Around NYC Today (8/10) Godspeed You! Black Emperor, The Chainsmokers

THINGS TO DO

Carnegie Hall Citywide Night, Bryant Park Stage in Bryant Park, 5pm – 10pm

Carnegie Hall Citywide Night is a sensational celebration of music from around the globe and across the country, from foot-stomping sounds of Quebec to the effervescent song and dance of Guinea. Featuring Les Grands Hurleurs, Jordan Officer, Ismael Kouyaté, Tribu Baharú and The Campbell Brothers. Beer and wine are available for purchase, along with food from Hester Street Fair. Free.

The Roller Wave: Roller Disco, House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Ave – Brooklyn, 6pm – 10pm

Studio50 H brings his Roller Wave skate party to the House of Yes for an evening of roll bouncing, boozing, and boogying. Get your workout and your happy hour on at the same time. Special Guest DJ MOMA and Khalil Kain. $10 – $20.

Silent Disco, Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park – Queens, 6pm – 9pm

Three live DJs will be playing your favorite songs, with top 40, Motown, hip hop, R&B, and more. Free.

Fridays Forever, Coco 66, 66 Greenpoint Ave – Brooklyn, 10:30pm – 4am

A free Friday night dance party at Coco 66. Hip hop, bounce and bass all night long. Free.

Coney Island Friday Night Fireworks, Between West 10th Street and West 15th Street in Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk – Brooklyn, 9:30pm – 10pm

Coney Island’s Friday Night Firework Series is back for the summer. For the best views, find a spot anywhere in the Amusement District down to the beach and boardwalk. Free.

Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm

Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.

 

MUSIC

The Chainsmokers, Rumsey Playfield – Central Park, 7am, Free.

Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Emel Mathlouthi, Prospect Park Bandshell, 9th Street & Prospect Park West – Brooklyn, 6:30pm, Free.

The Blue Dahlia, Ruppert Park – UES, 4pm, Free.

The Hipp Pipps, Don BlackCat & Friends, The Map Room at The Bowery Electric, 327 Bowery – LES, 6:30pm, $5.

Germans, Pleasure Island, Twin Primes, Rose Gold, 96 Morgan Ave – Brooklyn, 7pm, $7.

SUNK HEAVEN, RAW SILK, ZEELIE BROWN, BOILED WOOL, H0L0, 1090 Wyckoff Ave – Queens, 7pm, $10.

Absolutely Yours, Sooner, Pecas, Absent City, The Footlight, 465 Seneca Ave – Queens, 8pm, $10.

God Tiny, Kangaroo, Oceanator, Sharkswimmer, Alphaville, 140 Wilson Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Wimps, Ellen And The Degenerates, High Pony, Berlin – NYC, 25 Avenue A – East Village, 8pm, $10.

Period Bomb, Rong, Spring Breeding, Sigher, Sam Riott, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8 – $10.

The Volcanics, Black Flamingos, Cheap Sneakers, Gutter Bar, 200 N 14th St – Brooklyn, 9pm, $10.

Kim Ann Foxman, Andrew Potter, Hunter Lombard, Rachel Noon, Good Room, 98 Meserole Ave – Brooklyn, 10pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Anthony DeVito (Comedy Central, Colbert), Greg Stone (Writer for Netflix’s Michelle Wolf’s the Break), Nimesh Patel (Writer for SNL), J-L Cauvin (Late Night with Craig Fergusson), Amber Rollo (She Devil Comedy Festival), O.P.P.A., 162 West 4th St – West Village, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Yardsale Comedy Night w/ Ana Fabrega, Andrew Tisher, Anthony Oberbeck, Bardia Salimi, Carmen Christopher, Devin Bockrath, Drennen Quinn, Gary Richardson, John Reynolds, Matt Barats, Steph Cook, Wes Haney, Union Hall, 702 Union St – Brooklyn, 10:30pm, $6 – $10.

 

FILM

The Greatest Showman, Monsignor McGolrick Park in Msgr. McGolrick Park – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free.

Black Panther, WNYC Transmitter Park – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free.

Malcolm X, Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134 St – Harlem, 8pm, Free.

