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Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla and the City of Hoboken proudly present a Virtual Winter Concert Series.

Sat. Dec. 26, 8pm - The Eagles Engagement, an ALEO Production
Every year as part of our summer concert series in Sinatra Park, as ALEO Productions brings together a group of 30 plus musicians from Hoboken and the greater Hudson County to celebrate the music of a particular band or artist who has made an impact. This year’s subject is The Eagles. The music of the Eagles is filled with tight and glorious harmonies floating over a rock and roll/country hybrid of finely crafted songs. The Eagles Engagement features performances by Sylvana Joyce, Christina Alessi, Uton Onyejekwe, Leo Main, Peter J. Bellomo, Jaime DeJesus, Kathy Hubley, Boo Reiners, Gerry Rosenthal, Chris Smith, Nick Porcaro, Carlos Haase, Darryl Joo, Dave Lambert, Jeff Greenspan, Dave Entwistle, Josh Bicknell, Matt Scuteri, Ryan Freid, Max Feinstein, Bill Hamilton, Sean-David Cunningham, Jon Andrew, Eric Swintowski, Craig Akin, Dave DeRiso, Jeff Fernandes, Jeremy Saube, Stu Damm, Brian Prokop and Matthew Golub.

Thank you to our sponsors: Ironstate Development, Suez Water, Burgiss and

This series is made possible by a grant from The New Jersey StateCouncil on the Arts, a division of theDepartment of State, and administeredby the Hudson County Office of Culturaland Heritage Affairs, Thomas A. DeGise,Hudson County Executive and theHudson County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Sat. Dec. 19, 7pm - Holiday Banding Concert
Featuring performances by Julio Fernandez, Jack Skuller, The Fuzzy Lemons, Gene D. Plumber, Abbe Rivers, Deena and Jon of The Cucumbers, Cliff Westfall, Demolition String Band, Emily Turonis, Lloyd United, Sputnik the Band, Dave Lambert, Annalee Van Kleeck, Jim Testa, Tom Vincent, Dave Stengel, Bryan Beninghove and more.

Sat. Dec. 5th, 5pm - Family Fun Night
Featuring performances by Ron Albanese aka Polka Dot, The Fuzzy Lemons, Little RocknRollers, Rockness Music, Music Together, Music with Corey and Hoboken Aardvarks

Sat. Dec. 12, 7pm - Sinatra Tribute Concert
Featuring a screening of the short documentary "To Be Frank" produced by Branding Shorts about Hoboken's Annual Sinatra Singing Contest and performances by past Sinatra Singing Contest Winners Greg Myers, Peter Cafasso, Jerry Pearce, Zack Alexander, Dan Lauzon, Peter Cannella and Joe Cracco as well as The "Sinatra" ska band Skanatra, Mihir Beg, The Karyn Kuhl Band and so many other Sinatra Singing Contest Contestants and Sinatra music lovers.

Sat. Dec. 19, 7pm - Holiday Banding Concert
Featuring performances by Julio Fernandez, Jack Skuller, Tom Vincent, Gene D. Plumber, Abbe Rivers, Deena and Jon, The Fuzzy Lemons, Elena and Boo, Emily Turonis, Dave Lambert, Dave Stengel, and more.

Sat. Dec. 26, 8pm - The Eagles Engagement, an ALEO Production
Every year as part of our summer concert series in Sinatra Park, as ALEO Productions brings together a group of 30 plus musicians from Hoboken and the greater Hudson County to celebrate the music of a particular band or artist who has made an impact. This year’s subject is The Eagles. The music of the Eagles is filled with tight and glorious harmonies floating over a rock and roll/country hybrid of finely crafted songs. The Eagles Engagement features performances by Sylvana Joyce, Christina Alessi, Uton Onyejekwe, Leo Main, Peter J. Bellomo, Jaime DeJesus, Kathy Hubley, Boo Reiners, Gerry Rosenthal, Chris Smith, Nick Porcaro, Carlos Haase, Darryl Joo, Dave Lambert, Jeff Greenspan, Dave Entwistle, Josh Bicknell, Matt Scuteri, Ryan Freid, Max Feinstein, Bill Hamilton, Sean-David Cunningham, Jon Andrew, Eric Swintowski, Craig Akin, Dave DeRiso, Jeff Fernandes, Jeremy Saube, Stu Damm, Brian Prokop and Matthew Golub.


Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla, The City of Hoboken, The Hoboken Business Alliance,

The Hoboken Business Center and Mission 50

proudly present the

Hoboken Virtual Christmas Tree Lighting
Sun., Dec. 13, beginning at 6pm

Streaming @ Facebook.com/Hoboken/LIve

Featuring Host and MC Elvis the Elf

Holiday Greetings by local Business Owners

performances by

• Finn and Jack McLoughlin of Garden Street School of Performing Arts

• Joanna Barry and Grace Connelly of Emerald Fire Irish Step Dance

• Chris O'Connor from Mile Square Theatre

• Storytime with Jack Silbert

• Special appearance by Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla and Santa Claus

Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla, The City of Hoboken invite you to attend

The Hoboken Art Walk
Sun. Nov. 8, 2020, 11am to 3pm
Free, Self-Guided, Citywide Walking Tour of Local Galleries and Artist’s Work
Map and Location Directory of participating Galleries, Artists' displays, Wall Murals and Utility Box Murals posted below.

