• 31 Events in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend {July 11-July 14, 2019}

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    It’s officially time to ease our way into the weekend, Hudson County. Whether you’re planning taking it easy or are in hopes of spending every day out, we’ve got you covered. From book signings and  Jersey City Night Market to Bastille Day Celebrations {ahem, happening Sunday, July 14th}, there’s something for everyone happening this weekend. Here are all the events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend {July 11th-July 14th, 2019}:

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    Disclaimer: Events are subject to change. For the most up-to-date info, please contact the host directly.

    Local Weather This Weekend:

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    Upcoming Featured Events

    Beauty From The Inside Out at AndCo — Wednesday, July 17th from 6:30PM-9:30PM

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    Join EC Beauty Studio and other partners for a special panel on Beauty from the Inside Out at AndCo {201 Montgomery Street, Jersey City}. The panel will be moderated by Hoboken Girl founder, Jen Tripucka. Get more info + tickets here.

    Bastille Day Events

    French Week at Choc O Pain Bakery — All Weekend 

    Celebrate Bastille Day with all things French {specifically delicious French food} during French week over at Choc O Pain Bakery {multiple locations}. The celebration will include free tastings from 10:00AM-12:00PM daily. Find out more info here.

    Bastille Day Celebration at Surf City — Friday, July 12th through Sunday, July 14th, All Day

    Celebrate Bastille Day at Surf City {1 Marin Boulevard, Jersey City} with live music, moules-frites {mussels and fries}, and more all weekend long. Get more info here.

    2019 Vault Allure Part 2 at 1 Bowers Street — Saturday, July 13th from 6:30PM-10:30PM

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    Swing by 1 Bowers Street, Jersey City for the experience festival that is Vault Allure. Get more information here.

    Weekend Events in the Area

    Culture Vultures Comedy Show at FM Bar + Restaurant — Wednesday, July 10th from 8:00PM-10:00PM

    Laugh the night away with Ariel Leaty and Gordon Baker Bone over at FM Bar + Restaurant {340 3rd Street, Jersey City}. Get more info here.

    Here Comes the Sun, The Music of the Beatles at Lincoln Harbor Park — Wednesday, July 10th at 7:00PM

    Enjoy the music of The Beatles over at Lincoln Harbor Park {Weehawken} and transport yourself to a Yellow Submarine. Get more info here.

    Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market at Grove PATH Plaza — Thursday, July 11th from 4:00PM-8:00PM

    Grab fresh fruit and veg for the weekend + week ahead over at the Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market at Grove PATH Plaza {319 Grove Street, Jersey City}. Find out more info here.

    Annual Commemoration of Hamilton-Burr Duel at Hamilton Memorial — Thursday, July 11th at 6:00PM

    Commemorate the epic duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr {Hamilton fans, this is for you} over at the Hamilton Memorial {Weehawken}. Get more info here.

    Bubble Fest at Grove Street Framer’s Market — Thursday, July 11th from 3:30PM-6:00PM

    Head over to the Grove Street Farmer’s Market {Grove Street, Jersey City} and join JC Families for an afternoon filled with bubbles + fun. Get more info here.

    New York Red Bulls Player Appearance at The Ashford — Thursday, July 11th from 6:30PM-8:00PM

    Swing by The Ashford {145 Newark Avenue, Jersey City} for a special New York Red Bulls appearance. Find out more info here.

    A Shore Thing: Burlesque Tribute Bon Jovi and The Boss at The Brightside Tavern — Thursday,  July 11th from 7:30PM-10:30PM

    Head over to The Brightside Tavern {141 Bright Street, Jersey City} to catch a burlesque show paying tribute to Bon Jovi and The Boss with Lillian Bustle Burlesque. Find out more information here.

    Lights for Liberty Candle Light Vigil at Church Square Park — Friday, July 12th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Join neighbors + locals for a Lights for Liberty Candle Light Vigil at Church Square Park {499 Willow Avenue, Hoboken} to protest the inhumane conditions that refugees face every day. Find out more info here.

    Urban Moms Postnatal Yoga Series at Urban Souls — Friday, July 12th from 9:00AM-10:30AM

    Moms can bring their babies over to Urban Souls {100 Hudson Street, Hoboken} for special + relaxing postnatal yoga class. Get more info here.

    Beach Clean Up at The Hoboken Cove Boathouse — Saturday, July 13th at 9:30AM

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    Celebrate City of Water Day with an epic beach clean up at the Hoboken Cove Boathouse {Frank Sinatra Drive, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    8th Street 1st Annual Hot Dog Eating Competition at 8th Street Tavern — Saturday, July 13th from 12:00PM-6:00PM

    Learn How to Create Henna Tattoos Workshop at Hoboken Public Library — Saturday, July 13th from 12:00PM-2:00PM

    Learn all about how to create henna tattoos over at the Hoboken Public Library {500 Park Avenue, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    Head over to 8th Street Tavern {800 Washington Street, Hoboken} for its first annual hot dog eating contest. Get more info here.

