This Week in the HDSID: January 22 – January 27
This week is filled with great events courtesy of our HDSID businesses! So buckle up, read ahead and plan for the following week- you know if it’s an event in the Historic Downtown, it’s going to be great.
East District Captain’s Meeting
The JCPD East District Captain’s meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 22 at 7:00 pm, at M.S. 4 (Bright and Varick Street).
Quizzoholics Trivia at Atlas Public House
Every Tuesday night, grab 5 friends and check out the Quizzoholics Trivia night at Atlas Public House! From 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, see how your group stacks up against others for 9 rounds of trivia and maybe you’ll be the winner! Apart from bragging rights, you have the chance to win some money with your friends!
Every Tuesday until May 28 at 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Atlas Public House
130 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
PS Game Night by PS Wine Bar and Pet Shop JC
Board games…Dungeons & Dragons…old school fun at PS Wine Bar. Is there anything better than playing board games and drinking? On Wednesday, check out the PS Game Night at PS Wine Bar. AND you can bring your own games for you and your crew if you want!
Wednesday ~ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm
PS Wine Bar
193 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
Egyptian Flag Raising at City Hall
On Friday, January 25, at 3:00 pm, join the Egyptian Festival JC at City Hall for the annual Egyptian Flag Raising ceremony.
280 Grove St, Jersey City, New Jersey
Let there be HOUSE at Hard Grove Café
Winter? Cold? Extra layers of clothes? Leave all of that behind on Friday, January 25th courtesy of Let There be House at Hard Grove Café! From 11:00 pm to 2:00 am, dance and be merry while you boogie down to sets by Saint Sanchez and Wycked Wyse! You’ll think it’s summer time by the end of the night (but still bring a jacket- it’s still crazy cold outside)
Hard Grove Cafe
286 1st St, Jersey City, New Jersey
Quick Cuts: A Reading of Poetry and Short Fiction at Virile
On Saturday, January 26 at 7:00 pm, enjoy poetry and short fiction readings at Virile Barber & Shop courtesy of the Quick Cuts event hosted by the Rutgers-Newark MFA program.
The following writers/ poets are scheduled to read from their work:
- Andy Gallagher
- Emily Caris
- Emily Luan
- Ananda Lima
- Aiden Angle
- Susanna Velarde Covarrubias
- Evan J. Cutts
- Matt Broderick
- Fran Hoepfner
- Weston Richey
- Spencer Williams
- Sara Munjack
- Sydney Choi
Enjoy a night filled with short stories, poetry, music, food and drinks all in the beautiful interior of Virile!
Virile Barber & Shop (Virile Barber & Shop – Monmouth St.)
423 Monmouth Street, Jersey City, New Jersey
Salsa Dancing at Hard Grove
Hard Grove Café is doing its best to make you forget we are in the middle of wintertime! Bring your friends and head on over to Hard Grove on Saturday January 26th for some salsa dancing! Between the dancing and the cocktails at Hard Grove, you’ll think it’s July!
284 First St., Jersey City, New Jersey
Yo! In For a Treat at Porta
Keep the good times rolling with a 90s themed party at Porta hosted by In For a Treat! On Sunday, January 27, at 6:00 pm, bust out your favorite delia*s, Birkenstocks or flannel gear and get ready to have an amazing time, dancing to some great music!
Who doesn’t love the 90s, cmon!
Porta Jersey City
135 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
Christmas Tree Removal 2019
GJC Wellness Day
We are proud co-sponsors for GJC Wellness Day! Kick your 2019 resolutions into gear with classes, workshops and healthy food vendors at this great wellness event.
January 27, 2019
165 Newark Avenue Jersey City New Jersey 07302
Hudson Restaurant Week 2019
It’s back! Hudson Restaurant Week is back on from January 28 to 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! Check out our website, www.jcdowntown.org for more information! If you are interested in being a sponsor, here’s our media kit for 2019: https://jcdowntown.org/images/documents/mediakit2019.pdf
Special thank you to our sponsors: