Find some local markets to shop from or have some virtual holiday fun!
Virtual Drag Bingo with Vanity Ray: Winter Wonderland
December 11 @ 8PM
Join Art House Productions and host Vanity Ray for Virtual Drag Queen Bingo! Board are available online and prizes include cash and gift certificates to Jersey Social and the West Side Partnership
Canopy Holiday Market
December 11 @ 3PM – 7PM
159 Morgan St
Canopy by Hilton in Jersey City is bringing a holiday market to the area featuring small businesses like The Oil Well Scent Co., Penelope Bourbon, Little Batch Candle Co, Lily Lough Jewelry, and The Hair Room JC.
Event website: https://www.facebook.com/events/186997992915613/
Jersey City Women’s Collaborative Holiday Bazaar
December 11 @ 11AM – 5PM
The Hive/Deep Space Gallery, 77 Cornelison Ave
Shop from local women-owned artists and makers at the JCWC Holiday Bazaar. There will also be a donation-based gift wrapping station available.
Event website: https://www.facebook.com/events/2861709750731941/
Holiday Picture Corner with JCFamilies
December 12 @ 12PM – 4PM
Enjoy a free picture corner for the holidays at JC Families’ Hamilton Park setup. You can register for a specific timeslot for free.
The Happy Holiday Market
December 12 – 13, 19 – 20 @ 12PM – 6PM
Grove PATH Plaza, Jersey City | Rooftop at The Ashford, 145 Newark Ave, Jersey City
The Artist & Maker Market is hosting a Happy Holiday Market at The Ashford and Grove St. PATH Plaza on December 12, 13, 19, and 20. The Ashford’s location will be decorated and drink specials will be available.
Event website: https://www.facebook.com/events/702400067361334/
Let’s Celebrate Gingerbread House Day – JCFPL
December 12 @ 1PM – 1:30PM
Join the Jersey City Free Public Library for a story time and a Gingerbread House making day! Each branch has a limited number of supplies – be sure to call and ask for available kits for pickup.
Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/377297613504421
The Hoboken Shelter’s 17th Annual Winter Auction
December 12 @ 6PM – 12AM
Join the virtual 17th Annual Winter Auction hosted by the Hoboken Shelter. It’s free to watch and to browse. The auction supports the Hoboken Shelter’s mission in providing meals, shelter, and support services to the community.
Event website: https://www.facebook.com/events/367399697835128/
CaribBeing Holiday Market Experience
until December 31 @ 12PM – 6PM
LeFrak Center at Lakeside, 171 East Dr, Brooklyn
Shop from Caribbean artists and makers within the CaribBeing House. It’s available Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays through December 31.
Event website: https://www.iamcaribbeing.com/collections/holidaymarket
Holiday Lights at the Bronx Zoo
through January 10
2300 Southern Blvd, Bronx
The Holiday Lights celebration includes a wildlife theater, ice-carving demos, and more! Tickets are available online and must be reserved in advance.
Event website: https://bronxzoo.com/holiday-lights
through January 10
20 Randalls Island Park
The LuminoCity Festival is back at Randall’s Island Park! Enjoy light displays, live performances, and more. Tickets are available online with time slots.
Event website: https://www.luminocityfestival.com/