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77 Things to Do in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend | August 4-7

by Samantha Impaglia
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It’s going to be another warm few days in Hudson County — so pack your weekend with one of these fun summer happenings. This week’s local Hoboken + Jersey City events guide has everyone covered with Jersey City Pride Month events, a peach pie contest at Riverview Farmers Market, weekend wine down at Urban Souls Yoga, and more. Below is the list of Hoboken + Jersey City events happening this weekend, August 4th – August 7th.

Disclaimer: Events are subject to change. These events are included editorially as a community resource, and The 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.

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The Kechian Team of loanDepot has expanded and moved to a brand new office, located at 5 Marine View Plaza in Hoboken. The growing team has extensive knowledge in the real estate market in Hudson County and the surrounding suburbs and specializes in condo + co-ops and jumbo financing. With a team of local lending professionals, The Kechian Team is able to assist a range of clients, including first-time buyers and move-up purchasers in finding the perfect home financing option. From now until February 1st, 2023, Hoboken Girl readers can receive $250 off closing costs when they mention ‘Hoboken Girl’ at the time of application.

Call 201-796-6441 to chat with a member of the team and click here to learn more about The Kechian Team of loanDepot.

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Francesca Wehr, LCSW Mental Health Counseling Just Launched

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Hoboken-based Francesca Wehr, LCSW Mental Health Counseling, recently launched her virtual, private practice and is currently accepting new patients. Francesca Wehr is the sole clinician and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker experienced in working with both adults and children in clinical mental health settings. She has also worked with diverse populations through non-profit organizations, private practices, and New Jersey’s System of Care. Additionally, she is a practitioner of Evidence-based treatment methods such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Crisis Intervention, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Psychoeducation, and Motivational Interviewing — and she is certified as a Nurtured Heart Parent Coach and NJ School Social Worker. Francesca Wehr, LCSW Mental Health Counseling also offers a free phone consultation for new patients. Make sure you let her know Hoboken Girl sent you.

Call 551-287-6280 to schedule a free phone consultation and click here to learn more about Francesca Wehr, LCSW Mental Health Counseling.

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The Laugh Tour at Dorrian’s Red Hand

Saturday, August 6th at 4:00PM and 6:30PM+ 8:30PM | BUY TICKETS

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Dorrian’s Red Hand, located at 555 Washington Boulevard in Jersey City, is hosting a free documentary screening of ‘Our America: Who I’m Meant To Be’ on Saturday, August 6th at 4:00PM. The documentary profiles 10 unique stories of LGBTIQA+ people from across the nation — including host Rich Kiamco — and will be followed by a Q&A. Later in the evening, Dorrian’s Red Hand will host special comedy shows at 6:30PM and 8:30PM to celebrate Jersey City Pride. The Laugh Tour is hosted by comedian Rich Kiamco and will include performances from Marion Grodin from The View and Conan, Kari Burt from The Stand, Alex Kim from Stand Up NY, and James Tison from The NY Times. 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 the rest of the year. (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.

Click here to buy tickets, click here to learn more about Dorrian’s Red Hand, and click here to learn more about The Laugh Tour.

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The Hoboken Girl’s Real Estate Directory

Just Launched | BROWSE DIRECTORY

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The Hoboken Girl readers are always seeking recommendations on everything from real estate rental buildings and condos for sale in the North Jersey area, so we thought it’d be helpful to create a guide to these buildings and homes. Meet our new Real Estate Directory, a curated (and ever-growing) list of real estate buildings in Hoboken, Jersey City, and the greater North Jersey area. Discover these local real estate properties, compare and connect for tours, and keep checking back as the directory will be updated on a routine basis with new listings.

Check out the directory and browse properties here, and to learn more about HG’s Real Estate Directory, click here.

