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Holidays and Specials in New York City This Week - October 15-October 22

October 15, 2017 - by CG Directory Editor
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Holidays and Specials in New York City This Week
Holiday events and specials join parades and celebrations in City Guide's New York specials activity planner. From the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to New Year's Eve to Christmas, Easter, Valentine's, and St. Patrick's Day, you'll find the best in New York holidays on City Guide's calendar listings. You'll also find amazing street fairs, festivals, and more.

NYC Artisanal Sweet Treats Bazaar - Grand Bazaar NYC
October 15, 2017 - New York

Come discover and meet 25 of the best "sweet" makers in New York City. Shop and enjoy the best artisanal macaroons, spiced pumpkin pies, freshly baked cupcakes, experimental ice cream sandwiches, and the most mouthwatering truffles and chocolates you ever had. Everything will be to scream for! In addition, explore the over 100 vendors of Grand Bazaar NYC's weekly market. Entrance is free. Discover + Shop + Eat & Be Social! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Grand Bazaar NYC is the city’s largest curated weekly market. Open every Sunday, indoors and outdoors, with over 100 amazing vendors offering the finest and most distinctive goods (e.g., antiques, vintage collectibles, art, jewelry, artisanal foods). Grand Bazaar NYC donates all proceeds to four neighborhood public schools, benefiting over 4,000 children.

Oktoberfest Nyc: Sausage Fest - Loreley Beer Garden
October 15, 2017 - New York

Sausage Festival ALL Weekend Long! 12 Different Kinds of Sausages Available! Platters of 3, 5, 7, 9 & 12!! Happy Hour Wednesday, 6pm-10pm! FREE Admission, NO Cover!

The Beacon of Hope Festival - National Lighthouse Museum
October 15, 2017 - Staten Island,

Couture and Doll Show, Fall 2017 - Gadson Gallery
Through October 15, 2017 - New York

The Harlem Aesthetic Presents: Couture and Doll Show, Fall 2017 Sat. Oct. 14th & Sun. Oct 15th 2017 12pm-6PM Gadson Gallery 225 West 134th Street, New York NY 10030 Artists Laura R Gadson – Wearable Fiber Fabulosity Shimoda Accessories- Beaded elegance & adornments. Ona Ottie- Artful Fashions Matthews Hats Ashea Natural Body Products Francine Haskins - Doll Art & More Betty Baines – Angel Dolls Dolls by MonteQ Contact Person: Laura Gadson Contact Number: 212-694 -0262 Website: www.TheGadsonGallery.com www.Shimoda-Accessories.com

Piedmont Dinner - Rock Center Cafe
October 17, 2017 - Manhattan

AS/COA Sixth Annual Women's Hemispheric Network Conference - Americas Society
October 19, 2017 - New York

Join the Women's Hemispheric Network as we celebrate our sixth annual conference in New York City. Conference participants will also have the opportunity to network and join in the conversation during lunch with table leaders.

Shababa Fridays - 92Y
October 20, 2017 - New York

Get ready for Shabbat with a joyous and active musical experience! Children, parents, grandparents and nannies are all a part of our Shababa Friday family. Join us for this playful and soulful experience of singing, dancing, jumping and celebrating as a community! Ongoing on Fridays, Session One: 9:30-10:15 am / Session Two: 10:45-11:30 am.

Shababa Fridays - 92Y
October 20, 2017 - New York

Get ready for Shabbat with a joyous and active musical experience! Children, parents, grandparents and nannies are all a part of our Shababa Friday family. Join us for this playful and soulful experience of singing, dancing, jumping and celebrating as a community! Ongoing on Fridays, Session One: 9:30-10:15 am / Session Two: 10:45-11:30 am.

Hester Street Fair's Harvest Day - Hester Street Fair
October 21, 2017 - New York

Reaping the fall bounty with our Harvest party

Watson Adventures’ Ghosts of Greenwich Village Scavenger Hunt - Washington Square Park
October 21, 2017 - New York

Join Watson Adventures on a haunted scavenger hunt for adults! Armed with a flashlight, you’ll visit ghost-plagued buildings and secret cemeteries while learning the stories of the restless souls you might disturb. Starring the spirits of Mark Twain, Aaron Burr, Edgar Allen Poe, Washington Irving, Thomas Paine, artist John LaFarge, The Shadow, Clement Clarke Moore, Mayor Jimmy Walker, Lee Chumley, Patrolman Schwartz, a few skeletons and various other apparitions, sudden chills, rustlings and knockings. Advance purchase is required.

Shababa Saturdays / All Ages - 92Y
October 21, 2017 - New York

Sing, dance and celebrate as a community! A playful and soulful Shabbat experience for the whole family, filled with music, puppets, art and creative prayer. No experience celebrating Shabbat necessary!

