Events & Happenings in New York City!
Saturday, October 3, 2015
varied at NYU Law School, $349
Lesbians Who Tech is hosting their second annual Summit in New York from October 1 through October 4. The Summit features a diverse number of activities and experiences, including Ted Style talks, badass speakers, networking that doesn’t suck and a number of nighttime parties where you can loosen... (continued)
5pm at James J Walker field, $20 for the season
Ladies Village Soccer (LVS) is a great place to meet people, form friendships, and make real connections. We don't ask that you commit to every game but that you come OUT as much as you can and have fun. Teams: 11 players per team/2 teams play at a time (Subs in every 10 minutes) Games: Games are 6... (continued)
check website at Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, FREE
"On the Domestic Front: Scenes of Everyday Queer Life" features some 70 works drawn mostly from the Leslie-Lohman Museum collection and answers the question, "What do gay people do when they're not having sex?" These diverse works demonstrate the uniqueness as well as the... (continued)
3pm & 8pm at Theatre at St. Clements, $69
Hot on the high heels of last year’s acclaimed sold-out production, the madcap comedy DROP DEAD PERFECT, starring the legendary Everett Quinton returns to the Theatre at St. Clements for a limited 8-week engagement Off-Broadway with an opening set for Sunday, August 23rd. The playing schedule for... (continued)
11am at Amsterdam Whitney Gallery, n/a
AMSTERDAM WHITNEY GALLERY, 511 West 25th Street, Chelsea, New York City, is proud to showcase in its exhilarating AUGUST 28-OCTOBER 6, 2015 exhibition leading Contemporary Master Artists whose works explore the abstract, figurative and natural worlds, exalting the realm of the aesthetic through... (continued)
varied at The Joyce Theater, Tickets start at $10
“Its immediate visceral and kinetic impact mostly makes you want to jump onstage and dance,” proclaimed The New York Times about the original Decadance, created in 2000 by Batsheva Dance Company’s acclaimed artistic director Ohad Naharin. For their Joyce debut, the talented young dancers of the... (continued)
8pm at Theater for the New City, $15 (Seniors $10)
In a story strikingly similar to the daily headlines, Heather Smiley for President follows a female Democratic candidate as she struggles to appeal to voters amid an ever-growing field of Republican and Democratic candidates. She’s already resided on Pennsylvania Avenue as the nation’s First Lady,... (continued)
2pm at Henrietta Hudson, free before 9pm/$10 after
Happy Hour 4pm to 7pm, free Sex on the Beach 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 alike (and occasional random visits from celebrities!) You never know who... (continued)
2pm at Ginger's, free
Best buy Happy Hour: half-price on all domestic beers and selected liquors, 5pm-8pm daily. It's all about the vibe. Daily $3.50 lemon drop shots and Ginger's draft $5.
10am at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, $16 museum admission
Doris Salcedo is a Colombian artist whose work has addressed social injustice, memory and loss for three decades. Head to the Guggenheim for the first major retrospective of Salcedo's deeply moving work. Thru Oct 12.
10pm at Metropolitan, free
Every other Saturday: Metro-Sensual. Frankie Sharp (Westgay) invades Brooklyn with an evening of debauchery and overall madness. Hot go-go boys, guest DJs and host. It's ham gurl. Every other Saturday: Gag! As hosts of the longest running gay party in Brooklyn (10 years and counting!), DJ's Cameron... (continued)
4pm at Cubbyhole, free
Kick back at Happy Hour until 7pm every Saturday, with half-price well drinks, wines and all beers. Perfect Fall fun!
9pm at Bum Bum Bar, free
The unique, the original, the best mixes, the best drinks and the best company.
9:30am at Central Park-Tavern on the Green, Adults- $40 Kids(12 and under)-$25
New York City’s biggest bike tour and rental company presents its most popular guided tour, a two-hour journey that covers both ends of Central Park from top to bottom. From lesser-known sights like Sheep Meadow and Shakespeare Garden to Bethesda Foundation and Strawberry Fields, Bike Central Park... (continued)
Time not specified at Drom, $15-40
Thirsty Girl & Pontani Productions Present
THE EMPIRE BURLESQUE REVUE
A sizzling burlesque revue the first Saturday of every month
THE ITALIAN STALIONETTE ANGIE PONTANI, THE HARLEM SENSATION DIAMOND REDD, THE TAPPIN' TORNADO HELEN PONTANI, THE MAINE ATTRACTION, THE... (continued)
12pm at LGBT Community Center, Free to the public to attend
Black Lesbian DIY Fest, established in 2014 is a gathering event for self-identified black lesbians to showcase independent, small press books, zines, art posters, pamphlets, other DIY print based items, films, workshops, and presentations.
