Around NYC Today (1/20) New York Night Train, Stop N’ Swap, Last Stop Laughs

THINGS TO DO

Ultimate Fitness Frenzy, Alfred E Smith Playground – LES, 11am – 3pm

Join a frenzy of fitness activities to start the new year. Activities include spin cycling, Latin Fusion, AfroBox, Yoga, and Ab classes. Free.

Elmhurst Stop ‘N’ Swap, PS 13 Clement C. Moore – Queens, 12pm – 3pm

Bring clean, reusable, gently-used portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and toys that you no longer need, and take home something new to you, free! You don’t have to bring something to take something. Leave your large items/furniture at home. Free.

New York Night Train’s Soul Clap and Dance Off, Elsewhere – Brooklyn, 10:30pm

After a couple of years on the road, the New York Night Train Soul Clap and Dance-Off becomes a monthly NYC party once again. Join its kick off party at Bushwick joint Elsewhere. Every month features three rooms of bands and DJs, a 60s soul vinyl dance with Jonathan Toubin and the New York Night Train Shadow Dancers, and the Midnight $100 Dance Contest. $10.

 

MUSIC

Thick, Bodega, Grim Streaker, The ’94 Knicks, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 7pm, $8 – $10.

Bump In The Night, TOPSHELF TYSON, YC, SCOTTMIRTS, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 11:59pm, Free.

Anthony Naples, DJ Wey, Robert Bergman & Extra Water, Good Room – Brooklyn, 10pm, Free with RSVP before 1am.

Slug Father, Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, 10pm, Free.

Justin Strauss, Max Pask, Rose Gold – Brooklyn, 11pm, Free with RSVP before midnight.

Vinegar Mother, The Blue Chips , Jak Lizard, The Recess Bureau, Ted Morcaldi, Pianos – LES, 7pm, $10.

Mezzanine Swimmers (LP release), Excepter , War Bubble, The Flag, Truck Stanley’s Night Dreams, The Glove – Brooklyn, $10.

Fits, Queen Moo, Anna Altman, Slight, Trans- Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Baby and Me Comedy w/ Chris Daniels, Mike Cody, Shelby Taylor, Carmen Lagala, Hosted by Sally Brooks, QED – Queens, 3pm, $8 – $10.

Last Stop Laughs w/ Subhah Agarwal (The Jim Jefferies Show on Comedy Central), Ray Devito (The Jim Gaffigan Show), Brendan Fitzgibbons (Ghandi Show), FreddyG (NPR), Hosted by Jaqi Furback (Whoremones Podcast), QED – Queens, 11pm, Free, RSVP.

Isabel Hagen (The Pear), Edward Farrell Edward Farrell’s Diet Coke Reviews on Yelp), Hosted by Katharyn Henson (The Pear), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Saturday until Dec. 29, 2018, 8:30am, Free.

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 2018, 10am – 4pm. Free.

Shape Up NYC Latin Dance for Fitness, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Saturday until Dec. 29, 2018, 9am – 10am, Free.

High Line Winter Tour, Gansevoort Plaza at the High Line, Every Saturday until Feb. 24, 2018, 12pm, Free.

Around NYC Today (12/8) CIMA Open Hours, Saved By The ’90s, Myq Kaplan

THINGS TO DO

Center for Italian Modern Art Open Hours, 421 Broome Street – SoHo, 1pm – 6pm

CIMA extends its hours to coincide with its Alberto Savinio exhibition. Registration is required. $10 general admission, free for students and members.

Lott House Annual Christmas Tree Lighting, Hendrick I. Lott House – Brooklyn, 6pm – 8pm

Celebrate the holidays with the annual tree lighting at the historic Dutch farmhouse, the Hendrick I. Lott House. The event will feature holiday music, cookies and cocoa, and, in true Dutch fashion, a visit from Sinterklaas. Free.

Karaoke Tremendous, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 11:59pm, Free.

Karaoke Tremendous is like the karaoke you know, just turned up to 11. It’s like a hybrid between a dance and karaoke party. Free.

 

FILM

L’Inhumaine (1924), NYU Michelson Theater – NoHo, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

Kartini, The Auditorium-Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall, The New School – Greenwich Village, 6:30pm, $5.

Mr. Hulot’s Holiday (1953), Mulberry Street Library – LES, 2pm, Free, RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Yaya Bey, Groupie, Izzy True, Oceanator, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Saved By The ’90s with The Bayside Tigers and DJ Suga Ray, Brooklyn Bowl, 11:59pm, $10.

Maricón, Stud1nt, Draqué, Hon2ou, Joselo, Mercury Lounge – LES, 11:30pm, $10.

Mike Liegel, The Nomadic, Afternoon Men, Liquor Radio, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

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

Rare DM, BLED, True Body, Russian Baths, Cape House – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

Michael Jackson Tribute w/ The Family Jones, Friends and Lovers – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5.

Funk Train w/ Michael The Lion and Rich Medina, Friends and Lovers – Brooklyn, 10pm, $5.

 

COMEDY

Comedy By Proxy w/ Myq Kaplan (Conan, Comedy Central Presents), Josh Johnson (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon), Catherine Cohen (New York Comedy Festival), Kate Willett (Viceland, Comedy Central), Sonia Denis (Bridgetown Comedy Festival, NPR), David Blaine’s The Snakehouse – Brooklyn, 9pm, Free, RSVP.

The Living Room Show, Hosted by Luke Thayer, Abbi Crutchfield, and Aaron Kominos-Smith, Postmark Café – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Bitches Brew Comedy w/ Shelby Taylor, Tom Thakkar, Chrissie Mayr,Rebecca V. O’Neal, Matt Koff, Melissa Stokoski,Naomi Karavani, Erica Spera, Eman El Husseini, Halyards – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Shauna Lane (Gone Girls), Edward Farrell (New York Comedy Festival), Rachel Joan (New York Comedy Festival), Nathan Habib (Punchline), John Moses (AXS TV), Hosted by Melissa Diaz (Carolines), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Pulitzer Surprises w/ Caroline Schaper, Eliza Cossio, Joey Dundale, Tony Zaret, Lucy Cottrell, Pulitzer winner Du Yun, Ashley Nicole Black, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 10pm, $10.

 

ONGOING

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

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

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

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

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

 

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