Around NYC Today (12/2) Oddities Flea Market, New York Night Train Soul Clap

THINGS TO DO

Native Art Market, National Museum of the American Indian – Lower Manhattan, 10am

Buy traditional and contemporary works—including silver and semiprecious jewelry, ceramics, fine apparel, handwoven baskets, traditional beadwork, dolls, paintings, prints, and sculpture—from some of the finest Native American artists. Free.

Oddities Flea Market, Brooklyn Bazaar, 11am

The Oddities Flea Market is returning for the holidays. Shop for all sorts of peculiar items: ranging from medical history ephemera, anatomical curiosities, natural history items, osteological specimens, taxidermy, jewelry, one of a kind art. $5 at the door (cash only).

Renegade Craft Fair, Industry City – Brooklyn, 11am – 6pm

Explore a curated selection of modern design, including jewelry and accessories, art, apparel, ceramics, illustration, stationery, home decor, apothecary and cookware. Featuring local food trucks, DJ sets with Black Gold, photo ops, screen printing workshops with Sheepshead Design and all-around good times. Free.

Voice Cult, House of Yes – Brooklyn, 1:30pm

Come join this vocal healing ritual. The event will be led by “head priestess” Daisy Press. Is Voice Cult really a cult? $10 suggested donation.

Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting Celebration, Great Lawn in Astoria Park – Queens, 2pm – 5pm

Celebrate Astoria’s holiday tradition with music, magic, train rides, and more. Free.

 

ONGOING

Shape Up NYC: Zumba, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Saturday until Dec. 30, 10am – 11am, Free.

Arts and Crafts Fair, Alice Austen Park – Staten Island, Until Dec. 25, 11am -5pm, Free.

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Saturday until Dec. 30, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

‘Since I’m Being Honest With You’: Kathrin Burmester solo exhibition, Topaz Arts – Queens, Every Saturday until December 17, 1pm – 5pm. Free.

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 10am – 4pm. Free.

Grand Central Holiday Fair, Grand Central Terminal – Midtown, Until Dec. 24, 10am to 8pm.

‘Volez Voguez Voyagez’ Louis Vuitton Exhibition, 86 Trinity Place – Lower Manhattan, Until Jan. 7, (Mon to Sat – 10 am to 8pm; Sun – 11am to 7pm), Free. RSVP.

Yayoi Kusama: Festival of Life, David Zwirner – Chelsea, Until December 16, Tues. to Sat., Gallery hours: 10am – 6pm. Free.

Winter Village, Bryant Park – Midtown, Until January 2, Weekdays – 11am to 8pm, Weekends – 10am – 8pm, Free.

Union Square Holiday Market, Southern side of Union Square Park, Until December 24 (Weekdays – 11am to 8pm; Sat. – 10am to 8pm; Sun. 11am to 7pm), Free.

Amsterdam Whitney’s November 2017 Exhibition, Amsterdam Whitney Gallery – Chelsea, Until Dec. 8, 11am – 5pm, Free, RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Razors, Hallelujah The Hills, Genie, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

J Bengoy, Argonaut & Wasp, Lost Cousins, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Electric Feel Dance Party w/ DJ Jordan Stern, DJ Ilan, Bowery Electric – LES, 11pm, $10.

Tiidal, Conquista, Yusuf Siddiquee, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Hiro Kone, Negation, Maggot, Ligature, R&D, K. Keays, Crawl Space, Moses, Secret Project Robot – Brooklyn, 9pm, $10.

That’s So Raben, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 11pm, Free.

DJ Bengey, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 11:59pm, Free.

New York Night Train Soul Clap and Dance Off w/ DJ Jonathan Toubin, Don Bolles (The Germs), Breanna Barbara, Surfbort, Animal Show, Brooklyn Bazaar, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Jackknife Comedy w/ Dulce Sloan, Pale Bear Walla, Colin DiGarbo, Janet Hyde, Aaron Naylor, Mary Houlihan, Mamoudou N’Diaye, Hosted by Patrick Hastie and Gideon Hambright, The Creek and the Cave – Queens, 8pm, $5.

