As the weather warms up and the sun comes out, enjoy some fun activities + events in the area!
SJC GREEN Drinks + TREES
March 5 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Atlas Public House, 130 Newark Ave
Join Sustainable JC as they discuss developments to their tree-mapping initiative and enjoy $5 happy hour specials till 8PM. This event has a $5 suggested donation.
Ladies Night at Jersey Social
March 5 @ 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Jersey Social, 837 Jersey Ave
Ladies can stop by Jersey Social to enjoy $3 off apps, drink specials, and music all night long!
Art House Productions presents the first JC Fridays of 2020! There’ll be art events throughout Jersey City all day in restaurants, galleries, community spaces, and more. Check their website for a full list of events. All events are free and open to the public.
īîìïíinches by Myssi Robinson – Opening Reception
March 6 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
SMUSH Gallery, 340 Summit Ave
Stop by SMUSH Gallery for the opening reception of īîìïíinches, an exhibition featuring pieces by Myssi Robinson. The exhibition will be on view until May 2.
March Pop-In! The Aloe Edition
March 7 @ 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Pholk Beauty, 203 Monticello Ave
Enjoy a day with Pholk Beauty and all things aloe! Try their new Honeysuckle Aloe Face Mist and shop through specials on aloe-infused skincare products. You can also make fresh aloe + cucumber eye soothers and enjoy light bites from WHOS Gluten Free.
Facets of Women
March 7 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Casa Colombo, 380 Monmouth St
Casa Colombo presents Facets of Women, featuring work by Maria Grazia Facciola, Xenia Liu, and Mollie Thonneson. There’ll be an artist reception on March 7th, and the gallery will be on view until March 30th.
Destiny – Group Art Show
March 7 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
128 Winfield Ave
Browse through local art and enjoy live music with Gary Van Miert, Camille Dewing-Vallejo, Sofia Oro.
One Year After: Hamlet Manzueta
March 7 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Art House Productions, 262 17th St
In an exhibit curated by Andrea McKenna, Art House is presenting work by the late Hamlet Manzuet. The exhibit will be on view until March 28th.
Return of the Mothership – Opening Reception
March 7 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Deep Space Gallery, 77 Cornelison Ave
Return of the Mothership is an all-female group show featuring the work of 12 artists. Meet the artists, have some snacks, and enjoy music with DJ Scott Free.
Brunch with Live Music
March 8 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The Corkscrew Bar & Grill, 61 Congress St
Enjoy a live acoustic performance by Edward Swanton during Brunch at Corkscrew Bar!
New York City
The Armory Show
March 5 – 8
711 12th Ave, Pier 90 and 94
The Armory Show is back on March 5 through March 8! Browse through 20th- and 21st-century art in honor of their 25th year. Tickets are available for purchase online.
Scope New York
March 5 – 8
SCOPE Art Show, 125 West 18th St
SCOPE is back for its 20th year at the Metropolitan Pavilion. There’ll be 60 exhibitors in attendance for the contemporary art fair. Tickets are available starting at $25.
SPRING/BREAK Art Show – Infinite Gyre
March 5 – 9
625 Madison Avenue, 10th Floor
With the work of Michael A. Robinson and Sizhu Li, Infinite Gyre showcases an “idyllic machine-dominated wonderland with no trace of humanity.” It’ll be on view until March 9th.
Intangible Forms by Shohei Fujimoto
March 5 – April 19
ARTECHOUSE, 439 W 15th St
Woman Being: Mundo Interior Art Exhibition
March 5 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Spaceworks South Bronx, BxArts Factory, 240 East 153rd St
Join Laura Álvarez as she exhibits her latest artwork as part of her Woman Being series.
Julie Blackmon: Opening Reception
March 5 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fotografiska New York, 281 Park Avenue S
Stop by for the opening reception of Fever Dreams, an exhibit highlighting artist Julie Blackmon’s experience in her hometown through photographs.
Astronomy Night: BEYOND ME, A Musical and Scientific Work in Progress
March 6 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Pier 86
For Astronomy Night, there’ll be a multimedia installation including data from NASA’s Kepler mission and a discussion on light patterns.
Holi in the City
March 7 @ 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Stage 48, 605 W 48th St
Celebrate the Festival of Colors in NYC this month! The Holi in the City festival celebrates the beginning of spring and the joy of friendship. Wear white and embrace the colors!
The Immigrant Artist Biennial – Here, Together
March 7 @ 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Pkwy
The Immigrant Artist Biennial features work by US-based immigrant artists from around the world. To celebrate the special exhibition Out of Place: A Feminist Look at the Collection, there’ll be performances by Christopher Unpezverde Núñez and Hanae Utamura.
Open Expression in Harlem
March 7 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Paris Blues, 2021 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd
Stop by Paris blues for an open mic! Sign up to read poems and stories or try out some comedy. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.
Women Owned Businesses Pop-up
March 8 @ 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Grand Bazaar NYC, 100 W 77th St
In honor of International Women’s Day, there’ll be a women-owned businesses pop-up at Grand Bazaar this weekend. There’ll be 75 women-owned small businesses in attendance providing anything from foods to fashion to crafts.