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Hoboken Ultimate Frisbee at Sinatra Field

Thursday, August 4th | 7:15AM

This free, coed event will be held at 525 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Teen Karaoke at Hoboken Public Library

Thursday, August 4th | 1PM – 4PM

This event will be held in the TeenZone, 256 1st Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Outdoor Activities in Pershing Field Park Hosted By Jersey City Free Public Library

Thursday, August 4th | 3:30PM – 5PM

Enjoy outdoor activities at Pershing Field, 201 Central Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.


HDSID Presents Spring/Summer Farmers Market

Thursday, August 4th | 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 4th | 5PM – 7PM

Spirit of Life Ensemble will be performing at Canco Park, 257-287 Montgomery Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Police Pop-Up + Community Game Night at Hoboken Public Library

Thursday, August 4th | 5PM – 7PM

This event includes HOPES and the Hoboken Police Department, and will be held in the TeenZone, 256 1st Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


“Not the end of the world (yet)” Presented by Art House Gallery at Mana Contemporary

Thursday, August 4th | 5PM – 7PM

This solo exhibition by Donna Kessinger will be held at 888 Newark Avenue, Studio 351 (3rd floor) in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Music on the Porch at The Barrow Mansion

Thursday, August 4th | 6PM – 8PM

This historical hip hop tour will be held at 83 Wayne Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Trivia Thursdays at House of ‘Que

Thursday, August 4th | 7PM – 9:30PM

This event will be held at 340 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Reservations are recommended. Learn more here.


Disaster [place]: an Immersive Installation at Deep Space Gallery

Thursday, August 4th | 7PM – 11PM

This art installation is by Katelyn Halpern, and will be held at 77 Cornielson Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.


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Artist + Maker Market Hosted by HDSID

Friday, August 5th + Saturday, August 6th

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.


BookBike + Story Time at Shipyard Park, Organized by the Hoboken Public Library BookBike

Friday, August 5th | 11AM – 1PM

This bike ride will be at Shipyard Park, One 13th Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


SLP Happy Hour in Chill Town at Jersey City Free Public Library

Friday, August 5th | 4PM – 4:30PM

This virtual event features recipes for drinks inspired by the theme, “Oceans of Possibilities.” Learn more here.


Country Night at House of ‘Que

Friday, August 5th | 7PM – 12AM

Groove to country music by DJ Big Country all night long at 340 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Madd Hatter’s Dueling Pianos Event

Friday, August 5th | 7PM – 10PM

Madd Hatter is back with its famous Dueling Pianos event. This event will be held at 221 Washington Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Bingo Fridays at Black Bear Bar + Grill

Friday, August 5th | 7PM 

Win prizes and enjoy drink specials at 205 Washington Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Weekend Wine Down at Urban Souls Yoga

Friday, August 5th | 7PM – 8PM

Enjoy a yoga session and vino at 100 Hudson Street, 4th Floor, in Hoboken. Learn more here.


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Reopening of Roig Collection

Saturday, August 6th

Browse the work of Ricardo Roig at 252 First Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Cardio + Strength Super Sculpt With Larissa at The Fit Club

Saturday, August 6th | 9AM – 10AM

This outdoor event will be held at 1301 Adams Street C3 in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Brunch at Johnny Pepperoni

Saturday, August 6th | 10AM – 2PM

Enjoy a brand new brunch menu, brunch mocktails, and BYOB mimosas at 219 11th Street, #4323 in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Smorgasburg Jersey City

Saturday, August 6th | 11AM – 6PM

Enjoy food and drinks from a variety of local vendors at Harborside Place at Hudson Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Pride Divas Salsa Brunch at Hard Grove

Saturday, August 6th | 12PM – 3:30PM

Enjoy Cuban food, drinks, salsa dancing, DJ’s, and more hosted by the Jersey City LGBTQ+ Pride Festival at 284 1st Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Frank Hanavan, Maritime Artist-in-Residence at the Hoboken Historical Museum

Saturday, August 6th | 12:30PM – 3:30PM

There will be classes in knot-tying, ship model building, and the creation of hand-stitched sailcloth bags. This event will be held at 1301 Hudson Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Top Rope Belay Certification Class at Gravity Vault Hoboken

Saturday, August 6th | 1PM – 3PM

This event will be held at 1423 Clinton Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Musical Cooking Class by One Great Vegan

Saturday, August 6th | 2PM – 3PM

The Singing Chef Gabrielle Reyes is conducting a live-streamed Musical Cooking Class where she will teach participants how to make some colorful and flavor-tastic treats from the comfort of their kitchens. This is a virtual event. Learn more here.


“Classique Cabaret” — A Pride Month Event at Hoboken Public Library

Thursday, August 4th | 5PM – 7PM

This event includes award-winning cabaret singer Sidney Myer, and will be held at 500 Park Avenue in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Dueling Pianos at House of ‘Que

Saturday, August 6th | 8PM – 11PM

This event is a food, drink, and music extravaganza — and it’s a Hoboken favorite. Reservations are required. This event will be held at 304 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.


The Joe Cirotti Trio at Fox + Crow

Saturday, August 6th | 8PM – 10PM

This event will be held at 594 Palisade Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.

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Coffee at Prato Bakery

Sunday, August 7th | 10AM – 11AM

This event is organized by the Meetup Crew and will be held at 201 Washington Street in Hoboken. RSVP required. Learn more here.


Weekend Brunch at House of ‘Que

Sunday, August 7th | 11AM – 2PM

Choose one entree with two bloody Marys or mimosas at 304 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Trivia Brunch at Monroe’s

Sunday, August 7th | 1PM – 4PM

This event will be held at 36-42 Newark Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Pilates in the Park Hosted by Pier A Pilates

Sunday, August 7th | 2PM

This weekly exercise class will be held at Pier A Park, 100 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Pride With Your Pup at Corgi Spirits

Sunday, August 7th | 2PM – 6PM

This event includes a doggy pride costume contest, entertainment, and more, and will be held at 1 Distillery Drive in Jersey City. Learn more here.


August Pack Walk Hosted by Supreme K9 Training

Sunday, August 7th | 4PM – 6PM

Check-in on your dog’s basic obedience, go for a structured group walk, and practice exercises. This event will be held at Morris Canal Park, 157 Washington Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Summer Fest at Liberty State Park

Sunday, August 7th | 6PM – 8PM

Bobby Harden will be performing at 200 Morris Pesin Drive in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Peach Pie Contest at Riverview Farmers Market

Sunday, August 7th | 6PM – 8PM

This event will be held at 498 Palisade Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.


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Kids Art Classes Hoboken Historical Museum

Thursday, August 4th | 10AM – 1PM

Bring your child aged 2-5 to 500 Park Avenue in Hoboken for art-making. Learn more here.


Story Time in Church Square Park Organized by the Hoboken Public Library

Thursday, August 4th | 10:30AM – 11AM

This storytime will be held at 400 Garden Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Friday Storytime at the Hoboken Historical Museum

Friday, August 5th | 10:30AM – 11AM

Museum staff and other guest readers share stories, rhymes, and sing-alongs with children ages 2 to 5 years. This event will be held at 1301 Hudson Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Let’s Make a Mess Sensory Class Hosted by The Village Edgewater

Saturday, August 6th | 10AM – 10:45AM

A sensory and STEAM-based exploratory class. This event will be held at 250 Old River Road in Edgewater. Learn more here.


Music + Movement with Kidzmusik Summer Pop-up Hosted by The Village Edgewater

Monday, August 8th | 3PM, 4PM

Enjoy songs with colorful props, real instruments, and costumes. This event will be held at 250 Old River Road in Edgewater. Learn more here.


