Events & Happenings in New York City!
Wednesday, August 31, 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; theyíve 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 Laciís. 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
8:30pm at Halyard's, Free
Jenny Young and Ryan Bard host a free stand up comedy show staring some of NYC's funniest up-and-coming comics. Some places the comics perform include Comic Strip Live, NY Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club, Creek and the Cave and many indie shows around the city. Comedians include Gene Getman, Elsa Waithe, Damian Holmes, Bob Kitson, Chloe Mcgovern and Dario Joseph. Come watch Jenny and Ryan bicker in between comics. Come and drink.
7pm at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, Free
Comedians Aparna Nancherla and Jo Firestone's web series providing absurdist "how-to" advice on how to get through womanhood gets a live treatment, with special guests TBA! Womanhood is hosted by RIOT, Refinery29's comedy destination delivering fearlessly funny series featuring some of the best women comics in the biz. We cover taboo topics ranging from race to class, depression to anxiety, pop culture to social justice ó we're laughing with you! Housing Works Bookstore Cafe is a nonprofit bookstore, cafe, and event space that raises money to fight AIDS and homelessness.
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!
7pm at The Stonewall Inn, $19.99
In the last five years, Bunny has performed two sold out solo shows at La Escuelita. But that venue closed! So Bunny is bringing her latest blend of raucous, irreverent comedy to the even more legendary Stonewall Inn. And if you thought Stonewall was a riot, don't miss Bunny in this limited run of Trans-Jester.