Hoboken is gearing up for its annual Spring Art and Music Festival, a day-long celebration of local creativity and talent. This year’s festival promises to be bigger and better than ever before, with a diverse lineup of artists, musicians, and performers set to take the stage.
The festival will take place on Sunday, May 7, and will feature a wide range of activities for attendees of all ages. From live music and art demonstrations to food and craft vendors, there will be something for everyone to enjoy.
“We’re really excited for this year’s festival,” said a spokesperson for the Hoboken Cultural Affairs Department. “It’s always a great opportunity for us to showcase the incredible talent we have here in Hoboken, and we think this year’s lineup is going to be one of our best yet.”
Musical performances will take place on several stages throughout the festival, with a variety of genres represented. From rock and pop to jazz and blues, attendees can expect to hear a diverse range of music from some of the area’s most talented musicians.
In addition to music, the festival will feature an art walk, where attendees can view and purchase works from local artists. There will also be live art demonstrations, allowing festival-goers to see artists at work and learn about their creative process.
Food vendors will be on hand to provide a variety of delicious options, from classic festival fare like hot dogs and funnel cakes to more gourmet offerings. And for those looking for unique and handmade items, craft vendors will be selling everything from jewelry to clothing to home goods.
One of the highlights of the festival will be the family fun zone, featuring activities and games for children. Face painting, balloon art, and a bouncy castle are just a few of the attractions that will be available, making the festival a great outing for families with young children.
The Hoboken Spring Art and Music Festival is free to attend and will take place rain or shine. With something for everyone, it’s sure to be a great day out for anyone looking to celebrate the creative spirit of the Hoboken community.
The full performance schedules for this year’s festival are as follows:
Seventh Street Stage
12:15 p.m. – All Saints Day School and BOLD Arts Dancers
12:45 p.m. – Veronika Jokel & band
1:20 p.m. – 3 Dollars
2:10 p.m. – The Brooklyners
3:30 p.m. – Mariachi Oro de Mexico
5:00 p.m. – Frankie Morales and the Mambo of the Times Orchestra
Observer Highway Stage
12:00 p.m. – Hudson City Rats
12:55 p.m. – Elk City
1:50 p.m. – Jonny Couch
2:50 p.m. – Cliff Westfall
4:30 p.m. – Joe McGinty and The Loser’s Lounge Present: The Kinks!