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Your Guide to 12 {Can’t-Miss} Hoboken Events this Weekend: 12/6-12/9

Thursday 12/6

Happy Hour @ The Ainsworth


Enjoy happy hour at The Ainsworth bar from 5-7pm and get:

  • $5 Select Beers
  • 1/2 Price Glasses of Wine
  • $1 Oysters

Yuengs and Wings @ The Pig & Parrot

pig and parrot

Catch Thursday Night Football at The Pig & Parrot and nosh on $0.50 wings all night. Wash them down with $12 pitchers and $15 buckets!

Classic Cocktails @ The Winston

Winston winter cocktail

All Classic Cocktails are just $7 each at The Winston on Thursday nights, so head in for a drink and enjoy the Winter Wonderland decor!


Friday 12/7

$8 Pizzas @ The Dubliner

dubliner shots beer

Friday is pizza day! The best day of the week. During happy hour (4-8pm), Get a classic pizza for just $8, and add $1 for each topping, or just have it plain! Other specials include:

  • $4 Coors Light & Bud Light
  • $6 Spicekey & Red Bull

4-Dollar Mystery Bottles @ The Ale House

Ale House Tecate

What will you get? It’s a mystery. Spend just $4 and get a mystery bottle from open – 10pm. Other specials include:

  • $5 Jameson Caskmates, Jäger, Fireball
  • $7 Ale House Mules

$5 Any Menu Item @ McSwiggans

mcswiggans, Friday, appetizer sampler, beer

From 4-10pm, any food item on the menu is just $5 at McSwiggans! Chase your food of choice with $3 Coors Light Drafts and $4 IPAs. And if you feel you need to spruce up your fingertips, visit Suite Tee in the back for a free manicure from 7-9pm.


Saturday, 12/8

Budweiser Clydesdales on Washington Street

Budweiser clydesdales

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To celebrate the repeal of Prohibition, the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales will be making an appearance in Hoboken Saturday from 3-5pm. The appearance, which will feature the Clydesdales and iconic red wagon, will take place in Hoboken on Washington Street between 1st and 8th Streets.

TEDxHobokenWomen @ Bowtie Cinemas


Image: TedxHoboken

TEDxHobokenWomen promises to provide thought-provoking, engaging, interactive and intriguing community events for all attendees to feel like a child again, to think, to play, to wonder, to question and to live fully in each moment. From live speakers and performances to an after party, to getting to watch speakers from this year’s TEDWomen and much more, your ticket provides you with an all-access pass. More information and tickets here.

Tall Taels Album Release Party @ Willie McBride’s


Join Tall Taels Album Release Party with live music starting at 7pm!


Sunday 12/9

Brunch and Bloodys @ Halifax

Halifax Bloody Mary

For $32 per person, get unlimited small plates and a bottle of sparking wine for Halifax brunch. Fancy a Bloody Mary instead? From 11am-4pm, you can make your own Bloody Mary at the Bloody Mary bar starting at $10!

3-Course Brunch @ Bin 14

Bin14 Brunch

For $29 per person (plus tax & gratuity) you can get a 3-course brunch at Bin 14! This includes:

  • Zeppoles (3 dipping sauces)
  • 1 small plate
  • 1 entrée
  • 1 complimentary Mimosa, Bellini, Bloody Mary, coffee, or tea (after complimentary beverage, all Mimosas, Bellinis, or Bloody Marys are $3 each for 90 minutes)

NFL and Sangria Sunday @ Biggie’s

Biggies Lobster Sliders

It’s Football Sunday, and Biggie’s has got you covered with food and drink specials:

  • $1 Signature Score Shots for Hometown Touchdowns
  • $1 Off All 22 oz. Draft Beers
  • $5 Glasses of Homemade & Made-to-Order Sangria
  • $15 Pitchers of Sangria

Football Food Specials including Specialty Sliders, Tacos, Wings & more!

Written by Amanda Eitzen

A local since 2013, Amanda fancies herself a Hoboken guru; generously imposing her bar and restaurant opinions on friends and strangers who never ask for it. If you don’t see her at happy hour, she’s doing 9-to-5 marketing, sweating in some sort of fitness routine, or chowing down on delicious, yet healthy, foods. Follow @411fitlife to see what she’s up to besides grabbing drinks around town.