June 10-June 16: Happy Father’s Day!
Father’s Day may live in the shadows of other Holidays like Mother’s Day or National Pizza Day, but don’t let the day pass by without thanking your dad, grandfather, uncle or any other father figure you have in your life! It’s always great to make people feel appreciated and acknowledge the impact someone has in your life!
Lillian Bustle presents LiberTease!
Get ready for a brand, spankin’ new revue from LiberTease! Join the always fabulous Lillian Bustle at FM for a night filled with music, drinks, performances, prizes…everything! So, on Tuesday, June 11th at 7:00 pm, if you are 21 and older, you’ll be able to enjoy performances from:
- Vivi Noir
- Billie Daze
- Ráve Néssa
- Ula Uberbusen
- Sheila Noxema
- Louise the Ill at Ease
Music and drink specials courtesy of Brockmans Gin! Tickets are available on www.brownpapertickets.com
For more information please take a look at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4255025?fbclid=IwAR2gpaVwpczlIb9Bo0x7otb2aX-H7x9jdivvNJSzwfJWD9KzfOuc7If6KPw
FM Restaurant Bar and Lounge
340 Third Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Groove on Grove: Grand Piano Showcase
Keep it classy on Wednesday with the Groove on Grove: Grand Piano Showcase! In the middle of a bustling city, enjoy the music of:
- 5:00 Young Pianists
- 6:00 Yukiko
- 7:00 Alon Nechushtan
- 8:00 Con Vivo
Bring the whole family for a wonderful- piano tinged- night in the Historic Downtown!
June 12th 5:00-9:00
Groove on Grove
Grove PATH Plaza, Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
Clase Azul Reposado Tequila
Ahhh tequila! Just saying it brings a smile to a person’s face. Whether in a drink or on its own, tequila is always a good option. Now you can enjoy Clase Azul Reposado Tequila every Wednesday at Orale Mexican Kitchen. Sit back, enjoy some delicious Mexican food and take it easy with the tequila!
Orale Mexican Kitchen
341 Grove Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
13 Year Anniversary Celebration!
Congratulations to Another Man’s Treasure on their 13th Anniversary! That’s a tremendous feat for any small business! On June 13th at 4:00 pm, the fabulous team behind AMT are having a 13 Year Anniversary Celebration! Congratulate the owners and their team, shop, and enjoy discounts and yummy drinks courtesy of Frankie.
Oh, did we mention there will be giveaways? Because there will be giveaways!
Let’s just say you cannot make it to the event (we won’t judge) you’ll still be able to enter to win!
– AMT Vintage $300 Gift Certificate
– A Vintage Voyageur swag bag
– A Pair of Vintage CHANEL earrings (yes, you read that right)
As per AMT, there are three different ways to enter the giveaways and you can enter your name often and an indefinite amount of times:
- Make a purchase over $50 in store now through June 13th
- Make a $20 or larger donation toward The Vintage Voyageur Season 3 Amazon Prime Click Link: www.PayPal.me/theVV
- Repost Image (COMING SOON), Hashtag #AMTlucky13 on social media. Tag & Follow @AMTvintage @TheVintageVoyageur @ClassicCoco to enter!
We wish them many more years of success and great clothes!
Another Man’s Treasure vintage store
195 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Flying South Latin Jazz Trio
Even though the Jersey City Jazz Festival is over, you can still keep the jazzy momentum going courtesy of Hard Grove! On Thursday, June 13th from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, head on over to Hard Grove for some Latin jazz and, of course, drinks and yummy food!
284 First Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Donuts with Dad! A Father’s Day Event
It’s Father’s Day weekend! Celebrate dad with the kiddos at this fun event courtesy of one of our sponsors. On Saturday, June 15th at 1:30 pm, The Little Gym will be hosting a members-only event featuring family playtime, donuts, coffee and crafts!
If you are a member of The Little Gym, please rsvp by June 13th!
The Little Gym of Jersey City
380 Newark Ave, Units 101 & 102, Jersey City, New Jersey
Join the City of Jersey City as we all say good bye to single-use plastic bags! On Saturday, June 15th, 2:00 pm at City Hall, bring your single- use plastic bags and help repurpose them with some fun activities! You’ll also be able to receive free reusable bags (courtesy of Goldman Sachs) which are perfect to use when shopping at the Historic Downtown Farmer’s Market and really anywhere!
280 Grove Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Break A Leg ENT Presents 38 Spesh and Friends
Mark your calendars, get your tickets, clear your schedule! On Saturday, June 15th at 8:00 pm, get ready to enjoy a raucous time courtesy of Break A Leg Ent. and FM!
