Around NYC Today (12/21) The Gaits Soundscape, Silent Yoga, Happy Place

THINGS TO DO The Gaits Soundscape 2017, Gansevoort Plaza in The High Line, 5:30pm – 7pm Celebrate the winter solstice with an immersive soundwalk along the High Line. Participants become performers as footsteps get turned into sounds, creating a collective, whimsical music piece including twinkling metallic sounds, electric guitar chords, dulcimer notes, and water splashes. Inspired by Phil Kline’s annual Unsilent Night. RSVP to info@thehighline.org . … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/21) The Gaits Soundscape, Silent Yoga, Happy Place

Around NYC Today (12/7) Dirty Thursday Office Party, Madison Sq. Tree Lighting

THINGS TO DO Madison Square Holiday Tree Lighting, Madison Square Park – Flatiron District, 3:30pm – 5:30pm The Madison Square Park Conservancy present free seasonal activities that include performances from The Sweetback Sisters, the New York Life Singers and Audra Rox. Tasty Holiday treats provided by wagamama, Eataly and Almond. Tree lighting at 4:55 p.m. Free. 35th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition, Arsenal in Central Park – UES, 9am – 5pm Join this … Continue reading Around NYC Today (12/7) Dirty Thursday Office Party, Madison Sq. Tree Lighting

Around NYC Today (11/24) Indie Pop Dance Party, King Hippo Comedy

THINGS TO DO Black Friday Meditation, Wave Hill – Bronx, 11am – 12pm Avoid Black Friday busyness by joining a community meditation focused on gratitude and clearing your mind. Led by Neem Dewji of Yoga for Bliss. Garden admission: $8 for audlts, $4 for students and seniors. Black Friday Hike, Start at Doris Freedman Plaza in Central Park, 11am – 2pm The hike will start at the southern … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/24) Indie Pop Dance Party, King Hippo Comedy

Around NYC Today (10/26), Talib Kweli, The Addams Family, King Hippo Comedy

THINGS TO DO Double Dutch, Flushing Meadows Corona Park – Queens, 4pm – 6pm Come join a weekly double dutch class. This class is to open to children from age 6 to 17. Free. Lazy Variants Opening Reception, 191 Henry St. – LES, 6pm – 9pm This exhibition is a two-person show featuring Katherine Gagnon and Jinie Park. Runs until November 9th. Free. RSVP. The … Continue reading Around NYC Today (10/26), Talib Kweli, The Addams Family, King Hippo Comedy

Oct. 5 (Thursday), Alice Through the Looking Glass, Bodega Cat Comedy

THINGS TO DO Hudson Yards Farmer’s Market, 7 Station Train Entrance (34th St.) in Hudson Park, 12pm – 6pm. Buy fresh produce and prepared food at this weekly event. Free. Taking Shape- Opening Reception, NU Hotel (Brooklyn), 6pm NU Hotel Brooklyn and Welancora Gallery present Taking Shape, the second edition in their collaboration of quarterly art exhibitions with art exclusively by Brooklyn artists. Featuring works by … Continue reading Oct. 5 (Thursday), Alice Through the Looking Glass, Bodega Cat Comedy