Where did you spend this surprisingly sunny weekend? If you were off the grid for the last three days, #HipNJ has got you covered on the hottest happenings around the #GardenState!
@LSCAfterDark just threw the hottest BBQ of the summer, and #HipNJ was there for it all! Click the #LinkInBio for more. • #nj #newjersey #jerseycity #hipnj #hipnewjersey #event #fun #fomo #lsc #lscafterdark #libertysciencecenter #science #fun #party #scienceiscool #love #dance #food #drink #frose #summer #summer2017 #summer2k17
Thought the Liberty Science Center was only fun for kids? Think again! This weekend, #HipNJ attended LSC After Dark’s Electric Barbecue event that was chock full of yummy food and fun drinks! LSC After Dark teamed up with Midnight Market Jersey City to bring over 20 vendors to the event. $5 tapas-style plates were served including guac tacos from The Gauc Spot, gourmet meatballs from Hanna’s Meatballs, and grilled pineapple from Susanna Foods! LSC didn’t forget the drinks though- a #HipNJ fave, Frosé, was served to all those in attendance.
This Sunday, the #GardenState went off to the races in Monmouth County! Hundreds of New Jersey residents flocked to Monmouth Park to watch the 50th annual Haskell Horse Race. Those in attendance were able to place bets, spend time at the bar and enjoy a day full of good company!
After our trip to the Liberty Science Center, #HipNJ visited Taphaus in #JerseyCity! We instantly fell in love with the restaurant’s industrial modern vibe. The experience got even better from there, thanks to our lovely server Catherine, some of the most divine veggie burgers and truffle fries in town, and our window seat overlooking the best cityscape in the world! #TaphausJC is a must visit the next time you are in the area!
This weekend was also host to the 35th Annual QuickCheck New Jersey Festival of Ballooning! Readington, NJ was host to the largest summertime hot air balloon and music festival in North America! Attendees were able to take hot air balloon rides, enjoy a wide selection of good food and drink, and see multiple live performances. Not only this, but the event featured many other forms of entertainment, including a fireworks show!
Chester gave a #peachy twist to the weekend by kicking off the Peach Harvest Festival! The festival was a celebration of everything peach, from homemade peach ice cream, peach pie and peach picking! The fun didn’t stop there- there were pony rides, a moon bounce and lots more family fun! If you missed it this weekend, don’t worry! The festival will continue until August 13th.
Toms River spiced up the weekend with a Walk Around Beer Tasting Party! 30 different beers of many styles were available for tasting and purchasing! The event also featured lite bites to curb your appetite!
Sussex County mixed high class and casual this weekend by hosting a Wine and Wings Festival! Attendees were able to taste wine from 3 wineries, Cava Winery, DiMatteo Vineyards, and Villari Vineyards! Event goers were able to sip on fine wine while enjoying live entertainment and food trucks!
Summer Antiques Expo Sunday July 30 Mennen Sports Arena Morristown NJ Just 17 days away! 50 plus dealers Air Conditioned! www.dturiantiqueshows.com #mennenarena #antiquesnewjersey #newjersey #antique #art #vintage #vintagejewelry #esatejewelry #midcenturymodern #midcenturymodernfurniture #comics #colectables #countryantques #coolstuff
On July 30th, the William G. Mennen Sports Arena hosted the Summer Antiques Expo. There were fifty-plus dealers in attendance of the event! Event goers were able to shop an eclectic mix of items with everything rom county Americana to jewelry and collectible porcelain!