Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey 07030
Tug and Barge Quadricentennial Legacy Tour
HOBOKEN (NJ TRANSIT'S ERIE LACKAWANNA PLAZA) May 26 – June 5, 2009
Limited Parking - please use mass transit
FREE FAMILY TUGBOAT TRIPS:
See the workings of The Port of New York/New Jersey as a commercial hub that delivers things very close to us, like: fuel, clothes and food. Participants will also discover the natural resources and wildlife of the harbor. May 30 and 31 at 1 pm. Four-hour harbor tour. Free, donations appreciated. For more information visit www.tugpegasus.org or call (212) 406–2225.
FILM: “Steamboat Bill Junior”
Starring Buster Keaton. The 1928 film will be introduced and presented with live piano accompaniment by Ben Model, silent film accompanist at MoMA. Buster Keaton plays the son of a riverboat captain who comes home from college to help run the family business. Also being shown archival footage of NY Harbor filmed between 1896-1906. Program presented by Projected Images of Hudson County. May 28 at 7:30 pm. Tickets: $8 in advance at www.smarttix.com or toll-free (877) 238-5596. Tickets $10 at the door.
STAGED READING: “On the Waterfront”
Budd Schulberg’s classic story of the New York/New Jersey waterfronts and the racketeering unions controlling it. Produced by the Brave New World Repertory Theatre, www.bravenewworldrep.org. May 29 Complimentary wine & cheese 7:30 pm, Staged Reading 8:00 pm, Tickets: $18 in advance at www.smarttix.com or toll-free (877) 238-5596. Tickets $18 at the door if available.
MUSIC: “The Fuzzy Lemons” – Family-Friendly Rock & Roll, The Fuzzy Lemons. May 30 at 2:30 pm. Tickets $12 in advance at www.smarttix.com or toll-free (877) 238-5596. Tickets $14 at the door.
MUSIC: “Sunset Music Series”
Featuring sea shanties by The Crimson Pirates. Drinks and light refreshments available. May 30 starting at 8 pm. $10 in advance at www.smarttix.com or toll-free (877) 238-5596. Tickets $12 at the door.
CIRCUSundays 2009 - Featuring performers from around the globe who will dazzle with dexterity and delight. Hosted by Artistic Director Karen E. Gersch. May 31, 1 and 4 pm. Advance tickets: Adults $14, Kids under 12 - $10 at www.smarttix.com or toll-free (877) 238-5596. Tickets at the door: Adults $18, Kids under 12 years $12.