Things to do Sept 19 -Sept 23

Especias Familiares Art Opening

Welcome Fall! Hispanic Heritage Month events with Live Music, Art Shows, Motorcycles & Ice Cream, Multicultural Family Fun Day, Victorian Fashion Show, and more!

Especias Familiares (Family Spices) Art Show Opening at the Perth Amboy Gallery Center for the Arts Wednesday Sept 19 7-9pm
Using essential Latin herbs & spices as a form of pigmentation, artist Julisa Maria Mugica creates large scale paintings to bring recognition to the existence of Latin symbolism and the individuality of Latin culture.

Puerto Rico LeVanta Wednesday Sept 19 6:30-8:30pm at City Hall Circle
One Year Anniversary of Hurricane Maria Memorial Service. Following, refreshments will be served at Pepino Social Club 424 State St. Rain location Jankowski Community Center. Hosted by the City of Perth Amboy.

LAMA Summer Roll Out at Carvel Wednesday Sept 19 6:30-8:30pm
Carvel Perth Amboy hosts Latin American Motorcycle Association’s (LAMA) Summer Roll Out! Music, Vendors and Fun! Food and drinks for purchase.

Day of Reflection Pop-up Art Show Thursday Sept 20 6:30-8pm
PRAHD hosts a Day of Reflection event – a pop-up art gallery showcasing local artists whose work speaks to the severe impact of Hurricane Maria, and reflect on the long road ahead for Puerto Rico’s recovery.

Live Music Fridays at PSC Friday Sept 1 9pm
The band Camarón Caliente plays at the Portuguese Sporting Club. No cover. 21 and over. Bar menu til midnight.

Multicultural Family Fun Day in Rudyk Saturday Sept 22 12-8pm
Pryceless Leaders Foundation hosts kids activities, vendors, music, speakers, community leaders, poetry and more. Gun violence & community safety awareness.

Live at the Ferry Slip Music Series featuring Segunda Quimbamba Saturday Sept 22 7-9pm Music and dancing in the moonlight on the waterfront! Segunda Quimbamba is a dance and drum ensemble that perform authentic bomba and plena, the vibrant traditional folk music of Puerto Rico. The show is free and all ages.  Hosted by Perth Amboy Artworks.

Victorian Fashion Show and Tea at Proprietary House Sunday Sept 23 1-4pm
Visit historic Proprietary House to see vintage fashions by “The Victorian Ladies” plus tea, scones with Devonshire Cream, sweets, Victorian history, tea sampling and chocolate pairing. Tours. Games and prizes. $35 RSVP 732-826-5527 to reserve and purchase tickets.

Brunch Buffet Cruise on the Cornucopia Sunday Sept 23 12-2:30pm
Enjoy delicious food and beautiful views of the NJ shoreline. For reservations call the Cornucopia at 732-697-9500.

Harvest Moon Sunday Sept 23 7pm
Enjoy the beautiful full harvest moonrise over Raritan Bay at 7:02pm

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