Your Guide to 12 {Can’t-Miss} Hoboken Events this Weekend: 6/28-7/1

It’s that time again; July 4th is just around the corner. Enjoy a variety of drink and food specials or begin your summer bucket list to get you in the mood for a week-long celebration of the great US of A.

Thursday, 6/28

Summer Concerts @ Waterfront Park

hoboken summer concerts

Whether you like rock, jazz, blues, Latin, swing or pop, Hoboken summer concerts have you covered. Every Thursday from 7-9pm, bring your dancing shoes, and enjoy listening to a variety of music with a hard-to-beat view of Manhattan.

TIKI Thursdays @ City Bistro

tiki drinks

Instagram: @citybistrohoboken

TIKI TIME is back! Enjoy Hawaiian-inspired food and drink specials – who doesn’t want to have the luxury of sipping a Bahama Mama out of a pineapple? Oh, and don’t forget the mini umbrella – it’s a staple of paradise.

Pint Night @ Hotel Victor

pint night

Get your hands on your favorite drafts for only $4 starting at 10pm!

DJ Cream @ Tally-Ho

tally-ho dj dance party

Instagram: @tallyhoboken

Stop by and see DJ Cream perform live starting at 9pm!

Ladies Night @ Biggie’s

ladies night at biggie's

Instagram: @biggiesclambar

It’s Ladies Night! Grab your girls and head to Biggie’s from 4pm on to receive specials on food and drinks. Cheers!


Friday, 6/29

Hawaiian Nights @ Black Bear

pineapple drink at black bear

Break out the hula skirts and come sip on these drink specials!

  • $4 bud lights
  • $5 Jameson drinks
  • $5 Malibu drinks
  • $6 Green Tea shots
  • $15 pineapple drinks (and refill all drinks for only $8)

Summer Fridays @ Willie McBride’s

summer shandy at willie's

Cheers to $5 pints of Summer Shandy, every Friday from 3-7pm, ALL SUMMER LONG!

Vida Fridays @ The HUB

al alfa

Come see El Alfa perform live! Doors open at 9pm.


Saturday, 6/30

Late Night Happy Hour @ The Shepherd & the Knucklehead

beer wall at the shep

It’s 10 o’clock somewhere! The Shep has you covered ALL DAY LONG. Start the day with brunch at 11 am and end it with a late night happy hour, 10pm – 1am.

All Day Happy Hour @ Urban Coalhouse

urban coal house happy hour

Happy Hour All Day:

  • $3 Domestic Drafts
  • $5 Craft/Import Drafts
  • $5 House Wines
  • $5 Well Drinks


Sunday, 7/1

Bangin’ Brunch Buffet @ The Madison

madison breakfast buffet

The brunch buffet is BACK! Start Sunday Funday the right way between 10am and 3pm.

Sunday Brunch @ Bin 14


Instagram: @bin14winebar

As if one course wasn’t enough, enjoy THREE from 10am-4pm every Saturday and Sunday! $29 (plus tax & gratuity) gets you zeppoles (3 dipping sauces), 1 small plate, 1 entrée, and 1 complimentary Mimosa, Bellini, Bloody Mary, coffee, or tea. After complimentary beverage, all Mimosas, Bellinis, or Bloody Marys are $3 each for 90 minutes.

Written by Jill Skipper

Jill is a South Jersey native with a serious beach addiction. If you don’t find her in Hoboken riding her largest living room “decoration”, her Peloton bike, she is most likely floating on her avocado tube in Barnegat Bay. Give her a marg with salt, her two goldendoodles and some bourbon cheese from Murray’s cheese shop, and she’ll love you forever. See ya at the beach, friends!