Another weekend approaches, and more events pop up to help you get out and have some fun. Plan out your weekend and check out some local events!
WORD Presents the Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip
July 12 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
HDSID Farmers Market, Grove St PATH Plaza
Scholastic is partnering with bookstores and libraries to host reading festivals for families with kids. Head over to the Farmers Market with your kiddos to meet authors, win prizes, and more!
JCPD West District Block Party & BBQ
July 12 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Monticello Ave & Brinkerhoff St
Join the JCPD West District for their Community Block Party & BBQ! There’ll be activities for families, food, and more.
Dress for Success Summer Social
July 12 & July 13 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
591 Summit Ave
Join Dress for Success Hudson County for their summer social, featuring a sample sale and jewelry, some delicious pink lemonade, and a meet their newest interns.
Le Cabaret Rouge: Havana Nights
July 13 @ 11:30 PM – 2:00 AM
GP’s Hamilton Park, 236 Pavonia Ave
Join GP’s and Anadelia for a Havana Nights edition of Le Cabaret Rouge! There’s a cocktail menu and light fare.
July 14 @ 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
The French American Academy, 209 3rd St
ME Casa Grand Opening
July 14 @ 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM
ME Casa, 109 Christopher Columbus Drive
Join ME Casa for the grand opening of their new location! It’s a bigger space with a new look, and there’ll be samples offered
Music and Movement
July 14 @ 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
SMUSH Gallery, 340 Summit Ave
L7’s Rock ‘n Roll BBQ!
July 14 @ 12:00 PM
Lucky Bar, 322 2nd St
Join Lucky 7 Tavern for a BBQ block party with cold beer, food, games, and more! There’ll also be a kids zone and live music.
Summerfest at Liberty State Park
July 15 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
North Field, Audrey Zapp Drive
Spend your night at Liberty State Park and enjoy live music by Scott Wolfson & Other Heroes.
Jersey City Slam: Regional Team Poetry Slam
July 15 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
LITM, 140 Newark Ave
Join Jersey City Slam for their poetry slam with four teams in the NJ/NY area. Admission is a suggested $10 donation.
Jersey City Food Truck Fest
July 27 @ 5PM – 11PM
Jersey City Urby, 200 Greene St
Enjoy the food truck fest in Downtown JC, featuring over 20 food trucks, live music, and a family-friendly night!
Cannabis in Jersey City: Harmony Dispensary
July 31 @ 7PM – 10PM
Zeppelin Hall, 88 Liberty View Dr
Join CannaGather & ChicpeaJC for the second Cannabis in Jersey City industry mixer with special speaker Harmony Dispensary, the 6th NJ Licensed Medical Marijuana Dispensary! Get your tickets now.