The weather is warming up again. Take advantage and fun in the city!
LSC After Dark: Paws & Prosecco
May 16 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Liberty Science Center, 222 Jersey City Blvd
Head over to Liberty Science Center for an animal-centric day of fun! There’ll be goats in pajamas, a petting zoo, and you can make your own pet treats.
Swimsuit Preview + Shop
May 17 @ 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Mint Market, 339 Grove St
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“Unreleased” Collection 1 by Johnnie Izquierdo
May 17 @ 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Headroom Bar & Social, 150 Bay St
Celebrate the work of established and inspiring life photographer Johnnie as he showcases his archived vision through his lens with some of the most riveting public figures from his perspective, as well as behind the scenes of never before seen projects.
Message In a Bottle
May 17 @ 8:00 PM
SMUSH Gallery, 340 Summit Ave
“Message In A Bottle” is a surreal but true-to-life love story between a woman and her bottle of vodka, from the early days of awkward first love to the ultimate betrayal, and realization that life going forward isn’t just doable — it can be beautiful.
JC Fitness Fair
May 18 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
City Hall Plaza, 280 Grove St
Join JC Families and ChicpeaJC for the 4th annual JC Fitness Fair. There’ll be local businesses, demos, and giveaways throughout the day.
Bayonne Food Truck Fest
May 18 @ 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
24th St. & Ave. E, Bayonne
Enjoy food from over 20 vendors, activities for kids, and performances at Bayonne’s Food Truck Fest to celebrate their 150th anniversary.
Lo-Fi Takes the Streets: Block Party
May 18 @ 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Ferry St & Palisade Ave
Low Fidelity Bar and the Riverview Neighborhood Association are bringing an all-day block party and street festival to Ferry St between Ogden & Palisade in the Heights. There’ll be local restaurants, food trucks, and drinks available for purchase.
Cathedral Arts Festival
May 18 @ 7:00 PM
Grace Church Van Vorst, 39 Erie St
Stop by the 30th annual Cathedral Arts Festival, one of the biggest fundraisers for the Church and a night to enjoy exhibitions featuring the work of several artists in the tri-state area. Tickets are $50 in advance.
Jersey City Plant Exchange
May 19 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Andco, 201 Montgomery St
Spend the afternoon learning about plants and enjoy plant-related goodies with hosts Kanibal & Co. Each ticket comes with a loaded gift bag.
Girl Mogul Book Party with Tiffany Pham
May 20 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
WORD, 123 Newark Ave
Join Tiffany Pham for a book signing and discussion surrounding Girl Mogul: Dream It. Do It. Change the World. Admission to this event requires either a purchase of Girl Mogul OR a $5 admission voucher.