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May 2019

2019 Taste of Culture

May 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Taste of Culture is our 4th Annual event that aims to feature and celebrate the cultural and ethnic diversity of Jersey City through the different cultural performances and ethnic food. Jersey City is named again and again as the number one most diverse city in the country. Please join us on Monday, May 13 at 6:00 pm in City Hall Council Chambers as we welcome and encourage everyone in the community to celebrate the diversity of Jersey City. To view…

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August 2020

Bolivan Flag Raising

August 6, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council, the Office of Cultural Affairs, cosponsored by the Centro De Residentes Bolivianos En New Jersey, presents the Bolivian Flag Raising. The flag raising was held outdoors, at City Hall Plaza on Monday, August 6, 2020, from 1:00pm to 1:30pm.   Attendees Bolivian Ambassador Ruben Dario Cuellar Consul General Hugo A. Salazar Consul Javier Perez Mendez Council President Joyce Watterman Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop To view…

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Indian Flag Raising

August 17, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council, the Office of Cultural Affairs, cosponsored by the Indian Patriots of New Jersey, presents the Indian Flag Raising. The flag raising was held outdoors, at City Hall Plaza on Monday, August 17, 2020, from 12:00pm to 12:30pm. Attendees from left to right Mayor Steven Fulop Councilman At Large Daniel Rivera Council President Joyce Watterman Vinay Ankum Dr. Jayesh Kumar Patel, Indian Patriots of NJ (  …

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Pride Flag Raising

August 19, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council, the Office of Cultural Affairs, cosponsored by the Jersey City LGBTQ+ Pride Festival, presented the Pride Flag Raising. The flag raising was held outdoors, at City Hall Plaza on Wednesday, August 19, 2020, from 12:00pm to 12:30pm. Attendees, left to right Elizabeth Schedl, Executive Director of Hudson Pride Center Gerald Lyons, Jersey City Board of Education Ward A Councilwoman Denise Ridley Eduardo Baez, Founder of Gayborhood Jersey…

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September 2020

Children of Faith Flag Raising

September 8, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Navy Background Child at Prayer. Sun Rays shooting out behind child.

The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop, Jersey City Municipal Council and the Office of the Cultural Affairs recognized the week of September 7th  to  12th , 2020 as CHRISTIAN’S CHILDREN OF FAITH WEEK  in Jersey City during the Flag Raising Ceremony on September 8, 2020 with the objective of spreading a message of peace and goodwill throughout our community for the physical, mental and spiritual well-being of children.  This momentous event of flag raising reflects our shared empathy with…

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THE CITY OF JERSEY CITY CELEBRATES HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

September 15, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Free
Hispanic Heritage Month Groupl exhibition Post. Man with Maks pictured, along with of rocks that have faces

Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council and the Jersey City Office of Cultural Affairs are proud to announce The Hispanic Heritage Month Exhibition On display September 15 to October 15th, at the City Hall Rotunda Gallery, 2nd floor Visit www.jerseycityculture.org for updates Viewing  the art exhibition is by appointment only Please mail brickeyg@jcnj.org to schedule Image: Athena Toleda, “Lila y su búho” Acrylic on Canvas  

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FLAGS ON DISPLAY DURING THE NATIONAL HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

September 15, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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    Hispanic Heritage Month takes place between September 15 to October 15 every year as a time to recognize and celebrate the many contributions, diverse cultures, and extensive histories of the American Latino community. Beginning in 1968, Hispanic Heritage Month was originally observed as “Hispanic Heritage Week” under President Lyndon Johnson, but it was later extended to a month during President Ronald Reagan’s term in 1988. Since then, the month has been celebrated nationwide through festivals, art shows, conferences,…

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El Salvadorian Flag Raising Ceremony

September 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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El Salvadorian Flag Raising. Blue background with horizontal white stripe near top

The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council and the Office of Cultural Affairs were proud and honored to recognize the Consulado de El Salvador en New Jersey and the Salvadorian Leadership United on the 199th Anniversary of El Salvador’s Independence during the Flag Raising ceremony on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at the City Hall Balcony. The American National Anthem was played first followed by the national anthem of El Salvador. The Salvadorian American community…

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Childhood Cancer Awareness Flag Raising

September 22, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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Childhood Cancer Awareness Flag Raising. Flyer has a purple background with gold sun rays coming from behind a rectangular box with a light bulb in it.

Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Municipal Council and the Office of Cultural Affairs of the City of Jersey City were proud to honor Copa Maribel Cancer Events, Inc. as we recognize the 2nd Annual Childhood Cancer Awareness during the Flag Raising Ceremony on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at City Hall Balcony. We urged all our residents to publicly reaffirm our City's strong and continuing commitment to controlling and curing cancer. This momentous event of flag raising reflects our shared empathy…

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October 2020

The Italian Flag Raising

October 5, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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Italian Flag Background Vertical stripes of Green White & Red

The City of Jersey City is proud to honor the Jersey City Columbus Day Parade Committee and the Italian American community as we celebrate the Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month during the Flag Raising ceremony on Monday, October 5, 2020. Mayor Steven M. Fulop,  the City Council Members and the Office of Cultural Affairs recognize the significant contributions of the Italian-Americans to our great City and nation in the fields of education, politics, religion, science, industry and business . These accomplishments serve as an important…

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New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Chamber Players Present The Spectacular Bollywood

October 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
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  Join the NJSO Chamber Players for a virtual musical journey inspired by Bollywood, the Indian Hindi-language film industry. Explore historical influences on the growth of Bollywood and hear insights into signature music and lyrics of the genre. Listen for themes from the Oscar-winning movie Slumdog Millionaire! This interactive virtual event will include a Q&A with NJSO musicians.   Free Virtual event. Please click the link below to register. SPECTACULAR BOLLYWOOD    

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November 2020

Veterans Flag Raising and Art Exhibit

November 5, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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Veterans Flag Raising/Art Exhibit Royal Blue with Star from American flag draped in Corner.

Mayor Steven Fulop, the Municipal Council Members, the Division of Veterans Affairs and the Office of Cultural Affairs of the City of Jersey City were proud to recognize and honor the men and women who have served selflessly and honorably in World Wars I and II, in Korean, Vietnam, the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, Iraq, and all the theaters of combat around the world during the flag raising held on Thursday, November 5, 2020; and  As proud Americans, it is our…

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Polish Flag Raising

November 12, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop, the Municipal Council Members and the Office of Cultural Affairs were proud and honored to recognize The Committee for the Conservation of the Katyn Monument & Historic Objects and the Polish American Community as we celebrate the 102nd Anniversary of Independence of Poland during the Flag Raising Ceremony held on Thursday, November 12, 2020. The Star-Spangled Banner national anthem was played followed by Poland’s national anthem. The contributions of the Polish American community…

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December 2020

Republic of Kenya Flag Raising

December 11, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop, the Municipal Council Members and the Office of Cultural Affairs were proud and honored to recognize Impala Soccer Club and the Kenyan-Americans as we celebrated the 57th  Anniversary of  the Republic of Kenya’s Independence Day during the Flag Raising Ceremony on Friday, December 11, 2020.  The Star-Spangled Banner was played followed by Republic of Kenya’s national anthem.  Jamhuri Day is a national holiday in Kenya celebrated on 12 December each year. Jamhuri…

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January 2021

Arts and Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

January 12 @ 7:00 pm
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Virtual Drag Bingo with Vanity Ray

January 15 @ 8:00 pm
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  Jersey City's Vanity Ray hosts 4 rounds of online bingo using Zoom. Every game includes fierce performances by Vanity Ray herself! Prizes include gift certificates to local businesses (including Jersey Social), bingo boards, and cash* for the final round! Virtual Drag Bingo continues on the following dates: January 15 at 8pm EST | Roaring 20's January 22 at 8pm EST | Pool Party January 29 at 8pm EST | BLINGO February 5 at 8pm EST | Valentine's Day February 12 at 8pm EST | Anti-Valentine's Day Party Zoom can be…

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Virtual Drag Bingo with Vanity Ray

January 22 @ 8:00 pm
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  Jersey City's Vanity Ray hosts 4 rounds of online bingo using Zoom. Every game includes fierce performances by Vanity Ray herself! Prizes include gift certificates to local businesses (including Jersey Social), bingo boards, and cash* for the final round! Virtual Drag Bingo continues on the following dates: January 15 at 8pm EST | Roaring 20's January 22 at 8pm EST | Pool Party January 29 at 8pm EST | BLINGO February 5 at 8pm EST | Valentine's Day February 12 at 8pm EST | Anti-Valentine's Day Party Zoom can be…

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The Egyptian Flag Raising

January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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Egyptian Flag Raising Flyer detailing event. Wordage is place on the flag which is the backgorund. Alternating stripes of red, white, and black

The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop, the Municipal Council Members and the Office of Cultural Affairs were proud and honored to recognize The Egyptian Festival Committee and the Egyptian American community on the 10th  Anniversary of Egypt’s Revolution Day during the Flag Raising Ceremony on Monday, January 25, 2021. National Anthems of both countries were played.  The 10th Anniversary of Egypt’s Revolution Day commemorates the events that took place on January 25,  2011 in Cairo as well as…

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Arts and Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

January 27 @ 7:00 pm
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Virtual Drag Bingo with Vanity Ray

January 29 @ 8:00 pm
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  Jersey City's Vanity Ray hosts 4 rounds of online bingo using Zoom. Every game includes fierce performances by Vanity Ray herself! Prizes include gift certificates to local businesses (including Jersey Social), bingo boards, and cash* for the final round! Virtual Drag Bingo continues on the following dates: January 15 at 8pm EST | Roaring 20's January 22 at 8pm EST | Pool Party January 29 at 8pm EST | BLINGO February 5 at 8pm EST | Valentine's Day February 12 at 8pm EST | Anti-Valentine's Day Party Zoom can be…

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February 2021

Rotunda Gallery February 2 Group Exhibitions are Open

February 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Free

“Black History Month Group Exhibition” Exploring and celebrating Black History and African-American identity, culture, and life from all perspectives. 2nd floor "New Frames Of Reference" Organized by Catalina Aranguren A 20 day Kids Photo Challenge 3rd floor These  exhibitions will be on display February, 4-28, 2019 Please contact Greg Brickey at BrickeyG@jcnj.org to schedule a viewing appointment    

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Arts and Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

February 9 @ 7:00 pm
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Celebrating Black History Month with poet Reg E Gaines!

February 11 @ 7:00 pm
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The City of Jersey City and the Office of Cultural Affairs Presents: A Poetry Performance and Workshop Curated by Reg E Gaines on February 11th at 7pm TO REGISTER CLICK HERE

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The Dominican Republic Flag Raising

February 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop, the Municipal Council Members and the Office of Cultural Affairs were honored to recognize Juan Pablo Duarte Association and the Dominican-Americans on their 177th  Anniversary of Independence of Dominican Republic during the Flag Raising Ceremony on Friday, February 26, 2021.  Anthems of both nations were played.  The Dominican community has contributed greatly in many areas of our society to the social and economic fabric through out Jersey City, Hudson County and New…

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Arts and Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

February 26 @ 7:00 pm
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March 2021

The Republic of Ghana Flag Raising

March 5 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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Ghana Flag raising Flyer. Backgriund is the flag. Horizontal stripes of Red, then yellow and then green. A black star is centered in the yellow. Wordage appears detailing event.

The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop, Office of Municipal Council and Office of Cultural Affairs congratulate the Progressive Ghanaian Association of Jersey City and Ghanaian Americans on the 64th Anniversary of Ghana’s Independence during the Flag Raising ceremony on March 5, 2021 and urge all our residents to celebrate with the appropriate ceremonies and festivities.  Ghana became the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to gain independence on March 6, 1957 when Britain relinquished its control over the Gold…

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Arts and Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

March 9 @ 7:00 pm
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New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Presents the “Best of Bollywood”

March 26 @ 7:00 pm
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The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents a virtual musical journey inspired by Bollywood. Free event, presented in partnership with The City of Jersey City and the Office of Cultural Affairs. To register for this event please CLICK HERE      

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Arts and Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

March 30 @ 7:00 pm
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April 2021

Casa Colombo Jersey City Announces Opening of Jim Fischer’s “Forty Eight Views of Brownstone Brooklyn” ​

April 4
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This virtual exhibition will be on display April 4th -April 30 For more information please CLICK HERE

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The Senegalese Flag Raising

April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop, the Municipal Council Members and the Office of Cultural Affairs do hereby congratulate the Senegalese Community of New Jersey on their 61st Anniversary of Senegal Independence during the Flag Raising Ceremony on Monday, April 5, 2021. National Anthems of both nations were played.  The territory of modern Senegal has been inhabited by various ethnic groups since prehistory. Organized kingdoms emerged around the seventh century, and parts of the country were ruled by prominent regional…

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Arts and Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

April 6 @ 7:00 pm
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OPEN CALL FOR ART “What Home Means To Me” Walk_Bye Event

April 8
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This event is inspired by World Refugee Day on June 20th, Jersey City kids are asked to show us a representation of the theme: "What Home Means to Me" for a new exhibit at the Morgan Library in Jersey City, NJ. This U18 open call is open to artists under 18 years of age, all religions, genders, and nationalities Walk_Bye and the Jersey City Public Library invite you to make a collage, a drawing, a sculpture, a cut paper piece, a…

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OPEN CALL FOR ART “What Home Means To Me” Walk_Bye Event

