Jersey City Holiday Artists and Creators Market
The Holiday Artist & Maker Market will return to the rooftop of Grove Street Plaza and Ashford for two weekends this month, Saturday and Sunday December 4 and 5, December 11 and 12. handmade gifts for loved ones this season.
Unique sellers will be present every weekend. The Holiday Artist & Maker Market will take place from noon to 6 p.m. on both weekends.
Main Street appears at the Divine Artisan Showcase
Main Street Pops at Prime Gallery: The Divine Artisan Showcase, takes place Wednesday, December 8 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Prime Gallery. Ten women artisans will present their work alongside the artists of The Divine, offering handcrafted gifts for the holidays.
There will also be signed prints and authentic artwork from The Divine exhibit for sale. The Prime Gallery is located at 351 Palisade Ave., Jersey City.
Pop-up holiday market
On December 4 and 5, from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m., the Urban Popup Holiday Market will take place at 411 Monmouth St., Jersey City, where local artists will present their works such as clothing, candles, pottery, soaps and more.
For those who wish to become a seller for the Popup Market, the seller space starts at $ 100 per day. Once you have purchased your ticket, you will receive information for the installation and arrival procedures.
A cappella and karaoke night at Brightside
Cabaret Sauvignon will host an evening of holiday a cappella harmonies at the Brightside Tavern on Wednesday, December 8 at 7 p.m., followed by an evening Christmas karaoke contest.
At 7 p.m., the doors open. Guests can sign up to compete with their best Christmas song, one for each attendee, or just watch the show.
At 7:30 p.m., have dinner and a drink as Cabaret Sauvignon feasts you on its favorite a cappella holiday tunes. Karaoke will begin around 8:10 p.m. starting with the registration list. A cash prize of $ 50 will be awarded to the winner. Karaoke lasts until 11 p.m.
Entrance is $ 10 at the door for all, but there is no additional charge for singing. Full bar and menu options will also be available for purchase. Check out the full information and menu for Brightside Tavern at https://www.thebrightsidetavernnj.com. Brightside Tavern is located at 141 Bright St., Jersey City.
Cypher Movement Invitational Slam and open mic
Rescue Poetix and The Arts Loft Lounge will present the Cypher Movement Invitational Slam & Open Mic on Saturday, December 4, 7-9 p.m., with doors open at 6:30 p.m. for check-in.
Anyone wishing to participate in the Open Mic can register in advance at https://podio.com/webforms/26870745/2051724. You must purchase a ticket to participate. Tickets are $ 15 in advance and $ 20 at the door.
The 5-minute Open Mic is open to lyricists, spoken word artists, performers and musicians. Advance reservations are encouraged. Small local businesses will sell locally.
Protective masks must be worn indoors at all times. Disposable masks and microphone covers will be available on site. The Loft Art Lounge is located at 492 Communipaw Ave., Jersey City.