Around NYC Today (1/13) Stand By Your Band Live, Dirtcast

THINGS TO DO Jezebel’s Dirtcast, The Bell House, 149 7th St – Brooklyn, 7:30pm – 9pm Jezebel will host a live-recording of DirtCast, the pop culture podcast where hosts Madeleine Davies and Megan Reynolds dig deep into the wild ugly world of tabloids and the entertainment industry to discover how exactly the celebrity ecosystem works, all while talking a lot of baseless trash along the … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/13) Stand By Your Band Live, Dirtcast

Around NYC Today (1/3) On This Day, 60 Hz Cyclers, Free Weed

THINGS TO DO On this day, Caveat, 21 A Clinton St – LES, 6:30pm – 8:30pm “On This Day…” is a show full of nostalgia, based on Facebook memories and the Timehop app. Deep dive about everything that happened on the day of the show and learn about the historical and pop culture events that occurred on that day- the first TV show that first … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/3) On This Day, 60 Hz Cyclers, Free Weed

Around NYC Today (12/28) Roller Wave, Comedians’ Power Hour

THINGS TO DO The Roller Wave: Roller Disco, House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Ave – Brooklyn, 6pm – 10pm Studio50 H brings its Roller Wave skate party to House of Yes for an evening of roll bouncing, boozing, and boogying. Get your workout and your happy hour on at the same time. $10 – $20. Comedians’ Power Hour, Huron Club at SoHo Playhouse, 15 Vandam … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/28) Roller Wave, Comedians’ Power Hour

Around NYC Today (12/22) Secret City Solstice Celebration

THINGS TO DO Holiday Celebration, Jackie Robinson Recreation Center in Jackie Robinson Park, 85 Bradhurst Ave – Harlem, 11am – 2pm Celebrate the holiday season by meeting and taking pictures with Santa Claus. Receive a candy cane from Mrs. Claus and play various holiday-themed games, participate in arts and crafts activities, and enjoy hot cocoa and popcorn. There will be a live performance of holiday music on … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/22) Secret City Solstice Celebration

Around NYC Today (12/10) Perkons VR Documentary, Savage Comedy

THINGS TO DO Perkons: A VR Rockumentary, 1065 6th Avenue, Floor 16 – Midtown, 6pm – 9pm Fallon, in partnership with Rolling Stone and 4As, presents the U.S. debut of “Perkons: A VR Rockumentary,” the untold true story of Perkons, the Soviet-Latvian rock band that used a unique blend of hard rock and subversive lyrics to change the course of history – shattering Soviet society’s … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/10) Perkons VR Documentary, Savage Comedy

Around NYC Today (12/7) M.A.K.U. Soundsystem, Loteria y Café

THINGS TO DO Loteria y Café, Highbridge Recreation Center in Highbridge Park, 2301 Amsterdam Ave – Washington Heights, 10am – 2pm Enjoy a day of loteria (BINGO) and coffee with the chance to win fun prizes. Free. RSVP by calling (212) 927-2012. Winter Tavern Night, Dyckman Farmhouse Museum in Dyckman House Museum, 4881 Broadway at 204th St – Inwood, 6:30pm – 8pm Join an evening of merrymaking at the … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/7) M.A.K.U. Soundsystem, Loteria y Café

Around NYC Today (11/20) Animation Nights NY, Ambush Comedy

THINGS TO DO Macy’s x Shanghai Pop Up Experience, Macy’s, 151 West 34th St – Midtown, 1pm – 4pm Experience the lifestyle of Shanghai through a 3-day immersive pop-up. Enjoy free samples of Shanghai’s staple food items, a virtual reality escape to Shanghai, and a social sharing photo-booth. Free. RSVP. Animation Nights New York (ANNY), The Gutter, 200 North 14th St, The Gutter Spare Room … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/20) Animation Nights NY, Ambush Comedy

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

Around NYC Today (11/14) Last Name Basis, House of Vogue

THINGS TO DO Last Name Basis, Live!, BRIC, 647 Fulton St – Brooklyn, 7pm – 9pm Catch a live taping of Last Name Basis. Hosted by husband and wife team Franchesca Ramsey and Patrick Kondas, Last Name Basis is a bi-weekly podcast that covers everything from what’s going on in the world to what’s happening in their lives as a married couple. Ramsey is an actress, activist, comedian and video blogger … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/14) Last Name Basis, House of Vogue

Oct. 3 (Tues.), Adult Swim on the Green, Punderdome, Bradford Morrow

THINGS TO DO Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), 7:30am – 8:30am One hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Free. Fitness Walk, Fort Trotten Park (Queens), 9am – 10am Join a free self-guided walking program from the Fort Totten gate onto Joe Michaels Mile and back (approximately two miles) Haiti, Brooklyn, Harlem: An Artist’s Perspective, El … Continue reading Oct. 3 (Tues.), Adult Swim on the Green, Punderdome, Bradford Morrow