• 33 Events Happening in Hoboken + Jersey City {October 17th-20th}

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    Say hello to the weekend, Hudson County. Thank goodness it’s almost here because, well, it’s been a week. Good news — the weekend is shaping up to be a beautiful one, which means there’s no excuse to not go out and do something. Whether you’re looking for a live music event or are lending a helping hand a local volunteer or charity event, we’ve got you covered. Here are all the events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend {October 17th-October 20th 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

    Bin 14’s Zeppolini Brunch at Bin 14 — Every Saturday and Sunday,  from 11:00AM-4:00PM

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    Attention all our brunch lovers! Every Saturday and Sunday, join Bin 14 {at 1314 Washington Street} for their Zeppolini Brunch. Yes, you heard us right – Zeppolinis! For only $29 per person, you can enjoy delicious zeppoles + a small plate + an entree + your first brunch cocktail. Each additional brunch cocktail is $3 for 90 minutes. And make sure you let them know HG sent you. Click here to check out the brunch menu. PS, if you’re looking to plan a private brunch party, pricing starts at $35 per person. Click here to get your party started. 

    Apple Montessori Schools’ Harvest Festival Open House — Saturday, October 19th from 11:00AM-3:00PM

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    Hoboken parents, it’s time to enroll your little one in a nurturing and engaging environment. Join Apple Montessori Schools for their Harvest Festival Open House {at 220 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken} and take a tour of their schools this Saturday, October 19th from 11:00AM-3:00PM.  You will also be able to learn about their brand new infant and toddler classrooms at their Maxwell location. Spots are filling up quickly, click here to learn more. 

    Hudson Table’s Not For Kids Halloween Party: Live Cooking and Wine TastingThursday, October 31st from 7:30 PM-10:30 PM

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    Eat, drink, and be scary! This Halloween, join Hudson Table for their Not For Kids Halloween Party {at 1403 Clinton Street, Hoboken} from 7:30PM-10:30PM. For just $90 per person {must be 21+, sorry youngin’s}, you can enjoy live cooking and appetizers with their featured chef, “Queen of the Undead” Kelly Zavala and refreshments provided by Wine Dads. The menu includes yummy food like Korean fried chicken bao buns, broiled oysters, bratwurst sliders, and more. Costumes are encouraged! Click here to buy your tickets. 

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    More Weekend Events in the Area

    The Art of French Pastry at GFG Bakery — Thursday, October 17th at 6:30PM

    GFG Bakery {221 River Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a hands-on class to teach students about the art of the French pastry. Get more info here.

    Wines by Grey Launch Party + Fall Wine Tasting Part Two at Saku — Thursday, October 17th from 8:00PM-10:00PM

    Wines by Grey will be hosting a launch party and {tasty} fall wine tasting over at Saku {936 Park Avenue, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    LSC After Dark The Upside Down at Liberty Science Center — Thursday, October 17th from 6:00PM-10:00PM

    Liberty Science Center {222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City} will be hosting a Stranger Things themed LSC after dark event. Find out more info here.

    Shaka Bowl Benefit at Shaka Bowl — Thursday, October 17th from 6:00PM-10:00PM

    Join Shaka Bowl {110 Washington Street, Hoboken} for their fundraiser to help those fighting cancer. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Get more information here.

    Wine Down with Work it Out at Work it Out — Friday, October 18th from 5:00PM-8:00PM

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    Head over to Work it Out {5 Marine View Plaza, Hoboken} for an open house featuring wine, salads from Alfalfa, and more. Get more info here.

    Party at Birch Hoboken — Friday, October 18th from 9:00PM-3:00AM

    Birch {92 River Street} will be hosting a weekly party this Friday. Find out more information here.

    Brian Kirk and the Jirks at Willie McBride’s — Friday, October 18th at 11:00PM

    Brian Kirk and the Jirks will take the stage over at Willie McBride’s {616 Grand Street, Hoboken}. Find out more info here.

    Breakfast Club Hoboken at Halifax — Friday, October 18th from 7:30AM-9:00AM

    Head to Halifax {225 River Street, Hoboken} and join the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce for their Breakfast Club. Find out more info here.

    Winard Harper and Visen at Cathedral Arts Live — Friday, October 18th from 7:00PM-10:00PM

    Catch Winard Harper and Visen perform as part of Cathedral Arts Live {at 39 Erie Street, Jersey City}. Get more info here.

    The Burning Bees at FM  — Friday, October 18th at 8:00PM

    The Burning Bees will take the stage at FM {340 3rd Street, Jersey City}. Get more information here.

    Mindfulness Meditation at the Hoboken Historical Museum — Saturday, October 19th at 10:00AM

    Join the Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken} as it kicks off its first of a weekly Mindfulness Meditation class with Lindsey Swindall, Ph.D. Find out more information here.

    The Jersey City Record Riot at Grove PATH Plaza — Saturday, October 19th from 10:00AM-6:00PM

    Swing by the Grove PATH Plaza {314 Grove Street, Jersey City} and join Iris Records to browse a selection of records. Find out more info here.

    Hoboken Boy Scout Troop 146 Car Wash at the Elks Club — Saturday, October 19th from 10:00AM-3:00PM

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    The Hoboken Boy Scout Troop 146 will be holding a car wash at the Elks Club {1005 Washington Street, Hoboken}.

