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.
loanDepot’s New Hoboken Office + Promotion
Available until February 1st, 2023 | CONTACT NOW
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.
Francesca Wehr, LCSW Mental Health Counseling Just Launched
Available Now | LEARN MORE
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.
The Laugh Tour at Dorrian’s Red Hand
Saturday, August 6th at 4:00PM and 6:30PM+ 8:30PM | BUY TICKETS
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.
The Hoboken Girl’s Real Estate Directory
Just Launched | BROWSE DIRECTORY
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.