JCFamilies’ 9th Annual Holiday Party
December 11 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm$11
Annual Holiday Party for families in Jersey City
It’s that time of the year again! So join us for this festive event where local JCFamilies come together to celebrate the holiday season! The festivities will be from 11 am to 2 pm at 189 Brunswick Street in Jersey City on Saturday, December 11th.
Families can enjoy various activities, including pictures with Santa, holiday-themed picture corners, holiday decorations, music for kids, cookie decorating, dance performances, and more! So bring your cameras and holiday cheer!
PLEASE NOTE: The entry fee is not refundable and non-adjustable. Tickets will not be sold at the door. You have to buy tickets for one year or older. The ticket price for each individual is: $11 and an additional nominal fee will be assessed for cooking decorating.
ACTIVITIES INCLUDED WITH TICKET:
– Bubble Show by Lena’s Party
Are your kids ready to play with giant bubbles? Lena will be having a massive bubble party for the kids. These bubbles indeed make kids as well as parents happy.
– Dance Party with Little Club Heads
Elijah Wells was the man behind Little Club Heads, immersed himself in the NYC club scene of the late 80s and early 90s. His love of having fun on the dance floor and that spirit of community-led him to create Little Club Heads. He knows how to bring the best dance move on the floor 🙂
– Kids Fashion Show
– Photobooth by Snap Trend Photobooth
Snap Trend is a creative photo booth company that offers fully customizable options on backdrops, props, and design templates to match your event theme seamlessly. They are a professional photographer and designer team to ensure that your photos will be high quality and your experience memorable. They will be at the event with a beautiful backdrop to take some fun holiday photos that you can print right onsite and keep for memories!
– Pictures with Santa Claus/Photo Corner
We are excited to welcome Santa to our event to meet the little ones and take photos at our decorated holiday-themed photo corner.
Meet and Greet with Our Elves
– Cotton Candy: Get ready for free cotton candy for the little ones. We will be handing it out throughout the event.
– Holiday-themed Hand Crafts with Luna De Papel
As always, Luna De Papel will bring Holiday theme arts and crafts for your little one and your tree decorations.
– Dance Performances by Local Schools:
We are inviting our local dance divas from the dance schools to perform at the event and to show us their best moves.
They are a Ballroom/Latin dance studio in Downtown Jersey City, NJ, teaching professional and recreational styles. In addition, they offer rhythmic gymnastic classes for kids age 2.5 and up.
PAW is the product of a lifetime spent in the studio, on the stage, and behind the scenes. It began with the belief that quality arts education should be accessible and meaningful. Their programs engage people of all ages in arts experiences to build self-esteem, develop creative expression, and promote healthy living. In addition, they will be doing a fun holiday-themed performance.
Founded in 2009, the Cadencia Dancers (formerly Caña y Cadencia Flamenco) is a flamenco dance and music troupe bringing the art of flamenco to audiences to New York City and the Tri-State area. Started as a Tablao at Café Andalucia in Manhattan from 2010-2014, the Cadencia Dancers today perform in various settings, including cultural festivals, cafes, art openings, and street performances.
Soft Play Area with My Gym
Piano by Yukiko Tanaka
PAID activity at the event:
Cookie Decorating with The Cupcake Carriage
Tenille Ortiz specializes in the creation of confections almost too exquisite to eat! She is known for her attention to detail and her cupcake truck, the Cupcake Carriage. The Cupcake carriage will be providing holiday-themed cookie kits for your little ones to decorate. There will be a minimal fee for this activity.
Tickets will NOT be sold at the door.
You do not have to bring your tickets; show us proof of payment or let us know the name on the credit card used to make payment on the PayPal at the event entrance.
Please Note: The entry fees are not refundable and non-adjustable.
Our sponsors for the event:
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The Little Gym is an activity center for kids. They strongly believe in providing a nurturing environment where children explore their physical development while growing socially, emotionally, and intellectually.
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