This Week in the HDSID: March is almost here! February 25-March 3
It’s the month of Daylight Savings Time and St. Patrick’s Day! Even though those dates are later on in March, the district has many amazing events to keep you satisfied and happy until the clocks are changed, you can wear your green sweater and spring is here!
Massage Ball Workshop: Free Your Shoulders, Back & Neck
We would all love a massage but oftentimes, life gets in the way: no time or low funds. This is where the Massage Ball Workshop comes into play! Learn self-massage techniques that will help you unwind and relax! On February 25th, from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Three Little Birds, learn to take care of those knots and pains- you won’t regret it!
Make sure you wear yoga clothes and please note that this class is open to everyone- no fitness experience necessary. Tickets are available at: app.acuityscheduling.com
Three Little Birds JC
16 Erie St, Jersey City, New Jersey
Quizzoholics Trivia at Atlas Public House
Don’t forget about the Quizzoholics Trivia Night at Atlas Public House! On Tuesday night, grab 5 friends and head out to Atlas for a fun-filled night. 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
Next date: February 26th
Atlas Public House
130 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
Third Eye Chakra Awakening Meditation & Acupuncture
If you are looking for something more spiritual on Tuesday, check out the Third Eye Chakra Awakening Meditation and Acupuncture workshop. On Tuesday, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, join Leah Guy and Panos Ioannou for an insightful night of medication and acupuncture that will help with headache relief, relaxation and sleep.
No tickets purchase necessary- the cost is $30.
Acuworx Acupuncture Studio
190 Columbus Drive, Studio 3A, Jersey City, New Jersey
Beyond the Binary Open Mic at LITM
Also on Tuesday, February 26th, the Hudson Pride Center and LITM are hosting an open mic event featuring the voices and performances of Trans, Queer, & Non-Binary Community Members. Check out this amazing event and show your support for the important voices that need to be heard and the great work done by the Hudson Pride Center.
Tuesday at 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
What’s The Tea at Talde!
What a great way to the start of the- almost- weekend! On Thursday February 28th, enjoy the last day of the month at Miss Wong’s at Talde with a night filled with music, cocktails and drag performances! From 9:30 pm to 2:00 am, with the drag show starting at 11:30, have the best Thursday night at this fantastic show. Miss Marti Gould Cummings hosts the event and DJing will be DJ John Marto.
Don’t miss out!
8 Erie St, Jersey City, New Jersey
Jiva Tune Up Workshop Part 2
After the crazy week, enjoy a Jiva tune up workshop courtesy of the Jivamukti Yoga Center with Claudia Debs on Sunday, March 3 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Unwind and relax and prepare for the week ahead!
Tickets are available at: www.jivamuktiyogajerseycity.com Pricing: $35 for advance purchase and $45 day of the event.
Also, please note and don’t forget: “ If you did not come to last months workshop and you would like to come to this workshop you must have a set of YTU balls. No other brand of balls will be allowed into the workshop” as per the Jivamukti Yoga Center!
Jivamukti Yoga Center Jersey City
171 Newark Ave, 2nd Floor, Jersey City, New Jersey
HDSID Monthly Meeting
Join us for our March 19th monthly Historic Downtown Special Improvement District Meeting in the Caucus Room at City Hall, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. We will also have a representative from the Office of Sustainability for Jersey City answering questions and concerns regarding the Plastic Bag Ban Ordinance that will go into effect on June 28th, 2019.
The District has so many amazing events coming!
The Artist & Maker Market will be back as a part of Groove on Grove! So far we have the following artists and makers scheduled to attend:
Axol and Friends
Free Love Frames
SIPPs (Sol Infusions Potions & Punches LLC)
Change Is…Vintage & More
Blind Science Design
ulloo New York
More Records JC
Lily Lough Jewelry
WOMAN TO WOMEN1
Outer Limits Hot Sauce
Vintage On First
Bash and Pop Records
Ling Chen. Art
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