Defend Your Movie w/ Sean Donnelly, Farah Brook, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Definitely Two Different Guys w/ Yedoye Travis, Mamoudou N’Diaye, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 10pm, $8 – $10.

 

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Around NYC Today (10/29) ¡CalabazaFest!, Annual Dog Run Halloween Party

THINGS TO DO

Batty Over Halloween, Astoria Park – Queens, 12pm – 2:30pm

Join the festivities on the Great Lawn at Astoria Park for a day filled with music, puppets, cotton candy, balloon twisting, face painting and munchkin pumpkins.

Halloween Festival, Ocean Breeze Park – Staten Island, 12pm – 5pm

This free, family-friendly event hosts a pumpkin patch, Halloween crafts, music, Halloween inspired contests, and more. Free.

Howl-o-ween, Van Cortlandt Park – Bronx, 12pm – 2pm

Bring your best-dressed dogs to compete at Howl-o-ween. Pre-registration is required. $10 per dog to benefit the dog run.

Annual Dog Run Halloween Party, Washington Square Park – Greenwich Village, 12pm – 2pm

Join dozens of pups and their owners for a day of Halloween fun. Get your dog dressed in their best costume for prizes and treats. Free.

¡CalabazaFest!, RB Youth Center – Brooklyn, 12pm – 4pm

A fun mashup of Day of the Dead, Halloween, and Harvest Fair traditions. The event will feature a fantastic live stage show (in Spanish and English), musical and dance performances and workshops, hands-on pumpkin crafts, and a creative costume contest. Latin music lineup curated by Trans-Pecos featuring Yotoco and Maria Usbeck. There will also be a mini RB Farmers Market selling fresh local produce. Free.

Halloween Costume Contest and Mini Parade, JJ Byrne Playground – Brooklyn, Oct. 29 (Sun), 3pm – 5pm

Mini-parade around the park with members of Halloween marching band, Paprika. Free.

Full Moon Market, Mood Ring – Brooklyn, 4pm – 7pm

Bushwick’s original market of Curiosities and Magic will join new astrology-based bar in Bushwick, Mood Ring, to offer a market of witchcraft and oddities. During the marker there’ll be a live panting tutorial with artist Jackie Lore as well a special halloween performance by Sacred Circle Theater Co. Free.

 

FILM

War/Peace, Maysles Cinema – Harlem, 7:30pm, $10.

 

MUSIC

Gnaw, Couch Slut, Escuela, Syndromes, Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Paul Cherry, Trans-Pecos, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Bootblacks, Shadow Age, Curse, Bled, Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Passed Out, Howardian, Wag, Bullfighter, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5.

The Voms, Liquid Solid Fire, The Habits, Chay & The Hostages, Bar Matchless – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

Diary, Petal Crush, Nam Wayne, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.

Baby Birds Don’t Drink Milk, Famous Laughs, Health&Beauty, Morgan Garrett, amErica, DJ Charlie DY, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.

Swimming Bell, Jean Caffeine, Ghost Robber, The Tall Pines, Muchmore’s – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $7.

 

COMEDY

Easy Buckets Comedy w/ Pat Brown, Dan Perlman, Dara Jemmott, Paul Julmeus, Leclerc Andre, Rebecca’s – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

It’s Everybody’s Birthday w/ Steve Whalen (The Brett Davis Show), Sam Evans (Just For Laughs), Carmen Lagala (Women In Comedy Festival), Nasser Khan (Bridgetown Comedy Festival), Cathy Humes (Cinder Block Comedy Festival), Shane Morrison (Stand Up NY), The Standing Room – Queens, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Too Soon? Comedy Night, 135 Eldridge Street – LES, 7:45pm, Free, RSVP.

Average Black Man, The Grisly Pear – Greenwich Village, 8pm, $10.

 

ONGOING

Cunningham Park Farmers Market, Cunningham Park – Queens, Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

Sunday Farmers Market, Hattie Carthan Community Garden – Brooklyn), 9am-2pm, Free.

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Maggie’s Garden and Friendship Garden – Sugar Hill, Every Saturday and Sunday until Oct. 31,  2pm – 4pm, Free.

Gettin’ Wet with Miss Guy: The Photography of Guy Furrow, Art-on-A (East Village), Until Nov. 2, Free.

 

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