35 Virtual Events in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend {May 14th-17th}

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No matter what your idea of fun is, rest assured there’s something for everyone going on around Hudson County this weekend. Whether you’re into fitness classes from the comfort of your living room or looking for ways to support your community, you’re sure to find something on this list that sparks your interest. No need for the quarantine blues this weekend — here are all the virtual events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend {May 14th-May 17th}.

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

Featured Events

#HudsonGives Day with Hudson County Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, May 14th | 12:00AM-11:59PM  | DONATE TODAY

Hudson Gives

#HudsonGives is an online giving day that starts at 12:00 AM on Thursday, May 14th for a 24-hour period. This event showcases charities that serve Hudson County and provides a way for these nonprofits to engage new donors and win cash prizes. Residents of Hudson County are invited to unite around local causes and help raise as much money as possible for critical services. With more than 75 organizations participating, #HudsonGives is a great way to show your Hudson pride. Click here to learn more about #HudsonGives and donate today.

The Raw Rose Launches Online Shop

Thursday, May 14th | PLACE YOUR ORDER

Raw Rose

The Raw Rose — a jewelry line created by a Hoboken resident — just launched its online shop, in which intuitive jewelry is created and customized to each customer’s individual Life Path Number. The jewelry line not only brings to light the energies we are born under, but each piece produced is customized and made with love, positivity, and gratitude. Plus, HG readers can receive free shipping on any order with the code “HOBOKENGIRL.” Click here to learn more about The Raw Rose and place your order.

Wedding Planning During COVID-19 Q+A with Jacquelyn of EVJ Wedding Co.

Tuesday, May 19th | 4:30PM  | LEARN MORE

evj q+a

Join in with @thehobokengirl on instagram for a Q+A with Jacquelyn of EVJ Wedding Co. as she answers all your questions regarding planning a wedding during the COVID-19 pandemic. Check it out here.

Hudson County’s Applause to Thank Our Healthcare Heroes

Nightly | 7:00PM — LEARN MORE 

hoboken nightly applause

Every night at 7:00 PM, take to your balconies, doorsteps, and windows to join in a countywide applause to thank our healthcare heroes. Get more information here.

Hoboken Girl Apparel Shop in Collaboration with Local Thread

All Weekend | Ongoing

hoboken girl shop

Hoboken Girl has teamed up with The Local Thread to create an e-commerce shop for Hoboken Girl merch. All of the proceeds from the shop will go to support our team at this difficult time, and we’ll be donating 10% of our net proceeds to the Hoboken Volunteer Ambulance Corps for Hoboken merch, and 10% of our net proceeds to WomenRising for any Jersey City merch sold. Shop now here.

The Hoboken Girl Bridal Guide Directory

All Weekend | Ongoing

Our ultimate Bridal Guide has officially arrived — from deals on beauty + fitness to stationery and everything in between, we’ve got you covered. Find the full guide here.

Virtual Weekend Events in the Area

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Tea on the Hudson

All Weekend | Ongoing

Catch up on our latest episode of Tea on the Hudson {a Hoboken Girl podcast!} —  listen now here.

Online Classes with Coditum

All Weekend | Ongoing

coditum coding school hoboken

Coditum {720 Monroe Street, Hoboken} will be offering a variety of online one-on-one classes. Find out more information and sign up here.

7 Seventy House Virtual Tours

All Weekend | Ongoing

7 Seventy House {700 Jackson Street, Hoboken} will be hosting virtual tours for prospective tenants. Get more information here.

Netflix Party

All Weekend | Ongoing

Make the most of Netflix’s newest tool, Netflix Party, so you can watch your favorite shows + films with your friends. Find out more information here.

Virtual Exhibition Tours at the Hoboken Historical Museum

All Weekend | Ongoing

The Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a variety of virtual exhibition tours. Get more information here.

Free Online Ivy League Courses

All Weekend | Ongoing

Enjoy a slew of online courses from a variety of Ivy League schools. Get more information here.