Peter Rabbit, Twenty Four Sycamores Park in Twenty-Four Sycamores Park – UES, 8pm, Free.

Black Panther, Beach 59th Street and Boardwalk in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk – Queens, 8pm, Free.

Dunkirk, Detective Russel Timoshenko Soccer Field in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach, Slater Avenue and Father Capodanno Blvd – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.

 

ONGOING

Open Garden Days: Alice’s Garden at the H.H. Biddle House, H.H. Biddle House in Conference House Park, 70 Satterlee Street – Staten Island, Every day until Dec. 31, 7am – 7pm, Free.

Introduction to Meditation, Pats Lawn in Inwood Hill Park, W. 218th St. & Indian Road, Every Monday and Friday until Aug. 31, 7am – 7:45am, Free.

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: A Collective Utterance – Naima Green, Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue, Every weekday until Aug. 30, 9am – 5pm, Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (7/26) Brandi Carlile, Drag Bingo, Dirty Thursday, Summer Eats

THINGS TO DO

Drag Bingo, Indian Road Café, 600 W 218th St – Inwood, 8pm – 10pm

Join hosts Goldie Lox & Ona Louise every last Thursday of the month for local charities. This month benefits the Dyckman Museum. Free admission.

Dirty Thursday, House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Ave – Brooklyn, 10pm – 4am

Fall under the spell of jackin’ house and booty bass music with DJ Dirtyfinger. Free. RSVP.

Sing-A-Long in Bryant Park, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 2pm – 4pm

Join a special Broadway Sing-A-Long featuring jazz pianist Dan Manjovi. Free.

Historic Richmond Town’s Summer Eats, Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue – Staten Island, 5pm – 10pm

Enjoy a summer night with free admission to the beautiful grounds of Staten Island’s historic village.  Featuring a weekly rotating theme of food trucks, music, photo booths, games, entertainment and Egger’s Homemade Ice Cream. Free.

Carib Stretch: A Caribbean Dance Workout, Woodland Lawn in The Battery, 6:15 – 7pm

Join dancer Kim Nicole in the lush shade of the Battery Woodland for a Caribbean-inspired dance workout class. Free.

Hudson Warehouse Presents: The Classics – The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later, Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Riverside Park, West 89th Street and Riverside Drive – UWS, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Hudson Warehouse presents a production of The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later written by Susane Lee. Adapted from the classic by Alexandre Dumas, Hudson Warehouse is the first to ever adapt and produce The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later for the stage. This is the second in a four-year series of Alexandre Dumas Classics. Free.

Everybody Tango!, On the Pier in West Harlem Piers, West 125 Street, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Enjoy introductory Argentine Tango lessons, music, and dancing in the open air.  Lessons are held at 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. with social dance time between lessons. Free.

Bryant Park Writers: Memoir Writing, Reading Room in Bryant Park, 7pm – 8:30pm

Hone your writing skills at the Bryant Park Reading Room. Learn about fiction writing, non-fiction writing, and more. This week is Memoir Writing with Kelly Caldwell. Free.

Mystery After Dark Tours, Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue – Staten Island, 8pm – 11pm

Afraid of the Dark?  Join a costumed interpreter and venture into a new historic house every night after museum hours. Listen to a mystery, story or legend on a tour lit only by candlelight. $10.

Summer in the Square, North Plaza in Union Square Park, 7am – 8:30pm

Come out for a lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, shows, live music, dance performances, and movie nights all in Union Square Park. Free.

Antigone, Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park – Harlem, 8:30pm – 9:40pm

Classical Theatre of Harlem’s Antigone is an Afropunk inspired work featuring a defiant woman who challenges patriarchal society. Free.

Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm

Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.

 

MUSIC

Brandi Carlile, Ruthie Foster, Prospect Park Bandshell, 9th Street & Prospect Park West – Brooklyn, 6:30pm, Free.

Euglossine, Voice Training, Sleepwalks, John Wright, Secret Project Robot, 1186 Broadway – Brooklyn, 9pm, $7.

High Pony, Glazer, Lea, Genre Mono, The Glove – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $10.

