Around NYC Today (5/12) The New 49ers, Spring Fest, Mother’s Day Painting Party

THINGS TO DO Brooklyn Bike Jumble, Old Stone House in J.J. Byrne Playground – Brooklyn, 9am – 4pm Get yourself a new or used bike, new and used accessories, clothing, collectibles, artwork, overstocks, and bargains. Free. Highbridge Rocks Community Festival, Adventure Playground in Highbridge Park, 11am – 3pm Get to know your resilient 450-million-year-old neighbors: the rocks of Highbridge Park. Discover their unique geologic features, make art, and … Continue reading Around NYC Today (5/12) The New 49ers, Spring Fest, Mother’s Day Painting Party

Around NYC Today (4/19) Home Front, Bomb Shelter Comedy, George Braith

THINGS TO DO Home Front, Old Stone House in J.J. Byrne Playground – Brooklyn, 7pm – 9pm Home Front brings together six artists whose work explores public and private acts of strength and resistance by women in times of social or political upheaval. A prevailing theme is the idea of home itself, and, by extension, preserving associated cultural and familial traditions, as a political act in … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/19) Home Front, Bomb Shelter Comedy, George Braith

Around NYC Today (3/18) Suffragette Secret Speakeasy, Too Soon Comedy

THINGS TO DO Suffragette Secret Speakeasy, 177 Prince Street – SoHo, 6pm – 10pm The Museum of Interesting Things takes over a Soho loft for a special suffragette themed party for the Museum. $10. Gravesend Cemetery Tour, Gravesend Cemetery – Brooklyn, 11am – 12:30pm Dating back to 1643, Gravesend Cemetery is the final resting place of many prominent early residents of old Brooklyn. Join this historic … Continue reading Around NYC Today (3/18) Suffragette Secret Speakeasy, Too Soon Comedy

Around NYC Today (2/10) Chinese New Year, 6 Pack @ BritPack, Bowery Comedy

THINGS TO DO Chinese New Year Celebration, Building P in Snug Harbor Cultural Center – Staten Island, Feb. 10 (Sat.), 2pm – 4:30pm Welcome the Year of the Earth Dog with a Chinese New Year Celebration. Enjoy treats, tales, and traditional crafts as part of one of the biggest cultural celebrations in the world. Join the parade to the NY Chinese Scholar’s Garden and hear … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/10) Chinese New Year, 6 Pack @ BritPack, Bowery Comedy