Aug 2016

Family Fun Nights




Shipyard Park - located at 13th Street and McFeeley Drive

Aug 11, 20167:00pm Aug 11, 2016 Family Fun Nights America/New_York Shipyard Park - located at 13th Street and McFeeley Drive Health and Human Services
Event Description:

Presented by the City of Hoboken

Polka Dot (Ron Albanese)

Polka Dot (Ron Albanese)

and co-sponsoredby The Applied Companiesand Apple Montessori Schools

FREE Outdoor Performancesoffer fun for the whole family.

When: Tuesday evenings at 7pm

Where: Shipyard Park,located at 13th Street and McFeeley Drive.Contact: Geri Fallo(201) 420-2207

Schedule for 2016


June 7 – Yosi  (lively Children’s Sing-a-long) Award winning musician, Yosi performs original and traditional songs throughout North East USA & beyond. From school and library events to regional music festivals, Yosi’s shows are whimsical, imaginative, and enthusiastic. ‘Super Kids Rock’ won NPR: 2009’s Best Music For Kids, And Their Families, and 2010 Creative Child Preferred Choice Award; Winner of The National Parenting Center’s 2010 Seal of Approval.

June 14 – Preschool of RockPreschool of Rock offers an exciting, entertaining andeducational music show for kids. Don’t miss it!

Preschool of Rock

June 21 –Erin Lee & the Up Past Bedtime BandErin’s original songs about loose teeth, lost baseballs, & other assorted joys & challenges of childhood have earned her national attention as one of the freshest, funniest, & insightful performers for kids . . . and of course, their parents.






June 28 – The Fuzzy LemonsGet ready to jump, wiggle, and shake with The Fuzzy Lemons, the juiciest family-friendly rock band on the scene! With laugh-out-loud lyrics and memorable melodies, every song tells a story and every show is full of fun, inspiring kids of all ages to dance and sing along with music the whole family will love!Co-sponsored by Ben & Jerry’s6:30pm – My Gym Hoboken will start the evening with a free demo for children.


July 12 – Ron Albanese (Polka Dot!) & his Polka Dot Pals!Ron brings along his POLKA DOT PALS! band for a music and comedy show like no other. There’s songs for everyone, costumes, props, special effects, and more!  6:30pm – My Gym Hoboken will start the evening with a free demo for children.

July 19 -The Hey Ya Brothers – an uproarious slapstick variety show combining circus skills, magic, and music to create big time laughter. In the tradition of comedy greats like The Marx Brothers, Abbott and Costello, or Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, classic vaudeville comedy comes to life as the Hey-Ya Brothers present their acts of skill and silliness- where the most simple of tasks turns into outlandish laughs. The New York Times calls the Hey-Ya Brothers “Hilarious” and The NY Post says the show is “Nonstop Laughter.”

July 26 -Americana Family Jamboree:playing songs from The Great Americana Songbook including classics by Hank WIlliams, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Bill Monroe, Carter Family and more with banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar and doghouse bass! The show is geared towards children but is great fun for grown ups too so bring Grandma and Grandpa, your niece, your sister, your dog! Lots of singin’ and dancin’ along so wear your dancin’ shoes!

Americana Family Jamboree

Aug 2 – Music Together  Aug. 9 – Garden Street School of the Performing Arts BandPresented by staff & students from The Garden St. School of the Performing Arts. Will keep you jumping, grooving and moving. Fun for kids and adults of all ages!

Aug. 16 – Carol Lester presents The Bubble Queen &

Carol Lester

The Royal Bubble Pops Carol Lester’s newest CD “Bubble Queen- Bubble Birthday Party Pop” launches at Hoboken’s Art & Music Festival, Sunday May 1st, 2pm at the 3rd Street Family Stage. Ms Lester, an award winning folk songwriter, was signed to the OneWorldArtists.comlabel for CD “ABC Sing With Me!” and her latest children’s collection of classical, original, traditional & personalized Bubble-Fest delights found at www.BubbleQueenMusic.com

A Big Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors for 2016

Title Sponsor:Apple Montessori Schools

GOLD Sponsors: The Applied Companies,Burgiss and Suez Water

SILVER Sponsors: My Gym Hobokenand Muller Insurance

BRONZE Sponsors: Hoboken Radiology,Halstead Property New Jersey,Singleton Galmann Realty,Hoboken Family Alliance,Anthony Davids, Inserra Shop Rite of Hoboken,and DeRuggierio, Inc. Realtors

Additional Support provided by:Keller Williams City Life Realty, Walgreens, Capital One Bank,Haven Savings Bank, Liberty Realty, Hudson Reporter, Monroe Street Movement Space,Urban Arts, and State Farm Insurance

These programs are 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.

To become a sponsor please call Geri Fallo at (201) 420-2207.

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