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13 Things to Look Forward to in {Hoboken in July}

1. 4th of July

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It’s already that time to celebrate America! Grab a spot at Pier A early for fireworks. Stay tuned to see posts for where to celebrate the day with some red, white, and brews!


2. Party with Purpose 5K Run


On July 17th, join the fun in the run and support local youth charities, including Hoboken Boys and Girls Club, TRUE Mentors and the Jubilee Center.


3. Summer Drinks

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From rosé to fruity drinks, Hoboken sure has stirred up some great seasonal cocktails! Try drinks like this watermelon one at The Ainsworth!


4. Christmas in July @ Black Bear

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On July 27th, its Christmas in July at Black Bear! Celebrate with drink specials all night starting at 10pm.


5. Sunsets

The summer heat can make for some incredibly colorful sunsets! Be ready to walk along the water at night for a the perfect moment to capture that insta-worthy photo.


6. Free Fitness Classes

From Monday thru Thursday, you can still catch free boot camps, yoga, pilates, meditation, and more! Find out the best time for you to go here.


7. Yappy Hour @ The Ale House

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$5 wristbands for drink specials! 100% of proceeds benefit The Liberty Humane Society. Don’t forget to BYOD!


8. Movies Under the Stars

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Every Wednesday night at Pier A, grab a blanket and friends to watch movies under the stars! Check back in each week as we post what will be playing that night and more!


9. HHH 4th Birthday Party

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We’re turning 4! We will be celebrating with a party, of course! Check back in for more details as the date gets closer.


10. Summer Fridays

Most of us are blessed with summer fridays! Whether that means half days for you or a select few of the summer, get out and enjoy what Hoboken has to offer with a stay-cation.


11. Food Trucks

Food trucks are back in Hoboken! Check out many of them parked along Pier 13.


12. The Winston Comes to Hoboken

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The Winston will be ready to serve cocktails in a speakeasy environment later this month! Located in the place of Scotland Yard, this new social scene will be unlike any other in Hoboken.


13. Rooftops

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Being outside in July is mandatory when choosing a place to drink. If you’re not on a patio, you better head to a rooftop! Be sure to check out City Bistro’s new rosé bar.

Written by Rachel Willson

Originally 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.