50 Events Happening in Hoboken + Jersey City {November 14th-17th}

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Thank goodness it’s finally the weekend, Hudson County. The week started off with some balmy fall weather, only to see {and feel} a serious dip in the temperature and needless to say, we deserve a break. Now, we can’t guarantee a temperature change, but we can guarantee that there will be something happening for everyone to participate in this weekend. From live music performances to a black light party, there’s something going on for everyone. Here are all the events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend {November 14th-November 17th 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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Local weather courtesy of weather.com.

Upcoming Featured Events

Goodies at AlfalfaComing Mid-November 

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Doughnut lovers, get excited! Alfalfa {1110 Washington Street, Hoboken} is launching a sub-brand named Goodies by Alfalfa. It will be available in-store, and online through several delivery platforms for all your fresh, hand-made doughnut {+treats} cravings. Goodies will also offer catering options for any type of event — from doughnut walls at weddings, to doughnut spreads at birthdays, corporate functions, or family parties. Plus, if you mention Hoboken Girl, you can receive a free Goodies doughnut with any salad or wrap purchase in-store, through the end of November {while supplies last}. The branding / visual identity of Goodies by Alfalfa was designed by Studio Of (https://www.studio-of.us/), a boutique architecture and design firm based in Brooklyn, NY. Click here to place your Goodies order today, or click here to place your Alfalfa catering order.

Jeff Lake Camp Pop-Up at the Elks Lodge 74 — Sunday, November 17th from 1:00PM-3:00PM

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Parents, family fun starts this Sunday! From 1:00PM-3:00PM, bring your kids to Jeff Lake Camp’s Pop-Up at the Elks Lodge 74 {1005 Washington Street, Hoboken} for an afternoon of exciting activities. There will be a Thanksgiving-themed craft station, tie-dye station, and s’mores making deliciousness. Not to mention, this pop-up camp is completely free and available to kids ages three to 13. Click here for more information. 

Get Mo’ving for Movember at The Max Challenge of Hoboken — Saturday, November 16th at 11:00AM

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Attention to all our Hudson County men — put down your razors and join the Max Challenge for their Movember event. Movember is officially in full swing and The Max Challenge of Hoboken {537 Washington Street, Hoboken} is participating by holding a 45-minute full-body workshop. Priced at $20 for Max members and $25 for non-members, all of the proceeds from this event will go to benefit Movember. At The Max Challenge, programs are designed to make fast and lasting changes to your appearance and overall well-being by combining detailed nutritional counseling, fitness classes, and motivation. The Max Challenge helps clients push themselves to reach their personal health, fitness, and wellness goals that they have previously considered out of reach. Learn more about the Movember class and sign up for it here.

Connect the Waterfront Annual Fundraiser at the Elks Lodge 74 — Thursday, November 14th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

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Hoboken residents, help #saveyourwaterfront tonight! From 7:00PM-9:00 PM, you can join Fund For a Better Waterfront at the Elks Lodge 74 {1005 Washington Street, Hoboken} for their annual fundraising party. There will be live music by the Bryan Beninhove Jazz Trio, yummy hors d’oeuvres, an open bar + lots of amazing raffle prizes. Click here to purchase your tickets and more information.

Hoboken Holiday Market at Birch — Tuesday, December 17th from 5:30PM-9:00PM

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Save the date — the Hoboken Holiday Market is happening once more over at Birch {92 River Street, Hoboken}. Get your tickets and more information here.

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More Weekend Events in the Area

New Jersey’s Modern Dance Festival at Loew’s Jersey Theatre — Wednesday, November 13th through, Sunday, November 17th, All Weekend 

The Loew’s Jersey Theatre {54 Journal Square Plaza, Jersey City} will be hosting the NJ Modern Dance Festival. Get more information here.

A Night with Kristen Tomlan of Hello Cookie Dough at Hudson Table — Wednesday, November 13th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

Swing by Hudson Table {1403 Clinton Street, Hoboken} for a special evening with Kristen Tomlan. Find out more information here.

