This Week in the HDSID: August 6 – August 12
Helloooo August! We are inching closer and closer to the All About Down Town Street Fair! While we are so excited for that day this year, the Historic Down Town has plenty of other events going on to keep you happy until the big event…
Pasta dal Cuore
If there is a more beautiful word than “pasta” we don’t know of it! On August 7, the very talented owner/ chef of everyone’s favorite handmade pasta shop, Pasta dal Cuore, Elena Cartegena along with Firriato Winery and SoilAir Selections are having a Summer Wine Dinner. Wine pairings with a five course menu? C’mon what are you waiting for people! Tickets are $94.64 and are available for purchase at www.eventbrite.com
Tuesday, August 7 at 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Pasta Dal Cuore
527 Jersey Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
FM Restaurant Bar Lounge
On Wednesday, August 8 at 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm do yourself a favor and check out Harmonica Sunbeam at her monthly Drag Bingo spot at FM! Bingo and Harmonica, what else could a person want?
FM Restaurant Bar and Lounge
340 Third Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Jewelry 101 Class: String Your Own Necklace
On Thursday, August 9 at 6:30 pm Indiegrove along with Tina Tang are hosting a “Jewelry 101 Class: String Your Own Necklace!” Bring some DIY into your life and make a beautiful necklace. Who knows you might uncover a secret talent for jewelry- making or make a new friend at the class! Either way you’ll leave the workshop with a fabulous piece of jewelry made by you! Get your tickets at
121 Newark Ave, Top Floor, Jersey City, New Jersey
Low-Cost Wellness Clinic
Take care of your fur babies at the Liberty Humane Society’s low-cost wellness clinic on August 8th at 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Little secret: the Liberty Humane Society is one of the many scheduled vendors for this years’ All About Down Town Street Fair!
Liberty Humane Society
235 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, New Jersey
Kiehl’s LifeRide For amfAR Ride
Join one of our sponsors, Cyclebar Jersey City as they team up with Kiehl’s for a great cause. On Thursday, August 9 at 8:00 pm – 8:45 pm, sweat and feel better about yourself inside and out as you help the great charity amFAR! Get your tickets at: jerseycity.cyclebar.com
CYCLEBAR (Jersey City)
65 Bay Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
National Night Out
Join your neighbors, friends and soon- to- be friends at National Night Out! National Night Out is scheduled for Tuesday, August 7th, from 6:30pm – 9:30 pm at Hamilton Park.
Grove Street PATH Plaza
On August 8 from 2:30 pm – 8:30 pm the Bloodmobile will be located at the Grove PATH Plaza! Help save lives and receive a Dunkin Donuts gift card! It’s a win- win situation in our book.
***HDSID Board Meeting
The monthly board meeting is scheduled for August 21, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Caucus Room in City Hall. All are welcome!
Special Events Coming Up:
August is Children’s Vision and Learning Month and the great people of Savoy, Siegel and Desai are having a Summer Block Party to celebrate! On Tuesday, August 28th, 5:00pm-7:00pm, join the team for face painting, raffles, prizes AND a children’s sign along with Dr. Siegel! Bring the kiddos and enjoy the last days of summer!
Don’t forget about the weekly Farmer’s Market and Groove on Grove concert series!
- Farmer’s Market is every Monday and Thursday, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
- Groove on Grove is every Wednesday, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
Come on out a buy your fresh produce, flowers, vegan desserts (yes, we now have a vegan bakery!) and on Wednesdays enjoy some local talent and dance the night away!
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