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City of Hoboken, NJ
Wednesday March 23rd, 2011 :: 02:46 p.m. EDT

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City of Hoboken to host Spring Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, May 1st

Mayor Dawn Zimmer & the City of Hoboken proudly present the

Hoboken Spring Arts & Music Festival

Sunday May 1, 2011 • 11am to 6pm
ADMISSION IS FREE • Rain or shine
Washington Street - between Observer Highway and 7th Street

Featuring over 300 artists, sculptors, photographers and craftspeople as well as rides, games, face painting, local businesses, restaurants, food vendors and much more.

With 3 Stages of live music with performances by:

Ian Hunter (of Mott the Hoople) & the Rant Band (www.ianhunter.com)
The Baseball Project (featuring Peter Buck & Scott McCaughey of REM and Steve Wynn of The Dream Syndicate) (www.myspace.com/thebaseballproject)

Bern & the Brights (www.facebook.com/bernandthebrights)
Davey & the Trainwreck (www.reverbnation.com/daveyandthetrainwreck)
The Fuzzy Lemons (www.thefuzzylemons.com)
Frankie Morales & the Mambo of the Times Orchestra (www.thefrankiemorales.com)
Dawnie from Peanut Butter n Jammin (www.dawniemusic.com)
Goodbye Friday (www.myspace.com/goodbyefridaynj and www.facebook.com/goodbyefriday)
Mad Dog Mary (www.myspace.com/maddogmary)
The Pretty Babies (Blondie cover band) and much more

Children’s Stage
located in the Capital One Bank parking lot on 3rd Street

· Special section with Fine Artists located between 2nd & 3rd Street,
so if you are an Art collector, this is the place to be. Oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, sculpture & much more

· Lots of great Food throughout the Fair such as: Thai, Indian, Greek, French, Mexican, Cajun and Italian.

· Children's area on 3rd street with rides, games, creative activities, magic show, face painting, clowns, 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, cementware, batik clothing, hand painted furniture, candles, jewelry, dried florals, soaps & lotions and much more.

How to Get Here
Located just 3 blocks from all public transportation: PATH, NJ Transit Trains & buses, NY Waterway Ferries & the Hudson Bergen Light Rail. For details, visit: http://www.hobokennj.org/visit/how-to-get-here

Sponsors
Optimum, NY Waterway Ferry, Sheraton Suites,
The Hoboken Reporter & The Hudson Current, Capital One Bank, Port Authority of NY & NJ

Vendor Applications
Vendor applications are currently available.
For more info call 201-420-2207 or email gfallo@hobokennj.org.
For updates, visit: http://www.hobokennj.org/departments/human-services/cultural-affairs/arts-music-festival/

Address/Location
City of Hoboken, NJ
94 Washington St
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 201-420-2000

Juan Melli
Mayor's Office
jmelli@hobokennj.org
201-420-2033

94 Washington St
Hoboken, NJ 07030

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