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Administrator of Cultural Affairs: Geraldine Fallo

This department plans and executes a wide range of community events throughout the year to promote the Arts, theater, family and music activities. Our diverse programming is designed to appeal to the entire community and bring people together. We also provide assistance to local organizations for their annual Hoboken events.

Read the 2018 Summer Fun Newsletter

Concert in Southwest Park & Family Fun Night in Shipyard Park scheduled for tonight,
Tuesday July 17th,
are cancelled due to inclement weather forecast. Shows will be rescheduled.
Check back next week for updates.

Spring & Summer Events

Movies Under the Stars  - Click for 2018 Schedule FREE outdoor movie screenings, Wed. evenings in  June, July & Aug Pier A Park, located on 1st St. & Frank Sinatra Dr., on the east end of the great lawn.

Concerts in Sinatra Park - Click for 2018 Schedule 
FREE Outdoor Summer Performances Thursday evenings at
7 pm. Amphitheater at Sinatra Park, located on Frank Sinatra Dr. between 4th & 5th Streets

Spaghetti Dinner Block Party  – Click for more info  
Thurs. Aug. 30, 2018  • 5pm to 8pm Takes place along the walkway on Sinatra Drive bet. 1st & 2nd Streets.Lots of great food, live music & family atmosphere.Tickets available for purchase beginning June 10th at City Hall in the Cultural Affairs Office, 3rd floor.

Concerts in Church Square Park - 2018 Schedule  
Takes place in front of the gazebo Wednesdays. in June July & Aug., 7pm to 9pm Church Square Park is located bet. 4th & 5th Street & Garden St. & Willow Ave.

Concerts in Southwest Park - 2018 Schedule  
Takes place in Southwest Park, Observer Hwy. bet. Harrison & Jackson St. Tuesdays in June July & Aug., 6:30pm to 8:30pm. July 24th: Kid Notes w/Chrissy Roberts & Ralph Capasso / Sylvana Joyce + The Moment; Aug. 7th: Christina Alessi & The Toll Collectors/The Fave; Aug. 14th: Max Feinstein / James Calleo

Children's Activities & Programs

Family Fun Nights - 2018 Schedule 
Tuesday nights in June, July & Aug. from 7pm to 8pm
Outdoor performances specific to children. Shipyard Park, located at 13th Street & McFeeley Drive behind the King’s Supermarket. Sponsored by Ironstate Development

Storybook Theatre - 2018 Schedule
Designed for all ages.Elysian Park, 11th & Hudson
(in case of inclement weather, tents will be set up)

ART EVENTS

Artists Studio Tour 2018 - Sun. Nov. 4th, noon to 6pm
Free self-guided walking tour of artists’ studios and community gallery spaces.Pick up maps at City Hall on the day of the tour, located at 94 Washington St.

ART on the Fence Mural Project

An Outdoor Mural Project featuring work by local artists. Banner art is displayed on construction fences on Sinatra Drive bet. 11th & Hudson St. and Maxwell Lane; Maxwell Lane bet. Sinatra Drive and 11th St. and Hudson St. bet. 14th & 15th St.

New Location, Hudson Street bet. 14th & 15th St., featuring work by: Issa Sow, Ibou Ndoye, Ray Guzman, Sissi Siaka, Tim Daly, Jennifer Morris, Eugene Gleason, John Patterson, Liz Ndoye, Jean-Paul Picard, Claudia Kreiss, Donna O'Grady, Jodie Fink, Raisa Nova. Special thanks to Toll Brothers City Living for their continued support of this project.  

 

Fall & Winter Events

Fall Arts & Music Festival – Celebrating our 25th Year

Sun., Sept. 30, 2018 • 11:00am-6:00pm
Washington St. between Observer Hwy. & 7th St.

Over 300 artists, crafters and more. Great food. Kids area on 3rd Street. 3 stages of live performances. For more information: gfallo@hobokennj.gov. Click above for more info.

Harvest Festival

Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 • 11am-3pm
Pier A Park, 1st St. & Sinatra Dr.

Hay rides, a hay maze, pony rides, petting zoo, moonwalk, face painting, pumpkin painting, balloon art, craft activities, soccer, dance & gymnastic demos, live music & dance and much more.

Ragamuffin Parade
Wed. Oct. 31, 2018; Parade begins at 3pm

Line of march setup for the parade is on Washington & 13th St. beginning at 3pm; Costume contest at Little League Field on 5th St. & River Terrace. Prizes awarded for best costumes.

Christmas Tree Lighting 2018 
Tues. Dec. 4th, 5:00pm
with Elvis the Elf, an appearance by Santa Claus and much more. Takes place In front of City Hall, 94 Washington St.

City Hall Holiday Crafts Fair - TBA  

A Big Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors for 2018

GOLD: Ironstate Development, BurgissSuez Water, and Projected Images of Hudson County

SILVER: My Gym Hoboken, Muller Insurance, Getaround, NY Waterway Ferry and Popular Bank

BRONZE: 10th & Willow Bar & Grill, Hoboken Family Alliance, Hoboken Radiology, Singleton Galmann Realty, Inserra Shop Rite of Hoboken and Tenefly Pediatrics.

Additional Support provided by: Guitar Bar, Hudson Reporter, 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.

Supported in part by a grant from the NJ Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism. www.visitnj.org.

To become a sponsor please call Geri Fallo at (201) 420-2000 ex. 5100

The public parks in Hoboken are wheelchair accessible. Program Materials for the performances are available in Large Print upon request. Assisted listening device is available upon request, with 3 weeks notice. Contact gfallo@hobokennj.gov for more information.

