This Week in the HDSID: December 17 – December 23
We are almost at the end of our HDSID event season. The Holiday Market and the Farmer’s Market are both wrapping up this week but don’t despair! The district is still having a great variety of events and before you know it, spring time will come around and we’ll start our events again. You still have this week to shop at the Farmer’s and Holiday Market. Get your fresh produce from the farms and finish off that Holiday Gift List!
HDSID and Artist & Maker Market Annual Holiday Market
December 10 & 13: 4-8
December 17-21: 4-8
December 22: 12-5
Grove PATH Plaza
Some of the amazing vendors we have scheduled to attend are: Segmented Lamps, Satya + Sage, Bucks County Flowers and Things, Oil & Acrylic Artist, Eclectic Jewelry, City Workshop Men’s Supply Co. SW JustMe Designs, knit-able, White Birch Candle Co., Wicked Sensations, Ewiasi Products, Courtney Sloane, Artesana Pottery, Embroidered Panda, Knead Therapeutic Massage, Mamas Holy Capes, Mabel Tea, BODY BY BELLA, Waited Collective, Sketch Design and so many more! Shop from local, handmade craftsmen and artists.
Get your gift list together and head on over to the Grove PATH Plaza!
HDSID Board Meeting
The monthly board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Caucus Room in City Hall. All are welcome!
East District Captain’s Meeting
East District Captain’s meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 18, at 7:00 pm, at M.S. 4. All are welcome!
Nimbus Dance Works: Jersey City Nutcracker 2018
Get into the Holiday Spirit with Nimbus Dance Works as they present the 9th Annual Jersey City Nutcracker! You will get to experience this ballet performed by extremely talented dancers and performers. And thanks to Nimbus, the classic ballet has been reworked and reimagined with a Jersey City flavor. Supporting the local art scene and representing our City- it’s a win-win situation!
Get your tickets at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3759490
Performances are until December 22nd, 2018.
Nimbus Dance Works
165 Newark Avenue Jersey City, New Jersey
2nd Annual ChicpeaJC Toy Drive at Porta Jersey City
On Tuesday, December 18 from 5:00-9:00 pm, join Chicpea JC at Porta for a benefit helping Angela Cares! The toy and blanket drive will help local children and seniors in need this holiday season. You’ll be able to help people at the beautiful Porta Jersey City while watching holiday movies! Please bring a new or unused toy for the kiddos or a blanket for local seniors in need. It’s the most wonderful time of the year to help our fellow residents in need!
Porta Jersey City
135 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
LSC After Dark: Winter Wonderland
What you need to know about this event:
- Liberty Science Center After Dark
- Drinking cocktails while walking around the festive LSC
- Food curated and selected by Midnight Market for $5 per plate!
- Ugly sweater contest
- It’s the Liberty Science Center…after dark! You know it’s going to be a good time.
Get your tickets and cash for the food (it’s cash only) and head on over to LSC this holiday season.
Thursday, December 20 at 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tickets are available at www.lsc.org
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, New Jersey
The Ashford Ribbon Cutting
Please join us for The Ashford Ribbon Cutting ceremony on Friday, December 21, at 6:30 pm! Welcome to the HDSID Family!
145 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
A Very 90’s X-Mas at FM
Have a Very 90’s Christmas with The Boyfriends – MXTape at FM on December 21st!
Honestly, 90’s nostalgia makes everything better and it’s FM Restaurant Bar and Lounge, so you already know you’re going to have a great time!
FM Restaurant Bar and Lounge
340 Third Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Choc O Pain
Croissants. Quiches. Tarts. Bread. Choc O Pain is known for doing so many amazing things and now we can add giving back to that list! Choc O Pain is collecting winter gear (new or gently used) to donate to: the York Street Project, the Franciscan Sisters of Fairview and Guttenberg, the group homes in a Jersey City, Hope House in Jersey City and the shelters in Hudson County. If you have any winter gear such as hats, gloves, coats etc. please consider donating them to help our fellow residents in need. Also, they are accepting new socks for adults/ children and new pj’s for kiddos. Donations accepted at all of Choc O Pain’s locations through December 23rd.
Choc O Pain (Downtown Jersey City)
530 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey
Jersey City Fish Stand
Still looking for something to serve for the holidays? Were you tasked with bringing an appetizer at a get-together? Looking for something different for the table? JC Fish Stand has you covered. Their Holiday menu covers platters, dips, various sides, appetizers…everything your seafood-loving heart desires, they have it!
You can find the Holiday menu here: https://www.thefishstand.com/holiday-menu.html
Jersey City Fish Stand
508 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey
The last day of the Farmer’s Market is Thursday, December 20th 2018!
A huge thank you to our amazing vendors and to all of you for showing your support for the Historic Downtown Farmer’s Market. We couldn’t do it without you all. See you next year!
Special thank you to our great sponsors: