45+ Events Happening in Hoboken + Jersey City {September 12th-15th}

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Happy weekend, Hudson County. We’ve officially made it through the first stretch of September. Whether you’re still holding onto to summer by enjoying the little warm weather we have left, or if you’re prepping for fall, there’s something for everyone to go out and do this weekend. Here are all the events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend {September 12th-September 15th, 2019}:

Disclaimer: Events are subject to change. For the most up-to-date info, please contact the host directly.

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Local Weather This Weekend:

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Local weather courtesy of weather.com

Upcoming Featured Events

Cupping & Conversations with Excel Physical Therapy — Thursday, September 12th from 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

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If you’ve ever wanted to give cupping a try, tonight is the night! From 7:00 PM-9:00 PM, Excel Physical Therapy {333 15th Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a Cupping and Conversations event on their beautiful rooftop. Enjoy refreshments and light bites as you try a complimentary cupping session with their Hoboken Clinic Director Jonathan Zaid, PT, DPT and their experienced physical therapists. Click here to RSVP.

Local Barre’s Roaring ’20s Event— Monday, September 16th through Sunday, September 22nd, All Week

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Hoboken, get ready to frequent a different type of Barretender. Starting Monday, September 16th through Sunday, September 22nd, Local Barre will be hosting their Roaring 20’s Event with 20 free classes and special membership pricing. Yes, you read that right – FREE! Classes will be available at both their west and uptown Hoboken locations + a free outdoor class on September 19th at Maxwell Pier @ 6:45 PM. Click here to sign up.

Jane-a-Palooza — Saturday, September 14th at 11:00AM-2:00PM

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JANE-A-PALOOZA, hosted by Jane Do {the local fitness studios run by former Rockettes Jacey Lambros and Dani DeAngelo} is happening September 14th on the Grove Street pedestrian plaza in Jersey City. Stop by this outdoor block party celebrating the badass women in our community, with fitness classes, vendors, panel discussions, live DJ, and lots more. PLUS, part of the fun will be helping pull down a monster truck down Newark Avenue, in the first ever Monster Truck Empowerment Pull. Stop by at any time to enjoy the fun!

Athleta Friends and Family Event — Thursday, September 12th through Monday, September 16th

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Join Athleta for its semi-annual friends and family event — mention ‘Hoboken Girl’ and get 20% off your purchase, all weekend long through Monday. The store is located at 316 Washington Street in Hoboken and carries a variety of athleisure wear. They’ll also be having wellness events throughout the weekend, including:

Thursday 9/12 9:00AM Morning Flow Yoga with Kate of Hudson Yoga Project
Thursday 9/12 6:30PM Run Club with Bum Pilates
Friday 9/13 9:00-1:00PM Back to You Spa day with Om.life Wellness, Attain Medspa, and Bel0 Cryotherapy
Sunday 9/15 9:30AM MESS Method with Amber
Sunday 9/15 12:00PM-2:00PM Childhood Cancer Awareness Donation

Want to be a featured event like the above? Email advertising@hobokengirl.com!

More Weekend Events in the Area

A Panel Discussion: Addressing the Opioid Addiction in NJ: What’s Working and What Isn’t at Jersey Journal — Thursday, September 12th at 6:00PM

Catch a panel discussion where panelists will be addressing the opioid addiction in New Jersey at Jersey Journal {26 Journal Square Plaza, Jersey City}. Get more info and tickets here.

JCTC Presents Unbossed + Unbowned at NJCU West Side Theater — Thursday, September 12th at 8:00PM

The NJCU West Side Theater {285 West Side Avenue, Jersey City} will be hosting an immersive and interactive theater about the first African-American woman to run for the presidency. Get more information here.

Addressing the Opioid Addiction in NJ —Thursday, September 12th at 6:00PM

Join a panel discussion at 26 Journal Square Suite 1202 in Jersey City {Garden Heights} on opioid addiction by local experts. Click here to RSVP.

