• HobokenGirl Weekend Events Guide: August 22 Edition

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    The summer flew by! Enjoy the rest of it while it’s still here and take part in these events around town this weekend and upcoming week:

     

    1. Summer Sizzle by New Jersey Young Professionals at LuLu’s — Friday, August 22 at 7-9PM

     

    Mix and mingle with other young professionals in Hoboken! Celebrate the end of summer with drinks, an outdoor terrace, and the NYC skyline. Members pay $10 online and $2o at the door, where non-members pay $20 both online and at the door.

    2. “Abstracting Nature” Exhibit at Hob’Art Gallery – Friday, August 8-Sunday, September 7

    "Exodus" by Alberte Bernier

    “Exodus” by Alberte Bernier

    Abstracting Nature”, an exhibition by Alberte Bernier and Olga Guerra will open to the public from August 8, 2014 – September 7, 2014 at hob’art co-operative gallery, 720 Monroe Street, E208, Hoboken, NJ. “Abstracting Nature” puts in perspective a selection of artwork in which each artist illustrates her expressionist interpretation of nature. On Sunday August 17 at 3:30pm, the artists will talk about their artwork and welcome questions from visitors. Gallery hours are Thursday through Sunday, 1:00-5:00pm, and by appointment. Free parking is available at the rear of the building on Jackson Street and is wheelchair accessible.  Gallery information may be obtained on the website www.hob-art.org and from the director, France Garrido, (201) 319-1504 or director@hob-art.org.

    3. Complimentary Semi-Private Sessions by Kure Pilates Friday, August 22-Sunday, August 24

    krysta pilates

     

    In honor of opening day, Kure Pilates is offering free semi-private sessions all weekend! You can register here or contact them at info@kurepilates.com or 201-222-0088 for more information.

    4. Annual 1 Day Hoboken — Saturday, August 23 at 10AM

    A volunteer event!

    A volunteer event!

    Hosted by Hoboken Grace. A volunteer event to improve the city of Hoboken! People will be split into groups to work on various projects. This is the chance to improve the city and get to know other residents! Register here.

    5. Lackawanna Music Festival/Beer Garden on Pier A — Saturday, August 23 at 12PM-10PM

    Beer + music = best. day. ever.

    Beer + music = best. day. ever.

    Music will be provided all day by live local musicians, including Hoboken Girl of the Week Allison Strong. There will be great music, a beer garden on the pier will be provided by Ale House. Great end-of-summer fun!

    6. Summer Bacon Festival at Zeppelin Hall Biergarten — Saturday, August 23-Sunday, August 24

    Bacon lover's dream...

    Bacon lover’s dream…

    Zeppelin Hall is hosting a bacon festival with a special bacon-filled menu. Nothing like bacon and beer. Yum!

    aaraa sales

    15-50% off STOREWIDE at Aaraa Accessories {408 6th Street} in Hoboken. Stop by and shop shop shop! Aaraa always has the best stuff 🙂

    Upcoming Week Events

    Tuesday, August 26 at 5-7PM – Beverage & Bliss at Washington General Store. (10% off full price merchandise/$10 suggested donation)

    Tuesday, August 26 at 6-7:30PM – Create Your Own Pinback Buttons at Hoboken Public Library

    Tuesday, August 26 at 7PM – Yoga in the Park at Pier A Park (bring a yoga mat and water!)

    Tuesday, August 27 at 7-9PM – Undercover Vegetables by Give Peas a Chance at Cugini Kitchen

    Tuesday, August 26 at 8PM – Trivia Night at Four L’s

    Tuesday, August 26 at 8PM – Trivia Night at Mills Tavern

    Wednesday, August 27 – Trivia Night at Wicked Wolf

    Wednesday, August 27 at 7-8PM – Wednesdays Bright Lights N’ Bling Zumba Party every week at the Jubilee Center, details here.

    Wednesday, August 27 at 8 PM – Movies Under the Stars at Pier A Park

    Thursday, August 28 at 6:30-7:30PM – Endangered NJ at the Hoboken Public Library–see live endangered animals!

    Thursday,  August 28 at 7PM – Yoga in the Park at Pier A Park

    Thursday, August 28 at 10PM – College Night at Wicked Wolf ($3 cans, $8 pitchers, $4 fireball shots)

    Enjoy the weekend!

    Submit your events to hobokengirlblog@gmail.com or here to be included in our weekly guide ;-)


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    Jen is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Hoboken Girl. She started the site to discover and share the wealth of things happening in Hudson County. Her roots in the area extend to her maternal grandparents, who owned two textile factories in Weehawken and North Bergen. When not planning the next Hoboken Girl event/volunteer project or editing her life away, she can usually be found shopping at local boutiques, eating an Insta-worthy meal, walking her French bulldog + rescue pup, or watching the latest murder doc on Netflix with her husband.