10 Events Happening in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend

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It may have only been a four-day week, but you’ve still earned your weekend fun. This weekend, Hudson County is offering up plenty of family-fun activities, another round of LSC After Dark at the Liberty Science Center, and new dance show celebrating women. Plus: you won’t want to miss the HG Winter Accessories Drive this Thursday. Here are 10 things to do in Hoboken and Jersey City this weekend, regardless of how you want to spend it:

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Please note: Events are subject to change. Please check event websites for the latest updates and availability.

*FEATURED EVENTS*

Hudson Restaurant Week 2018: January 22nd-February 2nd

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Are you ready to eat till your can’t eat anymore? Our favorite time of the year is here {well, it happens twice a year} thanks to Hudson Restaurant Week. This winter week [January 22nd – February 2nd], over 40 restaurants will be dishing out their most creative plates for very special prices and pre-fixed menus. Plus, there are six new spots to check out including Union Hall, Hard Grove, and Talde. Get more info and the full list here.

Hoboken Girl Winter Accessories Drive: Thursday, January 18th from 6:00PM-9:00PM

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Join us for our 1st Hoboken Girl Helps Event of 2018! Check out the brand new Hoboken Girl Office on River Street, meet other ladies and gents interested in giving back, learn about Jersey City-based organization York Street Project, and indulge in some hot chocolate with the HG team. Please bring NEW items for women and children {coats, gloves, scarves, socks, hats, underwear, etc.} to benefit York Street. You *must* RSVP to be let in with your donations here.

LSC After Dark: Thursday, January 18th from 6:00PM-10:00PM

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LSC After Dark is back with a “Gin and Jupiter” themed event at the Liberty Science Center {222 Jersey City Blvd.} that will surely be out of this world. At the galactic event, you’ll learn everything you need to get through the galaxy. Play laser tag, practice drone skills, and experience LSC’s Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium. Get your tickets here.

Dueling Pianos at Zeppelin Hall Biergarten: Thursday, January 18th at 8:30PM

Head out for a legendary Dueling Pianos night at Zeppelin Hall Biergarten {88 Liberty View} with the iconic Flying Ivories. The interactive show is FREE and includes happy hour beer and cocktail prices. Get more info here.

Karaoke Champs at DoShe BBQ Grill: Thursday, January 18th from 9:00PM-12:00AM

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Show Jersey City you best vocal chops with a Karaoke night at DoShe BBQ Grill in Jersey City every Thursday night, hosted by ChicpeaJC. Your $5 entry at the door will get you admission and drink/shot specials all night. There even will be a cash prize for the winner!

Hoboken Chamber Breakfast at Halifax: Friday, January 19th from 7:30AM-9:30AM

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Hudson County Chamber members — here’s another opportunity to help others grow their businesses + vice versa: this Friday morning at Halifax {225 River Street} in Hoboken, join other members for a breakfast club where you’ll be able to network over breakfast. Tickets are only $20, and you can purchase them here.

Family Fun Night at My Gym: Friday, January 19th 

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If you’re looking to get the entire family together this weekend, head out to My Gym {720 Monroe} for a family-friendly event. Babies 7 months to kids 10 years old are invited to come out and enjoy games and activities along with pizza for dinner. Ticket are $40 for members {includes 2 parents and 2 kids; $10 for each additional child}. Get your tickets here.

Kids Night Out at The Turquoise Cup: Friday, January 19th from 6:00PM-9:00PM

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While you have a night out with friends or your loved ones, let the kids have some fun too with a night out at The Turquoise Cup {720 Monroe}. They’ll be watching the Emoji Movie while choosing to craft an emoji plate or the poo {yes, it’s true} emoji bank. The event costs $45 and will also be happening on February 16th. Get more info here.

Deep Yin and The Elements: Saturday, January 20th from 12:00PM-2:00PM

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We may only be a few weeks into the new year, but that doesn’t mean the stress has already packed on agains since the holidays. Come get recharged and relaxed with a relaxing yin yoga class at Asana Soul Practice {411 Jefferson Street}. The class is $15 for members and $35 for non-members. Sign up here.

Stevens National Girls and Women in Sport Day: Saturday, January 20th at 2:00PM

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Support National Girls and Women in Sports Day with Steven Athletics. Kids between 8 and 13 can participate in the event at the Stevens Institute’s Schaefer Athletic Center. Register here.

Boozin’ In Your Onesie Bar Crawl: Saturday, January 20th from 12:00PM-9:00PM

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Too tired to get dressed to go out? No problem — the annual onesie bar crawl is here to make going out super cozy. Elite Bar Crawls is hosting the event, and you’ll get a detailed map of all the bars participating once you register. Get your tickets here.

Prime Cycle Downtown One-Year Anniversary Themed Rides: Saturday, January 20th at 8:00AM

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Celebrate Prime Cycle Hoboken’s {70 Hudson Street} 1-year anniversary with some super special rides — and even a FREE one on Saturday and Sunday. There will be a free 8:15AM class on Saturday, along with plenty of other rides to kick off your weekend. There’s even a kids yoga session complete with a balloonist! Get more details here.

 

Upcoming weekday events:

Monday, January 22nd: Rockstar Lifestyle at Gravity Vault

Tuesday, January 23rd: Crockpot: Free and Absurd Stand-Up Comedy at Pet Shop JC

Wednesday, January 24th: Game of Thrones Trivia at Black Bear Bar Grill 

Wednesday, January 24th:  Wellness Wednesdays: Make Your Own Body Scrub 

It’s time to get planning — happy weekend! Remember to tag us on Insta in your adventures @HobokenGirlBlog or #HobokenGirl. xo


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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.