Wah Together, Sugarlife, The Johns, Union Pool, 484 Union Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Moon Darling, Brewster Moonface, Quicksilver Daydream, Heavy Traffic, Alphaville, 140 Wilson Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

Hurray for the Riff Raff, Wagner Park, 16 Battery Place – Lower Manhattan, 7pm, Free.

Octo Octa, Eris Drew, Good Room, 98 Meserole Ave – Brooklyn, 10pm, $10.

Treasure Teeth, Bobby Flan, Brandon Lopez, Vveiss, H0L0, 1090 Wyckoff Ave – Queens, 7pm, $10.

Selena for Sanctuary w/Mon Laferte, Cuco, Gaby Moreno, Nina Diaz, Chris Perez, Omar Apollo, August Eve, Damrosch Park, Amsterdam Ave. and W. 62 St  – UWS, 7:30pm, Free.

Combo Chimbita, The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd St – Midtown, 5:30pm, Free with museum admission.

The Doobie Others, George Seuffert Bandshell in Forest Park, Woodhaven Boulevard and Forest Park Drive – Queens, 7:30pm, Free.

Motor City Revue, Astoria Park Lawn in Astoria Park, Shore Boulevard between the Hell Gate Bridge and the pool – Queens, 7:30pm, Free.

 

COMEDY

Bomb Shelter Comedy w/ Louis Katz (Comedy Central, NBC Late Night with Jimmy Fallon), Erin Maguire (Gotham Comedy Club, The Stand), John Saponaro (FOX Sports 1, Gotham Comedy Club), Liz Miele (Comedy Central, AXS TV, Hulu), Mike Tsirklin (Gotham Comedy Club), Elon Altman (AXS TV, Winner of NY Got Talent), Jeff Cerulli (NBC, VH1, MTV), Matt Azark (Cart Talk Podcast), The Gaf West, 401 West 48th Street – Midtown, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

Vertigo, North Lawn in Stuyvesant Square, 7:30pm, Free.

Zootopia, 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard in Alley Pond Park – Queens, 7:30pm, Free.

A Wrinkle in Time, Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park, 5816 Clarendon Road – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida St – Bronx, 8:30pm, Free.

Jurassic Park (1993), Willowbrook Park Archery Range in Willowbrook Park, Richmond Ave. and Eton Pl – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.

The Lion King, Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 3 Clarkson St – Greenwich Village, 8:30pm, Free.

Loving Vincent, Asser Levy Playground – Kips Bay, 8:30pm, Free.

Enter the Dragon, Sunset Park – Brooklyn, 8:45pm, Free.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Heather Garden in 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.

Yoga, Garibaldi Plaza in Washington Square Park, Every Wednesday and Thursday until Sept. 12, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

Fitness Walk, Fort Totten Front Gate in Fort Totten Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Nov. 1, 9am – 10am, Free.

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: A Collective Utterance – Naima Green, Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue – UES, Every weekday until Aug. 30, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Bryant Park Yoga, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 20, 6pm – 7pm, Free.

Free Yoga Class, Morris-Jumel Mansion in Roger Morris Park, 65 Jumel Terrace – Washington Heights, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 6pm – 7pm, Free.

Yoga Flow, Lawn at 74th Street in Riverside Park South – UWS, Every Thursday until Oct. 25, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.

Yoga in the Park, East River Picnic Area in Randall’s Island Park, Every Thursday until Sept. 13, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.

Waterfront Yoga, Hunter’s Point South Park – Queens, 7pm, Free.

Prospect Park Yoga, Long Meadow North in Prospect Park – Brooklyn, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 7pm – 8pm, Free.

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay, Beach 108th Street Roller Rink in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk – Queens, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 7:30pm – 9pm, Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (7/25) Alice in Wonderland/ Morricone Youth, US of Gay

THINGS TO DO

Alice in Wonderland / Morricone Youth, Long Meadow North in Prospect Park – Brooklyn, 7pm – 11pm

Young Alice stumbles into Wonderland and meets a cast of characters in her quest home. Enjoy pre-film psychedelic tunes from Morricone Youth. Free.

‘Rising in Flames: Sherman’s March and the Fight for a New Nation,’ Reading Room in Bryant Park, 7pm – 8:30pm

History buff? Head to Bryant Park for talks with top historians. This week, J. D. Dickey discusses his new book Rising in Flames: Sherman’s March and the Fight for a New Nation. Free.

