Your Guide to 14 {Can’t-Miss} Jersey City Events This Weekend: 4/12-4/15

Your Guide to 14 {Can’t-Miss} Jersey City Events This Weekend: 4/12-4/15

Posted in Entertainment on April 12, 2018

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Thursday, April 12th:

Key of C at Hudson Hall

Hudson Hall will have Key of C performing live music from 7-10pm this Thursday. Check it out and enjoy some beer and tunes! 364 Marin Blvd.

Korean Artists Group Exhibition

In the mood for some art? Attend the Korean Artists Group Exhibition opening reception from 6-9pm on Thursday at City Hall, 3rd floor. Refreshments will be served, and a second exhibit is available on the 2nd floor, as well at the Rotunda Gallery featuring Historic Jersey City Postcards. 280 Grove St.

Endless Happy Hour at Zeppelin Hall

Enjoy the start to the weekend at ENDLESS HAPPY HOUR at Zeppelin Hall. They offer half-priced beer, wine, and cocktails from 4pm-2am. Almost everything is just $3-4! 88 Liberty View Dr.

Friday, April 13th:

Maim That Tune: Live Band Karaoke at FM Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Come celebrate Friday the 13th with Maim that Tune: Live Band Karaoke at FM Restaurant Bar & Lounge. Everyone loves karaoke! Come sing along from 10pm-1am. 340 Third St.

M. Ward at White Eagle Hall

White Eagle Hall is collaborating with Excess dB in hosting M. Ward (of She and Him) on Friday starting at 8pm. This event is 18+, doors open at 7pm, and tickets can be bought at the door or online. 337 Newark Ave.

DJ Dangerous Dave at PS Wine Bar

Listen to an all vinyl set list with DJ Dave Felman at PS Wine Bar. The event runs from 9pm to 2am and is located inside PetShop. 193 Newark Ave.

Molly Tigre at Fox and Crow

Come see Molly Tigre at Fox and Crow from 10:00pm-midnight. Molly Tigre is a five-piece group that weaves elements of North African music with progressive jazz and funk–this will not disappoint! 594 Palisade Ave.

Saturday, April 14th:

Junot Díaz Q&A at WORD

Join WORD as they present Junot Díaz for a Q&A and signing of his children's book Island born from 10-11am. Although the event is free to the public, WORD asks that you purchase a copy of Island Born that day or online via their website 123 Newark Ave.

Spring Fest at Harborside Atrium

Regardless of the weather, come celebrate the beginning of spring at Spring Fest with your whole family! Saturday from 11am to 2pm bring the kids to enjoy live music, arts and crafts, and great photo ops! Entry is $2.00 per person in the Harborside Atrium.

Beer Tasting at CoolVines

CoolVines is hosting a free event from 5-7pm. It features juicy double IPA's or Juice Bombs tastings. What's better than getting some free and delicious beer tastings before starting your night? 276 Grove St.

Newborn Kings at Porta

Join Newborn Kings from 11:30pm-2am for some live music at Porta. Their rock music will definitely add an edge to your Saturday night! 135 Newark Ave.

Sunday, April 15th:

Jeremy Pelt at Moore's Lounge

No need to travel all the way to NYC to hear amazing Jazz music! Swing by to Moore's Lounge and listen to Jeremy Pelt play some jazz at the Sunday at the "Meet the Artist" Series and stay for a special Q&A session after. The event begins at 6:30pm. 189 Monticello Ave.

Jersey City Art School Figure Drawing Class

Improve those art skills at Jersey City Art School's Figure Drawing classes from 3pm-6pm every Sunday. This week focuses on the Long Pose, and is BYO drawing materials and $20 per person. 29 McWilliams Pl.

Brunch & Irish Music at The Hutton

Sunday is the perfect day for brunch, and what could possibly be better than brunch? Brunch at The Hutton with live Irish music! Come for brunch from 11am to 3:30pm, music begins at 3pm and runs until 6pm. 225 Hutton St.

Written by Angela Ashman

Angela is a graduate student of cultural anthropology. While living in JC for the past two years, she has developed quite a taste for champagne, eclectic bars and exploring dog parks with her adorable cardigan welsh corgi, Olive. Follow her adventures with Olive on her Instagram @angie_ash!