Holiday Events this Weekend in Jersey CityBY Editor, December 16, 2015
In just a short time the Christmas season will be over and we’ll find ourselves anxiously awaiting the New Year. There is still time to take advantage of all the festive events happening around Jersey City and Liberty Towers before time is up!
Holiday Pop Up Shop: The Holiday Pop Up Shop and Mini Christmas Market located on Jersey Avenue will be open Saturday December 19th and Sunday December 20th. From 10:30am- 8pm Jersey City residents can browse around and enjoy the festive décor and even pick up some last minute gifts! This little shop offers everything from organic skincare and beauty products to clothing and accessories. Shoppers will also be able to find leather goods, jewelry and an array of objects and décor perfect for decorating your Liberty Towers apartment! You can learn more about this pop up shop on their Facebook page.
Holiday Mart: On Saturday December 19th from 11am-7pm and Sunday December 20th from 11am-4pm the Holiday Mart will be open at the HUB on Martin Luther King JR. Drive. In addition to the market and all the shopping you can do whether for yourself or for last minute gifts, there will also be a tree lighting, ice skating, live music and plenty of food trucks! There will also be a toy drive taking place if you have an extra gift—or want to pick up something extra to contribute to a good cause. More information can be found by taking a look at their Facebook!
HDSID Holiday Market: HDSID will host a holiday market in downtown Jersey City on Grove Street. This market which is known as the “Artist & Makers Market” is known for their handmade gifts and crafts– perfect for that special someone! The market will be open December 17th and December 21st from 4-8pm. Their Facebook name lists all the vendors featured as part of their market!
The Nutcracker: A traditional holiday show, Nimbus Dance Works will be putting on a production of The Nutcracker to celebrate the end of the holiday season. The last four showings will be Friday December 18th at 7pm, Saturday December 19th at 1pm and 5pm and Sunday December 20th at 1pm. If you have all that holiday shopping done and are looking for something to do this weekend that is more relaxing this show is the perfect holiday ticket! Ticket prices and more information about the show can be found on their website.