Whether you’re looking for something to do with the family or just want a relaxing night out, here are some events going on in the area to keep your weekend busy!
Jewelry 101 Workshop – String Your Own Beaded Necklace
August 9 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Indiegrove, 121 Newark Ave, 5th Floor
Join Iron Strong Jewelry for a necklace workshop! It’s family friendly, for anyone ages 9 and up. There’ll be a few refreshments offered, and it’s also BYO Wine & Snacks.
Movies in the Park
August 10 @ 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Columbia Park, 145 Old Bergen Road
Bring the kiddos for a movie at the park! This week’s movie is The Nut Job 2.
Live Music & Yoga at The Lutze
August 11 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
The Lutze Biergarten, 3 2nd St
Enjoy music and a yoga session along the waterfront! It’s $10 and includes a drink of choice after class.
Ed & Mary’s Pride Block Party
August 11 @ 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Ed & Mary’s, 174 Coles St
Join Ed & Mary’s and Hudson Pride Center for a block party celebrating pride. There’ll be food trucks, clothing vendors, face painting, music, drag performances, and more!
August 11 & August 12 @ 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Liberty State Park, 1 Audrey Zapp Drive
Watch as chefs compete for the title of Gelato Festival World Master! Taste some gelato, learn about the process, and vote for your favorite flavors. Be sure to get your tickets ahead of time.
Indian Independence Day Parade
August 11 @ 4:00 PM – 8:30 PM
City Hall Plaza, 280 Grove St
Join the Indian community for a celebration with live music, performances, food, and more!
Canaries Del Isla
August 11 @ 5:00 PM
SMUSH Gallery, 340 Summit Ave
Join SMUSH Gallery for a series of free performances highlighting work that explores the one year anniversary of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico.
One & Done
August 12 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
116 Newark Ave
Calling all expecting mothers! There’s a childbirth education class at the Women’s Health Center covering everything you’ll need to know to prepare you for the childbirth process. It’s $190 per couple/support person.
Shut Up & Listen Headphone Party
August 24 @ 10:30 PM – 2:30 AM
Taphaus, 2 2nd St