5th Annual Jersey City Pier Fest 2023 Set to Sizzle with Salsa!
JERSEY CITY, NJ – The much-anticipated 5th Annual Jersey City Pier Fest is back and promises to be hotter than ever! Taking place at the scenic J. Owen Grundy Pier Park on Hudson Street, the event is scheduled for three consecutive Fridays, starting September 15, 2023, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Additional dates include September 22 and September 29, ensuring that residents and visitors alike have multiple opportunities to join in the festivities.
This year’s Pier Fest at Exchange Place is not just about the breathtaking views of the Hudson; it’s also about the pulsating rhythms of salsa music. Attendees can look forward to a live FREE salsa performance by the renowned 3-D Rhythm Of Life at 6:15 PM. The musical extravaganza will continue with the John “Dandy” Rodriguez Dream Team taking the stage at 7:45 PM. The event’s music lineup has been expertly curated by Doug Beavers of Circle9 Records.
But that’s not all! For those eager to sway to the beats, there will be salsa dance instructions provided by the talented Mario B of SalsaOn2 at 7 PM. So, whether you’re a seasoned dancer or a newbie, there’s something for everyone.
Feeling peckish? A variety of food trucks will be stationed nearby, offering a range of delectable treats to satisfy your hunger. And for those looking to continue the party, there’s a rooftop after-party at the Hyatt House, ensuring the fun doesn’t stop.
The 5th Annual Jersey City Pier Fest wouldn’t be possible without the generous support of its sponsors. A special shoutout to Hyatt House Jersey City for their contribution. The event is also presented by Riverview Jazz and the Exchange Place Alliance Special Improvement District.
So, mark your calendars and get ready to immerse yourself in a night of music, dance, and fun. With perfect weather forecasted, there’s no better way to spend your Friday evening!
For directions and more information, visit the official event page on the Jersey City Times website.