Around NYC Today (11/17) KittyKlash, Winter Village, Aparna Nancherla


Karaoke Afterwork Fridays, Dean Café Bar – Brooklyn, 4pm – 9pm

KittyKlash: A Drag and Burlesque Cosplay Variety Show, Bizarre – Brooklyn, 8pm – 10pm

Crimson Kitty and Erika Klash host a one night only cosplay variety show. With performances by APOCOLYPTA, Avant Garbage, Cream Victoria, Fem Appeal, Hazel Tart, Krymson Scholar, Lee VaLone. Beats By DJ ACCIDENT REPORT and Eric Shorey. $10.

Harmon Leon Infiltrates Hell House and Other Tales, Peoples Improv Theater – Flatiron District, 8:30pm – 11:30pm

Comedian and VICE contributor, Harmon Leon, has made a career infiltrating extremist groups. Harmon leads you on a multimedia journey into a Hell House in Texas,  a Christian haunted house.



A Plastic Ocean, Park Slope United Methodist Church – Brooklyn, 7pm, $5 – $10 suggested donation.

Watership Down (1978), Mulberry Street Library – Lower Manhattan, 2pm, Free, RSVP.



Miranda, Dentist, Above The Moon, Raina Bee and the Hive, The Delancey – LES, 6:30PM, $8.

DN’T, Skull Practitioners, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Emily Yacina, Current Joys, Trace Mountains, Secret Project Robot – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Caravela, Florida Man, Geometers, Goldsounds – Brooklyn, 7pm, $8.

Eyelids, Jay Gonzalez (Drive-By Truckers), Early Riser, Other Houses, Cape House – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $10

Fits (record release), Peaer, Yucky Duster, Human People, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Pow Pow Family Band, Samuel Worthen, Foley, Berlin – East Village, 8pm, $8 – $10.

H A U N T E R, gools, Kraus, Fond Han, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $10.

Bodega Islands Presents: Go Go Bacano!, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $5 – $10.

Belus, Somnuri, Anicon, Insect Ark, Bar Matchless – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Plume, Glockabelle, Boon, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $10.

Izy, Star Eyes, Shug, Marcelline, d3jo, HECK – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.

GDFX, B|_ank, Ada Babar, Aye Aye Rabbit, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.

Rok One, Sticky Dojan, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 11pm, Free.

Everybody, Everybody, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 11pm, $5

Holy Trinity: Bey x RiRi x Nicki Brooklyn Dance Party, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 11:55pm, $10.



Nothing Important Comedy w/ Aparna Nancherla (Inside Amy Schumer), Alingon Mitra (Conan, The Comedy Cellar), Jena Friedman (The Daily Show, The Late Show with David Letterman), Krystyna Hutchinson (Guys We Fucked:The Anti Slut Shaming Podcast), Myq Kaplan (Netflix Special “Small, Dork, Handsome”), Nick Vatterott (Comedy Central), Shane Torres (Comedy Bang Bang!), Friends and Lovers – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Ester Steinberg, Amy Shanker, Ben Siy-Han, QED – Queens, 7:30pm, $7 – $10.

Marie Fausten (Just For Laughs Comedy Festival), Steve O’Brien (The Creek and The Cave), Rashad Bashir (The Apollo), Mary Cella (Pinebox Rock Shop), Chris Calogero (NY’s Funniest), Niagara Bar – East Village, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

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

Silver Linings Comedy w/ Louie Katz (Comedy Central, HBO, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon), Jennie Sutton (Comedy Central), Justin Flanagan (New York Comedy Festival), Nate Fridson (Bridgetown Comedy Festival, NFL Network, ASpecialThing records), Kaitlyn Bailey (Sirius XM, MTV, Vice & the CAKE Comedy Tour), Taj Osorio (Stress Factory, Big Time Podcast), Hosted by Jacky Beren (South Beach Comedy Festival, Cinder Block Comedy Festival), Precious Metal – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Camouflage Comedy w/ Abbi Crutchfield ( Host of You Can Do Better on TruTV), Myq Kaplan (Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing, Netflix), Sean Patton (Comedy Central, Showtime, TruTV), Josh Johnson ( Comedy Central, Tonight Show w/ Jimmy Fallon), Courtney Maginnis (College Humor), Hosted by Lucas Connolly, Big Irv’s – Brooklyn, 9pm, $5 – $10.

Afrolaffs Standup Comedy and Afrobeats Dance Party w/ Phil Hunt (Comedy Central), Dominic Leonelli (LOL Comedy Club), Mamoudou N’diaye (Writer for, Wale Olukayode (Funny or Die), Hosted by Mistah Thrillah (Wendy Williams Show, Above Average), Music by DJ Vila, Buka – Brooklyn, 10pm, Free, RSVP.



