$20 Dollar, 20 Minute Meals The Brooklyn Kitchen (100 Frost St., Brooklyn) 3pm $20 in advance* *includes a copy of Caroline’s new book “Twenty Dollar, Twenty Minute Meals” It’s a bold promise: get a fresh, inventive, easy meal on the table for $20 or less, in 20 minutes or less. A rising culinary star, Caroline [...]
Nicos Gun / Cookies / Talkfine Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St., Brooklyn) 8pm $8 Click here for more cheap New York City events & things to do.
Grounded Aerial House of Yes (342 Maujer St., Brooklyn) 7pm $15 in advance Sneak Peak is an evening of theater, dance and aerial with enticing characters, gymnastic feats, original live music, and choreographic debuts of Grounded Aerial’s new repertoire. There is a fully stocked bar. We are a visceral aerial dance company that theatrically utilizes [...]
5/18: Free NYC Bike Expo 2013 5/18 & 5/19: The Seed Vegan Expo 2013 (Get 50% Off Tickets Now) Through 5/19: 2013 Look & Listen Festival Through 5/19: Hell’s Kitchen Art Festival 2013
Synth Massage Body Actualized Center (143 Troutman St., Brooklyn) 9pm $5-15 COME CHILL W/ US. COME AT 9. MASSAGE A FRIEND OR STRANGER. WE’LL HAVE SO MANY VIBEY TREATS AVAILABLE SO MAKE YOUR CHILLING/MASSAGE EXPERIENCE THAT MUCH CHILLER. ALSO APPARATUS SUCH AS PILLOWS AND BLANKETS. w/ BITCHIN’ BAJAS (Chicago/ Drag City) MESSAGES (NY/Root Strata) FABRIC [...]
Juan Atkins Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St., Brooklyn) 11:59pm $17 in advance Widely known as The Godfather of Techno, Juan Atkins had founded the genre himself with two other Belleville High School classmates, Kevin Saunderson and Derrick May. Since those times he’s defined the game with countless successful projects including Model 500 and Cybotron. [...]
Bringing together a diverse palette of live music, globally sourced DJs, dancers, performers, art and workshops, our second annual Bohemian Festival will be both a culturally rich and insanely festive camp-out and non-stop party on the grounds of the historic Onderdonk House in Ridgewood, Queens. The festival will feature the renowned ensemble Yuri Yunakov & [...]
Upper East Side Spring Bar Crawl Mad River Bar & Grille (1442 3rd Ave., Manhattan) 1-6pm $12 in advance The Upper East Side Spring Bar Crawl will take place Saturday, May 18th from 1-9pm. Registration will be at Mad River Bar & Grille from 1-6pm The Crawl will feature $2 Draft Beers & $4 Mixed [...]
Manufacture NY Factory Bash Industry City (237 37th St., Brooklyn) 8pm-midnight $20 in advance Join Manufacture NY as it toasts it’s new factory space in style – with top-secret bands, free ice-cold PBRs (while they last), cash bar featuring local cocktails and a FREE photobooth. Hosted in their brand new, raw factory space at Industry [...]
CRAZY $INCE DA 90$ Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn) 10pm $5 before midnight, $8 after We’re getting crazy on Saturday night at UNION HALL!! Cause uh, DUH, the 90s was only like the raddest decade ever! We’ll be throwin down all your favorite 90s joints to get you all nostalgic for those awesome times. [...]
Hey Queen’s SRLP Small Works for Big Change After Party Benefit Public Assembly (70 N. 6th St., Brooklyn) 10pm-4am $5+ in advance 100% of Proceeds to benefit Sylvia Rivera Law Project! ADVANCED TICKETS ONLY: Sliding Scale $5-$50 The party starts promptly at 10pm following SRLP’s Small Works for Big Change. Performance by GEO WYETH With [...]
CHERYL: ALIEN Public Assembly Loft (N. 6th St., Brooklyn) 11pm-4am $5 Your rusty pickup rattles down the highway. The sky is orange. You pull into Buckaroos, the local watering hole, where a dad-band is jamming on an extended version of “Comfortably Numb” while couples lasciviously and drunkenly grind on one another. There is a man [...]
