The HDSID Happy Holiday Market is Back in Jersey City

Whether you’re finishing up your shopping, or just getting started, the holiday season is full of magical moments — from tree lightings to local giveaways — Hoboken + Jersey City have it all. For those looking to shop small with local artisans and vendors, the HDSID Holiday Market is here just in time. Beginning Saturday, December 10th, the… Continue reading The HDSID Happy Holiday Market is Back in Jersey City

Where to Buy Holiday Decorations in Hoboken + Jersey City

Starting in November, Hoboken + Jersey City completely transform from Halloween horror towns to quaint winter villages right out of a Hallmark movie. Whether locals are celebrating Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, Winter Solstice, or the many other holidays happening this time of year, a walk among any Hudson County neighborhood will bring you streets lined with… Continue reading Where to Buy Holiday Decorations in Hoboken + Jersey City

Daylight Saving Ends Sunday: How to Spend the Extra Hour Locally

It’s that time of year again in Hoboken + Jersey City — Halloween is over, Thanksgiving is on the horizon, fall is well underway, and it’s already time to change the clocks. Daylight saving is ending this weekend at 2AM on Sunday, November 6th. While falling behind means it’s going to start getting darker much earlier… Continue reading Daylight Saving Ends Sunday: How to Spend the Extra Hour Locally

Candle Making in New Jersey: The Ultimate Fall Activity

For anyone looking for a fun weekend activity, a unique birthday party idea, or a way to put your candle obsession to use: we’ve got you covered. There are a ton of interactive (and BYOB) candle-making classes located within an hour of Hudson County that are just the right vibe for a fall or winter activity. Each… Continue reading Candle Making in New Jersey: The Ultimate Fall Activity

Haunted Attractions in Northern New Jersey

October means it’s officially spooky season, and that usually means braving the different haunted houses, haunted corn mazes, and haunted hayrides in the area. There are so many fun things to do for Halloween in North Jersey that you can’t really do any other month in the year, so Hoboken Girl rounded up a list of… Continue reading Haunted Attractions in Northern New Jersey

77 Things to Do in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend | August 4-7

It’s going to be another warm few days in Hudson County — so pack your weekend with one of these fun summer happenings. This week’s local Hoboken + Jersey City events guide has everyone covered with Jersey City Pride Month events, a peach pie contest at Riverview Farmers Market, weekend wine down at Urban Souls Yoga, and… Continue reading 77 Things to Do in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend | August 4-7

Your Guide to Jersey City Art Galleries

It should be no surprise that the most diverse city in the country is brimming over with creativity. Brimming over is the operative word as space is ever the issue that stymies the exuberance of local artists in a region where square footage of floor and wall space comes at a premium. There is always an… Continue reading Your Guide to Jersey City Art Galleries

Dating, Empowerment & Love: She Gon’ Learn Gets New Jersey Premier at Merseles Studios

She Gon' Learn – the Award Winning ‘Dating While Black’ solo play that was a surprise hit on the theatre festival circuit – makes its New Jersey debut at Merseles Studios, presented by Jersey City Theatre Center (JCTC) as part of its Disruption series. via Press Release: Written and performed by Lisa Strum –  and… Continue reading Dating, Empowerment & Love: She Gon’ Learn Gets New Jersey Premier at Merseles Studios

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO BUYING AND COLLECTING ART

One of the many highlights of adulting is finally having the opportunity to create a beautiful home for yourself. And whether you rent or own, you know you’re at this stage when you’re ready to graduate from having Ikea posters to hanging meaningful works of art on your walls. A lot of people have the misconception that you need mega… Continue reading A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO BUYING AND COLLECTING ART

Shakespeare Rocks!

The Stratford-upon-Duncan Performance "Henry V" & High Tea (thx to Harry Street Coffee), Saturday,  April 22nd @ 3pm in St. Paul's Episcopal Church Carr Memorial Hall, 38 Duncan Ave, Jersey City. Suggested donation of $10. Treat yourself to a special late afternoon/early evening!