Black Maria Film Festival Series at the Hoboken Historical Museum — Thursday, September 12th at 6:00PM

The Black Maria Film Festival series is back at the Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken}. Find out more info here.

“Mother Cuba” Photo Exhibit in Union City — Thursday, September 12th at 7:00PM

Join photographer Raul Barcelona as he showcases his work at the William V. Musto Cultural Center located at 420-15th Street in Union City — more info here.

Targeted Shoulder + Back Strengtheners + Walking With Purpose of the Postnatal Series at Urban Souls — Friday, September 13th from 9:30AM-11:00AM

Urban Souls {100 Hudson Street, Hoboken} will be hosting the second class of its postnatal yoga series. Get more information and sign up here.

Midnight Market at Harborside — Friday, September 13th from 6:30PM-11:50PM

Midnight Market is back over at Harborside {210 Hudson Street, Jersey City}. Find out more information and book tickets here.

“ARTFIRST” Art Opening at Novado Gallery — Friday, September 13th from 6:30PM-9:00PM

Head over to the Novado Gallery {110 Morgan Street, Jersey City} for an opening of “ARTFIRST.” Get more info here.

Live Music at Corgi Spirits — Friday, September 13th from 8:00PM-10:00PM

Forget the Whale is a band that combines blues, rock, alternative, R&B, country, funk and nu-metal all in one four-piece band. Enjoy some cocktails from Corgi Spirits while you listen. More info here.

Pier Fest at J. Owen Grundy Park — Friday, September 13th at 6:00PM

Enjoy live music from Telavana and Bobby Sanbria + Sexteto Ibiano as part of Pier Fest at the J. Own Grundy Park {Jersey City}. Get more info here.

Pier Fest with Riverview Jazz — Friday, September 13th from 6:00PM-8:00PM

Head to the J. Owen Grundy Park on Hudson Street in Jersey City for a serenade starting at 6:00PM. More info here.

Garden Street Farmers Market in Hoboken — Saturday, September 14th from 9:00AM-2:00PM

Swing by the Garden Street Farmers Market {14th Street and Garden Street, Hoboken} to pick up fresh produce for the week ahead. Get more information here.

5K For Pizza at Pier A Park  —Saturday, September 14th at 9:30AM

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Pizza lovers and runners, unite. On September 14th, 5K For Pizza will be hosting Hoboken’s first-ever 5K and 1-Mile Run with an epic pizza party at the finish line. Free pizza will be served to all finishers from some of Hoboken’s fave local spots like Napoli’s, Benny Tudino’s, Basile’s, and Torna’s. There will also be some cool swag from Strava and raffle giveaways from Jack Rabbit. For the more serious runners, please note the 5K For Pizza will be USA Track + Field Sanctioned, and professionally chip timed. Register and get more event details here.

1st Annual Union City Classic Car Show — Saturday, September 14th from 10:00AM-4:00PM

Stop by the 1st Annual Union City Classic Car Show happening this weekend on Broadway from 46th to 49th Street. More info here.

10th Annual Hamilton Park Conservancy BBQ — Saturday, September 14th from 12:00PM-8:00PM

Head to Hamilton Park at 232 Pavonia Avenue for a family-friendly event. More info here.

Jersey City Craft Brewfest at Harborside Atrium — Saturday, September 14th at 1:00PM and 6:00PM

Indulge in all things craft beer over at the Jersey City Craft Bre Fest happening at Harborside Atrium {153 Exchange Place, Jersey City}. Get more info and tickets here.

Free Class at CrossFit Hoboken — Saturday, September 14th at 10:00AM

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Head over to Hoboken CrossFit {38 Jackson Street, Hoboken} for a free workout class. Get more info and sign up here.

Reverse Glass Painting at the Hoboken Public Library — Saturday, September 14th at 11:00AM-1:00PM

Learn how to do reverse-glass painting from Senegal and take home your design! All skill levels, local artist, Ibou Ndyoe will guide the group. Ages 10 and up. Seating is limited and there is no advance sign-ups. Arrive early to get a seat. More info here.