All artist's work will be displayed outdoors or in windows that can safely been seen from the sidewalk.

Artists and visitors advised to wear masks and social distance when approaching each other.

Halloween Virtual Costume Contest Winners 2020

Family Category

Hamilton Broadway Show
Zoey and his parents
- Zoey is Lafayette from Hamilton Broadway Show.

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Isabella and her parents. - Our daughter is such an old soul!

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(Football)Team Eckert!

Madison & Maxwell and their parents


The bees and their beekeepers!

Evelyn and Bridget are the bees. Parents are the beekeepers and Carl the dog holding the honey jar.


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Signs, Signs, everywhere are signs! Streetlight, stoplight, doggy sign. Madison & Sydney  

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Grayson -  ET Theme.  Grayson is Elliot and his mom Margherita is Gertie

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Neil: The “Apple” of my I. iPhone and an AirPod (both home made). Neil is an AirPod, mom is an iPhone screen

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Cruella de Vil And her Dalmatians - McKinley , Kennedy and Monroe


Among Us Characters - Jeff  and Gladis and mom and dad


The skeleton family. Matthew is dressed as the Skull Trooper from Fortnite. My husband and I decided to join in the Halloween fun dressing as skeletons.

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Harry Potter Theme. All dressed as Hogwarts Student from “Harry Potter”
Molly - as Ginny Weasley, Patrick as Harry Potter, Jillian as Hermione Granger and Annie as Luna Lovegood

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Dalmatian puppies! - Abby & Amelia  

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Ages 2 and Under Category

Victor - Baby bartender


Cameron  - Edward Scissorhands


Aashvi - Classic baby in a pumpkin


Freya - Cute Cow.

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Lena -  Ruth Badger Ginsburg


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Cecile  - Hoboken has a Skunk issue. Little stinker in Columbus Park

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Jadyn  - Cutest lion ever.


Noah -   Baby Shark

Diya - Bunny. She is a bunny who came out of a magician's hat!

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Ages 3 to 5 Category

Reyna -  Belle from The beauty and the beast

Emiliano - Harry Potter with Hedwig

Andre - Strong Hulk

Skyler - Skyler took a twist to Beauty and the Beast by dressing up as Harajuku Belle. She’s showing how to be safe and stylish while wearing a mask.

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Reyna - Rowan - Velociraptor


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Leika - Gumball Machine

Ages 6 to 8 category


Emily  - Punk devil.


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Randy  - Evil Bobble Head Court Jester


Dilan  - Rock, Paper, Scissors


Satya - Kamala Harris

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Chayton - Dog Man from the Dav Pulley series books. Has built in masks too :)

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Harper  - storm trooper

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Simrin  - Naughty Devil  


Mira - Raven of Southwest Park. The raven drew a beak on her mask since you couldn't see her "real" one underneath.

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Vedant - Magician! He can pull out handkerchief out of hat and even a bunny!

Alison - Zombie and I love to scare you!



Ages 9 to 12 Category


Cameron - Big Ben! (The famous clock tower in London).


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Lola - Voo doo doll

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Jackson - -Optimus Amazon Prime


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Natalia  - Beautiful doll prior to 2020 and then doll in 2020

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Sienna   - Bloody Mary

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Zachary - Dabi from “My Hero Academia”

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Zoe - Glamorous Witch of Southwest Park. She is sporting a handmade mask with red lips and a slightly evil smile.

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Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla, The City of Hoboken and Projected Images of Hudson County present
Hoboken Halloween Drive-In Movies Under the Stars

Co-sponsored by The Hoboken Business Center, Mission 50 and The Dell'Aquila Family

This program is made possible in part by funds from The New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, administered by the Hudson County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Thomas A. DeGise, County Executive and the Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Presenting a screening of The Addams Family
(Animated, 2019, PG, 1hr 26 min.)

The Addams Family is a 2019 computer-animated black comedy film directed by Conrad Vernon and Greg Tiernan and based on the characters created by Charles Addams. The film stars the voices of Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz, Finn Wolfhard, Nick Kroll, Snoop Dogg, Bette Midler, and Allison Janney. Gomez and Morticia Addams move to a derelict mansion in New Jersey surrounded by a marsh and hidden by a fog in the top of a mountain to raise a family. Thirteen years later, Gomes is teaching his son Pugslay the saber tradition of the Addams family while Wednesday is questioning her mother about the world outside the mansion gate.  

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020; Movie starts 6:30pm, Gate opens 5:45pm

Friday, Oct. 30, 2020; Movie starts 6:30pm, Gate opens 5:45pm

Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020; Movie starts 6:00pm, Gate opens 5:20pm


Location:  Hoboken Business Center Parking Lot, 50 Harrison St.  

Enter on Harrison St., Exit via New York Ave. / Observer Highway
Parking spaces are given out on a first come basis.
$25 per car. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Accepting credit card payment only.

www.hobokennj.gov/register

Subtitles will be projected on the movie screen upon request.

For more information: gfallo@hobokennj.gov

All attendees must wear a mask when not in their cars.
Concession stand will be selling beverages, baked goods and snacks.
Portable toilets will be on-site with hand sanitizer dispensers.

Winter Concert Series: Live Streaming on Facebook.com/Hoboken and on Instagram @Hoboken on the dates and times below.

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