Carnegie Hall Citywide Concert, Bryant Park Stage in Bryant Park, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Carnegie Hall offers five free concerts featuring outstanding classical, blues, Latin, gospel, and world music artists. This week’s event features Decoda. Free.

Bad Behavior: U S of GAY, House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Avenue – Brooklyn, 10pm – 4am

Join this Brooklyn queer party. With music by Mike Swells + Sammy Jo guaranteed to help you find satisfaction, and disorientation on an endless dance floor. Free. RSVP.

Dance Away the Night: Salsa with Piel Canela Dance, South Beach Gazebo in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach – Staten Island, 6pm – 8pm

Dance to the sounds of DJ Cocotaso as he spins salsa, merengue, bachata. Featuring lessons and performances by the Piel Canela Dance School. Free.

Historic Richmond Town’s Cruise Night, Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue – Staten Island, 5:30pm – 9pm

Have dinner at the Cheech A’ Cini’s food truck, walk the grounds and see the classic cars of a bygone era from Staten Island’s best car clubs. Free.

Mystery After Dark Tours, Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue – Staten Island, 8pm – 11pm

Afraid of the Dark?  Join a costumed interpreter and venture into a new historic house every night after museum hours. Listen to a mystery, story or legend on a tour lit only by candlelight. $10.

Antigone, Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park – Harlem, 8:30pm – 9:40pm

Classical Theatre of Harlem’s Antigone is an Afropunk inspired work featuring a defiant woman who challenges patriarchal society. Free.

Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm

Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.

 

MUSIC

Stove, Lonely Parade, IR Moody, Janitor, Alphaville, 140 Wilson Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Twiga, The Jug Band, Fondude, Our Wicked Lady, 153 Morgan Avenue – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Damage Control w/ Jared Artaud (The Vacant Lots) DJ SET, Pom Pom Squad, Winkie, Ego and The Digital Age, Painted Zeros, Visuals by NO.107, The Map Room at The Bowery Electric, 327 Bowery – LES, 8pm, $5.

Elijah Wolf, Yours Are the Only Ears, Strawberry Runners, Wonders of Nature, 131 Grand St – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

10 Spot Comedy w/ Chip Ambrogio (Friars Club), Joe Eicher (World Series Of Comedy, Stacy Kendro (Just For Laughs Festival), John McClellan (Bravo TV), Hosted by Rob Epple, Broadway Comedy Club, 318 West 53rd Street – Midtown, 7:30pm, $10.

Safe Space Comedy w/ Alex Pavone (New York Comedy Festival), Caitlin Peluffo (Breakout Artist at Caroline’s), Kenice Mobley (Boston Comedy Festival), CJ Browne (The Lantern Comedy Club), With shorts by Kenny Warren (Average Blackman), Bushwick Public House, 1288 Myrtle Avenue – Brooklyn, 9pm, $2.50.

 

FILM

Love & Basketball, Berry Street and North 12th Street in McCarren Park – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free.

The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967), Socrates Sculpture Park – Queens, 7pm, Free.

Toy Story 3 (2010), Pier I in Riverside Park South, West 70th Street – UWS, 7pm, Free.

The Lego Batman Movie, St. Nicholas Playground South – Harlem, 8:30pm, Free.

Despicable Me 3, Tremont Park – Bronx, 8:30pm, Free.

Bye Bye Birdie, Greenbelt Recreation Center in Blood Root Valley, 501 Brielle Avenue – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Pier 63 at Hudson River Park, 61 Chelsea Piers, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Mulan 2, Homecrest Playground, Belt Pkwy., Williams Court Bet. E. 12 St. And Homecrest Ave – Brooklyn, 8:45pm, Free.

 

ONGOING

Sunrise Tai Chi, Linden Terrace in Fort Tryon Park – Inwood, Every Wednesday until Aug. 29, 6:30am – 7:30am, Free.