    An Ale House Howlloween Party at The Ale House — Saturday, October 19th from 1:00PM-4:00PM

    Even the furriest of friends can get in on the Halloween fun. The Ale House {1034 Willow Avenue, Hoboken} will be hosting a Howlloween Party. Get more info here.

    New Jersey Symphony Orchestra: Peter and the Wolf at Margaret Williams Theatre — Saturday, October 19th at 2:00PM

    The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra will be performing at the Margaret Williams Theatre {2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City}. Get more info here.

    Pitness in the Park at Riverview Park — Saturday, October 19th from 11:00AM-3:00PM

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    Head over to Riverview Park {498 Palisade Avenue, Jersey City} for an event focused on raising awareness to stop the negative stigma towards pit bulls and pit bull-type breeds. Get more information here.

    Pre/Postnatal Group Reformer at Bum Pilates — Saturday, October 19th at 10:30AM

    Bum Pilates {1422 Grand Street} will be hosting a pre/postnatal reformer class. Get more info here.

    Layups 4 Life + Party with Purpose: 2nd Annual Charity Cornhole Tournament at Willie McBride’s — Saturday, October 19th from 12:00PM-6:00PM

    Willie McBride’s {616 Grand Street, Hoboken} will be the backdrop for the epic 2nd annual charity cornhole tournament between Layups 4 Life and Party with Purpose. Get more info and tickets here.

    Community Class at Urban Souls — Sunday, October 19th from 1:45PM-2:45PM

    Head over to Urban Souls {100 Hudson Street, Hoboken} for a free 60-minute community yoga class. Get more info and sign up here.

    The 33rd Annual Hoboken House Tour in Hoboken — Sunday, October 20th from 10:00AM-4:00PM

    Tour some of Hoboken’s finest houses during the 33rd Annual Hoboken House Tour. Tour-goers can pick up their copy of the House Tour booklet at the Hoboken Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken} or at the Fire Department Museum {213 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken}. Get more info and tickets here.

    New York Red Bulls Playoff Block Party at The Ashford — Sunday, October 20th at  3:00PM

    Catch a viewing party for the NY Red Bulls’ game over at The Ashford {145 Newark Avenue, Jersey City. Find out more inf here.

    Little Hoboken Breast Cancer Event with Sophistikate at Athleta — Sunday, October 20th from 2:00PM-4:00PM

    Make a donation to Little Hoboken or get a pink hair extension from Sophistikate and receive 20% a full-priced item at Athleta Hoboken {316 Washington Street, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    Kid-Focused Events

    World and National Pasta Celebration 2019 at Urban Jungle Play— Thursday, October 17th from 9:00AM-6:00PM

    Urban Jungle Play {1140 Maxwell Lane, Hoboken} is celebrating World and National Pasta day by helping little ones make pasta crafts.  Find out more info here.

    Penny’s Storytime at the Museum at the Hoboken Historical Museum —Friday, October 18th 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.

    Halloween Pops! Kids’ Gelato Pop Making Class at Bucket + Bay — Saturday, October 19th at 11:00AM

    Bucket + Bay {150 Bay Street, Jersey City} will be hosting a Halloween pop gelato making class for little ones. Get more info and tickets here.

    Storytime at the Fire Department Museum — Sunday, October 20th 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.

    Greater NJ / NYC Events

    The 2019 HONK NYC! Festival in New York — Now Through Saturday, October 19th 

    Be sure to swing by The 2019 HONK NYC! Festival in New York {multiple locations} happening this weekend. Get more information here.

    Fashion for The Pink Crusade at The Park Savoy Estate — Thursday, October 17th at 6:30PM

    Help raise money for breast cancer awareness month at the Fashion for The Pink Crusade event at The Park Savoy Estate {236 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham}. Get more info and tickets here.

    Opening of “The Body of An American” at Hudson Theatre — Friday, October 18th at 8:00PM

    The opening of “The Body of An American” will be happening at Hudson Theatre {80 Hauxhurst Avenue, Weehawken}. Get more info and tickets here.

    3rd Annual Howl-O-Ween Family Fest at Marty’s Place — Saturday, October 19th from 12:00PM-4:00PM

    Marty’s Place {118 Route 526, Upper Freehold Township} will be celebrating Halloween with a fun dog costume contest, food trucks, music, and more. Get more information here.

    Upcoming Weekday Events

    Monday, October 21st — The Hoboken Historical Museum will be hosting a free breast cancer health event. Get more information here.

    Monday, October 21st — TIDAL X Rock the Vote will be happening at the Barclay’s Center. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, October 22nd — Join the Get Down DJ Group for a Fall Meet Up 2019 at Kolo Klub. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, October 22nd — Check out Zen Out v2! Exploring the Future of Health + Wellness Technology with JC Tech Meetup. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, October 22nd — Urban Souls will be hosting a community class. Get more information here.

    Wednesday, October 23rd — Participate in The Magic of Yoga with Neurotic Mommy class at Athleta Hoboken. Get more information here.

    Thursday, October 24th — Hudson Yoga Project is offering a Yin for the Chakras Workshop at 7:45PM, all levels welcome. Sign up 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.