50th JC Fridays!

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On September 7th, 2018, Art House Productions’ JC Fridays will be holding its 50th festival! Jersey City’s premiere quarterly arts festival features arts events that take place in restaurants, galleries, stores, and event spaces in almost every neighborhood of our great city. Our 50th JC FRIDAYS will showcase a variety of happenings including visual art exhibitions, live music, performance acts, educational demonstrations, and more. All events are free and open to the public. As one of the preeminent art scenes in the tri-state area, Jersey City is abound with visual and performing artists of all types, musicians, and individuals with unique talent; JC Fridays is one of the best times for them to share their newest projects and works. Continue reading for full schedule Continue reading

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Lutze Dog Rescue Event

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We’re going to the dogs this week with the Lutze Rescue event on Saturday, September 8th!

Lutze Jersey City is hosting a Dog Rescue & Jersey City Craft Distillery Festival on Saturday, Sep. 8th from 12 pm – 7 pm. Hound About town and Harborside JC are sponsoring the Liberty Humane Society, Hounds in Pounds and Second Chance Rescue during this event. Submit an application to adopt or foster & receive a free pair of tickets to the JC Craft Distillery Fest (value $70) from 7 pm – 10 pm after the rescue event.

Arts on the Hudson Fest

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Saturday, September 1st at Hamilton Park

The first annual Arts on the Hudson Fest is almost here!

Join us for a free festival in Hamilton Park this Labor Day Weekend while we celebrate the arts in Jersey City with live music from 12-6PM by:
Evangelia Music
Foxanne
DAZED
Helloimdylan
Murdock
Stacy Collado
Elvia
7 On Pump 1
and more!

We will also be featuring:
– Free Zumba and Yoga Classes
– Live Painting
– Arts and Crafts activities
– Local Vendors including a selection from the JC Oddities Market
– Food Trucks

Arts on the Hudson Fest is Proudly Sponsored by:
– Bushwick Sounds
– (The) Rock-it Docket
– Growing In Jersey City
– JC Oddities Market

If interested in vending or live painting at the event please e-mail: contact@artsonthehudson.com

Arts on the Hudson is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Learn more at artsonthehudson.com

Apple Tree House Weekly Tours

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Every Wednesday from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, the Apple Tree House is open to the public for visiting and free, informational tours.

Space for each tour is limited. Email cbowles@jcnj.org or call (201) 547-6921 for more information on availability and bookings.

The Apple Tree House, also known as the Van Wagenen House, is located near Bergen Square in Jersey City, NJ. In 2017, the City of Jersey City completed a full restoration of the over three-hundred year old house and now hosts public programming in the space which celebrates the culture, heritage, and history of Jersey City.

People Bike Travel: Urban Ride with Katie Holden

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Join Liv Ambassador Katie Holden for an urban cruise that ends with snacks in the park! The intention of this ride is to get out and meet new people and have fun. All bikes, fitness & skill levels welcome!

Bring: lights, helmet, something warm and your bike (any bike).

FREE! And the first 20 people that sign up get a special gift bag to go home with! RSVP here: https://bit.ly/2vyBvQa

Official Jersey City LGBT Pride Festival After-Party

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Saturday, August 25th 

Please join us after the JC Pride Festival at Talde for the Official Jersey City LGBT Pride Festival After-Party.

The celebration continues with DJs Mike Cruz and Ernest Maisonet (Nesto) spinning at Talde with Anthony LaMont as MC of the evening festivities, and DJ Lorant spinning in Miss Wong’s at Talde with a special performance by Royal Advisor Records artist Will Sheridan.

Expect a night of fun and sexy beats with surprise guests, late night snacks and drink specials.

There is NO COVER for the after-party. You must be 21+ to enter.

Berry Lane Concert Series

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Wednesday, August 15th

Get your groove on at Berry Lane Park every Wednesday this summer!

This week, T-Ray Band brings Funk and R&B to Jersey City. Click here for a preview: http://www.t-rayband.com/

This event is free and open to the public.

The Berry Lane Pak Concert Series is presented by Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council and the Office of Cultural Affairs.

About T-Ray Band
T-Ray is a dynamic four piece R&B/neo-soul/funk and jazz band based out of North Jersey. As members of the band were raised on 70’s soul, funk, and R & B, they are able to captivate the crowd with the real natural funk feel, that infectious groove.