 7:00PM-10:00PM – Easy Weeknight Meals {cooking class} at Hudson Table — RSVP here

    Wednesday, October 19th from 3:00PM-8:00PM- Blood Drive to benefit those affected by the Hoboken train crash at the Hoboken Multi-service Center Conference Room — hosted by the Delbarton School Alumni.

    Wednesday, October 19th at 6:00PM-NJ Tech Meetup with Wendi Sturgis — RSVP here Located at the Howe Center at Stevens Institute of Technology.

    Wednesday, October 19th from 6:00PM-8:00PM- Hudson County Chamber of Commerce and Jersey Girls Food Tours present ‘The Tastes of Downtown Jersey City’ — additional information and tickets here!

    Wednesday, October 19th from 6:00PM-9:00PM- Exposure & (201) Magazine’s ‘Women for Women: Go For It!‘ panel & discussion — additional information and tickets here!

    Wednesday, October 19th from 7:30PM-8:30PM- JC Bump & Laura Lacey presentFeeding Your Baby from Day 1 through Year 1′ — for additional information or to RSVP, click here! 

    Wednesday, October 19th a 8:00PM- The Office {Halloween-themed} trivia at House of Que’ — RSVP here 

    Wednesday, October 19th at 8:30PM- Live streaming of the 3rd Presidential Debate {plus comedy & commentary} at Mile Square Theatre — tickets are $10. 

    What will you do this weekend? 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.