It's Happening! Celebrating 50 Years of Public Art in NYC Parks - Central Park
October 21, 2017 - Manhattan

This year NYC Parks is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Art in the Parks program. Since its creation in 1967, Art in the Parks has featured over 2,000 works of art. On Saturday, October 21, NYC Parks is transforming Central Park into a stage, museum, and art studio for a free day of public art to celebrate this milestone. Art lovers, families, and park-goers will be delighted by free art exhibits, performances, and hands-on art workshops in Central Park's beautiful East Pinetum field. More than 100 artworks, workshops, and performances will take place throughout the day

Pretty Girls Love Brunch And Trap Music At Taj Everyone Free 2 For 1 Drinks - Taj II
October 22, 2017 - New York

Sunday October 22ND 2pm - 9pm Brunch / Day Party Pretty Girls Love Brunch and Trap Music Part 3 This Monthly Event Is The Talk Of The Tri-State and Going On Our 3rd Installment We Plan On Setting The Bar Even Higher at Taj Lounge BRUNCH MENU Bottomless Brunch - $45 Tax and Tip Included 2 hour bottomless Mimosa or Bellini Prefixed MENU- Sliders (beef or turkey) / Burger - Chicken Wings (Buffalo, Taj Spice, Hennessy Glaze, or Burbon BBQ) - Eggs / Omlette- Hash Brown / Potatoes - Grits - Taj Fries / Sweet potato fries - Waffles (red velvet available)- Bacon / Turkey Bacon Hookah Available In All Flavors $50 ( Mint , Watermalon , Cherry , Orange , and More ) Triditional Hookah $30 Pineapple Bowl Head $10 Add On Everyone Free W/Rsvp Ladies Til 6pm Guys Til 5pm + 2 For 1 Drinks For All Til 5pm (Click To Rsvp) Music By: The Gwinin Team's Dj Starks "The Problem" , + Dj Novocaine and JstarDaBoss Birthday Celebrations Free Entry All Day Book Your Birthday Event Text 718.593.7674 Or Show Cashier I'D Let Us Make It A Special Occasion w/A Flyer , Dj Shoutouts and More Bottle Packages Bronze Package: 2 Vueve Clicquot w/Hookah $400 Tax and Tip... (read more)

Too Faced Better Than Sex Pop-Up Shop - Too Faced Better Than Sex Pop-Up Shop
Through October 22, 2017 - New York

New York Is About to Get a Whole Lot Sexier You’re invited to shop the #1-selling prestige mascara in the U.S. and get 1,944% more volume at our Better Than Sex Pop-Up Shop!

Life Energy and Momentum - America’s Holistic Doctor
Through October 25, 2017 - New York

What if I told you that you have a certain finite amount of life energy and that the success you have in managing it either results in long-term peak performance or the greater risk of illness and an earlier death? Your active response to this truth will either help to set you free or produce undesirable consequences. What is the primary secret that if acted upon will set you free to build and sustain health over your lifetime? It is the creation and multiplication of positive momentum. Momentum in this case is the force of your life in motion in a given direction.

MAGNUM New York Returns to NYC for Second Year - MAGNUM New York, Meatpacking District
Through October 31, 2017 - New York

MAGNUM New York returns for the second year, bringing together the worlds of premium chocolate and ice cream in an indulgent, interactive store experience unlike any other. MAGNUM New York features a one-of-a-kind premium chocolate and ice cream experience. Guests create a custom MAGNUM Bar at the “dipping bar” by selecting silky vanilla bean or rich chocolate ice cream bars to be hand-dipped in a choice of dark, milk or white chocolate – each made with decadent Belgian chocolate. They then can choose three custom toppings from 20 premium ingredients such as rose petals, gold crystal candy and crispy fig.

What Comes Next? Child Development Discussion - 92Y
Through November 10, 2017 - New York

Learn more about what comes next in your child's development. Free for current Parkbench parents.

Pumpkin Pie Cake Shake & Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake available at Junior’s Restaurant this Fall! - Junior's Restaurant
Through November 30, 2017 - Brooklyn

Pumpkin fans rejoice! This fall, Junior’s Restaurant is debuting a Pumpkin Pie Cake Shake — an Instagram-worthy milkshake featuring your favorite fall flavors. Vanilla ice cream with cinnamon and brown sugar is blended with fresh milk and placed in a Junior’s signature glass adorned with crushed graham crackers and vanilla frosting. To top it off, this milkshake is crowned with an entire slice of Junior’s newest offering, Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake. This cheesecake starts with a graham cracker crust with freshly grated cinnamon and nutmeg. Next, Junior’s Original Award-Winning New York cheesecake is baked atop a generous layer of homemade pumpkin pie filling and finished with a layer of pumpkin mousse rosettes. The shake is then finished with a heaping helping of whipped cream.  This decadent milkshake will be available for $15.95 at all Junior’s Restaurant locations during the months of October and November. If you’re in the mood for just the cake, the Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake will also be available at all Junior’s Restaurant locations as well as for nationwide shipping at https://www.juniorscheesecake.com/  About Junior’s Restaurants Founded by Harry Rosen almost seven decades a... (read more)

Pumpkin Pie Cake Shake & Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake Available at Junior’s Restaurant this Fall! - Junior’s Restaurant and Bakery Brooklyn
Through November 30, 2017 - Brooklyn

Pumpkin fans rejoice! This fall, Junior’s Restaurant is debuting a Pumpkin Pie Cake Shake — an Instagram-worthy milkshake featuring your favorite fall flavors. Vanilla ice cream with cinnamon and brown sugar is blended with fresh milk and placed in a Junior’s signature glass adorned with crushed graham crackers and vanilla frosting. To top it off, this milkshake is crowned with an entire slice of Junior’s newest offering, Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake. This cheesecake starts with a graham cracker crust with freshly grated cinnamon and nutmeg. Next, Junior’s Original Award-Winning New York cheesecake is baked atop a generous layer of homemade pumpkin pie filling and finished with a layer of pumpkin mousse rosettes. The shake is then finished with a heaping helping of whipped cream. This decadent milkshake will be available for $15.95 at all Junior’s Restaurant locations during the months of October and November. If you’re in the mood for just the cake, the Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake will also be available at all Junior’s Restaurant locations as well as for nationwide shipping at https://www.juniorscheesecake.com/ About Junior’s Restaurants Since 1950, Junior’s Restaurant has been famo... (read more)

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