Career Development: Marketing Strategies for Artists with Annie Wang at Mana Contemporary — Wednesday, November 13th from 6:00PM-8:00PM

Learn a variety of marketing strategies for artists over at Mana Contemporary {888 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}. Find out more info and get tickets here.

Celebrate One/year of One/Sol at One Sol  —  Wednesday, November 13th from 6:00PM-9:30PM

Celebrate one year of One Sol in Hoboken {1125 Maxwell Lane, Hoboken}. Get more information and RSVP here.

Mindfulness + Acupuncture to Manage Holiday Stress with Leah Guy at Acuworx Acupuncture Studio — Wednesday, November 13th from 7:15PM-8:15PM

Acuworx Acupuncture Studio {190 Christopher Columbus Drive, Jersey City} will be hosting a special event with Leah Guy. Find out more info and RSVP here.

Avenger Launch Party at W. Kodak Jewelers — Thursday, November 14th from 5:30PM-8:30PM

Attend an Avenger Launch party over at W. Kodak Jewelers {1123 Hudson Street, Hoboken} where there will be an unveiling of the new Breitling Avenger collection. Find out more info here.

Blood Drive Delbarton Alumni Association at Hoboken City Hall — Thursday, November 14th from 2:00PM-7:00PM

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Head over to City Hall’s Conference Room {94 Washington Street, Hoboken} for a blood drive. Get more information here.

Amazing Affogatos with Parlor Coffee at Milk Sugar Love — Thursday, November 14th from 11:00AM-10:00PM

Head to Milk Sugar Love {394 Palisade Avenue, Jersey City} to enjoy a day of affogatos. Get more info here.

Meet the Stars of Jersey City’s Shakespeare @ at the Home of Andrew Wilson + Caroline Sadlowksi — Thursday, November 14th, from 7:00PM-9:00PM

Meet the Stars of Jersey City’s award-winning Shakespeare @ over at the home of Andrew Wilson and Caroline Sadlowksi {85 Mercer Street, Jersey City}. Get more info and RSVP by emailing info@shakespeare-at.org with the subject line “RSVP November 14th.”

Thomas Edison Black Maria Film Series, Program Three: “Ghost Dance for America” at the Hoboken Historical Museum — Thursday, November 14th from 6:30PM-8:30PM

Catch the next program for the Black Maria Film Series over at the Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

Candle Making with Little Batch Candle Co at the Monroe Center for the Arts — Thursday, November 14th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

Head over the Monroe Center for the Arts {720 Monroe Street, Hoboken} to enjoy a special candle making class with the Little Batch Candle Co. Get more info here.

Liberty Humane Society Fundraiser at Harborside Atrium — Thursday, November 14th from 7:30PM-9:30PM

Join Exchange Physical Therapy Group for a special fundraiser for the Liberty Humane Society at Harborside Atrium {210 Hudson Street, Jersey City}. Find out more info and get tickets here.

The Breakfast Club Hoboken at Halifax — Friday, November 15th from 7:30AM-9:00PM

Join the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce for a special Breakfast Club event at Halifax {225 River Street, Hoboken}. Find out more info here.

Cory Pensa at The Shepherd and the Knucklehead — Friday, November 15th at 9:00PM

Catch Cory Pensa perform live over at The Shepherd and the Knucklehead {1313 Willow Avenue, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

Strangers at Finnegan’s — A Night of Grateful Dead at Finnegan’s Pub — Friday,  November 15th  from 10:00PM-1:00AM

Grateful Dead fans, head over to Finnegan’s Pub {734 Willow Avenue, Hoboken} for an evening dedicated to Grateful Dead. Get more info here.

Anthony Fuscaldo Trio at Corgi Spirits — Friday, November 15th from 8:00PM-10:00PM

Enjoy the live music of the Anthony Fuscaldo Trio over at Corgi Spirits {1 Distillery Drive, Jersey City}. Get more information here.

