This Weekend’s Best Bets

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The beat is strong at the Community Rhythm Drum Circle at Grassroots (6 pm).

UPDATE: This event has been postponed due to inclement weather. Andrew Garfield is amazing, but you can see Tobey Maguire as the web-slinger at a screening of Spider-Man in Washington Park (8 pm).


The Indo-American Parade and Festival takes the city by storm (11 am parade, 1 pm festival).


Get some weekend meditation at a community hatha yoga session (10 am, $10 donation).

Diversity is celebrated at the International Festival at Exchange Place (12 pm).

House music, live percussion and crazy hats pump up Port-O Lounge’s Mad Hatter Tea Party (4 pm).

Jersey City Film Forum screens Juan of the Dead (7 pm, $5 donation).

Summer Dawn Hortillosa

is a freelance arts and entertainment writer whose work has appeared in the Jersey City Independent, The Jersey Journal, the International and other publications. She is also a creative writer and theatrical director.