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JCAST Kick-Off Celebration
October 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
27th Annual Jersey City Art & Studio Tour
🎉 KICK-OFF CELEBRATION 🎉
All JCAST participants, friends, neighbors, art lovers, and, well, everyone is welcome to help us launch the JCAST weekend festivities:
🎨 Friday, October 13
🎨 6 to 9 PM,
🎨 Mack-Cali Harborside Atrium
🎨 210 Hudson Street, Jersey City
(On the Hudson River waterfront, adjacent to the Exchange Place PATH and Harborside Light Rail station.
Event highlights include:
✏️ Delicious grub from Piggy Back Bar
✏️ Interactive installation by Spangle Pop
✏️ Art making with Hudson County Art Supply
✏️ Henna art
✏️ Lively tunes by Con Vivo Music & Zozo Afrobeat
✏️ Live art by Lawrence Ciarallo, Marcus Story and The JAH Z
✏️ Virtual Reality entertainment with Parsons (great for kids)
✏️ “How to Buy Art with Confidence” panel discussion with the Jersey City Arts Council @ 7:30 PM in the Pro Arts Gallery
✏️ Sign up for a JCAST curated bus, walking or bike tour (leaving from the Atrium all weekend-long)
✏️ Coloring book fun, photo station, and so much more!
This is the perfect opportunity to unwind and connect with fans while promoting your shows. Cheers to art!
This event is free and open to the public.
📣 PLUS: Get a sneak peek at two Pro Arts exhibits: What’s Next? Pro Arts Members’ Exhibition and Curators’ Choice Fall Exhibition 2017, on display in the gallery adjacent to the Atrium.
HOW TO GET TO THE ATRIUM
🚍 The Day Tripper’s signature bus Maggie May (www.jcdaytrippers.com) will be shuttling folks from Grove Street to the event (and back) between 6 and 9 PM.
Free parking will be available to our guests at the URBY parking lot. The entrance to the Atrium is directly across the street.
The Harborside Light Rail stop will take you to the front door of the Harborside Atrium!
Take the PATH train to the Exchange Place station. At the exit, make your first right onto Hudson Street. The Atrium entrance is halfway down the block on the right.
Bike JC will have a lightup bike ride at 7 PM from the Grove Street Plaza to the Kick-Off Festivities. Visit bikejc.org for details
Free shuttle service will be provided from the Grove St. PATH station to the Harborside Atrium
Access the Kickoff Party from NYC via PATH or the *NEW NY WATERWAY DOCK* at Harborside!
Special thanks to Mack-Cali Realty Corporation and Pigg Back Bar for hosting the evening.