    Neighborhood BBQ at Christopher Columbus Gardens — Saturday, July 13th from 12:00PM-3:00PM

    Join the Mile Square Church for a neighborhood BBQ over at Christopher Columbus Gardens {455 9th Street, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    Jersey City Night Market at Journal Square Plaza — Saturday, July 13th from 4:00PM-10:00PM

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    The free Jersey City Night Market is back this weekend over at Journal Square Plaza {Jersey City}. Find out more info here.

    What’s The Tea Drag Brunch at Talde — Saturday, July 13th from 11:30AM-3:00PM

    Catch a special drag brunch at Talde {8 Erie Street, Jersey City} with special guest drag queens. Find out more information here.

    Liberty State Park, Jersey City Summer Photo Shoot at Liberty State Park — Saturday, July 13th from 10:00AM-8:00PM

    Join Shoott for a photo session over at Liberty State Park at the Empty Sky Memorial {1 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City}. Find out more info here.

    Hoboken Summer Mini Sessions at Pier A Park — Saturday, July 13th from 10:00AM-7:00PM

    If you’re in Hoboken, join Shoott over at Pier A Park {100 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken} for a series of 30-minute photo sessions. Get more info here.

    Kids Create for a Cause: Art and Activism at Church Square Park — Saturday, July 13th from 10:00AM-12:00PM

    Join local parents + activists for the first Kids Create for a Cause: Art and Activism event to support Lights for Liberty at Church Square Park {401-409 Willow Avenue, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    Eric Levin’s “Vehicular” Opening Reception at The Majestic Theatre Condominiums — Saturday, July 13th from 2:00PM-4:00PM

    Head to The Majestic Theatre Condominiums {222 Montgomery Street, Jersey City} to catch the opening reception of Eric Levin’s “Vehicular.” Get more information here.

    Kid-Friendly Events

    Creative Movement + Special Needs Class at Celebrate Life Studio — Saturday, July 13th from 1:00PM-1:45PM

    Bring your little ones ages six to eight for a special + fun class over at Celebrate Life Studio {1200 Park Avenue, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    Christmas in July at Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall — Saturday, July 13th from 12:00PM-7:00PM

    Celebrate Christmas in July at Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall {119-158 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}. Find out more info here.

    Storytime LIVE! Hang Out With Curious George and Pinkalicious at Kiddie Academy of Hamilton Park — Saturday, July 13th from 2:00PM-4:00PM

    Let your little ones meet their favorite characters over at Kiddie Academy of Hamilton Park {255 Brunswick Street, Jersey City}. Get more information here.

    Descendants 3 Event at Newport Centre — Saturday, July 13th from 12:00PM-2:00PM

    Bring your children to a fun event where kids will be able to participate in a variety of crafts + fun on theme with the new Disney Channel film, Descendants 3 at the Newport Centre {30 Mall Drive, Jersey City}. Get more info here.

    Children’s Book Reading + Mom’s Fashion Pop-Up at Black Rail Coffee — Sunday, July 14th from 10:00AM-11:30AM 

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    Join Jordan and Joelle Hernandez for a special reading of their book Twin Tales: Sasha and Sophie go to School and enjoy Lacy Nugent’s pop-up shop by Peach over at Black Rail Coffee {800 Jackson Street, Hoboken}. Find out more information here.

    Storytime at the Fire Department Museum — Sunday, July 14th from 1:30PM-2:00PM

    Swing by the Fire Department Museum {213 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken} for a fun storytime. Find out more info here.

    Greater NJ / NYC Events

    The Final Day of “For the Children” at La Vie Galerie — Friday, July 12th, All Day

    Catch the final day of Howard Berelson’s “For the Children” exhibition at La Vie Galerie {106 Naylon Avenue, Livingston}. Get more information here.

    Christmas In July at Waterloo Village Historic Site — Saturday, July 13th from 11:00AM-4:00PM

    Celebrate Christmas in July over at the Waterloo Village Historic Site {525 Waterloo Road, Stanhope}. Get more info here.

    Upcoming Weekday Events

    Monday, July 15th — Pick up the freshest fruits + vegetables at the Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market. Get more information here.

    Monday, July 15th — Enjoy free salsa lessons over at Cadillac Cantina every Monday. Get more information here.

    Monday, July 15th — Head to Bubble Fest at Grove Street Farmer’s Market. Get more information here.

    Monday, July 15th — Participate in a street fair workshop. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, July 16th — Join a Power of 3 Sacral Chakra Awakening at Acuworx Acupuncture Studio. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, July 16th — Enjoy a Shamanic Sound Journey at Urban Souls. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, July 16th — Party with Purpose will be hosting at 5k + Kids’ Fun Run. Get more information here.

    Wednesday, July 17th — Enjoy a weekly tai chi session at the Hoboken Historical Museum.  Get more information here.

    Wednesday, July 17th — Catch a Beauty From the Inside panel with EC Beauty Studio — featuring Hoboken Girl’s founder Jennifer Tripucka as moderator. Get more information and purchase your $10 donation ticket 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


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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.


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