Free Yoga at Washington Square Park, Garibaldi Plaza in Washington Square Park, Every Wednesday and Thursday until Sept. 12, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: A Collective Utterance – Naima Green, Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue – UES, Every weekday until Aug. 30, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Drawing at the Conference House, Conference House Museum in Conference House Park, 298 Satterlee Street – Staten Island, Every Wednesday until Aug. 1, 10am – 12pm, Free.

Family Yoga, Pats Lawn in Inwood Hill Park, W. 218th St. & Indian Road – Inwood, Every Wednesday until Aug. 29, 5:30pm – 6:15pm, Free.

Yoga Evening Salute to the Sun, The Plaza at 66th Street in Riverside Park South – UWS, Every Wednesday until Sept. 26, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.

Fitness Boot Camp, Hudson Park Fountains in Hudson Park, Between West 34th and West 35th Streets and 10th Avenue and 11th Avenue – Hudson Yards, Every Wednesday until Sept. 26, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.

Yoga, Swindler Cove in Sherman Creek – Inwood, Every Wednesday until Aug. 29, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.

Sunset Yoga, Abby’s Lawn in Fort Tryon Park – Inwood, Every Wednesday until Aug. 29, 6:45pm – 8pm, Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (7/5) ¡Arriba! Latin Dance Party, Dirty Thursday, Habibi

THINGS TO DO

¡Arriba!: Latin Dance Party, On the High Line at 16th St – Chelsea, 6pm – 9pm

Join Sonido Costeño, which plays a fusion of Latin music and salsa. Their repertoire that includes Son Cubano, Nueva Trova, Boleros & Ballads, Cha Cha Cha, Mambo, Guaguanco, Latin Jazz. Free. RSVP.

Dirty Thursday: ‘90s Night, House of Yes – Brooklyn, 10pm – 4am

The best of the 90’s all in one place, all mixed up and themed to throwback perfection- old school hits, regrettable fashion choices and fads that have come and gone and come back even harder. Embrace your filth on the dance floor. Shake it off, sweat yourself clean, and get dirty all over again. Featuring DJ Dirtyfinger. Free.

Creative Writing 101, Reading Room in Bryant Park, 7pm – 8;30pm

Hone your writing skills al fresco at the Bryant Park Reading Room. Learn about fiction writing, non-fiction writing and more. Free.

Summer in the Square, North Plaza in Union Square Park, 7am – 8:30pm

Come out for a lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, shows, live music, dance performances, and movie nights all in Union Square Park. Free.

Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm

Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.

 

MUSIC

Habibi, The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street – Midtown, 5:30pm, Free with museum admission.

Let’s Play House Roof Party w/ Jacques Renault, Elsewhere (Rooftop), 599 Johnson Avenue – Brooklyn, 5pm, Free, RSVP.

Larry Ham, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 12:30pm, Free.

 

COMEDY

Smash Comedy Show w/ Chike Robinson (NY Comedy Festival), Crystian Ramirez (Last Comic Standing), Alex Payne (Uninspired), Marcus Givan (Laughs on Fox), Paris Sashay (BET), Dan Perlman (MTV), Sam Ruddy (Comedy Central Digital), Host by Royce Wynn (Bad For Love Series), 727Create, 727 Franklin Ave – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

Amanda: A Comedy Show w/ Irene Fagan Marrow, Phil Hunt, Derek Humphrey, Lev Fer, Victoria Hoffman, Sam Evans, Peppermint, Von, 3 Bleecker Street – Greenwich Village, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later, Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Riverside Park, West 89th Street and Riverside Drive – UWS, 6:30pm, Free.

Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds, North Lawn in Stuyvesant Square, 7:30pm, Free.

Bedtime Stories, Bellevue South Park – Kips Bay, 8pm, Free.

Splash, Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 3 Clarkson Street – Greenwich Village, 8pm, Free.

Jumanji (2017), Roy Wilkins Park Parking Lot, 177th Street and Baisley Boulevard – Queens, 8pm, Free.

Rocky, John Paul Jones Park – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Bronx Park Amphitheatre in Bronx Park – Bronx, 8:30pm, Free.

Jumanji, Nelson Avenue and Tennyson Drive in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Heather Garden in 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.

