76 Things to Do in Hoboken + Jersey City | September 8-11

It’s the unofficial end of summer as September settles in North Jersey, and the local happenings are transitioning into fall themes. This week’s local Hoboken + Jersey City events guide has everyone covered with fun things to do locally, like the Hoboken Italian Festival, the Bayonne Arts Festival, JC Fridays, and more. Click here for the list of… Continue reading 76 Things to Do in Hoboken + Jersey City | September 8-11

Hoboken Summer Streets 2022 Schedule

From fitness in the park to movies under the stars, Hoboken has no shortage of fun summer activities. Among these summer traditions is the Summer Streets program — and the City announced that it would be reinstating summer streets for this summer. This program aims to create a vehicle-free space on Sinatra Drive between 4th Street… Continue reading Hoboken Summer Streets 2022 Schedule

62 Things to Do in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend | Feb 3rd-6th

Although six more weeks of winter have been predicted reports Hoboken Girl, you can. stay warm with some of these events in Hudson County and beyond on this first weekend of February. This week’s local Hoboken + Jersey City events guide has readers covered with an open house event, trivia nights, kid-friendly events and more. Full guide!

3 Ways Drinking Establishments Contribute to Their Communities

By Alice Robertson Think about the last time you heard an ad on the radio for a local drinking establishment like Steel Wheel Tavern or Five 13 Liquor Lounge. Chances are, it wasn’t advertising a special brew or a new happy hour theme. Most of the time, when we hear about a drinking establishment, it’s… Continue reading 3 Ways Drinking Establishments Contribute to Their Communities

Palisades Park Public Library 100th Anniversary Celebration

An afternoon of family fun on Saturday June 17, 2017 as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Palisades Park Public Library (est. 1917) by Lena Harvey Tracy. Mrs. Tracy founded the library with just 50 books in her collection; she volunteered to serve as the first librarian and fought for funding of the library and… Continue reading Palisades Park Public Library 100th Anniversary Celebration

An Evening of “Suite” Music with the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra’s 81st concert series continues with an Evening of "Suite" Music conducted by  Maestro Yoon Sang Timothy Cho in a tour of European traditional and innovative music. The landscape will be filled with music by Bizet, Dvorak, Faure, and Grieg, Saturday, May 20th at 8:00pm. Ben Franklin Middle School, 1315 Taft Road, Teaneck, NJ… Continue reading An Evening of “Suite” Music with the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

BALAM Dance Theatre Presents Poetry Moves

Carlos Fittante in Rhythm Bird, a Balinese/modern dance fusion piece.  Photo Credit: Julie Lemberger Photography BALAM Dance Theatre (BALAM), a non-profit professional dance theatre company, returns to New Jersey to premiere its new Out & About series program, Poetry Moves, created in honor of National Poetry Month to spotlight various modalities of poetic communication.  This… Continue reading BALAM Dance Theatre Presents Poetry Moves

Sarah Chang comes to Bergen PAC

Saturday, April 8th at 8:00 PM TICKETS Recognized as one of the foremost violinists of our time, Sarah Chang has performed with the most esteemed orchestras, conductors, and accompanists in an international career spanning more than two decades. Since her debut with the New York Philharmonic at the age of eight, Ms. Chang has continued… Continue reading Sarah Chang comes to Bergen PAC

Leonia Chamber Musicians Society Presents ‘By Popular Request’ Concert

April 23, 2017 @ 7:30 pm All Saints Episcopal Church, Leonia The concert features the frequently requested Franz Schubert Trout Quintet for Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Bass. Other pieces to performed are: Judith Shatin’s “Love Song” for Flute and English horn, Monte Morganstern’s “Duako” for Flute and Bassoon, and Luigi Gatti’s Sextet in Eb… Continue reading Leonia Chamber Musicians Society Presents ‘By Popular Request’ Concert

New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s Bring the Family to the Opera Begins in March

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, the house opera company of the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), resumes in March the Bring the Family to the Opera initiative. This well-received program introduces children and the extended family to live, fully staged performances of grand opera as the composer intended. On March 9, 10, and… Continue reading New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s Bring the Family to the Opera Begins in March