Get your tickets on Eventbrite
FM Bar, Venue, and Restaurant
340 3rd Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Frenzy at Pet Shop JC!
If soul is your jam, then check out Pet Shop’s Monthly Soul Dance Party! On Saturday from 10:00 pm – 2:00 am, try to copy the moves of Anna Copacabanna (who will be dancing) and envision yourself going down the Soul Train line!
Pet Shop JC
193 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey
Salsa Fest 2019
Salsa Fest 2019! Enjoy night filled with great company, music and cigar events on the following dates: June 15th, July 26th, August 24th, and September 13th!
344 Grove Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Dinner at Van Vorst Park
Celebrate Jersey City’s dynamic food scene and enjoy a delicious three-course dinner in one of our beautiful parks. All proceeds will support the Jersey City Parks Coalition in our mission to empower residents to develop, renovate, use and maintain their community parks and public spaces of Jersey City; thereby revitalizing neighborhoods and lifting communal and human spirits.
Guest Chef is Colleen Christi Willett, the Chef & Co-Owner of Bread & Spoon, a catering and specialty baked goods company that focuses on balanced, delicious, accessible meals for everyone. She runs Bread & Spoon with her husband, Steve.
Colleen believes cooking and eating healthfully should be fun, delicious, interesting and most importantly, shared. Sourcing, preparing and discovering the components that go into each meal allows us to be more in touch with the flavors, aromas and nuances of the foods we eat, their impact on our local economy, and on our planet. Bread & Spoon sources over 80% of its produce, meats and seafood from vendors and providers within 75 miles of Jersey City.
Get your tickets at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4253377
The organizers would like to thank: ShopRite/Inserra Supermarkets, Leda Duif of Sawyer Smith Residential, Green Villain, The Tenmarc Building, and Chefs Warehouse for sponsoring this event. Supported by Councilman James Solomon.
Hospitality courtesy of Alex Sartoga and Haven House
Logo and graphic design by Catalina Aranguren of Argia photography
Don’t forget: Special Promo!
We have a special promotion courtesy of our sponsor, SIMON Malls! Head on over to Zinburger at Newport Centre Mall and present the coupon for a free side with the purchase of a burger….yummy!!!
Everyone loves a good block party in the summertime!
Fun with friends and family, the whole neighborhood comes out, prizes, food and drinks…it’s a great time! Join the JCPD on June 17th 4:00 – 7:00 for the East District Safe Summer for Jersey City 2019 event!
Bring the kids and the whole family for this free and fun event!
HDSID Monthly Meeting
Join us for our monthly Historic Downtown Special Improvement District Meeting on June 18th in the Caucus Room at City Hall, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. All are welcome to attend!
Yoga Fest 2019!
Don’t forget about Yoga Fest 2019! A day filled with yoga, music, meditation, mindfulness and yummy food.
The day will include: greeting and invocation, 108 sun salutations, yoga classes and mini workshops, 108 japa mantras, meditation and mindfulness tent, music and performances, vegan food, shopping, sound baths, speakers and closing remarks and blessings.
Many local yoga teachers will be at the event: Surya Yoga Academy, Beloved World Yoga, Sattva Yoga, Jersey City Asana Soul Practice, Be Happy Jersey City and Jivamukti Yoga Center.
The delicious food vendors that are scheduled to appear are:
- The Cinnamon Snail
- Freakin’ Vegan
- Harmless Harvest
- Mishti Chocolates
- Mo’Pweeze Bakery
- Pnuff Crunch
- Rooted Athlete Products
- Vegan Chef’s Prep
- The Vegantry
This is a free event for everyone! As per the organizers please bring the following: “a yoga mat, water, sunglasses, sunscreen and love.”
Historic Downtown Farmers’ Market!
Don’t forget that the Historic Downtown Farmers’ Market is back every Monday and Thursday from 4:00 – 8:00 pm at the Grove PATH Plaza!
Vendors vary from Monday and Thursday but here is list of what you can expect:
Stony Hill Farms
Stella’s Empanadas & Argentine Grill
Americas Kettle Corn
Gourmet Nuts and Dried Fruit
JC Fish Stand
Just Delicious Kettle Korn
Busy Bee Organics
SIPPs Organic Skincare
The Little Gym
Modern Family Dentistry
Blue Mountain Tea
Circle Brook Farm
Sweeta Boo’s Cakery &Catering
Del Forno Real Estate
Uni K Wax
Little Monster Treats
The Plant House
From food and baked goods to fresh and organic produce and local businesses, we have you covered! Stop by and shop!
For sponsorship opportunities please see our 2019 Media Kit: https://jcdowntown.org/images/documents/mediakit2019.pdf