April 12
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This event is inspired by World Refugee Day on June 20th, Jersey City kids are asked to show us a representation of the theme: "What Home Means to Me" for a new exhibit at the Morgan Library in Jersey City, NJ. This U18 open call is open to artists under 18 years of age, all religions, genders, and nationalities Walk_Bye and the Jersey City Public Library invite you to make a collage, a drawing, a sculpture, a cut paper piece, a…

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Jersey City Writers (JCW) Hosts Webinar on Character Development

April 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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  Jersey City Writers Presents a Crash Course in Characters On Saturday, April 17 at 1:00 pm, the Jersey City Writers will hold a Crash Course in Characters. This three-hour webinar covers everything a fiction writer needs to know about creating, describing, and developing the element at the heart of every good story: characters. This crash course aims to turn character development into the writer’s own adventure. JCW will cover topics as basic as defining the protagonist (not as simple…

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OPEN CALL FOR ART “What Home Means To Me” Walk_Bye Event

April 19
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This event is inspired by World Refugee Day on June 20th, Jersey City kids are asked to show us a representation of the theme: "What Home Means to Me" for a new exhibit at the Morgan Library in Jersey City, NJ. This U18 open call is open to artists under 18 years of age, all religions, genders, and nationalities Walk_Bye and the Jersey City Public Library invite you to make a collage, a drawing, a sculpture, a cut paper piece, a…

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Jersey City Free Public Library Presents a “A Paul Robeson Tribute”

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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“Words and Poetry” Jersey City Event Honoring National Poetry Month

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The New York University Tish New Theatre premieres “OffStage”

April 30 @ 8:00 pm
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New York University’s Tisch New Theatre (TNT) will be premiering Offstage, an original three-part digital concert on April 30th-May 2nd at 8 pm. Offstage will showcase a diverse range of student artists coming together and exploring one topic: identity. What is identity and what does it mean to you? TNT Offstage attempts to answer these questions through original music about who we are as artists and simply as individuals. The concert will be held virtually. All attendees will receive an…

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May 2021

The New York University Tish New Theatre premieres “OffStage”

May 1 @ 8:00 pm
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New York University’s Tisch New Theatre (TNT) will be premiering Offstage, an original three-part digital concert on April 30th-May 2nd at 8 pm. Offstage will showcase a diverse range of student artists coming together and exploring one topic: identity. What is identity and what does it mean to you? TNT Offstage attempts to answer these questions through original music about who we are as artists and simply as individuals. The concert will be held virtually. All attendees will receive an…

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The New York University Tish New Theatre premieres “OffStage”

May 2 @ 8:00 pm
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New York University’s Tisch New Theatre (TNT) will be premiering Offstage, an original three-part digital concert on April 30th-May 2nd at 8 pm. Offstage will showcase a diverse range of student artists coming together and exploring one topic: identity. What is identity and what does it mean to you? TNT Offstage attempts to answer these questions through original music about who we are as artists and simply as individuals. The concert will be held virtually. All attendees will receive an…

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Crowdsourced project “Jersey City Community Song” Submission deadline May 5th, at 5:00pm

May 5 @ 5:00 pm
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Art House Productions is accepting submissions for the Jersey City Community Song. Art House will create an original, digital community song with the theme “Life in the Pandemic and Beyond: Reflections of Yesterday, Dreaming of Tomorrow.” Jersey City songwriter and educator Carol Lester will curate the song. This project is presented in partnership with the City of Jersey City and Office of Cultural Affairs. Carol will take lyrics and excerpts from some of your submissions and create a crowdsourced, community…

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The Jersey City Theater Center Announces It’s Virtual 2021 New Play Festival.

May 6 @ 7:30 pm
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The Jersey City Theater Center’s 2021 New Play Festival, part of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s 2021 Stages Festival, will present ten new plays about healing from the US, Canada and New Zealand on four consecutive Thursdays, from May 6 to May 27. All shows are at 7:30pm. The plays -- eight short plays and two full-length works -- will be presented on Zoom, followed by a live Q&A with the projects’ respective artistic teams. For tickets visit www.jctcenter.org “This…

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SMUSH Gallery Presents: “Online! Drills and Skills with spacejunk Dance”

May 11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Choreographic duo spacejunk Dance leads “Drills and Skills,” a workshop presented as part of the upcoming performance Protean Pieces. The workshop will be an accumulation of drills and skills, followed by a comprehensive cooldown, focusing on our movement language and its requisite physical conditioning. Zoom link posted day of  the event. For more information, please CLICK HERE Protean Pieces is presented as part of the SMUSH Gallery Curatorial Fellowship in Dance, curated by Jonathan Matthews.  

