September is a busy month for everyone, and our favorite local spots are certainly no exception. This week’s local Hoboken + Jersey City events guide has everyone covered with fun things to do locally, like the All About Downtown Street Fair, the Late Night Foodie Fest, plenty of live music, and more. Below is the list of Hoboken + Jersey City events happening from September 15th – September 18th, 2022.
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.
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HDSID’s All About Downtown Street Fair
Saturday, September 17th from 12:00PM-8:00PM | LEARN MORE
HDSID’s All About Downtown Street Fair is taking place this Saturday, September 17th from 12:00PM-8:00PM at the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall from Grove Street to Coles Street and Grove PATH Plaza in Jersey City. The fun-filled day will have over 200+ artist and artisan vendors, local shops, and restaurants participating — selling everything from vintage clothing and small-batch candles to gelato and empanadas. Not to mention, there will also be two Kids Zone areas with rides and face painting, live music, and beer gardens during the event.
Click here to learn more about the All About Downtown Street Fair and click here to learn more about HDSID.
House Of ‘Que’s New Menu + Look
Available Now | LEARN MORE
House Of ‘Que, located at 340 Sinatra Drive in Hoboken, just relaunched its new menu and look for the fall season. The local Austin-style barbecue joint debuted three new wing sauces — Bull Sauce, Honey BBQ, and Texas Spice rub, as well as three new sandwiches including the HOQ Chicken Fried Steak Sandwich, the HOQ Chicken Bacon Ranch Sandwich (available grilled or crispy), and the HOQ Spicy Chicken Sandwich (available grilled or crispy). Not to mention, House Of ‘Que also has a new Fry Menu featuring queso fries, queso curly fries, and loaded queso fries or curly fries with cheese, bacon, and jalapeño. Plus, you can now get your fries dusted with any of the house-made dry rubs. There’s no better time to check out House Of ‘Que to experience the new look, the new menu, and celebrate the new season.
Click here to learn more about House Of ‘Que’s new menu and click here to check out the Instagram.
Lightbridge Academy Willow Ave’s Open Enrollment
Enrolling Now | SCHEDULE TOUR
Lightbridge Academy Willow Ave, located at 1414 Willow Ave in uptown Hoboken, is currently enrolling for the Infant, Toddler, Preschool, and Pre-K programs. Lightbridge Academy offers full-time and part-time child care options for children 6 weeks to 5 years old and provides enhanced health and safety procedures and uses industry-leading programs including ParentView Internet monitoring and a parent communication app which provides parents with a live connection to their children during the day. Plus, the academy is offering both in-person and virtual tours of the facility for local families.
Call 201-963-6700 or click here to schedule your tour and learn more about Lightbridge Academy Willow Ave.
The Laugh Tour at Dorrian’s Red Hand
Saturday, September 17th at 6:00PM, 8:00PM, and 10:00PM | BUY TICKETS
Dorrian’s Red Hand located at 555 Washington Boulevard in Jersey City is hosting three comedy shows on Saturday, September 17th at 600PM, 8:00PM, and 10:00PM. The Laugh Tour is hosted by comedian Rich Kiamco and will feature Drexton Clemmons from BuzzFeed, Allan Fuks from Sirius XM, and Joe Mahoney from Adult Swim. 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. Ticket holders are asked to please arrive 20 minutes prior to the show to allow easy seating and drink + food orders. Additional shows with other comedians will take place every Saturday night. Venue and restrooms are wheelchair accessible. Proof of vaccination is no longer required.
Hudson Connections Video Conference Featuring Our Hoboken Girl Founder
Wednesday, September 21st, 7AM | LEARN MORE
Next Wednesday, September 21st, Hudson Connections will hold a free virtual event where our founder, Jen Tripucka, will appear as a special guest speaker to discuss building community with your business. Hudson Connections is a membership-based organization that aims to help small business owners empower and support one another. This group strives to create a positive and supportive environment for locals to network and refer each other. It is currently open to new members, though the group is limited to one person per profession/category.
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.