Around NYC Today (11/3) $3 Sandwiches, Vinyl Record Fair, Yayoi Kusama

THINGS TO DO

$3 Sandwiches for National Sandwich Day, BONMi – Flatiron District, 9am – 9pm

BONMi be serving non-traditional banh mi sandwiches for $3. Options include chicken, pulled pork, tofu, and veggie sandwiches.

Skatefest 2017, Harold Ickes Playground – Brooklyn, 3pm – 6pm

At 3:00 p.m., designers and manufacturers will be bringing out parkour, bouldering, skating, and BMX equipment to try out. There will be live music, a pump track for off-road biking, a bouldering wall, and much more. Then, at 5:00 p.m., join a community input meeting, where you can share your ideas for building a skate and BMX park in the playground.

Church of Vinyl Record Fair, San Damiano Mission Catholic Church – Brooklyn, 4pm – midnight

Dealers include Academy Records, Boom Service, Fancy! Go Ape! Records and the Mix Tape Shop. Hosts will be spinning records all night. Free.

Amateur Burlesque Night, House of Yes – Brooklyn, 7pm – 10pm

Everyone can get almost-naked on stage, and now you can too… in front of an audience, under the spotlight, on the House of Yes stage! Come see the hilarious brilliance of total newbies and first timers taking off their clothes and showing off their moves. Free. RSVP.

 

FILM

Cleo from 5 to 7, Ottendorfer Library – East Village, 1:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Spare Parts, Pfizer Auditorium – Brooklyn, 4pm, Free, RSVP.

Almost Sunrise, McNally Amphitheater – UWS, 5:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Daughters of Destiny (Netflix Documentary), Fordham University Lincoln Center – UWS, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Satomage, dysonant, suka surok, Muchmore’s – Brooklyn, 6:30pm, Free.

Street Eaters, Flying Dead, Crusher, Aida Riddle, Brooklyn Bazaar, 8pm, $8.

Howardian, Denzell, Drug Pizza, Lost Boy?, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Bat House, Jelani Sei, Oh Malo, Lillet Blanc, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $10.

The Loud Soft Loud, The Hate My Day Jobs, Coyote Cinema, Legz, Muchmore’s – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $8.

Macy Rodman, Greem Jellyfish, Negashi Armada, X Harlow, Reaches, Sibling, HECK -Brooklyn, 10pm, $8.

 

COMEDY

Dan Lamorte (Comedy Cellar), Edward Farrell Edward Farrell’s Diet Coke Reviews on Yelp), Rachel Joan (Sirius/XM), Von Decarlo (BET), Hosted by Roddy MacInnes (New York Comedy Club), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Bitches’ Brew w/ Naomi Karavani, Melissa Stokoski, Shelby Taylor & Erica Spera, Halyards – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Big Weird Comedy, Hosted by Casey James Salengo (Jimmy Kimmel Live, Comedy Central Half Hour), Ryan Beck (The Daily Show, Girl Code), Will Winner (The Good, The Dad and the Ugly Podcast, HuffPost), Secret Loft – Greenwich Village, 8:30pm, $5 – $15.

Cry Baby Comedy w/ Matthew Broussard (Comedy Central Half Hour), Sam Jay (Saturday Night Live), Nore Davis (Adam Devine’s House Party), Marin Urbano (Jimmy Fallon Live), 17 Division Pl. – Brooklyn, 9pm, Free, RSVP.

Cross the Bridge Comedy – Free Pizza, 18 Wyckoff Avenue – Brooklyn, 11pm, $0 – $3.80.

 

ONGOING

Over Here: A Centennial Commemoration of World War I Memorial in NYC Parks, Arsenal in Central Park (UES), Until Nov. 24, 9am – 5pm. Free.

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

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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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