Around NYC Today (11/12) Butterboy One Year Anniversary, La Permanence

THINGS TO DO Once Upon a Time, This Land Was Made For You and Me, The American Theatre of Actors, 314 West 54th Street, 4th Floor, Sargent Theater Stage – Theater District, 7pm – 8:50pm An evening of storytelling, poetry and music featuring Ina Chadwick, Duncan Christy, Vanessa David, James Jennings, Thomas Lawlor, Will Strong, Chris Tracy, Maryann Villanueva, and Katherine Wessling. $5 – $30. Fool … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/12) Butterboy One Year Anniversary, La Permanence

Around NYC Today (11/10) St. Martin’s Lantern Walk, Sad But True, Def.GRLS

THINGS TO DO St. Martin’s Lantern Walk, Prospect Park Bandshell, 62 West Drive – Brooklyn, 5pm – 6:15pm Every November, the German-speaking community of Brooklyn and beyond meets at dusk for a Lantern Walk through Prospect Park. Children and their families come from all over the New York metro area, equipped with handmade glowing lanterns. After singing the traditional songs, there will be a procession … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/10) St. Martin’s Lantern Walk, Sad But True, Def.GRLS

Around NYC Today (11/2) Haiti’s Day of the Dead, ’80s vs ’90s Dance Party

THINGS TO DO Day of the Dead, Virginia Park – Bronx, 5pm – 6:30pm Celebrate the Mexican tradition of Day of the Dead! Create paper flowers and enjoy face painting, Mexican music, and more! Free. Haiti’s Day of the Dead: Fet Gede, Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer St – Brooklyn, 7pm – midnight Pioneer Works dedicates a night to Haitian Vodou and Gede, the ancestral dead, with a … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/2) Haiti’s Day of the Dead, ’80s vs ’90s Dance Party

Around NYC Today (10/29) High Note Hungary Cultural Fest, Fool For Love

THINGS TO DO Día de Muertos Festival, 131 East 10th St – East Village, 12pm – 6pm Celebrate the Day of the Dead in New York City with art-marking, live music and more. Free. RSVP. High Note Hungary Cultural Festival, Pearl Street Triangle (Dumbo Improvement District) – Brooklyn, 7pm – 9pm The anchorage of the Manhattan Bridge turns into an opera stage to celebrate the … Continue reading Around NYC Today (10/29) High Note Hungary Cultural Fest, Fool For Love

Around NYC Today (2/9) Valentine’s Day Gala, Paid Protest, Glow in the Dark Paint

THINGS TO DO Valentine’s Day Gala, Highbridge Recreation Center – Washington Heights, 6pm – 8:30pm Join an evening of dancing to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Semi-formal or formal attire is strongly recommended. Free. RSVP. Glow in the Dark Paint Night, Asser Levy Recreation Center – Kips Bay, 5pm – 9pm Get ready to create a stunning masterpiece! Participants will use glow dark paint to bring out … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/9) Valentine’s Day Gala, Paid Protest, Glow in the Dark Paint

Around NYC Today (2/4) Super Bowl Party, The Danube, Paul Bergmann, Happy Hour

THINGS TO DO Super Bowl Party, Brooklyn Bazaar, 6:30pm – 11:30pm Rockaway Beach Mexican joint Super Burrito is hosting a Super Bowl party. Watch the game on the big screen while eating 50 cent wings. Free. RSVP. Bayside Stop ‘N’ Swap, Korean Community Services – Queens, 12pm – 3pm At Stop ‘N’ Swaps, New Yorkers bring items they no longer need and find things that … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/4) Super Bowl Party, The Danube, Paul Bergmann, Happy Hour