Yoga, Garibaldi Plaza in Washington Square Park, Every Wednesday and Thursday until Sept. 12, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

Fitness Walk, Fort Totten Front Gate in Fort Totten Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Nov. 1, 9am – 10am, Free.

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: A Collective Utterance – Naima Green, Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue – UES, Every weekday until Aug. 30, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Bryant Park Yoga, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 20, 6pm – 7pm, Free.

Free Yoga Class, Morris-Jumel Mansion in Roger Morris Park, 65 Jumel Terrace – Washington Heights, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 6pm – 7pm, Free.

Yoga in the Park, East River Picnic Area in Randall’s Island Park, Every Thursday until Sept. 13, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.

Prospect Park Yoga, Long Meadow North in Prospect Park – Brooklyn, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 7pm – 8pm, Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (7/3) Atlas Genius, Summer Lovin’, Comedy Gold, The House

THINGS TO DO

Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm

Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.

Bryant Park Knitting Class, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 1:30pm – 3pm

Swing by for free instruction from yarn store Knitty City, and knit with fellow enthusiasts. Yarn and needles provided. Classes are weather permitting. 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.

Summer Lovin’, House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Avenue – Brooklyn, 9pm – 3am

Feel your temperature rise and let yourself get sun-dazed all over the House of Yes dancefloor. Wear your summertime styles or whatever you feel hot in. Music by Fabi Jugo, NSR, Playsuit and Whitney Fierce. $0 – $10.

 

MUSIC

Atlas Genius, Seaport Square at Pier 17, 89 South Street – Seaport District, 5pm, Free.

Cat Tatt, R-Dent, Awful Din, Young Bugs, Alphaville, 140 Wilson Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Everest Cale, Morningbird, Mercury Lounge, 217 E Houston St – LES, 7pm, $10.

Baked, High Pony, The Rizzos, Dead Painters, Union Hall, 702 Union Street – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Turnspit, Hard Pass, Taking Meds, Aimless Again, Zach Braff’s House – Brooklyn, 7pm, $5.

 

 

COMEDY

Comedy Quarterly w/ Margo Reiss, Kevin Froleiks, Myles Hewette, Knitting Factory, 361 Metropolitan Avenue – Brooklyn, 9pm, Free, RSVP.

As If! Comedy w/ Matt Storrs (The Storrs Objection), Emily Winter (Side Ponytail), Tim Barnes (Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas), Rebecca’s, 610 Bushwick Avenue – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Comedy Gold w/ Emily Winter (The New Yorker, TV Land), Nick Chambers (Boston Comedy Festival), Jeff Wesselschmidt (College Humor), Sonia Denis (2 Dope Queens), Gold Sounds Bar, 44 Wilson Avenue – Brooklyn, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Comedy Ugly w/ Marisa Riley, Alysia Hush, Khalid Rahmaan, Jill Weiner, Chrissie Mayr, Kevin Hurley, Ed Pokropski, Matthew Broussard, Stand Up NY, 236 West 78th Street – UWS, 10pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

The House, White Playground – UES, 8pm, Free.

Edward Scissorhands, Playground in Juniper Valley Park, 78th Street Entrance – Queens, 8pm, Free.

Independence Day, Clove Lakes Park Parkhouse in Clove Lakes Park, Clove Road and Cheshire Place – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park, Cabrini Boulevard and Fort Washington Avenue – 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.

Tai Chi Class, Garibaldi Plaza in Washington Square Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 11, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

Fitness Walk, Fort Totten Front Gate in Fort Totten Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Nov. 1, 9am – 10am, Free.

Bryant Park Yoga, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 18, 10am – 11am, Free.

Yoga, Pats Lawn in Inwood Hill Park, W. 218th St. and Indian Road, Every Tuesday until Aug. 29, 6:30pm – 8pm, Free.

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue – UES, Every day except Wednesday until June 30, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.

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

Pilates in the Park, The Plaza at 66th Street in Riverside Park South, Every Tuesday until July 25, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.

Riverside HIIT, Terrace at 108th Street in Riverside Park, Every Tuesday until Oct. 30, 6:30pm – 7:15pm, Free.

Waterfront Yoga, Hunter’s Point South Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Sept. 20, 7pm – 8pm, Free.

 

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