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

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Ahhhh…the weekend of love is upon us! Are you looking forward to it or totally dreading it? Either way, we’ve got you covered! From love sucks parties, couples events, singles events, desserts to indulge in around town, a fancy {but simple} DIY & a giveaway! With everything that’s going on…what will you do?

Here are a few of our favorite things to peruse on HG this weekend:

Instagram GiveawayJewelry Box DIY | Couple’s Guide to VDay 

Single’s Guide to VDay | Delicious Desserts

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Hoboken Girl’s {Upcoming} Featured Event

The Hudson Wedding Social: Sunday, February 21st from 2:00PM-5:00PM

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Though it isn’t this weekend, we couldn’t help but share such a fabulous eventso you can mark it in your calendar, of course! On Sunday, February 21st, Battello {in Jersey City} is hosting The Hudson Wedding Social. Whether you want your wedding to be modern, bohemian, rustic, or chic, this wedding planning event is for YOU! There will be some awesome vendors including The Hudson Cakery, Trunk Vintage Rentals & Karma Flowers.  To purchase tickets click here or for more information, email hudsonweddingsocial@gmail.com!

Additional Weekend Events

‘Find the One’ Adoptions: February 1st-February 14th

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As I’m sure you’ve noticed, the Hoboken Girl team are big advocates of animal love—which is why our favorite event of the weekend is the “Find the One!” adoption event at Liberty Humane Society!  All animals adopted from Liberty Humane Society are spay/neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped before they are sent home.

bwe’ kafe’s JC Grand Opening: Friday, February 12th from 8:00AM-8:00PM

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In the mood for some {delicious} coffee? From February 12th-February 14th, bwe’ kafe is offering a special Valentine’s day espresso {“the cupid”} to celebrate the grand opening of their new Jersey City location! We’re told it has sprinkles & Ghirardelli chocolate in it—woahhhhh! The new bwe’ is located at 140 River Drive South in Jersey City!

Painting at 7 Fine Arts: Friday, February 12th or Saturday, February 13th from 8:00PM-11:00PM

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Whether you’re single or in a relationship, 7 Fine Arts has a paint party for you! {Single’s night is Friday // Couple’s night is Saturday} Seating is limited so be sure to reserve your spot today by calling 732-299-5488 and don’t forget to BYOB!!

Mini Facials at Luxe: Saturday, February 13th from 12:00PM-4:00PM

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Luxe Face & Body has a lovely treat for you this Valentine’s Day! The are welcoming back Flo from Nuxe this Saturday, February 14th, from 12-4pm for Complimentary Skin Consultations & Mini Facials! They also have a very special gift with purchase for you. Call or email 201-222-2472 or jahnalyn@luxefaceandbody.com. Appointments are necessary. 

Stupid Cupid at Room 84: Saturday, February 13th from 8:00PM-10:00PM

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Have you heard of NJYP {New Jersey Young Professionals}?! Well if you haven’t, here’s what you need to know–NYJP is a group of young professionals, single or married, who are between the age of 21-39. This group is all about social networking–which is so important in today’s society. They’re hosting a ‘Stupid Cupid’ event this Saturday at Room 84 in Hoboken and you’re invited! This is NOT a singles only event. Go alone, go single or bring your spouse. All they ask is that you please wear red, pink or black. Get your tickets here!

Love Sucks Party! at Black Bear: Saturday, February 13th

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Black Bear Bar & Grill knows that love isn’t for ‘everyone’…at least not at the moment! Until 11pm this Saturday, enjoy $4 Coors Light Drafts, $5 ‘Love Potion’ shots, $6 Jack Daniels drinks and party with others who think love sucks just as much as you do!!  

F*@K Valentine’s Day! at Pilsner Haus: Sunday, February 14th

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Looking for something different & unique to do this Valentine’s Day? The Biergarten is serving up just that! Each person that attends their annual ‘F*@K Valentine’s Day Party’ will be given half of a card at the door. You must then find your match, do what is requested on the card and then head up to the bar, TOGETHER, to enjoy a free beer! This sounds like a great way to meet someone new–while undoubtedly sharing some laughs!

Laugh For A Cause: Sunday, February 14th at 7:00PM

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In need for a laugh this Valentine’s Day? Willie McBride’s is hosting a FREE improv show where all donations will benefit the Hoboken Shelter.

Upcoming Weekday Events

Monday, February 15th at 8:00PM: How I Met Your Mother Trivia at Maxwell’s

Wednesday, February 17th at 7:00PM: Mind/Spirit Book Club meeting at Little City Books.

Thursday, February 18th at 6:00PM: Rebuild by Design meeting at the Wallace School Gym {1100 Willow Ave}.

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.