• 24 Weekend Events in Hoboken + Jersey City {October 18-21, 2018}

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    After a long {+ might we add, cold} week, it’s time to get out there and enjoy the many local events going on this weekend. From pop-up shops to plays to yoga classes to the Hoboken Harvest Festival and beyond — here are 24 weekend events happening in Hoboken and Jersey City {October 18-21, 2018}:

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    Photo by Meghan Lynch

    Upcoming Featured Events

    Cameo Nouveau Pop-Up Shop in Jersey City — Sunday, October 21st from 1:00PM-2:00PM

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    Influencer Style focused website Cameo Nouveau will be hosting a pop-up shop featuring their most coveted fall home and fashion accessories curated by Jessica of @thisseasonsgold. Stop by and learn how Jessica effortless creates a Gift Box of Goodies for the “Galfriend” in your Life as Friendsgiving and the holidays are coming up.

    Jessica will also be answering questions on how she became a successful NJ Blogger {such as how she got and retains her 22K plus following and how she works with brands like J.Crew and Martha Stewart}. Enjoy special discounted prices, stylish door prizes and enter to win gorgeous floral table arrangement by Jersey City’s Casa Mona. Click here to register for this free event.

    Honor Yoga Open House — Sunday, October 21st

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    Honor Yoga Hoboken {720 Monroe Street} will be hosting an open house on, Sunday October 21, with FREE classes all day, plus free Reiki sessions, medium readings, and health coaching consults. Sunday will launch Honor Yoga Hoboken’s new schedule, including newly added HEATED classes! Click here for schedule updates and to reserve your free class for Sunday.

    Weekend Events

    Girlfriends’ Guide to Marriage and Divorce — Thursday, October 18th from 6:30PM-8:30PM

    Believe Inspire Grow {B.I.G} is hosting a Girlfriends’ Guide to Marriage and Divorce that will highlight and engage all women whether they are engaged, married, or divorced  — cocktails will also be served. More info + tickets here.

    Hudson Theatre Works’ Presents “Uncle Vanya – A Jersey Life in Four Acts” — Running through October 28th 

    Hudson Theatre Works’ newest play, “Uncle Vanya – A Jersey Life in Four Acts”, adapted by Michael Puzzo, takes place in a small New Jersey town a few years after Hurricane Sandy. The play can be seen through October 28th at the Wilson School theater {80 Hauxhurst Avenue in Weehawken} on Thursdays- Saturdays at 8:00PM and Sundays at 7:00PM. More information here.

    Karaoke and Cocktails at House of Que — Thursday, October 18th from 8:00PM-11:00PM

    Every Thursday night at House of Que in Hoboken {340 Sinatra Drive} hosts Karaoke and Cocktails. Ladies get 1/2 off cocktails at the bar.

    Gravy Train Live at Green Rock in Hoboken — Thursday, October 18th at 8:00PM

    Three piece cover band, Gravy Train, will be performing at Green Rock {70 Hudson Street in Hoboken} this Thursday night. Get more info here.

    Vegan CBD Dinner in Jersey City — Friday, October 19th at 6:30PM

    The Seed is hosting a Vegan CBD Dinner in Jersey City where all food served will be infused with CBD oil. The location is currently a secret, but you can RSVP here.

    The Rocky Horror Picture Show at Hoboken Bow Tie Cinemas — Beginning Friday, October 19th from 11:00PM-2:00AM

    The Hoboken Rocky Horror Picture Show is back for 2018 and will take place at Bow Tie Cinemas {409 14th Street}. There will be 4 shows — Friday, October 19th, Saturday, October 20th, Friday, October 26th, and Saturday, October 27th, all at 11:00PM. For more information and to purchase tickets click here.

    Hudson Coffee Debuts Pumpkin Pupaccino — Saturday, October 20th 

    Puparazzi NYC and Hudson Coffee have teamed up to create a Pumpkin Pupaccino with dog-friendly ingredients so that pups can join in on the fall drink fun, too. Grab your four-legged friend and head to Hudson Coffee {1100 Maxwell Lane} Saturday morning to try it out.

    Hoboken Police Department’s Coffee With a Cop — Saturday, October 20th from 9:30AM-11:00AM

    Join officers from the Hoboken Police Department along with Chief Ken Ferrante and Council President Ruben Ramos for the monthly Coffee With a Cop series. This month’s event will take place at G. Millz Boken Roadhouse at 61 Jackson Street in Hoboken.

    Family Paint Class at Artevino Studio Hoboken — Saturday, October 20th from 10:00AM-12:00PM

    Artevino Studio in Hoboken {700 Monroe Street at the Monroe Center} is hosting a family paint class to paint a special “Owl Always Love You” painting. Get more information here.

    1st Street Block Party in Hoboken — Saturday, October 20th from 11:00AM-4:00PM

    First Street between Willow + Park will be closed off for the first annual 1st Street Block Party. The event will highlight all of the local businesses in the 1st Street area such as Vintage on First, Tony Boloney’s, Bucket & Bay, Choc O Pain, Roig Collection, and a whole lot more. See the full list of participating businesses and get more info here.

    Hoboken High School’s 1st Annual Powder Puff Football Game — Saturday, October 20th at 12:00PM

    The Hoboken High School class of 2019 is hosting the school’s 1st annual powder puff football game to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students. Get more information here.

