Jersey City Wine Fest is Happening on October 13th, 2018

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If you thought rosé season was over, think again. Jersey City Wine Fest is back for the fall and is happening on October 13th, 2018 at the Harborside Atrium. From 6:00PM-9:30PM, explore over 150 styles of wine with some serious skyline views along with delicious food and live music. More about the event, plus how to get your tickets {+ an exclusive discount}, below:

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Whether you can’t tell the difference between a Merlot to a Malbec or picking out the perfect Pinot Noir is a breeze, Jersey City Wine Fest has something for everyone. Throughout the evening, attendees will sample wines from around the world while enjoying live entertainment, food, and interactive games, all with sweeping views of NYC as the backdrop. Plus, guests will able to ask questions from winery representatives and distributors. So, if you’ve ever wondered what the difference is between a glass of chardonnay from California versus a glass from France, this is the perfect place to get your answers. Or, if you’re just looking to enjoy a night full of wine with friends, it’s the perfect place to do that, too.

Tickets can be purchased here. There are two types of tickets — general admission and designated driver. See what each includes below. Enter code ‘HOBOKENGIRL’ at checkout for $20 off your general admission ticket. 


Jersey City Wine Fest will take place at The Harborside Atrium in downtown Jersey City which is easily accessible by PATH or Light Rail. The entrance to the Atrium is steps away from the Exchange Place PATH station.

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The Wines

If you didn’t make it out of the country this summer, Jersey City Wine Fest is taking guests all around the globe with over 150 styles of wine to choose from. Wines from the following countries will be available to taste:








South Africa


Styles of wine include Cabernet, Chardonnay, Chianti, Malbec, Pinot Grigio, Sangria, and Sauvignon Blanc, to name a *very* few. And what makes the tasting of all these wines even more fun is the souvenir glass you get to taste them in. A souvenir glass is included with each general admission ticket.


Several different food vendors will be in attendance {because when trying over 150 different types of wine, you’ll need some carbs}. Featured food options include:


Angry Archies

Chavas Empanadas

Taste of Poland

Bang Cookies

Waffle It

Pizza Vita

My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream


Tickets can be purchased here. There are two types of tickets — general admission and designated driver. See what each includes below. Enter code HOBOKENGIRL at checkout for $20 off your general admission ticket. 

General admission: $70 {includes your all-access pass to wine tastings + a souvenir tasting glass}             With Hoboken Girl’s exclusive discount code, a general admission ticket will cost you only $50

Designated Driver: $15 {does not include any alcohol as your promise to get your crew home safely}

Don’t forget to use code HOBOKENGIRL for $20 OFF

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Will you be heading to Jersey City Wine Fest this year? Share with us in the comments below!

**This post is sponsored by Jersey City Wine Fest, but with a bunch of winos on the HG team, we are super excited for this event 😉

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Briana is a born-and-raised Hoboken Girl who embraces both the new and old aspects of the Mile Square. She’s a freelance writer, works in social media, and more importantly (but not really) — a cat lover and total foodie. When she’s not working, she can be found convincing herself to buy something at Sephora or Target, eating mussels with her fiancé at Leo’s, or planning her next Disney vacation.