1st Annual Hoboken Family Bike Ride at Sinatra Park Amphitheater — Saturday, September 14th at 11:00AM

Join Mayor Bhalla and the City of Hoboken for a fun family bike ride this Saturday. Find out more information here.

2nd Annual 1st Street Block Party — Saturday, September 14th at 12:00PM-6:00PM

The second annual 1st Street Block Party is taking place on 1st Street between Washington Street to Garden Street this weekend, showcasing various businesses along 1st Street plus food and fun activities for the whole family. It will also feature live music, a petting zoo, bouncy castle, dunk tank, and much more. All members of the community are invited to attend, free of charge.

Mustard Seed School’s 40th Anniversary Community Block Party at Church Square Park — Saturday, September 14th from 1:00PM-4:00PM

Join the Mustard Seed School for a 40th anniversary community block party at Church Square Park {5th Street between Willow and Park Avenue, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

Hudson West Folk Festival at Grace Church — Saturday, September 14th at 12:30PM

Indulge in all things folk over at the Hudson West Folk Festival at Grace Church {39 Erie Street, Jersey City}. Find out more info + get tickets here.

Hoboken Scavenger Hunt by WackyScavengerHunts: Hoboken Harbor + History at Warrington Plaza — Saturday, September 14th and Sunday, September 15th at 10:00AM

Indulge in a fun scavenger hunt over at Warrington Plaza {County Road 736, Hoboken}. Find out more info +  get tickets here.

St. Peter & Paul Catholic Community Blood Drive — Sunday, September 15th from 8:30AM-2:30PM

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Donate blood in support of a young girl, Leah, battling cancer.  Head to the Lower Church at 404 Hudson Street in Hoboken and make sure you eat something beforehand! Walk-ins welcome.

Riverview Farmers Market at Riverview-Fisk Park — Sunday,  September 15th from 10:00AM-3:00PM

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Pick up fresh fruits and vegetables over at the Riverview Farmers Market at Riverview-Fisk Park {498 Palisades Avenue, Jersey City}. Find out more info here.

Fall 2019 Open House at Mana Contemporary — Sunday, September 17th from 1:00PM-7:00PM

Mana Contemporary {888 Newark Avenue, Jersey City} will be hosting its Fall 2019 Open House. Find out more information here.

Let’s Get Back to Work at Work it Out — Sunday, September 15th from 11:45AM-1:15PM

Head over to Work it Out {603 Willow Avenue, Hoboken} for a special 90-minute burn class with Christine. Get more information and sign up here.

MELT Fundamentals Workshop at Urban Souls — Sunday, September 15th from 1:30-3:30PM

Urban Souls {100 Hudson Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a special MELT fundamentals workshop. Get more info and sign up here.

Elysian Charter School’s 2nd Annual Block Party on Garden Street — Sunday,  September 15th from 12:00PM-4:00PM

Join the Elysian Charter School for its 2nd annual block party on Garden Street {between 14th and 15th Streets, Hoboken}. Get more info here.

Asana Soul Practice Jersey City 1-Year Anniversary Celebration — All Week through Sunday

Asana Soul Practice’s Jersey City location is turning one year old this week, and as a special thanks to their yoga community, they’re celebrating with five days of special classes, promos, and local complimentary treats. Freebies include a special crystal ritual, CBD mocktails, a black light glowga class, reiki, and Baked By Melissa cupcakes. For more info and the full schedule, click here.

Yoga Nidra at Pavana Yoga — Sunday, September 15th from 7:00PM-8:30PM

Pavana Yoga {251 1st Street, Hoboken} will be hosting a 90-minute yoga nidra class. Find out more information and sign up here.

