This Week in the HDSID: January 7 – January 13
Happy New Year to everyone!
The HDSID is already gearing up for the 2019 Event Season. The All About Downtown Street Fair and the Historic Downtown Farmers Market applications are available and we already have some great vendors scheduled for both events!
BUT those events are later on. Our Historic Downtown businesses have other events going on this upcoming week that will surely keep you entertained!
HDSID Annual Meeting
The Annual Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Caucus Room in City Hall. All are welcome!
Christmas Tree Removal 2019
New cafe hours listed for your favorite independent bookstore in Jersey City:
Since we are on the subject of Word Jersey City, the bookstore has another great event this week!
WORD Presents: SOPRANOS TRIVIA with Matt Zoller Seitz and Alan Sepinwall
One of the best shows in TV history featured our great state, inspired many shows after its debut and who can forget the ending? Join Word on Tuesday January 8th at 7:30 for a Sopranos Trivia night. As per Word:
Please note that there is a $5 entrance voucher for this event which can be purchased online or at the door. The voucher is good toward anything in store at WORD, including The Sopranos Sessions. If you purchase the book directly from WORD at the event or via pre-order there is no need to purchase the admission voucher.
123 Newark Avenue Jersey City, New Jersey
Emo Night NYC – Jersey City
Thursday, January 10th at 8:00 pm bust out the straighteners, kohl black eyeliner and your Hot Topic clothes… or just head on out to PS Wine Bar and enjoy the music. You’ll enjoy the musical stylings of emo and post hardcore bands from the 1990’s to now! Black nail polish and other typical behaviors are not necessary to have a great time!
PS Wine Bar
193 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
Drink and Draw at Jersey City Art School
One of the best events around: Drink and Draw at the Jersey City Art School! On January 11 at 8:00 pm, for $25 at the door you’ll meet and interact with other art-minded folks, enjoy wine and beer and draw. If you need some guidance the JCAS will have instructors around to help you out but just come out and have fun! It’s 2019- explore your creative side! Don’t forget to bring your media of choice for the class.
Jersey City Art School
29 McWilliams Pl, Jersey City, New Jersey
David Bowie Birthday Bash & Concert: Five Years!
LITM are hosting their Annual David Bowie Birthday Bash! On Sunday, January 13th at 7:00 pm, join the fun and celebrate the life and amazing career of one a true original icon. There will be drinks inspired by the man himself, a tribute band and much more!
140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
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: