51.4°F
Feels like 51.4°F
Overcast

February 27, 2014

Hoboken St. Patty’s Day Bar Crawl Information

Here is a note from the organizers of Hoboken St. Patrick’s Day Pub Crawl edited slightly for better copy on this website. I publishing this here as information that visitors of Hoboken and participating residents could actually use but keep this is not necessarily an endorsment of the downside effects of binge drinking on the first Saurday of March every year with or without the parade.  Several years ago the parade was put on hold after the Mayor wanted it moved to a weekday since that  cancellation of the St. Patrick’s Day parade the number of incidents has gone down and the party has been more localised downtown.  TheBoken.com is all about celebration and certainly does not Hoboken to become a dry town but would just encourage revelers to have fun and be responsible and respectful to our city and have fun. If you or a frend get too drunk cut yourself off or them and get home or to the apartment you are visiting. Try to avoid an emergency room visit at all costs. Now on to the annual St. Patty’s Day Pub Crawl message…..

“Keep the tradition going strong! That’s exactly what we’re here to do. The phenomenon that takes hold of Hoboken every single March is quickly approaching. Not only is the weather going to get a little warmer, it is the perfect way to get the party started for St Patrick’s Day – a real pre – St. Paddy’s day event! The first Saturday of March is a special day in Hoboken, NJ. Not only do all of the great bars and venues in Hoboken collaborate on a star-studded event, this year the “All Access Pass” is the one package you’ll need in order to spend the entire day in excitement. Join organizers this Saturday March 1 during their annual St. Paddy’s Celebration as Hoboken unites in solidarity to offer a great package for those who wish to celebrate in style and tradition. It’s been a long winter and at HobokenStPatricksDay.com, we are all definitely ready for the spring to come and the St. Patrick’s Day festivities to get under way.

All of the hottest bars in Hoboken will be flooded for this year’s annual Saint Paddy’s Celebration – so make sure you’re ready! With the “All Access Pass” package, you’ll be able to visit the best route of venues throughout the entire day. The times might surprise you – starting at 10AM? Yep! That’s what Hoboken and the first Saturday in March is famous for. Keep the tradition going strong and make sure to get up early and support the Hoboken community during the great holiday of St. Patrick’s Day. This is what it’s all about – fun in the streets, socializing with your closest friends and co-workers, and rejoicing in celebration. You’ve probably been to Hoboken before but you might not be prepared for the festivities that take place on the streets of Hoboken during this joyous occasion. Gather your friends and come out to enjoy a full day of partying and revel with the ultimate party experience in Hoboken, the All Access Pass!

Hoboken St. Pats Flyer 3-1-2014

With the “All Access Pass”, you register at the location that you choose (your starting point). You’ll receive a wristband, entitling you to reduced admission to all of the participating venues. Each guest only needs 1 All Access Pass in order to participate in the event.You will also receive a full map of Hoboken’s best venues to visit during the day. Over 30 venues are participating in this year’s Hoboken St Patrick’s Day Celebration.

Participating Venues Include: Mills Tavern, The Shannon, Biggies, Hoboken Bar & Grill, 10th & Willow, Bahama Mama, Texas Arizona, BOA, Cadillac Cantina, The Dubliner, Room 84, Scotland Yard, Wicked Wolf Tavern, Havana Cafem, Hotel Victor, Marty O’Briens, McSwiggans, Mulligan’s, Nag’s Head, Basile’s Pizza, The Brass Rail, Black Bear Bar, 1 Republik, Arthur’s Tavern, Louise & Jerry’s Tavern, Trinity Bar, The Farside, Stinky Sullivan’s, Mikie Squared Bar, Moran Pub, Stewed Cow, West Five Supperclub, Village Pourhouse, Willie McBrides, Finnegan’s, Turtle Club, McMahons Brownstone Ale House, Madison Bar, and City Bistro.”

Go to HobokenStPatricksDay.com if you are interested. Stay safe out there people.

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)

January 31, 2014

Wicked Wolf Hoboken Superbowl XLVIII Options February 2, 2014

Attention Football Fans planning to party in Hoboken this Sunday for the SuperBowl…..

The Wicked Wolf of Hoboken located at 120 Sinatra Drive along the waterfront has its itinerary set for a big party. They claim it will be their biggest ever.