Workouts with Rx30FIT

All Weekend | Ongoing

Join Rx30FIT for a variety of workouts via Instagram this weekend. Get more information here.

Learn the Art of Karate from Home with Sensei Dave

All Weekend | Ongoing

Your little one can learn karate from home with online lessons. Get more info and register here.

Virtual Music Classes with Rockness Music

All Weekend | Ongoing

Enjoy a virtual music lesson with your little one with Rockness Music {multiple locations}. Get more info here.

Transformative Picture Life After the Pandemic with Hoboken Arts

Now through Sunday, May 31st | Ongoing

Enjoy Transformative Picture Life After the Pandemic with Hoboken  Arts. Get more information here.

In Chrysalis

Now through Thursday, May 14th | Ongoing

Catch In Chrysalis, a virtual art exhibit where the Jersey City Collage Club is selling originals and prints and taking donations for the One Fair Wage Emergency Fund. Get more information here.

Groove on Grove at Home with HDSID Jersey City

Wednesday, May 13th | 6:00PM-9:00PM

groove on grove at home

Enjoy some homegrown original live music and support local Jersey City businesses with Groove on Grove. Learn more here.

Jersey City Theater Center New Play Festival

Wednesday, May 13th | 7:00PM-8:30PM

One of the signature series of Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC) – Jersey City The Jersey City New Play Festival – returns in a new online format on May 13: JCTC New Play Festival Online: Return to Love. Now in its fourth year, the play reading series features new plays by new and emerging playwrights. Following a public submission process, selected plays are presented in professionally directed staged readings. This year’s festival will include virtual readings of Ashes of the Revolution by John Patrick Bray and The Star of David by J.J. Steinfeld. Get tickets here.

Curatorial Talks: Richard Vine with Ray Smith with Mana Contemporary 

Thursday, May 14th | 3:00PM

Join Manna Contemporary {888 Newark Avenue, Jersey City} for intimate conversations across the art world with virtual Curatorial Talks via Zoom. This edition of the series will focus on Join Richard Vine, published author and managing editor of Art in America, with contemporary artist Ray Smith, as they discuss the surreal undertones of both Smith’s work and the current sociopolitical climate. After the talk, members will have the opportunity to ask questions and comment on the discussion. Get more info here.

Farmers Market with HDSID Jersey City

Thursday, May 14th | 4:00PM-8:00PM

Enjoy the HDSID Farmers Market with produce from Circle Brook Farm​, Stony Hill Farms, Ort Farms, Hoboken Farms, Bang Cookies​, Pickle Olives Etc, Gourmet Nuts & Dried Fruit, and Jersey City Fish Stand​. The vendors will be set up on the Grove PATH Plaza and the first section of the Newark Ave Pedestrian Mall. Pre-ordering is strongly encouraged to promote social distancing.

Virtual Dance Class with Elevate Movement + Wellness

Thursday, May 14th | 7:00PM-8:00PM

elevate pilates hoboken studio

Get moving with Elevate Movement + Wellness’ {159 4th Street, Hoboken} virtual dance class. Find out more info and sign up here.

Roll and Release with Hudson Yoga Project

Thursday, May 14th | 7:00PM-8:00PM

Join the Hudson Yoga Project’s {44 Hudson Place, 4th floor, Hoboken} online workshop, as they stream a roll and release class with Leah. Learn more here.

Help Pack Masks for Jersey City Seniors with Chabad Young Professionals

Thursday, May 14 | 7:30PM-9:00PM

pack masks

Volunteer with Chabad Young Professionals of Hoboken and Jersey City to pack thousands of bags of masks for Jersey City’s senior population. Email Director@chabadyounghjc.com for more info.

Homemade Happy Hour with TRUE Mentors

Thursday, May 14th| 8:00PM-9:30PM

TRUE Mentors will be hosting Homemade Happy Hour where anyone {21 years and older} can join professional bartender Mason Santana virtually as he teaches how to craft adult cocktails. Purchase your ticket here to get an email with more details.

