Your Guide to 13 {Can’t-Miss} Jersey City Events This Weekend: 4/26-4/29

Your Guide to 13 {Can’t-Miss} Jersey City Events This Weekend: 4/26-4/29

Posted in Entertainment on April 26, 2018

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The weather is finally warming up, which means lots more fun in the sun! So many great events this weekend, and so little time!

Thursday, April 26:

Hyatt House Grand Opening

Check out the views at the hottest new rooftop in Jersey City. Listen to the three-piece band on the terrace and a DJ on the roof, and enjoy the amazing offering of food and cocktails. 1 Exchange Pl.

Dogfish Head Record Store Day at Barcade

Celebrate National Record Store Day with Dogfish Head Brewery at Barcade. They're hosting some giveaways and raffles including a chance to win a Dogfish Head turntable by Crosley. And of course the tap list includes lots of Dogfish Head goodness! 163 Newark Ave.

DIY Beach Waves at The Hair Room JC

If you've struggled with perfecting effortless looking beachy hair waves, now is your chance to learn from the best. The Hair Room is hosting a beach wave tutorial night for $35. 213 Montgomery St.

Fortune Thursdays at Talde

Talde is hosting a viewing party of RuPaul's Drag race followed by lots of drinking, dancing, and music at Miss Wong's. Join the party, because Thursday is the new Friday. 8 Erie St.

Singles in JC Karaoke Mixer at Doshe Korean BBQ

Have some fun singing and dancing along to your favorite songs, and maybe even meet your next beau. Lots of drink specials, and the winner takes home a gift card! $5 in advance and $10 at the door. 8 Erie St.

Friday, April 27:

Bonono Night aka Flirtatious Friday at Iron Monkey

Enjoy $12 bottles of wine, Prosecco, and champagne and $5 desserts while you listen to live piano at Iron Monkey!! 99 Greene St.

Quiet Clubbing at Taphaus

Have you ever wanted to dance at a club without being completely deafened by the loud music? Well now you can at the Quiet Clubbing event at Taphaus. All you need is a few bucks and glow in the dark gear. Wireless headphones are provided, and you can choose from three live DJs' tunes. $15 before April 27, $28 at the door. 2 2nd St.

Game Night at Zeppelin Hall

Play some board games with friends (old and new), while drinking a little beer and listening to live music. 88 Liberty View.

Saturday, 4/28:

Celebrate Mother Earth Festival

Head on over the Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetery to enjoy a day of live music, food, drinks, environmental exhibits, and farm animals! $7 for adults, $5 for children and seniors, free for kids 3 & under. All proceeds go to historic Cemetery Preservation Mission. 435 Newark Ave.

Great Jersey City Clean Up

In honor of Earth Day, this Sunday is the 3rd annual Great Jersey City Cleanup. Show your love for Mother Earth by volunteering some time and cleaning up this beautiful city! There are clean up crews meeting in Audubon Park, Lincoln Park (Jersey City; West Side Ave & Belmont Ave), Journal Square Transportation Center Plaza, Riverview Fisk Park, Enos Jones Park, and Arlington Park. Sign up to volunteer here.

Jersey Girls Taste of Downtown Food Tour

Whether you're new in town and looking for the best restaurants downtown, or you're a Jersey City veteran, Jersey Girls Food Tours have you covered! Enjoy a walking tour of some of the most popular restaurants downtown.

Drag Story Time at WORD

Sponsored by the Jersey City Pride Festival and hosted by Harmonica Sunbeam, Drag Queen Story Hour is a chance to introduce children (and adults alike) to and promote positive LGBTQ role models all while enjoying lighthearted children's literature. 123 Newark Ave.

Sunday, April 29:

Mana Contemporary Spring Open House

You don't have to go all the way to NY to catch a great art exhibit, there is some amazing art right here in Jersey City. Join Mana Contemporary for their biannual open house! 888 Newark Ave.

Written by Janet McIntyre

Janet is a Jersey City newbie but loves all that the city has to offer. She loves anything food related, and, like a true millennial, documents everything she eats and cooks {pics or it didn't happen}! Follow her eatventures at @jamshungry