This Week in the HDSID: February 4 – February 10 Love is all around!
We almost reached the day designated for love, flowers and chocolate…Hallmark Holiday or not, it’s always nice to find an excuse to celebrate love!
As with every holiday (whether you consider it a holiday or not), it’s always better to be prepared than to wait last minute. If you are planning on purchasing a gift, going out to dinner or going out for drinks, stay in the Historic Downtown district- we have everything you need!
Sw3at Sauna Studio
Try something different and fun! How about a tandem sauna session with your loved one? SW3AT Sauna Studio is offering 25% off all tandem sessions from February 13 – 15! Use promo code VDAY25 or call them up at 201- 984-0025.
SW3AT Sauna Studio
172 Newark Ave 3rd Floor, Jersey City, New Jersey
Left Bank Burger Bar
Grab your gal pals and head on over to Left Bank Burger Bar for their 2nd Annual Galentine’s Day! Celebrate Galentine’s Day and give back. Proceeds from the night will be donated to Watts of Love. Music, raffles, prizes, $ 5 drinks for the gals and more await you at Left Bank Burger Bar!
Wednesday, February 13th 7:00 -. 10:00
Left Bank Burger Bar
194 Newark Avenue Jersey City, New Jersey
For Love and Hip Hop at FM Restaurant Bar and Lounge
Don’t want to go out on Valentine’s Day? That’s ok; FM has you covered with their “For Love and Hip Hop event on Wednesday February 13! From 7:00 – 1:00 am, enjoy the lineup featuring Sadat X of Brand Nubian and El Da Sensei of The Artifacts AKA “XL” and who cares about the following day!
Tickets are available by Eventbrite for $ 8: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/for-love-and-hip-hop-tickets-54689729453?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR2Rm6iyHMoO3_ZuXnZP2dcnevhFicjP-tUkiWnisPEb9NULkiIux2SyEBg
Tickets can be purchased at the door for $ 12
FM Restaurant Bar and Lounge
340 Third Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Mathews Food & Drink
Want to take your significant other to a romantic place with delicious food? Look no further than Mathews Food & Drink! On Valentine’s Day, they are doing a $ 65 prix fixe menu with seatings at 5:00 pm, 7:00 pm, and 9:00 pm.
Reservations are available online at: https://resy.com/cities/nj/mathews-food-and-drink?date=2019-02-14
Mathews Food & Drink
351 Grove Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
PS Wine Bar
Didn’t plan ahead? No reservations? No problem at PS Wine Bar. On Thursday, February 14, at 7:00 pm head on over and enjoy wine, vegan and non vegan $ 15 cheese plates and the musical stylings of DJ Courtney Wheeler!
PS Wine Bar
193 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
Valentine’s Day at LITM
It wouldn’t be a Valentine’s Day celebration without LITM! From the food and cocktails to the ambience and the local art, you would be hard-pressed to find another place like LITM. So take your favorite person or your special friend or whoever you want, and check it out!
Book your table at www.LITM.com.
140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
Valentine’s Day at Sub Culture
Do you like delicious sandwiches? Amazing milkshakes? Pop culture? How about M. Night Shyamalan? Check out Sub Culture on Valentine’s Day for their “Split” inspired menu: Split (see what they did there!) two appetizers from the Fryday section of the appetizer menu, two sandwiches and one of their amazing milkshakes for $40.00!
Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
For reservations, please call Sub Culture at 201-222-1211.
260 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey
Live music, delicious food options, sangria or champagne AND a chocolate dessert bar?!? Oh sign us up already, Hard Grove!
Check out the vast options available at Hard Grove’s Valentine’s Day celebration!
284 First Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Don’t forget the district has many gift options: Word Bookstore (123 Newark Avenue) for cards, wrapping paper and of course, books! Love Locked (353 Grove Street) and Noellery (321 Grove Street) have some beautiful options for jewelry in the district! Flowers? We got you covered with Bouquets and Baskets (548 Jersey Avenue) Brennan’s Florist (220 Newark Avenue) Casa Mona (277 Newark Avenue.)
Looking for dessert spots? How about Torico Ice Cream (20 Erie Street) or Gia Gelato & Café (281 Newark Avenue) or Cookies N’ Crepes (195 Newark Avenue)?
Whatever you choose, the historic downtown has you covered!
The February Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Caucus Room in City Hall. All are welcome!
Hudson Restaurant Week 2019
It’s back! Hudson Restaurant Week is back this week until February 8th. An amazing selection of HDSID businesses are participating:
Ani Ramen, Hard Grove, Kitchen Step, Latham House, Pasta dal Cuore, Pasta e Vino, South House and Talde. Start planning right now- you don’t want to miss out on Hudson Restaurant Week!
Applications are available for the 2019 Historic Downtown Farmer’s Market and 2019 All About Downtown Street Fair! If you would like to participate in the 2019 All About Downtown Street Fair, here’s the application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdT3fIswP9QauF9_04OLedzK4tJoVWjaSrAvr_UERmgSO4x0w/viewform
For the Historic Downtown Farmers Market, the application is available on our website: https://jcdowntown.org/
If you are interested in being a sponsor, here’s our media kit for 2019: https://jcdowntown.org/images/documents/mediakit2019.pdf