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Nightlife in New York City This Weekend - May 17-May 19

May 13, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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New York City is the ideal metropolis for night owls wanting to stay out late long past the setting of the sun. From evening shows and late night performances to bustling bars and packed nightclubs, find exactly what you're looking for on City Guide's weekend nightlife guide to New York City.

Brooklyn Bridge Dance Party - Stout NYC FiDi
May 17, 2019 - New York

Get ready for a crazy night you'll never forget! The party starts in Manhattan, where you'll take the subway to Brooklyn. This is not your normal train ride! Two channels of music bumping non-stop as your tour guide/MC teaches you about NYC. When you arrive in Brooklyn, you'll take the party to the iconic Brooklyn Bridge as you walk/dance/sing and party all the way back to your final bar destination!

Beer Garden Silent Disco Party - Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
May 17, 2019 - Queens

Summer is upon us and Quiet Events is back at Bohemian Beer Garden! Join us as the weather gets warmer and the parties get hotter. Our 3 live DJs always bring the best vibes and even better jams. This event will be outside if the weather’s on our side! Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night: DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&B Your Experience Includes: • A Pair of Quiet Events Headphones • Glow in the Dark Gear • 3 Live DJ’s battling for your attention Special notes: • 21+ • Rain or Shine • Dress Code: Casual What to bring: • Valid ID • You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. • No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door. How it works: When you arrive you’ll receive a pair of special wireless headphones. You can adjust the volume and choose between up to three DJ’s with a flip of a switch. Each headset has a color LED that shows what channel you are listening to. It’s super social; you’re in control of the ... (read more)

Beer Garden Silent Disco Party - Bohemian Beer Garden
May 17, 2019 - Queens

Now that summer is upon us, head out to the garden! Quiet Events brings a Silent Disco to New York City's Bohemian Beer Garden in Queens. Three live DJs will be spinning Top 40 dance hits, '80s to 2K throwbacks and hip-hop/R&B. Everyone gets a headset, from which you can choose your music and adjust the volume with the flip of a switch. Sync up with your fellow dancers by noting the LED color panel on their headphone. There's no loud music that you have to talk over, and no ringing in your ears when you leave! Don't miss this massive Quiet Clubbing party that brings together hundreds of people singing and dancing and vibing in the warm summer air.

Pianist Steve Ash - Mezzrow Jazz Club
May 17, 2019 - New York

Join pianist Steve Ash for our after hours set.

Quiet Clubbing Events - Bohemian Beer Garden
May 17, 2019 - Queens

This prime clubbing spot we exploit because of NYC's noise ordinance on loud music after 10pm, but NOT TONIGHT! The party kicks off at 10pm when the headphones go on and DJs take the stage. They'll be spinning everything to keep you singing, drinking and dancing till 2am! Never been to a Quiet Clubbing Event? Watch our YouTube video to learn why everyone is talking about it. Age: 21+

Rosé Terrace - Launch Party - Mondrian Terrace
May 17, 2019 - New York

To kick off the season, Rosé Terrace is hosting a launch party on Friday, May 17th from 5-8pm. Each $60 ticket includes bottomless pours of rosé from Chateau de Berne and Ultimate Provence,and rosé specialty cocktails, live DJ, photo booth, and exclusive access to "la vie en rose" overlooking Park Avenue South and East 30th Street. Tickets can be purchased at Pose for photos in front of the flower wall or the rosé tower as you sip on refreshing glasses of rosé or specialty cocktails, and take in the breathtaking views of the sun setting over the Manhattan skyline. With both indoor and outdoor seating, Rosé Terrace is the perfect spot for after work drinks, weekend get togethers, and pre-dinner wine time during the warmer summer months.

Pianist Jon Davis - Mezzrow Jazz Club
May 18, 2019 - New York

Join pianist Jon Davis for our after-hours set.

Dance Party at Ravel Penthouse - The Ravel Hotel
May 18, 2019 - Long Island City

Come dance the night away while gazing at breathtaking views of the New York City skyline at the Saturday Night Dance Party at Ravel Penthouse in Long Island City, Queens If you buy five tickets for a group of five ladies, you can call 347-592-0300 to make a reservation and receive free champagne. Birthday Packages are available for an additional charge and include champagne bottle service, round of shots, cupcakes and hookah. Additional fees may apply. For events with a discounted price, no coupon or promo code is necessary to purchase tickets.

Saturday Night Party Cruise: Sail Your Cares Away - Hornblower Yachts - New York Pier 40
May 18, 2019 - New York

Escape on a mini-getaway without straying too far from the city lights on a three-hour cruise aboard a yacht. This weekend party on the Hudson River features a dance floor with Top 40 and rock music served up by a live DJ, and a cash bar where you can order your favorite cocktails. Enjoy the bash down below or head up to the top deck for great views of the spectacular New York skyline, the Statue of Liberty and more.

