• Hoboken Girl’s Weekend Events Guide: September 16th {2016} Edition

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    Happy {almost} weekend Hoboken! We hope you’re ready for the beautiful weekend ahead that includes an Oysterfest, a yogathon, the JC Downtown street fair & so much more. 

    Hoboken Girl’s {Upcoming} Featured Event

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    Accessing All Markets: Tuesday, September 20th from 6:00PM-9:00PM

    Do you have a business? Are you thinking of starting one? This Tuesday evening, a group of panelists {including our founder & editor, Jennifer Tripucka} are gathering together to talk about their strategies, tactics, and secrets in how to access all demographics when owning a business — with the hope to help each and every attendee achieve their goals. Hosted by the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce. Find additional information and tickets here! Located at The Kolo Club — 1422 Grand Street. 

    Additional Weekend Events

    The Golden Carrot Trunk Show: Friday, September 16th from 2:00PM-8:00PM

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    Beginning at 2:00PM, The Golden Carrot is hosting a trunk show with Ariel Gordon Jewelry — including her brand new collection which has yet to be seen anywhere!! There you’ll find rosé & gelato {from Bucket & Bay!}, discounts on AGJ pieces, and a free mini mani with any purchase by former Paintbox pro Elissa Schell.

    The Handless Maiden: Friday, September 16th-Saturday, September 24th

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    Art House Productions welcomes you to experience their newest play, The Handless Maiden. This show will present a different take on “fairy tales” and is sure to be a fun evening in Jersey City!  Purchase your tickets here and catch a show on any of the following dates: September 16th, 17th, 22nd, 23rd, 24th at 8:00PM and Sunday, September 18th at 4:00PM. Located at 136 Magnolia Ave in Jersey City. 

    The Bruce Show at Maxwell’sFriday, September 16th at 9:00PM

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    If you love Bruce Springsteen, then we’ve found your Friday night plans! The Mighty Spectrum Band, an amazing Bruce tribute band, will perform at Maxwell’s beginning at 9:00PM and you can get your tickets here!

    Bake Sale Fundraiser: Saturday, September 17th from 10:00AM-2:00PM

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    If you’re in Hoboken Saturday morning, please stop by the Rummage and Ruffage Market’s bake sale that will benefit the Cohen Family & Children’s Heart Foundation ❤️ Located on the corner of 6th and Willow. 

    JC Downtown Street Fair: Saturday, September 17th from 11:00AM-6:00PM

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    The sixth annual JC Downtown Street Fair is expected to be bigger than ever this year!! There you’ll find over 100 vendors, food trucks, activities for kids {including rides, face painting, & more!}, and live performances throughout the day. Located on Newark Avenue between Grove Street & Jersey Ave. 

    Hoboken Oysterfest: Saturday, September 17th from 12:00PM-10:00PM

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    If you’re into live music, craft beer, NYC skyline views, and most importantly, oysters….then this event is FOR YOU! Hoboken’s Oysterfest will take place on Pier A this Saturday and will include a variety of oysters {obviously} and live performances by Wyclef Jean, Plain White Ts, Icona Pop, Nico & Vinz, Tickets are still available here! This event is 21 years and over only. 

    Carpe Diem Turns 10: Saturday, September 17th from 5:00PM-close

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    One of our favorite uptown restaurants is turning 10 this Saturday! Wish Carpe Diem a happy birthday while enjoying drink and dinner specials {5:00PM} followed by a DJ {& dancing!} at 10:00PM.

    The Benjamins at Willie McBride’s: Saturday, September 17th at 11:00PM

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    The Benjamins will take the stage this Saturday nighat at Willie McBride’s! But before you trek over in your dancing shoes, be sure to call their FREE limo service offered every Friday & Saturday night. {Call 201-681-7550 for pickup!}

    Hoboken Scenes at The Hoboken Museum: Sunday, September 18th-Tuesday, October 18th

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    Do you love Hoboken-inspired art as much as we do? Then you’re in luck! From September 18th-October 18th, you can see Donna L. O’Grady’s BEAUTIFUL Hoboken paintings on display at the Hoboken Historical Museum. For additional information about the artist and her paintings, click here.

    Hudson County CASA’s YogathonSunday, September 18th from 8:30AM-4:00PM

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    This Sunday, six local teachers will lead seven yoga classes from 8:30AM-4:00PM to benefit the Hudson County CASA — a non-profit organization committed to advocating for the best interests of abused and neglected children. Tickets for the Yogathon are $20 for one class or $50 for all seven classes. At 3:00PM teachers will lead a round of 108 ohms in the name of foster children in the country. For additional information, please click here.

    Sunday Brunch at Pinot’s Palette: Sunday, September 18th from 12:00PM-2:00PM

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    Want a side of painting with your Sunday brunch? Visit Pinot’s Palette this Sunday and you can create the beautiful ‘Just Breathe’ painting {shown above} while they supply the materials, bagels & OJ. All you’ll need to bring is the bubbly…for mimosas, of course! Located at 258 Newark St. Reserve your seats here!

    Upcoming Weekday Events

    Monday, September 19th from 7:00PM-11:00PM- Open Mic Night at The Ale House.

    Monday, September 19th at 8:00PM- Disney Movie trivia at Maxwell’s.

    Tuesday, September 20th from 6:00PM-9:00PM-Toast the Trees‘ at Leo’s — snap a photo of your Angel’s Envy cocktail from the bar (hashtag #AE4THETREES) & they’ll plant a white oak tree! More details here

    Wednesday, September 21st at 8:00PM – Seinfeld trivia at House of ‘Que.

    Thursday, September 22nd from 5:00PM-7:00PM- Pilcro Denim Styling event at Anthropologieincludes a surprise raffle & styling for the fall. 

    Thursday, September 22nd at 7:00PM- Little City Books presents Emma Donoghue and Jessica Knoll at DeBaun Auditorium {24 5th St, Hoboken, NJ 07030} — additional information here

    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.