This Week in NYC (9/30-10/7)September 30, 2015 - by CG News Desk
(9/30-10/7) 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.
THE BIG EVENT
Oktoberfest is in full swing! Click here for our roundup of events.
EXHIBITION OF THE WEEK
(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.
(9/30) Comedian Dave Chappelle returns, with a performance at the Gramercy Theatre.
(10/1-10/3) Sinbad at Carolines.
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.
(10/4) Medieval Festival at Fort Tryon Park.
(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!
Get ready for playoff baseball, take 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
(10/1) Celebrating the Music of Bill Withers at Carnegie Hall.
(10/1) Lila Downs at the Apollo Theater.
(10/1) Joe Walsh at The Beacon Theatre.
(10/2, 10/9, 10/16) Catch a dance party on the water with House on the Hudson from the New York Water Taxi.
(10/2) Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi at Beacon Theatre.
(10/2, 10/6, 10/10, 10/14) Otello at the Metropolitan Opera.
(10/2-10/11) Munich on the East River Oktoberfest hosted by Zum Schneider Bavarian Bierhaus.
(10/4) Jonny Lang at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill.
(now-10/4) Batsheva Ensemble: Decadence at the Joyce Theater.
(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
(10/8-10/11) New York Comic Con at Javits Center.
(10/8) Ricky Martin at Madison Square Garden.
(10/9) Brian Wilson at Kupferberg Center for the Arts.
(10/10) Yo La Tengo w/Special Guest Nick Lowe at Kings Theatre.