RSVP at Arlo - Arlo Soho
Through May 18, 2019 - New York City

WHO: New York based producers Jason Jude Hill and Daniel Sears of GrumpyFilms & Productions are announcing May 2019 RSVP at Arlo dates with a brand new line-up. WHAT: The Real Sexy Variety Party, RSVP at Arlo is a sexy evening of performances featuring a cross section of New York City talent over a fast-paced 90 minutes. RSVP at Arlo is an out-of-the-box variety show providing intimate/immersive entertainment. The venue combines a chic, welcoming atmosphere with design-forward spaces for a one-of-a-kind experience that makes audience members and performers all part of the party. The May 17-18 line up is below. Hosted By DARA JEMMOTT (Witty Stand-Up) With performances by: ONLIEST (Tight-Harmony Blues Twins) GASTOR ALMONTE (story-centric comedy) VENATRIX (Provocative Burlesque) more sparkle yet to be announced!

Innervisions New York at Knockdown Center May 17th - Knockdown Center
Through May 18, 2019 - Queens

After a stellar 2018 which saw Innervisions touch down in Miami, Beirut, London, Moscow, Marrakech, Barcelona, and Paris, the prestigious label will make a rare trip across the pond for its New York debut taking over Knockdown Center on Friday, May 17 from 9pm-5am. With visionary label heads Âme (DJ) and Dixon leading the night’s proceedings with a special back-to-back DJ set, together they will bring along some of the most exciting names in underground dance music: critically-acclaimed DJ Koze, fast-rising star Trikk and French talent, Jennifer Cardini. Joining the ranks of some of the biggest festival brands in the world that have hosted the highly-regarded label such as Amsterdam Dance Event, The BPM Festival, and Sónar Festival, Knockdown Center is honored to present talent from one of the underground’s finest imprints this spring. Founded in 2005 by visionaries Dixon (Steffen Berkhahn) and Âme (Frank Wiedemann and Kristian Beyer), Berlin-based label Innervisions has become one of the most influential voices in underground dance music over its 14 year history. Only releasing a handful of records per year, the label’s in-house talents, which include Âme, Dixon, Henri... (read more)

John Merrill & Friends - Mezzrow Jazz Club
May 19, 2019 - New York

Join guitarist John Merrill & friends for our after-hours set.

Desi Saturdays - Stage 48
Through May 19, 2019 - New York

Each & Every Saturday Night, come experience the Glamour & Glitz of Bollywood as you Mix, Mingle and Dance at New York City's Hottest Saturday Night DesiParty @ Stage48. Desi Saturdays is one high society DesiParty. Wow factor everywhere. Beautiful people, beautiful venue, beautiful ambiance, and did we mention beautiful people? High energy, amazing music and a packed house are just some of the traits of what you would expect at this weekly Bollywood party. This event is the talk of the town amongst young socialites. It's so exclusive it only takes place on Saturday Nights, and don't even try to dress down, because it is almost impossible to get in, but more importantly you would feel so out of place. So don your best, and you may just be lucky enough to party out on Saturdays Nights at Stage48!!

Sommeliers Choice Awards - South San Francisco Conference Centre
Through May 20, 2019 - South San Francisco

Sommeliers Choice Awards is an international wine competition within the United States that would be judged entirely by sommeliers only. The competition will focus exclusively on the needs of on premise establishments such as bars, restaurants, lounges and clubs, making this competition fundamentally different from any other wine competition within the U.S. The goal of the Sommeliers Choice Awards is simple: to provide experienced on premise buyers and sommeliers a valuable benchmark for understanding which wines would make a compelling addition to a wine list. Medals will be awarded to those wines that meet very specific judging criteria, with a goal of identifying wines that should become additions to restaurant wine lists. Wines will be judged according to criteria such as how well they pair with food items in addition to their overall versatility. Highest marks will be awarded to wines that provide value for money at their respective price points. Judges know the trade prices of each wine as they are judging each flight. Hence the winning wines would be the one that would score the highest for its quality, typicity, value, and packaging. Key Dates: Domestic Registration... (read more)

Burger and Cocktails at Geoffrey Zakarian’s Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort - Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort
Through May 25, 2019 - Hollywood