Promised Paradise UnionDocs (322 Union Ave., Brooklyn) 7:30pm $9 suggested donation How can one believe that terrorism leads to heaven? Banned by the Indonesian government, this provocative documentary examines the psychology of extremism in a country with the largest Muslim population in the world. Promised Paradise, a new film from renowned documentary filmmaker Leonard Retel [...]
Ferment Fest LaunchPad (721 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn) 1-10pm $10 suggested LaunchPad and Honest Pete present a day-long celebration of home-brewers, picklers, kimichi makers and more. We’ll also be celebrating the official opening of our beautiful backyard with grillin’, learnin’ and rockin’. 4pm Letterbox Farms Fermentation Demo 5pm: Adam LaGreca (The Academics) 6pm: Paul Meadow 7pm: [...]
We have a stellar line up of some favorite performers from past Festival seasons alongside musicians appearing on Look & Listen for the first time, including: Claire Chase & Svet Stoyanov play flute and percussion works by Stuart Smith, Luciano Berio, and a world premiere by Marcos Balter Phyllis Chen & Cuddle Magic offer a [...]
Anamanaguchi / Pictureplane / Hot Sugar / George and Jonathan Irving Plaza (17 Irving Pl., Manhattan) 8pm $15 in advance Click here for more cheap New York City events & things to do.
The Moth StorySLAM: Envy Housing Works’ Bookstore Café (126 Crosby St., Manhattan) 7pm $8 10 stories, 3 teams of judges, 1 winner. $8 at the door. This event always sells out. Limited seating; please arrive early. Click here for more cheap New York City events & things to do.
Tango Mediterraneo Drom (85 Avenue A, Manhattan) 7:15pm show $10+ Tango Mediterraneo is a New York City based quartet with emphasis on traditional Argentine Tango melodies of the early 1920′s to 1950′s – Tango’s golden era – inspired by the unique essence of Carlos Gardel, as well as the big tangoorchestras of Juan d’Arienzo, Francisco [...]
Tribute Night Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave., Brooklyn) 6pm doors, 8pm show $10 All Metal Tribute to the Bee Gees & Beyond The Pretty Babies: All Female Blondie Tribute Mama’s Fallen Angels: All Girl Poison Tribute Click here for more cheap New York City events & things to do.
Rewind Bowl: 80′s vs. 90′s Party! Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave., Brooklyn) 11:30pm $8 THE RONALD REAGANS (Totally Radical Awesome 80′s Tribute), DJ LOBSTERDUST (80s/90s Mash-Ups) Click here for more cheap New York City events & things to do.
Shorts from The New School UnionDocs (322 Union Ave., Brooklyn) 6 & 8pm $9 suggested donation Join us for an evening of two programs featuring original and creative shorts made by students from the New School. The first program, “The First Cut is the Deepest,” presents narrative shorts by students of Laurie Collyer’s senior seminar. [...]
The Neapolitan Cult of the Dead: An Illustrated Lecture with Chiara Ambrosio Observatory (543 Union St., Brooklyn) 8pm $8 Naples is a unique city in which the sacred and the profane, Catholicism and paganism, beauty and decay blend and contrast in intriguing ways. No practice illustrates this tangle of ideas better than what is known [...]
Drink + Draw + Draw LaunchPad (721 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn) 8pm $5 suggested You are cordially invited to a model drawing session at Launchpad at 8:00 pm on May 17th. There will be beverages on hand. The recommended donation shall be $5, but any extra support of the space is appreciated. The session will run [...]
video_dumbo Eyebeam (540 W. 21st St., Manhattan) $5/screenings, $10 day pass, $20 festival pass in advance Eyebeam is pleased to present video_dumbo’s eighth annual festival and exhibition of contemporary moving image artwork, curated by Caspar Stracke and Gabriela Monroy. On view from May 16 – 25, video_dumbo will include fourteen video screening programs, alongside eight [...]