Events & Happenings in New York City!
Saturday, July 30, 2016
10pm at Bum Bum Bar, $10
The unique, the original, the best mixes, the best drinks and the best company. Entry price comes with a free drink!
4pm at Henrietta Hudson, Free before 10pm/$12 after
Happy Hour 4pm to 7pm, free shots for the first 100 guests after 9pm. This is what NYC is all about - the busiest night of the week with sexy locals mixing with the bridge and tunnel crowd and world travelers (with occasional random visits from celebrities!). You never know who you’ll meet! Resident DJ Culi runs deep with her signature sound, fusing clubby pop, dance and house. Hot go-go’s and show stopping performances each week! Email email@example.com for party packages.
4pm at Cubbyhole, Free
Kick back at Happy Hour until 7pm every Saturday, with half-priced well drinks, wine and all beer. Guaranteed to be a fun night that doesn’t break the bank! #Cubbyhole
10pm at Metropolitan, Free
Every other Saturday: Metro-Sensual. Frankie Sharp (Westgay) invades Brooklyn with an evening of debauchery and overall madness. Featuring hot go-go boys, guest DJs and a guest host. It's ham gurl. Every other Saturday: Gag! As hosts of the longest running gay party in Brooklyn, DJ's Cameron and Zach will whip up a delicious mix of dirty dance and classics that will have your booty shaking into the wee hours of the morning!
7pm at Various Parks Throughout NYC, Free
Hip to Hip Theatre Company celebrates its tenth season of Free Shakespeare in the Parks with the sparkling comedy As You Like It and venerable tragedy Julius Caesar. The plays will tour in repertory to 11 New York City area parks, with special gala performances in Southampton and Jersey City. 35 theatre artists. 2 exciting plays, 13 diverse parks: July 27-August 28.
2pm at Ginger's, Free
Best buy Happy Hour: half-price on all domestic beers and select liquors, 2pm to 8pm. It's all about the vibe. Daily $3.50 lemon drop shots and Ginger's draft for $5.
11am at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Free
In conjunction with the exhibition Moholy-Nagy: Future Present, this film program includes documentaries about László Moholy-Nagy and the Bauhaus, selections of abstract cinema, works by contemporary filmmakers inspired by the artist, and William Cameron Menzies’s 1936 classic Things to Come, for which Moholy-Nagy was commissioned to make special effects.
12pm at Cacio e Vino, $25
This popular and exciting tour explores the former social clubs, homes and haunts of some of the most influential 20th century mobsters, while uncovering the truth behind many Mafia legends.
Discuss the Italian immigrant experience and the social, political and economical conditions which allowed organized gangsterism to thrive in the slums of New York City by the turn of the century.
Also visit sites where Godfather, Mean Streets, Donnie Brasco, Sopranos and more were filmed.
"YOU'LL BE AMAZED..."
Tour is led by Eric Ferrara, a fourth-generation Little Italy native, published author, movie & TV consultant and founder of the award-winning Lower East Side History Project.
9:30am at Nelson A. Rockefeller Park, Free
Join Rally Health and comedian, actor and Rally Health Ambassador Kevin Hart on Saturday, July 30 at Rally HealthFest, an outdoor health festival designed to inspire you to move more, eat healthier, and take better care of your health, all while having fun. Free and open to the public, the Rally HealthFest in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park in Battery City, lower Manhattan, will include fitness activities such as spin and yoga classes and rock climbing. There’ll be a kids’ area, healthy eats, and cool prizes just for participating in activities. Plus, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a group workout with Ron “Boss” Everline, Kevin Hart’s personal trainer.
10pm at Coney Island USA, $15
Reigning Miss Twin Peaks, Francine “The Lucid Dream” brings Lynchian dreams & sexy nightmares to the beach this summer! The cast of The Pink Room promises to get the oceanside audiences “hotter than Georgia Asphalt” & Spice things up in the sand Dune. You’ll be able to Erase all your problems from the week and feel like you’re In Heaven with the Lady in the Radiator. Shelly Watson hosts & sings but No Hay Banda! There is no band! British beauty, Eliza DeLite gives us a jolt with some caffeinated bumps and grinds while on her U.S. tour. The Pink Room Dreams will dance their way into your garmonbozia-filled hearts with with their tribute to the world of Twin Peaks! So many debut performances & Pink Room favorites!
9pm at House of Yes, Free - $15
Opulence. You own everything. Live your Glamourous Life.
Indulge in your affluence. Flaunt your fortune on our disco dancefloor.
Tonight, you’re Rich. and Filthy. Famous. Loaded. Wealthy beyond words.
Anything you want is yours. You are our favorite VIP.
Dress your Best. Wear your Wealth.
COSTUME: Status. Idol. Icon. Designer Everything. Dirty. Money. Diamonds. Pearls. Furs. Bottles. Models. Hot tub on the roof. Hotel room in the back. Butlers. Maids. Jet Setter. First Class. Premium. Top Shelf.
Real disco of every style, by the most expensive international DJs we could find:
Cosmo Baker // Paul Raffaele // Rok One // Fabi Jugo
Check website for times at Urban Bush Women, Check website for price
“SLI” is our annual 10-day intensive that serves as the foundation for all of UBW’s community engagement activities. For Urban Bush Women's 16th SLI themed "You, Me, We – Understanding Internalized Racial Oppression and How it Manifests in Our Artistic Community," we will help us answer these important questions:
Do we find ourselves striving for pre-defined ideas of beauty and excellence?
Does our work challenge or recreate dominant frameworks and systems of policing that ignore history, culture, power and lineage?
At You, Me, We - we will find our individual and collective power together!
9:30am at North Meadow Recreation Center, Central Park, Free
Get your body beach-ready for summer and take pleasure in views of the park’s landscapes while you’re at it. Ages 18 and up. Every Sat.
10:30am at Museum of Modern Art, $25
Named after the New Jersey town where an apparition of the Virgin Mary allegedly appeared on the window of a house, Rachel Harrison’s room-sized multimedia work exemplifies a cross-disciplinary approach to making art.
11am at 299 Andes Rd, Free
The 6th Annual New York City Poetry Festival will be held on Governors Island's Colonel's Row on July 30th and 31st, 2016. The Poetry Society of New York, producers of The Poetry Brothel and The Typewriter Project, once again invite attendees to come together for this free two-day festival to celebrate New York City's vibrant poetry community. The event includes over 75 poetry organizations and 250 poets on its three main stages; a Vendor's Village where local booksellers, artists and craft makers sell their wares; healthy and delicious food options; a beer garden sponsored by Brooklyn Brewery, poetry-inspired installation art throughout; the Ring of Daisies open mic; and, of course, the Children's Festival at NYCPOFEST, sponsored by Writopia Lab!