Neon Night Market at Harborside Atrium — Friday, November 15th from 6:30PM-11:50PM

Swing by Harborside Atrium {210 Hudson Street, Jersey City} for an epic black light party, a variety of activities, and more. Get more information here.

Tess + Noah at Corgi Spirits — Saturday, November 16th from 7:30PM-10:30PM

Catch Tess + Noah perform over at Corgi Spirits {1 Distillery Drive, Jersey City}. Find out more information here.

Zine Workshop at Mana Contemporary — Saturday, November 16th from 10:00AM-5:00PM

Head over to Mana Contemporary {888 Newark Avenue} for a Zine workshop. Get more information and RSVP here.

Fighting Pretty Masquerade Ball Gala at Hudson House — Saturday, November 16th from 6:00PM-10:00PM

Hudson House {2 Chapel Avenue, Jersey City} will be hosting a special Masquerade Ball. Get more information and tickets here.

Film Screening: Barbara Rubin and the Exploding NY Underground at Mana Contemporary — Saturday, November 16th from 3:00PM-5:00PM

Mana Contemporary {888 Newark Avenue} will be showing a screening of Barbara Rubin and the Exploding NY Underground. Get more info and RSVP here.

3rd Annual Hoboken Pizza Fest at Our Lady of Grace Church — Saturday, November 16th  from 1:00PM-6:00PM

Indulge in all things pizza the Hoboken Pizza Fest happening at the Our Lady of Grace Church {400 Willow Avenue, Hoboken}. Get more information and tickets here.

Newport Skates Opens in Jersey City — Saturday, November 16th from 11:00AM-9:00PM

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Grab your skates and get ready — Newport Skates {95 River Drive South, Jersey City} will be opening. Get more info here.

Haiti Marketplace Christmas Popup at bwe kafe — Saturday, November 16th from 9:00AM-3:00PM

Head to bwe  kafe {1002 Washington Street, Hoboken} for a special Haiti Marketplace Christmas popup. Learn more by emailing alexa@wingsofrefugehaiti.com.

Video DJ at The Shepherd and the Knucklehead — Saturday, November 16th at 9:00PM

The Shepherd and the Knucklehead {1313 Willow Avenue, Hoboken} will be hosting a video DJ this Saturday night. Get more information here.

Solo-Show by Jack “Crying Raven” Anderson at Merseles Studios — Saturday, November 16th from 5:00PM-10:00PM

Catch a solo show by Jack “Crying Raven” Anderson at Merseles Studios {339 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}. Find out more information and get tickets here.

Posh N Sip at Hudson Table —  Saturday, November 16th from 11:00AM-1:00PM

Head over to Hudson Table {1403 Clinton Street, Hoboken} for a special Posh N Sip event. Get more info by emailing jessica@jessicanewell.co.

Transparent Flowers Watercolor Workshop with Anya Crowe at bwe kafe — Sunday, November 17th from 10:30AM-1:30PM

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Join Anya Crowe for a special watercolor workshop over at bwe kafe {140 River Drive South, Jersey City}. Get more info and register here.

One More Hour to Mediate at Antique Loft — Sunday, November 17th from 5:00PM-6:00PM

Antique Loft {33 Newark Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a special meditation class on Sunday evening. Get more info and tickets here.

Kid-Focused Events

Penny’s Storytime at the Museum at the Hoboken Historical Museum —Friday, November 15th  from 10:00AM-10:30AM

Take your little ones to a fun storytime over at the Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

Storytime at the Fire Department Museum — Sunday, November 17th from 1:30PM-2:00PM

Bring your kids to the Fire Department Museum {213 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken} for a fun storytime. Find out more info here.

Book Fair Family Day at Kaplan Preschool — Sunday, November 17th from 10:00AM-1:00PM

Head to the Kaplan Preschool {115 Park Avenue, Hoboken} for a special Book Fair Family Day. Get more information here.

