Upcoming Events in Hoboken

Written by Diana Hernandez

Upcoming Events in Hoboken

This blog is your go-to source for all the upcoming events in this lively city of Hoboken! With summer weather comes so many outdoor events for families. Whether you’re planning a day out with friends or looking for entertainment for the whole family, we’ll keep you informed on the best events that cater to both.


Hudson River Showcase

June 8th from 10 am to 2 pm at 102 Sinatra Drive

The Hudson River Showcase is coming back to Hoboken! Join us on Saturday, June 8th, from 10 am to 2 pm along Sinatra Drive to see the incredible collection featuring over 100 car models from Pre-1959 through the 1990s.

Walkway Pops

Saturday, June 8th from 1 pm to 6 at 1301 Hudson Street

Check out 11 awesome vendors who will be selling photo mementos of Hoboken & NYC, plants, accessories, and so much more!

Water Your Garden

June 9th at 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Bin 14, Hoboken

💐Celebrate yourself by crafting your own stunning bouquet under the expert guidance of Floral Designer, Cynthia Cardenas, Owner of @garden.of.cyn and an uplifting experience with @dearbodydiary.co! Tickets here 


Family Summer Concert

June 10th at 6:30 p.m. at 38 Harrison Street

Mayor Ravi Bhalla and the city of Hoboken present: The Fuzzy Lemons! Kick off the summer with the world’s greatest citrus-themed family band.

Story Walk

June 10 – June 14 – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Church Square Park

Join us on a StoryWalk and read the bilingual picture book, Plátanos Go With Everything. Start your walk on 5th and Willow, enter the park and follow the signs, and finish the story in front of the Main Library. Make sure to visit the Children’s Room for a fun display and craft to go along with your reading! 🌸📚✨

Take a pic of your walk and tag us on social media with #HPLStoryWalk.


Taste of Hoboken

June 11th 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. at Maxwell Place

Get your tickets now for the Taste of Hoboken! Join us on June 11th, 6-9:30 pm, at Maxwell Park Place for a delightful evening on the waterfront with stunning views of the NYC skyline. TICKETS


Celebrating Pride Month

Celebrating Pride Month with love, acceptance, and unity at our library! Join us as we honor our vibrant LGBTQ+ community with fun programs and diverse stories that amplify every voice.


Juneteenth – Roundup of Celebrations

2024 Juneteenth J.U.M.P. Celebration Calender! That’s right, not just one event, but six ways to celebrate Black Culture & History here in the Mile Square City-my hometown, Hoboken!

The People’s Poetry

Friday, June 14th at 7 p.m. at Hoboken Historical Museum

J.U.M.P. x Mile Square Mommies present: “The People’s Poetry” Juneteenth Poetry Night. A special collaboration with the Hoboken Historical Museum

House Music Dance Festival

June 17th at 4;30 p.m.
Sinatra Park Amphitheater

Get ready to dance! With joy & pride, I am proud to announce that our brother & Hoboken’s very own @djdugspin will be the official DJ for both the Juneteenth House Music Dance Festival & the 2nd Annual Juneteenth Unity Picnic.

Note: 4:15pm a Unity March will be led by Kera & family, from City Hall to Sinatra Park Amphitheater for our J.U.M.P. JUNETEENTH HOUSE MUSIC DANCE FESTIVAL!


2nd Annual Juneteenth Unity Picnic

June 19th – 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Pier A, Hoboken

I’m so excited to announce that American Idol & Broadway Star, Alyssa Wray, will be joining us again this year as Ariel, The Little Mermaid! Bring the kids for games, photos, and her special LIVE performance at the Juneteenth Unity Picnic! – Kera (Mile Square Mommies)

Sinatra Sing-Off

Thursday, June 20th at 6:30 pm at Sinatra Park Amphitheater

The My Way Sinatra Sing-Off is a longstanding and sought-after singing contest in Hoboken that attracts Frank Sinatra performers from all over the world!

Southwest Fest

June 23rd at 12 pm to 5 pm a Jackson Street between Second and Fourth Street

It is official! Please join us for the second annual Southwest Fest on June 23, 2024, presented to you by the residents of Hoboken and powered by 4th Ward Councilman @rubenjr1973, @hobokenallianc, @whathobokensoundslike, and the @hobokenhousing! Located on Jackson Street between Second and Fourth Street from 12:00-5:00 pm, this family-friendly extravaganza promises a day packed with carnival games, live music by @djbripee along with live performances from local talent, face painting, a mechanical bull, and much more!

Hoboken Hoedown

Thursday, June 27h at 7 pm at Hoboken Biergarten

Wholesome New York Cowboy and the Hoboken Biergarten Present the first Hoboken Hoedown. Break out the boots and the bolos and come ready for two steppin’ and brew sippin’. It’ll be a boot-scootin’ time with resident band Nolan Lunsford and His Turnstyle Troubadors featuring a guest band monthly.


Saturday, June 29th at 605 Jackson Street

Get ready for a thrilling day of action at the Nerf Day Community Fundraiser, proudly presented by @amazing_truthsocietyhoboken. Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 29th, 2024, at the Indoor Basketball Gym located at 605 Jackson St. in Hoboken, NJ. Scan the QR code to secure your spot today. With one hour of fun for each age group. Admission is $20.00 per person at the door. Don’t miss the play times below and the chance to hear from guest speakers such as New Brunswick Police Chief Michael Bobodilla and Hudson County Prosecutors Office Capt. Javier Toro, who will educate kids on the importance of staying safe. It’s a day of learning and fun you won’t want to miss! For more details, call 347-844-2808.

Summer Fest in Hoboken, NJ

Church Square Park

Summer Fest in Hoboken, NJ Summer brings so much joy, and so much to celebrate when the weather is beautiful, and the sun is bright and shiny.


Bike Hoboken Pride Ride

Sunday, June 30th at 11 am at Hoboken Historical Museum

Meet at Hoboken Historical Museum for a 4 mile ride with 1 stop at the northwest resiliency park. Music, food, arts and craft at end of ride


Pier 14 BBQ

July 4th from 6 pm to 10 pm at Pier 14

Celebrate Independence Day in style with the Hoboken Historical Museum at the highly anticipated return of the Fourth of July Pier 14 BBQ!

Vail Stones X Street Friends Basketball Tournament

July 7th – starts at 9 am at Between 5th and 6th of Marshall Drive

JULY 7th It’s Going Down !!! 4th Annual Vail Stones X Street Friends Basketball Tournament. It’s Going To Be A Movie. Vail Stones X Street Friends Basketball Tournament This Year We Will Be Honoring Those We Lost To Gun Violence In Our Community  Live Music By – @djbripee Dead Line To Put A Team In Will Be JUNE 28th !!!

Party with Purpose 5K

Tuesday, July 9th at 7 pm

Participating in a 5K race is a great way to stay active and support local charities.

St Ann Italian Festival

July 24 -28TH 

St Ann Italian Festival returns Wednesday, July 24th. One can expect fun reunions, entertainment and world famous zeppole.

Whether seeking live music, art exhibitions, culinary delights, or community gatherings, Hoboken never disappoints. Stay connected for regular updates on upcoming events, insider tips, and the latest trends.
If you would like your Hoboken event featured in an upcoming blog post, please tag/DM us (or send a flyer and a short paragraph about the event to [email protected]).
We’re always excited to showcase our community’s incredible talent and unique experiences.

Updated June 6th 2024

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