Around NYC Today (9/5) Comedians You Should Know, Big Bliss, Weekly Humorist

THINGS TO DO Accordions Around the World, Bryant Park, 5:30pm – 7:30pm Join this weekly series featuring accordionists as well as bandoneon, bayan, concertina, and harmonium-players of different musical genres. Hear music from all over the world to experience the wide range of this often overlooked and little-known instrument. Free. Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines … Continue reading Around NYC Today (9/5) Comedians You Should Know, Big Bliss, Weekly Humorist

Around NYC Today (2/8) Weyes Blood, We Don’t Even Know, Bomb Shelter Comedy

THINGS TO DO Richard Hagerty: Via Crucis Art Opening, Saint Peter’s Church – Midtown, 7pm – 9pm Richard “Duke” Hagerty, a Charleston, South Carolina-based Post Modern Surrealist painter, debuts Via Crucis: The Way of the Cross, a series of fourteen panels depicting the iconic. The exhibition opens with a cocktail reception. Free. RSVP. We Don’t Even Know, Caveat – LES, 9:30pm – 11pm We Don’t Even … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/8) Weyes Blood, We Don’t Even Know, Bomb Shelter Comedy

Around NYC Today (1/25) Brian Hill & The Noh Starrs, Jo Firestone, Lady Macbeth

THINGS TO DO Bookmaking Workshop, Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley – Staten Island, 4pm – 5:30pm Learn about the Freshkills Park transformation, see examples of native and invasive plants, and create your very own passport-sized field notebook using paper that’s made from plants at the park. This workshop is part of an ongoing art project called UnCommon Pages, where artist Susan Mills has … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/25) Brian Hill & The Noh Starrs, Jo Firestone, Lady Macbeth

Around NYC Today (10/21) Tompkins Sq. Park Halloween Dog Parade, Harvest Day

THINGS TO DO Hester Street Fair’s Harvest Day, Intersection of Delancey and Essex Street (LES), 11am – 6pm Celebrate the changing of the seasons with fall-friendly vendors and seasonal activities like pumpkin painting, apple pies. Five Boroughs Brewing Co.’s IPA will be on tap. This week’s vendors roster include Chokola’s, Gab and Down East Lobstah, Free. Arts in the Park, Central Park, Oct. 21 (Sat), 12pm … Continue reading Around NYC Today (10/21) Tompkins Sq. Park Halloween Dog Parade, Harvest Day