• Top 11 Things To Do In Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend {August 31st-September 3rd}

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    Say, do you remember… dancing in September? Well, you will definitely remember this September weekend with all the fun it has to offer when it comes to letting loose, drinking a fair share of wines {and learning about them!}, and squeezing in some last-of-summer outdoor workouts. And since LDW gives us an extra long weekend, you’ll be guilt-free in hitting up as many events as you can squeeze in. Here are 11 things to do in Hoboken and Jersey City this weekend. 

    *Featured Event*

    Spiritual Graffiti Yoga Event & Book Tour at Devotion Yoga: Tuesday, September 19th at 7:00PM

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    The legendary MC YOGI & 10,000 Buddhas {Amanda Giacomini} are making their way across the country and are making a stop at Devotion Yoga for a meet and greet to share their love of yoga. The $65 ticket includes a 75-minute yoga class led by MC Yogi, Spiritual Graffiti Talk, book signing, and of course good vibes all around. MC YOGI has taught yoga from the White House to even China, so you better reserve your spot ASAP. Register here. 

    GlassyBaby Road Show at Devotion Yoga: Thursday, August 31st from 4:00PM – 9:00PM

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    The Seattle-based votive company GlassyBaby is making a stop in Hoboken at Devotion Yoga {12 Hudson Place} for a day, where 10% of sales will be donated to Hudson Valley Casa. The company was founded by a three time cancer survivor who wanted to give back to charities, and thus — GlassyBaby was born. Can’t make it out? Use the code “hccasa” online through September 7th and your purchase will benefit the organization. Get all the details here.

    Sips Under the Stars at Grand Vin: Thursday, August 31st at 8:00PM

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    Get your tastebuds ready — there are Blancs for days at Grand Vin {500 Grand Street}. Taste some of the finest Blancs from Spain, France, New Zealand, and of course, New York. If you’re more into reds and rosés, you won’t be left out — there will be plenty of other vino varieties to sip and enjoy. Advance tickets are $25. Purchase them here.

    Yoga on the P13r: Thursday, August 31st at 7:00PM

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    Get your zen on at Pier 13 to kick your weekend off the calming way. You’ll get to relax with a well-rounded vinyasa class that is fit for all skill levels, then cool off even more with a cocktail {there’s a free drink ticket involved here}. Make sure to grab your own mat and water. Pre-register here.

    Hudson City Rats: Live in the Parlour at Fox + Crow: Friday, September 1st from 10:00PM – Midnight

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    Head out to the Fox and Crow {594 Palisade Ave} for the music stylings of Hudson City Rats. Whether you’re a fan of rhythm and blues or ’70s glam, there will be a song for you to get down to. Get all the details here.

    Maxwell’s Country Series: October Rose, Spinn and Carolyn Miller: Saturday, September 1st at 8:00PM

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    There’s nothing quite as liberating as a cold beer, friends, and a really good country song. Head to Maxwell’s Tavern {1039 Washington Street} for their country series, which will feature three acts from 8:00PM – midnight. Be one of the first to hear October Rose’s new single, “Heartbreak Song.” The event is 21+ and tickets are $10. Read more here.

    Light Whites Wine Knowledge at Bin 14: Friday, September 1st from 5:00PM – 7:00PM

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    Every Friday, wine{d} down at Bin 14 {1314 Washington Street} for a couple hours after work by learning more about the world of wine {there’s a LOT of territory to cover out there}. Fall may be quickly approaching, but that certainly doesn’t mean it’s time to put away the white wines. Explore lighter vinos that can carry you over into a new season. Tickets are $20 to sip on four white wines — get more info here.

    2nd Edition of Laugh Hard and Chill at Hoboken Bar and Grill: Saturday, September 2nd from 7:30PM – 10:00PM

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    If you’re not in a clubby mood but still want to get out, here’s exactly what you should do this weekend. Hoboken Bar + Grill {230 Washington Street} is hosting a Laugh Hard and Chill event hosted by Joe Becker, featuring Kenny Warren, Kenny Williams, and Franchise Fury. Tickets are just $20 {only 70 spots available}. Click here for more info.

    Barre and Body Fusion With Will Barre JC: Saturday, September 2nd from 10:00AM – 11:00AM

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    Enjoy an outdoor barre fusion class at Riverview Park {1 Bowers Street}, presented by Growing in Jersey City, that’s guaranteed to burn serious calories while having a blast. Make sure to bring water, a towel, sunscreen, and $10 {suggested donation}. Find out more here.

    Empanada Guy at Pier 13: Saturday, September 2nd from 11:00AM – 10:00PM

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    Empanadas, and Cuban sandwiches, and taco salads — the Empanada Guy really does it all to satisfy your Latin-cuisine cravings in a one-stop-shop setting. There’s a reason the food truck is the talk of the town. Come check it out for a weekend bite accompanied by a perfect view on the pier. Find out more info here.

    New Jersey Ninja Debut and Can Release at Departed Soles: Sunday, September 3rd at 2:00PM

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    Celebrate the release of the “Ninja,” at Departed Soles Brewing Co. {150 Bay Street}, where you’ll experience this light, slightly hazy blonde ale that’s made with New Jersey honey and organic Japanese tea. Oh, did we mention it’s a craft beer that’s GLUTEN FREE? This is not a drill. Find out more here.

    From the Rooftop at The Dubliner: Sunday, September 3rd at 4:00PM

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    Take full advantage of rooftop season while you can because it’ll be gone before we know it. Move on up from the first floor of The Dubliner {96 River Street} to a scenic view fit to mix and mingle with friends. The event is hosted by Hoboken Grace — get all the info here.

     

    Upcoming weekday events:

    Monday, September 4th at 2:00PM — Bath Bomb Workshop at Monroe Center.

    Tuesday, September 5th at 7:00PMBin 14 Special Winemaker Event 

    Wednesday, September 6th at 8:00PMDuel for Charity at The Bistro

     

    It’s in your best interest to start resting up now… you’ll need the energy with all the things to do this weekend. Remember to tag us on Insta in your adventures @HobokenGirlBlog or #HobokenGirl!


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    By day, Tamara is an editor at a women's magazine, but in her free time, she runs her own fashion blog and helps out with Hoboken Girl. Otherwise, you can catch her ‘gramming like it's her job, checking out the cutest spots to eat and drink and redeeming herself at spin class later. Oh, and if you’re curious about Kylie Lip Kits, she’ll happily show you her collection.