The Weekender: Pacific Flea outdoor market, Downtown art crawl

by newjerseyshores | Apr 11, 2024

The Weekender: Pacific Flea outdoor market, Downtown art crawl

Jersey City Exchange Place artWarm weather is here and more markets are returning this weekend. Head to Bergen-Lafayette for the return of Pacific Flea or check out the Downtown Art Crawl in the Powerhouse Arts District.

Thursday Events

What: Zeppelin Hall Meatball Fest
When: through Sunday, April 28
Where: 88 Liberty View Drive
Zeppelin Hall is celebrating all things meatball-related with its Meatball Festival. Head to the beer hall to order from 12 different international meatball entrees.

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What: Pet Shop JC Live Gigs
When: Thursday, April 11 from 8pm
Where: 193 Newark Avenue
Live music returns to Pet Shop JC featuring The Ravens, Binturong, and The Holy Childhood. Meanwhile, PS Wine Bar will feature Philip Nasty’s Netherworld Nighttime Market.

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What: Milton at Fox & Crow
When: Thursday, April 11 from 8pm to 10pm
Where: 594 Palisade Avenue
Milton and his trio of NYC stage and studio vets play songs from his own large catalog and draw a wide range of vintage, rootsy grooves. Admission is $10/pp.

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Friday Events

What: Mother Hubbard at Fox & Crow
When: Friday, April 12 from 9pm to 11pm
Where: 594 Palisade Avenue
Mother Hubbard is a unique funk-rock group hailing from Northern New Jersey. The band is a love child between the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Steely Dan. Admission is $10/pp.

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Saturday Events

What: Pacific Flea Outdoor Market
When: Saturday, April 13 from 11am to 5pm
Where: 149 Pacific Avenue
Outdoor market season is back in Jersey City! Enjoy a lazy Saturday afternoon as you shop antiques, art, records, jewelry, and more at this outdoor market.

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What: Downtown Art Crawl
When: Saturday, April 13 from 3pm to 7pm
Where: 150 Bay Street
The Art Crawl focuses on a single, walkable neighborhood, bringing together arts events and exhibitions with local businesses, which offer discounts and promos for the Art Crawlers. This weekend’s crawl will focus on galleries near the Powerhouse Arts District.

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What: Corretto Comedy Lounge — Derek Gaines
When: Saturday, April 13 at 7pm and 9:30pm
Where: 123 Newark Avenue
Comedian Derek Gaines will perform two shows at the Corretto Comedy Lounge. Admission is $20/pp at the door or $15/pp in advance.

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What: Kelli Bruno at Fox & Crow
When: Saturday, April 13 from 8pm to 10pm
Where: 594 Palisade Avenue
One-woman band Kelli Bruno is indie-folk bourbon for the soul. A native of Cranford, NJ, she’s become a regular at infamous venues throughout the tristate area. Admission is $10/pp.

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