Where to Find Barbecue This Fourth of July

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The Fourth of July is right around the corner, and there’s not a more traditional way to celebrate than to enjoy some smoky, fresh barbecue right from the grill. From ribs to chicken and more, every American loves a heaping plate of barbecue to celebrate our country and the summertime.

Luckily for Rivington residents, there are tons of spots for barbecue in your Hoboken neighborhood in case you don’t feel like firing up the grill this Fourth of July. Read on to find out where you can find the best barbecue restaurants for you and your friends and family without having to stand in a long line at the grocery store.

House of ‘Que, located at 340 Sinatra Dr, Hoboken which is an hour and a half from your Rivington apartment, is a serves Texas BBQ meals in a fun environment with country-chic decor and communal seating.

Besides their signature barbecue options, House of ‘Que also offers tons of sandwich selections such as their Sloppy Texan, Smoky Baked Potato, pulled pork sandwich, brisket sandwich and much more. Stop in today to see what new items they have cooking!

Louie’s BBQ Pit, located at 5107 Palisade Ave, West New York which is about three miles from your Rivington apartment, is a compact, unadorned counter serve dishing out BBQ sandwiches, plates and family-style meals.

Louie’s BBQ Pit specializes in crafting mouth-watering meals and providing superb customer service. Order online for delivery or pickup! Some of their most popular items include their beef ribs with rice and beans, pulled pork sandwich with fries and brisket sandwich.


House of ‘Que

340 Sinatra Dr, Hoboken NJ 07030

(201) 706-8755



Louie’s BBQ Pit

5107 Palisade Ave, West New York NJ 07093

(201) 974-8848


Fourth of July Fireworks Around Hoboken

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There are many ways to celebrate the Fourth of July this weekend. The Rivington residents can join in on the local fun with several firework displays happening around Hoboken! If you can’t get enough and are looking for something more after you are finished with all the daytime holiday activities, there is no better way to end your day then with an extravagant firework display.

Hoboken is lucky enough to be the central viewing location for two major firework shows happening close by.

Macy’s Firework Show (Manhattan): Macy’s will once again host their extravagant Fourth of July fireworks display and event on July 4th. More than just the beautiful show, there will be musical entertainment and much more as part of the Independence Day celebration. Fireworks are scheduled to be set off near the East River in Midtown at dusk. The Rivington residents can make their way to any Hoboken pier or river view to catch a live viewing of this magnificent show.

Freedom Fireworks Show (Jersey City): Jersey City will host their own firework display on July 4th. The show is set to start at sundown as part of the annual Freedom Firework Festival taking place. If you are not able to make it to over to Jersey City, there are plenty of places around Hoboken where you can catch the display! What is great about this show is the beautiful scene. Not only will you get to see fireworks over the Hudson River, but the display is carefully crafted to have the Statue of Liberty in the background.

Wondering the best spots to see both these shows? Take a look at the following article for some tips on where you can view these displays and celebrate Independence Day in Hoboken!


2016 Hoboken Fireworks