HobokenGirl Weekend Events Guide: April 11th Edition

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 The HobokenGirl Weekend Events Guide is here! From art shows to free fro yo, you’re bound not to be bored this weekend.

1. “Traditions & Transitions” Exhibition at the Hob’Art Gallery: Thursday-Sunday

Come to  Monroe Art Center for the “Traditions & Transitions” Exhibition, featuring artists Ann Kinney and Maya Erica Forester.  It is on display until Sunday, April 27, Thursday to Sunday from 1:00-5:00PM and by appointment.

2. Hoboken Fashion Night Out: Friday 7PM

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Come out to The W Hotel for Hoboken Fashion Night Out presented by the Hoboken Italian Festival, Boston Scarlette, and Dana Marchionne. This event will be celebrating Hoboken fashion and will have Hoboken designers, retailers, artists, and models. Cocktail hour will be 7-8:30PM, open bar 7-10PM, and the show will start at 8PM. Tickets are $160 for general admission and $350 for VIP – get more info here.

3. Hoboken Grace Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday 10AM-12PM

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Hoboken Grace’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt is this Saturday at Mama Johnson Field (4th St. & Jackson St.). There will be pictures with the Easter Bunny, free face painting, and games! Volunteers are also needed so click here if you are interested in helping out!

4. Hoboken Family Alliance Spring Fling Egg Hunt: Saturday 10AM-12PM

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HFA is hosting their 16th annual egg hunt Saturday (raindate Sunday 10AM-12PM) at Columbus Park (Clinton St. between 9th & 10th St.). This event is free for members and $5 suggested donations for non-members. Activities will include a stroll though Spring Farm Egg Hunt, bunny-hop and egg races, and “Guess the number of Jellybeans” contest for a bike giveaway.

5. Free Spring Makeovers at Luxe Face & Body: Saturday 11AM-6PM

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Makeup artist, Sharon, from Vincent Longo Cosmetics will be at Luxe this Saturday offering free spring makeovers. She will be showing you ways to contour your face and achieve a bronzed summer glow! Make sure to book your appointment by calling 201-222-2472 or emailing info@luxefaceandbody.com.

6. Free Zumba at Krank Hoboken Grand Opening: Satuday 12PM

Come over to Krank Hoboken (333 Newark St.) for their grand opening and free zumba!

7. Proto Gallery Group Show: Saturday 5PM

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The opening reception for the show “Pageant” will be this Saturday from 5-9PM and open to the public Wednesday-Sunday 10AM-4PM until May 18. This exhibit features six artists using the human form and features 6 artists from NY, NJ, and OH. A must see!  Located at 66 Willow Avenue in Hoboken.

8. Industry Standard at the Kolo Klub: Saturday 8PM-3AM

Industry Standard will be at the Kolo Klub this Saturday, so stop by for a night of electronic dance music! They will be featuring Resident DJs Marcus Robson, Dan Rozum, and Christopher Terrusa, and Guest DJs Dante DiMedici and Rick Mianulli. Entry is free!

PS: Free Fro Yo Delivery from 16 Handles til April 16:

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What are you doing this weekend?

 Upcoming Week Events:

Monday, April 14 from 6:30-8:30PM – Spring Hoboken Food Swap, more info here.

Tuesday, April 15 at 8PM – Trivia Night at Four L’s

Tuesday, April 15 at 8PM – Trivia Night at Mills Tavern

Wednesday, April 16 – Trivia Night at Wicked Wolf

Wednesday, April 16 – “Wednesdays Afterwork into the Night!” at Teak on the Hudson

Wednesday, April 16 from 7-8PM – Wednesdays Bright Lights N’ Bling Zumba Party every week at the Jubilee Center, details here.

Wednesday, April 16 from 8:30-9:30PM – 6 Week Beginner Series Yoga for Men at the NJ Running Store

Wednesday, April 16 at 9PM – Karaoke Night at Village Pourhouse

Thursday, April 17 at 8PM – “Spectrum” hosted by RAW: natural born artists at Boa

Thursday, April 17 at 10PM – College Night at Wicked Wolf ($3 cans, $8 pitchers, $4 fireball shots)-+0


Have an amazing weekend! xo

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Jen is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of HobokenGirl.com. With deep entrepreneurial roots in Hudson County — as her grandparents owned textile businesses on Tonnelle Ave in North Bergen dating back to the 50s — she started the site as a Hoboken resident to discover the amazing things happening in the area. When not planning the next Hoboken Girl event or #HobokenGirlHelps volunteer project, she can usually be found shopping at local boutiques, eating an Insta-worthy meal, walking her two pups, or watching Bravo TV and ordering takeout with her husband.