Oct. 6 (Fri), Get Animated Invasion, Self Storage NYC, Tales from the Hood

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Get Animated Invasion, 107 Grand St., 12pm-7pm

Your favorite childhood cartoons invade Manhattan in this immersive, 360-degree pop-up celebrating all things Looney Tunes, Scooby-Doo, Tom & Jerry, and more. Weave in and out of eight unforgettable cartoon realms, including a Scooby-Doo Spooky Woods, a Flintstone’s Ice Cream Bar and a Marvin The Martian Planet. Free. RSVP.

Self Storage NYC Opening Celebration, Flux Factory (Queens), 5pm – 9:30pm

Self Storage NYC is a site-specific exhibition-event taking place in select self storage facilities in Long Island City and Flux Factory’s gallery.  Taking full advantage of the “1 month 1 dollar” offers provided by self storage facilities around Flux Factory, Self Storage NYC provides 9 currently displaced artist or activist-run spaces and projects with the opportunity to freely curate a storage unit for a month. Free. 

Masquerade Edition- Halloween Party, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, NYPL, 6pm-10pm, Free.

In celebration of iconic black horror films, the Schomburg Center is thrilled to present the second annual First Fridays: Masquerade Edition! Our monthly dance social will transform into a Halloween pageant where attendees are encouraged to come as their favorite horror icons. There will be a costume contest, so dress to impress!

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, A Play by Stephen Adly Guirgis, Atlantic Theater Company (Chelsea), 8pm, Free, RSVP.


Tales from the Hood, Brevoort Playground (Brooklyn), 6:30pm, Free.

Creepshow, Owl’s Head Park (Brooklyn), 6:30pm, Free.

Kong: Skull Island, Pats Lawn in Inwood Hill Park (Inwood), 6:30pm, Free.

Wonder Woman, Haffen Park (Bronx), 7:30pm, Free.


Jeremy and the Harlequins, Carnival Youth, Ritual Talk, Austerity, Evening Darling, Pianos (LES), 7pm, $10.

Debbie Downer, No Honeymoon, The Safari Room at El Cortez (Brooklyn), 7pm, $10.

The Skins, Robbing Johnny, Meridian Lights, The Lulls, Bowery Electric (LES), 7pm, $10.

The Midnight Stroll, Courtesy Tier, Mercury Lounge (LES), 7:30pm, $10-$12.

The Juan Maclean (DJ set), House of Peroni (LES), 7:30pm.

Level Kali, Yaeji, Omar Apollo, NYU Kimmel Center, 7:45pm, Free.

The Lion’s Cage, Hotheads, Sub Space, Flower (NYHC Hurricane Benefit), Bar Matchless (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8.

The Spookfish, Ghost Piss, Trees Take Ease,  Crosslegged, Secret Sibling, The Glove (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8.

Surf Rock is Dead (EP Release Party), Blood Cultures, Native Sun, Rough Trade (Brooklyn), 8pm, $10-$12.

The Saylavees, The Hipshakes, Proto Idiot, The Othermen, The Footlight (Queens), 8pm, $10.

Paperhaus, Haybaby, Turnip King, Sic Tic, Alphaville (Brooklyn), 8pm, $10-$12.

Twinsmith, field trip, Twiga, Loose Talk, Berlin, (Alphabet City), 8pm, $10-$12.

Sara Curtin, Adios Ghost, Ruby Rae, C’mon Everybody (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8-$10.

The Space Merchants, The Values, Lost Kingdoms, Noods, Holly Overton (DJ set), Gutter Bar (Brooklyn), 8pm, $7.

Cody Cody Jones, Fuerilla Warfare, Ialive, Blastmaster Baker, Mic Lanny, Duncecap, Muchmore’s (Brooklyn), 9pm, $7.

Le Youth, Amber Valentine, Boy Radio, Dirty Looks, Dropkat, Ryan Clover, Safari Joe, House of Yes! (Brooklyn), 10pm, Free before 11pm.

Black Lips (Afterparty and DJ set), Our Wicked Lady (Brooklyn), 11:55pm, Free.


Living Room Show, Hosted by Luke Thayer, Abbi Crutchfield, Aaron Kominos-Smith, Postmark Cafe (Brooklyn), 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Comedy Hibachi feat. Caitlin Peluffo, Nadia Pinder, Sam Evans, Legion (Brooklyn), 8pm, Free.

Kobra Comedy Show feat. Bret Raybould, Josh Tolentino, Michelle Slonim, Zainal Bostaman, Froilan Cafe Lounge (Brooklyn), 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Sasheer Zamata (SNL), Petey DeAbreu (White Chocolate, Hope of the Hood podcast), Robert Dean (Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch), Courtney Maginnis (College Humor), Justin Flanagan (New York Comedy Festival), Will Winner (The Good, The Dad and the Ugly podcast), Secret Loft (Greenwich Village), 8:30pm, $5-$12.

Bitches Brew feat. Naomi Karavani, Melissa Stokoski, Shelby Taylor, Erica Spera, Halyards (Brooklyn), 8:30pm, Free.

Monore Martin (Fallon), Sarah Tollemache (Colbert), Rojo Perez (Conan), Kevin Iso (Adam Devine House Party), Dan Lamorte (Axs TV), 17 Division Pl (Brooklyn), 9pm, Free, RSVP.

Afro-Laffs feat. Dave Lester (Comedy Central), Jeffery Joseph (In Living Color, The Sopranos), Alex Carabano (Apollo Comedy Hour), Wale Olukayode (Funny or Die), Hosted by Mistah Trillah, Buka (Brooklyn), 9:45pm, Free, RSVP.

Cross the Bridge Comedy, 18 Wyckoff Ave. (Brooklyn), 11pm, $0-$3.80.


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