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Nightlife in New York City This Week - October 15-October 22

October 15, 2017 - by CG Directory Editor
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Nightlife in New York City This Week Photo: Flickr/Billie Grace Ward 

New York's nightlife scene is legendary, backing up the promise that NYC is the city that never sleeps. Classic, historical taverns stand alongside the hippest new mixology bars and DJ-driven nightclubs. Parties, cocktails, drink specials, burlesque nights, are more can be found in City Guide's nightlife listings for everything to do in NYC after hours.

The Return of the Party People: Britpop Dance Party - Brooklyn Bazaar
Through October 15, 2017 - Brooklyn

Collide Presents: The Return of the Party People (from the creators of the Crashin' In parties) Britpop Dj Dance Party Come Drink, Dance, and Hopefully Screw Djs: Lio(Kanine Records), Gerald Hammill (Other Music), Maz Hadid (PopFest), Christian Kilrain Carter Coleman FREE 8pm to 2am, Saturday October 14 Brooklyn Nite Bazaar Basement 150 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222 ALL AGES, 21+ to Drink

The Mosquito - Actress Nancy Giles Hosts Monthly Comedy Variety Show - Dixon Place Lounge
October 16, 2017 - New York

Actress and Emmy award-winning commentator Nancy Giles (CBS News Sunday Morning) curates / hosts "The Mosquito" her free, fast and furious monthly variety show with stand-ups, sit-downs and music at the Dixon Place Lounge on Manhattan's Lower East Side on Monday, October 16th  at 7:30pm.  Giles, who starred on ABC-TV's "China Beach" & "Delta" series and has developed four solo shows at Dixon Place with director Ellie Covan, (most recently "The Further Adventures of the Accidental Pundette" in Feb. 2013) will be joined by a rotating cast of regulars who have in the past included: Pat Candaras, Cynthia Kaplan, Peri Gaffney, Kathryn Rossetter, Sheila Head, Susan Burns, Sue Giles, Nancy Shayne and MORE!  Free admission. Dixon Place Lounge is located at 161A Chrystie Street (btw Rivington and Delancey Streets) New York City. Subway: F to 2ND AVE, J/Z to BOWERY, 6 to SPRING, M to ESSEX, B/D to GRAND ST For additional info, contact: (212) 219-0736 /

DJ Ruggz - Silvana
October 16, 2017 - New York

Based out of Harlem, Ruggz who is a DJ and producer started his journey of music at a young age who first took up BBoying as a child. Due to his popularity as a dancer, he eventually began DJing that lead him to spin at College parties and major competitions throughout the Tri-State Area. Having a few accomplishments under his belt such as performing on 'The Today Show' and The Kennedy Center in Washington DC. Ruggz wants to continue to share his love of music with anyone who is willing to listen.

DJ Likwuid - Silvana
October 17, 2017 - New York

Hip Hop Fusion music artist, educator, and DJ, LiKWUiD, is committed to using her gift of song to change the negative portrayal of women in the entertainment industry. Ebony Magazine's Sonic Boom web portal reports "she can rap circles around most of everyone's favorite rappers. But she also has a good ear for beats and melodies, so her songs always flow (no pun intended)..." LiKWUiD will be spinning Afro Haus - Afro Beat- Afro Caribbean- Roots Bounce

Diwali on the Hudson - Hudson Terrace
October 18, 2017 - NY

Diwali on the Hudson is BACK...and now at a bigger venue. Featured in the New Yorker, Fast Company, & one of's "4 Diwali Events You Must Check Out in NYC" Sold out 3 years in a row. All-night sponsored bar, Indian cuisine, top entertainment, & Indowestern stylin beautiful people. DJ sets by the illustrious KARSH KALE & DJ Suhel Featuring an exclusive presentation & pop-up shop of Payal Singhal Inc. x Desai Foundation- a fashion collection that empowers women on & off the runway. Celebrate light. 100% of ticket sale proceeds will go to the Desai Foundation, which empowers women & children through community programs to elevate health and livelihood in the US & India.

DJ Shine - Silvana
October 18, 2017 - New York

DJ Shine is a skilled, female DJ born and based in the NYC area. Playing for events at The Delancey, The Lantern, Mazaar Lounge and more. Rocking the house with everything from the hot, new hits to the old school classic jams. She spins all different genres including R&B, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Afro-beat, EDM, Pop, House, Latin, and World Music

Interactive Game CONFIDENTIAL - Delilah
October 19, 2017 - New York

Become a secret agent for a night as you step into the world of CONFIDENTIAL—a game of social interaction designed to blend seamlessly with reality. Start by wearing an outfit worthy of James Bond or Mata Hari and test your powers of perception while sharpening your seduction skills as you gather clues needed to complete your mission and win the game. CONFIDENTIAL is the perfect night out for adventurous singles, solo travelers, or couples looking for a unique night out. The game begins when you receive a complimentary welcome drink along with your Confidential Dossier, which contains time sensitive information key to completing your mission and finding the spy who can lead you to the prize of $100 and a bottle of champagne. CONFIDENTIAL is a new game every week, with new persons of interest to discover and new story lines to follow. Space is limited and entry will be denied once the cocktail party is at capacity. Created by Alfredo Guenzani and produced by Never Sleep Alone.