    The Hudson School Fall Open House — Saturday, October 20th from 1:00PM-4:00PM

    The Hudson School of Hoboken {601 Park Avenue} will be hosting their fall open house this Saturday afternoon for grades 5-12. Get a tour of the school by students themselves, meet teachers and staff, and learn all about the school’s teaching and learning philosophy. Get more information here.

    Park Bench Open Mic Concert Series Finale with The Hoboken Public Library — Saturday, October 20th from 2:00PM-4:00PM

    The Hoboken Public Library will be hosting the finale of its Park Bench Open Mic Concert Series this Saturday afternoon. Enjoy a number of performances by local poets, comedians, and musicians at Church Square Park’s gazebo. Get more information here.

    Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Fundraiser at the Elks Club of Hoboken — Saturday, October 20th from 6:00PM-9:00PM

    The Elks Club of Hoboken is hosting its annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Fundraiser, hosted by Better Homes and Gardens. The event will feature dinner, drinks, dancing, and a list of prizes to win. Get more information here.

    The Workshop Series Presents The Royal Arctic Institute at Guitar Bar Jr. in Hoboken — Saturday, October 20th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

    The Royal Arctic Institute is an instrumental, post-punk, cinematic jazz trio. Members John Leon, Gerard Smith, and Lyle Hysen combine over 50 years of experience and will be visiting Guitar Bar Jr. {203 11th Street in Hoboken}.

    32nd Annual Hoboken House Tour — Sunday, October 21st from 10:00AM-4:00PM

    The 32nd annual Hoboken House Tour is back for 2018 with approximately 10 homes participating. Get a peek inside homes on Bloomfield Street, Castle Point Terrace, Garden Street, and other beautiful homes and condos around Hoboken. Get more information here and take a look at some of last year’s homes here.

    Hoboken Wizard of Paws Halloween Spook-tacular at Pier 13 — Sunday, October 21st from 12:00PM-4:00PM

    Join the Wizard of Paws rescue and their furry friends for the first annual Spook-tacular at Pier 13 in Hoboken. There will be raffles, pumpkin carvings, food and more. Bring your pet in costume to enter the contest and win a prize. Entry fee is a $10 donation. More information here

    Paint Your Pet at Artevino Hoboken — Sunday, October 21st from 2:00PM-5:00PM

    Head to Artevino for a special version of their Paint Your Pet series — in honor of the Halloween season, you can send a photo of your pet in a costume or have a costume of your choice drawn on your canvas. Get more information here.

    Kid-Friendly Events

    National Pasta Day Celebration at Urban Jungle Play — Saturday, October 20th at 9:00AM

    With the purchase of an open play pass, kids can participate in pasta-themed games and activities all day. Get more information here.

    Hoboken Harvest Festival — Saturday, October 20th from 11:00AM-3:00PM

    The Hoboken Harvest Festival will take place at Pier A in Hoboken with hayrides, animals, pumpkin painting, crafts, music and much more for children of all ages. Get more information here

    Hugs and Bugs Daddy & Me Pumpkin Carving — Sunday, October 21st at 11:00AM

    Hugs and Bugs is hosting a special Daddy & Me Pumpkin Carving Class this Sunday morning. The cost for the event is $35 and space is limited, so be sure to sign up ASAP. More information here

    See More: Kid-Friendly Halloween Events in Hoboken + Jersey City

     

    Other North Jersey Events

    Radiance Festival in Woodland Park — Sunday, October 21st from 2:00PM-8:00PM

    The Radiance Festival in Woodland Park will feature group meditation, chakra-activation dance party, perception-altering poetry, sound baths, cacao ceremonies, reiki healers, massage therapists, custom essential oil specialists, card readers, trapeze yogis and more. Purchase tickets

     

    Upcoming Weekday Events:

    Monday, October 22nd — Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmer’s Market {4:00PM}

    Monday, October 22nd — Kids eat free at Black Bear in Hoboken

    Monday, October 22nd — Half-priced Mondays at Coco Havana and Birch in Hoboken

    Tuesday, October 23rd — Growing in Jersey City and Crystal Letters Open Mic Night at Froth on Franklin in Jersey City. More info here. {7:00PM-10:00PM}

    Wednesday, October 24th — Hudson Connections meet-up at the Malibu Diner in Hoboken for small business owners {7:00AM}

    Wednesday, October 24th — Caveday at Andco in Jersey City {9:00AM-12:30PM}

    Wednesday, October 24th — Rockin’ Ride & Rosé at Cycle Bar in Hoboken. Book your bike here. {6:45PM}

    Wednesday, October 24th — Lights of Diwali Festival in Jersey City

    Wednesday, October 24th — Game night at Tally Ho in Hoboken

    Wednesday, October 24th — Hoboken Girl’s Annual Pumpkin Painting + Wine Tasting event. More info here.

    It’s time to get planning — happy weekend!

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    Briana is a born-and-raised Hoboken Girl who embraces both the new and old aspects of the Mile Square. She’s a freelance writer, works in social media, and more importantly (but not really) — a cat lover and total foodie. When she’s not working, she can be found convincing herself to buy something at Sephora or Target, eating mussels with her fiancé at Leo’s, or planning her next Disney vacation.


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