Looking for ways to enjoy the warm weather this April 2023? We’ve got you covered. Here are three upcoming events to explore in Jersey City.
George Washington Bridge Run
Where: Meet at the clock at Grove Path Plaza, 324 Grove Street, Jersey City
When: Sunday, April 2 at 7 a.m.
If you’re getting ready for the Jersey City Marathon later in April, here’s a great training challenge. Join Jersey City locals Sunday April 2 as one of three waves of runners who will cross the George Washington Bridge beginning at 7 a.m. Runners will begin at the Grove Street PATH Station and make their way across the bridge for a total of about 14 miles, with options to add more miles once you enter NYC. Learn more about the George Washington Bridge Run.
Where: Liberty State Park, Jersey City
When: Saturday, April 22, 2023 at 11 a.m.
Head over to Liberty State Park for an Earth Day tasting celebration you won’t want to miss! Plantopia is the region’s newest plant-based tasting festival, offering a family-friendly, all inclusive experience of the most interesting local lifestyle brands in the region. Meat-eaters, vegans, and flexitarians alike can enjoy a variety of food samples like guilt-free waffles at the Grand Tasting Village or guilt-free cashew milk shakes at the Drinkery. Learn more about Plantopia.
Jersey City Marathon
Where: Newport Green Park, 14th Street, Jersey City
When: Sunday, April 23. 2023, 7 a.m. – 9 a.m.
The biggest of Jersey City spring marathons, the Jersey City Marathon, is set for Sunday, April 23, 2023. The marathon begins at Newport Green and will take runners through Jersey City’s waterfront, Powerhouse Art District, Historic Paulus Hook, through Liberty State Park, down Caven Point Road, then through Bergen and Greenville communities. The race will end at Newport Green where full marathon runners will continue the loop. Learn more about the 2023 Jersey City Marathon.