January is coming to a close but New Jersey is still going hard by ending off with a bang. This weekend Started off with a boozy festival, leading to a start of a new year and Steve Harvey getting another chance to host the Miss Universe Pageant.
Friday 27th- There is nothing like starting off your weekend sitting back and having an enjoyable glass of wine. Friday invited guests to enjoy a few glasses. Harborside’s waterfront property held Jersey Cities wine festival from 5-10pm on Friday. Tickets included 13 different styles of wine from 9 different countries, live entertainment and food cooked by Chef Eric LeVine winner of 2011 Chopped.
Saturday 28th- Some of us may have already started to slack on our New Year’s resolutions but millions of people have just begun their celebrations. The Chinese New Year started January 28th, is a two week celebration amongst friends and family surrounded by the color red, wishes of good luck and food. The dragon is an iconic symbol of the Chinese new year representing strength, power and good luck. This year is also the year of the Rooster the 10th animal in the cycle.
Sunday 29th- “Let’s get this out of the way. I know what you’re thinking: ‘Is that the guy from last year? Did they bring back that guy from last year?’ Well, they did. It’s me. I’m back!” Joked Steve Harvey January, 29th while given another chance to Host Miss Universe in 2017. He did not make a mistake this year and accurately announced the pageant winner.
A Huge Congratulations to Iris Mittenaere (Miss France) an advocate for Oral Hygiene! She is studying to become a Dental Surgeon and wants to begin campaigning for dental care around the world.
Iris Mittenaere, also looked outstanding in her long gold sequined dress. Miss France gracefully accepted the crown by previous winner Miss Philippines.