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Cultural Affairs

Administrator of Cultural Affairs: Geraldine Fallo

This department plans and executes a wide range of community events throughout the year to promote the Arts, theater, family and music activities. Our diverse programming is designed to appeal to the entire community and bring people together. We also provide assistance to local organizations for their annual Hoboken events.

Read the 2018 Summer Fun Newsletter

Concert in Southwest Park & Family Fun Night in Shipyard Park scheduled for tonight,
Tuesday July 17th,
are cancelled due to inclement weather forecast. Shows will be rescheduled.
Check back next week for updates.

Spring & Summer Events

Movies Under the Stars  - Click for 2018 Schedule FREE outdoor movie screenings, Wed. evenings in  June, July & Aug Pier A Park, located on 1st St. & Frank Sinatra Dr., on the east end of the great lawn.

Concerts in Sinatra Park - Click for 2018 Schedule 
FREE Outdoor Summer Performances Thursday evenings at
7 pm. Amphitheater at Sinatra Park, located on Frank Sinatra Dr. between 4th & 5th Streets

Spaghetti Dinner Block Party  – Click for more info  
Thurs. Aug. 30, 2018  • 5pm to 8pm Takes place along the walkway on Sinatra Drive bet. 1st & 2nd Streets.Lots of great food, live music & family atmosphere.Tickets available for purchase beginning June 10th at City Hall in the Cultural Affairs Office, 3rd floor.

Concerts in Church Square Park - 2018 Schedule  
Takes place in front of the gazebo Wednesdays. in June July & Aug., 7pm to 9pm Church Square Park is located bet. 4th & 5th Street & Garden St. & Willow Ave.

Concerts in Southwest Park - 2018 Schedule  
Takes place in Southwest Park, Observer Hwy. bet. Harrison & Jackson St. Tuesdays in June July & Aug., 6:30pm to 8:30pm. July 24th: Kid Notes w/Chrissy Roberts & Ralph Capasso / Sylvana Joyce + The Moment; Aug. 7th: Christina Alessi & The Toll Collectors/The Fave; Aug. 14th: Max Feinstein / James Calleo

Children's Activities & Programs

Family Fun Nights - 2018 Schedule 
Tuesday nights in June, July & Aug. from 7pm to 8pm
Outdoor performances specific to children. Shipyard Park, located at 13th Street & McFeeley Drive behind the King’s Supermarket. Sponsored by Ironstate Development

Storybook Theatre - 2018 Schedule
Designed for all ages.Elysian Park, 11th & Hudson
(in case of inclement weather, tents will be set up)

ART EVENTS

Artists Studio Tour 2018 - Sun. Nov. 4th, noon to 6pm
Free self-guided walking tour of artists’ studios and community gallery spaces.Pick up maps at City Hall on the day of the tour, located at 94 Washington St.

ART on the Fence Mural Project

An Outdoor Mural Project featuring work by local artists. Banner art is displayed on construction fences on Sinatra Drive bet. 11th & Hudson St. and Maxwell Lane; Maxwell Lane bet. Sinatra Drive and 11th St. and Hudson St. bet. 14th & 15th St.

New Location, Hudson Street bet. 14th & 15th St., featuring work by: Issa Sow, Ibou Ndoye, Ray Guzman, Sissi Siaka, Tim Daly, Jennifer Morris, Eugene Gleason, John Patterson, Liz Ndoye, Jean-Paul Picard, Claudia Kreiss, Donna O'Grady, Jodie Fink, Raisa Nova. Special thanks to Toll Brothers City Living for their continued support of this project.  

 

Fall & Winter Events

Fall Arts & Music Festival – Celebrating our 25th Year

Sun., Sept. 30, 2018 • 11:00am-6:00pm
Washington St. between Observer Hwy. & 7th St.

Over 300 artists, crafters and more. Great food. Kids area on 3rd Street. 3 stages of live performances. For more information: gfallo@hobokennj.gov. Click above for more info.

Harvest Festival

Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 • 11am-3pm
Pier A Park, 1st St. & Sinatra Dr.

Hay rides, a hay maze, pony rides, petting zoo, moonwalk, face painting, pumpkin painting, balloon art, craft activities, soccer, dance & gymnastic demos, live music & dance and much more.

Ragamuffin Parade
Wed. Oct. 31, 2018; Parade begins at 3pm

Line of march setup for the parade is on Washington & 13th St. beginning at 3pm; Costume contest at Little League Field on 5th St. & River Terrace. Prizes awarded for best costumes.

Christmas Tree Lighting 2018 
Tues. Dec. 4th, 5:00pm
with Elvis the Elf, an appearance by Santa Claus and much more. Takes place In front of City Hall, 94 Washington St.

City Hall Holiday Crafts Fair - TBA  

A Big Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors for 2018

GOLD: Ironstate Development, BurgissSuez Water, and Projected Images of Hudson County

SILVER: My Gym Hoboken, Muller Insurance, Getaround, NY Waterway Ferry and Popular Bank

BRONZE: 10th & Willow Bar & Grill, Hoboken Family Alliance, Hoboken Radiology, Singleton Galmann Realty, Inserra Shop Rite of Hoboken and Tenefly Pediatrics.

Additional Support provided by: Guitar Bar, Hudson Reporter, 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.

Supported in part by a grant from the NJ Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism. www.visitnj.org.

To become a sponsor please call Geri Fallo at (201) 420-2000 ex. 5100

The public parks in Hoboken are wheelchair accessible. Program Materials for the performances are available in Large Print upon request. Assisted listening device is available upon request, with 3 weeks notice. Contact gfallo@hobokennj.gov for more information.

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