Events & Happenings in New York City!
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
10pm at The Woods, Free
Misster is a weekly Wednesday night dance party for the cutest girls in NYC. DJ Amber Valentine and weekly guest DJs play the good-time jams all night long - everything from hip-hop to dance and house music; they’ve got you covered! Huge year-round patio for cruising and boozing, with food by the acclaimed LandHaus NY. Come early and stay late. Never a cover - always a good time!
5pm at Bum Bum Bar, Free
Add some wackiness to your hump day at the oldest lesbian bar in Queens! Enjoy Happy Hour from 5pm to 8pm and beer buckets for $18 all night long. Karaoke all night!
8pm at Metropolitan, Free
Alotta Trivia (8pm to 10pm). Alotta McGriddles hosts this trivia night with rotating themes every week! Including but not limited to: Harry Potter, Disney, Game of Thrones, Friends, Will & Grace and more! Win a pitcher of Bud Light every round. $25 bar tab at the end of the night for big winners! Cakes (10pm). $3 PBR tallboys and $6 PBR/shots. DJ Matty Beats Horrorchata arms the turntables for this weekly romp into debauchery and eye candy.
4pm at Laci's Tapas Bar, Check website for price
If you're a feminist who loves tapas, come on over to Laci’s. Named one of the best feminist eating destinations in upstate New York, the powerful female owners really know how to draw a crowd. To try their platters and desserts, make a reservation.
5pm at Ginger's, Free
Best buy Happy Hour: half-price on all domestic beers and select liquors, 5pm to 8pm, daily. Barkeep Perry serves daily special tequila hot shots for $3.50, Ginger's draft for $5 and free nibbles. Back garden open!
7:30pm at Cubbyhole, Free
Get over hump day with $4 drink specials from 7pm to 1am, plus Happy Hour until 7pm with half-priced well drinks, wine and all beer. Great neighborhood vibe! #Cubbyhole
7pm at Teatro SEA, $18
Please join Rhapsody Collective as they present Michael Bradley’s "The Illusory Adventures of a Dreamer," receiving its World Premier at the 20th Annual New York International Fringe Festival. Inspired by Ibsen’s Peer Gynt, a young man goes on a fantastical adventure to find himself. Peer must confront a crisis of sexual identity as he encounters gluttonous trolls, a mischievous guardian, and his one true love. Set in a modern gay world, "The Illusory Adventures of a Dreamer" is a darkly hilarious journey of discovery. #WhoAmI?
9:45pm at Teatro SEA at the Clemente, $18
In the wake of an act of violence committed by charismatic high school senior Michael against devout freshman Liana, a handful of teens try to piece together the irrefutable truth; only to find that it may not exist. Weaving ancient tradition with now, #Blessed is a play about faith, rape culture, and what it means to be a young woman today. Premiering at FringeNYC this August, it is a modern day book of revelations. #Blessed in presented by Semicolon Theatre Company, a company run entirely by artists twenty-one and younger.
4pm at Henrietta Hudson, Free
Happy Hour until 7pm. This is the ultimate after-work networking party to celebrate hump day. Resident DJ Culi satisfies your hunger for a cool, relaxed vibe with a perfect blend of pop, funk, house and Latin styles all night! Bargirls Desiree and Dot serve up the good stuff, with $4 Bud drafts and $5 Margaritas all night. This party is the perfect boost to get you through the rest of the week!
7:30pm at 410 N Orange Blossom Trl, $45
Come see Leslie Jordan live at Parliament House. The Emmy Award-winning comedian and actor can be seen in everything from “Will and Grace” to “American Horror Story.” Now he will appear in a theatre near you. Buy a ticket before they sell out.