Wicked Wolf Hoboken Superbowl XLVIII 02-02-2014

The Super Bowl has finally arrived and Wicked Wolf is throwing it’s biggest Sunday party yet.  The day starts at 11am for their tailgate party.  Come pregame with mimosas, manmosas, bloodys and brunch.  As an added surprise, Wicked Wolf is excited to announce a lineup of celebrity and guest DJs like 92.3 NOWs DJ Yonny, Andrew Menendez, and Resident DJ Nunz, along with other special appearances.  And the party would not be complete without our host, the Legendary MC Showboat.

Their 30 flat screen TVs and 100 inch projection screen ensures that even their biggest football enthusiasts won’t miss a play.  For food fans, there will be .50¢ wings that pair nicely with $15 Buckets of Bud Light Bottles or $15 Bud Light Towers.

Call 201-659-7500 for reservations.

 

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 10.0/10 (1 vote cast)

December 19, 2013

Festivus at Village Pourhouse December 23rd at 8PM in Hoboken – Air Your Grievances!

From the folks at Trivia AD, with Chanukah over and Christmas a bit commercialized there is a holiday for the rest of us: Festivus! ……

Festivus in Hoboken 12-23-2013 Village PourHouse

Do you hate the commercial and religious aspects of Christmas? Are you exhausted from raining blows on other shoppers while reaching for that last doll on the shelf? Do you find tinsel distracting?

If we’re scratching you right where you itch, then gather to celebrate a Festivus for the rest of us with a Seinfeld Trivia & Airing of Grievances at Village Pourhouse Hoboken on Monday, December 23 at 8pm!

https://www.facebook.com/events/248199138670667/

In case you didn’t know, Festivus is really December 23 — YES, we know we just blew your mind.

Reservations can be made at seamus@funbars.com with “Festivus” in the subject line.

So what are you waiting for? Stop crying, and fight your father!”

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 10.0/10 (1 vote cast)

December 17, 2013

Texas Arizona Oskar Blues Brewery Tap Takeover Party and Christmas Party December 18, 2013

Filed under: Bars,Beer,Restaurants,Texas Arizona — Tags: , , — TheBoken @ 12:55 PM

The following holiday event will be at Texas Arizona tomorrow night Wednesday December 18th starting at 6pm……

Texas Arizona Xmas Party 12-18-2013 Hoboken New Jersey

Texas Arizona is located at 76 River Street in Hoboken right near the PATH station. Call 201-420-0304 for more information.

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)

The Cuban Restaurant and Bar New Years Eve Options in Hoboken

Hoboken’s The Cuban is offering up their NYE packages for the turn of the year….

THE CUBAN RESTAURANT AND BAR ANNOUNCES THREE UNIQUE WAYS TO CELEBRATE NEW YEAR’S EVE IN STYLE

Dinner Gala, DJ, Dancing & More Makes The Cuban in Hoboken the

Premier Destination to Ring in 2014

 Cuban-New-Years-Eve-2014-Hoboken-New Jersey

The Cuban Restaurant and Bar (333 Washington St.) invites patrons to take a journey back in time, as it rings in the New Year! On New Year’s Eve, Tuesday, December 31, 2013, The Cuban will offer three unique experiences including:

  • The NYE Gala, entertaining guests from dinner to the ball drop
  • Special Cuban Dinner; and
  • Cocktail Package, to kick off 2014 with flair.

The all-inclusive New Years Eve Gala includes a three-course dinner, featuring The Cuban’s savory authentic Cuban cuisine, a champagne toast and grapes at midnight. In addition, there will be a live DJ, a dance floor and a premium open-bar through the evening. The gala is from 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. and tickets are $125 per person. Guests will enjoy authentic Cuban dishes prepared by Executive Chef Alexis Lahens, in which Empanaditas, Croqueta de Jamon, and El Classico, to name a few, will be included in the celebration.

In a second Choice, patrons at the New Year’s Eve Dinner will enjoy an a la carte meal from 4 to 7 p.m. The a la carte meal includes classic menu items such as: Barrigada de Cerdo - Sherry glazed pork belly, bacon fufu, black bean puree, shaved apple salad; Ensalada de Remolacha y Cabra - Beet & whipped goat cheese salad, orange, pickled red onion, glazed walnut, Perdo Ximenex vinaigrette; and Bistec - Grilled bone in NY strip steak, papas bravas, Catalan spinach, charred onions.

