Top 13 Things to Do in Hoboken and Jersey City This Weekend {February 3rd, 2017}

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Happy February, all! An adoption event, the end of Hudson Restaurant Week, a beer expo, Super Bowl Sunday, and more are all on tap for you in Hudson County. What do you have planned? Here are the top things to do in Hoboken and Jersey City this weekend:

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The Last Day of Hudson Restaurant WeekFriday, February 3rd 

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This Friday is your LAST CHANCE  to experience dining deals for Hudson Restaurant Week. For a full list of where to make reservations, click here. Don’t miss out!

FREE Adoptions at Liberty Humane Society: Friday, February 3rd-Tuesday, February 14th 

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February is the month of love…and these furry friends’ love doesn’t cost a thing. Visit Liberty Humane Society now through February 14th and find your new best friend to give a forever home. During their “Give Love” animal adoption campaign, all dogs over 40 pounds and all cats over 4 months of age will have adoption fees waived. Located at 235 Jersey City Blvd.  

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown at MST: Friday, February 3rd-Sunday, February 26th

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Now through February 26th, visit Mile Square Theatre for a live performance of ‘You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown’. A hit musical suitable for the whole family (recommended for audiences 5 & up). Showtimes are Fridays at 7:00PM, Saturdays at 2:00PM and 6:00PM and Sundays at 11:00AM and 3:00PM. Get your tickets hereLocated at 1400 Clinton Street.

ChicpeaJC Headquarters Opening: Friday, February 3rd from 4:30PM-10:00PM

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Our friend and fellow blogger, ChicpeaJC is opening her very own headquarters this weekend and all are invited to the celebration. The ribbon-cutting will take place Friday at 4:30pm followed by music, drinks and smalls bites until 10:00pm. All happening at The Vito A. Lofts in Jersey City {Suite 2C}. Stop by and wish her and her team well in their new space. Located at 190 Christopher Columbus Drive. 

Costa Rica {Charity} Workout: Friday, February 3rd at 7:00PM

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This Friday, workout while giving back at Intrepid Gym. Their ‘Costa Rica Workout’ is just a $10 suggested donation and sure to make you sweat – all proceeds will go to Costa Rican Orphanages. We’re also told there will be celebratory drinks following the workout at Jack’s Cabin.

7th Annual Meadowlands Beer Expo: Saturday, February 4th 

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This Saturday beer will take over the town of Secaucus for the 7th Annual Meadowlands Beer Expo. Tickets include admission to the expo, a 5 ounce souvenir tasting cup and samples from over 150 beers – tickets for session 1 (afternoon) and 2 (evening) can be found hereLocated at Harmon Meadow 355 Plaza Drive in Secaucus.

Pediatric CPR Class: Saturday, February 4th from 10:00AM-1:00PM

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Visit Celebrate Life Studio this Saturday morning and become CPR certified. This course is just $69 and is perfect for those who have or care for children. Be sure to sign up here as spots are very limited. Located at 1200 Park Avenue.

Galentine’s Day at Alba Boutique: Saturday, February 4th from 12:00PM-4:00PM

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Alba Boutique is hosting a Galentine’s Day Event this Saturday and you’re invited. In an effort to raise money for the Boston Marathon, this day will include special promotions, cupcakes, raffles andddd champagne – RSVP by emailing stylist@albaboutique.com. Located at 716 Washington Street. 

New Year, Best You – A Mini Retreat: Saturday, February 4th from 1:00PM-4:00PM

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Our girl Kate Lombardo is teaching a three hour mini retreat this Saturday and there’s still time to sign up! This retreat will dive deep into what drives your actions & behaviors using yoga, open discussion, mediation and intention setting. Sign up here – located at Zen Space Studio in Hoboken {450 7th Street}. 

‘Ghost Story’ at Mile Square Theatre: Saturday, February 4th at 8:30PM

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Mile Square Theatre is proud to present ‘Readings of NJ Women Playwrights’ through the month of February. This week, Lia Romeo, introduces her playwright, ‘Ghost Story‘. Sure to be a fun night out and did we mention, it’s FREE? Located at 1400 Clinton Street.

Check out Lia as our Hoboken Girl of the Week!

WIO’s Super Burn: Sunday, February 5th from 11:00AM-12:30PM

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Before you indulge in Sunday’s Superbowl shenanigans, get a 90 minute workout in with Kate at Work It Out {5 Marine View Plaza}. We know it’ll be a good one!

Make Your Own Mala Workshop: Sunday, February 5th from 11:00AM-2:30PM

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Join Krista lynn Eggering {spiritual facilitator & jewelry designer} for a mala bead & vision board workshop at The Bar Method this Sunday—space is limited so be sure to sign up hereLocated at 86 River Street.

Superbowl Sunday Funday: Sunday, February 5th at 6:30PM

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The Patriots take on the Falcons this Sunday at 6:30pm and we’re wondering…where will you be watching? At your favorite sports bar – (find out our top picks for bars here!!)? Or at home with this tray of football-themed cupcakes from Jaret’s? *Decisions, decisions* 

Upcoming Weekday Events

 

Monday, February 6th from 8:30AM-10:00AM- Coffee with the Hoboken Police Department – located at Black Rail Coffee on 9th St + Jackson.

Monday, February 6th at 7:00PM- An Intimate Evening with authors, Ian Rankin and Harlan Coben, at Little City Books – seating is limited so please rsvp by emailing info@littlecitybooks.com

Monday, February 6th at 7:00PM- Hoboken community meeting at the Hoboken Housing Authority {221 Jackson St} – all are welcome.

Monday, February 6th at 8:00PM- ‘Mambo Mondays’ at Cadillac Cantina – 1/2 apps and salsa/bachata classes. 

Tuesday, February 7th from 5:00PM-7:00PM- Mixed Media Canvas at The Crop Shop – located at 720 Monroe Street in Hoboken {Suite 203A}

Tuesday, February 7th from 6:30PM-7:30PM- ‘Fall in Love With Your Business Again’ – for additional info or to rsvp, click here

Tuesday, February 7th at 8:00PM- Gilmore Girls trivia at Maxwell’s Tavern – rsvp here

Wednesday, February 8th from 6:30PM-8:30PM-“Beat the Winter Blues: Easy Ways to Improve Your Mood” with acupuncturist Brian Chang – located at The Hoboken Library {500 Park Avenue}.

Wednesday, February 8th from 7:00PM-9:00PM- What is Flow?: The Science of Happiness at Mile Square Theater – additional info here

Thursday, February 9th from 7:00PM-8:30PM – Ladies Night Out at The Crop Shop – located at 720 Monroe Street in Hoboken {Suite 203A}

Thursday, February 9th from 7:00PM-9:00PM- ‘Cocktails & Nails’ at Dream Nails & Spa – additional info and tickets here

Thursday, February 9th at 8:00PM-Karaoke at The Ale House – sing your heart out at 1034 Willow Avenue in Hoboken. 

However you decide to spend your weekend, we hope it’s a good one! xo


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Meg is a twenty-something “old soul” and is known to leave {red} lipstick marks on her coffee mugs. She moved to Hoboken last year for a boy {a wonderful one at that} and has happily resided uptown since. When she’s not writing our weekly events guide, she’s a real estate agent and an amateur photographer. You can usually find Meg at a local coffee shop, a hot yoga studio, or home with her two cats, Penny Lane & Lucy. She loves a good glass of wine and cooking to her favorite band, The Beatles. Show this girl a sense of humor or recommend some good fiction and she’ll love you, dearly.