Around NYC Today (2/1) FrostFest Skating Showcase, The Drop

THINGS TO DO Smorgasburg x VICE Night Market, Villain, 307 Kent Ave – Brooklyn, 6pm – midnight Smorgasburg will be serving up delicious food and drinks from carefully curated vendors, plus music and programming from VICE. Vendors include Baonanas, El Perrito Street Dogs and Mao’s Bao. Featuring live astrology chart readings from Lexi Armstrong (Resident Tarot Reader @ House of Yes) and music by Eauxzown and Hewy. Free. … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/1) FrostFest Skating Showcase, The Drop

Around NYC Today (1/31) Thirst Trap Comedy, Juan MacLean

THINGS TO DO A Bachata & Reggaeton Party in Brooklyn, Lot 45 Bushwick, 411 Troutman St – Brooklyn, 9pm – 2am Nothing but classic and new bachata and reggaeton music all night long. Free. RSVP. Dirty Thursday: Bootylicious, House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Ave – Brooklyn, 10pm – 4am Join a bootylicious journey on the dancefloor from throwback Destiny’s Child jams to solo bangers and … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/31) Thirst Trap Comedy, Juan MacLean

Around NYC Today (1/30) Madison McFerrin, Funk You

THINGS TO DO Art Inspired By… Jose Salazar Vazquez, Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th St – UWS, 6pm – 8pm Create your own masterpiece inspired by work from famous artists using various art techniques. The series will include an overview of the artist or technique, followed by a hands-on workshop. Free. RSVP. Seaport Fit with Physique 57, Pier 17, 89 South St – … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/30) Madison McFerrin, Funk You

Around NYC Today (1/29) Carnegie Hall Citywide, Ambush Comedy

THINGS TO DO Watercolor Workshop Series, Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54 St – Sutton Place, 6pm – 8pm Join this series of three art workshops where you will learn the foundations of the use of watercolor paint. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. Free. Carnegie Hall Citywide, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard – Harlem, 7pm – 9pm Featuring South African musician … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/29) Carnegie Hall Citywide, Ambush Comedy

Around NYC Today (1/28) Häus Party, Keuning, Butterboy

THINGS TO DO DO It All, Overlook (second floor of Skating Pavilion), Bryant Park – Midtown, 6:30pm – 7:30pm This total body workout fuses strength training with high and low impact cardio elements. The class is taught by instructors from Jane DO. No experience is required. Free. RSVP. Get On The Stage Open Mic, Bluestockings, 172 Allen St – LES, 7pm – 9:30pm Get On … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/28) Häus Party, Keuning, Butterboy

Around NYC Today (1/27) NYRR Pizza Fun Run, Hari Kondabolu

THINGS TO DO NYRR Pizza Fun Run, NYRR Runcenter, 320 West 57th St – UWS, 11am – 12pm Join this three or five-mile running tour of the best pizza spots in NYC’s Midtown West. The run is free, but you’ll be responsible for purchasing your own pizza. Free. RSVP. Winter Workspace Drop-In Sunday, Glyndor Gallery in Wave Hill – Bronx, 1pm – 3pm Artists in Wave Hill’s Winter Workspace program … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/27) NYRR Pizza Fun Run, Hari Kondabolu

Around NYC Today (1/26) Loren Connors, Roast of History

THINGS TO DO Winter Jam, Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park, (Nearest entrance at 72nd Street and 5th Avenue), 11am – 3pm Enjoy skiing, sledding, live ice sculpting, and more at our annual winter sports festival. The event will also feature a winter food market. Free. Roast of History, Caveat, 21A Clinton St – LES, 9pm – 10:50pm Throughout history there have been many figures and movements deserving … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/26) Loren Connors, Roast of History

Around NYC Today (1/25) Creek Cave Live, The Freedom Party

THINGS TO DO The Freedom Party, (Le) Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St – West Village, 5pm – 10pm The Freedom Party features hip-hop, R&B, pop, rock, reggae and house hits from the ‘80s to the ‘2000s. Featuring music from Herbert Holler. $10 – $20. Art Inspired By… Oswaldo Guayasamin, Pelham Fritz Recreation Center in Marcus Garvey Park – Harlem, 6pm – 8pm Create your own masterpiece inspired … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/25) Creek Cave Live, The Freedom Party

Around NYC Today (1/24) Chris Gethard, Juan MacLean

Thurs 24 Dougie Poole’s Special Delivery, Pete’s Candy Store, 709 Lorimer St – Brooklyn, 6:30pm – 8:30pm Join a taping of Dougie Poole’s monthly talk show Special Delivery, featuring comedian Brett Davis and musician Lily Konigsberg. Free. Drunk Science presents: Volcanoes, littlefield, 635 Sackett St – Brooklyn, 8pm – 11pm Drunk Science is a live show hosted by comedians Joanna Rothkopf (deputy editor, Esquire), Shannon Odell … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/24) Chris Gethard, Juan MacLean

Around NYC Today (1/23) William Tyler, Side Ponytail Comedy

THINGS TO DO Girls’ Night In NYC Book Club: The Immortalists, Buzzfeed, 111 East 18th St, 13th Floor – Gramercy Park, 7pm – 8:30pm Girls’ Night In is kicking off the new year with “The Immortalists” by Chloe Benjamin. Gather with other women in NYC for a great book discussion and small bites. In addition to lively discussion, the event will also feature a book … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/23) William Tyler, Side Ponytail Comedy

Around NYC Today (1/22) The New Tarot, Wild Things Comedy

THINGS TO DO Watercolor Workshop Series, Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54 St – Sutton Place, 6pm – 8pm Join this series of three art workshops where you will learn the foundations of the use of watercolor paint. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. Free. Dirty Little Secrets Improv Show, Niagara, 112 Avenue A – East Village, 7:30pm Have an urge to get something off your chest but … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/22) The New Tarot, Wild Things Comedy

Around NYC Today (1/21) Manhattan Board Game Night, Butterboy

THINGS TO DO Manhattan Board Game Night, The Chelsea Bell, 316 8th Ave, 6pm – 10pm Choose from a selection from 250+ games. With a mix of classic, new and unreleased games there’s definitely something for everyone. Don’t know the rules? No worries, a game gurus will walk you through the rules and setup. Free. RSVP. DO It All, Overlook (second floor of Skating Pavilion), … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/21) Manhattan Board Game Night, Butterboy

Around NYC Today (1/20) Hari Kondabolu, Louis Katz

THINGS TO DO Happy Hangover Open Mic, Q.E.D., 27-16 23rd Ave – Queens, 5pm – 7pm Paul Dagliolo and Lauren Culp host this open mic every Sunday. They welcome stand-up comedians, storytellers, poets and more. Free. RSVP. No Church in the Wild: A Night of Hip Hop & House Music, Lot 45 Bushwick, 411 Troutman St – Brooklyn, 10pm – 4am Featuring DJs Mike Nasty, … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/20) Hari Kondabolu, Louis Katz

Around NYC Today (1/19) Women’s March, Shilpa Ray

THINGS TO DO Silent Disco Fitness, Al Oerter Recreation Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 131-40 Fowler Ave – Queens, 10am – 12:30pm Join two hours of free silent disco fitness workshops. Classes include ow impact aerobics, cardio sculpt and zumba. Headsets will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. Free. RSVP. Women’s March, Various location, 11am – 4pm This is the official Women’s March in … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/19) Women’s March, Shilpa Ray