Hudson County Office of Cultural & Heritage AffairsTourism Development

Friday, May 15th | 11:30AM

The Hudson County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs and Tourism Development is proud to present a new bi-weekly webinar Zoom series. Tune into this weeks discussion about digital marketing and advertising 101 on Zoom. Register here.

Janepardy with Jane Do Studio

Friday, May 15th | 6:00PM

Enjoy an evening full of Jane trivia game show fun, hosted virtually by Jersey Smitty. Register here.

Sorellina Virtual Wine Dinner

Friday, May 15th | 6:00PM

sorellina hoboken frose

Join Sorellina Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar this Friday night at their first-ever virtual wine dinner with Mariano Buglioni. Sorellina hopes to bring people together to socialize and celebrate over delicious food and wine. You can order online beforehand, then join in on zoom. RSVP to gabi@sorellinahoboken.com to let her know you want to join in the live tasting. Get more info here.

Virtual Wine Tastings with Cool Vines

Friday, May 15th | 6:00PM

On Friday, Cool Vines is hosting three different wine tastings — Iberian Wine Conversations, Wine Time, and Spring Cocktails. Have some wine from them delivered to your home beforehand and tune in on their Instagram.

Main Street Pops

Friday, May 15th | 7:30PM-9:00PM

Main Street Pops is launching The Wild and Scenic Film Festival virtually, this Friday night. The festival will be a live viewing party plus H-Parade auction which will feature the work of local artists who will paint one-of-a-kind “Hoboken H’s” handcrafted by local workshop Hoboken Custom Craft. The art will be auctioned off at the first virtual screening of Main Street Pops Wild & Scenic Film Festival series: Planting Seeds of Hope for Hoboken. 100 percent of proceeds will be going towards fundraising for FLAG, Hoboken Shelter, and the Community Center Food Pantry. Get more info and tickets here.

Love Local Concert

Saturday, May 16th | 6:00PM-8:30PM

This Saturday night the Hoboken Relief Fund will be hosting the Love Local Concert. The money goes towards benefiting local businesses that have suffered due to the impact of the pandemic. You can watch the concert live here.

Dance The Quarantine Blues Away! Online Jazz Dance Class for Beginners with Jacquie Bird

Saturday, May 16th | 4:30PM-5:30PM

Dance the quarantine away with Jacquie Bird. Get more information here.

Heat Dance Convention Presents: Virtual Dance Educators Forum 

Saturday, May 16th | 10:00PM-12:30PM

Enjoy a special webinar free of charge for dance educators, hosted by the Heat Dance Convention. The convention will address the current and future issues in the studio and with our students, due to the impact of the pandemic. Learn more here.

Yoga for Birth with Hudson Yoga Project

Sunday, May 14th | 2:00PM-5:00PM

Join in on Hudson Yoga Project’s {44 Hudson Place, 4th floor, Hoboken} online yoga class for child preparation. Register here.

Upcoming Weekday Events

Monday, May 18th — Enjoy yoga at home with the American Congenital Heart Association. Find out more here.

Tuesday, May 19th — Join Curatorial Talks, a Zoom conversation about artist Daniel Quiles, with Dushko Petrovic. RSVP here.

Tuesday, May 19th — Join the monthly Historic Downtown Special Improvement District Meeting at 10:00AM via Zoom. Get more info here.

Tuesday, May 19th — Try virtual cardio strength with Elevate Movement + Wellness. Get more information here.

Tuesday, May 19th — Join in with @thehobokengirl on instagram for a Q+A with Jacquelyn of EVJ Wedding Co. as she answers all your questions regarding planning a wedding during the COVID-19 pandemic. Check it out here.

Wednesday, May 20th — Join HYP for a yin class with Morgan. Get more information here.

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


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Corinne is a Jersey girl who has always loved to write, create, and make people laugh. Always the “comedian” of the friend group, she's a stand up comic and aspiring comedy writer. She studied communications/film and media at the University of Miami, with a minor in both psychology and exercise science, but now she’s living in downtown Jersey City. Singing and playing the guitar and piano are her favorite hobbies when she’s not writing, working out, or going to comedy shows.