Around NYC Today (5/1) Rock ‘N’ Roll Bingo, May Day Beltaine, Rooftop Yoga


May Day Beltaine Celebration, Le Petit Versailles – LES, 12pm – 6pm

The annual May Day Beltaine celebration is a gathering of decorating, dancing and drumming. The event begins at noon to ribbon and paint the maypole. Then the dance commences calling on the (un)natural world to honor and bless the coming seasons which includes all the exciting new events scheduled for the garden Le Petit Versailles. Bring food, musical instruments, paint, powder (whatever tickles your fancy) to share and enjoy. Free.

Stargazing, The High Line at 14th Street – Chelsea, 6:45pm – 9:30pm

Head to the High Line for a walk along the park and a chance to take a closer look at the stars. Peer through high-powered telescopes provided by members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to see rare celestial sights. Free.

Rock ‘N’ Roll Bingo, Pinks – East Village, 7pm – 10pm

Win vintage LPs and free booze. Free. RSVP.

Rooftop Yoga, Empire Stores – Brooklyn, 7:30am – 8:30am

Join a yoga class at the Empire Stores waterfront. Bring your own water and yoga mat. Free. RSVP.



Dean Cercone, Dumb Wolves, The Throat, Lenin Boys, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

Sic Tic, Mayflower Madame, Heavy Birds, Mercury Lounge – LES, 9:30pm, $10.

Whores (video release & live set!), A Devil’s Broadcast, Sara Landeau (of The Julie Ruin), Our Wicked Lady – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Ganser, Deaf Poets, Winkie, Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $10.



Comedy at the Corner w/ Chanel Ali (Night Train), Lucas Connolly (Seeso’s New York Funniest), Kerry Coddett (Comedy Central), Mary Cella (The New York Times), Jordon Ferber (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), Momoh Pujeh (Cinder Block Comedy Fest), Thiago Macklin (NY Comedy Festival), Hosted by Keenan Steiner, Hungry Ghost – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Concussion Comedy w/ Peter Revello, Teresa DeGaetano, Alexander Payne, Malorie Bryant, Ed McGowan, Usama Siddiquee, Le Chéile – Washington Heights, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Divine Comedy w/ Myq Kaplan (Netflix), Kendra Cunningham) Last Comic Standing), Ryan Beck (Comedy Central), Saurin Choksi (Comedians You Should Know), Abe Gatling (CryBaby Comedy), Hosted by Dan Fitzpatrick, DTUT – Yorkville, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Golden Spiral Comedy w/ Justy Dodge (AXS TV, Gotham Live), Sharron Paul (IFC Neurotica, Cheap Date Comedy), Maria Heinegg (The Worst Thing podcast), George Gordon (Bridgetown), Rob Cantrell ((NBC, HBO, Comedy Central), Dream Baby – East Village, 8pm, Free, RSVP.



Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 31, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.

Bryant Park Tai Chi, Fountain Terrace – Bryant Park, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Sept. 27, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.

Spring Migration Bird Walk, Netherland Monument in The Battery, Every Thursday until May 15, 8am – 9am, Free.

Fitness Walk, Fort Trotten Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until November 1, 9am – 10pm, 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.

Yoga in the Park, Sunken Meadow Picnic Area – Randall’s Island Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 11, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.


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