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This April at LITM

This April at LITM

Mondays: Karaoke with DJ Johnny C
9:30 pm: More Info

Every Monday night is a blast with DJ Johnny C. Select songs from his ginormous catalog and enjoy $7 mules all night. Come before 11 pm for eats.

Tuesday, April 2: “Portrayal” Opening Reception
7 pm: More Info

Portraiture has long been one of the major categories of artistic output: capturing a person’s likeness & personality for posterity. It could be viewed as one of the more conservative and potentially “less interesting” types of art, but contemporary artists have moved far beyond the staid representations that are often associated with the word “portrait.” These artists have brought us their creative interpretations on the theme in a variety of styles and mediums!

Wednesday, April 3: Collective Arts Brewing Drink & Draw
7 pm: More Info

Collective Arts is launching in New Jersey! Join them for a drink & draw at LITM and get your creativity flowing with some Collective Arts brews, paired with some of our favorite dishes including $7 chicken or tofu wings.

Thursday, April 4: Jersey City Slam: Big Read Slam
7 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Jersey City Slam is proud to be a sponsor of The Big Read and we are having a poetry slam with the theme, “what would you take with you?” Poets who use poems with the theme will get bonus points in the slam! There is an open mic before the slam open to music, stand-up comedy, poetry and bar tricks.

Wednesday, April 10: The Zack and Pat Show
8 pm to 10 pm: More Info

Our monthly comedy series features James Mac, Farooq Hussain, Nick Carra, Zac Amico and you! Step up to the open mic and share your best jokes. It’s also Wing Wednesday, with $7 chicken or tofu wings available all night.

Tuesday, April 16: Selena Quintanilla Birthday Fiesta
7 pm: More Info

Celebrate the Queen of Tejano’s birthday with $10 tacos, special Selena margaritas featuring Pasote tequila & more! We’ll be giving away a prize to the Best Dressed Selena and of course, dancing the night away to Selena’s greatest hits plus more Latin favorites spun by DJ Eric Lazaro!

Wednesday, April 24: Music by Edward Swanton
6 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Guitarist and singer Edward Swanton serenades you through the last half of Happy Hour and into the early hours of the evening.

Monday, April 29: Thinking In Full Color presents: ‘In Her Words’
part of the Jersey City Poetry Festival
7 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Local arts organization Thinking In Full Color, which focuses on empowering women of color, will feature three talented WOC poets — wendelin, Dena Igusti and Glennifer Braker. You’ll also be able to snatch up books, zines, poetry and more from The Bettys, Asian American Literary Review and Thinking In Full Color themselves! Karaoke follows the event at 9 pm.

This March at LITM

This March at LITM

Mondays: Karaoke with DJ Johnny C
9:30 pm: More Info

Every Monday night is a blast with DJ Johnny C. Select songs from his ginormous catalog and enjoy $7 mules all night. Come before 11 pm for eats.

Tuesday, March 5: “Shiny Objects” Opening Reception
7 pm: More Info

Humans have always been drawn to shiny objects. Perhaps it is because they remind of us the life giving forces of fire and water. Whether you are using mediums that are shiny (glitter, gold leaf, metal, metallic pigments, etc.) or depicting shiny objects in your paintings or photography. See how dozens of talented local artists interpreted this month’s theme!

Sunday, March 10: RetroStyle JC’s Swap, Shoot & Shine
5 pm: More Info

Clean out your closets by swapping your old duds for new ones! Unclaimed clothing will be donated to a worthy cause.

Wednesday, March 13: The Zack and Pat Show
8 pm to 10 pm: More Info

Our monthly comedy series features Greg and Rob Cardazone, Doug Cafran, Alex Csedrik and you! Step up to the open mic and share your best jokes. It’s also Wing Wednesday, with $7 chicken or tofu wings available all night.

Sunday, March 17: St. Patrick’s Day
special opening hours TBA: More Info

Come to our annual celebration of St. Pat’s featuring specials on whiskey, Irish beers and more! Check back for details

Tuesday, March 19: Jersey City Slam: Femme Poetry Slam
6 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Join Jersey City Slam for a performance poetry competition where poets battle it out for a chance to be the Femme Slam Champion! Admission is a suggested donation of $5

Wednesday, March 20: Brunswick Community Garden Fundraiser
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm: More Info

Join your fellow gardeners on the first day of Spring. Find out what people are planting, bring seeds to swap and support the Brunswick Community Garden!

Sunday, March 24: Thinking In Full Color presents: ‘listen to us’
6 pm to 8 pm: More Info

Local arts organization Thinking In Full Color, which focuses on empowering women of color, will shine a spotlight on students from their spring writing and acting classes.

Tuesday, March 26: Lez Fest Open Mic
7 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Hudson Pride Center’s Lez Fest takes the stage at LITM with an open mic that can’t be missed! All queer woman-identifying individuals are invited to participate. More information TBA.

