Events & Happenings in New York City!
Thursday, April 2, 2015
10am at The New York Botanical Garden, $28
Elaborate and kaleidoscopic displays throughout the galleries of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory explode with orchids in an amazing array of colors, shapes, sizes and textures. Thru Apr 19.
varied at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, free
Inspired by the creative and activist responses to the censorship of Robert Mapplethorpe’s art in the ‘80s and ‘90s (and the more recent withdrawal of David Wojnarowicz’s A Fire in My Belly from the National Portrait Gallery), this exhibition explores how sexuality has been, and continues to be,... (continued)
6:30pm at Penumbra Foundation|Center for Alternative Photo, $750+$100 materials fee
Wet plate collodion was the leading method of photography during the 1850’s and 1860’s. This six-week course is designed for students who want to learn the techniques behind the wet plate collodion process, as well as those who strive to develop a body of work in this unique process. The wet plate... (continued)
10:30am at Museum of Modern Art, $25 adults/$18 seniors/$14 students
See the work of 17 diverse artists who are contemporary but refuse to be defined by our time; their paintings reflect the concept of “atemporality”. Thru Apr 5.
12pm at Rogue Space Chelsea, free
Representing 30 emerging and established artists from the Tibetan Plateau and around the world, Transcending Tibet is a landmark exhibit of newly commissioned work.
Mining the visual and material history of both Tibet and the modern world – reappropriating iconography, playing boldly with... (continued)
check website at James J Walker Field, $20.00
Ladies Village Soccer is a women's only soccer team.
We are a casual network of Ladies who are queer friendly.
No experience necessary - We mix the teams with players who are experienced soccer players and those who just want an excuse to get all sweaty with some lovely ladies.
8pm at The Gym at Judson, $18
Leave Me Green is a probing and intimate look at the bonds of family, set in NYC. A lesbian woman and her straight teenage son deal with their grief in the wake of her partner’s death. The play illuminates the struggle of surviving members of families broken by loss, exploring how they are... (continued)
7pm at GO Mag, free
Come check out the sexiest new Thursday party for women. Enjoy the intimate, luxurious space that brings you way back to the Gatsby-era 1920s while a rotating list of some of the city's hottest DJs spin until the wee hours and bartenders Laura and Evan keep you happy all night long. Come party with... (continued)
10pm at Metropolitan, free
Half-price draft beer every Thursday. First Thursdays: Substance. DJ ManiLa Ice provides the visuals and mans the DJ booth with a mix of soul/electro/new wave/pop. Second Thursdays: Rotating parties—call or check Facebook for the latest. Third Thursdays: Alotta Stuff Auction (8pm-11pm). Drag stars... (continued)
5pm at Ginger's, free
Best buy happy hour: half-price on all domestic beers and selected liquors, 5pm-8pm daily. Hostess Anna presides over the karaoke stage. Do you have what it takes? Fuzzy navel specials for $4; Ginger's drafts $5.
check listing at Penumbra Foundation, $750.00
Lisa's Cabin Paw Paw, WV
Join instructor Lisa Elmaleh takes on West Virginia and brings wet plate to the field! Learn the wet plate collodion process while getting back to nature. In this workshop, Lisa will teach students how to create glass negatives, tintypes and ambrotypes in camera. Students... (continued)
7pm at Stephen Sondheim Theatre, $75-$162
The inspiring true story of King's rise to stardom becoming one of the most successful acts in pop music history.
9:30pm at Stonewall, free
Head down to Stonewall, the birthplace of Pride, and do your Thursday up right. Danielle presents Anything Goes, a night of karaoke, flip cup, pool and tons of sexy ladies. Dani challenges all in a pool game, flip cup, twister, or blow up dolls. Mel, Peggy and guest bartenders keep your whistles... (continued)
4pm at Henrietta Hudson, free
Start your weekend early this Thursday with Therapy Thursdays! No cover all night and 2-for-1 happy hour prices until midnight. Come listen to a rotating lineup of NYC's finest DJs and dance with one of the sexiest Thursday night crowds in NYC! Young fresh crowd and super-cool vibe! Booker on the... (continued)
7:30pm at Cubbyhole, free
Come party with $4 drink specials from 7pm-midnight, plus happy hour until 7pm with half-priced well drinks, wine and all beer.
4pm at AOA Bar and Grill, free
The fabulous DJ Nikki Lions will be working her magic on the turntables! Happy Hour from 4pm to 7pm!
6:30pm at Cipriani Wall Street, $500 and up
Proceeds benefit the Center’s amazing programs and services. The night kicks off with a swanky cocktail reception and continues with a sumptuous dinner and live entertainment. Stay to dance the night away at the hoppin' after-party!
The neighborhood pub for all "the peeps" 365 gay days a year. Daily happy hour specials,...
Happy Hour: 5-7pm, $3 Bud Lights 10pm-2am
NYC's #1 lesbian bar and #1 dance party. Henrietta Hudson is completely renovated: higher ceilings,...
Happy Hour 3-8pm, 2-for-1 well drinks
Metropolitan is Williamsburg's only 7-days-a-week gay and lesbian bar. This hip, fun neighborhood...
Happy Hour 3-9pm including 2-for-1 domestic beer and well drinks
Friendly, laid back, East Village queer bar with a speakeasy feel. Always holds a wonderful mixed...