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Events Happening This Week/Weekend In Jersey City and Hoboken

Written by JCFamilies

Events Happening This Week/Weekend In Jersey City and Hoboken

Look no further if you want to have a good time this weekend. Jersey City offers diverse activities and sights to see, guaranteeing you a great day. There’s something for everyone. We’ve put up a selection of local events that you might like.

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JC Education Fair ’23

September 23rd, 2023 –  10 AM – 1 PM
Hamilton Park, Jersey City

Only fair in Jersey City, where you can get information about & speak to the representatives of primary Schools, Day Cares & Activity Centers in & around Jersey City & Hoboken. More info HERE


The Annual RNA Flea Market

Saturday, September 23rd @ 11 AM – 4 PM
Riverview-Fisk Park, 1 Bowers Street

The annual RNA Flea Market and fundraiser to support RNA will be on Saturday, September 23, 2023 11 am – 4 pm at Riverview Park Over 40 vendors have already registered! Offerings include pre-owned, vintage, handmade items, and more.


Lincoln Park West Nature Trail

September 23rd @ 10 AM – 12 PM
Lincoln Park West

Explore Lincoln Park West Nature Trail and learn its history and current renovation.


Annual Cultural Diversity ’23 Festival 

Saturday, Sept 30th – 10 AM – 2 PM
Hamilton Park, Jersey City 

JCFamilies is excited to announce the 9th Annual Cultural Diversity Festival in Jersey City .

Our 9th Annual Cultural Diversity Festival will be with our Harvest Festival. It will be a day of celebrating our city’s fall season and diversity.  An array of fun activities will be planned for the whole family, including pumpkin painting, arts & crafts, musical acts, dancers, and — of course — delicious food!


JC Green Fall Half

October 1, 2023 @ 9:30 AM
Lincoln Park, Jersey City

CityTri has partnered with Sustainable JC for this special JC Green Fall Half Marathon and day of fundraising. CityTri feels privileged to work with this mission-driven Jersey City non-profit and we are donating a percentage of our profits to Sustainable JC as they work to raise awareness for respiratory health during National Healthy Lung Month this October. Jersey City has the highest rate of asthma prevalence in Hudson County and as a #HealthierJC partner, SJC is seeking to improve air quality conditions in neighborhoods across the city.

Join us on October 1st to do a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K or Fun 1-Mile Community Walk / Run – whether you are a professional runner or a casual runner, running solo or part of a group, just come out and get healthy with us !


34th Annual Jersey City Art and Studio Tour

October 13-15,  2023

What is JCAST?

The Jersey City Art and Studio Tour (JCAST) began as an invitation to visit artists’ studios, retailers and other downtown spaces, including the historic 111 First Street art collective and has been re-imagined several times over the ensuing decades.

This year’s 34th JCAST is part of a larger Jersey City Art Week, which also includes the 5th Edition of Art Fair 14C and the 30th International Sculpture Center Conference, and Mana Contemporary’s Fall Open Studios.


Ghost of Uncle Joe’s 

October 20th @ 5 PM  / October 21st (All-day)
Historic JC & Harismus Cemetery

A Halloween fundraiser for and at the Historic JC & Harismus Cemetary.

The Ghost of Uncle Joes is a Fundraiser for and at The Historic Jersey City & Harsimus Cemetery (The) Rock-it Docket & The Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetery host this annual event on the cemetery grounds every year with local musicians dressing up and performing songs of famous bands. After the cemetery show, the night’s theme continues with four after parties. There will be delicious food, refreshing beer, prize giveaways for best costumes and more!!





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Updated September 20th, 2023

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