Events

FBW at the Hoboken Arts & Music Festival – Postponed to Sunday, May 19

Who The Fund for a Better Waterfront will be there. Visit our booth to learn what you can do to Save Your Waterfront.   What Sign the petition to Gov. Murphy asking him to put the ferry terminal elsewhere, not in the middle of our waterfront park, adjacent to the only natural [...]

FBW at the Hoboken Arts & Music Festival – Postponed to Sunday, May 192019-05-03T16:17:19-04:00

City Nature Challenge at the Hoboken Cove Beach: April 26-29, 2019

Take the Global Wildlife Observation Challenge! Join Resilience Paddle Sports, the City of Hoboken, and Fund for a Better Waterfront as we compete with hundreds of other cities worldwide to observe, document and share images of wildlife - plants, insects and wild animals - right here in Hoboken. Want to learn more? Check [...]

City Nature Challenge at the Hoboken Cove Beach: April 26-29, 20192019-04-23T15:08:02-04:00

FBW Open House: You’re Invited – Join the campaign to Connect the Waterfront at Union Dry Dock

Neumann Leathers Building, 5th floor 300 Observer Highway, Hoboken, NJ Live music, mimosas, chocolate! Your waterfront needs some LOVE and it needs it NOW. NJ Transit and NY Waterway have planned to build a ferry diesel depot at Union Dry Dock, a move that would not only defy the will of [...]

FBW Open House: You’re Invited – Join the campaign to Connect the Waterfront at Union Dry Dock2019-04-30T16:04:03-04:00

Slide show: Polynesian Ohana Festival and Hudson River Cup Races

On Saturday, July 28, the Ke Aloha Outrigger Canoe Club and the Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse sponsored the Polynesian Ohana Festival and Hudson River Cup Races. The festival featured hula dancing, free kayaking, food vendors, entertainment and a variety of activities for families. The Hudson River Cup included an 8-mile outrigger canoe competition [...]

Slide show: Polynesian Ohana Festival and Hudson River Cup Races2019-04-23T14:46:15-04:00

Photos From City Of Water Day at The Hoboken Cove

Photos taken by Ralph DeMatthews on City of Water Day July 14, 2018 The Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse at the natural sand beach along the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway. Great day for families to get into the Hudson River via kayak. Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse volunteer helping kayakers launch [...]

Photos From City Of Water Day at The Hoboken Cove2019-04-23T14:47:43-04:00

Photos from the April 20, 2018 Rally to Protect our Waterfront

Rally held at Maxwell Place Park in Hoboken to protest proposed NY Waterway diesel depot at former Union Dry Dock site Children leading the charge to protect their playgrounds from being polluted with dieselfumes. Mayor Ravi Bhalla who organized the event being interviewed by the press. Noelle Thurlow, the head [...]

Photos from the April 20, 2018 Rally to Protect our Waterfront2019-04-23T14:54:49-04:00

Photos from FBW’s 2017 Annual Connect the Waterfront Fundraising Event

Frank DeGrim's photos from FBW's 2017 annual fundraising party Jon Otto checking in with FBW volunteers Emmanuelle Morgen, Stephen Walter and Todd Gagen. FBW party getting started at Kolo Klub. FBW Board member Aaron Lewit with BCB Bank's Christine Bridgelal, event Honorary Co-Chair Pamela Strell and Karen Nason owner of [...]

Photos from FBW’s 2017 Annual Connect the Waterfront Fundraising Event2019-04-23T15:56:04-04:00

Photos from FBW’s Sunset Dinner Cruise on March 23, 2017

Guests boarding the Classic Harbor Line's Manhattan II yacht. (Photo credit: Paul Schoenberger.) Larry Bijou of Bijou Properties with Tricia Hrotko, Heather Gibbons & Monica Pollock. (Photo credit: Frank DeGrim.) The Classic Harbor Line's Manhattan II yacht circling the Statue of Liberty. (Photo credit: Frank DeGrim.) Inside the [...]

Photos from FBW’s Sunset Dinner Cruise on March 23, 20172019-04-23T14:52:52-04:00