Brunch with Benefits at De Novo European Pub in Edgewater — Sunday, November 17th from 1:00PM-3:00PM

Head to De Novo European Pub {275 Bellevue Avenue, Edgewater} for a special Brunch with Benefits event. Get more info here.

Greater NJ / NYC Events

Navigating the College Process at Cornerstone Montclair — Thursday, November 14th at 7:00PM

Head to the Cornerstone Montclair {198 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair} to learn how to navigate the college process with you and your children. Get more info here.

Navigating Burnout at The Co-Co — Thursday, November 14th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

Head to The Co-Co {115 Summit Avenue, Summit} for a special discussion about experience burnout. Learn more and RSVP here.

Chaka Khan with Special Guest Emmaline at New Jersey Performing Arts Center — Thursday, November 14th at 8:00PM

Chaka Khan will be performing at the NJPAC {1 Center Street, Newark}. Get more info and tickets here.

Nimbus Dance: Salute to Nina Simone and Nancy Wilson with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at New Jersey Performing Arts Center — Thursday, November 14th at 7:00PM

Catch a salute to Nina Simone and Nancy Wilson over at the NJPAC {1 Center Street, Newark}. Find out more info and get tickets here.

Opening Night of Love in Hate Nation at Two River Theater — Friday, November 15th at 8:00PM

The opening night of Love in Hate Nation will be happening at Two River Theater {21 Bridge Avenue, Red Bank}. Get more info and tickets here.

Steps Ahead, Michael Franks, and Spyro Gyra at New Jersey Performing Arts Center — Friday, November 15th at 8:00PM

Catch Steps Ahead, Michael Franks, and Spyro Gyra at the NJPAC {1 Center Street, Newark} Get more information and tickets here.

The Roots with a Christian McBride Situation at New Jersey Performing Arts Center — Saturday, November 16th at 8:00PM

Catch The Roots perform over at NJPAC {1 Center Street, Newark}. Get more information and tickets here.

Hands to Hearts Holiday Craft + Gift Show Women Artists Supporting Women’s Health in Montclair — Saturday, November 16th from 11:00AM-5:00PM and Sunday, November 17th from 12:00PM-5:00PM

Pick up some lovely holiday gifts + help support women artists supporting women’s health at the Hand to Hearts Holiday Craft + Gift Show in Montclair {29 North Fullerton Avenue, Montclair}. All proceeds from the benefit will go to Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan NJ. Get more info by emailing kelli.callandriello@ppmnj.org.

New Jersey VegFest at the Meadowlands Exposition Center — Saturday, November 16th from 11:00AM-5:00PM and Sunday, November 17th from 11:00AM-5:00PM

Head over the New Jersey VegFest at the Meadowlands Exposition Center {355 Plaza Drive, Secaucus}.  Get more info and tickets here.

Salon du Chocolat NY at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center — Saturday, November 16th through Sunday, November 17th from 10:00AM-5:00PM

Indulge in all things chocolate the Salon du Chocolat at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center {655 West 34th Street, New York}. Get more info and tickets here.

SPACE: Light at The Plaxall Gallery — Sunday, November 17th, All Day

Catch the final day of the SPACE: Light exhibition at The Plaxall Gallery {5-25 46th Avenue, Long Island City}. Get more info here.

Upcoming Weekday Events

Tuesday, November 19th — Learn about the revolution of audio branding at Beyond the Noise. Get more information here.

Tuesday, November 19th  — Take a lunchtime yoga class over at the Hoboken Historical Museum. Get more information here.

Tuesday, November 19th — Enjoy a winter workshop series: Sanity 101 Part 1-Stress: Stop the Madness at One Sol. Get more information here.

Wednesday, November 20th — Enjoy some tai chi at the Hoboken Historical Museum. Get more information here.

Wednesday, November 20th — Enjoy a yoga dance by the HBK Meditation Club + Art of Living. Get more information here.

It’s time to get planning — happy weekend!

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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.