• 23 Events in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend {April 4th-April 7th, 2019}

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    Please cue a HUGE sigh of relief because it is finally the weekend. It’s been the first full week of April and so far the weather has been a bit chilly, but is on track to warm up just in time for Saturday and Sunday. From a massive food festival in honor of March Madness to local volunteer + charity events to give back to the community, our events guide has got your plans ready to go. Here are 23 events happening in Hoboken + Jersey City this weekend {April 4th-April 7th, 2019}: 

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    Make sure to email it to events@hobokengirl.com by Tuesday of the week it’s happening, if not sooner. 

    *Upcoming Featured Events*

    Final Four Foodie Fest at Harborside Atrium — Saturday, April 6th from 5:00PM-11:00PM

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    March Madness fans, this one is for you. Head to Harborside Atrium {210 Hudson Street, Jersey City} for an evening filled with delicious food and celebrate the Final Four. Plus, use the code HOBOKENGIRL at checkout to get 40% off your purchase. Get more information and tickets here.

    Weekend Events:

    Dances from the Diaspora at William J Brennan Courthouse — Thursday, April 4th from 6:30PM

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    Catch The Kennedy Dancer’s Second Annual Folkloric Performance, Dances from the Diaspora. The performance will be held at the William J Brennan Court House {583 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}. Get more info here.

    Sips and Shopping at Rebecca Taylor Popup Night — Thursday, April 4th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Pay a visit to Rebecca Taylor {333 River Street, Hoboken} for an evening of shopping and drinks, with 20% of the sales being donated to Hola. RSVP to events@rebeccataylor.com.

    Women Entrepreneurs of Hudson County Meetup at The Brass Rail — Thursday, April 4th from 4:30PM-5:45PM

    Join the Women Entrepreneurs of Hudson County for a special networking event at The Brass Rail Hoboken {135 Washington Street, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    The Thursday Drip at Birch — Thursday, April 4th from 10:00PM

    Swing by this hip hop inspired party featuring celebrity DJs, hosts, and more at Birch Hoboken {92 River Street, Hoboken}. To reserve your spot, email info@birchhoboken.com.

    Back to the ’80s at Elks Lodge, Hoboken — Saturday, April 6th from 6:30PM-9:30PM

    Join The Hoboken Shelter for a special Back tot he ’80s party for a night filled with costumes, contests, and prizes over at the Elks Lodge, Hoboken {1005 Washington Street, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    Hoboken Literary Weekend — Friday, April 5th-Sunday, April 7th, All Day

    Hosted by Little City Books, join the first annual Hoboken Literary Weekend, celebrating all things reading in the Mile Square. With different events being held throughout the city all weekend long, this is can’t miss event for all the literary lovers out there. Get more info here for the full schedule.

    HAMLET at Grace Church Van Vorst — Friday, April 5th from 7:30PM

    Shakespeare lovers, catch a performance of HAMLET at Grace Church Van Vorst {39 Erie Street, Jersey City}. Get more info and tickets here.

    Yappy Hour at The Ale House Hoboken — Friday, April 5th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Grab your pup and join the Liberty Humane Society at The Ale House Hoboken {1034 Willow Avenue, Hoboken} for a special happy hour event. Get more information here.

    Privé Grand Opening — Friday, April 5th from 12:00PM-3:00AM

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    Be sure to swing by the grand opening of Privé {800 Jackson Street, Hoboken}, a delicious new urban gastropub. Get more information here.

    Boozin’ Through The ’90s Bar Crawl  — Saturday, April 6th from 2:00PM-10:00PM

    Participate in one of the most epic ’90 bar crawls out there. Boozin’ Through the ’90s will visit a series of venues in Hoboken {Wicked Wolf, Madd Hatter, The Shannon, and more} for a day + evening filled with drinks and ’90s nostalgia. Get more info here.

    Queen Bey Party at Little City Books — Saturday, April 6th from 7:00PM

    Join Little City Books {100 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken} and Vernic Chambers in a celebration of all things Beyoncé. There will be trivia, prizes, and Lemonade themed cocktails. Find out more info here.

    Milk Sugar Love Opening in Jersey City — Saturday, April 6th, All Day

    Don’t miss the opening of the Jersey City Milk Sugar Love location {394 Palisade Avenue, Jersey City}. Find out more info here.

    Hot For Hoddy: Bar-a-Thon at The Bar Method Hoboken — Saturday, April 6th from 8:45AM

    The Bar Method Hoboken {86 River Street, Hoboken} will be hosting its first ever Bar-a-Thon where guests can take as many classes as they please for just $25. The event is taking place to help raise money for the Leukemia + Lymphoma Society to honor Hoddy Potter, who was the former owner of The Bar Method Kansas City studios. Reserve your spot here.

