TASTE OF INDIA
Just before hitting the Lincoln Tunnel in Secaucus, you’ll find Mausam, a newly opened Indian restaurant. Mausam, the Indian word for seasons, fuses American culture with authentic Indian cuisine. Its three-floor design allows for an uninterrupted view of the Manhattan skyline whether you’re sitting down for a quaint dinner or hosting a gathering for 175 people in one of the restaurant’s chic private rooms.
On June 14, the Venetian of Garfield, NJ, is hosting Posh Boutique’s Summer Fashion Show to benefit The National Brain Tumor Society research. The co-ed boutique, based in Towaco, specializes in exclusive fashion pieces.
WEDDING SEASON IS HERE
Whether you’re getting married or helping a loved one plan their special day, a bridal show is always a good time. From June 8–10, The Bridal Boutique at Nan Romano in Bedminster will host its trunk show. The show will feature exclusive gowns from designer Jessica Fontaine.
Wine, music and golf. Sounds like a perfect summer afternoon, doesn’t it? On June 11 the Liberty National Golf Course in Jersey City will host The Great Wine, Music and Golf Pairing, where for $1,500-$25,000 in donations, guests can play 18 holes paired with 18 amazing wines. Good drinks and a good cause.
The Montclair Farmers Market opens June 5 and takes place every Saturday, from 8 am–2 pm, through November. The perfect place to find locally sourced fresh produce, this market will help make any meal truly special.
THE SHOE (STORE) FITS
Fivestory, a luxury retail store specializing in shoes and home décor, is now open at 18 East 69th Street in New York City. This shop certainly looks like it’s worth the trek across the island—and you’ll have an unforgettable pair of new shoes to show off when you get home.
Now’s the time to head to the New Jersey Arts Festival at the Montclair Art Museum, 3 South Mountain Avenue. Through July 22, the exhibition will feature more than a dozen local artists. Who doesn’t love great art in their own backyard?
Maya, a modern Mexican restaurant, recently opened in New York City at 1191 First Avenue. The restaurant prides itself on its amazing tequila bar, too, so save this spot for an extra special night on the town. Bring a designated driver for sure.
JERSEY GREETS MR. GRAHAM
A Robert Graham store is opening imminently at The Mall at Short Hills. The Graham brand opened its first retail location in Venice, CA in 2010.
International Watch Co. Schaffhausen recently opened its New York City flagship store at 535 Madison Avenue. Pop in and be ready to be duly impressed.