Finally, the Bar Package includes a four-hour premium open bar and passed tapas for $70 per person. The Bar Package will be offered from 10 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. The Cuban’s famous sangrias and mojitos will also be available at the open-bar with the Gala and Bar Package. Delicious drinks such as the Mojito Cubano, made with Don Q Cristal Rum, Mint, Limes, Sugar Syrup, and Sugarcane and the Rosada Espumado, also known as Sparkling Rose Sangria, will be available to guests throughout the celebration.

With the words “La Vida es un Carnival” being its inspiration, The Cuban stands as the perfect place to start off the year right! All tickets must be purchased in advance; call The Cuban at 201-795-9899 to reserve your spot today.

ABOUT THE CUBAN RESTAURANT & BAR

Located in the heart of Hoboken and just steps away from the Train Station, The Cuban Restaurant & Bar has become a favorite among locals and visitors alike for its authentic Latin American cuisine, intertwining a sparkling modern style that is undeniably unique. Celia Cruz’s famous words “La Vida es un Carnaval!” ring and echo in the muraled walls, savory cuisine, mouthwatering cocktails and lively music. The colors, smiles and energy will make you feel Cuban for at least a night and let you understand~ life is a Carnival! The Cuban boasts a charming outdoor patio in the warmer months, as well as intimate spaces for private parties. The Cuban serves dinner 4-10 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; Thursday-Saturday 4-11 p.m.; Sunday 4-10 p.m. The Cuban serves brunch Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., as well as a late-night menu from 11 p.m.-1 a.m. Thursday-Saturdays. Weekly drink, happy hour and music specials. The Cuban accepts all major credit cards. For more information, please visit www.thecubannj.com or call 201-795-9899

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)

November 15, 2013

Hudson Taven to Host Special “Guest” DJ – DJ Kurt This Friday and Saturday and Next Weekend as well – November 15,16, 22 and 23

Filed under: Bars,bars and nightlife,Hoboken — Tags: , , , , , , — TheBoken @ 10:00 AM

DJ-Kurt-with-phrase

Hudson Tavern, located at the corner of 14th and Hudson in Hoboken will be hosting special “Guest” DJ – DJ Kurt This Friday and Saturday and next weekend as well – November 15,16, 22 and 23. As editor of TheBoken.com I will shed my behind the scenes persona and lead the music at the Hudson Tavern while the bartenders focus on making the drinks. As a DJ in his 40s I have an both a popular and eclectic range of musical possibilities from rock, pop, good hip hop (the danceable kind), dance classics, new dance, and even some country thrown in to keep you guessing. I try to read the crowd and switch things up quite frequently to keep em’ guessing.

Spread the word and let the party begin. I will start approximately at 10:30-11pm all nights and play till close. I have had positive feedback with my guest gigs and enjoy doing this as yet another one of my hobbies. The nice thing about the Hudson Tavern is the wide range of ages that frequent the bar. It makes for a challenge to keep most people interested in the music. Leave your requests in the comments and I will do my best to accommodate.

For my gigs I plug into the house sound system from the corner part of the bar on 14th street with my iPad and the app DJay 2 shown below…..

DJay-Screen-Shot-DJ-Kurt

 

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)

November 1, 2013

Friends Trivia at Village Pourhouse Hoboken November 5th 8pm Hosted by Trivia AD

Here is another upcoming event sponsored by Trivia AD at the Village Pourhouse November 5th in Hoboken…..

Trivia AD Friends Trivia Village Pourhouse Hoboken 11-5-2013

“Every, every Thanksgiving um, we used to have a touch football game called the ‘Geller Bowl.’" Let’s bring it in. Draft your team and head to the Village Pourhouse on Tuesday, November 5 at 8pm for Friends Trivia! Losers walk! Yeah, losers talk! No, no, no, actually losers rhyme. Email seamus@funbars.com with "Friends Trivia" in the subject line. Bunny up.

The Village Pourhouse is located at 205 1st Street in Hoboken, NJ.

Facebook Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/170997833093549/

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)

October 30, 2013

Hoboken Halloween Party Options on Halloween Day 10-31-2013

Here are some of the parties out there in Hoboken New Jersey for the real Halloween Day which is tomorrow 10/31/2013. This is just a sample and many establishments already had their Halloween bashes last Saturday. Here is your last chance to wear a super hero costume in Hoboken and not be considered different ….

