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Hoboken to Host 22nd Annual Arts & Music Festival




Hoboken, NJ - Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Arts & Music Festival

Mayor Dawn Zimmer & The City of Hoboken present the

The 22nd Annual

Hoboken Arts & Music Festival

Sunday, May 1st, 2016, 11am to 6pm

Washington Street between Observer Highway & 7th Street

ADMISSION IS FREE – Rain or shine

Volunteers are needed for morning setup on day of the event from 7am to 11am. Reach out to Geri Fallo in advance if you are interested in volunteering of for general information: 201-420-2207 or gfallo@hobokennj.org.

Over 300 Artists, Crafters, Photographers, Sculptors, Food Vendors, local restaurants and businesses, non-profits, car dealers, children’s activities & more. Special kids section on 3rd Street.

3 Stages of music featuring performances by:

  • Leon Russell – Grammy Award Winner & Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Smokey’s Round-Up, The Amazing Incredibles, Tony Corrao – Sings Sinatra
  • Emily & the Ideals, Sylvana Joyce + The Moment, Skyfactor, Amanda Holley
  • Chrissy Roberts / Kid Notes, Carol Lester presents The Bubble Queen & The Royal Bubble Pops
  • Michael & the Rockness Monsters, Stevens Jazz Quartet
  • Garden Street School of Performing Arts & Garden Street Irish Step Dancers
  • Hoboken Hip Hop from All Saints Episcopal Day School & Little Club Heads
  • And many more

Performance Schedule

Observer Highway Stage
Noon – Skyfactor
1:00pm – Sylvana Joyce + the Moment
2:00pm – The Amazing Incredibles
3:00pm – Smokey’s Round-Up
4:30pm – Leon Russell

3rd Street Stage – Children’s area
Noon – Garden Street School of the Performing Arts & The Garden Street Irish Step Dancers
1:00pm – Chrissy Roberts /Kid Notes
2:00pm – Carol Lester presents The Bubble Queen & The Royal Bubble Pops
3:00pm – Michael & the Rockness Monsters
4:00pm – TBA

7th Street Stage
12:30pm – Hoboken Hip Hop from All Saints Episcopal Day School
1:00pm – Stevens Jazz Quartet
1:45pm – Tony Corrao sings Sinatra
2:45pm – Amanda Holley
3:45pm – Emily & the Ideals
5:00pm – Frankie Morales & the Mambo of the Times Orchestra

Special features include:

  • Fine artists are located between 2nd & 3rd Streets (both sides of the street). If you are an art collector, this is the location you will want to explore first. Oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, sculpture, mixed media, photography, etc.
  • Children’s activities on 3rd Street with rides, games, creative activities, face painting, sand art, balloons, live performances and much, much more.
  • Crafters display/sell handmade pottery, metalwork, wood items, furniture, blown & fused glass, quilts, household items made from recycled materials, batik clothing, hand painted furniture, candles, jewel
  • Food: Lots of great food throughout the fair. Hoboken restaurants will set up street cafes offering an eclectic variety of international foods including Thai, Indian, Greek, French, Mexican, Cajun and Italian

Special thanks to our Sponsors:

  • Suez Water
  • WFUV
  • NJ Lottery
  • The Hoboken Reporter
  • This Is It Stage Productions
  • Capital One Bank & Walgreens

Food & Beverage Donated by: Anthony David’s, Starbucks, Inserra Shop Rite, Dunkin Donuts, Losurdo Brothers Deli / Tony’s Italian Bakery

For more information, contact Geri Fallo 201-420-2207 or gfallo@hobokennj.org.


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