Food trucks, beer gardens, booths selling handmade jewelry and artwork, carnival rides for kids, and live entertainment will pack the streets of Downtown Jersey City tomorrow for the All About Downtown Street Fair. It’s one of the most popular events in the area, drawing more than 30,000 people to Newark Avenue for all kinds of fun!
Everything You Need to Know About the Downtown Street Fair
Date: Saturday, September 16th
Times: 12 PM – 8 PM
Location: Newark Avenue between Grove Street and Coles Street
Transit: Free shuttle to and from The Heights, Greenville, Journal Square, McGinley Square, Bergen Lafayette, Newport, and Paulus Hook
Whether you’re a Port Liberte resident who’s been to the festival every year or you’re from out of town and have never heard of the event, you don’t want to miss a single minute of the excitement. This pocket guide will help you make the most out of your visit!
What to See
More than 250 vendors will pack the streets for the All About Downtown Street Festival, offering everything from handmade arts and crafts to delicious food and drinks. Listen to a live performance by local bands and DJs while you’re out enjoying the festival!
What to Do
Sample beer, wine, and cocktails at the beer garden while grabbing a bite from a food truck. Don’t forget to join in the Closing Ceremony, which features a drum parade and dancing through the streets.
How to Get There
Take the free shuttle if you’re out and about in Jersey City tomorrow or don’t want to worry about parking. Day Trippers NJ is providing a free shuttle to and from the festival from various neighborhoods around the city. Visit the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District’s events blog to find specific shuttle stops.
Riding your bike instead? Use the free bike valet — park your bike and forget about it until it’s time to go home! Check out the HDSID’s September newsletter for more information.
Need Even More Reasons to Love Living in Port Liberte?
Proximity to Downtown Jersey City (and events like the All About Downtown Street Fair) is just one reason why Port Liberte is a great place to live. Residents also love our community’s European village-like setting, abundant amenities, pet-friendly atmosphere, and on-site transportation!
If you have questions about living in Port Liberte or are eager to find homes for sale, give me a call at 201.200.5512. I’m more than happy to give you the resources you need.