Lexody Fall Soiree - Cubico
October 19, 2017 - New York

Lexody is a language exchange website, and we're hosting a rooftop event on October 19th from 7-9PM! The event will feature a language exchange (a chance to chat in different languages) as well as music, free drinks courtesy of our sponsors like Six Point Beer, and sweeping Soho views from our rooftop. It's free for all Lexody members (it's totally free to become a Lexody member, as well! Just go to and $10 for non-members. Make sure to get your free ticket at

Fall Into Fitness - Hosted by HyPR Media - Serafina Tribeca NYC
October 19, 2017 - New York

Get ready for an experience of Fashion, Fitness and FUN! HyPR Media is hosting a Fabulous party and beneFIT to celebrate FITNESS and HEALTH at the newly opened Serafina Tribeca on October 19th! Lisa Mateo, PIX11 TV News Reporter, Host of Celebrity Taste Makers and fitness guru, will emcee the festivities. Mix and mingle with celebrities, actors, athletes, models and socialites as well as press members who are attending! This is a red carpet media event, so DRESS TO IMPRESS! Get your tickets now -- space is limited!! Tickets include: delicious organic appetizers exotic salads (vegan / veggie) premium wine selection (glass of red or white) unlimited Brinley Gold cocktails created by professional mixologists swag bag filled with health and sports-related goodies Portion of your ticket goes towards two wonderful sports-related nonprofit organizations: Asphalt Green Turtle Island Equestrians, Inc. Many thanks to our spirits sponsor, Opici Wines Market Street Spirits with Brinley Gold Shipwreck Rum! There will also be a silent auction conducted during the event featuring amazing high-value fitness, health and... (read more)

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Dj Ouaga - World Music Coup - Silvana
October 21, 2017 - New York

DJ/Producer & Mixing Engineer with many knowledgeable years of experience. His stronghold is House music, more specifically Afrobeat, Afrohouse, & Techouse, putting into the mix all types of music and creating a fresh spin on African - Caribbean - Latin - Middle-Eastern - Bangla to current, old school, Hip-Hop, R&B, Soul & Funk. As a world Music Coup DJ he also makes his own beats and remixes.

The Adventures of Taffy Longvue - Don't Tell Mama
October 22, 2017 - New York

That maven of fabulousness is back! Robin Westle, the creator, producer and host of the successful recurring benefit series, Robin's Nest, is thrilled to be returning with her solo entertainment, The Adventures of Taffy Longvue, a show about finding your own FABULOUSNESS. Taffy is Robin's inner drag persona, the playful side of Westle, who made her boffo debut in February 2017 to critical acclaim. Now the in-demandTaffy has even more to share about her life's mission – fabulosity for all! The Adventures of Taffy Longvue is a joyous, positive entertainment, featuring glorious music from Sondheim to Duncan Shiek to Lady Gaga to the Spice Girls, with fabulous backup singing by Megan Dom and Rin Allen. In contrast to Westle's very popular philanthropically-based Robin's Nestcabaret shows, which support the HelpUsAdopt organization, The Adventures of Taffy Longvueis an exploration of the very personal side of Westle. "The name Taffy Longvue came out of a conversation I had with a friend about a drag show I'd just seen," she reveals. That exchange was about finding your own drag name. Out of that, an idea began to take form. "The more I thought about that conversation," Westle adds,... (read more)

Brooklyn Oktoberfest - Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse
Through October 22, 2017 - Brooklyn

Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse (73 West Street) featuring the Reinheits Boten brands of German craft beer. The weekend-long festival, in conjunction with MF Events NYC and Eventum, brings German-born Brauhaus owner Doug Hager’s expertise hosting the best and the biggest Oktoberfest in Philadelphia to Brooklyn, NY. With five sessions, each open to as many as 1,000 revelers, guests will enjoy rare and limited imported German beers from the Reinheits Boten, plus traditional German fare from chef-author Jeremy Nolen and exciting live musical performances from world-class acts, including: Alex Meixner Band, The Heimatklange Band and The Bratwurst Boys. Brooklyn Oktoberfest will kick off at 7 p.m. on Friday, October 20, with five sessions available: • Fri 10/20 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. • Sat 10/21 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. • Sun 10/22 12 noon – 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Two tickets will be available (click to purchase): • General Admission ($40 per person) – includes entry, and a first liter of beer; food is available on a pay-as-you-go basis, and includes table service. GA does not guarantee a seat. • Reserved Seating ($45 per person) – includes entry, a first liter of b... (read more)