    Ailey Day at NJPAC + Military Park — Saturday, April 6th from 8:30AM

    Join the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at the NJPAC {1 Center Street, Newark} for a celebration of dance. Get more info here.

    HCIA Shredding Day at Hoboken Department of Public Works — Saturday, April 6th from 9:00AM-2:00PM

    Shred all your personal, sensitive, and confidential documents over at the Hoboken Department of Public Works  {256 Observer Highway, Hoboken}. Find out more info here.

    Beyoncé Themed Ride at SoulCycle Hoboken — Saturday, April 6th from 12:45PM

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    Head to SoulCycle Hoboken {1400 Washington Street, Hoboken} for a special Beyoncé {vs. DJ Khaled} themed ride and the chance to win signed copies of Queen Bey: A Celebration of the Power and Creativity of Beyoncé Knowles. Get more info + reserve your spot here.

    Family Portrait Sessions Benefitting Family Promise Hudson County at Hartshorn Portraiture Studio — Saturday, April 6th from 9:00AM-1:30PM

    Hartshorn Portraiture {720 Monroe Street, Hoboken} for a special event to benefit Family Promise of Hudson County where families will be able to enjoy a family portrait session. Get more info here.

    Rock n’ Roll Ball at School of Rock Hoboken — Sunday, April 7th from 12:00PM-6:00PM

    Join the School of Rock Hoboken {720 Monroe Street, Hoboken} for its grand opening event. Attendees will enjoy special discounts, free group lessons, live music, and more. Find out more info here.

    Shore House’s Model Home Grand Opening — Sunday, April 7th from 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Swing by the model home grand opening of Shore House at the sales gallery {100 Town Square Place, Jersey City}, a 72-unit boutique condominium in Jersey City. Get more info here.

    Hoboken Garden Club Movie at the Hoboken Public Library — Sunday, April 7th from 12:00PM-2:00PM

    Join the Hoboken Garden Club for a special screening of The Gardener over at the Hoboken Public Library {500 Fifth Street, Hoboken}. Find out more information here.

    Hellomarketplace Pop-up at Celebrate Life Studio — Sunday, April 7th from 11:00AM-3:00PM

    Head to Celebrate Life Studio {1200 Park Avenue, Hoboken} for a delicious celebration of food. Get more information here.

    Popup Yoga Class With Jeannine Morris at M.O.V.E  — Sunday, April 7th from 9:00AM

    Swing by M.O.V.E {909 Jefferson Street, Hoboken} for a special yoga class with Jeannine Morris. Get more info here.

    Upcoming Weekday Events

    Monday, April 8th — Participate in the next Hoboken Community Dinner. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, April 9th — Head to Acuworx Acupuncture Studio for a special session on The Power of Reiki, Hypnotherapy, and Acupuncture. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, April 9th — Learn how to make sushi and a Saku Hoboken’s sushi making class. Get more information here.

    Wednesday, April 10th — Don’t miss Comedy at the ‘Que at House of ‘Que. Get more information here.

    Wednesday, April 10th — Test your luck at Disney Movie Trivia Night at Black Bear Bar. Get more information here.

    Wednesday, April 10th — Gear up for the next Marvel film with Marvel Cinematic Universe Trivia at The Shepherd + the Knucklehead. Get more information here.

    *Save The Date*

    The 3rd Annual Hoboken Wellness Crawl — Sunday, April 28th All Day

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    Don’t miss out on this epic celebration of wellness that’s less than a month away. Join the Mile Square during its 3rd annual Hoboken Wellness Crawl on Sunday, April 28th with over 100 local vendors across Hoboken + Jersey City in a “bar crawl” format — all dedicated to health, wellness, beauty, and food. Get more information about how to get involved + tickets here.

    It’s time to get planning — happy weekend!

    Remember to tag us on Instagram in your adventures @HobokenGirlBlog or #HobokenGirl for a potential repost. xo


    To submit an event for our community guide, please fill out our events form here OR email events@hobokengirl.com with event info and relevant links. We cannot confirm anything sent to us by DM on Instagram.


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    Arielle is a born-and-bred Jersey girl and like a true NJ native, half her diet consists of bagels and the other half pizza. As a graduate of both American University and City, University of London, she’s been a passionate writer ever since she wrote her first “book” in the first grade. When she’s not furiously typing away at her keyboard, she spends her time ticking places off of her “to travel to” list, trying any and all new foods, and trying to stop herself from spending too much money at Zara.