Thinking about taking it easy and staying in this weekend after having a little too much fun for St. Patrick's Day? Think again! We've gathered up some of the best events this upcoming weekend that you won't be able to resist.
Thursday, March 22nd:
Jersey Jack Pinball Launch Party at Barcade
Barcade will be hosting the Jersey Jack Launch Party at 6pm on Thursday. The local Jersey Jack Pinball owners will be in attendance, with a couple of Jersey Jack pinball machines on the floor that night, and a great tap list for the occasion! Find more about the event
here. 163 Newark Ave.
Jersey City Poetry Slam at Tea NJ
Tea NJ will be hosting Jersey City Slam's last open poetry slam of 2018! Prior to the slam there will be an open mic that is open to music, stand-up comedy, and poetry. Attendance is free; doors open at 6pm and the show begins at 7pm.
262 Newark Ave.
Tastes of the World at Liberty House Restaurant
Liberty House Restaurant will be hosting the second stop on their Tastes of the World tour, the theme will be California – A Trip Down Rt. 66. Tickets cost $59 per person, and will feature Napa Valley wines paired with small plates. For more information and to purchase tickets follow this
link. 76 Audrey Zapp Dr.
Live Music at Corgi Spirits
Start your weekend early with some live music at Jersey City's Corgi Spirits Distillery. Enjoy the jazzy bluegrass sounds of the Ian Kenselaar Trio along with happy hour cocktails all night long! The event is free and will run from 7pm-10pm.
1 Distillery Dr.
Friday, March 23rd:
Spring Bouquets 2018 at La Unica Café & Bakery
Pershing Field Garden Friends is hosting a fundraising event featuring poetry and music to benefit the gardens of New Jersey's Pershing Field. The event is located at La Unica Bakery & Café, from 6:30pm-8:30pm. For a $16 donation you will receive a beverage and food. Seating is limited so to make a reservation, email
firstname.lastname@example.org. And for more information and a list of musicians and speakers visit
here. 454 Central Ave.
CASA Wine Tasting at Maritime Parc
CASA's 12th Annual Wine Tasting event returns this year at Maritime Parc. Tickets are $125, offering guests access to wine samples selected by Cork Wine & Spirits, food, a silent auction, ring toss, and introduction of this year's CASA honorees. All proceeds from this event directly benefit the foster children of Hudson County. The event begins at 6pm and tickets can be purchased directly
here. 84 Audrey Zapp Dr.
Marc Broussard at White Eagle Hall
If you haven't checked out Jersey City's beautiful historic concert venue, now is your chance! American singer-songwriter, Marc Broussard, will be performing his 'Bayou Soul' music at 8:30pm (doors open at 7:30), get your tickets
here. 337 Newark Ave.
Saturday, March 24th:
Wise Animal Rescue @ Talde
Wise Animal Rescue is hosting a fundraising event at Talde from 6pm-9pm. Presale tickets are $25 ($30 at the door), there will be an open bar and food sponsored by Corgi Distillery, as well as an auction featuring goodies from local businesses. Find more details about this event
here. 8 Erie St.
Saturday Night Party at Lucky 7's
Lucky 7's will be holding their weekly Saturday Night Dance Party, featuring DJ NikkiMixx this week. The night will be filled with great music and even better drink specials–a great place to start or end your Saturday night! 322 2nd St.
Soulful Cypher at Hard Grove
Hard Grove will be alive Saturday night with music from Saint Sanchez and Guest DJ Willie Rodriguez (Hook & Bass Productions), playing House, Latin, and classic tunes. There is no cover, and the party starts at 11pm and will keep going until close!
286 1st St.
Erin Kumpf Acupuncture & Herbs Official Grand Opening
A brand new acupuncture clinic is hosting their grand opening from 4pm-8pm on Saturday. Join in the celebration for a chance to win several items including acupuncture treatment packages, Tibetan Foot Soaks, and more! There will also be drinks and food provided from local establishments. This is a great opportunity to check out and support a new local business!
212 Palisade Ave.
Sunday, March 25th:
Women's Appreciation Day at Departed Soles
Departed Soles is hosting a "Women's Appreciation Day" at the brewery from 1pm-6pm on Sunday, March 25
th. The event will feature female performing artists across various genres. 150 Bay St.
"Oh My Aching Neck" Workshop at Jivamukti Yoga Center
End your weekend right with a workshop from the Jivamukti Yoga Center, where you will learn how to finally get rid of neck pain or stiffness. You will learn about common causes for neck pain and some basic yoga poses for realignment, you will also have the opportunity for a one-on-one discussion to address any personal questions or concerns. The workshop costs $45 in advance or $50 on the day of, and will run from 5pm-8pm. Sign up
Claire is a quintessential Canadian girl looking forward to exploring JC one craft beer at a time! She is a graduate student of anthropology, spending all of her free time either at the gym, frequenting comedy bars, or scouring the city for free concerts.