Free Beer Tastings at Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C - Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C
Through October 31, 2017 - NEW YORK

Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C. - the only bar that stretches across the north balcony of the iconic Grand Central Terminal. Every Tuesday throughout October, MJ’s is offering 1 HOUR OF FREE BEER. Check out the tasting schedule below. With over 750,000 people passing through the Terminal daily, we know guests and beer drinkers from all over will enjoy the people-watching as much as we do. Views from the balcony also include the constellation-embellished cerulean blue ceiling which paints the sky for the stunning Beaux-Arts main concourse with Grand Central’s famous clock and stories-high windows. Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C. is as legendary as Mr. 23 himself. Conveniently located inside Grand Central Terminal, guests can expect a dining experience that is unmatched to the standards of a legend. The classic yet contemporary steakhouse, the first to open after the total refurbishing of the terminal in 1998, rewards allegiance to prestigious train travel—ironically in keeping with the establishment’s surroundings. The dining room stretches across the north balcony, with an enclosed wood-paneled private room and additional spaces for special events. Perfectly ch... (read more)

Free Beer Tastings at Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C - MIchael Jordan's Steak House N.Y.C.
Through October 31, 2017 - New York

Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C. – The Beer Series Join Us Tuesday Evenings from 6pm-7pm For Select Tastings of Beers from Around the World. A Beer Ambassador Will Be On Hand to Discuss Style and Flavor Profiles. Complimentary Hors d’ oeuvres September 26th Blue Point Pumpkin Ale Blue Point Octoberfest Long Island BLUE POINT PUMPKIN ALE Ourgolden orange-colored Pumpkin Ale is brewed with pumpkin and spices to produce a delicious taste of fall. This mild ale has little bitterness and a malty backbone. The spicy characteristics take the lead in this roasty beer and its tremendous depth of character will keep you warm during the fall season. BLUE POINT OCTOBERFEST Originally brewed a couple hundred years ago to celebrate the betrothal of the Crown Prince of Bavaria, we’re helping keep the tradition alive by brewing Oktoberfest every fall for our most royal/loyal followers. October 3rd Goose Island Octoberfest Goose Island Honkers Ale Chicago, Il GOOSE ISLAND IPA India Pale Ale recalls a time when ales shipped from England to India were highly hopped to preserve their distinct taste during the long journey. The result is a hop lover’s dream with a fruity a... (read more)

Somms and Sliders: Where New York’s Burgers meet the best of Napa Valley - NYC Restaurants
Through November 05, 2017 - New York City

Burgers are the quintessential all-American dish, so it only makes sense that the perfect pairing should be an all-American wine… From October 20 to November 5, Somms and Sliders is teaming up with top restaurants for a city-wide takeover to showcase New York’s ultimate burgers, expertly paired with Napa Valley wines by the best and brightest sommeliers the five boroughs have to offer. Restaurants from top fine dining, to high-end casual restaurants, to steak houses, to wine bars and craft burger chains, are all participating in this epic campaign all over Manhattan. Don’t miss your opportunity to partake in the best burger and wine duos in NYC! For more information about Somms and Sliders please visit *Participating restaurants include: 21 Club Aureole Bedford and Co. Bowery Meat Company Charlie Palmer Steak City Vineyard City Winery Corkbuzz Wine Studio Crimson & Rye Emmy Squarred Harold’s Meats + Three Morell’s Wine Bar & Café Murray’s Cheese Schnipper’s Stanton Social The Smith Tribeca Grill Vandal

Linda Glick Debuts Teach me Tonight - Pangea Restaurant & Supper Club
Through November 10, 2017 - NY

Singer Linda Glick has been described as "full of grace and dignity, leavened by a touch of continental cynicism" (Backstage, Eric Haagensen). She will unveil her newest cabaret show, "Teach Me Tonight," from October 18 to November 10 at Pangea Restaurant & Supper Club, 178 Second Ave. (betw. 11th & 12th Streets). The evening features an eclectic program combining new works with classics and signature songs by Charles Aznavour, Alberto Manzanero and others. Musical director is Ian Herman. "Teach Me Tonight" addresses the theme that we are both teacher and student in the theater of life. The question remains: who is the teacher and who is the student? Ms. Glick, a sassy and seasoned redhead, takes her audience on a joyous musical and emotional adventure that is spiced with humor, history and personal anecdotes, drawing from her past experience as a NYC junior high school teacher of French and Spanish. The song list includes original material co-written by Glick and her longtime Musical Director Ian Herman, signature French and Spanish selections by Charles Aznavour and Alberto Manzanero, contemporary songs by Randy Newman, Janis Ian, Billy Joel and others, and iconic classics by Noe... (read more)

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