Around NYC Today (12/2) BK Navy Yard Holiday Market, Chandra

THINGS TO DO Lighting of the World’s Largest Menorah, Grand Army Plaza, Fifth Avenue between West 58th and West 59th St, 5:30pm – 6:30pm See the lighting of the world’s largest menorah at Grand Army Plaza. The menorah is 32 feet tall and weighs about 4,000 pounds. Free. Brooklyn Navy Yard Holiday Market, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Building 77, 141 Flushing Ave – Brooklyn, 12pm – … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/2) BK Navy Yard Holiday Market, Chandra

Around NYC Today (12/1) Brooklyn Holiday Book Fair, Perk

THINGS TO DO Opening Day: Organic Emergence, Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main St – Queens, 8am – 4pm Artist Serkan Altinoz draws upon traditional Turkish paper marbling to create a new technique that integrates enamel paints, chemical solvents, and fire. The series of resulting paintings in Organic Emergence illustrate forms like flowers, butterflies, and fibrous tree-like structures. Free. Brooklyn Holiday Book Fair, Old Stone House in J.J. … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/1) Brooklyn Holiday Book Fair, Perk

Around NYC Today (11/25) The Beaches, Grand Holiday Bazaar

THINGS TO DO Yellowtech, Invisible New York, 435 Broadway – SoHo, 1pm – 5pm Travel through five separate art installations taking you on a journey from complexity and confusion to tranquility and clarity. And when you’re done, spend the afternoon rocking to a unique yellowtech DJ set. Free. RSVP. Grand Holiday Bazaar, Grand Bazaar NYC, 100 West 77th St – UWS, 10am – 5:30pm The Grand … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/25) The Beaches, Grand Holiday Bazaar

Around NYC Today (11/16) Fists + Fiction, Smorgasburg X Vice

THINGS TO DO Art Inspired By… Faith Ringgold, Asser Levy Recreation Center in Asser Levy Playground, 392 Asser Levy Place – Kips Bay, 6pm – 7:30pm Create your own masterpiece inspired by work from famous artists and various art techniques. The series will include an overview of the artist or technique, followed by a hands-on workshop. Free. RSVP required, call (212) 447-2023. Free. Vincent Cross – The … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/16) Fists + Fiction, Smorgasburg X Vice