Hoboken Girl’s Weekend Events Guide: April 1st {2016} Edition

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Happy April Hoboken! We hope you’re ready for the beautiful weekend ahead that includes a Sips of Spain wine tasting, Kate Spade NY pop-up shop, Ovarian Cancer 5k, mason jar DIY & so much more!! 

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Hoboken Girl’s Featured Event

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Toilet Training 101: Saturday, April 2nd from 9:00AM-10:00AM

Attention Mommas {+ Dads!} of Hoboken–this event is for you!! Little Bee Learning Studio, Hoboken’s NEWEST space for children {ages 0-3} is hosting a ‘Toilet Training 101 Workshop’ this Saturday, from 9:00AM-10:00AM. They’ll cover the signs your child is ready, what you need to prepare & how to handle the emotions that come with potty training. This workshop is only $25 and is located at 163 4th Street! Reserve your spot here.

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Additional Weekend Events

DJ Battle at the W Hotel: Friday, April 1st from 8:00PM-12:00AM

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Don’t miss this Friday night at the W Hotel! #LIVINGROOMLIVE presents Hoboken’s first annual ‘DJ battle of the sexes’ including @DJDanga, @stacietodd, @foxx.a, and @mixed_feelings. There will be drink specials, prizes, an after party and GOOD MUSIC! Click here for more info. Located at 225 River Street.

DIY Mason Jar Display at DIY Uncorked: Friday, April 1st from 7:30PM to 9:30PM

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Are you a mason jar fanatic {who isn’t, honestly}This event is for you, if so! DIY Uncorked is hosting a fabulous workshop this Friday from 7:30PM-9:30PM where you’ll create the mason jar display featured above. They have all the supplies you’ll need & will guide you as you DIY—just don’t forget to BYOB! Spots are limited so be sure to sign up here!

Free FIT HIIT Class at Athleta: Saturday, April 2nd from 8:45AM-9:45AM

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Start your Saturday morning with a FREE fitness class at Athletalocated at 316 Washington Street. This week, the awesome team of FIT RxN are teaching the class and it’s sure to be a good one! Spots are limited so RSVP by calling 201-653-4101.

Kate Spade NY {Home} Pop-Up Shop: Saturday, April 2nd from 10:00AM-8:00PM

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Now through May 31st, you can catch the Kate Spade Home Pop-Up shop in NYC! Hours for what is sure to be a beautiful shop are Monday-Saturday 10:00AM-8:00PM & Sunday 11:00AM-7:00PM. Call 212.343.1101 with any questions & don’t forget to hashtag your finds with #makeyourselfahome!! Located at 411 West Broadway in New York City.

Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer 5k: Saturday, April 2nd at 11:00AM

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This Saturday beginning at 11:00AM the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition’s 5k is coming to Jersey City! This beautiful event celebrates survivors, remembers those lost, and increases awareness about ovarian cancer. The registration fee of $35 includes a branded NOCC fleece headband and access to the activities taking place during the event–which will be held at Liberty State Park {1 Audrey Zapp Drive Jersey City, NJ 07305}. For more information and to register/donate, click here

Autism Speaks at Wentworth Gallery: Saturday, April 2nd from 5:00PM-8:00PM

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If you’re up for traveling to Short Hills this Saturday evening, be sure to visit Wentworth Gallery to benefit Autism Speaks. The exhibition will feature original artwork {made from puzzle piece shapes} designed by world-renowned artists like Grace Slick, Michael Cartellone and Bernie Taupin, Michael Godard, Charles Fazzino, Alexandra Nechita, and Romero Britto. RSVP by calling 973-564-9776 or click here for more info. Located at 1200 Morris Turnpike in Short Hills.

Spring Bling {Tacori} Trunk Show: Saturday, April 2nd-Sunday, April 3rd

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This Saturday & Sunday are days for diamonds!! Visit W. Kodak Jewelers for their Tacori Trunk Show where you’ll  find over 500 engagement ring styles to choose from {with the best prices of the year}. They’re offering gift cards between $100-$500 with purchases between $1000-$5000 towards a future Tacori diamond! Call now for an appointment 201-710-5000. We’re told cocktails will be served!! 

Poppies En Vogue at Pinot’s Palette: Sunday, April 3rd from 12:00PM-2:00PM

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Brunch & painting? Interestinggggg! Visit Pinot’s Palette this Sunday and paint the beautiful ‘Poppies En Vogue’ painting you see above. They’ll supply the materials, bagels & OJ. You bring the champagne…for mimosas, of course! Located at 258 Newark St. Reserve your seats here!

***This Thursday {April 7th} at 7:00PM, Relay for Life will be hosting at Pinot’s Palette to raise money for the American Cancer Society. This is, of course, a BYOB event that includes a painting class and food donated by Tony Boloney’s & Jarret’s Stuffed Cupcakes. Have fun while supporting an amazing cause — tickets here!

Sips Around Spain at Grand Vin: Sunday, April 3rd from 3:00PM-5:00PM

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Where are our lushes at?? This event is for you! For just $45 you and your friends can indulge in ‘Sips Around Spain’ at Grand VinHoboken’s newest wine bar! This wine tasting event will include passed hors d’oeuvres, photobooth & live music. Call 201-656-0012 and get your tickets before they sell out!

FREE Movie Night at Devotion Yoga: Sunday, April 3rd from 5:00PM-6:45PM

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Have plans for Sunday Night? Devotion Yoga, located at 12 Hudson Place {right across from the Path!}, is having a FREE community movie night. The feature presentation will be ‘Food Inc.’ and you can save your seat here! Bring your own refreshments and they’ll supply the popcorn!

Upcoming Weekday Events

Monday, April 4th at 8:00PM- Seinfeld trivia at Maxwell’s.

Tuesday, April 5th at 7:00PM-$7 ‘Moscow Mules’ at Onieals.

Wednesday, April 6th at 9:00PM-Ladies Night at 1Republik {$5 Apple Martinis, Cosmos, & Sangria}

Thursday, April 7th at 4:00PM-1/2 priced drinks at The Madison.

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.