This February at LITM

This February at LITM

Friday, Feb. 1: Bye Bye, Dry January!
7 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Have you been holding off booze for 31 days? Celebrate your accomplishment and make your first drink of 2019 a memorable one! We’ll have delicious low-calorie cocktails, mocktails and low-alcohol beers for those with different goals, too. DJ Reuben of Pizza Club spins at 9.

Mondays: Karaoke with DJ Johnny C
9:30 pm: More Info

Every Monday night is a blast with DJ Johnny C. Select songs from his ginormous catalog and enjoy $7 mules all night. Come before 11 pm for eats.

Tuesday, Feb. 5: “Burning Love” Opening Reception
7 pm: More Info

Check out our new sexy, romantic — and perhaps even heartbreaking! — group art show for February! It’s also Taco Tuesday, so you’ll enjoy $10 tacos all night in addition to delicious art cocktails.

Sunday, Feb. 10: Black Voices Unhinged Cabaret
champagne reception 7 pm, show 8 pm to 10 pm: More Info

Thinking In Full Color presents a Black History Month cabaret that pays tribute to the best Black musical theater canon has to offer, plus offers singers a chance to break through the boundaries imposed by casting norms. See some of the best local talents sing the classics, and seize their dream roles! Admission is a suggested donation of $5. Advance tickets for the champagne reception are available for $10 and include a free glass of bubbly!

Wednesday, Feb. 13: The Zack and Pat Show
8 pm to 10 pm: More Info

Our monthly comedy series features Beth Maria, Andrew Steiner, Joe Gorman and you! Step up to the open mic and share your best jokes. It’s also Wing Wednesday, with $7 chicken or tofu wings available all night.

Thursday, Feb. 14: Valentine’s Day
all night: More Info

Wine and dine the one you love with an exclusive sumptuous menu by Chef Eduardo Rugiero and delicious cocktails featuring Ketel One Botanicals, Dulce Vida Tequila, Ramazzotti Apertivo and more. You’ll also get to play a Truth or Dare game designed to bring you and your partner closer and see our romantic art exhibit “Burning Love.”

Sunday, Feb. 17: Nolan Kouri Menswear Presentation
7 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Local designer Nolan Kouri presents his Menswear Capsule Collection – Fall 2019. There will be music spun by DJ Paul Mendoza plus limited champagne and bites. Models walk at 8 pm.

Sunday, Feb. 24: Suwanna Food Pop-Up Kitchen
5 pm to 10 pm: More Info

Suwanna Food is back with another pop-up kitchen. Enjoy delicious Thai-American food with LITM’s unforgettable cocktails! Please note that Suwanna Food will not have brunch service this month. Dinner runs 5 to 10.

This January at LITM

This January at LITM

Mondays: Karaoke with DJ Johnny C
9:30 pm: More Info

Every Monday night is a blast with DJ Johnny C. Select songs from his ginormous catalog and enjoy $7 mules all night. Come before 11 pm for eats.

Sunday, Jan. 6: Live is the Music
6 pm to 9 pm: More Info

Enjoy covers, classics and originals played by Barry Cavanagh and Everet Almond — plus a few very special guests!

Tuesday, Jan. 8: “Clear as Crystal, Cold as Ice” Opening Reception
7 pm: More Info

That quiet feeling when you walk out into the freshly fallen snow. The reflections on the surface of a frozen lake. Snowflakes drifting gently down or hurtling in the blizzard winds. Reflections off the surface of a frozen lake. The slick danger of black ice. The sun sparkling through icicles… Check out winter-inspired works by dozens of talented artists from JC and beyond!

Wednesday, Jan. 9: The Zack and Pat Comedy Show
8 pm to 10 pm: More Info

The Zack and Pat Show returns with headliner Monty Mason plus more laughs with Raphael Hernandez and Garrett Nygren! You can even step up to the mic, if you dare. No cover!

Sunday, Jan. 13: David Bowie Birthday Bash: Five Years
sponsored by GEM&BOLT Mezcal
7 pm to 10 pm: More Info

It’s our fifth annual celebration of the Starman’s life, music and legacy — and perhaps our last. Come out one last time to enjoy music by fantastic live tribute band Heroes (Woodhead), original dance by Stephen Galberth, our Stargirls bolt make-up booth by Colleen Scheuer, Bowie-inspired cocktails featuring our sponsor GEM&BOLT Mezcal and more!

Address & Hours

Address

140 Newark Avenue, half a block from the Grove Street PATH on the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Plaza – Jersey City, NJ 07302

Hours

Mon-Wed:  5:00 pm – 1:00 am (Kitchen open til 11 pm)
Thu:  5:00 pm – 1:00 am (Kitchen open til 12 am)
Fri: 5:00 pm – 2:00 am (Kitchen open til 12 am)
Sat: 5:00 pm – 2:00 am (Kitchen open til 12 am)
Sun:  5:00 pm – 12:00 am (Kitchen open til 10:30 pm)