Around NYC Today (12/2) Oddities Flea Market, New York Night Train Soul Clap


Native Art Market, National Museum of the American Indian – Lower Manhattan, 10am

Buy traditional and contemporary works—including silver and semiprecious jewelry, ceramics, fine apparel, handwoven baskets, traditional beadwork, dolls, paintings, prints, and sculpture—from some of the finest Native American artists. Free.

Oddities Flea Market, Brooklyn Bazaar, 11am

The Oddities Flea Market is returning for the holidays. Shop for all sorts of peculiar items: ranging from medical history ephemera, anatomical curiosities, natural history items, osteological specimens, taxidermy, jewelry, one of a kind art. $5 at the door (cash only).

Renegade Craft Fair, Industry City – Brooklyn, 11am – 6pm

Explore a curated selection of modern design, including jewelry and accessories, art, apparel, ceramics, illustration, stationery, home decor, apothecary and cookware. Featuring local food trucks, DJ sets with Black Gold, photo ops, screen printing workshops with Sheepshead Design and all-around good times. Free.

Voice Cult, House of Yes – Brooklyn, 1:30pm

Come join this vocal healing ritual. The event will be led by “head priestess” Daisy Press. Is Voice Cult really a cult? $10 suggested donation.

Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting Celebration, Great Lawn in Astoria Park – Queens, 2pm – 5pm

Celebrate Astoria’s holiday tradition with music, magic, train rides, and more. Free.



Shape Up NYC: Zumba, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Saturday until Dec. 30, 10am – 11am, Free.

Arts and Crafts Fair, Alice Austen Park – Staten Island, Until Dec. 25, 11am -5pm, Free.

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Saturday until Dec. 30, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

‘Since I’m Being Honest With You’: Kathrin Burmester solo exhibition, Topaz Arts – Queens, Every Saturday until December 17, 1pm – 5pm. Free.

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 10am – 4pm. Free.

Grand Central Holiday Fair, Grand Central Terminal – Midtown, Until Dec. 24, 10am to 8pm.

‘Volez Voguez Voyagez’ Louis Vuitton Exhibition, 86 Trinity Place – Lower Manhattan, Until Jan. 7, (Mon to Sat – 10 am to 8pm; Sun – 11am to 7pm), Free. RSVP.

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

Winter Village, Bryant Park – Midtown, Until January 2, Weekdays – 11am to 8pm, Weekends – 10am – 8pm, Free.

Union Square Holiday Market, Southern side of Union Square Park, Until December 24 (Weekdays – 11am to 8pm; Sat. – 10am to 8pm; Sun. 11am to 7pm), Free.

Amsterdam Whitney’s November 2017 Exhibition, Amsterdam Whitney Gallery – Chelsea, Until Dec. 8, 11am – 5pm, Free, RSVP.



Razors, Hallelujah The Hills, Genie, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

J Bengoy, Argonaut & Wasp, Lost Cousins, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Electric Feel Dance Party w/ DJ Jordan Stern, DJ Ilan, Bowery Electric – LES, 11pm, $10.

Tiidal, Conquista, Yusuf Siddiquee, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Hiro Kone, Negation, Maggot, Ligature, R&D, K. Keays, Crawl Space, Moses, Secret Project Robot – Brooklyn, 9pm, $10.

That’s So Raben, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 11pm, Free.

DJ Bengey, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 11:59pm, Free.

New York Night Train Soul Clap and Dance Off w/ DJ Jonathan Toubin, Don Bolles (The Germs), Breanna Barbara, Surfbort, Animal Show, Brooklyn Bazaar, 8pm, $10.



Jackknife Comedy w/ Dulce Sloan, Pale Bear Walla, Colin DiGarbo, Janet Hyde, Aaron Naylor, Mary Houlihan, Mamoudou N’Diaye, Hosted by Patrick Hastie and Gideon Hambright, The Creek and the Cave – Queens, 8pm, $5.

Defend Your Movie w/ Sean Donnelly, Farah Brook, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Definitely Two Different Guys w/ Yedoye Travis, Mamoudou N’Diaye, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 10pm, $8 – $10.


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

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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 Museo del Barrio (East Harlem), 5:30pm – 8pm.

Join a private tour of the museum’s current exhibitions followed by an artist talk featuring Artist-in-Residence from Haiti, Tessa Mars, in conversation with Harlem-based artist Vladimir Cybil Charlier and Brooklyn-based Shelley Worrell of caribBeing.

Riverside HIIT, Riverside Park, 6:30pm

Veteran Donald Calliste leads a series of fat-burning exercises. Bring your own mat. Free.

Bodyroll Workout with Viva, Riverside Park South, 6:30pm

Join a 90s-inspired dance aerobics class designed to get you feeling “suppa duppa fly.”

Bradford Morrow, The Strand (East Village), 7pm

Award-winning author Bradford Morrow discusses his latest book The Prague Sonata with Diane Ackerman. Purchase of $5 Strand gift card gets you entry.

Deji Bryce Olukotun, Greenlight Bookstore (Brooklyn), 7:30pm – 8:30pm

Author Deji Bryce Olukotun launches his new book After the Flare.

Adult Swim on the Green, Socrates Sculpture Park (Brooklyn), 8pm

Adult Swim is hitting the road and is providing games, food trucks, and exclusive prizes. The event will be followed by a free promotional screening of “Things You’ve Never Seen,” which includes unaired episodes and never before seen pilots & specials. Free, $5 for concession voucher.


BRIC Stoop Series: Reel Films by Reel Sisters, BRIC (Brooklyn), 7pm, Free. RSVP.


Communion NYC feat. Conner Youngblood, Delilah Montagu, Charlie Cunningham, Matt Holubowski, Shook Twins, etc., Rockwood Music Hall (LES), 6pm, $10-$12.

Dr. Medicine, Lyle Marlow, Allegra, A is for Atom, Pianos (LES), 7pm, $8.

Sam and the Sea, Tessa Makes Love, Jerome Carmelo di Girolamo, Siv Anderson, Lovecraft (Alphabet City), 7pm, $5 donation, one drink minimum.

Central Chamber Series, Central Presbyterian Church (UES), 7:30PM – 9:30pm, Free. RSVP.

LPR Presents: Really Big Pinecone, b o t, Twig Twig, C’mon Everybody (Brooklyn), 8pm, $10-$12.

Studeyed, Idle Bloom, Pouty, Thick, DJ Molly Soda, Alphaville (Brooklyn), $8-$10.


Jo Firestone (Fallon), Anthony Devito (Comedy Central), Shane Torres (Conan), Jeff Wesselschmidt (Seeso), hosted by Joe Pera, Dan Licata, Charles Gould, The Shanty (Brooklyn), 8pm – 10pm, Free. RSVP.

Punderdome, hosted by Fred Firestone, Littlefield (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8-$10.

Rob Haze (Comedy Central), Doug Smith (Conan), Tyler Fischer (America’s Got Talent), Kenice Mobley (Women in Comedy Festival), Jeremyah Schur (Mostly Fun Comedy Show), The Hungry Ghost (Brooklyn), 7:30pm, Free.