Oysterfest is Coming to Hoboken

Oysterfest is Coming to Hoboken! What is Oysterfest? An oysterfest with selections from oyster farms ranging from the Pacific to the Atlantic. Food from many NJ and NY restaurants. A music festival with over 8 live acts plus DJs. Featuring Plain White Ts, Icona Pop, Nico & Vinz, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Wyclef Jean, and more acts to be announced. A beer festival with crafted beers from all over, select cocktails and wines. A roaring good time set against the perfect backdrop of the Manhattan skyline. Tickets range from $53 for general admission to $100 for reserved seating.

Activities in the park are to include
-Three Unique Oyster Areas – New York, Pacific Coast, Cooked Oysters & Speciality Selections
-Celebrity Chef cooking demos and meet and greet
-Raffle benefitting 911 Grove
-Chill Out Zones
-Team shuck and suck competition
-Live Art
-Oyster information and history exhibits
-Arts and Craft Exhibits

Hoboken Arts and Music Festival

Arts & Music



The Hoboken Arts and Music Festival will return this Sunday, May 1st. The festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Washington Street between Observer Highway and 7th Street. Festivities include over 300 artists, craft booths, photographers, sculptors, food vendors, local restaurants & businesses, and children’s activities. Live music at the festival will include the following performers:

  • 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


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