Black Lesbian DIY Fest espouses the “do it yourself”... (continued)
7pm at The Tank, $15
NEW YORK CITY-- THE BIRDS & THE BEES: UNABRIDGED explores the unique -- yet interwoven -- life circumstances of eight women & trans people forced to confront their own sexuality, realizing that sexuality itself is not simple or clear-cut. Through dialogue, movement, song, humor, and... (continued)
check website at Industry City, $50
CHEERS NY, a first-of-its-kind craft beverage festival produced by the Brooklyn Chamber in partnership with New York’s Empire State Development Corporation and Taste NY. Event will showcase 100 New York-based food and beverage vendors, including some of New York’s best beer, wine, cider and spirits.
11am at Watermark NY Pier 15, FREE
There's lots of reasons to love Oktoberfest... the steins of beer, the tents, the lederhosen, the pretzels.
If you’re not traveling to Munich this year, you could have missed out on three of the best weeks of your life – until now. This year will be different for you! This year will be the year we... (continued)
10am at Prospect Park, $10.00-$25.00
The 13th Annual Miles for Midwives 5K Fun Run and Birth Fair brings together families, birth workers, and healthy birth supporters for a day devoted to improving maternity care and community wellness. With your help and participation, we will be able to dedicate important dollars towards advancing... (continued)
8pm at Danspace Project, $20 ($15 for Danspace members)
New York Theatre Ballet will perform Legends & Visionaries 2015 from October 1-3, 2015 at Danspace Project, 131 E. 10th Street, NYC. Performances: Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8pm. A Season Opening Event will take place on Thursday at 7pm in the garden. Tickets are $20 ($15 for Danspace... (continued)
various times at NYU Law School, $349-$399
The 2nd annual New York Summit will bring together over 1,000 LGBTQ women and allies across all areas of technology, media, digital and finance. Stretching over four days, this promises to be the most unique (and awesome) technology conference ever. Thru Oct 4.
11am at Hanro of Switzerland, Free
Hanro of Switzerland will be celebrating its Friends & Family sale beginning Thursday, October 1st through Sunday, October 4th at its Flagship Boutique in the Meatpacking District.
Throughout the weekend, customers will receive 20% off all in-store purchases, as well as enjoy sweets and... (continued)
8pm at Arlene's Grocery, $10
Nashville-based rock-n-roll machines The Voodoo Fix are on tour this fall and playing NYC on Saturday October 3. After forming in Southern California in the back of an 80’s school bus, The Voodoo Fix's blues-laced fusion of rock, funk, and punk captured audiences from multiple generations with two... (continued)
12pm at LGBT Community Center, free
The Black Lesbian DIY Fest, established in 2014, is a gathering event for self-identified black lesbians to showcase independent, small press books, zines, art posters, pamphlets, other DIY print-based items, films, workshops and presentations. Allies with material(s) or content on or about black... (continued)
10:30pm at West Bank Cafe, $25
If you’re in the stuck in the city this weekend, let NYC’s longest-running variety burlesque show thrill you tonight.
8pm at Danspace Project, $20/$15 members
Watch in awe as the New York Theatre Ballet performs a mixed bill at Danspace Project. These performances are presented through Community ACCESS, which provides subsidized off-season rental opportunities for Danspace Project community members. Thru Oct 3.
9:30pm at The Peoples Improv Theater, $10 General // $1 Students
Gas Station Horror is a monthly, high-energy improv show that turns terrible horror movies into excellent comedy.
Host J. W. Crump is joined by a talented group of horror-philes from the major comedy theaters in New York. After playing clips from low-rent horror movies, the improvisers take the... (continued)
The neighborhood pub for all "the peeps" 365 gay days a year. Daily happy hour specials,...
$3 Bud Lights 9-11pm
NYC's #1 lesbian bar and #1 dance party. Henrietta Hudson is completely renovated: higher ceilings,...
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...