Around NYC Today (4/28) WFMU Record Fair, Hester Street Fair, The Curtain Act


Hester Street Fair, The Intersection of Essex and Hester Street – LES, 11am – 6pm

Come hang with your friends, grab a bite, find some treasure, enjoy the music, and support your favorite merchants at Hester Street Fair’s Saturday Market. Free.

WFMU Record Fair, Brooklyn Expo Center, 10am – 7pm

Don’t miss out on the best record shopping weekend of the year. Be in the presence of over 200 record dealers selling vinyl and CDs! Browse tables filled with LPs, 45s, CDs, DVDs, and books, including $1 LP and CD tables. $7.

Celebrate Arbor Day: Planting Native Organic Trees in The Battery, Woodland Lawn, 10am – 4pm

Join a special tree-planting activity in honor of Arbor Day.

World Tai Chi Day, Fountain Terrace in Bryant Park, 11am – 2pm

Celebrate World Tai Chi day with classes provided by the Tai Chi Chuan Center and led by teachers and students who train at CK Chu Tai Chi under instructor Hyland Harris. Free.

Flatlands Stop ‘N’ Swap, PS 119 – Brooklyn, 12pm – 3pm

Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don’t have to bring something to take something. Free.



Rich Medina, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 11pm, $8 – $10.

Queen Moo, Caravela, Twiga, Silliam, Goldsounds – Brooklyn, 7pm, $8.

Ikue Mori, Ami Yamasaki, MV Carbon, Charmaine Lee, Julia Santoli, H0l0 – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Francie Moon,No Honeymoon, Onesie, Desert Sharks, Sailor Boyfriend, Pet Rescue – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $6 donation.

Gnarcissists, Straw Pipes, Native Sun, The Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 11:59pm, $8.

Lords of Death, Locus Mortis, Anthony Saunders, Gray Market, The Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 2pm, $7 – $12.

Dougie Poole, Teen Body, The Angels (DJ Set), Surprise Headliner TBA, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $10.

Hayes Peebles, Danny Greenberg and The American Redstart, Matt Butler, Dan Hartig, Bowery Electric – LES, 6:30pm, $8 – $10.

The F.U.s, Urban Waste, WORLD WAR IX, A Breed Apart, The Kingsland – Brooklyn, 3pm, $10.

Nikhil P. Yerawadekar & Low Mentality, Kaleta & Super Yamba Band, KISSEY, DJ Center, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 8pm. $10.

Pill, Sneaks, Flexi, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.



Popped Collar Comedy w/ Eli Sairs, Katie Hannigan, Ethan Simmons-Patterson, Wendy Steiner, Joe Nehme, Dan Wickes, The Platform – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

The Curtain Act w/ Dan Lamorte (Gotham Live, Comedy Cellar), Kate Willett (Netflix), Mike Lebovitz (Just For Laughs), Jeff Arcuri (The Late Show with Stephen Colbert), VON – East Village, 7pm, $10.

Camouflage: A Comedy Show w/ Corinne Fisher (Guys We F***ed Podcast), Shane Torres (Conan, CC Half Hour), Shalewa Sharpe (Jimmy Fallon, The New Negroes CC), Andy Haynes (CC Half Hour, Roast Battle, Late Night), Kate Willett (This is Not Happening CC, Viceland), Hosted by Lucas Connolly, GAMBA Forest Gallery – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5 – $10.



The Bronx-La Villette Exhibition: Matteo Pellegrinuzzi, Poe Park Visitor Center – Bronx, Every Tuesday to Saturday until April 28, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Gallery Tour: Avifauna: Interplay of Birds + Habitat, Glyndor Gallery in Wave Hill – Bronx, Every Tuesday and Saturday until April 30, Free with admission to the grounds, $8 for adults, $4 for seniors and students.

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields, Columbus Circle Information Kiosk (West 59th and Central Park West), Every Sunday, Wednesday and Saturday until April 28, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.


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