• 27 Weekend Events in Hoboken + Jersey City {October 11-14, 2018}

    If you’re ahead of the fall game and already got your apple and pumpkin picking trips out of the way, there are a whole bunch of other events happening in Hudson County this weekend. We’ve got a list of 27 events happening in Hoboken and Jersey City this weekend {October 11-14} below:

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    **Featured Events**

    Jersey City Wine Fest — Saturday, October 13th from 6:00PM-9:30PM

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    If you thought rosé season was over, think again. Jersey City Wine Fest is back for the fall and is happening on October 13th, 2018 at the Harborside Atrium. From 6:00PM-9:30PM, explore over 150 styles of wine with some serious skyline views along with delicious food and live music. More about the event, plus how to get your tickets [Use code HOBOKENGIRL for $20 off!] here.

    Hoboken Modern One-Year Anniversary Celebration — Thursday, October 11th through Sunday, October 14th from 11:00AM-6:00PM

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    Hoboken Modern is celebrating its one-year anniversary this weekend and to thank customers, items storewide will be 15% off {this weekend only}. Shop vintage Mid-Century finds from furniture, dinnerware, ceramics, art, and much more. Follow along on Instagram for additional special offers: @HobokenModern. The address is 159 14th Street in Hoboken so make sure to stop by!

    Help Hoboken Girl Collect Supplies for Women Rising —Now through Tuesday, October 16th

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    Hoboken Girl Helps is running a drive to collect tampons, pads, diapers, and wipes for local shelter, Women Rising. Drop-off locations include: European Wax Center, Massage Envy, Amazing Lash, Athleta, Jojo Maman Bébé, Hudson Yoga Project, and Boutique Realty — all in Hoboken. You can drop off during normal business hours and any of the locations until October 16th.

    Weekend Events

    Eric Walton: Mentalist at Mile Square Theater in Hoboken — Thursday, October 11th through Sunday, October 14th

    Award-winning mentalist, Eric Walton, will be performing at the Mile Square Theater {1400 Clinton Street in Hoboken} this weekend. Experience him read minds, identify hidden objects, and predict future events. Get more information and purchase tickets here.

    Athleta at Cycle Bar Jersey City — Thursday, October 11th at 5:30PM

    Athleta will be at Cycle Bar in Jersey City {65 Bay Street} this Thursday evening and will be handing out coupons and goody bags to riders. Book your bike through the Cycle Bar app.

    What is Natural Wine? at PS Wine Bar in Jersey City — Thursday, October 11th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Learn all about what makes wine natural and organic at PS Wine Bar in Jersey City {193 Newark Avenue}. Also enjoy wine {of course} paired with bread and snacks. Get more information and purchase tickets here.

    Honk NYC! Brass Band & Street Band Mayhem at Monty Hall in Jersey City — Thursday, October 11th at 7:30PM

    An event for all ages to come and experience New York City’s annual international brass and street band explosion in New Jersey. This year’s lineup includes Unidos do Swing from Brazil, New Creations Brass Band from New Orleans and more. Tickets are just $10 to join in the fun. More information here.

    Drink Some Pink at Athleta Hoboken — Friday, October 12th from 5:00PM-7:00PM

    Carepoint Health will be at Athleta in Hoboken {316 Washington Street} Friday night to provide information about their 5th annual Mammogram-a-Thon, happening on October 20th. While learning about the importance of breast health, sip on some drinks, shop, and enter to win several prizes.

    Band of Make Believe at Wille McBride’s — Friday, October 12th at 11:00PM

    Critically acclaimed as one of the best cover bands in New Jersey, this group covers hits from The Weekend to Kings of Leon. They are set to perform all their hits starting at 11:00PM.

    Bark in the Park with Liberty Humane Society — Saturday, October 13th from 12:00PM-5:00PM

    Enjoy a day of fun, food, and vendors at Church Square Park in Hoboken. Help the Liberty Humane Society raise funds to cover emergency costs associated with the animals that come into their care. More information here.

    Hoboken City Challenge Race — Saturday, October 13th from 8:00AM-4:00PM

    The Hoboken City Challenge Race will begin at 8:00AM at Pier A Park in Hoboken. Runners must arrive 30 minutes prior to start time. After the race, there will be a celebration at House of Que {400 Sinatra Drive} where runners can show their medal for food and drink specials. More information here.

    Fall Family Mini Photo Sessions with Shoot — Saturday, October 13th + Sunday, October 14th from 9:30AM-5:30PM

    Shoott Photography is hosting 2 mini photo sessions in Hoboken + Jersey City this weekend. The Jersey City shoots will take place on Saturday, October 13th from 9:30AM-5:30PM at Newport Green and the Hoboken shoots will take place at Pier A Park on Sunday, October 14th from 9:30AM-5:30PM.

    Hoboken Pizza Fest — Saturday, October 13th from 12:00PM-5:00PM

    Hoboken Happy Hours is hosting their 2nd annual Hoboken Pizza Fest this Saturday. There are two sessions — from 12:00PM-2:00PM and 3:00PM-5:00PM. A portion of the proceeds will benefit True Mentors. Purchase tickets here.

    The Dobre Brothers Live at White Eagle Hall — Saturday, October 13th at 12:30PM

    Right from YouTube and straight to their tour, this dancing duo is ready to take the stage in Hudson County. Tickets for this event are selling out fast and start at $25. Doors open at 12:30PM. More information here.

    Washington General Store Oktoberfest Celebration — Saturday, October 13th from 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Washington General Store and S’well are teaming up to host the ultimate Oktoberfest Celebration, right in Hoboken. The event will take place at Washington General Store’s backyard {509 Washington Street}. All ages are welcome but must be 21+ to drink.

    Scarecrow/Snowman Pallet Creation at Turquoise Cup in Hoboken — Saturday, October 13th from 6:00PM-8:30PM

    Create your very own adorable, double-sided scarecrow/snowman, perfect for the fall and winter months. Get more information on this class here.

    Parent’s Night Out at Bowtie Cinemas in Hoboken — Saturday, October 13th at 7:00PM

    The Hoboken Special Needs Parents Group is hosting a night out for parents to watch A Star is Born. Afterward, meet for drinks at Pilsener Haus Biergarten. More information here.

    Sephora Studio Friends & Family Shopping Event — Saturday, October 13th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Head to Sephora Studio in Hoboken {319 Washington Street} this Saturday night for a friends and family shopping event. Shoppers will receive 20% their purchase. Tell them Hoboken Girl sent you!

    Frenchie Dog Meet Up in Hoboken — Sunday, October 14th from 10:30AM-12:30PM

    French Bull Dog owners, grab your pup and head to the Hoboken Viaduct Park for a Frenchie meet up with Puparazzi.

    Shaka Bowl + Retro Fitness Breast Cancer Event in Hoboken — Sunday, October 14th from 10:30AM-3:00PM

    Join Shaka Bowl, Retro Fitness, and 30+ other local businesses to support the fight against breast cancer. Enjoy food, fitness classes, face painting, a bounce house, and more. The event will take place outside on Pier A in Hoboken and is free to the public.

    The Fundamentals of Ayurveda at Pavana Yoga in Hoboken — Sunday, October 14th from 2:15PM-4:15PM

    Learn all about the fundamentals of Ayurveda, one of the oldest systems of medicine and well-being founded in India. This workshop is one of the most popular in yoga teacher training and is back by popular demand. Reserve your spot here.

    Jersey City Theater Center Moon Festival — Sunday, October 14th at 4:00PM

    Join a community of women celebrating the colorful and rich immigrant cultures at White Eagle Hall in Jersey City {337 Newark Avenue}. Get more information and purchase tickets here.

    Kid-Friendly Events

    Date Night at Urban Jungle Play in Hoboken — Saturday, October 13th from 5:00PM-8:00PM

    Moms and dads can enjoy a date night out without worrying about finding a babysitter. Children must be 2+ and/or have previous drop-off experience. More information here.

    Super Hero Mitzvah Day With United Synagogue of Hoboken — Sunday, October 14th from 10:00AM-12:00PM

    This Sunday, children are invited to dress up as their favorite superheroes while doing their mitzvahs. Activities include making teddy bears with Build-A-Bear Workshop, superhero stations, and more. Get more information here.

    Author Book Signing at Little City Books in Hoboken — Sunday, October 14th at 11:00AM

    Author Laura Sassi will be at Little City Books {100 Bloomfield Street} to read two of her books. This free event is for babies and children up to 8 years old.

    Other North Jersey Events

    Maison Rogue Pop-Up at The George in Montclair — Thursday, October 11th from 12:00PM-9:30PM

    The George in Montclair {37 North Mountain Avenue} is hosting a pop-up shop with clothing brand, Maison Rogue, who will be offering 10% off to shoppers. Get more info here.


    Upcoming weekday events:

    Monday, October 15th — Costume Swap at Play City in Weehawken {11:30AM, 3:30PM, + 6:30PM}. More info here.

    Monday, October 15th — Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmer’s Market {4:00PM}

    Monday, October 15h — Yoga Asana Lab at Honor Yoga Hoboken {8:00PM}. More info here.

    Monday, October 15th — The Office Trivia at Black Bear Hoboken {8:00PM}

    Monday, October 15th — Kids eat free at Black Bear in Hoboken

    Tuesday, October 16th — Last day to donate products to Hoboken Girl’s drive for WomenRising

    Tuesday, October 16th — Meet singer, actor, and author Andy Mientus at Little City Books in Hoboken {6:30PM}

    Wednesday, October 17th — Free reading assessment at Urban Jungle Play in Hoboken {4:30PM-5:30PM}. More information here.

    Wednesday, October 17th — Women Rising Gala at the Liberty House from 6-9PM. Get tickets here.

    Wednesday, October 17th — Game night at Tally Ho in Hoboken

    It’s time to get planning — happy weekend!

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    Written by:

    Briana, a born and raised Hoboken girl, has a strong passion for the town she knows and loves so much. She’s seen many changes and embraces both the old and new aspects of Hoboken. When she’s not working at Hoboken Girl as an Editorial/Marketing Assistant, she’s most likely in her pjs shopping online, eating her way through the Mile Square with her fellow foodie fiancé, or planning her next cruise or Disney vacation — but even more important is her love for cats (she has 3).

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