Another weekend, another excuse to get outside and find something fun to do. The weather is warming up a bit and the events are starting to roll in! Do something with the kids, or get a babysitter while you kickoff the weekend with some drinks.
April 13 @ 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Corgi Spirits at the Jersey City Distillery, 1 Distillery Drive
Join us as we bring it back to the roaring 1920s at local gin distillery Corgi Spirits, a location made for a Prohibition party.
WORD & The JC Free Public Library Present A Sinner in Mecca
April 12 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
NJCU School of Business, 200 Hudson St
Jersey City Free Public Library and WORD Bookstores present a discussion with filmmaker Parvez Hussein Sharma on his book A Sinner in Mecca. Tickets include admission and a copy of A Sinner in Mecca, Sharma’s memoir highlighting his faith and sexuality.
Industry Thursdays – Sleepy & Boo, Tommy Conboy, Carrera, Dante
April 12 @ 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Red Lounge, 136 Newark Ave
Industry Thursdays brings house music to the Red Lounge, acting as a gathering spot for everyone in the hospitality industry and other creatives. There’s free entry all night! RSVP at bit.ly/redjc_april12th or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comics Who Care
April 13 @ 8:30 PM
HudsonPLAY, 189 Brunswick St
This is a charity comedy show, brought to you by the organizers of March For Our Lives – Jersey City. It’s perfect for anyone ages 16+, and all proceeds will go to Everytown’s Survivor’s Network and Jersey City’s New City Kids.
Spring Festival in Jersey City
April 14 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Harborside Atrium, 147 Harborside Financial Center
Join JC Families for their 2nd annual Spring Festival in the Harborside Atrium. The day is filled with performances, from music to dance, a bouncy house, and a trackless train! It’s $2 per person, and some activities have a fee.
WORD Presents Junot Díaz for Islandborn
April 14 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
WORD JC, 123 Newark Ave
Junot Díaz is coming to Jersey City for a reading, Q&A, and signing of his first children’s book, Islandborn! Books will be available in Spanish and English.
Pacific Flea Antique & Curiosities Market
April 14 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Pacific Flea, 149 Pacific Ave
Pacific Flea is reopening for the season! The Pacific Flea market features local artists, makers, and antique dealers. It’s perfect for anyone looking to add some pieces to their collections. Don’t miss out!
4th Annual Restoring the Village – Family Fun Day + Egg Hunt
April 14 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Bayside Park, Jersey City
Kick off spring with a day of family fun! Enjoy food, music, an egg hunt, face painting, potato sack races, and much more at Bayside Park.