• 35 Events Happening in Hoboken + Jersey City {October 24th-27th}

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    Happy weekend, Hudson County! Although it’s technically not Hallo-weekend yet, that doesn’t mean the Halloween celebrations haven’t already started. This weekend, Hudson County will host every thing from Halloween parties to an event called “Shucktoberfest.” Here are all the events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend {October 24th-October 27th 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

    Halloween Retail Day at Sugarsuckle — Saturday, October 26th from 11:00AM-4:00PM

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    Trick or TREATS! This Saturday from 11:00AM-4:00PM, make sure you stop by Sugarsuckle {at 600 Newark Street, Hoboken} for their Halloween Retail Day. The day of retail will feature blood-splattered macaroons, eye-ball cake pops, sugar skull cookies,  and many more Halloween-themed treats. Plus, if you mention Hoboken Girl you will receive a 10% discount on your Halloween sweets purchase + a free cupcake. A Happy Halloween indeed! Click here to learn more about this yummy Hoboken bakery. 

    Craft Spirit Fest — Saturday, October 26th from 7:00PM-10:00PM

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    The Craft Spirits Fest pours into Jersey City this Saturday from 7:00PM-10:00PM at Harborside Atrium {34 Exchange Place, Jersey City} and alongside the Harborside Waterfront Esplande. For just $70, you and your friends can enjoy over 100 styles of craft spirits + delicious food and great music. Not to mention, the incredible NYC skyline you’ll be overlooking as you discover your new favorite cocktail. HG readers, make sure you use the code “HOBOKENGIRL” to get $20 off your ticket! Click here to purchase tickets and more info.

    W Hotel’s Upcoming Question Party?! — Thursday, October 31st from 8:00PM-10:00PM

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    A party with trivia?Count us in! This Halloween, join NYC comedians Dan Davies and Mike Staufer at Lulu’s on the second floor of the W Hotel for Question Party?! {at 225 River Street, Hoboken} from 8:00PM-10:00PM. For just $35 per person, you can enjoy a night filled with laughs, fun, and trivia, plus two drink tickets and light bites. Not to mention, you and your friends have the chance to earn free drinks for the best team name, best limbo-er, speed-round winner, and other random stuff like best graphic tee or most embarrassing AIM screen name. Click here to buy your tickets.

    NJCU and JCTC Presents Lines in the Dust by Nikkole Salter — Thursday, November 7th through Saturday, November 9th at 8:00PM 

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    Next week make sure you check out Lines in the Dust by Obie-winning and Pulitzer-nominated actress and playwright Nikkole Salter. Shows begin at 8:00PM, Thursday, November 7th through Saturday, November 9th at New Jersey City University’s West Side Theatre {285 West Side Avenue, Jersey City}. Set in 2010 in Essex County, Lines in the Dust tells the story of Denitra, a single mother who loses the charter school lottery for her daughter and who now must find another way to escape from their underperforming neighborhood school. The play questions how far we’ve come since Brown vs The Board of Education and more importantly, where we go from here. {Luna Stage Commission} General admission is $25 and tickets for students and seniors are just $5. Click here to buy your tickets.

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    More Weekend Events in the Area

    Tipsy Tie Dye at 80 River —  Wednesday, October 23rd from 7:00PM-11:00PM

    Participate in a Tipsy Tie Dye event at 80 River {80 River, Hoboken}. Get more information here.

    Shucktoberfest at Zeppelin Hall — Wednesday, October 23rd through Sunday, October 27th, All Weekend 

    Indulge in all things oysters at Shucktoberfest at Zeppelin Hall {88 Liberty View Drive, Jersey City}. Get more info here.

    Cheers to Ol’ Blue Eyes on Sinatra Drive at Union Hall — Wednesday, October 23rd at 6:00PM

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    Pay homage to Frank Sinatra with Sinatra and Hoboken-themed beers at Union Hall {306 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken}. Find out more info here.

    Penelope Bourbon at CoolVines — Thursday, October  24th from 5:00PM-7:00PM

    CoolVines {276 Grove Street, Jersey City} will be hosting a special evening where guests can try a  brand new bourbon brand, Penelope Bourbon. Find out more info here.

    30th Anniversary Autumn  Gala at Chart House — Thursday, October 24th from 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Chart House {1700 Harbor Boulevard, Weehawken} will be hosting the 30th-anniversary autumn gala. Get more info here.

    Terminal of Terror 4 – The Next Stop at White Eagle Hall — Friday, October 25th from 9:00PM-3:00AM

    The fourth installment of this epic Halloween party will be happening over at White Eagle Hall {337 Newark Avenue, Jersey City. Be sure to break out your best costume and get ready for a night full of spooks and fun. Get more info here.

    Britt Ford Pop-up Gallery in Hoboken — Friday, October 25th from 6:00PM-9:00PM and Saturday, October 26th from 11:00AM-6:00PM

    Britt Ford will be hosting a special pop-up gallery at 252 1st Street, Hoboken. Get more info here.

    Friday Night Live at Corgi Spirits — Friday, October 25th from 7:00PM-10:00PM

    Join Corgi Spirits {1 Distillery Drive, Jersey City} as they host a surprise special guest for an evening of music, cocktails, and food. Find out more info here.

    Disturbia Halloween on the Hudson at Birch — Friday, October 25th, All Night

    Birch {92 River Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a Halloween party hosted by DJ Funk Master Flex. Get more info here.

    Deep, Dark, and Brooding at CoolVines — Friday, October 25th from 6:00PM-8:00PM

    CoolVines {276 Grove Street, Jersey City} will be dedicating an evening to explore wines that are ideal for a cozy evening. Get more info here.

