Happy Birthday, Chicpea! This weekend is going to be a great one whether you’re able to join Chicpea for her birthday shenanigans or not! Mark your calendars for a silent event, throw your lighters in the air for the Forever Young Festival, grab some popcorn for movies in the park. Whatever you choose to do, have fun and create memories worth remembering.
Can’t find any events you’re interested in? Our Event Calendar has nearly forty events this weekend so if you’re looking for something more festive, check there!
Shut Up and Listen Pt. 2: A Quiet Clubbing Event
July 22nd @ 9:30 PM – 2:00 AM
Transmission, 150 Bay St., Jersey City
$30 at the door
Our last event was a huge success! We are bringing it back July 22nd!
The party kicks off at 9:30 PM when you put your headphones on, and the DJs take the stage. They’ll be spinning everything to keep you singing, drinking and dancing until 2:00 AM!
Your three Live DJs are spinning all night:
DJ Izzy E (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits
DJ Stadium Status (Red): 80’s, 90’s, and 2k Throwbacks
DJ Robcast (Blue): Hip Hop/ R&B
Free Freezies all night.
Forever Young Festival
July 23rd @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Pop Up Project, PopUpLSP, 1 Edward Hart Rd., Jersey City
$5 at the door
On July 23rd ChicpeaJC will be hosting the first Annual Forever Young Festival. The festival will take place on Saturday, July 23rd at 4:00 PM at The Pop Up Project, PopUpLSP at 1 Edward Hart Rd in Jersey City. Tickets are $5 at the door.
The Forever Young Festival is a celebration of creatives curated by Lynn Hazan and Haytham Elgawly. It will be the first of an annual festival showcasing artists and vendors while creating a platform for networking, exposure, as well as an amazing hassle-free time outdoors. Guests should expect great energy, phenomenal vibes, and a day where everyone can take their cool off and just enjoy the moments.
It is an 18+ event with alcoholic beverages for everyone of age. The festival will have local talented artists and vendors for entertainment as well as festival games and activities.
1. AngelaCARES 3rd Annual Awards Gala
July 21st @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Chandelier, 1081 Broadway., Bayonne
The AngelaCARES Gala is back again in celebration of youth, seniors, and community members who are making a difference. Join AngelaCARES as individuals receive their very own Purple O.S.C.A.R. award.
2. The Official Launch for the Winners Circle Agency & Mateo Release Party
July 21st @ 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Port-O Lounge, 286 1st St., Jersey City
Join Mateo tonight for the release party of his EP “Model Behavior.” The evening will be full of great music, wonderful people, and delicious food.
3. Movies in the Park: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
July 21st @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Riverview-Fisk Park, Jersey City
It’s movie time! Grab some popcorn and candy and take the kiddos to the park tonight for Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day!
4. Live in the Lumberyard
July 22nd @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Palisade Lumber and Supply Inc., 432 Palisade Ave., Jersey City
Live at the Lumberyard featuring The Sensational Country Blues, GMJ Groove, Rebeca Vallejo! DJ Hoyt spins all night! Head out for some fun times in the heights!
5. The Endeavor: Opening Reception
July 23rd @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
DEEP SPACE at The Hive., 77 Cornelison Ave., Jersey City
If you find yourself in DEEP SPACE at The Hive this weekend, then join artists Ed Morris and Keith Garcia for the opening reception of The Endeavor.
6. Silent Run/Walk in Support of Black Lives Matter
July 24th @ 10:00 AM
Liberty State Park, 1 Audrey Zapp Dr., Jersey City
Black Gals Run Jersey City is inviting people of all nationalities to come out for a silent run/walk this weekend in support of Black Lives Matter. Runners are invited to help make a change and be proactive in helping end violence in America.
7. St. Anne’s Festival 2016
July 24th @ 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
St. Anne’s Church, 3545 Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City
The first St. Anne’s Festival was in 1997 and now, over ten years later—it’s back again! Join St. Anne’s Church for indoor and outdoor festivities, great eats, and more!
8. Kickball Tournament
July 24th @ 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Leonard Gordon Park (Mosquito Park), Jersey City
Join Team HayOner and Team Chicpea as they duke it out in a battle of balls to the death! No, not seriously. Bring a blanket and BYOB as the two teams make a kick for some goals and celebrate Chicpea’s and HayOner’s birthdays in style!