It's the middle of January, there's the major "snow storm," and of course it feels like winter will never end. Of course, one thing is guaranteed, the weekend! Here is your guide to the weekend's best events, shows, parties, dinners, and more in Jersey City!
Thursday, January 24th:
Ladies Night at Lucky 7s
Join Lucky 7s for ladies' night this Thursday! The event runs from 8pm to 2am with half-priced drinks all night! Start the weekend off right by dancing the night away with a DJ and great deals! Guys, don't feel left out, there's discounted beers, sweet teas, and shots as well!
322 2nd St.
Karaoke at Ed & Mary's
Come show off your skills at Ed & Mary's this weekend at their weekly karaoke sessions! This event runs from 9pm to midnight and is hosted by Ed Snyder. Entrance is free!
174 Coles St.
Secret Sound Open Jam at Headroom Bar
Join Jersey City's newest night of music at Headroom Bar. This Thursday features cocktail, shot, and beer specials! Think you have what it takes? The signup sheet goes around at 7pm!
150 Bay St.
Manouche Bag at Madame Claude Café
Enjoy gypsy jazz this Thursday at Madame Claude Café. With a combination of saxophone, melodica, acoustic bass, guitar, vocals, and a rhythm guitar, you'll feel as if you've transported to the French countryside and not in downtown Jersey City!
390 4th St.
Troegs Beer Night at Barcade
Grab your first taste of this year's Nugget Nectar at Troegs Independent Brewing Night at Barcade this Thursday. With giveaways and a great beer lineup including Troegs Nugget Nectar, Troegs Scratch Beer 361, and Mortal Cherry (and more!) what could be better! Join them from 12pm to 2am.
162 Newark Ave.
Friday, January 25th:
Let there be HOUSE at Hard Grove
The Soulful Cypher team is kicking off the new year at Hard Grove with "Let there be HOUSE." This is a celebration of the "connection of souls through music!" The event is free to attend, so come dance away the winter chill!
286 1st St.
"Bohemian Rhapsody" at Harborside Atrium
Harborside Atrium is showing "Bohemian Rhapsody" starring Rami Malek. The showing is free and open to the public! Don't forget popcorn will be provided. The show begins at 8pm.
210 Hudson St.
Snow Ball Gala at Art House Productions
Art House Productions and the Board of Trustees presents the 13
th annual Snow Ball Gala. This black-tie event benefits Art House Productions non-profit Preforming and Visual Arts Programs. Tickets begin at $150 online, $175 at the door, $250 for VIP and can be purchased here. 262 17th St.
Gaslight Tinkers at Cathedral Arts Live
Gaslight Tinkers is an invigorating mix of Caribbean, Latin, and Celtic Fiddle Music. The concert begins at 7:30pm, tickets can be purchased for $15 online and are $20 at the door. Tickets can be purchased
here! 39 Erie St.
Saturday, January 26th:
Vertigo at Loew's Jersey Theatre
Enjoy one of Hitchcock's greatest films at Loews Theatre this Saturday. Vertigo is a web of obsession and deceit with visually stimulating and mind-bending cinematography. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for seniors and kids, as well as combo pricing for more than one film seen during the weekend! The film starts at 6pm.
54 Journal Sq.
Hudson City Rats and the Anthony Tamburro Band at Fox and Crow
Come grab a beer and a burger this weekend at Fox and Crow. Enjoy the Hudson City Rats and the Anthony Tamburro Band starting at 9:30pm. Drinks and good tunes run all night!
594 Palisade Ave.
Saturday Brunch at Corkscrew Bar and Grill
Start your Saturday off on the right note with brunch and a show at the Corkscrew Bar! Music and brunch start at 1pm and run until 4pm. Enjoy drinks, great eats, and good vibes all Saturday!
61 Congress St.
Jeff Ertz at PJ Ryans Squared
Jeff Ertz is known for a blend of indie-punk, folk, electronic and alternative sounds. Featuring a fiddler, and electronic artist enjoy the blend of sounds and great drinks all night long! General Admission is $10 before and tickets can be purchased
here. 4 Path Plz.
Sunday, January 27th:
Panda Pop Up at LITM
LITM is hosting a Panda Pop Up this Sunday! Enjoy rounds of Thai-American dishes, with a focus on noodle soups and warm bites. Spice up your Sunday with some delicious eats to warm your heart and soul. Brunch runs from 12-4pm and dinner runs from 5-10pm.
140 Newark Ave.
GJC Wellness Day at Nimbus Dance Works
Join Growing in Jersey City for their 3
rd Annual Wellness Day at Nimbus Dance Works from 9:45 am to 4pm. There will be a Health and Wellness Market with over 30 vendors, featuring local businesses, workshops, lounge areas, and classes. Tickets can be purchased at the door and please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions! 165 Newark Ave.
Yo! In for a Treat Sunday at Porta
In for a Treat is hosting their next party at Porta! Come for a '90s all-out party, dance to the best throwbacks, and enjoy some great drink specials. The party begins at 6pm and runs till 10pm. Follow @TreatSundays for more info!
135 Newark Ave.
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!