It’s almost fall in New Jersey — but Hudson County is still celebrating the few weeks of summer we have left until it’s back-to-school season. This week’s local Hoboken + Jersey City events guide has everyone covered with a birthday celebration at Six26, a concert at Sinatra Park, a comedy club at Corgi Spirits, and more. Below is the list of Hoboken + Jersey City events happening this weekend, August 18th – August 21st.
Disclaimer: These events are included editorially as a community resource, and Hoboken Girl is not affiliated with hosting unless explicitly stated. For the most up-to-date and accurate info including inclement weather cancellations, please contact the host directly.
(Photo credit: @six26_lounge)
Wine Mixer Event at Alba Vineyard
Saturday, August 27th from 3:00PM-7:00PM | REGISTER NOW
Alba Vineyard, located at 269 Riegelsville Warren Glen Road in Milford, is a small family farm that sustainably grows premium grapes, crafting them into exceptional wines. The vineyard is open daily and has seasonal specials and live music Fridays through Sundays. The vineyard is hosting a wine mixer event on Saturday, August 27th from 3:00PM-7:00PM with wine pairings and small bites prepared by Chef Anthony of Trattoria Di Fiore, music by local singer and songwriter Ayva Behm, and beautiful views of the estate vineyard and river valley. General admission for the event is $70 per person and $50 per person for Gold Club members. Walk-ins for the wine-mixer event are welcome. (Please note, all attendees must be 21 and over + rain date is August 28th from 2:00PM-6:00PM). Make sure you let them know Hoboken Girl sent you.
The Laugh Tour at Dorrian’s Red Hand
Saturday, August 20th at 6:30PM and 8:30PM | BUY TICKETS
Dorrian’s Red Hand, located at 555 Washington Boulevard in Jersey City, is hosting two comedy shows on Saturday, August 20th at 6:30PM and 8:30PM. The Laugh Tour is hosted by comedian Rich Kiamco and will feature Christiana Jackson from Cash Cab, Joe Mahoney from Adult Swim, Amber Chandler from West End Comedy Festival, and Kyle Wayne from Broadway Comedy Club. Show tickets purchased online in advance of the show are $15 and are $20 day of and at the door with a 2 item minimum per person. Additional shows with other comedians will take place every Saturday night. (Please note, doors to exterior are ajar for ventilation and these indoor comedy events still require proof of vaccination with ID). Venue and restrooms are wheelchair accessible.
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Hive Athletic Fall Registration
Thursday, August 18th
Registration is now open for fall leagues, including kickball, volleyball, dodgeball, football, softball, soccer, and cornhole. Learn more here.
Hoboken Ultimate Frisbee at Sinatra Field
Thursday, August 18th | 7:15AM
This free, co-ed event will be held at 525 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Teen Karaoke at Hoboken Public Library
Thursday, August 18th | 1PM – 4PM
This event will be held in the TeenZone, 256 1st Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.
HDSID Presents Spring/Summer Farmers Market
Thursday, August 18th | 4PM – 6PM
Get ready to shop for fresh fruits, vegetables, and goodies from local vendors at the spring/summer market of 2022. This market will be located at Grove Street Path Plaza in Jersey City. Learn more here.
Summer Concert Series Hosted by Jersey City Free Public Library
Thursday, August 18th | 5PM – 7PM
This event will be held at Canco Park, 47 Dey Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.
Music on the Porch at The Barrow Mansion
Thursday, August 18th | 6PM – 8PM
Listen to In Full Color Showcase + Grey Murphy at 83 Wayne Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.
Meet the JCFD Happy Hour at The Ashford
Thursday, August 18th | 6PM – 8PM
Enjoy drinks and chat with firefighters at this recruitment event hosted by James Solomon at 145 Newark Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.
Liberty Science Center After Dark
Hoboken Talks at Hoboken Historical Museum
Thursday, August 18th | 7PM – 8PM
Hoboken born and raised Alex Rosario III talks with Bob Foster at 1301 Hudson Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Trivia Thursdays at House of ‘Que
Thursday, August 18th | 7PM – 9:30PM
This event will be held at 340 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Reservations are recommended. Learn more here.
Concerts in the Park Hosted by The City of Hoboken + Hoboken Police Department
Thursday, August 18th | 7PM – 9PM
Julio Fernandez and Friends will be performing at Sinatra Park, Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Gumbo, Grits + Gravy at Fox + Crow
Thursday, August 18th | 7PM – 9:30PM
Artist + Maker Market Hosted by HDSID
Friday, August 19th + Saturday, August 20th
This event will be held at the Grove Street Path Plaza in Jersey City and includes an open-air bazaar featuring locally created fine art and premium hand-crafted goods. Learn more here.
Madewell Refresh + Recycle Party at Mojo Coffee Company
Friday, August 19th | 9AM
Trade in old jeans from any brand at 801 Bloomfield Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Drag Queen Story Hour at Shipyard Park with Harmonica Sunbeam Organized by the Hoboken Public Library BookBike
Friday, August 19th | 11AM – 11:30AM
This event will be at Shipyard Park, 1 13th Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Hoboken Community Blood Drive at Hoboken Multi-Service Center
Friday, August 19th | 12PM – 6PM
This event will be held at 124 Grand Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Ball in the Park! Hosted by The West Side Merry Makers + Jersey City Pride
Friday, August 19th | 4PM – 9PM
Enjoy a Vogue Ball, a drag show, and family fun at Lincoln Park in Jersey City. Learn more here.
Country Night at House of ‘Que
Friday, August 19th | 7PM – 12AM
Groove to country music by DJ Big Country all night long at 340 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Friday, August 19th | 8PM – 10PM
Enjoy stand-up comedians at 1 Distillery Drive in Jersey City. Learn more here.
Madd Hatter’s Dueling Pianos Event
Friday, August 19th | 7PM – 10PM
Madd Hatter’s famous Dueling Pianos event will be held at 221 Washington Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Bingo Fridays at Black Bear Bar + Grill
Friday, August 19th | 7PM
Win prizes and enjoy drink specials at 205 Washington Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.
Gimme Gimme Disco at White Eagle Hall
Friday, August 19th | 9PM
This event will be held at 337 Newark Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.