Author Talk: Dr. Rosemarie Truglio on “Sesame Street: Ready for School! A Parent’s Guide to Playful Learning for Children Ages 2 to 5” at Hoboken Historical Museum — Sunday, September 15th from 4:00PM-5:00PM

The Hoboken Historical Museum {1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken} will be hosting Dr. Rosemarie Truglio for a special author talk. Get more info here.

Kid-Focused Events

Penny’s Storytime at the Museum at the Hoboken Historical Museum — Thursday, September 12th 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.

Guitar Level 1 Classes Begin at NJCU — Saturday, September 14th from 9:30AM-11:30AM

Little ones ages eight to 13 can participate in a beginner’s guitar class at NJCU {2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City}. Get more information and register here.

CTD OT Gymbilities at Kidville — Saturday, September 14th from 10:00AM-11:00AM

Gymbilities will be back at Kidville {1202 Shipyard Lane, Hoboken} for little ones with disabilities. The classes will run through Saturday, November 23rd. Get more info and register here.

Kids’ Gelato-Making Class at Bucket and Bay — Saturday, September 14th from 11:00AM-12:00PM

Join the Jersey City Bucket and Bay location for a fun and creative morning with your little ones making gelato pops {before the weather gets too chilly!}. More info here.

Storytime at the Fire Department Museum — Sunday, September 15th 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

What’s New, What’s Next at the New York Design Center — Thursday, September 12th from 12:00PM-8:00PM

Head to the New York Design Center {200 Lexington Avenue, New York} for the 11th annual What’s New, What’s Next event. Get more info and RSVP here.

Hand in Hand Disaster Relief Fund for Those Affected by Hurricane Dorian — Friday, September 13th 

Head over to Room 990 Bar + Lounge {990 Broadway Avenue,  Bayonne} to help those affected by Hurricane Dorian. Find out more information here.

The Garden State Rollergirls’ Intraleague Semifinals at the Inline Skating Club of America — Saturday, September 14th at 7:15PM

Catch the Garden State Rollergirls’ intraleague semifinals over at the Inline Skating Club of America {170 Schuyler Avenue, North Arlington}. Get more information and tickets here.

Mix Masters Style Master Class at Bloomingdale’s Short Hills — Saturday, September 14th from 11:00AM-1:00PM

Learn how to create a unique fashion moment over at the Mix Masters Style Class at Bloomingdale’s Short Hills {1200 Morris Turnpike, Short Hills}. Get more info here.

Dreamwalk Fashion Show at Live Nation’s Gramercy Theatre — Sunday, September 15th at 6:30PM

Live Nation’s Gramercy Theatre {127 East 23rd Street, New York} will be hosting Dreamwalk, a costume-themed fashion show. Get more info and tickets here.

Coterie at the Jacob Javits Center — Sunday, September 15th through Tuesday, September 17th, All Day

Connect with other women’s footwear, apparel, and accessory brands from all over the globe at Coterie at the Jacob Javits Center {429 11th Avenue, New York}. Get more information here.

Upcoming Weekday Events

Monday, September 16th — Grab the freshest fruits + vegetables at the Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmers Market. Get more information here.

Monday, September 16th — Participate in a free home buying seminar with Nest Seekers International and the American Financial Network. Get more information here.

Monday, September 16th — Fond Farewells at Fox & Crow. Get more information here.

Tuesday, September 17th — Join Ani Ramen House to celebrate its One Year Soul of Sake Anniversary Party. Get more information here.

Tuesday, September 17th — Urban Souls will host a special Little Hoboken Health and Wellness Launch Party. Get more information here.

Tuesday, September 17th —  Whole Foods will be hosting its annual floral show at Harborside in Jersey City. Get more information here.

Wednesday, September 18th — Join JC Tech for an Into the Algorithm event. Get more information here.

Wednesday, September 18th — Acuworx Acupuncture Studio will host an evening of mindfulness and acupuncture. Get more information here.

Wednesday, September 18th — Enjoy a general trivia night at Black Bear Bar and Grill. 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.