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

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

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

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

Norwegian Christmas Fair, Norwegian Seamen’s Church – Midtown East, Nov. 16 to 19 (Thurs to Sat, 12pm – 8pm; Sun 11am -4pm), Free.

The Typing Machine: Participatory and Multimedia Exhibition, El Barrio’s Artspace PS109 – UES, Until Nov. 26, 6pm, Free, RSVP.


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Around NYC Today (10/15), LES Pickle Day, Artisanal Sweet Treats Bazaar

NYC Artisanal Sweet Treats Bazaar
NYC Artisanal Sweet Treats Bazaar


Artisanal Sweet Treats Bazaar, Grand Bazaar NYC (UWS), 10am – 5:30pm

Explore over 100 vendors at Grand Bazaar’s weekly market. Free.

Open House New York, Museum at Eldridge Street (LES), 10am to 6pm

Join free synagogue tours that tell the story the Eldridge Street Synagogue. The landmark structure, built in 1887, is the first house of worship built in America by Jewish immigrants from Eastern Europe. Tours are at 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm and 5 pm. Free. RSVP.

Greenpeace’s Arctic Sunrise, Pier 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Park, 10am – 6pm

Greenpeace’s Arctic Sunrise is in New York City.  Take a 20-minute guided tour of the famed vessel. Free.

Ridgewood Market’s Sunday Brunch Bazaar, Gottscheer Hall (Queens), 11am – 5pm

Buy local, artisan, and vintage gifts from 40 curated vendors at the ballroom of German beer hall Gottscheer Hall. Free. RSVP.

Fall Festival, Baywater Park (Queens), 12pm – 3pm

Celebrate fall with crafts, games, music, pumpkins, and more. Free.

Lower East Side Pickle Day, Orchard St. between E. Houston and Delancey St. (LES), 12-5pm

Orchard Street will once again be transformed into a pickle bazaar. There will also be live music, games and activities. Free.

James Baldwin’s America, Riverside Church, 1pm

Join Dr. John Howard in a discussion of one of America’s greatest writers. Free.

Queens Interfaith Unity Walk, Free Synagogue of Flushing, 1pm – 4pm

Celebrate religious diversity during the annual Queens Interfaith Unity Walk. Event starts with a photo exhibit by Beacon of Pluralism. Free. RSVP.


Twilight, Monsignor McGolrick Park (Brooklyn), 6:15pm, Free.


Zachary Cale, Clara Kennedy, Union Pool, 2pm, Free.

Sammy Trombone, Buni Hate Mail, Eliezer, Anneliese McCarty, etc. (Mexico and Puerto Rico benefit), Secret Project Robot (Brooklyn), 5pm, $10.

Chappell, Honey West, Mercury Lounge (LES), 5:30pm, $10.

Prostitution, Somnuri, Winter Nights, Thera Roya, Union Pool (Brooklyn), 6pm, $10.

Invertebrate Presents: Human People, Baby, Dodgeball, Wet Mut, Goldsounds (Brooklyn), 7pm, $10.

Casey Hopkins Trio, Tuff Sunshine, JR Atkins, Michael Hess (Mail the Horse), The Safari Room at El Cortez (Brooklyn), 7pm, $10.

Jessie Anderson Ainslie, Ricky Lewis, Drawing Boards, Mercury Lounge (LES), 8pm, $10.

Korey Dane Residency, Brian Merrill, Strangepride, Berlin (East Village), 8pm, $10.

Model/Actriz, Matter Room, The Living Strange, Trans-Pecos (Queens), 8pm, $8 – $10.

Violets Are Wet, The Adventures of the Silver Spaceman, Kela, Kayleigh Beard, Sunnyvale (Brooklyn), 8pm, $10.

Dougie Poole, Bong Wish, Noisebody, GHOST PISS, The Gateway (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8.

The North Country, Lily Virginia, Daisy the Great, Sean Barna, Alphaville (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8 – $10.

Fruits and Flowers, Twist, Glass Slipper, Dig Nitty, Silent Barn (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8 – $10.


Actually Funny feat. John Ajodah, Dara Jemmott, Tommy Treasure, Michael Salgarolo, Matt Carter, Ali Mehedi, Bar Uni (Brooklyn), 5pm, Free, RSVP.

Border Wars, Hosted by Benel Germosen (Harlem Comedy Festival, Talking Smark Podcast), The Creek and the Cave (Queens), 8pm, Free, RSVP.


Cunningham Park Farmers Market, Cunningham Park (Queens), Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

Hattie Carthan Sunday Farmers Market, Hattie Carthan Community Garden (Brooklyn), Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

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

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Friendship Garden (Sugar Hill), Every weekend until Oct. 31, 11am – 8pm, Free.

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