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The Jersey City Theater Center Announces It’s Virtual 2021 New Play Festival.

May 13 @ 7:30 pm
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The Jersey City Theater Center’s 2021 New Play Festival, part of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s 2021 Stages Festival, will present ten new plays about healing from the US, Canada and New Zealand on four consecutive Thursdays, from May 6 to May 27. All shows are at 7:30pm. The plays -- eight short plays and two full-length works -- will be presented on Zoom, followed by a live Q&A with the projects’ respective artistic teams. For tickets visit www.jctcenter.org “This…

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The Jersey City Theater Center Announces It’s Virtual 2021 New Play Festival.

May 20 @ 7:30 pm
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The Jersey City Theater Center’s 2021 New Play Festival, part of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s 2021 Stages Festival, will present ten new plays about healing from the US, Canada and New Zealand on four consecutive Thursdays, from May 6 to May 27. All shows are at 7:30pm. The plays -- eight short plays and two full-length works -- will be presented on Zoom, followed by a live Q&A with the projects’ respective artistic teams. For tickets visit www.jctcenter.org “This…

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The Jersey City Theater Center Announces It’s Virtual 2021 New Play Festival.

May 27 @ 7:30 pm
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The Jersey City Theater Center’s 2021 New Play Festival, part of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s 2021 Stages Festival, will present ten new plays about healing from the US, Canada and New Zealand on four consecutive Thursdays, from May 6 to May 27. All shows are at 7:30pm. The plays -- eight short plays and two full-length works -- will be presented on Zoom, followed by a live Q&A with the projects’ respective artistic teams. For tickets visit www.jctcenter.org “This…

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June 2021

Juneteenth Flag Raising

June 1 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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The City of Jersey City, Office of Municipal Council and Office of Cultural Affairs were proud to recognize the Frederick Douglass Juneteenth Celebration and The National Juneteenth Observation Foundation  on the 156th Anniversary of Juneteenth Freedom Day during the Flag Raising Ceremony on Tuesday, June 1, 2021.  Juneteenth also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day – is one of the oldest known celebrations commemorating the end of slavery in the United States as well as a…

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Jersey City Mural Arts Festival

June 5 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mayor Steven M. Fulop joins Mana Public Arts, the Office of Cultural Affairs, and the Jersey City Mural Arts Program (JCMAP) to announce the first annual Jersey City Mural Festival, taking place across Jersey City to celebrate vibrant public art, foster community, and benefit local small businesses affected by the pandemic. The festival features new works by more than 50 artists and include pop ups from beer gardens, restaurants and food trucks, alongside entertainment and community events across the city.…

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Jersey City Mural Arts Festival

June 6 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mayor Steven M. Fulop joins Mana Public Arts, the Office of Cultural Affairs, and the Jersey City Mural Arts Program (JCMAP) to announce the first annual Jersey City Mural Festival, taking place across Jersey City to celebrate vibrant public art, foster community, and benefit local small businesses affected by the pandemic. The festival features new works by more than 50 artists and include pop ups from beer gardens, restaurants and food trucks, alongside entertainment and community events across the city.…

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July 2021

Jersey City Caribbean-American Carnival

July 24 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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JULY IS CARNIVAL MONTH!!! The JCWICACAI will be hosting the Statewide Caribbean Carnival Parade Festival on Saturday, July 24, 2021.  

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September 2021

FLAGS ON DISPLAY DURING THE NATIONAL HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

September 15 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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    Hispanic Heritage Month takes place between September 15 to October 15 every year as a time to recognize and celebrate the many contributions, diverse cultures, and extensive histories of the American Latino community. Beginning in 1968, Hispanic Heritage Month was originally observed as “Hispanic Heritage Week” under President Lyndon Johnson, but it was later extended to a month during President Ronald Reagan’s term in 1988. Since then, the month has been celebrated nationwide through festivals, art shows, conferences,…

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Two New Group Exhibitions are Opened in the Rotunda Gallery

September 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jersey City, NJ United States + Google Map
Free

“Hispanic Heritage Month Group Exhibition” Recognizing the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States. 2nd floor "The Age of Empathy" by Alex Rudin Reception: Friday, September 24, 2021 6pm to 8pm These  exhibitions will be on display from 9/20 to 10/31 They are  part of the 31st Annual Jersey City Art & Studio Tour!   Please contact Greg Brickey at BrickeyG@jcnj.org to schedule a viewing appointment    

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