Top 10 Things to Do in Hoboken and Jersey City This Weekend {January 13, 2017}

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The work week is hours from being over (for most of us) and with that brings our weekly events guide! From where to find a bottomless bellini brunch, where to paint the famous starry night and how to skate for free…there is something for everyone in Hudson County. So we’ve rounded up the top 10 things to do in Hoboken and Jersey City this weekend. What will you be up to?

1. Visit Hoboken’s (Midtown) Charrito’s: All weekend long

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Hoboken’s third installment of Charrito’s is now open and ready to serve as much guacamole as you can handle. Don’t forget to BYOB. Located at 518 Washington Street. 

2. Skate (for free) in Hoboken: All weekend long

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We know this winter season has been fickle in terms of weather but you can still part-take in a winter activity! Visit Hoboken’s free skating rink ($10 to rent skates) this Saturday from 11am to 8pm and Sunday 11am to 6pm.. Located under the 14th Street Viaduct. 

3. Visit one (or three) of JC’s Speakeasies: All weekend long

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No Bud Lights here ladies and gent. Treat your taste buds to a delicious. hand crafted cocktail at one of Jersey City’s various speakeasy bars…we know you won’t regret it.

Click here to locate Jersey City’s ‘secret’ bars!

4. Winning the White House Curator’s Walk & Talk: Friday, January 13th from 4:00PM-5:00PM

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This free event takes place at the ICP gallery at Mana Contemporary and allows you to walk through and discuss pieces from ‘Winning the White House’. This exhibit is usually only available by appointment only so don’t miss out. Additional information hereLocated at 888 Newark Avenue. 

5. Participate in a Fitness Challenge: Friday, January 13th at 7:00PM

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Join bachata & barbells this Friday evening for a donation based fitness class. All proceeds from this $10 class will go to New York Bully Crew and will be streamed LIVE from NYBC’s Facebook feed. We’re told there will also be some furry friends there to cheer you on! Sign up here or email bachata.barbells@gmail.com with any questions. Located at 51 Harrison Street. 

6. Sorellina Turns One: Saturday, January 14th-Sunday, January 15th

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To celebrate their first birthday, Sorellina is offering a very special brunch this Saturday and Sunday. From 11:00am-2:30pm, enjoy bottomless Bellinis or Bloody Marts while you brunch (for just $12). Call 201-963-3333 or email hello@sorellinahoboken.com for reservations. Located at 1036 Washington Street. 

7. Cycle (for FREE) at CycleBar: Saturday, January 14th-Sunday, January 15th

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If you didn’t see our email {shame on you — sign up to receive them here!}, here is all you need to know to take an incredible spin class this weekend. In celebration of their grand opening month, CycleBar is offering FREE (yes, free!) rides though January 22nd — UNLIMITED! Click here to see their schedule and book your free ride now (pending spots are still available).  Located at 720 Monroe Street.

8. Sing to Live Music at Willie McBride’s: Saturday, January 14th at 10:30PM

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Almost Easy will take the stage this Saturday nigh at at Willie McBride’s! But before you trek over in your dancing shoes, be sure to call their FREE limo service offered every Friday & Saturday night. {Call 201-681-7550 for pickup!}

9. Celebrate at Lulu’s: Saturday, January 14th from 10:00PM-close  

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Visit Lulu’s this Saturday to join in on the celebration of some very special birthdays. There will be a DJ from radio station 92.3 and ladies…your entry is FREE. Located at 225 River Street. 

10. Starry Night at Pinot’s Palette: Sunday, January 15th from 12:00PM-2:00PM

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Paint this (simplified) version of ‘Staryy Night’ this Sunday while you sip on mimosas and nibble on bagels. Don’t forge to BYOB of champagne..Pinot’s Palette will supply the rest. Reserve your seat hereLocated at 258 Newark Street. 

Upcoming Weekday Events

Monday, January 16th- Martin Luther King Day – spend your day off from work volunteering at the following organizations 

Monday, January 16th from 8:ooPM-10:00PM- The Bachelor screening at The Dublinerenjoy $3 Bud Light drafts, $4 glasses of  wine, and $5 mixed drinks.

Tuesday, January 17th at 8:00PM- Disney Movie trivia at Maxwell’s Tavern – rsvp here

Tuesday, January 17th at : Mana Wine’s ‘Tour De France’ – additional information & tickets here

Wednesday, January 18th from 6:00PM-9:00PM- Women for Women ‘Your Time is Now‘ discussion – additional information here

Wednesday, January 18th from 7:00PM-8:00PM – Lady Memoir Book Club at Little City Books – featuring ‘The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo’. RSVP by emailing info@littlecitybooks.com.

Thursday, January 19th from 6:00PM-9:00PM- LSC After Dark Silent Party – additional information & tickets here

Thursday, January 19th at 7:00PM-Del Frisco’s American Bourbon Dinner (four course pairing dinner for $75) – call 201-653-0195 to reserve your spot. 

Whatever you decide to do this weekend, we hope it’s a god 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.