This Week in NYC (10/7-10/14)October 7, 2015 - by CG News Desk
(10/7-10/14) Each week, City Guide's This Week in NYC brings you the best in special NYC events, the newest exhibits, sightseeing activities, fun for kids, concerts, nightlife, and more. Click here for Halloween events.
THE BIG EVENT
(10/8-10/11) Cosplay, anyone? The biggest pop culture event on the East Coast, New York Comic Con, returns to Javits Center.
Oktoberfest is in full swing! Click here for our roundup of events.
EXHIBITION OF THE WEEK
(10/9-2/21/16) Opening just in time for NYCC, Superheroes in Gotham at the New-York Historical Society explores the origins, influences, and culture of beloved NYC-based comic book phenomenons, dating back to the 1930s.
(now-11/1) Frida Kahlo:*Art*Garden*Life at The New York Botanical Garden includes a display of her original works, plus a spectacular recreation of Casa Azul, the garden tended by Kahlo and husband/muralist Diego Rivera from 1930-1954, in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory.
(10/9-10/10) Bobcat Goldthwait at Gotham Comedy Club.
The Apollo Theater just introducted its new monthly late-night Comedy Club series.
Check out the hottest in up 'n' coming comedy talent at Broadway Comedy Club. Jackie 'The Joke Man' Martling performs Monday evenings!
Enjoy an evening of great comedy on the Upper East Side at legendary venue Dangerfield's.
(10/10-10/12) It's a Bird! It's a Plane! Superheroes in Gotham Opening Weekend at the New-York Historical Society, noon-4pm. Kids can design and wear their own wrist cuffs, decorate a super plane, and get their picture taken with the Batmobile! Kids 13 and under get in FREE!!!!
(now-11/1) See beautiful fall foliage and explore Oktoberfest with Circle Line's weekend Bear Mountain Cruises.
See New York City as your own private theater! Take THE RIDE!
Hear the legend of Mr. October on a Yankee Stadium Tour!
The One World Observatory is now open.
Explore NYC's financial district with Wall Street Walks.
Check out the hottest spots to eat and drink in the Flatiron District and Williamsburg with Like a Local Tours.
NIGHTLIFE & MUSIC
(10/8) Ricky Martin at Madison Square Garden.
(10/6-10/17) Steely Dan plays the hits at The Beacon Theatre.
(10/9) Brian Wilson, co-founder of The Beach Boys, at Kupferberg Center for the Arts.
(10/10) Yo La Tengo w/Special Guest Nick Lowe at Kings Theatre.
(now-10/11) Munich on the East River Oktoberfest hosted by Zum Schneider Bavarian Bierhaus.
(now-10/10) Buster Poindexter at Cafe Carlyle.
(now-12/14) Woody Allen & the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band perform (*Mondays only) at Cafe Carlyle.
SNEAK PEEK, NEXT WEEK
(10/15-10/16) Radio City Music Hall presents Back to the Future in Concert.
(10/16-10/18) Breakin' Convention at The Apollo Theater.
(10/17-10/18) Discover architecture at events around the city from Open House New York.