    Love Wed Collective Happy Hour at Hudson Hall — Friday, October 25th from 6:00PM-9:00PM

    Join Love Wed Collective for a happy hour at Hudson Hall {364 Marin Boulevard, Jersey City}. Find out more information here.

    Zeppelin Hall’s Annual Halloween Party at Zeppelin Hall— Saturday, October 26th at 9:00PM

    Zeppelin Hall {88 Liberty View Drive, Jersey City} will be hosting its annual Halloween party. Party-goers can wear their best costumes for the chance to win $1,000 for the first prize in the costume competition, too. Find out more information here.

    Thriller Halloween on the Hudson at Birch — Saturday, October 26th, All Night

    Head back to Birch {92 River Street, Hoboken} for another epic Halloween event. Find out more information here.

    Label Launch Party at Pholk Beauty Lab — Saturday, October 26th from 3:00PM-6:00PM

    Join Pholk for a label launch party at Pholk Beauty Lab {203 Monticello Avenue, Jersey City}. Find out more info and get tickets here.

    Sol Fest Witches and Wellness at One Sol — Saturday, October 26th through Sunday, October 27th, All Weekend

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    One Sol {1125 Maxwell Lane, Hoboken} will be throwing its first annual Sol Fest. Get more information here.

    Open House at The Bar Method Hoboken — Saturday, October 26th through Sunday, October 27th, Various Times 

    New clients can try a class for free and meet The Bar Method Hoboken’s {86 River Street, Hoboken} team. Find out more info and sign up here.

    DC’s Dog Days at DC’s Tavern — Saturday, October 26th from 1:00PM-6:00PM

    Join Extra Mile Pet Care for a dog day benefit for the Wise Animal Rescue at DC’s Tavern {505 8th Street, Hoboken}. Find out more information here.

    The Grove Street Bicycle Show on Grove Street — Saturday, October 26th from 11:00AM-5:00PM

    Catch The Grove Street Bicycle show over along Grove Street and the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Plaza {Jersey City}. Get more info here.

    HoBOOken Halloween 5K Run + Kids Race at Pier A Park — Saturday, October 26th at 10:00AM

    This Halloween, help the homeless. Join The Hoboken Shelter for the HoBOOken Halloween 5K Run + Kids race at Pier A Park {100 Sinatra Drive}. Get more information here.

    Halloween Spooktacular at Mikie Squared — Saturday, October 26th at 8:00PM

    Head over to  Mikie Squared {616 Washington Street, Hoboken} for a special Halloween Spooktacular event. Get more info here.

    Madd Hatter Heaven + Hell at Madd Hatter — Saturday, October 26th from 9:00PM-2:00PM

    Join the Madd Hatter {221 Washington Street, Hoboken} for an epic Halloween party. Get more information here.

    Barrel-Aged Beers at CoolVines — Saturday, October 26th from 5:00PM-7:00PM

    Head back to CoolVines {276 Grove Street, Jersey City} for an evening of tasting a variety of barrel-aged beers. Get more info here.

    Hoboken Out of the Darkness Community Watch at Babbio Center Atrium — Saturday, October 27th at 9:00PM

    Join the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention for its Hoboken Out of the Darkness Community Walk at the Babbio Center Atrium {525 River Street, Hoboken}. Find out more information here.

    Kid-Focused Events

    Penny’s Storytime at the Museum at the Hoboken Historical Museum —Friday, October 25th 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.

    Family Fun Day at the Hoboken Historical Museum — Friday, October 25th from 4:00PM-7:00PM 

    The Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken} will be co-hosting a Family Fun Day with Kidville. Get more info here.

    Children’s Book Reading at Black Rail Coffee — Saturday, October 26th from 9:30AM-10:30AM 

    Little ones can enjoy a reading of Where the Wild Things Are and Love Monster by Tawna Dabney at Black Rail Coffee {800 Jackson Street, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

    JC Halloween  Spooktacular ’19: Halloween Costume Family Parade and Party at Harborside Atrium— Sunday, October 27th from 12:00PM-4:00PM

    Head over to Harborside Atrium {210 Hudson Street, Jersey City} and join JC Families for its annual family Halloween event. Get more information here.

    Storytime at the Fire Department Museum — Sunday, October 27th 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

    Armitage Gone! Dance, You Took a Part of Me at New York Live Arts — Wednesday, October 23rd through Saturday, October 26th from 7:30PM-8:30PM

    Mana Contemporary will be hosting a special performance at New York Live Arts {219 West 19th Street, New York}. Get more info and tickets here.

    Sistah’s Connect Live Podcast Taping and Popup at Kearny Point — Friday, October 25th from 5:00PM-9:00PM

    Sistah’s Connect will be hosting a live podcast taping and popup at Kearny Point {78 John Miller Way, Kearny}. Find out more info here.

    7th Anual Night of Wigs + Wishes at Lucien’s Manor — Sunday, October 27th from 5:00PM-11:00PM

    Catch Paula Abdul co-host the 7th Annual Night of Wigs + Wishes over at Lucien’s Manor {81 West White Horse Pike, Berlin Township}. Get more info and tickets here.

    Upcoming Weekday Events

    Monday, October 28th —Hudson Yoga Project will be hosting a five-week beginner yoga series. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, October 29th — Urban Souls will be hosting a special Fashion & Flow event, Benefiting St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, October 29th —JC Community Talk on “Natural Medicine For Women’s Health” will be happening at Indiegrove. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, October 29th — Join Mariel Hemingway for a special talk at the Park Savoy Estate in Florham Park. Get more information here.

    Tuesday, October 29th — Head over to Hudson Coffee for an Espresso Self Spooky Spotlight event. Get more information 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.