Puppetonia Show

Tuesday, August 9th | 10AM

These music and puppet shows incorporate important social skills, early academics, thinking skills, motor skills, and self-expression. This event will be held at 510 Washington Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Spanish Songs + Stories at All Saints Day School

Tuesday, August 9th | 2PM – 2:30PM

Enjoy songs and stories for the little ones on the lawn at the Early Childhood Center. This event will be held at 527 Clinton Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Summer in the City 2022 Movies in the Park

Tuesday, August 9th | Starts at sunset

Respect will be showing at Berry Lane Park in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Make + Create Workshop Hosted by The Village Edgewater

Wednesday, August 10th | 3PM – 4PM

This STEAM-based class will be held at 250 Old River Road in Edgewater. Learn more here.


Story Time Take n’ Make at Hoboken Public Library Grand Street Branch

Wednesday, August 10th | 3:30PM – 4PM

Make a craft at 124 Grand Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Kids Ballroom + Latin Program at Jersey City Ballroom

Wednesday, August 10th | 5:30PM – 6:15PM

This class will be held at 189 Brunswick Street, 3rd Floor, in Jersey City. Learn more here.


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The Last Supper at SOPAC

Thursday, August 4th | 7:30PM + Other Performance Times Through August 7th

This musical comedy will be held at One SOPAC Way in South Orange. Learn more here.


Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City: Treach of Naughty by Nature at NJPAC

Thursday, August 4th | 6PM

This event will be held at 1 Center Street in Newark. Learn more here.


Pop in the City

Opens Friday, August 5th

Visit this 4-week art installation at Greely Square Park, between 32nd and 33rd Streets, Broadway and 6th Avenue in New York City. Learn more here.


Showings at The Clairidge

Friday, August 5th

Films like Bullet Train are playing this weekend. These events will be held at 486 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair. Learn more here.


Tanisha Fordham’s The Ego at Mulberry Commons Park

Friday, August 5th | 6PM – 9PM

This new musical will be presented at Mulberry Commons Park, Mulberry Street in Newark. Learn more here.


The High Line Afternoon Walk

Saturday, August 6th | 1PM – 3PM

This event is organized by the Meetup Crew and will be held at High Line Park, 7077 High Line in New York City. RSVP required. Learn more here.


NYC Whale Watching Adventure Cruise

Sunday, August 7th | 9AM

Witness the majestic presence of large whales splashing in their natural habitat. The departure for this excursion is at Pier 36 in New York City. Learn more here.


South Orange Summer Nights at SOPAC

Wednesday, August 10th

Enjoy free concerts, food trucks, activities, and more at Floods Hill in Meadowland Park, 100 N Ridgewood Road in South Orange. Learn more here.


Guster at The Wellmont Theater

Wednesday, August 10th | 8PM

This alt-rock group will be performing at 5 Seymour Street in Montclair. Learn more here.


Photoshoots at The Floral Escape

Ongoing

The Floral Wonderland is an interactive exhibition designed for photoshoots, video shoots, and capturing every memorable moment while immersed in florals. The Floral Escape is located at One Garden State Plaza in Paramus. Learn more here.


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Cardio + Strength Circuit With Larisa at The Fit Club

Monday, August 8th | 9:15AM – 10AM

This workout class is a virtual event. Learn more here.


Lemonade Craft-to-Go at Hoboken Public Library

Monday, August 8th | 10AM – 8PM

This event will be held at 500 Park Avenue in Hoboken while supplies last. Learn more here.


Young Adult Book Chat at the Jersey City Free Public Library

Tuesday, August 9th | 1PM – 2PM

Discuss your favorite book, what you’re currently reading, and your recommended book at this virtual event. Learn more here.


Teen Knitting Group at Hoboken Public Library

Tuesday, August 9th | 1PM – 4:30PM

Knit a hat to be donated to a premature baby in the Teen Zone, 256 5th Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Hoboken Writing Group

Tuesday, August 9th | 6PM – 8PM

Writers read a portion of their stories, a complete poem, or just attend to be part of a fun, creative community and to share supportive feedback. This is a virtual event. Learn more here.


