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10 Things to Look Forward to in {Hoboken in February}

January is finally over! (Was that not the longest month ever?!) Hopefully you haven’t already given up on resolutions and are looking forward to bring on 2019. With Super Bowl, happy hours, Valentine’s Day, charity events, and more, February’s calendar is jam packed with fun!


1. Super Bowl

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Who will you be cheering on; the Eagles or the Patriots?! (Or are you just mad about the fact that both teams made it into the Super Bowl?) Find out what bars are having the best deals to watch the Super Bowl with our Complete Guide to Super Bowl LII in Hoboken.


2. Aaraa’s Galentine’s Party


On Wednesday, February 7th, go to Birch for Aaraa Accessories Galentine’s Party! Shop their new collection and check out the braid bar, hand massages, henna tattoos, and Valentine’s DIY!


3. Valentine’s Day

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Whether you’re celebrating this day with someone special or just lovin’ yourself, Hoboken has lots of activities to offer. Find out how to celebrate with our Valentine’s Day Guide: Single or Taken.


4. Amanda’s Wine Lovers Dinner


Want to enjoy a five-course dinner paired with five great wines? Wine not?! Amanda’s is offering this special for $85 per person on Friday, the 16th.


5. President’s Day


President’s Day means a three-day weekend for most! How will you be spending this day? Be sure to check back in for our weekend guide and see what Hoboken bars and restaurants will be celebrating accordingly.


6. Mug Holding Contest @ Pilsener Haus

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Every Thursday night at the Pilsener Haus, come compete in the Mug Holding Contest! The top 2 winners of each match will receive prizes along with a golden invite to the main event held on February 22nd.


7. Snow Ball

snow ballThe HOHA Snow Ball is back! The Hoboken Harriers Running Club presents their Winter Extravaganza to benefit the Jubilee Center of Hoboken and United Cerebral Palsy of Hudson County. The Jubilee Center provides Mentoring and After School Programs for the Youth of Hoboken.

Music will be provided by legendary party band, The Counterfeiters, and food will be generously provided by La Isla restaurant.

Advance Sale Tickets are just $40 in advance (includes 1 drink ticket) and $50 if you’d like open bar for the first hour (7-8pm)

Tables of 10 are available for $350 (includes one bottle of wine and 10 drink tickets) and $450 (includes one bottle of wine) if you’d like the one-hour open bar option for all guests at your table.

Ticket Prices at the Door are $45, and $55 with one-hour open bar 7-8pm.


8. Rock the Ride with Layups 4 Life @ Cyclebar


Join this awesome fundraising event Sunday, February 18th! Reserve your bike today as they will fill up fast!


9. 2018 Winter Olympics

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This month the 2018 Winter Olympics will take place! Along with watching the Olympics on TV, you can show off your own skills with drinking games, and of course, Beer Olympics!


10. Hoboken Happy Hours’ Monthly Happy Hour

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This month’s happy hour will be on February 15th! Keep an eye out for the location, and details will be announced closer to the date!

Written by Rachel WillsonOriginally from Upstate New York, Rachel moved to Hoboken two years ago to pursue her passion for all things marketing and fashion. Rachel lives for her weekends and takes pride in making sure all her friends social calendars are full. In her free time, when she isn’t crossing off items on her Hoboken bucket list, Rachel is typically finding joy in things out of her budget, speaking fluently in sarcasm, and crawling her way down Washington St. because yesterday was leg day.