Solo art exhibition at Bridge Art Gallery continues through April
Berth-Her may have opened earlier this month at the Bridge Art Gallery in Bayonne, but Danielle Scott’s solo show can still be seen until April 30.
The new series is meant to bring silenced women of color to life and stories and honor all women of color, African American, Asian, Indian and Hispanic. Scott herself is an Afro-Cuban/Filipina artist.
The Bridge Art Gallery is located at 199 Broadway, Bayonne. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Friday by appointment and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
International Women’s Stories at Nimbus
Nimbus, Poet Laureate RescuePoetix of Jersey City and Ameerah Shabazz-Bilal of When Women Speak will host International Women’s Stories on Friday, March 18 at 7 p.m. at the Nimbus Arts Center in honor of Women’s History Month.
The event features Mwikali Words, Lelani Lopez, Dayana Puolard, Crystal Davis and combines visual, literary and performance arts. Local vendors will also be present and there will be an open mic. Those who have work they wish to present can submit it to https://bit.ly/3IbwrVb.
The Nimbus Arts Center is located at 329 Warren St., Jersey City. There is a suggested donation of $20. Proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test within 72 hours for anyone over 4 years old is required. Masks must be worn at all times.
100 styles of whiskey and spirits at the Jersey City Whiskey Festival
If you need a good drink after a tough week, then the Jersey City Whiskey Fest at the Harborside Atrium on Saturday, March 19 might be a good bet.
Jersey City Whiskey Fest will not only feature whisky, but also vodka, gin and tequila. These drinks include American Kentucky bourbons, Mexican tequila, etc. Food vendors and live music will also be present.
The Harborside Atrium is located at 210 Hudson St., Jersey City. General admission is $70 and designated drivers enter for $15. Tickets are available on Eventbrite at https://bit.ly/3Jhc8ao.
Musical Drip returns to the show
Musical Drip returns to The Parlor in Jersey City on Sunday, March 20, from 5-9 p.m.
Food will be served and there will be free mimosas all night. Live video will be recorded with photos to document the night.
The salon is located at 237 Ocean Ave., Jersey City. Tickets for the event are available on Eventbrite at https://bit.ly/3waaKCA. Free parking is also available.
CAS marks Women’s History Month
The Jersey City Free Public Library’s Community Outreach Series will celebrate Women’s History Month by honoring women in the arts on Thursday, March 24 from 6-7 p.m. live on the Jersey Library YouTube page City.
The show will feature a performance by Andrea Brachfield (flute), Wilma Ann (vocals), Alevtina Wilcox (trombone, vocals), Amina Figarova (piano), Kim Clarke (bass) and Camille Jones (drums).
The community outreach series can be viewed on the Jersey City Library YouTube channel at youtube.com/user/jclibrarynj/videos.
Jamification Station returns
Debra Devi and her band will perform live for the 26th Jamification Station live stream from Cocoon Recording Studio in Jersey City on Thursday, March 24 at 9 p.m.
Hosted by American Blues Scene and hosted by DJ Jon Sexauer of The Gray Eagle Radio Show, the livestream can be seen on www.facebook.com/debradevi, www.facebook.com/americanbluessceneand www.youtube.com/debradevi.
The band includes Debra Devi on vocals and guitar, Martin Schmid on keyboards, Kevin Jones on bass and John Roccesano on drums.
Art & Sound at Green Space
Union City’s Greenspace Studio will host an evening of local artists, musicians and vendors on Friday, March 25, from 6-10 p.m.
Live performances include Wave Magnetik at 6 p.m., Mood Merchant at 7 p.m., Sir Synthesis at 8 p.m. and The Latin Jazz Factor at 9 p.m. There will also be live painting.
Tickets are $20 on Eventbrite at https://bit.ly/3tVjWIm. All ticket sales will be used to support local musicians, artists, vendors and businesses who will be in attendance for the evening.
Greenspace Studio is located at 540 39th St., Building A – 3rd Floor, Union City.