The Chandelier Room W Hotel Hoboken at 225 River Street:

Haunt Hoboken Flyer Chandelier Room Hoboken Halloween 2013

Texas Arizona: 76 River Street, Hoboken NJ

Dog Fish Days Texas Arizona 10-31-2013 Hoboken Halloween

Marty O’Brien’s: 94 Bloomfield Street Hoboken, NJ

MArty O'Briens Hoboken Halloween

The Shannon: 106 1st Street Hoboken, NJ

The Shannon Hoboken Halloween 2013

The Turtle Club: 936 Park Ave Hoboken, NJ

Turtle Club Halloween

The Madison: 1316 Washington Street

The Madison Hoboken Halloween 2013

Kolo Klub: 1422 Grand St Hoboken, NJ

Kolo Klub Hoboken Halloween 2013

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 10.0/10 (1 vote cast)

October 11, 2013

Chandelier Room Football Sundays in Hoboken – Doors Open at Noon

Chandalier Roon Hoboken Football Sunday 10-13-2013

The Chandelier Room is hosting Football Sundays during the NFL season. Locate don the 2nd floor of the W Hotel this establishment provides an alternative viewing place to the many sports bars in Hoboken. There are $4 beers and drink specials all days long. The Djs are Brooklyn Dawn and Tava Luv. Table reservations are available by calling 201-253-2520.

The address is 225 River Street Hoboken and more information can be seen at www.chandelierroom.com

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)

September 3, 2013

4th Annual Hoboken Comedy Festival to Feature Artie Lange October 2nd through 6th 2013

You will really be able to laugh it up in Hoboken coming soon: Artie Lange will be featured in Hoboken’s 4th annual Comedy Festival October 2nd through the 6th.

4th Annual Hoboken Comedy Festival

to feature Artie Lange in October

Hoboken Comedy Festival  2013If you attended last year’s sold out Hoboken Comedy Festival, you may have noticed the unannounced cameos, the star studded lineup and the five days of comedy contribution to the city of Hoboken. In 2013 you should expect that and more–according to Festival Coordinator Dan Frigolette.  This year Howard Stern Alum and Hoboken Resident Artie Lange will close the Festival at the Pilsener Haus on Hoboken’s 14th Street.

The festival takes place October 2nd-6th all throughout Hoboken New Jersey, and brings with it headliners: Andrew Schulz from Guy Code, Thomas Dale from Chelsea Lately, Chuck Nice from the Today Show, Jessimae Peluso from Girl Code, and as mention Artie Lange from the Artie Lange Show along with two dozen feature comedians seen and heard all throughout your televisions and radios.

If you’re an aspiring act, it’s not too late to submit yourself to perform in front of industry leaders, decision makers and for a chance to open up for Artie Lange. All you need is a 6 minute YouTube clip and a headshot. To submit check out www.HobokenFestival.com/Submit.

Beyond the laughs, humor and alcohol consumption that comes with any comedy night, you can add the feel good element of supporting local charities. Each year the Hoboken Comedy Festival donates money to a partnering charity.

For the second year in a row, the Liberty Humane Society who supports dog adoption services, and low cost veterinary clinics all throughout Hudson County will be the partner organization. In 2012 the Hoboken Comedy Festival raised over $1200 for the charity.

In 2013 Hoboken Comedy Festival will supply LHS with comedian Justin Silver of CBS’s Dogs in the City for their Annual Bark in the Park Event in Hoboken’s Church Square Park on October 6th, and will be donating ticket proceeds, direct donations and calendar sales from the festival to the non-profit organization based in Jersey City NJ.

“The Hoboken Comedy Festival is a celebration of Hoboken’s Entertainment Independence” says Frigolette of the venture, “supporting local businesses and charities are the tenets that created the event.” This year half a dozen local businesses will sponsor the festival and the promotion photo shoot featuring famous comedians interacting with adoptable dogs at notable Hoboken locations.

Mayor Dawn Zimmer recognized the Hoboken Comedy Festival as “one of the latest additions to Hoboken’s vibrant cultural and arts scene.”

Hoboken Comedy Festival  2013 - Mayor Dawn Zimmer Letter

This year’s festival will consist of five shows over five days from October 2nd-6th. Go to www.HobokenFestival.com for more information and how to purchase tickets.

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)
Older Posts »