It’s a jam-packed weekend in Jersey City! If you’re looking for something to do in the area, check out our top picks.
8th Annual All About Downtown Street Fair
September 15 @ 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Grove St PATH Plaza
Enjoy live performances and music from DJs, shop from over 300 vendors, and grab a few drinks at the 8th Annual All About Downtown Street Fair! There’ll be a kids zone, a chill zone, and more.
Asana Soul Practice Jersey City Opening Celebration
September 17 @ 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Asana Soul Practice, 124 1st St
Asana Soul Practice officially opens on September 15th, but you can celebrate with them on September 17th! Tour the studio, meet the founders, and celebrate with complimentary refreshments + a chance to win some yogi prizes. There’ll also be a free yoga class with a live DJ.
Sound in Color
September 13 @ 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM
FM, 340 3rd St
Enjoy live performances by Baby Mama, Priyya, and Conundrum, and DJ sets by Steve Silvestri and Good Food.
Football at Hudson Hall
September 13 @ 8:00 PM
Hudson Hall, 364 Marin Blvd
Make Hudson Hall your football season headquarters! You can watch the games on 6 screens and enjoy some drink + food specials all night.
Jazz on the Pier
September 14 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
J Owen Grundy Pier, Exchange Place
Enjoy jazz along the waterfront with NJCU Alumni Jazz Big Band and Paquito D’Rivera. It’s free!
Meredith Lippman Fundraiser
September 14 @ 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Nimbus Gallery, 165 Newark Ave.
Celebrate Meredith Lippman’s legacy and artwork at an auction of 40 paintings. Proceeds from the auctioned work will benefit Nimbus Dance Works.
September 15 @ 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Magnolia Landing, 136 Magnolia Ave
Shop from over 20 vendors, enjoy music, and grab some beer by PJ Ryan’s Squared!
Newport Liberty Half Marathon
September 16 @ 8:30 AM
Newport Town Square
Run in the Newport Liberty Half Marathon! Registration is $65, and proceeds benefit RWJ Barnabas Health Jersey City Medical Center.
Project Caven Point at Liberty State Park
September 16 @ 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Liberty State Park, 200 Morris Pesin Dr
Stop by Liberty State Park to explore the Hudson River Estuary in a guided walk and clean-up the beach. Special guest Dhruv Boruah, founder of the Thames Project, will also be in attendance. To register, call 201-915-3400 ext. 202 or email LSPNaturecenter@dep.nj.gov!
September 16 @ 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Berry Lane Park, 1000 Garfield Ave
Enjoy house music and celebrate at this free community event! There’ll be vendors, a kid zone, and more.
September 16 @ 7:00 PM
White Eagle Hall, 337 Newark Ave
Cannabis in JC: The Business of Science and Research
September 25 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Zeppelin Hall Biergarten, 88 Liberty View Dr
Join CannaGather and ChicpeaJC for another Cannabis event, this time focused on the business of science and research featuring keynote speaker Chanda Macias.