Geoffrey Zakarian’s Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort welcomes guests to experience the delicious, The Point Royal Ugly Burger, which features Dry-Aged Double Patty, Bread and Butter Pickles, Aged American Cheese and Remoulade. Guests could also indulge in the Parmesan Crusted Potatoes with Sea Salt and Rosemary as well as Hand-Crafted Cocktails including the Royal Blood with Plymouth Gin, Strawberry Coulis and Vermouth, and Rum-Passion Fizz with Aged Rum, Passion Fruit, Lime Zest and Soda. About Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort Point Royal is a Coastal American restaurant and bar by celebrity chef, restaurateur and television star Geoffrey Zakarian. In keeping with Geoffrey’s reputation for producing some of the country’s most relevant restaurants, he created Point Royal exclusively for the Diplomat Resort. With an accessible, modern take on a seaside restaurant, the indoor-outdoor venue features the property’s only raw bar and a menu featuring the full gamete of Zakarian's Coastal American cuisine. Complimented by a center bar focused on fresh juice based cocktails and the largest wine list on property, Point Royal delivers a lively bustling environment an... (read more)

Bottomless Cocktails at Geoffrey Zakarian’s Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort - Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort
Through May 25, 2019 - Hollywood

Geoffrey Zakarian’s Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort welcomes guests to indulge in their new The Royal Brunch Menu featuring Bottomless Cocktails from Lillet Spritzer. On Sunday, May 5th, guests will enjoy The Royal Brunch along with cocktail samples from Lillet Spritzer, being offered from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM. Radio personality Michelle Fay of Y100 will also be at Point Royal, giving away goodies. The new drink joins a roster of more than 30 other bottomless beverages served at The Royal Brunch. Each Sunday, The Royal Brunch features dishes such as House Made Pastries, delicious Specialty Egg dishes, and Tasty Morning Hashes. Guests could also choose from Seasonal Salads, Fresh Fruits, Dips, and Freshly Baked Bread. The Butcher’s Table also serves savory options and decadent meats such as Fried Chicken, Shrimp and Grits, and Mac and Cheese!

Manhattan Hip Hop vs. Reggae Party Cruise Yacht party - Skyport Marina
Through June 23, 2019 - New York

Friday June 22nd, 2018 – NYC Hip Hop vs. Reggae Yacht Party at Skyport Marinas Jewel Yacht located at East 23rd st & FDR Drive 10010 NY (347) 592-0300. Music by NYC Hottest Djs! Tickets 20$! Boarding 11:45pm, Sailing after midnight! The Only Hip Hop vs. Reggae cruise to be in NYC...Jewel Yacht! (347) 592-0300 info/tickets YACHT PARTIES IN NY - NY'S HOTTEST – YACHT NIGHT PARTY NYC HIP HOP VS. REGGAE CRUISE! The Only Boat Party to be in NY... Skyport Marina Jewel Yacht East 23rd st & FDR Drive 10010 (347) 592-0300 NYC HIP HOP VS. REGGAE BOAT PARTY! 1 DAY - 1 EXCLUSIVE EVENT! MUSIC BY NYC HOTTEST DJS AT SKYPORT MARINA JEWEL YACHT PARTY, NEW YORK!! TICKETS JUST $20 FOR TICKET WHICH INCLUDES:ADMISSION TO THE BOAT SAILING INFO:Boarding Starts at 11:45pm (highly recommend getting there at 10:00pm to avoid long lines & confusion), Sails after midnight. Boat Returns at approximately 4am. For tickets info, birthday parties, table reservations please call (347) 592-0300 or simply log onto Also you can email us at [email protected]

Trivia with Broadly Entertaining - Craft Culture
Through July 25, 2019 - Ridgewood

Join Broadly Entertaining's co-founder Jamie every Thursday for the best trivia night in Ridgewood! With more formats and better content than you might expect from a standard trivia night, Broadly Entertaining offers you a chance to showcase your knowledge while learning about the badasses your history books left out. Offering Q&A, visual handouts, sound rounds, fill-in-the-blank, interpret the haiku, and more, every week's brand new set of 50 questions keeps you on your toes while the beer flows and the points grow! Grand Prize for the highest scoring team is $25 off your next visit to Craft Culture, while second place wins a free appetizer. Not a high scoring team? Not a problem! We have prizes galore for Funniest Wrong Answer, Best Drawings, Most Team Spirit, and more. Plus it's Thirsty Thursday and you can buy your team some points just for buying yourself some delicious draft beers! This trivia night is for beer nerds, broads of every gender, and New York City locals looking to spice up their pre-weekend routine. COME PARTY WITH US!

Dance Party at Ravel Penthouse - The Ravel Hotel
Through July 27, 2019 - Long Island City

Come dance the night away while gazing at breathtaking views of the New York City skyline at the Saturday Night Dance Party at Ravel Penthouse in Long Island City, Queens If you buy five tickets for a group of five ladies, you can call 347-592-0300 to make a reservation and receive free champagne. Birthday Packages are available for an additional charge and include champagne bottle service, round of shots, cupcakes and hookah. Additional fees may apply. For events with a discounted price, no coupon or promo code is necessary to purchase tickets.

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