Events & Happenings in New York City!
Friday, July 1, 2016
10pm at The Stonewall Inn, FREE
Come and see why this is the longest running Friday weekly LGBT dance party at the legendary West Village hotspot! High energy go-go girls rock the stage while rotating DJs get the packed dance floor moving. Fun, friendly and hot bartenders sling cheap drinks so you can make your own herstory where Pride began!
11pm at Boots & Saddle, $8/FREE with password before 12am
With weekly killer rotating DJs, go-go dancers and special performers of all kinds, you'll have no trouble understanding why this is one of the city's hottest parties (with a consistently crazy-attractive crowd). $1 shots at 1am! Photos by photomistress Grace Chu. Emcee Frince Charming on the mic. Free entry until midnight with password found on their Facebook page! Every Friday!
10pm at Metropolitan Bar, FREE
First Fridays: Divine Decadence with DJs Dario Speedwagon and Mikey B. Second Fridays: Kooks! with DJ Michael Cavadias. Third Fridays: Jizz with DJs Josh Sparber and Dicap. Fourth Fridays: Everything with DJs Jack and Jill. Performances by Miz Jade. Fifth Fridays (when there is one): Hella with DJ Manila Ice. An evening celebrating some of Metropolitan's favorite singers and performers with videos splashed across the TVs and music on heavy rotation all night.
10pm at Bum Bum Bar, $10
Fridays at Bum Bum are crazy, pure and simple. The cover charge comes with a free drink, hookah is available, go-go girls are werkin’ and different promoters are bringing you something unique every week!
4pm at Henrietta Hudson, FREE before 10pm/$12 after
Free shots for the first 100 guests! Always hot, hot, hot with all new rotating DJs, including: Robi D Light, Lady Chellez, Ellie Vader, Nikki Lions, Storm BK, Ches, Lauren Flax and many more spinning the freshest beats! Come party with the hottest crowd in the city on the sexiest night for women in the West Village. Rotating performers include Rox Republic, The Maine Attraction, Goldie Peacock and more! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for party packages. Reduced entry when you follow @henriettahudson on Instagram and post the event
7:30pm at Henrietta Hudson, Free
Unwind, decompress and refresh. You asked for it, and they’re delivering. Relax after work with Henrietta Hudson’s early Friday event, Sessions, featuring NYC'S most notorious rotating female DJs, including: Rosy Q, Robi D Light, Ches and Tikka.
5pm at Ginger's Bar, Free
Best buy Happy Hour: half-price on all domestic beers and select liquors, 5pm to 8pm, daily. Groove your bum off to guest DJs and enjoy sassy pink pussycat cocktails or Ginger's draft for $5 at Brooklyn's finest G-spot.
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.
4pm at Cubbyhole Bar, FREE
Cubbyhole is the place to start out your favorite day of the week with Happy Hour until 7pm, featuring half-priced well drinks, wine and all beer. Great neighborhood bar! #Cubbyhole
9pm at The Center, Free
The LeGal Foundation provides a pro bono legal clinic devoted to serving NYC’s LGBT community. The clinic is staffed by volunteer attorneys who offer general guidance and referrals, but not legal representation. Arrive early to sign up and ensure that you’re seen. Every Tues.
10pm at The Stonewall Inn, $5
Happy Friday! Be where it all started upstairs at The Stonewall Inn, every first Friday of the month. Start your weekend here with the women of girlNATIONnyc! Party upstairs where the hot ladies are, all night long. Rotating DJs spin and sexy bartenders serve it up.
10pm at Bum Bum Bar, $10
Come celebrate Bum Bum’s head honcho with this Toga party at Queens’ lesbian hotspot! Featuring Latin lesbian singing group, Soleylis, the best dancing in the borough and a beautiful crowd of ladies!
9pm at Bedlam Bar, $10
Since launching in 2012, Bedlam Burlesque has become one of NYC’s favorite nights for fun, sexy and hilarious grown-up entertainment. Enjoy an always-exciting, rotating lineup of superstars from the worlds of striptease, variety, sideshow and cabaret. Includes audience participation, games, music, prizes and more, all in an authentically sexy atmosphere!
11pm at Boots & Saddle, FREE
Hot Rabbit is turning five! Join them to celebrate this milestone with special DJs, performances and a slideshow of Hot Rabbit memories! As a “thank you” to all the bunnies, there will be the usual $1 shots at 1am, some special surprises, and no cover all night!
7pm at 8000 Mall Walk, Yonkers, New York 10704, Free
There’s no better way to celebrate the 4th of July than with a festive fireworks show!
Join us on Friday, July 1st, for a live concert featuring the British Invasion Tribute Band and a 20-minute fireworks display! FREE!
Enjoy classic rock & roll on the main SummerFest stage from 7pm to 10pm and then see fireworks from the north parking lot at 9:30pm.
The north parking lot will be closed for the day for the fireworks - fireworks can be seen from most areas in the mall!
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.
Check website for times at Museum of Modern Art, $25
Major exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art examines the artist’s radical, innovative works. It will be on display from Saturday, March 26 until Sunday, July 24.
The exhibition shows Edgar Degas, best known as a painter and chronicler of the ballet, at his most modern. Bringing new focus to his extraordinary and rarely seen monotype prints and their impact on his wider practice, Edgar Degas: A Strange New Beauty is the first exhibition in the U.S. in nearly 50 years to examine these radical, innovative works—and MoMA’s first exhibition devoted solely to the artist.
11pm at LAVO New York, $20-$30
MANUFACTURED SUPERSTARS WITH S3T1 @ LAVO NIGHTCLUB
8pm at Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center, $15-$20
DELIRIOUS Dances presents To Begin The World Over Again at Gibney Dance’s Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center, 280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers Street).