Open Flow Yoga on Pier A Hosted by Urban Souls Yoga

Tuesday, August 9th | 7PM – 8PM

This class will be held at Pier A, 100 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Liberty State Park Sunset Bike Ride

Tuesday, August 9th | 7PM – 9PM

This event is organized by the Meetup Crew and will be held at Marin Boulevard in Jersey City. RSVP required. Learn more here.


Sound Bath Energy Healing at Urban Souls Yoga

Tuesday, August 9th | 7:30PM – 9PM

This immersive self-care class will be held at 100 Hudson Street, 4th Floor, in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Karaoke at The Ferryman on 1st

Tuesday, August 9th | 9PM – 12AM

This event will be held at 94-98 Bloomfield Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Groove on Grove Hosted by HDSID

Wednesday, August 10th

This event features a free summer weekly music series featuring a wide variety of musicians and performers. It will be held at the Grove Street Path Plaza in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Grand Opening of Purdie Space + Purdie Brows

Wednesday, August 10th | 9AM – 10AM

This event includes local vendors, a performance, champagne, small bites, as well as more festivities, and will be held at 523 Palisade Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Art Lecture + Creative Workshop With Liz Ndoye Hosted by Hoboken Public Library

Wednesday, August 10th | 10AM – 12PM

Dive into the work of artist Theresa Savage Harris. This event will be held at 500 Park Avenue in Hoboken. Learn more here.


La Festa Italiana Jersey City

Wednesday, August 10th | 5PM – 11PM

Celebrate Italian heritage, food, and faith at 344 Sixth Street in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Fresh Air Closing Party at Hamilton Square Condominiums

Wednesday, August 10th | 6PM – 8PM

This group show will be held at 232 Pavonia Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Social Chess Night at Play! Hoboken

Wednesday, August 10th | 6:30PM

Relax, make friends, and play chess. This event is BYOB and for people 18 and up. No RSVP is required. This event will be held at 1039 Washington Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Cycle Boat Night at Pier 13

Wednesday, August 10th | 7PM – 10PM

This event is organized by the Meetup Crew and will be held at 1301 Sinatra Drive North in Hoboken. RSVP required. Learn more here.


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Brown Harris Stevens – Real Estate on NJ’s Gold Coast

Brown Harris Stevens is a local brokerage that’s well-equipped with pre-market guidance for sellers + comprehensive market analysis for buyers, making the process as seamless as possible. The brokerage just listed a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom home in the Hamilton Park neighborhood of Jersey City, hitting the market at $965,000. Learn more here.

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Island Spa + Sauna – A Korean Day Spa in Edison

Island Spa + Sauna, located at 1769 Lincoln Highway in Edison, is a modernized Korean Day Spa with saunas, bathhouses, and spa services like body scrubs, mud wraps, facials, + massages to heal your mind, body, and soul. Learn more here.

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The Brass Rail – Offering Private Events + Catering

The Brass Rail, located at 135 Washington Street in Hoboken, offers private events + catering for all things from birthday parties to business occasions & corporate lunches, celebrations, + more. Learn more here.

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Computers 4 People | Hoboken

Computers 4 People, started by teenager Dylan Zajac, is dedicated to collecting + refurbishing technology to distribute to individuals + groups in need. Computers 4 People will accept items such as old desktop computers, laptops, hard drives, tablets, keyboards, monitors, + more. The organization also accepts monetary donations. Additionally, if volunteers have experience in refurbishing computers or can store items, help in those areas is needed. Learn more here.


Hudson County Latino Foundation | Kearny

With the main mission “to improve the lives of residents in Hudson County and to reduce the socio-economic gap for marginalized groups,” this organization has created partnerships, hosted events, + built up the community in ways that truly make a difference. Throughout the year, there are various events + projects where volunteers are needed. Learn more here.


The Hoboken Shelter | Hoboken

The Hoboken Shelter hosts 50 guests nightly + serves more than 1,000 meals throughout the week. As a full-service community partner, the Hoboken Shelter is a necessary resource within the neighborhood. The Shelter is always in need of donations + support to help keep its doors open and welcoming to its guests. Learn more here.


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