• Hoboken Girl’s Weekend Events Guide: November 20th {2015} Edition

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    Thanksgiving is just around the corner and next weekend is sure to be full of family, friends, and food. Make sure to get out around town this weekend and enjoy these amazing events before the holiday! And… be sure to check out details on our Hoboken Girl Holiday Party below! Have a great weekend, Hoboken!

     

    Upcoming Featured Event

    Hoboken Girl Holiday Sweets Soirèe: Tuesday, December 1st from 6:30-9:30PM

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    It may not be happening this weekend, but we couldn’t wait to get the word out! Join us for a Hoboken Girl Holiday Party for Charity at TEAK!  Your entry ticket includes two FREE holiday cocktails/drinks and appetizers from TEAK–plus samples of holiday dessert from the best local dessert companies in the area including: Choc-o-Pain, Om Sweet Home, Hudson Cakery, Nicole’s Sweet SchoppeJaret’s Stuffed Cupcakes, and 16 Handles. A portion of the proceeds will be going to True Mentors, which is a Hoboken-run non-profit dedicated to creating positive relationships and mentoring opportunities for children and teens in Hoboken {www.TrueMentors.org}. The perfect way to indulge and sample delicious desserts while giving back! Tickets are $40 and will go quickly- make sure to purchase and join us as we ring in the Holiday season!

    This Weekend’s Events

    The Nerds Live at Wicked Wolf: Friday, November 20th at 8:00PM

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    Head to Wicked Wolf for a performance by The Nerds. They band will take the stage at 10:00PM but the night’s festivities begin at 8:00. The demand is always so high for this band, so we had to make sure we brought them back to take over our stage and give you one of the best performances of your life. This high-energy band will rock your night with cover songs of the best known Rock n’ Roll music to date. Make sure to RSVP to receive 1/2 price drinks for you and your guests from 8-10:00PM>

    The 2nd Annual Hoboken Last Waltz: Saturday, November 21st at 8:00PM

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    In November of 1975, some of the finest musicians of the time came together to celebrate the final performance of The Last Waltz (1978 album), at the esteemed Joni Mitchell, Eric Clapton, and Neil Young were only a few of the superstars there.  In November 2014, a group of Hoboken’s finest musicians came together to recreate this historic event and this weekend they will do it again. Attend this event on Saturday evening at Maxwell’s TavernThe event begins at 8:00PM and tickets can be purchased here. 

    Ninja Yoga Flow Inversion Workshop: Saturday, November 21st from 2-4:00PM

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    This weekend yoga instructor, Erica Arce, will lead a two hour inversion workshop at Devotion Yoga. Learn how to transition through inversions as stealthily as a ninja and land as gracefully as a cat. Be invited to explore new ways to fly into your arm balance practice as Erica guides key core techniques that build towards cat-like prowess poise and grace. In this workshop, you’ll challenge your limits of strength, balance and flexibility, all while building community. Learn new ways to explore postures you already know and deepen your practice by learning to approach the ones you don’t. Definitely ask questions and get personal tips and assists.  Register for this workshop here. 

    Wine Tasting at Bin 14: Saturday, November 21st from 2-4:00PM

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    Bin 14’s exclusive monthly tastings broaden your palate and increase your enjoyment. This month, courtesy of specialty importer Annona, you’ll get an insider’s taste of wines by small producers committed to Italy’s ancient winemaking traditions. These wines have devoted Italian followers, but have yet to be discovered by American importers—until now. Come find out what America has been missing. Our special pairing menu will enhance this journey to Italy. Join us! Make your reservation now.

    Wow! Comedy Night at The Shannon: Saturday, November 21st at 4:30PM

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    Fill your Saturday with laughs at comedy night at The Shannon. This weekend the comics include host Alex Csedrik, headliner Chris Lamberth and these other great comics: Rob Garrison, Pam DeButts, Michael Falcone, Mick Diflo, Danielle Meaux, Aaron Kominos-Smith, Joe Mckevitt, and Nick Ruggia .Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.

     

    The 1st Annual Inspired Artist Movement and Fashion Center: Sunday, November 22nd from 11:00AM-7:00PM

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    Head into Jersey City for the 1st Annual Inspired Artist Movement Music and Fashion Conference, where music and fashion professionals meet to learn, network and get inspired.  Registration begins at 11am. You can purchase your ticket in advance. The event will be held at the Mac Mahon Student Center located at 46 Glenwood Ave, Jersey City NJ. For more information on the professionals who will be present at the event click here.

     Hoboken Homeless Shelter Charity Yoga Class: Sunday, November 22nd from 2-4:00PM

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    Head to Devotion Yoga on Sunday for a donation based charity class. This team-taught class, lead by Brendan Gibbons, Tam Terry, Julie Pasquale, Kim Larkin and Kate Lombardo, will incorporate a strong Open Level Flow focused on gratitude with a blissful 30 minute Restorative portion of the class and hands on assists. All proceeds will go directly to support the Hoboken Shelter. After the class, we will be preparing food and brown bag lunches for the homeless in our neighborhood. Donations can be made in cash, credit card or supplies for the cooking. Donations are being accepted even if you’re unable to attend the event. 

    Riverview Farmer’s Market Final Day for the Season:

    Sunday, November 22nd from 10:00AM-3:00PM

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    Farmer’s markets were our favorite things to visit through the Summer season and we’re so happy Riverview has held strong through the fall. Get outside and enjoy the final market of the season this Sunday. Vendors will be on had with delicious farmer’s market finds and Thanksgiving treats. The market is located at 1 Bowers Street in  Jersey City.

     

    What are your plans this weekend? Enjoy!


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    Kate Lombardo is Hoboken Girl’s Marketing and Events Manager. She joined the HG team in February of 2015 and loves keeping readers up to date on news and things to do in Hoboken. Kate lives uptown with her husband and can often be found shopping her way through Hoboken’s boutiques or taste-testing her way through the mile square’s amazing restaurants. She’s a local yoga teacher who loves helping people live the healthiest and happiest version of their lives. Check her out on Instagram @katelombardoyoga.


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